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…)

2017 Speakers

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…)

Gautam Bhimani

Gautam Bhimani

Gautam Bhimani made his commentary debut at the Adelaide Oval in 2003-04 alongside Sunil Gavaskar, Geoffrey Boycott, Greg Chappell, Harsha Bhogle and Ravi Shastri. He  (more…)

Dolly Thakore

Dolly Thakore

A recognized name in the theatre and film industry, Dolly Thakore has been one of India’s leading newscasters and television hosts. She has been actively involved in social work (more…)

Jithin C Nedumala

Jithin C Nedumala

Having spent 24 years of his life in Kerala, Jithin saw the various stages in the life of a child and what shaped it and was able to identify the inequalities faced by them in their (more…)

Manish Mundra

Manish Mundra

Manish Mundra is an Indian film producer, philanthropist, and businessman. He is the founder and head of Drishyam Films, and Managing Director of Indorama Eleme Petro (more…)

Rajeshwari Sachdev

Rajeshwari Sachdev

 Rajeshwari Sachdev is an Indian actress from Mumbai who started her career on stage doing plays with IPTA. She has worked as an actor in Hindi, English, Marathi and Punjabi (more…)

Joseph Radhik

Joseph Radhik

Joseph Radhik is one of India’s most celebrated wedding photographers, known for his breathtaking imagery and mastery of the craft. A first place Winner at International (more…)

Antara Telang

Antara Telang

Antara Telang is a 25-year-old Content Director at an e-learning startup called LaughGuru, based in Mumbai. She is the proud owner three social media accounts, two (more…)

Manish Advani

Manish Advani

Manish Advani is the head of Marketing & Public Relations for Mahindra SSG with a focus on cause and Green Marketing which goes in line with his interests in the area of  (more…)

Milee Ashwarya

Milee Ashwarya

Milee Ashwarya is the Editor in Chief for Commercial and Business books at Penguin Random House India. In her decade-long career in publishing, she was responsible (more…)

Pamposh Bhat

Pamposh Bhat

Pamposh Bhat is a New Delhi-based environmentalist, a climate change expert and award-winning writer. Bhat has been awarded the prestigious Rajbhasha Award for Poetry  (more…)

Ranjana Kumari

Ranjana Kumari

A renowned social activist and a prolific academician, Dr. Ranjana Kumari is the Director of Centre for Social Research as well as Chairperson of Women Power Connect. (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…)

Sourabh Kaushal

Sourabh Kaushal

Space explorer, engineer, and entrepreneur, Karmaveer Chakra recipient Sourabh Kaushal has been doing space research for the past 7 years. He has been awarded prestigious (more…)

Ester Martinez

Ester Martinez

Ester Martinez is the founding CEO & Managing Editor at People Matters Media. She holds a Postgraduate degree in HRM from EADA (Spain) and a Master’s Degree (more…)

Meenakshi Menon

Meenakshi Menon

Meenakshi Menon is an advertising veteran who started her career in 1980 with Lintas and went on to launch India’s first audit & advisory in marketing services in 2003 by the  (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…)

Babar Afzal

Babar Afzal

Babar Afzal is a Pashmina Activist who quit his career of a McKinsey Analyst 6 years back after his soul called him back home to protect the Pashmina Goats. He founded the Global  (more…)

Umesh Upadhyay

Umesh Upadhyay

Umesh Upadhyay is a senior journalist, academician and communication professional, presently working as President and Media Director in Reliance Industries  (more…)

Bhumika Bhatia

Bhumika Bhatia

It all started 6 years ago when Bhumika felt the need to find an outlet to translate her dreams and imagination. And then, photography happened to her. She did her (more…)

Sagarika Chakraborty

Sagarika Chakraborty

Sagarika currently acts as the CEO to IIRIS and seeks to add critical business value to companies through her expertise in legal, risk mitigation and investigative strategies. An (more…)

Kunal Arora

Kunal Arora

He is the Co-founder of the Education Tree, who uses small yet meaningful ways to impart education with the help of unique art forms such as freeze mobs, flash mobs, (more…)

Prathap Suthan

Prathap Suthan

He is the man behind campaigns like India Shining – for the previous NDA Government, Incredible India – the Indian tourism brand, Next is What? – Samsung Mobiles in 2008, Be (more…)

Harish Bijoor

Harish Bijoor

Harish Bijoor is a Brand domain specialist operating out of Bangalore. He runs a unique boutique consulting outfit branded Harish Bijoor Consults Inc., a brand name that  (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…)

Rishad Saam Mehta

Rishad Saam Mehta

Travel writer, Photographer, and all-around road-trip junkie. With his book ‘Hot Tea Across India’, he takes us through the length and breadth of the country with interesting  (more…)

Moji Riba

Moji Riba

The 36-year-old-filmmaker, Moji Riba, recipient of Rolex Awards for Enterprise, has been capturing the cultural richness of Arunachal Pradesh through his 35 documentaries for  (more…)

Nirali Kartik

Nirali Kartik

Ahmedabad-born classical vocalist, and recipient of the Shrestha Sadhak award by Gujarat Sangeet Natak Kala Academy, Nirali Kartik, has performed at music festivals (more…)

Akshai Abraham

Akshai Abraham

Founder of Project KHEL (Kids Holistic Education and Life-skills) Akshai is pursuing his dream of helping marginalized children reach their true potential with  (more…)

Madhu Kishwar

Madhu Kishwar

Madhu Purnima Kishwar is Senior Fellow at the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS)—a social science research centre, based in Delhi. Director of the Indic (more…)

Sarbani Das Roy

Sarbani Das Roy

A process worker and psychotherapist, Sarbani Das has been a consultant to Corporate Sector as well as NGO sector since 1999. Sarbani is the Honorary Secretary of  (more…)