The session will talk about the technologies that are supporting retail growth and making the industry more organised with technologies like AI/Data Analytics, Twin Digital, AR and VR.
A Professor in Department of Fashion Technology at NIFT Delhi, his key areas of expertise include technology for Cutting-Sewing-Finishing, Industrial Engineering, Computer Integrated Manufacturing and Supply Chain Management. A visionary in development, application and management of technology in apparel manufacturing, he started his career with a private garment manufacturing enterprise in 1991. A prolific contributor to technology articles in various apparel industry journals, he has written books and presented papers in various national and international conferences.
With more than 20 years of sales experience across IBM, Xerox and O&M, he is presently the India/South Asia Leader for Watson Data & AI Platforms at IBM with focus on strategy, sales, marketing, technical sales and partnerships. Among his several skills are his remarkable CXO level customer-handling skills in addition to his agility in accommodating to the customer's needs, adding value to both sides. His outlook in sales, strategy, new ventures, business development & innovation has made him a great leader and equally a great mentor in the industry.