NIBM 2017


10 May 2017

Grand Hotel Amrâth Kurhaus The Hague, The Netherlands

Registration is now open for the 11th edition of the Netherlands India Business Meet (NIBM) with this year’s theme: Tomorrow’s Business – TODAY! The NIBM is organized in cooperation with HCL and co-sponsored by ING and Municipality of the Hague.

The NIBM will take place on the 10th of May at the Grand Hotel Amrath Kurhaus from 12:00 – 19:30.

A number of breakout sessions are set with remarkable speakers who are market leaders in business innovations. The breakout sessions are:

We are honoured to have an internationally renowned keynote speaker, trend watcher and futurist – Mr. Richard van Hooijdonk at this year’s NIBM. He presents the weekly radio program ‘Mindshift’ on BNR news radio as well as working together with RTL television. Mr. van Hooijdonk will give us an oversight of upcoming trends in various sectors and pin point where he sees the future of innovation.

This will be followed by Mr. Mani Nagasundaram (SVP & Head of Application Business FS) at HCL Technologies Ltd. who will be giving us a deep dive in “Innovation and Digital Transformation in the 21st Century Enterprise” in the preliminary session.

Mr. Michel Rademaker will be taking over the podium to give us an insight on what to expect from the breakout session of “Data is the new oil”. Mr. Rademaker is the Deputy Director of The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies (HCSS) who will be addressing the topic of “Big Data: What does it mean for tomorrow’s business and Big Data and Security, Responsible by Design”.

The plenary session – Impact investing in India for social development, will be moderated by Sarbani Bhattacharya (Partner Financial Services – KPMG). This plenary session will attempt to showcase some fantastic efforts made to boost human development in India as well as discuss the financial aspects of making sustainable social impact in an economy of 1,2 billion people. The panel of eminent persons in the field will briefly share their experiences followed by a discussion thrown open to the house.

We will be commencing the day with The Netherlands India Business Café giving attendees and participants the opportunity to connect and network at “Hotspots” based on the themes set around the breakout sessions. The Netherlands India Business Café allows optimized networking opportunities between individuals with similar business interests and subject matter experts.

For a full overview and more information of the programme can be found on our Programme 2017 page.

Registration is now open for NIBM: Tomorrow’s Business – TODAY!* Space is limited so don’t miss the opportunity to be a part of tomorrow’s business.

*Registration for this event is mandatory and is free for all NICCT members, guests of our sponsors and speakers. Non-NICCT members will be invoiced €50.- ex. VAT for attendance of this event which is non-refundable.