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    WCIT India 2018, NASSCOM ILF 2018, Fulfilling the Promise of the Digital Age
    Amplify Digital Disprupting The Core, February 19th - 21th, 2018, HICC, Hyderabad, India

Awards @ WCIT NILF 2018

WITSA Awards

Nasscom Global Leadership Awards

Social Innovation Awards by NASSCOM

Winners Announced

Dave Cote

Global CEO Award

Dave Cote

Executive Chairman, Honeywell

The winner of the Global CEO Award is one who has shown exemplary courage, zeal and foresight in defining the roadmap of a global company, particularly in these disruptive times. The award goes to Dave for his track record as CEO.

Andrew NG

The Tech-Innovator Award

Andrew NG

Co-founder, Coursera

A business leader who drives a certain tech innovation which positively impacts a million lives. It has to be scalable and the addressed need, should rank very high among the must-haves.

Ed Monser

Visionary Leader Award

Ed Monser

President, Emerson Electric

The leader should have architected a vision to take the company along, make people believe in it, even as he paved the way towards disruptive thinking - an imperative in hindsight.

Guido Jouret

Digital Evangelist Award

Guido Jouret

Chief Digital Officer, ABB

An inspirational tech leader who drives organizational change through digital adoption in a holistic manner, which has led to positive outcomes, quite exceptional and unprecedented.

Hosted by

  • Government of Telangana


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Our Speakers

  • Narendra Modi

    Shri Narendra

    Hon'ble Prime Minister of India

  • Ravi Shankar Prasad

    Shri Ravi
    Shankar Prasad

    Hon'ble Minister of Electronics & IT and Law & Justice, Govt. of India

  • KC Chandrashekhar Rao

    Sri K. Chandrashekar Rao

    Hon'ble Chief Minister of Telangana, Govt. of India

  • Navdeep Bains

    Hon'ble Navdeep Bains

    Minister of Innovation, Science, Economic Development, Canada

  • Sadhguru


    Isha Foundation

  • David M. Cote

    David M. Cote


  • Edward L. Monser

    Edward L. Monser


  • Sophia Robot


    The Robot

  • Shantanu Narayen

    Shantanu Narayen

    Adobe Systems

  • Andrew Ng

    Andrew Ng


  • Soumitra Dutta

    Soumitra Dutta

    Cornell University

  • Don Tapscott

    Don Tapscott

    Tapscott Group

Stay ahead with a unique partnership... WCIT and NILF

  • Enrich yourself with 50+ content rich sessions delivered by 200+ global thought leaders
  • Explore new technologies; start-up demos; unconference formats and something new lined-up everyday
  • Experience an entirely seamless digital conference spread over three days
  • Engage in conversations that go beyond just the conference. More than 1000+ minutes of networking time
  • Enjoy...It's not all work at the limited edition! We promise to keep you entertained with an unparalleled experience at our social evenings and awards nights!

Showcase @ WCIT - NILF 2018

The Showcase is the place where you experience the future, get real life experiences and understand business use cases of digital disruption. Each day, select companies will showcase their solutions on a disruptive theme to the 2000+ global leaders present at the event.

DAY 01

  • Consuming AI
    • Intello Labs
    • ThirdWatch Data Pvt Ltd
    • Locus.sh
    • Haptik
    • Niki.ai
    • Staqu Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
    • IBM India Pvt Ltd.
    • NVIDIA
    • Netradyne Technologies India Private Limited
    • Artivatic Data Labs Private Limited
  • Digital Disruptors
    • Hug Innovations Corp
    • Intellicar Telematics Pvt Ltd
    • DronaMaps Private Limited
    • Broadcast Wearables
    • Capgemini
    • Touchetech Labs Pvt Ltd
    • Wysa-Touchkin
    • Stride
    • Recipe book
    • Jaaga

    DAY 02

  • Hyper Connected Devices
    • Ducere Technologies
    • Gayam Motorworks (GMW)
    • Imaginate Technologies, Inc.
    • H-Bots Robotics
    • GlobalLogic
    • Veative
    • ShopR360
    • TagBox Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
    • LocoBuzz Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
    • TechForce.ai
  • Digital Disruptors
    • Locanix
    • Cyclops Medtech Pvt Ltd
    • Cyrrup Solutions Pvt Ltd
    • Asteria
    • Str8bat Sport Tech Solutions Private Limited
    • SenseGiz Technologies Private Limited
    • SAP Labs India pvt ltd
    • Cisco Systems
    • Flamenco Tech Pvt Ltd
    • Oceo Water

    DAY 03

  • Digital Design
    • AutoVRse
    • Torchit electronics pvt ltd
    • Niramai Health Analytix
    • Senseforth AI Research Pvt Ltd
    • Chikitsak LifeSciences Pvt Ltd
    • Loop Reality Private Limited
    • HealthCubed India Private Limited
    • Ayata Intelligence Pvt Ltd
    • Tech Mahindra Limited
    • Merxius
  • Digital Disruptors
    • CropIn Technology Solutions Pvt Ltd
    • SpotDraft
    • Clutch.ai
    • UnCanny Vision
    • PHI
    • WeDoSky
    • Emotix
    • Rubique
    • Embibe

