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A $50 Registration. Realizable Value Several Times Over!  Do Not Miss This Opportunity!  Register Now !!!

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Whether you are a professional aspiring to become a manager, a manager aspiring to become a C-level leader, early stage entrepreneur ready to launch your new company or a business owner ready to grow your company to the next level; there is something for each one of you at BMM BizCon 2017!

At BMM BizCon 2017, you will not only be able to meet and connect with people who will motivate and guide you to achieve your dreams but you will also be able to learn growth strategies for your career and business venture first hand!

BMM BizCon 2017 Theme: 21st Century Intelligent Mobility

Connectivity, urbanization and social changes are having a profound impact on future of personal mobility, transportation & the automobile. This will unravel another wave of innovation – similar to how internet revolutionized the information industry. Given the reach of this topic, we are expecting hundreds of professionals and 20+ speakers from multiple industries such as:

  • Auto industry and its related eco-system
  • Academicians & researchers
  • Government & regulatory authorities
  • Entrepreneurs & Investment community

Attendee Demographic:

  • $150,000 + Average Annual Income
  • More than 90% of the attendees have Post Graduate degrees from US Universities
  • 12% of the attendees are CEOs & Entrepreneurs
  • 20% attendees are Doctors
  • 65% attendees are Engineers and IT professionals
  • 10 or more nationalities and countries represented

BMM BizCon 2017 offers three distinct tracks for you to pave a new way to achieve personal, professional and business growth.

Business-to-Business Bridge

Expand your Company’s horizon and get exposed to opportunities to expand the business, acquire new markets and partnership and create targeted networks.

Participate in the Business to Business Bridge track if your goal is to take your company to the next level of success through:

  • Targeted matchmaking that may lead to future partnerships
  • Information sessions with industry experts
  • Powerful Network and connections with a “Segment Focus”
  • Panel discussions with celebrated business leaders from India and USA
  • Opportunity to market your business
  • Networking with future JV partners, Mergers and Acquisitions, procurement leads

B2B attendees will take away newfound insights and key new connections for business growth. Sign up now to take the step in the right direction for your career and company!

BMM Shifting Gears

Change is the only constant in life and any positive change adds new energy in life. Be the change agent for your own life and take control of your career.

Participate in the Shifting Gears track if you aim to break monotony in your professional life, and take your career to the next level of success. Shifting Gears will provide you the following:

  • Professional guidance from industry’s leading panelists, their inspirational and motivational stories
  • Guided networking with professionals who have transformed their careers
  • Build new connections
  • Career blueprint roadmap for the next steps in your career
  • Hands-on career coaching workshops and connections with leaders who have done it before.
  • Tools to achieve your dreams

All this in a no-pressure, casual collaborative environment with people just like you and who have done it before. Sign up now to take the step in the right direction for your career!

Entrepreneurs Empowered

Success is when opportunity meets preparation & talent. Entrepreneurs Empowered, focused on entrepreneurship in technology based innovation, is a unique opportunity for to learn from masters, create business growth blue print.

Participate in the Entrepreneurs Empowered track if you are a early or first stage entrepreneur looking for an opportunity to:

  • Hone your business plan with mentoring from coaches
  • Discuss business models, marketing, sales, growth strategies and other relevant topics in power networking sessions
  • Gain insights and learn from accomplished and successful entrepreneurs / VCs / angel investors who will share their inspirational stories and what it took them to achieve their goals
  • Network with the investment community, business enablers and other successful entrepreneurs.

If you launched your entrepreneurial venture and are ready to take it on a growth path, sign up now to take the step in the right direction for your venture!

A $50 Registration. Realizable Value Several Times Over!  Do Not Miss This Opportunity!  Register Now !!!

BizCon 2017 Speakers

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Sachin Lawande

CEO of Visteon

Anand Deshpande - Founder, Managing Director - Persistent Systems

Anand Deshpande

CEO of Persistent

John Maddox - President and CEO of the American Center for Mobility

John Maddox

President and CEO of
the American Center for Mobility

Prabhakar Patil - Senior Advisor, Former CEO LG Chem Power Inc

Prabhakar Patil

CEO of LG Chem

Ralph Buckingham - Director - Connected, Autonomous Vehicle Testing at Intertek

Ralph Buckingham

Director – Connected, Autonomous
Vehicle Testing at Intertek

Rob Pasick - Professor, Executive COach, Psychologist

Robert Pasick

Executive Coach and Author

Kevin Suboski - EOS Implementer

Kevin Suboski

EOS Implementer

Dr. Diana Wong - Professor_ CEO _ President, Sensei Change Associates, LLC

Diana Wong

CEO of Sensei Change Associates

Ami Dotan - CEO _ Co-Founder Karamba Security

Ami Dotan

CEO & Co-Founder Karamba Security

Scott McCormick - President, Connected Vehicle Trade Association

Scott McCormick

President of Connected Vehicle
Trade Corporation

Matt Smith - ITS Program Administrator, Michigan Department of Transportation

Matt Smith

ITS Program Administrator at MDOIT

Kayo Remirez - Business Technology Consultant, Michigan Small Business Dev Center

