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Our Partners

Cybersecurity Partner

Supporting Partners

Transformational Partner

Gold Partner

PSU Partners


Associate Partners




Giveaway Partner

Guest of Honour

Hon'ble Mr. Justice Dipak Misra
Former Chief Justice of India
Supreme Court

Special Guest

Ms. Amita Sharma
Former Vice Captain
Indian Women Cricket Team & Advisory Board With DDCA

Key Panelists

(Speaker names are listed in alphabetical order)

Shri A K Patel
Chief Information Security Officer

Shri Abhishek Agarwal
Chief General Manager (IT)
Energy Efficiency Services Ltd

Shri Anirudh Gupta
General Manager (IT)
NHPC Limited

Shri Arvind Kr Gupta
General Manager CDT
Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd

Shri B Paparaju
Executive Director - CISO

Shri Dipesh Jain
Power Finance Corporation Ltd

Ms. Haritima Jaipuriar
General Manager (IT Project) & CISO
Railtel Corporation of India Limited

Shri Jaspreet Bindra
Chief Information Security Officer
Engineers India Ltd

Shri Maheswara Bishoyee
General Manager(IT)

Shri P S Sundaram
Chief General Manager (IT) & CIO
Power Finance Corporation Ltd

Shri Pankaj Gupta
Chief General Manager (IT)

Dr. Prashant Atreya

Shri Suresh Nambiar
Chief General Manager(Information Systems)
Indian Oil Corporation Limited

Shri Vijay Devnath
Grp General Manager (Infra & Security) & CISO

Shri Vishal Lanjekar
Unit 42 Consulting Lead—Asia Pacific and Japan
Palo Alto Networks

Shri Sarabjit Singh Madan
Chief Architect
Red Hat India & South Asia

Shri Sachin Rane
EVP & Head – Software Solutions

Shri Dr Yask Sharma
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd

Shri Ayush Gupta
Sr Director
KPMG India

Shri Jaspreet Singh
Partner and Clients and Markets Leader - Advisory Services
Grant Thornton Bharat LLP

Shri Lalit Kalra
Partner - Technology Consulting
Ernst & Young

Shri Sushant Pandey
Security Lead – SP & Enterprise

Shri Brijesh Miglani
SSE Security Strategist

Governance Now 9th PSU Awards & Conference

Governance Now announces 9th edition of its prestigious PSU Awards. The Awards honour the efforts of Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) that have been key to the country’s growth. Over the period of eight years, the awards ceremony has seen the presence of esteemed guests to recognize the efforts of PSUs and felicitate them.

This year we are introducing the PSU IT Awards, honouring Central and State PSUs which are leveraging digital technologies to transform their customer engagement, business operations, and operating models in order to compete and thrive in the new digital economy. They are being supported unabatedly by their line-of-business leaders to deliver business transformation.

Programme Schedule:
Date: 16th February 2023
Venue: Aerocity, New Delhi
Time: 10.00 am - 05.30 pm

Timeline: Award Nominations Are Now Closed


Snapshot of a journey of the PSU Awards

8th PSU Awards: At the 8th PSU Awards Mrs Kiran Bedi, Former Governor, Puducherry felicitated the Winners.

7th PSU Awards: At the 7th PSU Awards Shri Arjun Ram Meghwal, MoS, Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises and Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs, Government of India and Shri Shailesh Lodha, Actor felicitated the Winners.

6th PSU Awards: At the 6th PSU Awards Shri Manoj Tiwari and Smt Poonam Dhillon, Veteran Actor and Social Activist felicitated the Winners.

5th PSU Awards: At 5th PSU awards(2017), Shri Mansukh L Mandaviya, Union Minister of State, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Shipping, Chemical & Fertilizers, along with Smt. Krishna Raj, Union Minister of State, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare felicitated the winners in February 2018.

4th PSU Awards: The year 2016 has also seen the remarkable celebrations with Shri Ram Vilas Paswan, Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution along with Shri Babul Supriyo, Minister of state, Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises and veteran superstar Jeetendra felicitated the winners.

3rd PSU Awards: Similarly, in 2015, Minister of State for Railways, Shri Manoj Sinha and Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Shri Ram Vilas Paswan felicitated the winners.

2nd PSU Awards: Continuing the journey, in the year 2014, Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Shri Kalraj Mishra and Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Shri Ram Vilas Paswan felicitated the winners.

1st PSU Awards: The journey began in 2013 with Shri Praful Patel, then minister for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises felicitated the winners.

Draft Agenda

10.00 am - 10.30 am
Registration & Networking Tea

10.30 am - 10.40 am
Expo Inauguration

10.40 am - 10.45 am
Welcome Address by Shri Kailash Nath Adhikari, Managing Director, Governance Now

10.45 am- 11.00 am
Keynote Address

11.00 am- 11.30 am
9th PSU IT Awards Felicitation (Round-1)

11.30 am- 11.40 am
Principal Address by Shri Vishal Lanjekar, Unit 42 Consulting Lead—Asia Pacific and Japan, Palo Alto Networks

11.40 am- 12.20 pm
Panel Discussion Implement a future-ready IT Infrastructure

12.20 pm- 12.30 pm
Technology Address on ‘Future Ready Enterprise Architectures’ by Sarabjit Singh Madan, Chief Architect, Red Hat India & South Asia

12.30 pm- 01.00 pm
Panel Discussion How to Beat the Cyber security Poverty Line - Cyber security & Digital Trust

01.00 pm-01.10 pm
Technology Address on ‘Accelerating the PSU Digital Transformation Journey’ by Shri Sachin Rane, EVP & Head – Software Solutions, Datamatics

01:10 pm-02:00 pm
Luncheon Networking

02:05 pm-02:15 pm
Technology Address

02:15 pm-02:25 pm
Technology Address by Netscout

02:25 pm-02:35 pm
Technology Address by FORCEPOINT

02:40 pm-03:20 pm
Power Session The Evolving Landscape of PSUs

03:20 pm-03.30 pm
Expo Visit & Quiz Winner Announcement

03:30 pm-05:30 pm
The 9th PSU Awards Ceremony
Guest of Honour: Justice Dipak Mishra, Former Chief Justice of India
Group Photograph

05:30 pm-onwards
Closing Remarks + High Tea

*Timing and topics are subjected to change

Eminent Speakers from Past Editions

​ ​Shri Arjun Ram Meghwal
Hon'ble Minister of State for Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises and Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs
Government of India
​Shri Ram Vilas Paswan
Hon'ble Union Minister
Ministry of Consumer Affairs Food and Public Distribution
Government of India
Shri Kalraj Mishra
Hon'ble Union Minister
Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
Government of India
​Shri Manoj Sinha
Hon'ble Minister of State
Ministry of Railways
Government of India
​Shri Vinay Sahasrabuddhe
National Vice President
Bharatiya Janata Party
​Shri Babul Supriyo
Minister of State, Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
Government of India
​Shri Anil Swarup
Ministry of Coal
Government of India
​Shri S N Tripathi
Additional Secretary
Ministry of Small & Medium Enterprises
Government of India
Shri Ashish Kumar Chauhan
Managing Director & CEO
Bombay Stock Exchange
Shri Jeetendra
Veteran superstar