Shri Prakash Javadekar to be the Chief Guest at the 16th Marketing Conclave on 27 August,2020

Shri Prakash Javadekar, Union Minister of Minister of Information & Broadcasting, Environment, Forest and Climate Change and Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises, is the Chief Guest at the 16th edition of the Marketing Conclave, which is virtual this year and is organised by the Internet and Mobile Association of India on 27 and 28 August 2020.

This edition of the Marketing Summit will focus on: a) rejuvenating consumer demand and creating
new demand in semi-urban and rural areas among the 500 million plus internet users; b) creating
new opportunities for Indian owned brands by leveraging digital technologies and c) bring back the
Indian digital media business to its post global pandemic levels by ensuring the quality of the
medium and expanding its outreach.
Some of the sessions at the Conclave would focus on “Post Pandemic New Reality”, Reach of e-
Commerce”, “Which Is the Best Suited Medium For 900 mn Indians?”, “Ensuring the Quality of
Medium”, “Traditional Media: Pains and Pleasures of Transformation” , “Measurement & Matrices:
Comparing Apples With Apples” etc.
The lead speakers from media and platforms at the Conference include Anant Goenka, Executive
Director, The Indian Express, Chairman, Digital Advertising Committee, IAMAI, Harsh Mariwala,
Founder & Chairman, Marico; Girish Agarwal, Director, Dainik Bhaskar Group; Mark Read, Chief
Executive Officer, WPP; Nitin Paranjpe, Chief Operating Officer, Unilever; Kalli Purie – Group Editorial
Director (Broadcast & New Media), India Today; Vipul Parekh – Co-Founder, Bigbasket; Manvendra
Singh Gohil, Former Crown Prince of Rajpipla Lakshya Trust; Ashish Bhasin, CEO APAC and Chairman
India, Dentsu Aegis Network; Neha Dhupia, Indian Bollywood Actress; Anand Tiwari, Filmmaker;
Amish Tripathi, Author; Bharat Bala, Indian Film Director; Satyan Gajwani, Vice-Chairman, Times
Internet; Vivek Bhargava, DAN Performance Group, Dentsu Aegis Network, Co-Chair, Digital
Advertising Committee, IAMAI; Ashish Bhasin – CEO APAC and Chairman India, Dentsu Aegis Network
amongst others
With over 55+ sessions, 110+ speakers and 2000 expected delegates, 16 th MarCon is likely to be the
largest marketing event this year in India.