Chinchlikar, Chaitanya

Chinchlikar, Chaitanya

Vice President - Business Development and Chief Technology Officer at Whistling Woods International

Chaitanya has had a multi-faceted career in the Indian Media & Entertainment Industry, ranging from amateur journalism to Experiential Marketing & primarily in the field of film & media education. For the past 13 years, he has been a key founding member of Whistling Woods International, India’s premier institution for Film & Creative Arts. He currently serves as the Business Head of the institute as well as its Chief Technology Officer. He also heads the school’s Emerging Media efforts in the fields of VR, AR, Cognitive Science, Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning. He has also been instrumental in the setup of the institute’s key Technology Partnerships – with Sony, Apple, Google (YouTube), Red, Fraunhofer and several more. Over the past decade, he has acquired a strong understanding of the Indian & global Media & Entertainment and Education verticals including writing several papers & analytical presentations on the same. He is an active speaker at seminars & conferences, on multiple topics related to Education and the Film, Media & Entertainment industries.

Sessions
The State of Global Cinema
Sunday, April 7 10:50 AM - 11:25 AM