    Our Evangelists

    • C.P Gurnani

      C.P Gurnani

      Tech Mahindra
    • B.V.R Mohan Reddy

      B.V.R Mohan Reddy

    • Jayesh Ranjan

      Jayesh Ranjan

      Govt. of Telangana
    • Jim Poisant

      Jim Poisant

    • Rishad Premji

      Rishad Premji

    • Suman Reddy Eadunuri

      Suman Reddy Eadunuri

    • Rekha Menon

      Rekha M. Menon

      Chairman & Senior Managing Director,
      Accenture in India
    • Keshav Murugesh

      Keshav Murugesh

      WNS Global Services
    • Dilipkumar Khandelwal

      Dilipkumar Khandelwal

    • Saurabh Srivastav

      Saurabh Srivastav

      Former NASSCOM Chairman
    WCIT India 2018

    The Olympics of the Global ICT Industry

    First held in 1978 by WITSA (World Information Technology & Services Alliance), the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT) has become the premier international ICT forum. Bringing together over 2,500 visionaries, captains of industry, government leaders and academics from more than 80 countries.The 22nd edition of WCIT will be staged in India for the first time. Moving from Brazil to Taiwan to India.

    The Tech Mecca of the East

    The India Leadership Forum is NASSCOM's flagship platform which is a melting pot for ideas, innovation, strategy, business and the future. 3 days of talks, showcase, networking, connects create an immersive experience for delegate that combines Business + Technology + Leadership. The 26th edition of ILF in 2018 is a limited edition and will host the WCIT 2018, creating an unparalleled experience for the delegates. The Government of Telangana is the state partner for both the events.

    Nasscom ILF 2008

    of Telangana

    “ We are delighted to partner with NASSCOM and WITSA to host two premier global technology events - WCIT and NILF at Hyderabad. Telangana is the hub for the technology and services sector in India and offers world class infrastructure, skilled talent, presence of all global and Indian MNCs and proactive government. I look forward to welcoming you to at the Limited edition of NILF & WCIT 2018!”

    Hon. K. T. Rama Rao
    Cabinet Minister for IT E&C, Government of Telangana

    Amplify Digital Disprupting The Core

    Digitization has pervaded the heart of businesses, though the level of penetration is varied across industry verticals. Now embedded in the core of businesses, this is a disruption of an altogether different level. The event will focus on its many facets, including opportunities, challenges and pave the onward journey.

    Our Sponsors

    Digitizing India Partner


    Innovation Partner


    Amplify Digital Forum Partner

    HSBC Software Development (India) Private Limited

    AI Forum Partner

    IBM India Pvt Ltd

    Digital Partner

    Wipro Limited

    Intelligent Automation
    Forum Partner


    Digital Banking Partner


    Platinum Sponsors

    DXC Technology


    NIIT Technologies

    Gold Sponsors

    Cyient Ltd








    Hexaware Technologies Limited




    Larsen & Toubro Infotech Ltd.






    NEC Technologies India




    Sonata Software


    State Steel


    Steelcase Asia Pacific


    Sutherland Global Services


    Tata Consultancy Services



    Silver Sponsors





    Invest in Holland








    TRIL Infopark Ltd

    Global Leadership Awards Sponsor


    Technology Innovation Partner


    Badge & Lanyard Sponsor


    Business Innovation Partner


    Speakers' Lounge Sponsor

    Wipro Limited

    Media Lounge Sponsor

    WNS Global Services Pvt Ltd

    Session Sponsor

    ITC Infotech

    Program Folder Sponsor

    DLF Cybercity Developers Ltd

    Speakers' Gift Sponsor


    Webcast Partner


    Hospitality Partner


    Data Partner


    Official Airline Partner

    Jet Airways

    Business Networking Partner

    Jet Airways GobalLinker

    Mobile App Partner

    Kellton Tech Solutions Ltd.

    Feedback Partner

    Lymbyc Soutions Pvt Limited

    Speakers' Gift Partner

    Mapmygenome India Limited

    Health Care Partner

    MaxCure Group of Hospitals

    Beverage Partner

    Nestle India Ltd

    Eco System Partner


    Registration Partner


    Associate Partner







    T Hub


    TiE Hyderabad

    Delegate Bag Supplier



    InsideView Technologies (India) Pvt. Ltd.






    Taipei World Trade Center


    Welcome to the city of culture, cuisine and change

    Hyderabad International Convention Centre
    Novotel & HICC Complex (Near HITEC City) P.O Bag 1101 Cyberabad Post Office Hyderabad - 500 081 India

    NASSCOM has negotiated special rates with other hotels in the Vicinity of the Event Venue for our delegates. To compare and book please click below.


    Welcome to City of the Future

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    Thank You everyone!

    More than 2500 delegates from over 25 countries joined us to make special edition WCIT NILF 2018 a roaring success. With numerous Deep Dive Sessions, Boardroom Series, Analyst Corners, Focused Forums and over 160 innovative startups on Showcase, the 3-day long experience was trending all over. The event was also graced by a few eminent ministers. By offering once in a lifetime experiences, Hyderabad left all us of us unforgettable memories.

    We'd like to THANK YOU all one more time.
    Without you, we wouldn't have made it all possible!