EPS was honoured to be invited in Abhiyantriki 2017, a two-day technical festival early this month, in Mumbai, organised by K.J. Somaiya College of Engineering. Mr. Thyagarajan Seshadri, President-Banking Relations, delegate invitee of the panel session spoke on “Cashless Society”, or as stated by him, “Less-cash Society”. The panel commenced with opening words by moderator, Mr. Charles Assisi, founding editor of Founding Fuel Publishing, and then taken forward by co-panellists, Mr. Vinay Kalantri (MD, The Mobile Wallet), Mr. Sameer Singh Jaini (CEO, The Digital Fifth), and Mr. Murad Nathani (Co-founder & CEO, Slonkit), who explained the meaning of a cashless society and it’s relevance in recent times, with its intricacies and details of the dynamic sector of mobile wallets. Topical issues like bitcoin risks, cashback opportunities, role of AI in social marketing etc were also discussed.
K.J. Somaiya College of Engineering is one of the top institutions in Munbai, and caters to more than 2500 students each day. Being granted Autonomous status from the academic year 2014-15, the college also enjoys the status of being graded ‘A’ by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).