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Announcing #NAMA Speakers: Nandan Nilekani, Chairman, UIDAI

We're pleased to announce our first speaker for the #NAMA conference: Nandan Nilekani, Chairman of the Unique Identification Authority of India will be discussing with us the opportunities for the Internet and Mobile industry in India in a post-Aadhaar world, to partner and integrate with the unique identity project. We will be discussing with him potential applications of the UID and the implications it has for digital businesses, challenges of authentication, potential uses for the API, potential for digitization of government services and the role of Internet and Mobile businesses in this. In case you wish to submit questions on the UIDAI for Mr Nilekani, please use this form: http://nama.cc/nilekani, selected questions from which, he will be asked at the conference. (We're still accepting speaker nominations here and we'd like more details on why you think your nominee should speak at #NAMA. Over the next two weeks, we'll announce our speakers) Speaker Profile: Nandan Nilekani, Chairman, UIDAI Nandan Nilekani is currently the Chairman of the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) in the rank of Union Cabinet Minister, which aims to provide a unique identification number for all residents of India. Nandan Nilekani was most recently the Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Infosys Technologies Limited, which he co-founded in 1981.  He was serving as Director on the Company’s Board since its inception to July 2009.He has held various posts at Infosys, including Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, President, and Chief Operating Officer. Nandan Nilekani co-founded India’s National Association of…

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