IIS 2016

IIS TAKES

SPEAKERS

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Amish Tripathi

Author of the Shiva Trilogy, Scion of Ikshvaku

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Anshu Gupta

Founder of Goonj,
Ramon Magsaysay Awardee

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Damini Sen

Young foot painter,
Amazing Indians awardee

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Ghatam Suresh

Internationally acclaimed percussionist

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Haben Girma

House ‘Champion of Change’, Forbes 30 under 30 leader, and BBC Women of Africa Hero

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Satyanarayana

Sports administrator and Parathletics coach

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Pranav Lal

Blogger and a Blind Photographer

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Prayaas Vaidyanathan

Co-founder of The Ganga Trust
and The Spinal Foundation

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Raghu Dixit

Musician, lead singer at Raghu Dixit Project

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Sandipan Deb

Sandipan Deb is Editorial Director, Swarajya Magazine

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Sheetal Amte

CEO and board member
of Maharogi Sewa Samiti (MSS),

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Vasu DIxit

Musician and
Co-founder of Swarathma

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Vijay Prakash

Playback Singer and Music Composer

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Vilas Nayak

Performance painter and fine artist

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Felicia Shafiq

Canadian paralympics National Women’s Sitting Volleyball player

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Rajdeep Manwani

Academician, trainer, motivational
speaker, life coach, counselor and quizmaster

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Thangavelu Mariappan

India’s third-ever gold medallist at the Paralympic Games, winning the men’s T-42 high jump event in Rio this year.

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Gopi Krishnaswamy

Former Managing Director at IDEO, Life Coach and Mindfulness Meditation teacher and entrepreneur.

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Brent Vaughan

Co-founder and CEO of Cognoa

THE INCLUSION FELLOWS

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Anusha Reddy

Associate Director at IDIA Charitable Trust

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Sunil Jain

Founder of Astha Foundation

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Neha Arora

Founder of Planet Abled

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Aman Srivastava

Founder of Project Mudra

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Abhinav Dey

Founder of Freedesign

MEET THE AUTHOR

1 PM to 2PM – 19th November

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Meera Shenoy

Her recent book You Can (co-author Prasad Kaipa) is an attempt to invert the world – get the non-disabled inspired by the ability in disability. She has also written for magazines such as Forbes, and blogs such as HBR and SSIR

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V R Ferose

He authored Gifted with Sudha Menon.  The book celebrates the journeys of people who are special in their own unique way

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Sudha Menon

She has written Leading Ladies: Women Who Inspire India, Legacy: Letters to their daughters from eminent Indian men and women and Gifted: inspirational stories of people with disabilities (co-authored with VR Ferose).

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Amish Tripathi

Amish is the author of the Shiva Trilogy (The Immortals of Meluha, The Secret of the Nagas and The Oath of the Vayuputras), which is the fastest selling books series in Indian history

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Disha Chhabra

The author of Because Life is a Gift completed B.E. from Delhi College of Engineering. Later she finished her MBA from IIM Calcutta

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Sandipan Deb

He is the author of several books, including The IITians; Fallen Angel: The Rise and Fall of Rajat Gupta; and the novel The Last War, a re-imagining of the Mahabharata based in the Mumbai underworld