He´s Currently leading “CityNext” for Microsoft India nationally. CityNext is Microsoft’s Smart City initiative with people centric approach.

Its aim is to Create/ Build, own & execute strategy for driving City Next programmatically with internal & external stakeholders and Collaborate with Customers, partners & influencers to provide end to end solutions and create revenue opportunities for Microsoft.



Dr. Marek Wosinski officially retired from teaching in May 2016 after 25 years of teaching as Senior Lecturer at the Arizona State University. He is still employed by the Department of Psychology as an Adjunct Faculty responsible for development of the Global Network for Sustainable Development (GNSD). He is also a Senior Sustainability Scientist at the Global Institute of Sustainability.

In March 2014 Dr. Wosinski become coordinator of a new project Global Network for Sustainable Development (GNSD)created in frame of the Department of Psychology and Global Institute of Sustainability at Arizona State University. It is an Internet platform aiming to promote building global partnerships in the area of sustainability and environmental education among high school students. The network was officially launched in Kathmandu (Nepal) at the meeting of all Rotary Clubs from Nepal on September 14th, 2014.


is an Italian architect, engineer, inventor, educator and activist founder of Carlo Ratti Associati, and professor at theMassachusetts Institute of Technology where he directs the MIT Senseable City Lab, a research group that explores how new technologies are changing the way we understand, design and ultimately live in cities. He is also a founding partner of the international design office Carlo Ratti Associati, which he established in 2004 in Torino, Italy. Ratti was named one of the “50 most influential designers in America” by Fast Company and highlighted in wired Magazine’s “Smart List: 50 people who will change the world.”[


Harshavardhan is Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Philips Lighting India Limited, a subsidiary of Philips Lighting, the global leader in lighting products, systems and services. He joined Philips Lighting in January, 2015 and is responsible for driving and building the business in the Indian Subcontinent.

He has extensive experience in leading organizations and driving business results, having worked in various leadership roles in Strategy, Marketing, Product Management and Business Development. He joined Philips Lighting from HCL Infosystems where he was MD and CEO, leading their multiple businesses including IT Products, Systems and Services and distribution of IT, telecom and Consumer Electronics products. Harsh has also spent several years at Honeywell holding different positions globally. He held the role of MD and CEO at Honeywell Automation India before moving to Honeywell International, USA to globally lead Strategy, Marketing, Product Management and Business Development for Honeywell process Solutions and ultimately leading the same business for North America and LATAM.