ResellerClub Hosting Summit: An In-Depth Look at the Sessions Track

There are just 2 days remaining for the ResellerClub Hosting Summit and with 17 sessions planned, there are ample opportunities for you to learn and connect at the event. Here’s a closer look at all these sessions to help you chalk out your agenda for the event. You can take a look at the entire agenda here.

At the ResellerClub Hosting Summit, you’ll find some of the thought leaders of the Web Services Industry sharing insights on the latest cloud and hosting trends. All these sessions will help you educate yourself about the competitive hosting & web services landscape and take your business to the next level.

  • Keynote:
    The opening keynote will be presented by our own CEO Bhavin Turakhia & Manish Dalal, VP – APAC of Verisign. Bhavin will present detailed stats and numbers on India’s growth potential over the next 4 years. Do not miss this exciting presentation that looks at growth trends of Domains and Web Hosting in India and other countries using research that we’ve collated over the years. Manish’s talk will help you map these trends into opportunities in the Industry.
  • SME in India – Think Digital with Google:
    As the owner of an SME yourself, I’m sure you’ll appreciate the key insights that an industry giant like Google can give you about the Small Business segment in India. Kartik Taneja, Head of Channel Sales at Google will be hosting this session.
  • Build your Hosted Cloud Offerings using Microsoft:
    The Global Cloud Market is poised to be worth $241 Billion by 2020 and this session is all about how you as a provider can build your Hosted Cloud offerings with Microsoft’s new tools. Aviraj Ajgekar, Technical Evangelist at Microsoft will be taking you through the session and with his vast knowledge of the Private & Public Cloud, Virtualization and Microsoft’s offerings, this promises to be an educative presentation.
  •  Building Scalable Infrastructure for Web Hosts:
     Bhavin Turakhiais a respected business leader in the Web Services Industry. Having shaped ResellerClub as one of the largest web hosts in the world, his experience in scalable infrastructure systems is unmatched.In this exclusive session, Bhavin will talk about how independent web hosts can build & maintain a secure, scalable infrastructure. This is one of the most anticipated sessions at the ResellerClub Hosting Summit and it promises to be deeply insightful.


The second day of the ResellerClub Hosting Summit sees two parallel tracks of sessions and a lot more speakers take the stage.

  • Five Ways to Supercharge your Business:
    In this session, our very own General Manager & Business Head, Shridhar Luthria will give attendees 5 easy ways to boost their online business with ResellerClub. Shridhar has been at the helm of ResellerClub for over 7 years and has immense experience helping SMBs develop their businesses.With free payment gateways, geo-located hosting, enterprise-grade products being developed for Resellers, Shridhar will talk about how these initiatives can help providers grow their businesses worldwide.
  • Verisign – Value Added Services:
    With products like MobileView and a whole slew of other value-added services, Verisign’s session focuses on how these services can help Indian providers diversify their business. The session will be presented by Manish Dalal, VP-APAC at Verisign.
  •  State of the Domain Naming System:
    Through this session, attendees will get a rundown on what drives Domain Name Registrations in India and across the world. I’ve taken a look at the presentation and attendees are in for some brilliant stats on the internet adoption in India and the reach of .ORG.
  • Accelerate with Symantec’s ‘SSL Partner Program’:
    Sarabjeet Khurana, Director – Website Security Solutions (South East Asia/India & SAARC) at Symantec will take attendees through Symantec’s SSL Partner Program. Through this program, Symantec provides companies a platform to resell SSL Certificates & other Website Security Solutions. Sarabjeet’s talk is geared to be a knowledge-sharing session about the global SSL Certificate market and is definitely worth attending.
  • Growing your Web Design Business:
    A Panel Discussion geared at Web Designers attending the event, this session will be an interactive discussion with panelists from large Web Design firms talking about their experience in the Industry and tips for new entrants in this sphere. The discussion will also showcase Design XChange – a web design community aimed at bridging the gap between clients & providers.
  • Driving Profits with Premium Domain Names:
    Bob Mountain, SVP – BD & Account Services at NameMedia is presenting this session about the business opportunity with Premium Domain Names. The session will be a data-driven discussion about venturing into the Premium Domain Name space.
  • What’s hot at ICANN:
    Tim Cole, Senior Director, Registrar Relations at ICANN will be discussing all the latest happenings at ICANN. Currently, ICANN is in the midst of evaluations of over 1,900 new gTLD applications. Tim has been with ICANN for 8 years and is in a great position to share interesting facts about New gTLDs and ICANN’s role as the internet’s governing body.
  • Integration & Automation – Email Security 2.0:
    Being in the business of fighting Spam, Sam Renkema, CEO of Spam Experts has an in-depth understanding of the Email Security domain. His talk will focus on how Spam Experts has taken Email Security to the next level and how SMBs can leverage their services to easily differentiate themselves from other email providers in this complex, growing market.
  • The New gTLD Opportunity:
    The introduction of new gTLDs is poised to be the biggest event in the Domain Name Industry in the near future. As Director of Radix Registry, Asia’s largest new gTLD Applicant, Sandeep Ramchandani has been involved in the new gTLD process since its inception and has over 10 years of experience in the Domain Name Industry. Sandeep’s talk will focus on the opportunity new gTLDs bring to Domain Name providers like yourselves – definitely a must watch!
  • Gateway to .ASIA:
    In this session, Pavan Budhrani, Director of Business Development at .ASIA will talk about the .ASIA TLD, its reach and adoption across the Asian market. This session will provide some key insights to Domain Name providers that offer .ASIA Domains across the Asian region.
  • Best Practices in Online Marketing:
    With the growth of Social Media Marketing, Inbound and Digital Marketing in the B2B space, the time is ripe for the Web Services industry to better target & engage with their clients online. Vivek Bhargava, CEO at iProspect Communicate 2 will seek to educate attendees about best practices in online marketing. This is sure to be an interesting session with some brilliant tips for budding entrepreneurs and marketers.

So there you have it! We’re all set to make the ResellerClub Hosting Summit the largest Web Hosting Conference in India with fantastic opportunities for networking and knowledge sharing.

We hope to see you there – do let us know what you’re most looking forward to at the event!