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iMedia Brand Summit Goa, India July 31 - August 2, 2019

India's most influential Summit for Marketing & Tech Leaders to Converge, Discuss Shared Challenges & Foster Future Partnerships

This exclusive, invitation-only event is a closed forum brings the power of face-to-face to life by connecting senior marketers from major brands with  agencies, publishers and innovative tech and service providers. iMedia Summits gives you unfettered access to new resources, tools, solutions, and– most importantly – connections.

For  CMO’s driving functionality, organizational prowess, digital transformation, and  above all, brand and business growth, iMedia Brand Summit will bring you the right CONTENT, the right PARTNERS, and the right mix of PEERS to help YOU navigate reality, challenges and opportunities amongst cultural and societal shifts and conversation.

For Innovators, Agency Heads and Tech Leaders driving business growth, product positioning, customer experiences, iMedia Brand Summit will bring you the right PLATFORM, the right TARGET AUDIENCE and the right OPPORTUNITIES to help you achieve your business objectives.

2019 Theme - Agility in the era of Perpetual Beta

The role of marketers continues to undergo a profound shift, offering them newer challenges and opportunities every day. Marketers must now think and act as Growth drivers, building proficiencies to deliver company-wide change in response to shifting market, technology and consumer patterns.

Taking advantage of these new opportunities, needs marketing to become Agile, that is the ability to be rapid, iterative, experimental, and unafraid to fail.  Agile marketing teams make the customer journeys seamless, respond innovatively to market demands, build personalization at scale, and deliver data-driven enhancements to improve the effectiveness of future gazing strategies.

So how do successful companies develop the people, process, and marketing technology to make agile marketing happen at scale?


Marketers Request Invite Purchase Pass/Sponsor Call For Speakers 

---------------Check how a day at iMedia looks like---------------

If  you are a technology solution/provider, publisher or agency, you can attend as a networker contact us to find out more or about becoming a sponsor.


Attend the Summit

If you are a Networker or Sponsor - If you are a media agency, creative agency, digital agency, publisher or a technology platform/solution provider , you NEED to be at iMedia Brand Summit, Goa. Our networkers comprise of:

Media agency
Creative agency
Digital agency
Technology platforms / solution providers

To participate in our 2019 event please get in touch with our sales team by clicking on the below button

Up to 80 of the most influential marketers from India’s leading brands are invited to spend two days and three nights at this unique Summit at Alila Diwa, Goa, as guests of iMedia. Our delegates comprise of:

  • CMOs, CIOs and CEOs
  • Heads of Digital
  • Heads of E-commerce
  • Heads of Digital Marketing

If eligible, you’ll receive a complimentary pass to this event along with the following benefits:

  • Automatic invitation to the Brands-only, closed-door Meeting
  • 2.5 days of peer-to-peer exchange
  • Informative, insightful sessions and keynotes on the most timely and critical issues
  • Roundtable discussions
  • Access to networking functions, including iMedia's exclusive One to One program
  • Complimentary meals and beverages
  • Complimentary 3-nights accommodation at Alila Diwa, Goa.

Featured Speakers

  • Anamika Sirohi

    Anamika Sirohi

    VP Marketing


  • Ashish Bajaj

    Ashish Bajaj

    Group head - Media and alliances

    ANI Tech.

