Dec 2, 2021

Lean Practies Industry and Technology Day

Industry day (2nd December)

08:00 Registration & Networking
09:00 Introduction to Technology Day
by Dr. Koshy Varghese, IIT Madras & Director, ILCE
09:10 Keynote Speech: “Lean Applications in Construction Industry”
by Mr. Giridhar Rajagopalan, Deputy Managing Director, Afcons Infrastructure Pvt Ltd. & Director, ILCE
09:45 Keynote Speech: “The Purpose & Need of Software Solutions for the Construction Business Management”
by Mr. Devarajan Chinnusamy, Founder & Chairman, Tactive Software Solutions & Director, ILCE
10:20 Invited Speech: “Improving System Productivity with Lean & Digital; Lessons from the field”
by Dr. Bhargav Dave, Founder & CEO, VisiLean Oy
10:55 Tea Break/Poster Display
11:10 Invited Speech: “Technology Enablers for Lean Construction – Integrated Project Controls”
by Mr. Kalyan Vaidyanathan, Director of Business Development, Bentley Systems
11:35 Q&A
11:50 Panel Discussion: “The Future of Automation in Indian Lean Projects”
Moderator: Dr. Ashwin Mahalingam, IIT Madras
Panel: Mr. Devarajan Chinnusamy (Founder & Chairman, Tactive Software Solutions & Director, ILCE),
Mr. Puneet Narang (Head – Major Projects Advisory & Urban Transformation, National Co-Head – Infrastructure Sector, KPMG),
Mr. Jaimin Mehta (Founder & Director, KBM-Infra Consultants)
13:00 Lunch break
14:00 Keynote Speech: “Lean and Project Management 2.0”
by Dr. Ashwin Mahalingam, IIT Madras
14:30 Invited Speech: “Digitization in Construction”
by Mr. Sagar Gandhi, Head of Strategy & Business Excellence at Shapoorji Pallonji – Engineering & Construction (SP E&C) & Director, ILCE
14:50 Invited Speech: “Application of BIM principles in Design for Manufacturing and Assembly in Off Site Construction”
by Mr. Rahul Kashyap, Principal Consultant – Digital Engineering, Wipro
15:20 Invited Speech: “Digitalization in Construction – Why & How?”
by Mr. R. Shankar Narayanan, Head – Corporate Centre of M/s. Larsen & Toubro Limited, Buildings & Factories vertical (B&F IC), within the Construction Division & Director, ILCE
15:40 Q&A
16:00 Tea break/Poster display
16:20 Panel Discussion: “Role of Specialist Software in Lean Implementation”
Moderator: Dr. Koshy Varghese, IIT Madras & Director, ILCE
Panel: Dr. Bhargav Dave (Founder & CEO, VisiLean Oy),
Ms. Sonali Dhopte (Director and Co-Founder, Excelize group of companies),
Mr. Sharique Khan (Project Manager & Regional Lean Manager, Turner Construction)
17:30 Concluding remarks
by Dr. Ashwin Mahalingam, IIT Madras