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May 23, 2018 | Mumbai | India

This will be India’s most important cloud, hosting and internet infrastructure event of the year – celebrate with us as CloudFest returns to The Grand Hyatt Mumbai Hotel on May 23, 2018.

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CLOUDFEST INDIA

The modern cloud is not just about physical networks, bandwidth, storage, or connectivity anymore. It’s about serving a diverse range of agencies, designers, developers, and SBMs all over the world. Distinctive services and niche markets are fusing into platforms that deliver everything from hardware to security and from site-builders to creative content. CloudFest celebrates this transformation and everything that is new and exciting taking place within the online communication space.

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»The energy level here is fantastic. The people are unbelievable… very knowledgeable.«

Raghu Murthi, GoDaddy

GENERAL OVERVIEW

CloudFest India is designed to bring everything you want in an internet technology event together – all in one place and for one fantastic day! In addition to gaining insights from influential keynote speakers, CloudFest attendees will have access to an exhibition hall featuring the latest products to hit the market, as well as the on-site use of rooms and facilities exclusively for you to host private meetings, workshops, and presentations for your best prospects and customers.

And because we believe firmly in the fact that networking is an equally vital component of our events, we are pleased to bring everyone back together for our legendary ConneXion Party to network, celebrate, and enjoy the kind of entertainment and hospitality that has become synonymous with the CloudFest name.

You won’t want to miss a single minute!

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THE BEST VALUE IN INDIA THIS YEAR

CloudFest India continues to be one of our most popular events. Each year is packed with fascinating keynote speakers, great exhibits, and our legendary social events – where everyone enjoys delicious food, great drinks world-class entertainment – all while meeting the top leaders within the internet infrastructure space from across India and around the world.

The CloudFest Standard Pass includes everything you need to capture all the value of our 2018 event for only INR 1990 (U.S. $30/EU €25.)

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SPEAKERS

Abhishek Majithia

Host

Abhishek Majithia

Host

For years, Abhishek Majithia has delighted audiences around the world as a dynamic speaker with his unique combination of energy, humour, and sincerity. He’s interviewed celebrities, and you might recognize his voice from 94.3 radio one where he hosted the Mera Request Show. But he’s also an IT engineer who deeply understands the tech space and is able to talk with top-level executives to bring out interesting details and personal anecdotes. Abhishek will be guiding you through the day’s schedule as your MC at CloudFest INDIA.

Soeren von Varchmin

CEO

CloudFest

Soeren von Varchmin

CEO

CloudFest

Soeren von Varchim is the CEO of CloudFest with a robust career in and an in-depth knowledge of the global cloud, hosting, internet infrastructure and domaining space.

John Pollard

EVP Registry

Donuts Inc.

John Pollard

EVP Registry

Donuts Inc.

John Pollard leads Product Management, Sales, Marketing, Communications, Business Development, Engineering and Operations for Donuts’ registry. Prior to Donuts, John was CEO in Residence at Madrona Venture Labs, after having run Amazon’s Customer Reviews and Answers team. Before Amazon, he was co-founder and CEO at Elemental (acquired by Porch.com). John was also co-founder and CEO of Jott, which was acquired by Nuance Communications. He served as VP and GM of Nuance’s Voice to Text Services division, which during his tenure grew to over 80 million unique users worldwide. Before Jott/Nuance, John was Senior Director at Microsoft in mobile, an early manager at Expedia -- where he led its global expansion and started its Corporate Travel Business Unit -- and ran Microsoft Sidewalk’s international business. Before Microsoft, John was a consultant with Cambridge Technology Group, and a program manager at Harvard’s Institute for International Development. John holds a B.A. from Kenyon College and an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan.

Dinesh Pirla

DomainDhaba

Dinesh Pirla

DomainDhaba

 

Alan Keller

CRO

Duda

Alan Keller

CRO

Duda

Alan is the Chief Revenue Officer for Duda and has helped drive the adoption of the Duda platform with hosting companies, large agencies, and web professionals around the world. Alan brings more than 15 years of experience in a combination business development, customer success, and executive management roles. Prior to Duda, Alan was the Vice President of Business Development at VerticalResponse, a leading email and social media platform for SMBs. Prior to VerticalResponse, Alan was the Director of Worldwide Business Development for Mercado, a leading e-commerce product discovery solution provider. Alan holds a Bachelor's of Science in Marketing and International Business from the University of San Francisco.

Jay Paudyal

Founder

DomainKhan.com

Jay Paudyal

Founder

DomainKhan.com

Jay Paudyal is the founder of DomainKhan.com. Domaining has been one of his action-packed passions for the past two decades. He has 20 years of experience in the IT industry and has successfully failed and established many businesses and startups all united with one thread – the Internet. These days, Jay is into multiple ventures like Domain Name Investment, Telephonic Language Training, Software Product Development, E-commerce, Astrology, Semi-Precious Stones, Legal Aid Services, Publishing Text & Videos online and Internet Governance. Jay is also an active member of Neo-Brahmi Generation Panel under IDN Programs of ICANN. He acts as a consultant on this panel for making LGR (Label Generation Rules) as specified by ICANN, supporting it with the on-boarding process. He is also an ICANN Fellow alumni.

