Digital Scale and Resilience along with intelligence will be the critical remits for organizations, as they blueprint their IT transformation journey for the coming times. Partners will have to be chosen keeping in mind the goals set by the CEO who is keen to build a secure, adaptive and agile IT that helps compete better in the new era. The third edition of GPX Marketplace Meet 2020 will focus on the role of multi cloud architecture in the transformation journey and importance of digital resilience.
Like the last year, the event will have GPX facilitated One-on-One meetings session between the ISPs, IXes, Telcos and OTTs in the afternoon; followed by the evening sessions of the Marketplace Meet. The keynote session will have insights on Multi Cloud adoption and Digital Resilience. Also, hear perspectives on different aspects of the growing Digital economy - from international OTT players on the challenges and plans for the Indian market, role of EDGE Data Centers, Interconnection and Internet Exchanges.
2:00 to 5:00 pm
One-on-One Bilateral Meetings
6:00 to 10:00 pm
Marketplace Event followed by Cocktails and Dinner
President & CEO, GPX Global Systems, Inc
Nick is the Founder of GPX Global Systems, Inc. and currently serves as its President & CEO. GPX is a private carrier neutral Internet Data Center provider focused on emerging markets within the Middle East and South Asia. GPX has two data centers in Mumbai, India, and two data centers in Cairo, Egypt (www.gpxglobal.net). GPX is recognized as the leading provider of carrier neutral collocation in both markets.
Prior to GPX Nick was President and CEO of MFN/AboveNet where he was responsible for the company’s global business across North America, Europe, and Asia. During his tenure at MFN/AboveNet he evolved the company‘s strategy to include new classes of services such as WaveChannel, Gigabit Ethernet and IP/Optical services to sell to enterprise and carrier customers. Nick also developed the companies Internet Services business to expand the value of the company‘s fiber assets to include IP bandwidth services and Internet Data Centers. He did this through the acquisition of companies such as AboveNet Communications, MIBH, and PAIX.
Group Vice President, Domain Research Group, IDC Asia/Pacific
Avneesh Saxena is the Group Vice President heading the Domain Research Group in IDC Asia/Pacific, which includes the entire technology landscape from edge to the cloud.
With over 20 years of research and market analysis experience in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT), Avneesh is reputed to be one of the region's foremost opinion leaders in understanding and explaining the impact of digital transformation on core technology trends. Avneesh is a frequent keynote speaker and panelist at industry events and global conferences. His views on the Asia/Pacific hardware industry have been quoted in most leading regional and trade publications such as CNBC, Bloomberg, South China Morning Post, Business Times, the Hong Kong Economic Journal, Asia Computer Weekly, Computer World and Computer Times.
Director – Strategic Partnerships; India at ByteDance
Aish Sinha is Director of Strategic Partnerships – India at ByteDance. He leads ByteDance’s telco, OEM & user growth related partnerships and strategic investments in India for TikTok and other products.
Prior to ByteDance he was with Vodafone Idea. Earlier in his career he was a technology investment banker focused on the IT services and consumer internet space. He holds a BS from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and MBA from Columbia Business School.
CEO, NIXI (National Internet Exchange of India)
Sanjay Goel is the Chief Executive Office of and the Joint Secretary, Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY), Government of India.
President, InterGlobix LLC., USA
Vinay Nagpal is a datacenter and connectivity leader and visionary with over 25 years of experience leading the development of products and technology solutions in datacenters with a strong focus on connectivity, terrestrial and subsea fiber.
Currently, Vinay is the President of InterGlobix LLC, a global consulting firm focused on the convergence of datacenters, subsea and terrestrial fiber. Vinay is also the Co-Founder and Member of the QTS Richmond NAP, a global Internet interconnection hub in Henrico Virginia offering the lowest-latency, highest-capacity subsea connectivity. Vinay is the Secretary and Executive Director of Internet Ecosystem Innovation Committee (IEIC), an independent committee formed to create new Internet nexus points around the world and promote Internet diversity. He also serves on the Leadership Board of NVTC Data Center & Cloud Committee, NVTC Executive Circle, PTC Membership Committee, SubOptic Diversity & Inclusion Working Group and on LINX NoVA Customer Advisory Board.