Sanjiv Rai is an innovator and serial entrepreneur with 17 years of experience globally. He is the Founder and Chair of ARE Technologies, as well as Founder of AceWP Innovation Labs and BillionInnovators. Rai was the chief architect of the Chandra project for NASA, which aims to set up a communication infrastructure on the moon for permanent human inhabitancy. Rai is a graduate of University of Calcutta. He is also the recipient of several awards and honours, including listed in Who's Who in the World by Marquis, Top 100 Disruptive Innovators by Red Herring, Top 10 Asian Technovisionaries by ZDNet and Top 10 Emerging Stars by NASSCOM, among others. He is the author of several industry standards, copyrights, articles, books and patents.