Deepak Daftari

CEO

eSiksha.com

Deepak Daftari

CEO

eSiksha.com

Deepak Daftari, CEO, eSiksha.com, runs a Executive Search Firm, is an Active Domain Investor dealing in Short and Keyword domain names and is an Angel Investor in Start-ups. He is also the immediate ex-Vice President of TiE Kolkata and one of the pioneers of the Indian Domaining Industry.

Tim Wu

American lawyer and professor at Columbia Law School

Tim Wu

American lawyer and professor at Columbia Law School

Tim Wu is a professor at Columbia Law School, and a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times. He is best known for his work on Net Neutrality theory. He is author of the books The Master Switch, and The Attention Merchants, along with Network Neutrality, Broadband Discrimination, and other works. In 2013 he was named one of America's 100 Most Influential Lawyers, and in 2017 he was named to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Zak Muscovitch

Canadian intellectual property lawyer

Zak Muscovitch

Canadian intellectual property lawyer

Zak Muscovitch has practiced international domain name law since 1999 and is presently General Counsel to the Internet Commerce Association (the “ICA”). Zak was lead counsel in numerous precedent-setting court cases, including the Toronto.com case (2000) and the Sweetsuccess.com case (2001), one of the first decision to establish the convenient forum for international domain name disputes. Zak was also instructing counsel for the registrant of the defendant domain name in the Technodome.com case (2002), which was the first in rem decision under the United States ACPA and he was in one of the first court case overturning an ICANN UDRP commenced by Molson in the Canadian.biz case (2002). Zak has represented clients from all over the world, in countries such as China, England, Australia, the United States, Brazil, Turkey, Belgium, South Africa, Korea, and Canada, in numerous ICANN domain name disputes. Zak successfully defended Groovle.com in a case brought by Google, and successfully resisted two additional attempts by Google to use the UDRP to obtain domain names in two other cases. Zak is the author of several articles on domain name law, such as “A Guide to ICANN Procedure and Policy (2000). Zak wrote, “Taxation of Internet Commerce" (1996). It was the very first published legal treatise on the taxation of Internet commerce. . Zak has served as a consultant to the Canadian Internet Registration Authority on updating and revising the Canadian Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy. Zak is frequently consulted by the media on Internet related legal issues, including by Wired magazine.

Alberto Pittoni

Sales Director

Zextras

Alberto Pittoni

Sales Director

Zextras

Mr. Alberto Pittoni is the Sales Director of Zextras, he determine profit plans by implemen ting marketing strategies, analyzing trends and results world wide, projecting expected sa les volume and profit for existing and new products. Implements world wide sales programs by developing network sales action plans, changing trends.
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WHO YOU WILL MEET

CloudFest brings together key branches of the internet infrastructure space:

· Infrastructure
· Cloud and Hosting
· Software and Services
· Security and Privacy
· Telecoms
· CDNs
· Domain Registries and Registrars
· Website Builders and CMSs

If a technology company in India does business on the internet, there’s a good chance you’ll find them here. That means that CloudFest India 2018 is the best event of the year to see the products, services, and partnerships that will take your business and career to the next level.

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Headliners

Speaker Pending

Speaker Pending

 

Anand Vora

Director - Business Development International Markets

Donuts Inc.

Anand Vora

Director - Business Development International Markets

Donuts Inc.

 

»India is a very interesting and special market with lots of potential.«

Ivan Mudry, SPAM EXPERTS

TICKET

STANDARD PASS
INR 1990
(U.S. $30/EU €25.)

  • Valid for the whole event
    Take advantage of compelling keynote speakers, an exhibition hall featuring the latest products to hit the market, on-site access to rooms and facilities exclusively for you to host private meetings, workshops, and presentations for your best prospects and customers and networking opportunities designed to make important connections with the goal of growing your business!
  • Entrance to main.FORUM and cloud.FAIR
    Acquire insights from some of the leading voices within the cloud industry, gain access to the cutting-edge technologies shaking up the online space and network with like-minded professionals seeking new partnership opportunities.
  • Catering, incl. lunch and coffee breaks
    Enjoy complimentary lunch, coffee, drinks, and snacks during CloudFest to keep you energized and engaged!
  • ConneXion Party
    No one wants to miss out on our legendary ConneXion Party! Each year we go all-out to create an evening filled with incredible entertainment, great drinks, and yummy food - all delivered with a level of hospitality you are likely never to forget!

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