Manish Shangari

Executive Director | AECOM

An IIT alumnus, Manish is a keen Technical Architect and Strategic Business Leader with global reach having 20+ years of rich experience in Design, Consulting, Engineering and Program/Project Management of Digital, Critical Infrastructure and Smart Sustainable Build Environments.

His experience covers sectors like Hi-Tech, Data Center, Power & Energy, Logistics; Integrated Transit based Commerical Developments , Future ready Corporate offices, Life sciences, Research Facilities, Smart Hospitality and Advance Manufacturing Faciliites.

He has worked across Europe, USA, Middle East, Asia Pacific and India, leading complex and cross functional global Integrated teams/services to win and deliver stakeholders expectations around accommodative humane ecosystem.

With balanced skills around CAPEX/OPEX optimization, stakeholder management and corporate strategy blended to hands on technical knowledge , he has been able to build and manage 500+ people teams. He has managed successful turnarounds and transitions both in linear and matrix structure organisations.

He is always looking at practical application of blending human capital, technology and lean process like Digital, BIM, IOT, Artificial Intelligence, performance led Generative Design, Manufacturing for Buildings, Digital Project Engineering & Construction Management, Smart Asset Control on projects for improved productivity in sustainable environment respecting ROI.

He has been champion of Design led Digital Integrated Delivery and DFMA ( Design for Manufacturing and Assembly) to build and manage smartly.

Prior to joining AECOM, Manish has learnt from and shared his insights with global mindset organizations like Siemens AG, Laing O’ Rourke and EY (Ernst and Young).

He was founding partner and CEO of a Successful Digital Engineering Startup prior to joining AECOM.

Manish Agarwal

CEO | Nazara Technologies

Manish Agarwal (44), CEO at Nazara Technologies Ltd. is an IIM A alumnus who is passionate about building and scaling consumer internet products for Indians especially in the media and entertainment space with over 20 years of experience across Unilever, Microsoft,, UTV and Reliance Entertainment. Currently he is busy building and establishing Nazara as India’s first and largest Gaming and Sports Media Company.

James MacKenzie

Technical Product Manager | OVHcloud

James is an IT professional and cloud expert, who is now Technical Product Manager for OVHcloud. After starting at OVH 6 years ago, his passion for technology inspired him to become a cloud solutions architect and technical evangelist. James now manages the design and delivery of flagship products at OVHcloud while striving to deliver the best services in the industry to customers of all sizes.

Davy Wang

Chief Solutions Architect | Tencent Cloud

Davy Wang is the Chief Solutions Architect at Tencent Cloud International, providing technical leadership and strategy for Tencent Cloud’s global division. Previously, he was the regional director of Amazon AWS Greater China Region where under his direction, his team helped many of China’s top Internet companies design and optimize their architecture. Prior to that, he served as Director and Senior Technical Expert at Alibaba Cloud, and Senior Architect Manager at IBM Global Services.

Stuart Crowley

Editor | W.Media

Experienced in delivering high-quality campaigns and growth for national and global organisations, Stuart is responsible for producing insightful news content and digital marketing initiatives for W.Media.

Before joining W.Media, he found success in social media marketing for a global RegTech providing compliance solutions using artificial intelligence and machine learning. Previous to that, Stuart developed a career by strategising digital campaigns for conferences attended by global visitors through email, content and social media marketing as well as search engine optimisation and paid ads.

Stuart built his skills for producing high-quality content by achieving first-class Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees from the UK’s top university for Journalism and English Language.

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