It’s the Month of Innovation at Flipkart, as we celebrate the spirit with the first of the #Big10Innovation tweetchats. Ravi Garikipati, Chief Technology Officer – Flipkart, fielded questions on the topic “Building An Innovation Culture” in a live tweetchat hosted by @FlipkartStories at 3 pm IST on Tuesday, June 6, 2017.
Enjoy the full chat summary below.
About Ravi Garikipati
Ravi Garikipati is the Chief Technology Officer at Flipkart. With over 27 years of experience in leading product and technology functions in global companies, he joined Flipkart in 2015 and scaled up the Ads business. Ravi is extremely passionate about building high performance organizations. Before joining Flipkart, as head of 7 Innovation Labs, Ravi was responsible for overall strategy and development of all products that serve millions of consumer interactions daily. Prior to that, Ravi was the SVP at Vendio, which grew to have more than 2.5 million online sellers and was eventually acquired by Alibaba. He tweets at @RaviGarikipati
— Flipkart Stories (@FlipkartStories) June 5, 2017
FAQ – How to participate in the #BIG10Innovation tweetchat
- To participate in the #Big10Innovation tweetchat, or just listen in, log into your Twitter account and follow the hashtag #Big10Innovation. If you are already logged into Twitter, you can participate in the chat from the Twitter chat window right here at the top of this page, or from a desktop or mobile device.
- The tweetchat begins at 3 pm IST on Tuesday, June 6, 2017. The chat takes place in real-time.
- Pre-selected audience questions will be posted by the @FlipkartStories Twitter account and tagged with your Twitter ID during the live tweetchat.
- Panelist Ravi Garikipati will answer the selected questions from the @FlipkartStories handle.
- The best 3 audience questions selected by Ravi Garikipati and @FlipkartStories will be awarded ₹500 each in Flipkart Electronic Gift Vouchers (EGVs). The decision of the panelist and @FlipkartStories is final in this regard.
- Only pre-selected questions are eligible to receive a Flipkart EGV giveaway.
- You may also ask questions during the live tweetchat. Live questions may or may not be answered at the discretion of the panelist.
- During the tweetchat, Ravi Garikipati will ask 3 audience questions from the @FlipkartStories account. To respond to a question, please reply to the tweet with the prefix A(x) and the hashtag #BIG10Innovation.
- E.g. To question Q1, please prefix your reply with #BIG10Innovation A1, followed by your answer.
- The best 3 audience answers will be selected by @FlipkartStories to be awarded Flipkart Electronic Gift Vouchers (EGVs) worth ₹500 each. The decision of the panelist and @FlipkartStories is final in this regard.
- Visit this page at 3 pm on June 7, 2017 to participate live in the tweetchat.
- You may also participate by logging into your Twitter account on your desktop or mobile device and searching for hashtag #BIG10Innovation
- The best 3 audience questions and the best 3 audience answers will be announced on this page and on the @FlipkartStories Twitter account within 120 minutes of the closure of the tweetchat
- Winners will be contacted over email and/or Twitter by the Flipkart Stories team and their identities shall be verified before prizes are awarded
Check out the Flipkart Innovation Timeline