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Business-to-Business Bridge

“Results are gained by exploiting opportunities, not by solving problems.” – Peter F. Drucker

Companies are always looking for opportunities to expand their business, look for new markets and more. Is your business looking to partner with other businesses for:

Companies are always looking for opportunities to expand their business, look for new markets and more. Is your business looking to partner with other businesses?

If so, we invite you to attend Business to Business Bridgedge at BMM BizCon. In this match-making session, you will have the opportunity to meet with your targeted matches.

B2B Bridge offers

  • Targeted one-on-one matchmaking meetings for exploring partnerships
  • Segment focused round-table
  • International panel discussion with Indian and USA organizations

B2B attendees will take away newfound insights and key new connections for business growth.

BMM Shifting Gears

If you are ready for a new burst of energy in your career, join the ‘Shifting Gears’ session. Create a blueprint for your career transformation with inspiration from successful leaders, insights from career coaches, in collaboration with like-minded professionals.

If you answer “yes” to any of the following questions, ‘BMM Shifting Gears’ is for you.

  • Do you wish to break monotony in your professional life?
  • Do you desire to rise up in your organization?
  • Do you wish to start your own business?

This session will equip you with inspiration, professional guidance, new connections, and above all your own career blueprint. There will be hands-on coaching workshops and connections with leaders who have done it before. You will be provided with tools to achieve your dreams in a no-pressure, casual collaborative environment with people just like you.

Don’t get stuck doing SO SO (Same Old Same Old). Invest a day at BMM BizCon with Shifting Gears session. This is one session you do not want to miss.

Entrepreneurs Empowered

This session provides an opportunity for entrepreneurs to network with the investment community, business enablers and other successful entrepreneurs.

This session is focused on entrepreneurship in technology based innovation. Join this session to:

  • Hone your business plan pitch with mentoring from coaches and by observing peer presentations
  • Participate in a business plan competition to win cash awards
  • Gain insights from successful entrepreneurs and investors
  • Discuss business models, marketing, sales, growth strategies and other relevant topics in power networking sessions

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

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Anand Deshpande

CEO of Persistent

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John Maddox

President and CEO of
the American Center for Mobility

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Prabhakar Patil

CEO of LG Chem

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Ralph Buckingham

Director – Connected, Autonomous
Vehicle Testing at Intertek

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Robert Pasick

Executive Coach and Author

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Kevin Suboski

EOS Implementer

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Diana Wong

CEO of Sensei Change Associates

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Ami Dotan

CEO & Co-Founder Karamba Security

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Scott McCormick

President of Connected Vehicle
Trade Corporation

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Matt Smith

ITS Program Administrator at MDOIT

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