GdayX 2013 Chennai at Hindustan University
The Google team was already conducted first g|day events in India in 2012. The event consists of two days. The day one was for Business and the day two was for Technology. The g|days 2012 was sucessfully conducted in the following places and dates: g|chennai – 19 / 20 July – 2012 , g|bangalore – 2 / 3 August – 2012, g|hyderabad – 21 / 22 August – 2012, g|delhi – 4 /5 September – 2012 and g|mumbai – 11 / 12 September – 2012.
This year, GDayX will be held by Google Business Group (GBG) in association with Google Student Ambassadors (GSA) through out the country. At chennai, GBG are hosting GDayX at Hindustan University (OMR) at the Andromeda Hall. The registration will begin at 9:00am on Saturday. They are also planning to run buses for attendees to commute to the venue. So, please keep tab on your email for pickup point announcement, after you book the tickets.
GdayX Chennai Event Location:
No.1,Rajiv Gandhi Salai,
Chennai, Tamil Nadu
GdayX Chennai Date & Timings:
Saturday, November 9, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM (IST)
For Ticket Booking / Registration :
Ticket Registration Procedures:
1. Registration Link :https://www.eventbrite.com/event/9066354711
2. Complete registration within 15:00 minutes.
3. You have to signup for a new Eventbrite account.
4.Enter your information like First Name, Last Name, and your contact Email Address and set your password.
5. Remember your Eventbrite account username and password to print tickets, manage your order, and more!
6. Enter work informations like your Job Title and Company / Organization name.
7. Answer the question- Why do you want to attend this event?
8. Click the button complete registration
9. After the registartion process. you will get a confirmation email from Eventbrite team along with the event ticket.
GdayX 2013 Chennai Program Schedule:
|#||Marketer’s lounge||Entrepreneur’s lounge|
|9:00am – 9:30am||Registrations Open|
|9:30am – 10:30am||
Keynote: Emerging Trends in Digital Marketing & Technology
Sunil Rao – Country Head – Outreach Programs, Google
|10:30am – 10:50am||Tea Break|
Understanding Google Search and SEO
Syed Malik Mairaj – Sr. Strategist, Search Quality – Google
Unconference: In search of the next big disruption
Dorai Thodla, Founder, Imorph Inc
Bang for your buck: Organic vs Paid traffic
Suganthi Sugumaran, SEO/SocialMedia Consultant, DigitalSpread Communications
Entrepreneurship: Opportunities and Challenges
G+ for Business or AdWords
Mrinalini Chakrabarty, Joshua Singh, Google
Confessions of a Hustler: Outreach hacks
Ashwin Ramasamy, Founder, ContractIQ
SEO unplugged: Fireside chat with the SEO experts
Syed Malik, Suganthi Sugumaran, Mrinalini Chakrabarty, Joshua Singh
Optimize: Building a watertight sales funnel
Siddarth Govindaraj, Founder, Silver Stripe Software
Panel discussion: Entrepreneurship
Sunil Rao – Country Head – Outreach Programs, Google
|5:10pm-5:30pm||T-shirts & swags|
GDayX brings together some of the best speakers and entrepreneurs in the country to share their knowledge with you. Listen and learn from the people who walk the talk! All this knowledge comes to you free of cost. Of course, it includes swags and food as well.
1. Sunil Rao – Country Head- Google Outreach Programs.
Sunil at Google is responsible for designing programs to grow the local internet ecosystem by supporting businesses, IT professionals, educational organisations, startups and developers to understand their opportunities on the internet and getting them to start using internet as part of their lives. Sunil has worked in various leadership roles before joining Google. His earlier stints were as Head of Developer ecosystem at Nokia and Symbian . He has lead sales and marketing efforts at various Fortune 500 companies. He has lived and worked in North America, Europe and Asian Markets.
2. Paul Ravindranath – Program Manager, Emerging Markets, Google
At Google, Paul works on Emerging Markets programs to grow the local internet ecosystem by supporting businesses, entrepreneurs, IT professionals, students and developers to understand their opportunities on the internet and by getting them to start actively using the internet as part of their lives.
Prior to this, Paul spent 7+ Years managing Google Search Quality team with expertise in Search, SEO and Webmaster Communications. He has interned with Philips as a Software Engineer, holds an Engineering degree in Computer Science and is a Stanford Certified Project Manager.
3. Syed Malik – Sr. Strategist for Search Quality and Webmaster Outreach Specialist at Google
Syed Malik is responsible for building & executing strategy to drive high-quality content in India, improve webmaster transparency & outreach coverage. He was an Analyst in the Google search Quality team before he took to the Outreach Specialist role and has been associated with this team ever since he joined Google in 2006. Before, he was a freelance web developer and has over a decade of experience in the online industry overall.
He is a Google certified trainer and an active evangelist of Google Webmaster Resources and loves interacting with webmasters on various platforms.
4. Dorai Thodla – Founder, CTO, iMorph Inc.
Dorai Thodla is a serial entrepreneur. He co-founded two companies in India and two in US. Starting as a consulting company, his companies moved from services to products and augmented products with services. He currently helps companies bootstrap product initiatives, advises companies on product and market strategies (mostly selling in US). He strongly believes that building a product innovation culture in a company will help services businesses. His company tracks several emerging technology trends including Cloud Computing, Mobile Computing, Social Computing and opportunity mapping. He spends half his time in US and the other half in India.
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