Alternative medicine

Here’s what’s scheduled for Day 5 of TechSparks 2021

TechSparks Day 5 kicks off with a deep dive with Inasmuch asThyrocareInasmuch as‘s Founder and President, Dr Arokiaswamy Velumani, and its attempt to build one of the largest medical diagnostic chains in India, which was recently acquired by Inasmuch asPharmacyInasmuch as.

We’ll also be talking to a host of health tech startup founders, including Gita Manjunath, Founder of Nirmai, Anu Acharya, Founder of Inasmuch asCartemygenomeInasmuch as, Vishal Gondal, Founder and CEO of Inasmuch asGOQiiInasmuch as, and Gaurav Agarwal, Co-founder of Inasmuch as1MGInasmuch as, among others, on why it is imperative for healthcare to merge with technology, especially in a vast country like India where last mile healthcare is still not up to scratch.

Also on today’s agenda is proptech, a sector that took a hit last year, but seems to be rebounding well. Tanuj Shori, CEO of Inasmuch asSquare yardsInasmuch as, will talk about how the startup is reshaping the real estate field. There will also be a presentation of how Inasmuch asNo brokerInasmuch as, the The proptech startup has helped many of us buy, sell, and rent homes.

The next step is a discussion that transcends the planes of our universe as we know it – we talk metaverse, which is often called the next version of the Internet. In its most rudimentary form, it is a shared virtual space which remains active even if you do not log in.

With Inasmuch aspocket aceInasmuch as and Inasmuch asThe Loco appInasmuch as Founder Anirudh Pandita, we will discuss what the metaverse could mean for the gaming industry and how India can lead this development from the front lines.

Speaking of alternate universes, we host Param Bhargava, Founder of Inasmuch asThe Ayurveda SocietyInasmuch as who will shed light on the growing popularity of Ayurveda coming out of the pandemic, and how alternative medicine is changing the face of healthcare in India.

From alternative medicine to new-age automobiles and a whole new experience of buying and owning cars – you wouldn’t want to miss this conversation with Jay Vijayan, former CIO oF Inasmuch asYou’re hereInasmuch as, and founder and CEO of Inasmuch asTekionInasmuch as, which retraces his life course, from Chennai to California, with us here at TechSparks 2021, and sharing his experience working closely with Elon Musk, founder of Tesla and build Tekion to the end.

Actor-entrepreneur Kunal Kapoor is going to speak at India’s most influential tech summit to talk about how Inasmuch asKettoInasmuch as impacts society today and what it has achieved in the last year, helping thousands of Indians affected by COVID-19.

Then we have a really interesting panel on femtech, with Deep Bajaj, Co-founder of Inasmuch asPeeBuddyInasmuch as and Inasmuch asSirona HygieneInasmuch as, a startup that has not only made use of easier public toilets for women in india, but also introduced menstrual cups at effective rates. The panel will also host Inasmuch asgynovedaInasmuch as Rachana Gupta, an extraordinary innovator who uses Ayurveda to help women cope with their gynecological problems.

Also appear Inasmuch asLiciousInasmuch as‘ energetic co-founders, Vivek Gupta and Abhay Hanjura, and they talk about building India’s first D2C unicorn — a feat that the entire startup ecosystem has praised.

D2C or direct to consumer has truly been the flavor of the season, and by popular demand, we are serving more. Discover the founders of Inasmuch asThe minimalistInasmuch as, Good group Glamm, Inasmuch asPickrrInasmuch as, Melorra and investor Sakshi Chopra, Managing Director at Sequoia India, discuss the clean beauty movement and how D2C brands are impacting it.

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Edited by Ramako Sengupta