Kayo Remirez

Business Technology Consultant
at State of Michigan Small
Business Development Center

Conference Agenda

Main Lobby, Ballroom Lobby
7:30 – 9:00 Registration, Breakfast, Exhibits, Networking
Ballroom A
9:00 – 10:00 Welcome Address
Bhushan Kulkarni, President and CEO of InfoReady Corp
(BMM BizCon Conference Chair)
Welcome to Michigan
Governor of Michigan’s Office
Keynote Panel: Career Transformation in Rapidly Changing World
Sachin Lawande, CEO of Visteon, and
Anand Deshpande, CEO of Persistent Systems
Agenda Review
Anu Gopalakrishnan, Sr. Product Manager Sirius XM Radio
(Master of Ceremony)
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee, Exhibits, Networking
Ballroom A Grand Gallery A & B Grand Gallery D & E
BMM Shifting Gears Entrepreneurs Empowered Business-to-Business Bridge
10:30 – 11:30 Learn from Masters
Moderator: Rob Pasick, CEO of Leaders Connect
Panelists:
– Sachin Lawande, CEO of Visteon
– Anand Deshpande, CEO of Persistent Systems
Learn from Masters
Moderator: Kevin Suboski, Entrepreneurial Operating System Implementer, Suboski and Co.
Panelists:
– Dr. Prabakar Patil, CEO of LG Chem Power
Panel Discussion:
Global Trends in Connected Mobility
Moderator: Anu Gopalkrishnan, Sr. Product Manager, Sirius XM Radio
Panelists: TBA
11:30 – 12:30 Understand your Strengths
Dr. Diana Wong, President, Sensei Change
Create roadmap to your Success. Understand short and long term challenges
Kevin Suboski, Entrepreneurial Operating System Implementer, Suboski and Co.
Panel Discussion: Transforming and Protecting the Future of Transportation
Moderator: Scott McCormick, President, Connected Vehicle Trade Association
Panelists: TBA
Ballroom Lobby
12:30 – 1:00
Lunch
Ballroom A
1:00 – 1:45 Future of Intelligent Mobility

John Maddox, CEO of American Center of Mobility

How the autonomous vehicle era will impact main street small business through the ripple effect
Keith Brophy, Michigan State Executive Director, Small Business Development Corporation (SBDC)
Keynote Panel: Smart City – Effect of 21st Century Intelligent Mobility on Real Estate Opportunities
Moderator: Avinash Rachmale, Chairman and CEO, Lakeshore Toltest Corp.
Panelists: Excellence Shelters
Ballroom Lobby
1:45 – 2:00 Networking Break
Ballroom A Grand Gallery A & B Grand Gallery D & E
BMM Shifting Gears Entrepreneurs Empowered Business-to-Business Bridge
2:00 – 2:45 World Cafe
Casual conversations on following table topics:
Table Topics:
– Social Media Skills
– Work the network
– Starting your own business
– Emotional Intelligence
– Building global business through persistence
– Journey from Engineer to CEO
– Journey from corporate world to entrepreneurship track
– Social entrepreneurship
World Cafe
Casual conversations on Practical Solutions to Real Problems (Part A):
Table Topics:
– Sales Design & Execution
– Marketing Strategy
– Design & Execution
– Financing Your Business
– Talent Acquisition & Talent Management
– Primary Market Research
– Culture and Leadership
– Strategy & Planning
– Technology Commercialization
World Cafe
Networking through table topics (Part A):
Table Topics:
– Challenges and opportunities in making connected vehicles safe, secure and reliable
– IoT (Internet of Things) and connected vehicles
– Intelligent transportation
– Big data, data analytics, deep learning
– Partnership potential of overseas companies with leading research universities
– Investment opportunities for overseas partners in early stage technology companies
– Autonomous cybersecurity
Ballroom Lobby
2:45 – 3:00 Coffee, Exhibits, Networking
Ballroom A Grand Gallery A & B Grand Gallery D & E
BMM Shifting Gears Entrepreneurs Empowered Business-to-Business Bridge
3:00 – 3:45 Create an Action Plan
Get an Accountability Partner
World Cafe
Casual conversations on Practical Solutions to Real Problems (Part B):
Table Topics:
– Sales Design & Execution
– Marketing Strategy
– Design & Execution
– Financing Your Business
– Talent Acquisition & Talent Management
– Primary Market Research
– Culture and Leadership
– Strategy & Planning
– Technology Commercialization
World Cafe
Networking through table topics (Part B):
Table Topics:
– Challenges and opportunities in making connected vehicles safe, secure and reliable
– IoT (Internet of Things) and connected vehicles
– Intelligent transportation
– Big data, data analytics, deep learning
– Partnership potential of overseas companies with leading research universities
– Investment opportunities for overseas partners in early stage technology companies
– Autonomous cybersecurity
3:45 – 4:00 Appreciation & Closing Remarks Awards & Closing Remarks Appreciation & Closing Remarks
Ballroom Lobby
4:00 – 5:30 Cash Bar & Open Networking
Devos Place

Contact:
Conference Chair: Bhushan Kulkarni | bhushan.kulkarni@bmm2017.org