  • Atit Mehta

    Atit Mehta

    Head of Marketing


  • Hitesh Malhotra

    Hitesh Malhotra

    Chief Marketing Officer


  • Pankaj Singh Parihar

    Pankaj Singh Parihar

    VP & Head of Digital Marketing

    Godrej Consumer Products & Godrej Industries LTD

  • Tejinder Singh

    Tejinder Singh

    Chief Operating Officer

    Arvind Internet

  • Uma Talreja

    Uma Talreja


    Shoppers Stop

  • Virginia Sharma

    Virginia Sharma

    Director, Marketing Solutions


  • Agenda

    2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Brands only session
    5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    An ice breaking session on day 1, where you get a chance to speed-date all the fellow attendees for 1 Minute. Do carry at least 150 business cards!
    7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    How data is driving the actions required for content, tech & creative, to impress today’s consumer
    8:20 PM - 10:00 PM
    Kick start next 2 days of learning & networking over traditional Goan food and drinks @ Spice Studio
    7:30 AM - 8:45 AM
    Breakfast & Business One on One
    8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
    9:20 AM - 9:40 AM
    9:40 AM - 10:00 AM
    10:00 AM - 10:20 AM
    Featured Session
    10:20 AM - 10:50 AM
    Grab a tea/coffee and network with like-minded, innovative brands, sponsors and networkers.
    10:50 AM - 11:30 AM
    Re-imagining Storytelling
    Group head - Media and alliances
    VP Marketing
    11:35 AM - 12:20 PM
    Quick Fire Sessions
    12:20 PM - 12:40 PM
    Featured Session
    12:45 PM - 1:30 PM
    Join your fellow delegates with marketing priorities and solutions similar to your own, at a special Lunch & Discuss session.
    1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Tying content to commerce
    Chief Marketing Officer
    1:45 PM - 2:15 PM
    2:05 PM - 2:25 PM
    2:25 PM - 2:45 PM
    2:45 PM - 3:25 PM
    Quick Fire Sessions
    3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    Featured Session on Motivation & Healing
    4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
    After an engaging day get grooving by the infinity pool
    Sponsored by:
    7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
    Breakfast & Business One on One
    8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
    We're delighted to introduce #Skillsharing this year - a unique program that helps executives thrive and accelerate in times of change, by engaging them in meaningful discussions and building connections with Industry peers with similar interests.
    8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
    #SkillSharing - Talking to the Board & Stakeholder Management - How Marketers Can Position Themselves for a Board Role?
    Head of Marketing
    8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
    #SkillSharing - Women in Leadership - How to make your voice heard and make your industry more inclusive, more diverse, and one where talent is recognized as it should be?
    8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
    #SkillSharing - Becoming a Global Leader - Aiming for global role? Know what you are getting into and essentials to succeed
    8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
    #SkillSharing - Professional vs Personal Brand: Empowering the Self
    Director, Marketing Solutions
    8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
    #SkillSharing - Thinking like an entrepreneur- Can your become a better marketer if you started thinking like an entrepreneur?
    8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
    #SkillSharing - Health & Wellness - What does being in shape, both mental and physical, have to do with success?
    8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
    #SkillSharing - Increasing the longevity of the CMO role: Building lasting success strategies for both individuals and entire teams
    9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Grab a tea/coffee and network with like-minded, innovative brands, sponsors and networkers.
    10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    How Conversational Artificial Intelligence has created better customer experience models and how does this translate into customer delight and better sales numbers for the company?
    10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    10:50 AM - 11:40 AM
    Quick Fire Sessions
    11:40 AM - 12:00 PM
    Year-on-year iMedia delegates rate Business One:one as one of their favorite part of the summit, as it enables targeted networking. One:one is a unique and invaluable by-appointment networking program connecting influential, qualified media buyers with innovative, forward-thinking solution providers ... ()
    12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
    No tech stack is ever perfect, but don’t let FOBO (fear of better options) keep you from even starting. Hear how notable brands have built their tech stacks to meet marketing goals, and how it continues to evolve with the company’s needs.
    12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
    How are innovative brands building Seamless Customer Experiences across Platforms.
    1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
    Join your fellow delegates with marketing priorities and solutions similar to your own, at a special Lunch & Discuss session.
    1:15 PM - 5:30 PM
    1:45 PM - 3:00 PM
    4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Networking Break- Recharge yourself
    6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
    Celebrate the end of the 9th iMedia Brand Summit with your new friends in a high energy fete at Zeebop by the Sea

    Advisory Board

  • Alokedeep Singh

    Alokedeep Singh

    Head of Digital, Retail Banking & Wealth Mgmt

    HSBC Bank plc

  • Anand Thakur

    Anand Thakur

    Chief Digital Officer

    Jubilant FoodWorks

  • Archana Aggarwal

    Archana Aggarwal

    VP Brand

    Bharti Airtel

  • Ashish Tiwari

    Ashish Tiwari

    Sr. Vice President – Marketing & Digital

    Future Generali

  • Atit Mehta

    Atit Mehta

    Head of Marketing


  • Bhavana Mittal

    Bhavana Mittal

    Head of Media, Digital & Communication


  • Bishwajeet Samal

    Bishwajeet Samal

    Regional Marketing Manager - Europe


  • Hitesh Malhotra

    Hitesh Malhotra

    Chief Marketing Officer


  • Jayraj Jadhav

    Jayraj Jadhav

    Head Digital Business & Marketing

    Tata AIG General Insurance

  • Karthi Marshan

    Karthi Marshan


    Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd

  • Maneesha Khanna

    Maneesha Khanna

    Director- Global Media & Content CoE


  • Manu Monga

    Manu Monga

    VP & Head – Digital Product,Portfolio & Marketing

    Axis Bank

  • Meenu Bagla

    Meenu Bagla

    Head Global Brand & Digital Marketing

    Tech Mahindra

  • Nitin Sethi

    Nitin Sethi

    VP Digital


  • Pankaj Singh Parihar

    Pankaj Singh Parihar

    VP & Head of Digital Marketing

    Godrej Consumer Products & Godrej Industries LTD

  • Pallavi Singh

    Pallavi Singh

    Head Marketing

    MG Motor India

  • Peshwa Acharya

    Peshwa Acharya

    Chief Marketing Officer

    Sterling Holiday Resorts

  • Puneet Das

    Puneet Das

    Head of Marketing

    Tata Global Beverages

  • Rashi Goel

    Rashi Goel

    Head of Consumer Communications

    Nestlé India

  • Solomon Wheeler

    Solomon Wheeler

    Vice President - Head Marketing

    Vistara (Tata-Singapore Airlines)

  • Sujit Ganguli

    Sujit Ganguli


    ICICI Bank

  • Sumeet Singh

    Sumeet Singh

    Chief Marketing Officer

    Info Edge

  • Tejinder Singh

    Tejinder Singh

    Chief Operating Officer

    Arvind Internet

  • Viral Oza

    Viral Oza


    Lodha Group

  • Event Sponsors

    • Adobe
    • Silverpush
    • Voot
    • Adlift
    • AndBeyond Media
    • CNN
    • LinkedIN Marketing Solutions
    • Logicserve
    • Opera
    • UC Ads
    • Valueleaf
    • Yoptima

    iMedia Summit attendees represent over $3 billion in digital marketing spend and hail from some of the biggest companies in the Fortune-500 and the agency world. High-value, customizable sponsorship opportunities are available, but won't last.

    For more information, please contact our team today.


    Alila Diwa - Goa
    Alila Diwa - Goa 48/10 Village Majorda,
    Goa 403713

    +91 832 274 6800

    Alila Diwa Goa brings a refreshingly unique resort experience to Gonsua Beach in Majorda, just 20 minutes from Goa Dabolim International Airport. Set amidst the serene landscape of lush, verdant rice plantations flowing towards the Arabian Sea, relaxation reigns at this Goa resort. Enter a sanctuary of contemporary elegance inspired by traditional Goan design − steeply pitched roofs, ceiling high columns, cool verandas and tranquil courtyards.