2016 Annual Reunion on Oct 23: “Leadership, Achievements, Success – Learning from Our Own”

Dear IITB Alum,

You’re invited to IIT Bombay Alumni Association – Greater New York Chapter’s 2016 Annual Reunion at:

Hyatt Regency, Jersey City, NJ
Sunday October 23, 2016

Get tickets here! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/iitbaa-gny-2016-annual-reunion-tickets-27498732449


9:30   am Registration – Coffee / Tea / Light Snacks


10:00 am Introduction

DC Agrawal ‘69- President IITBAA – GNY Chapter


10:15 am “Eight Dollars and a Dream”

Raj Gupta ‘67- Chairman, Delphi Automotive PLC; Ex-Chairman, Rohm & Haas; Board Member: Vanguard, HP, and others.


11:00am Perspectives / Experiences of our Women Graduates

Radhika Venkatraman ‘93- SVP/CIO Verizon

Archana Sondhi ‘02- Director, Bristol Myers Squibb

Bina Nabh Kanagat  ‘80, Director, Oracle Technologies

Moderator – Tarana Gupta ‘09– Founder/CEO, Connected Dreams



1:30 pm Conversation with Bharat Desai

Bharat Desai ’75 – Chairman Syntel, Inc and Chairman, IITB Heritage Foundation

Moderator – Parasvil Patel ’09 – Associate, KKR Capstone


2:15 pm IIT Bombay Update

Devang Khakhar – Director

Ravi Sinha – Dean, Alumni and Corporate Relations  


3:00 pm Closing Remarks

Kicha Ganapathy ‘67– Vice President, IITBAA – GNY Chapter

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/iitbaa-gny-2016-annual-reunion-tickets-27498732449

Program Sponsors include: UBS; P&DI; Bel Air Investment Advisors; Ujala Foundation; Hubspire; and Kubair Advisors

Book Reading:”Eight Dollars and A Dream: My American Journey” by Raj Gupta on Oct 18th, 2016

The American India Foundation in partnership with Johnson at Cornell University presents a book reading with corporate icon Raj Gupta Former Chairman/CEO of Rohm and Haas, Lead Independent Director of the Board of Hewlett Packard.

Moderated by Soumitra Dutta Founding Dean of the College of Business at Cornell University

Eight Dollars and A Dream: My American Journey

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2016 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm Cocktail Reception 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm Book Reading and Signing

Location: 153 East 53rd Street, 14th Floor (Corner of 53rd & Lexington Ave) Side Entrance New York, NY 10021