Introducing UnPluggd speaker: Akash (Disney+Hotstar CTO)

The upcoming edition of UnPluggd conf is laser focused on enabling you to build sustainable product-led high growth business.

We bring you speakers who enable you to think and execute at a different level. All our speakers are carefully chosen and follow the core mantra, i.e. No sage on the stage. That is, UnPluggd speakers share their experience building and growing businesses, sans generic gyaan.

Introducing Disney+Hotstar CTO, Akash Saxena

At UnPluggd, Akash will share the first principle approach to building tech products and patterns on what should tech leader focus on/ how should non-tech stakeholders work with their tech leaders. More about Akash.

UnPluggd Details.

The next edition of UnPluggd is spread over 2-days and follows a hybrid format – available, offline as well as online.

🗓 Sep 23 and 24
📍MLR Convention Center, Bangalore (JP Nagar)
🫵🏼 Hybrid Format (you can attend offline or online)
🔗 Register

Use the discount code: ICECREAM during checkout and grab 15%+ discount.

About Akash Saxena

Akash Saxena is the CTO of  Disney+Hotstar, having built the product and the team from scratch. Disney+Hotstar has scaled in people, product and reach and holds a streaming world record  set during ICC T50 World Cup 2019. 

At Disney+Hotstar, Akash has been a key driver of building and guiding the team that has built and architected a platform that can adapt to run AVOD / SVOD and run live sports at scale.

Prior to joining Disney+Hotstar, Akash led engineering at an e-commerce player, a food aggregator and the bulk of his career was built at OpenTable. His 20+ year career is split between the US and India and he has always been a builder of startups and product companies. He holds Masters degree in Computer Science from Arizona State University, Tempe.

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