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Day 01 full schedule

14th September, 2023


Registration & Networking

Opening Ceremony & Opening Note

Dr. R. L. Bhatia

Farmer; Founder World CSR Day, Founder World Sustainability

Panel Discussion - 1

Topic : "How to Building a Strong Talent Acquisition Team"

Session Moderator

Varadharaju Janardhanan

Vice President Human Resources, Flipkart

Akshat Gupta

Head of Talent Acquisition India, Thermo Fisher Scientific

Dr. Sunitha Mathai

Director - People Development & Strategy, Econz IT Services Private Limited

Vishnu Pryal

HR Head, BASF Catalysts India Pvt. Ltd.

Prof. (Dr.) R. P. Banerjee

Chairman & Director, EIILM-Kolkata

Panel Discussion - 2

Topic : "Transforming Talent Acquisition for the Future"

Session Moderator

Aparna Rao Basu

Senior Vice President and Head Human Resources-India, Sagility India Private Limited

Amit Sachdev

Chief People Officer, Tata Group

Veena Putrevu

Head HR, Axis Energy Group

Leetha Prajesh

Head - Talent Acquisition, APAC and India, Amadeus Software Labs, India

Priyanka Pandey

Head - Human Resources, Bonace Engineers Pvt. Ltd.

Refreshment Tea Break

Panel Discussion - 3

Topic : "Effective Use of AI in Recruitmen"

Session Moderator

Sumathi Sampath

Head - Business HR, Infosys BPM

Nadeem Pasha

Talent Acquisition Head, Robosoft Technologies

Dr. Anupama Panduru

AVP - HR, SenecaGlobal IT Services Private Limited

Hema Mani

Regional Director - Human Resources, Lennox India Technology Centre

Dr. Prasheel Pardhe

Head HR, BDx Data Centers

Panel Discussion - 4

Topic : "Future-Proofing Talent Acquisition: Anticipating Skill Shifts"

Session Moderator

Pravin Sawant

CHRO & Senior Vice President - HR, 63 Moons Technologies Limited

Farzeen Khan

Chief Human Resources Officer, Being Human Clothing

Dr. Rohinkumar Radhakrishnan

Director and Global Head of Talent Management and Development, Apexon

Kunal Sen

Partner, Odgers Berndtson

Karthik Mulakaluri

Director - Talent Development,Omega Healthcare

Panel Discussion - 5

Topic : "Diversity and Inclusion in Talent Acquisition"

Session Moderator

Ramchander Maddela

CHRO, Aspentek Systems Pvt. Ltd.

Amulya Kulkarni Kanade

Head of People Operations, Log9 Materials

Sarita Mohanty

Head of HR & Administration, IQ City Foundation - Group of Institutes

Rupali C. Rane

Head HR, Nova IVF

Ranganath I V S

Head - Human Resources, Shriram Bioseed Genetics & Bioseed Research India, (A Division of DCM Shriram Limited)

Akhilesh Kapoor, Director, Tact India

Networking Lunch Break


Leaders will participate in a Round Table for Table Topic discussions. The discussions will focus on various HR subjects & the objective will be getting key take aways. These will be shared as a dated point for reference use by the moderator.

Kavitha Rajan

Vice President, Sales (India and South Asia), ADP India Private Limited

Prasanna Kotha

Vice President, APAC - Time Solutions, ADP India Private Limited

Dheeraj Kumar Pandey

President Sales, Keka Technologies Pvt. Ltd. Topic : "Manage Your Workforce Ecosystem, Not Just your Employees"

Smiti Bhatt Deorah

Co-Founder and COO, Advantage Club Topic : "Is Your Engagement Strategy Future-Proof - by Design?"

Closing Remark & Networking Dinner

Registration & Networking

Kavitha Rajan

Vice President, Sales (India and South Asia), ADP India Private Limited

Prasanna Kotha

Vice President, APAC - Time Solutions, ADP India Private Limited

Topic: Building Supply Chain Risk Management and Resilience: A Fundamental Catalyst for Safeguarding Against Revenue Loss and Amplifying Customer Satisfaction

Shirsendu Chaudhuri

Senior Director, APAC, Resilinc

Topic: Decoding Growth Potential through Sustainable Initiatives

Anupam Srivastava

Head Global Talent Acquisition and Human Resource India, RELTIO.

Sunitha Vikram

Co-Founder & Managing Director, AGUA Women's Leadership Private Limited.

Simran Ballani

Pedagogical Director | Workplace Happiness Coach, CCE Finland.

Ranjeet Kumar

Co-Founder and CEO, Team Pumpkin.

Sumon Chandra

Vice President of Marketing, Loco.

Nithya David

Founder, Upstream.

Asha Sampath

Founder, Brand Horizon.

