2019 Speakers

Tanvie Hans

Tanvie Hans

Ex-Tottenham, Ex-Fulham Ladies Football Player

One of the most prominent and inspiring voices for women in sports in India, Tanvie Hans started her football journey in Delhi and went on to play for legendary European clubs such as Tottenham Hotspurs and Fulham FC. Now (more…)

Saurabh Sachdeva

Saurabh Sachdeva

An Acting Coach, an Actor, and a Director

Saurabh Sachdeva has donned many hats in the Indian Film Industry. As an actor, he has played the pivotal role of Sulaiman Isa in the Netflix special Sacred Games and was also seen in critically acclaimed movies such as (more…)

Ish Goel

Ish Goel

Blockchain Aficionado, CEO: Somish and Founder: GovBlocks

Being an incredibly holistic achiever, Ish Goel has created a storm in the blockchain circuit and established the ‘Blockchain Centre of Excellence’ at his company in 2016 after being invested in this technology for over (more…)

Ami Patel

Ami Patel

Celebrity Stylist

A renowned celebrity stylist, Ami Patel has transformed the way people view fashion through her work. She is the stylist for some of Bollywood’s most notable fashion-icons like Priyanka Chopra, Madhuri Dixit, Alia (more…)

Hussain Dalal

Hussain Dalal

Actor and Scree

Think coffee, and Hussain Dalal comes to mind – Hussain made Ra.. Ra..RRishi, comedy and coffee cool overnight with his Nescafe ad. With a rich stage background, he was one of the mentors in the 5th season of (more…)

Rohit Roy

Rohit Roy

Actor/Director

From television to films to digital entertainment, Rohit Roy has successfully straddled them all. Today, he is regarded as an actor of immense caliber and versatility. His four-year stint as the stylish and arrogant protagonist in (more…)

Priyanka Kochhar

Priyanka Kochhar

Model & Motorcycle Racer

India’s BikeWithGirl, Priyanka Kochhar has led the bandwagon for ‘paradigm shifts’. As a model who has featured on Vogue, Elle, and several print/advertising campaigns, she has a strong social media presence. She is popular (more…)

Snigdha Poonam

Snigdha Poonam

Journalist & Author

A renowned journalist for The Hindustan Times, Snigdha covers important national affairs in the wide range of Indian Politics, Society and Culture. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Guardian and The Financial Times, (more…)

Abhishek Banerjee

Abhishek Banerjee

Casting Director, Actor

One of India’s finest emerging artists, Abhishek Banerjee began his career in 2010 with Once Upon A Time In Mumbai as a casting associate. In addition to his startling performances in Stree, Ajji, Mirzapur, and mini-series (more…)

Sabyasachi Gorai

Sabyasachi Gorai

Celebrity Chef

The Chef with the Midas touch!
Chef Saby is the only recipient of the most coveted National Tourism Award, for “Best Chef of India” awarded by the President of India. He quit his high flying job as (more…)

Alex Mathew/Maya

Alex Mathew/Maya

Drag Artist

In a world restricted by conventional societal standards, Mayamma or Maya the Drag Queen represents what it means to be true to oneself. One of India’s first few drag queens, Maya has broken the box of labels and (more…)

Virali Modi

Virali Modi

Disability Rights Activist

A determined fighter, 14-year-old Virali Modi was diagnosed with malaria that put her in a coma. The Pennsylvania resident, who wanted to become a model and an actor one day, had gone to Mumbai, where she contracted (more…)

2018 Speakers

Sandeep Singh

Sandeep Singh

Recognized with the Arjuna Award in 2010, Sandeep Singh is a legendary hockey player who holds the world record for the fastest drag-flick of all times at 145 km/hr. Also (more…)

Malishka Mendonsa

Malishka Mendonsa

 The voice behind the super hit show “Morning No. 1 with Malishka” is a multi-talented personality who has channeled her popularity with the masses to successfully support (more…)

Vicky Ratnani

Vicky Ratnani

From having won the ‘Best Indian Chef’ award in 2015 to being the host of popular shows like ‘Vicky Goes Veg’, ‘Gourmet Central’ and ‘Vickypedia’,  ViclyRatnani is the final   (more…)

Dipannita Sharma

Dipannita Sharma

From walking the ramp for fashion powerhouses like Valentino and Fendi to starring in hits like ‘Ladies vs Ricky Behl’ and judging ‘MTV – Making the Cut’. Dipannita  (more…)

Merin Joseph

Merin Joseph

The youngest IPS officer in the Kerala cadre and the first lady commandant of the 2nd Armed Police Battalion, Ms. Merin Joseph is also known for her bold, outspoken stands (more…)

Rajiv Dingra

Rajiv Dingra

Rajiv Dingra is the founder and CEO of WATConsult, the most awarded digital and social media agency of India. An entrepreneur and a thought leader in the digital space, he (more…)

Aditya Bhat

Aditya Bhat

Aditya Bhat, an Entrepreneur-Marketer and a Public Speaker by passion, currently heads Jio Studios- the content and marketing ar of Reliance Jio. With over 17 years of experience (more…)

Shivan And Narresh

Shivan And Narresh

Celebrated under the ’30 under 30′ tag by Forbes, Shivan and Narresh are a designer duo who launched India’s first luxury holiday brand. Over the course of their illustrious (more…)

Swapnil Khandelwal

Swapnil Khandelwal

AlmaConnect is India’s first and fastest social network, that has been recognised by several media houses like ET Now, Times of India, VC Circle as the one of the most promising  (more…)

Purvi Vyas

Purvi Vyas

After completing her master’s in Environmental Management from the University of Western Sydney, Purvi Vyas has been associated with various NGOs working (more…)

Shyaam Subramanian

Shyaam Subramanian

Being an integral part of Teach For India (TFI), Shyaam believes in the power of collective action and movements as agents for social change. He currently leads program design, (more…)

Prakash Iyer

Prakash Iyer

Author of the two national bestsellers – ‘The Habit of Winning’ and ‘The Secret of Leadership’, Prakash Iyer spent three decades in the corporate world working with teams (more…)

Past Speakers

Kunal Kapoor

Kunal Kapoor

Kunal Kapoor is an Indian actor and has starred in movies like Rang De Basanti, Don 2, Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana. Kapoor trained for an acting career under Barry John  (more…)

Piyush Mishra

Piyush Mishra

Actor, music director, lyricist, singer, scriptwriter. Mishra started his career in Hindi theatre in Delhi after graduating from National School of Drama, Delhi in 1986. He is  (more…)

Anu Menon

Anu Menon

Anu Menon did Masters in Drama in London and moved to Bombay to pursue her first love – the stage. For 8 years she was better known as her alter-ego VJ Lola Kutty on Channel V.  (more…)

Dalip Tahil

Dalip Tahil

Dalip Tahil is a renowned Indian film, television and theatre actor. He has appeared in more than 100 Bollywood movies by starting his acting career in 1974 with a very  (more…)

Ranveer Brar

Ranveer Brar

A chef of great renown and a celebrated television personality, Ranveer Brar is one of the few Indians who have truly left their mark in the global culinary space. At 17, he  (more…)

Dr. Palash Sen

Dr. Palash Sen

Dr.  Palash Sen is an Indian singer, songwriter, musician, composer and actor best known as the founder and lead singer of India’s pop band Euphoria.  Euphoria is a very famous  (more…)