DigitalOcean TIDE

DigitalOcean is organizing TIDE, an invite-only conference of insightful talks and panel discussions meant for technology-enabled businesses.

Come listen to Industry experts and practitioners and learn best practices on how you can use Cloud to grow and scale your business! This conference will be relevant for both business & technical folks at your organization.

Date: November 21st (Thursday)
Time: 9 AM to 5 PM
Venue: The Lalit Mumbai, Andheri East

By signing up you agree to our Privacy Policy.

Tech Sessions



Learn best practices and tips to manage and scale your applications on the cloud, including hands-on workshops

Listen to Founders who have been there, done that - Learn from their successes and failures!

Meet fellow developers, entrepreneurs & VCs from the ecosystem - Build new connections!


Main Stage

Time Session Speakers
9:00 AM Registration & Networking
10:00 AM Welcome & Introduction Prabhakar Jayakumar (Country Director, DigitalOcean India)
10:20 AM Starting-up in India: Keynote Address • Abstract
Pranav Pai (Founding Partner, 3one4 Capital)
11:00 AM Building the Developer Cloud for Modern Apps • Abstract Apurva Joshi (Product, DigitalOcean)
11:30 AM Insights from a Serial Entrepreneur • Abstract Bijai K. Jayarajan (Founder & CEO, Houm Technology)
11:45 AM Tea & Networking 
12:15 PM Making Scalable Technology Decisions for your Startup • Abstract
Abhay Pai (Co-founder & CTO, Stepsetgo)
Sarang Lakare (Founder & CEO, InTouchApp)
Rajat Garg (Co-founder, myUpchar)
Vaishali Neotia (Co-founder & CEO, Merxius)
Apurva Joshi (Product, DigitalOcean)
12:50 PM Using Technology to disrupt the Legal industry: The Vakilsearch Story • Abstract
Rajkumar Ganapathy (CTO, Vakilsearch)
Prabhakar Jayakumar (Country Director, DigitalOcean India)
1:10 PM Lunch & Networking
2:00 PM

DigitalOcean Solutions Partner Program: Making Waves Together • Abstract
Aditya Chauhan (Channel Partnerships Manager, DigitalOcean)
Chetan Mahale (Founder & Director, Milesweb)
2:30 PM

Building Content Marketing tools for Scale: The journey • Abstract
Subhash Choudhary (Co-founder,
Prabhakar Jayakumar (Country Director, DigitalOcean India)
2:50 PM DigitalOcean Hatch: Fueling High-growth Startups • Abstract
Faiz M Haneef (Director, Numax CloudTech)
Vinit Jain (Co-founder, Coutloot)
Nowshad Rizwanullah (Co-founder & CEO, Miss Malini Entertainment)
Mohan Ram (Sr Partnerships Manager, DigitalOcean)
3:30 PM Tea & Networking
4:00 PM The Business of OpenSource: The ERPNext Story • Abstract
Rushabh Mehta (Founder & CEO, Frappe) 
4:20 PM
Secret sauce to building a successful startup: Panel with VCs • Abstract
Sajith Pai (Director,  Blume Ventures)
Dev Bajaj (Venture Partner, Kalaari Capital)
Anu Aggarwal (VP-Investments, Venture Catalysts)
Neha Jain (Venture Partner, Z Nation Lab)
5:00 PM
Closing + Networking

Tech Breakout Session

Time Session Speakers
2:00 PM
Scaling your Applications with Managed Kubernetes • Abstract
Mamta Jha (Sr. Developer Advocate, DigitalOcean)
2:40 PM Leveraging the power of Managed Databases • Abstract Sangram Rath (Cloud Architect & Author)
3:30 PM Tea & Networking 
4:00 PM Inside DigitalOcean Engineering • Abstract Anand Vyas (Sr. Engineer, DigitalOcean)
4:30 PM DigitalOcean Marketplace: Build Smarter, Build Faster • Abstract
Saurabh Gupta (Sr. Developer Advocate, DigitalOcean)
Sanket Sarang (Co-founder & CTO, Blobcity)

Developers, Startups & Investors love TIDE

  • "I see a lot of engagement here. Entrepreneurs in Bangalore are very confident. They want good content, good networking opportunity and I think TIDE has been structured very well to cater to this need."

    - Bala Girisaballa (President, Techstars India)

  • "This was amazing. We saw people from different genres come in - from developers to founders - and it was really interesting talking to them. Everybody loved DigitalOcean TIDE as a whole."

    - Shamasis Bhattacharya (VP - Engineering, Postman)

  • "DigitalOcean TIDE is excellent. The sessions were excellent where I learnt details about where I have to improve, where I have to cut-down and a lot of other things. The connections I have created here will be very useful."

    - Varun Varde (COO, Swaraa Solutions)

Ecosystem Partners

         web_91springboard_logo.png         Image result for blume ventures          partner_Headstart.jpg            

Media Partner


Come & join us at TIDE Mumbai!