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ET GBS 2018
ET Global Business Summit 2018

ET Global Business Summit 2018

It's the next big thing after Davos. The world's biggest thought and business leaders will come together to discuss pressing issues that affect India, you and the rest of the world. Track this space.

‘Success in India is based on studying, having a job...where’s the creativity?’

‘Success in India is based on studying, having a job...where’s the creativity?’

Steve Wozniak was barely 25 years old when he joined Jobs and Ronald Wayne to start what has emerged as the world’s most valuable company.

Vodafone tax was a very bad idea, says Arun Jaitley at ET GBS

Vodafone tax was a very bad idea, says Arun Jaitley at ET GBS

Jaitley added that if any investor chooses another destination over India, it can't be for the Vodafone tax issue but about other issues.

Tech taking over our privacy, becoming a losing battle: Apple Co-founder Steve Wozniak

Tech taking over our privacy, becoming a losing battle: Apple Co-founder Steve Wozniak

“What is more important: human or technology?” asked Wozniak while addressing the audience at the Economic Times’ Global Business Summit, held at New Delhi

We as women, must also be our own glass ceilings: Naina Lal Kidwai at ET GBS

We as women, must also be our own glass ceilings: Naina Lal Kidwai at ET GBS

Ladies at the top talk women in the business at ET GBS: We should be proud to be called ambitious.

Brands have been under investing in the last two decades: Irwin Gotlieb, GroupM

Brands have been under investing in the last two decades: Irwin Gotlieb, GroupM

As a result of this under investments, millennials and centennials today don't have the same kind of love for brands.

Major reason for imbalances in world is financial bubbles: Chinese Economist Andy Xie

Major reason for imbalances in world is financial bubbles: Chinese Economist Andy Xie

Andy Xie is a Shanghai-based independent economist specialising in China and Asia, and writes, speaks and consults on global economics and financial markets.

Power shift to Asia, tech, ageing will define future: Dominic Barton, McKinsey & Co

Power shift to Asia, tech, ageing will define future: Dominic Barton, McKinsey & Co

He said that a lot of changes have been happening globally but often people underestimate the speed at which the power shift is happening.

In India, politicians are accountable but regulators are not, says Arun Jaitley

In India, politicians are accountable but regulators are not, says Arun Jaitley

Voicing concerns on wilful defaults, Jaitley said, sections of Indian business lag behind and must introspect Cases of wilful defaults, banks frauds killing ease of doing business efforts.

SRK talks big data, digitisation; says appointment cinema will be over

SRK talks big data, digitisation; says appointment cinema will be over

The actor reiterated that technology has democratised the way cinema is being produced and consumed.

Artificial intelligence will create more jobs, says Apple Inc's Stephen Wozniak

Artificial intelligence will create more jobs, says Apple Inc's Stephen Wozniak

We will require lot more jobs to build those machines, Woznika said adding that the next generation will have different types of jobs to choose from.

This is what PM Modi spoke about in his 45-minute speech

This is what PM Modi spoke about in his 45-minute speech

Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on those responsible for upholding ethics in financial institutions to fulfil their duties sincerely.

Despite failed promises, Elon Musk is my favourite entrepreneur: Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak

Despite failed promises, Elon Musk is my favourite entrepreneur: Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak

“I like Elon Musk very much. He makes me buy things which I think I am getting, but I am not. That said, I like him for imagining things no one has ever,” said ‘The Woz’ while speaking at the Economic Times’ Global Business Summit held at New Delhi.

Need to replace Ease of Doing Business with Ease of Doing Ethical Business: Arun Jaitley

Need to replace Ease of Doing Business with Ease of Doing Ethical Business: Arun Jaitley

"The government is responding well to its responsibilities. It is at the same time an industrial responsibility to introspect and adhere to an agenda of doing ethical business," he said.

Thanks to digitisation, the flow of information cannot be held back any more: SRK

Thanks to digitisation, the flow of information cannot be held back any more: SRK

The actor said that digitisation and big data will change how we invest in, consume & market films.

These factors will put India on the road to faster growth

These factors will put India on the road to faster growth

PM Narendra Modi cited improved data on inflation, fiscal deficit, current account deficit, GDP growth, interest rates and FDI infl ows.

VR, AI, will diminish the role of the actor in films: Shah Rukh Khan

VR, AI, will diminish the role of the actor in films: Shah Rukh Khan

"Big data is the future and we need to use it. There is so much untapped big data that the cinematic medium can explore and consume, that the role of the actor will diminish," he said.

India will remain important for Uber: Dara Khosrowshahi, CEO, UBER

India will remain important for Uber: Dara Khosrowshahi, CEO, UBER

India, which now contributes 10% to Uber’s total global transactions, will remain important for the company at least for the next five years, the CEO said at the ET Global Business Summit.

India is moving ahead with a new work culture, says Modi at ET GBS

India is moving ahead with a new work culture, says Modi at ET GBS

"On every macro-economic pa​​rameter -- inflation, current account deficit, fiscal deficit, GDP growth, interest rates, FDI inflow -- India is performing well," PM said.

