The 71st Emerge Friday 2.0 session was held on Friday the 13th in May, 2011. It was the first edition in a renewed format. Under this new format, there will be a bimonthly meetup introducing CIO of a large Indian corporation who has successfully implemented innovative technology from one of the Emerge community members. The startup who benefited from this relationship would also get to present their side of the story.
In this first edition, we had Mr Daya Prakash, CIO, LG Electronics India (LG) speaking about his experience of implementing Business Intelligence (BI) technology from Open Software Technologies (OpenSoft), Noida. Umesh Gupta, Founder and CEO, OpenSoft also got a chance to present his software and views on the relationship. This session was moderated by Mr Ibrahim Ahmed, Group Editor, Dataquest.