Thinkubator - Innovation Accelerated

Open your imagination to the art of the possible.

Join us at the first edition of Thinkubator in India.

Artificial Intelligence is already transforming how companies do business, manage customer relationships and stimulate groundbreaking innovation. With our passion for technology, we are enthused to have partnered with Microsoft and bring to you the Thinkubator Intelligence Experience model encompassing new digital technologies to life, such as AI, Blockchain and Cognitive Services, by rapidly building prototypes that deliver real business value.

We understand the transformation choices you have to make to innovate with speed and get to market fast. With Cognitive services and Chatbots now coming of age, the Thinkubator program creates practical application of artificial intelligence making it economically realizable.
Meet our eminent global and Indian innovation experts as we showcase digital innovations relevant to our customers’ business initiatives.

CTO, CIO, Heads of Innovation – looking for business value experimentation and productivity improvements.

Head of Sales, Marketing, Operations and Customer Experience seeking more effective customer engagement and retention with new technologies. 

Our 4-step, 6-week, innovative ‘Thinkubator’ program is designed to get your ideas to market quickly. 

Witness practical application of artificial intelligence.

  • Understand how AI can be leveraged today
  • Examples of AI solutions to real-world business problems
  • Explore our 4-step, 6-week, innovative Thinkubator program
  • Listen to Innovation experts and best practices of our customers

10:00 am - 10:30 am Registrations
10:30 am - 10:40 am Welcome address
10:40 am - 11:20 am Business Value Experimentation Michiel Boreel, Global CTO, Sogeti
11:20 am - 12:00 pm Roundtable on Innovation CXOs
12:00 pm - 12:15 pm Tea / Coffee Break
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm Microsoft Cognitive Services and Demo Monojit Datta, Technology Specialist, App Innovation, Microsoft India
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2:15 pm - 2:45 pm Thinkubator Model explained Michiel Boreel, Global CTO, Sogeti
2:45 pm - 3:15 pm Intelligent Experience Thinkubator Vijay Raghani, SogetiLabs Technology Expert
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Innovation made real @ Dubai Holding Neetan Chopra, SVP and Group CTO, Dubai Holding
3:45 pm - 4:00 pm Tea / Coffee break
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Innovation – Indian context Customer speak - India
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm Closing keynote: Real is the new Fake Sander Duivestein, Strategic Advisor on Disruptive Innovations, Sogeti
5:00 pm onwards Wrap up and cocktails

michiel boreelMichiel Boreel, Global CTO, Sogeti

Michiel has worked in the IT Industry for over 21 years and since 2007 has held the role of Chief Technology Officer with Sogeti. He is also a part of the Management Board of Sogeti Group globally.

Michiel started his IT career at a company now owned by Sogeti advising about the reverse engineering of legacy information systems and migration estimation methods. Adding commercial responsibilities, he worked for a couple of years as an account manager for clients in the financial and telecom industry. Now in the role of CTO, he is contributing to the innovation in the group.

After two years of advisory work on large scale restructuring of both public and private firms, he made the transition towards the information technology industry. Performing several assignments in systems programming and security he learned about the more technical side of the profession.

Based on his research and books, Michiel is often asked for his engaging and visionary speeches or in the role of Master of Ceremony at national and international events. Additionally, he works with many clients to create in-house innovation workshops where, through a strategic dialogue, emerging technologies are translated into specific business innovation opportunities.


Monojit DattaMonojit Datta, Technology Specialist, App Innovation, Microsoft India

Monojit has more than 15 years of experience in building end-to-end design and architecture for large-scale, critical applications across various platforms and domains.

He started his career with traditional client server application development for medium to large enterprises, building scalable, robust architecture for them. With the exponential book of Mobile innovation 10 years ago, Monojit shifted his focus towards creating cross-platform, omnichannel experience for the customers. Since then his key responsivity has been in designing Intelligent, Innovative yet secure solutions using Mobile and Cloud technologies.

In his current role in Microsoft, Monojit works closely with customers & partners to educate and help them in their App Innovation journey with various AI & Cognitive services on Azure and newest technology trends like Bots & Serverless. Monojit is passionate about doing research and creating various reusable tools & resources. He is an avid blogger where he writes about his work on these fields as well as delivers workshops and webinars in multiple forums.

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Date: November 20, 2018
Time: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel & Convention Center
Prestige Shantiniketan Hoodi, Whitefield
Bengaluru - 560 048

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