Corptive Research has recently launched a conference on Safe & Secure Workplaces with MitKat Advisory as the knowledge partner and Securitylink India as the official media partner. Organized on 14 February 2019 in Hotel Sheraton, New Delhi, the conference was a congregation of the security experts, consultants, industry experts and government officials under one common platform. Supported by the Forces Network, CRM Asia, GACS, Intelligensia, SECONA, Crisis Intelligence Community and BDO, the show saw participations from the leading security experts and delegates.
The show brought over 100 domestic and globally renowned brands, government officials, consultants and business experts. The visitor profile of the conference included professionals such as CSOs, admin heads, CIOs, facility heads, system integrators and dealers and distributors.
The theme of the conference was focused on the roles and challenges of CSOs in securing the workplaces of today and future. The speakers spoke on myriad of topics like ‘India’s national security policies in the age of uncertainty: its impact on business environment’, ‘Using Advanced Analytics and Contemporary Technologies to Defeat Bad Guys’, ‘Security – a view from the hospitality industry’, ‘Workforce 4.0 and Fourth Industrial
rector – Academics & Training, National Council for Hotel Management & Catering Technology, Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India; Gyanendra Kumar, Head HR, TCS CBO; S M Kumar, Co-founder & MD, MitKat Advisory; Gautam Nanda, Associate Partner, Business Advisory Services, Leader Aerospace, Defense and Security, BDO; Revolution Risks’, ‘Technology is disruptive and game-changing’, ‘Future orientation of CSOs,’ and so on.
The conference witnessed the presence and participation of eminent industry personalities including Nitin Gokhale, National Security Analyst, Author, CEO & Editor-in-Chief, Bharat Shakti; Maj Gen Ravi Chaudhary (Retd.), VSM; Priyadarshan Lakhawat, Dy. Di Dr Babu Lal, Ex Executive Director, BHEL; and Ranjeet Sinha, Associate Director, PwC India. The divergence of topics and the amalgamation of perspectives from various industries added to the palette of the causes and concerns of CSOs.
The panel moderators were industry stalwarts and the panels saw some heavy discussions. The speaker response was overwhelming and the panels saw participations from 7-8 renowned personalities on each panel. Moderating the panel were Sushil Pradhan, COO, MitKat Advisory; Rajesh Sharma, MD – IFM & Asset Services, Cushman & Wakefield; and Hima Bisht, Head – Training, MitKat Advisory. The panel saw participations from panelists from Nestle, Expedia, Reliance, Adani, McKinsey, Schneider Electric, Sterlite Power, Fortis Healthcare, Jaguar Security, and Delhi High Court, amongst others.
Besides the presentations, the participants had the opportunity to attend panel discussions. The conference was accompanied by a networking lunch and networking coffee event. The event was sponsored by Siemens and SLS group.