WATMedia Announces WATSummit 2013 – A New Era of Digital Marketing

watsummit 2013

WATMedia presents its annual event, WATSummit that brings together eminent personalities to confer the evolving facets of social and digital industry. In its third edition, the theme of WATSummit 2013 is ‘A New Era of Digital Marketing’. The annual summit is scheduled to take place on 15th Feb, 2013 at The Orchid Hotel, Mumbai, will also host WAT Awards 2013, wherein, thought leaders of Web, Advertising and Technology will be awarded.  

WATSummit 2013 will witness participation of prominent visionaries discussing topics that contribute to the growth of digital and advertising space.

A panel of experts will be seen highlighting the prominence of social media with Social Media Marketing – Making sense of jibber-jabber by brands’. The evolution of ‘Digital Media Marketing – Can it build a brand on its own?’ will be discussed extensively by a panel comprising Digital Agencies and Brands.

The summit will also bring to light the E-commerce industry and the upspring of mobile marketing with in-depth discussion on topics like ‘Ecommerce Market build brand V/S build business’, ‘Mobile Marketing – Promises of reach V/S Actual Impact’. The final panel will be seen conferring the do’s and don’ts and the challenges of ‘Startup Marketing – Breaking the clutter and creating a Brand’.

The keynote speakers for the event include dignitaries like

Mr. Suresh Reddy – Chairman & CEO, Ybrant Digital


Mr. Neville Taraporewalla – Country Director, Advertising and Online, Microsoft Corporation.

The list of esteemed panelists for WATSummit 2013 is as below:

Panel #1 – Social Media Marketing –  Making sense of jibber-jabber by brands

Ekalavya Bhattacharya, Digital Head, MTV

Jessie Paul, CEO, Paul Writer Strategic Advisory

Nitin Mathur, SR director Marketing, Yahoo India

Preetham Venkky, Business Head, KRDS Asia

Panel #2 – Digital Media – can it build a Brand on its own?

Amit Dhuggal, Partner – Invention, Mindshare

 Gulrez Alam,  Resultrix, Global COO

Arun Sharma, CMO, Airtel

Nitin Mathur, Sr Director Marketing, Yahoo India

Panel #3 – Ecommerce Market build brand V/S build business

Manish Chopra, CEO, Zovi

Rahul Narvekar, Co founder – Director Brand Sourcing at Fashion and you

Anisha Sharma, CEO, Mydala

Abhimanyu Lal, Head Category Management, eBay India

Panel #4 -Mobile Marketing – Promises of reach V/S Actual Impact

Milind Phatak, Global Head (New Business), One97 Communications Limited

Harish Nair, Chief Strategy Officer, ad2c

Sameer Agarwal, CMO, Rocketalk

Panel #5 – Startup Marketing –  Breaking the clutter and creating a brand

Alok Kejriwal, Founder, Contest2Win

Sahil Parikh, Founder & CEO, DeskAway.com

Pearl Uppal, Founder, 5ideas Inc.

Rehan Yar Khan, General Partner, Orios Venture Partners

For more details visit: http://watsummit.com/

For details contact:

Mohar Sawant/Tejashree Nigde


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