Nitin Narkhede is General Manager of Emerging Technologies and Innovation at Wipro Technologies. He is responsible for development of new services and solutions based on emerging trends and technologies at Wipro. Nitin has incubated new solutions and services in areas of Cloud computing, Sustainability, Social computing, Advanced analytics and big data in the recent past. He has played a key role in defining Wipro’s strategy on Cloud computing. His current areas of focus include Cognitive computing, Smart Systems, Internet of things, next generation of human machine interfaces, Robotics and drone applications. Nitin has been in the forefront of number of technology and business model transitions during his 20 years of work at Wipro. Prior to his current assignment, he managed Wipro’s e-Business Solutions Practice in the Americas. Nitin has over 23 years of experience in technology industry spanning IT Strategy and planning, information systems and software product development, Technology Strategy and innovation management. Nitin has worked with customers from various industry segments including Technology, Media, Retail, Manufacturing, Energy, Automotive, Banking and Insurance, Transportation and Logistics. Nitin holds Bachelors in Mechanical engineering from Pune University and Masters of Technology from Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai, India.
The function of the IoT Community, is to focus on the adoption & application of IoT in commercial environments, seeking to understand & contribute to applying the technology or overcoming the wide variety of barriers, inhibitors, and technical & operational issues. As a member of the board, Nitin Narkhede will provide impartial input and guidance to the overall vision, strategy and execution that is helping to shape the current and future direction for the IoT Community, as well as the broader IoT industry.