As part of the Urban Works Innovation Challenge 2020-2021, Columbia Global Centers | Mumbai and the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science invite you to a panel discussion featuring distinguished startup founders and domain experts as they deliberate on how technological innovation can play a crucial role in making Indian cities resilient.
The COVID-19 pandemic has transformed the ways in which people live, work, travel, and consume products. Now more than ever, technical innovation and responsible businesses are essential for making cities healthier, safer, and more sustainable. Our panelists will share their professional journey as entrepreneurs and innovators and discuss challenges and strategies they deployed to make social impact.
The panel will be followed by an Information Session for those interested in applying for the challenge.
● Swati Salgaocar, Director, Vimson Group and Columbia GSAPP, '07
● Amrita Chowdhury, CEO, Gaia Smart Cities
● Kanish Aggarwal, Co-Founder and COO, Agua Wireless Systems
● Prashant Chandrasekaran, Co-Founder and COO, ValetEZ
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