India can help us set the stage for next 6 billion consumers: Uber chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi

India can help us set the stage for next 6 billion consumers: Uber chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi

India, which now contributes 10% to Uber’s total global transactions, will remain important for the company at least for the next five years, the CEO said.

ET GBS 2018: PM Narendra Modi promises 'strict action' against PNB fraudsters

ET GBS 2018: PM Narendra Modi promises 'strict action' against PNB fraudsters

The prime minister asked the management of financial institutions as well as the supervisory bodies to do their job diligently to check such frauds.

India's economic condition is changing: Modi

India's economic condition is changing: Modi

In his 44-minute speech, Modi said his government will show zero tolerance to financial frauds in a possible hint at the PNB scam.

The American dream is intact, says Donald Trump Jr at ET GBS

The American dream is intact, says Donald Trump Jr at ET GBS

While recognizing that real estate in India had been going through a tough time, he saw it as a period of cleansing.

Narendra Modi is my favourite entrepreneur: Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi

Narendra Modi is my favourite entrepreneur: Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi

Speaking at the ET’s Global Business Summit, Dara Khosrowshahi said he wishes to do the same for Uber, what the Indian Prime Minister is doing for India.

India seeks its rightful place at global high table: Vineet Jain

India seeks its rightful place at global high table: Vineet Jain

“Why is the tide turning? It could be because large sections of the population in those countries believe they have not benefited from globalisation.”

ONGC's market cap will shoot up to $300 billion from $30 billion if privatised: Anil Agarwal

ONGC's market cap will shoot up to $300 billion from $30 billion if privatised: Anil Agarwal

​​"There is no dearth of talent, maximum startups in Silicon Valley are from Indians. So there are no reasons why that can't be done in India," Anil Agarwal added.

India internet growth most phenomenal in the world, says Netflix’s Reed Hastings

India internet growth most phenomenal in the world, says Netflix’s Reed Hastings

Netflix also announced three Indian original productions — Ghoul, Leila and Crocodile — besides four productions already under work which include Sacred Games, Selection Day, Again, and Bard of Blood.

India's young don't have the licence to skill: Jeff Maggioncalda, Coursera

India's young don't have the licence to skill: Jeff Maggioncalda, Coursera

Maggioncalda said one of the earliest experiments in using technology to create equal access to education took place in India.

New India is poised to enter $5 trillion club: YES Bank MD & CEO Rana Kapoor

New India is poised to enter $5 trillion club: YES Bank MD & CEO Rana Kapoor

Kapoor touched upon the broad and deep financial reforms that are expected to help drive economic growth in India, Asia’s third-biggest economy, and among the world’s fastest-expanding.

Donald Trump junior's real estate venture may be too much for scandal-weary India

Donald Trump junior's real estate venture may be too much for scandal-weary India

Indian real-estate regulations are often so complicated and restrictive that only those with the ability to lobby the government can get anything built at all.

ET GBS 2018: Guts, gumptions & growth in business

ET GBS 2018: Guts, gumptions & growth in business

When a large organisation is functioning, there are a thousand things inside, riggings to be fixed all the time. If you don’t fix those riggings, if you don’t fix your sails properly and suddenly you go into a wild sea, that’ll be foolish.

2018 won’t kill the speculators of the world. But it will teach them a lesson or two

2018 won’t kill the speculators of the world. But it will teach them a lesson or two

A decade of massive, synchronised monetary and fiscal stimulus has led to the greatest asset bubble in history, to the tune of about $100 trillion.

A robust Internet can unleash the vibrant entertainment industry for India: Reed Hastings Co-founder, Netflix

A robust Internet can unleash the vibrant entertainment industry for India: Reed Hastings Co-founder, Netflix

Internet entertainment is simple, but revolutionary, and provides consumers choice and control, freedom and flexibility.

Times they are a changin’ and how banks can deal with it

Times they are a changin’ and how banks can deal with it

Industries like banking are set for a disruption even more fundamental than those industries where there is a need for a culminating physical delivery.

Micro-battles can help companies overcome growth hurdles: Chris Zook

Micro-battles can help companies overcome growth hurdles: Chris Zook

Approximately, 60% of executives I have surveyed say their main competitor in five years will be a different company than today. Adaptation is more important than scale.

Global Business Summit will showcase India's rise in world affairs

Global Business Summit will showcase India's rise in world affairs

The Global Business Summit presented by The Economic Times and YES Bank that’s to be held on February 23-24 in the capital will showcase a star-studded roster headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

ET GBS 2018: Industry 4.0 can transform Indian manufacturing

ET GBS 2018: Industry 4.0 can transform Indian manufacturing

While individual cos need to drive their specific and detailed agenda, we believe that there is a strong case for the govt & industry associations to put their might together to accelerate the adoption of Industry 4.0.

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