Bangalore, Feb. 14, 2019, 9 a.m. - Feb. 14, 2019, 6:30 p.m.

26/C Hosur Road Electronics City Phase 1 Bengaluru, KA 560100

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IIITB has been conducting itsResearch & Innovation Conference (RISE)every year for the past 2 years during the month of Feb. This year again, the 3rd edition of RISE Conferenceis scheduled between14-16 Feb 2019 at IIITB Campus.

RISE, as an acronym, stands for Research, Innovation, Society & Entrepreneurship and thisconference is intended to showcase IIITB's focus & contribution across these 4 dimensions.

The IMACX Nova, 14th Feb

Our role is to create "Responsible Citizens of the Future" - develop the right mindset for young innovators / students to engage with the world.

The IMACX Summit, 15th Feb

The focus of our 2019 IMACX Summit is in the area ofsolutions - the intersection of Technology and Society.The Summit intends to bringunder one roof various stakeholders - startups, corporate tech labs, civic leaders and IIIT-B researchers - for possible collaboration and to address the pressing challenges faced by our society, through research-led social innovations.

The IMACX Open Studio, 16th Feb

There will be studio demo sessions wherein start-upsand faculty members interact on thepossibilities of exploring collaborations inInnovationand solutions to some of the target problems in theSociety.These sessions are also aimed atbuildingEntrepreneurshippotential at the Institute. There will be demos and posters by venturesthat are being nurtured in the IMACX Studios.

The event is open to all who wish to explore IIIT-B as a venue for Research-led Innovation & Entrepreneurship.More details about IMACX @ IIITB are available at -.

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RISE 2019 SCHEDULE(Tentative)

Day 1 (14th FEB) Schedule

09:00 - 10:00Registration & Networking


  • Welcome Address:

  • Lamp Lighting

  • Opening Remarks:

  • Inaugural Address: "Responsible Citizens of the Future",

  • IMACX Keynote Address: "My Experiments with Entrepreneurship",

  • Research Keynote Address: "My Experiments with Research",

  • Tea Break


  • Opening Remarks: "Future Beckons - Student Run Ventures",
  • Launch: "NOVA: Innovation Studio & Entrepreneurship Cell",
  • Innovate with UK: Theme - To be Announced
  • Networking Lunch
  • Innovate with France: Theme - To be Announced
  • Tea Break
  • Students' Pitch on Innovation Challenge

    Day 2 (15th FEB) Schedule

    09:00 - 10:00Registration & Networking

    10:00 - 11:15INAUGURAL SESSION

    • Welcome Remarks:

    • Inaugural Address: "A Decade of Sustained Innovation",

    • IMACX Keynote Address: "Sustainable, Scalable, Impactful",

    • Launch: "MINRO Experience & Briefing Centre for Innovations & Startups",

    • Tea Break

    11:15 - 12:15PANEL DISCUSSION: Machine Learning for Good

    • Moderator:

    • Ziroh Labs

    • Neridio Systems

    • HealtheLife

    • New Age Analytics

    • VideoKen

    12:15 - 13:15PANEL DISCUSSION: Conversational Interfaces (Bots, Voice) for Good

    • Moderator:

    • NSmiles

    • VisionEmpower

    • Friends for Inclusion

    • FiboTalk

    • Stupa IT

    13:15 - 14:00Networking Lunch

    14:00 - 15:00PANEL DISCUSSION: Video (Live & Interactive, AR /VR) for Good

    • Moderator:

    • HyperReality

    • City Surveillance

    • Giftolexia

    • SMR Automotive

    • Dewdas Tech

    15:00 - 15:15Tea Break

    15:15 - 16:15PANEL DISCUSSION: Platforms for Good

    • Moderator:

    • CulKey

    • NpBridge

    • SunvAI


    • GreenDZine

    16:15 - 17:00PLENARY SESSION

    • Interaction with Distinguished Guests from CGI, Accenture, Samsung, HPE-Aruba, Mphasis, IBM, Sonata, Bangalore Press and Others

    • Closing Remarks,

    Day 3 (16th FEB) Schedule

    09:00 - 10:00Registration & Networking

    10:00 - 11:15INAUGURAL SESSION

    • Welcome Remarks:

    • Opening Remarks:

    • RISE Conference Keynote Address:

    • Tea Break

    11:15 - 15:30 Open Studio

    • Opening Remarks: "IMACX Studios",

    • Open Studio: Demo of Startup & Student Innovations

    • Networking Lunch

    • Open Studio: Demo of Startup & Student Innovations

    • Tea Break

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