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Biplab Adhya

Biplab Adhya

Managing Partner, Wipro Ventures;
Board Advisor, Altizon

Maximizing returns on Industrial IoT investment – Doing IoT the Right Way

Abstract

Learn where is the ROI in smart manufacturing and what are the key challenges for achieving ROI. We will share best practices and a walk through of a digital transformation journey.

Bio

Biplab is the Managing Partner of Wipro Ventures, the corporate investment arm of Wipro Technologies, an $8B technology services firm for Global 1000 enterprises.

Wipro Ventures is a $100M fund that invests in artificial intelligence, open source software, Internet of Things, Big Data, and other emerging technology areas of strategic relevance to Wipro. The fund was started by Wipro in early 2015 with the goal of participating in the innovation ecosystem, establishing strategic partnerships with early-stage startups, offering those innovative and differentiated solutions to Wipro’s customers, and thereby delivering strategic and financial returns to Wipro. Biplab serves as a board observer for Altizon Systems, Demisto, IntSights and Tricentis.

Prior to this position, Biplab held several operating roles, primarily in the enterprise applications services domain at Wipro and other global corporations. He earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science and engineering from IIT Kharagpur, India, and an MBA with concentration in finance and systems from IIM Bangalore, India. He is a certified Six Sigma Green Belt and a Kauffman Fellow.