Mr. Manoj Dadlani serves as CEO at CosmosID, Inc., a genomic big data company focused on the rapid identification of microorganisms for infectious disease diagnostics, public health surveillance, food safety monitoring, pharmaceutical discovery, and microbiome analysis for health and wellness. Previously, Mr. Dadlani served as a partner at Applied Value Group, a management consulting and investment firm, and was co-founder and CEO at Rasa Industries, Ltd., a leading beverage manufacturing company in northern Nigeria. Mr. Dadlani has substantial experience in strategy, M&A, supply chain management, product development, marketing and business development. At Applied Value, he led the US business in management consulting, advising Fortune 500 companies in revenue growth, cost reduction and lean management. At CosmosID, Mr. Dadlani has led the company to commercialise current products and develop new products in the microbial identification and characterisation space. Mr. Dadlani received his Bachelors and Masters degrees in Biological Engineering from Cornell University.
Day 1: Monday 16th April 2018
14:00 – 15:30 – Desalination – Water Technology Idol 2018 – Presentations and Voting