What not to miss at YourStory 2021 MSME India summit: grand finale
The all-virtual grand finale, lasting 10 days YourStory 2021 MSME India Summit is finally here! After a week of exciting round tables, it’s time to raise the curtain on the third edition of YourStory’s flagship event presented by Lenovo and Intel, and co-sponsored by AWS and TransUnion CIBIL.
The Grand Finale features a moving range of speakers, fireside discussions, workshops, panel discussions, master classes and much more.
The third edition of the annual summit brings together all the conversations around the MSME sector in one place.
Track 1 of the Grand Final will bring together entrepreneurs from the biggest Indian brands in panel discussions on topics such as how new age consumer brands are surfing the second wave of COVID-19, and how to scale businesses and manage cash flow. Some industry stakeholders will also share their thoughts on policy and programs needed to revive MSMEs.
This track also includes a series of fireside talks and guest speakers, including personalities like Harshala Chandorkar, chief operating officer of CIBIL TransUnion; Ashish Sikka, SMB and Channel Director at Lenovo India; and B Raghavendran, Head of the SME segment at Amazon Internet Services.
they will discuss how MSMEs can take advantage of technology, become crisis proof through deploy intelligence-led strategies, and much more.
The second track will bring together industry experts to discuss how MSMEs can develop national and global skills by building and developing their IT infrastructure.
Additionally, CEOs, CTOs and other executives from top brands will come together to discuss how small and medium-sized businesses can ride the D2C wave in India in a round table entitled “Digital solutions and IT needs to sustain your business. “
Vikas Saraogi, Vice-President, Merchant Acceptance; and Sujay Vasudevan, Vice President, Cyber and Intelligence Solutions of the South Asian Division of MasterCard will lead masterclasses on payment acceptance solutions for MSMEs and how digital payments can be made securely.
Additionally, Meghna Suryakumar, Founder and CEO of Crediwatch, will share her take on how MSMEs can weave growth stories based on intelligent and analytical insights.
Track 3 has a mix of speakers from government, business and other segments.
Vineeta Hariharan, The Head of Assisted Missions, Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Government of India, will discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the sector and its recovery path during a fireside conversation with Dipti Nair, Editor-in-Chief, Your story.
This track also has an exciting range of panel discussions that will cover broad themes such as the ease of doing business, job creation, solving financing and cash flow issues, how SMEs can unlock their potential through cloud computing, among others.
The fourth track will offer a recap of all the panel discussions held at YourStory’s 2021 India MSME Summit over the past week.
Don’t miss the opportunity to attend the event and listen to all the insightful discussions. If you have not yet registered for the Grand Final, Click here.