Dushyant Kumar Khale

Senior Director - Global Alliances, LTIMindtree.

Swaroop Srinivas

Co-Founder, CareerCarve.

Dr. Ruhi Agarwala

Co-Founder, Functional Medicine Institute Pvt. Ltd.

Topic: Redefining Customer Value in the Next Normal

Shubha Pandian

Founder Director, AGUA Women's Leadership Private Limited.

Dr. Ashish Bajaj

Chief Marketing Officer, Narayana Health.

Roheena Nagpal

Chief Design Officer, Plank And Weave, India.

Sunitha Bharadwaj

Founder And CEO, Bk2Wrk And Vruthii.

Surya Narayanan

Vice President - Marketing, Wonderla Holidays.

Mini Dwivedi Gopinathan

Founder & Director, PlayStreet Specially Abled Educare Trust.

Dr. Ashwani Garg

Founder, Functional Medicine Clinic.

Prasanna Lohar

CEO, Block Stack.

Topic: Changing Paradigm of Marketing in New Age of Business

Mahip Dwivedi

Head of Marketing & Growth, Tyke Invest.

Nithya Krishnan

Marketing Leader

Prakash Mohapatra

Director, Global Alliances Marketing, Kyndryl.

Suchita Vishnoi

Senior Director – Global Marketing Strategy, Cognizant

Vedanarayanan Vedantham

Marketing Leader, Microsoft.

Satyanarayan Patra

Marketing Professional

Kapil Lad

Head of Marketing, Azeus Systems Ltd.

Neha Mahajan

Managing Director – Digital & Marketing Transformation Leader, Accenture

Nidhi Bhasin

Founder & Head, Marketing Practice, Bizwise Consulting

Ashok Kumar

Managing Director, Health4silvers

Dr. Dwarika Prasad Uniyal

Pro Vice Chancellor - RV University, Director - MineRVa

Niharika Verma

Founder, Bonorganik

Topic: Consistent Marketing vs Persistent Marketing: The Long-Term Growth Plan

Shalini Sankar

National Head, Laqshya Media Group.

Nisha Dhanuka

Co - Founder, QINFIN Consulting Pvt Ltd.

Shenaz Bapooji

Founder & CEO, Skyful Marketing Advisory Pvt Ltd.

Anupam Dasgupta

Founder & CEO, StratAnalyze.

Rachayeta Singla

Head of Marketing, Synapsica.

Jermina Menon

Co - Founder & Chief Business Officer, UniQin.Ai Private Limited.

Kalyani Amilineni

Managing Partner and Chief Marketing Officer, Pan IIM Consulting Organization

Manish Sridhar

Head of Marketing, Quess Corp.

Navneet Kaur

CEO & Co-Founder, Femtech India

Day 02 full schedule

15th September, 2023



Welcome Note & Introduction by

Dr. R. L. Bhatia

Farmer; Founder World CSR Day, Founder World Sustainability

Panel Discussion 1

Topic: "How to translate the impact of CSR to a larger audience?"

Session Chairman

Rajesh Krishnan

Chief Executive Officer, United Way of Bengaluru

Tarun Cherukuri

Co-Founder & CEO, Indus Action

Shaina Ganapathy

Head of Community Outreach, Embassy Group

Arvind Srinivasan

CFO & Head of CSR, Thryve Digital Health LLP

Panel Discussion 2

Topic: "The Road Map towards CSR & Sustainability"

Session Chairman

Dr. Saji Varghese

Founder & Chief Visionary Officer, Brown Reed Agri-Waste Innovations Pvt Ltd (Sunbird Straws)

Archana Sahay

CSR Head - APJ, Dell Technologies


Senior Consultant - Client Implementations and Customer Success, Treeni Sustainability Solutions

Anand Kadali

Trustee and Co-Founder, Sri Sathya Sai Annapoorna Trust

Venkatraman Umakanth

Senior Vice President & Head, HireMee

Prof. (Dr.) R. P. Banerjee

Chairman & Director, EIILM-Kolkata


Panel Discussion 3

Topic: "Quantify the importance Water security for future"

Session Chairman

Dr. Ramesh Daryapurkar

CEO, Lars Enviro Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. Chinnayya Math

CEO & Co-founder, Nimble Vision Pvt. Ltd.

Vijender Reddy

Co-Founder and CEO, DrinkPrime

A Vikram Joshe

President, WAE Limited

Priyanshu Kumath

Founder CEO, Clean-Water (Sustainable Water Technologies Pvt. Ltd.)

Anil Guptha

CEO / Founder, Rigo Water Filtration

Panel Discussion 4

Topic: "Solar technology and building implementation"

Abhijit Shukla

Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Megapower Solar

National Award for Excellence


Karnataka Leadership Awards