I occasionally give talks and participate in conversations about different aspects of contemporary India at different forums within and outside India. Here are some of the events I have participated in.
Friday 5th June 2015
Panel discussion on "Telling Africa's Stories" at the World Economic Forum on Africa in Cape Town.
Tuesday 18th November 2014
This was a talk at the Yale School of Management's China India Insights Colloquium about four experiments by the Godrej group - spanning human capital, design, venture capital and culture - aimed at transforming itself into an 'antevasin' corporation.
Sunday 11th May 2014
A special event at the Wheeler Centre, Melbourne, co-organized by Arts Centre Melbourne and AsiaLink, discussing the future for creative diplomacy initiatives.
Wednesday 9th April 2014
Panel discussion on the "Future of Cities" at the India +SocialGood conference in Mumbai, co-organized by the United Nations Foundation, Gates Foundation, Mashable and other partners.
Saturday 8th March 2014
Talk at the first INK Women conference in Mumbai, on optimism in the LBGT community, despite the recent legal setbacks on section 377.
Sunday 16th February 2014
Talk and panel discussion at India's first LGBT Youth Leadership Summit organized by the advocacy group Mingle.
Saturday 1st February 2014
A special talk at the UN Young Changemakers Conclave 2014, on how corporations can serve as change agents.
Friday 23rd August 2013
A special conversation at Lakmé Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2013 with fashion insiders including Bandana Tewari from Vogue magazine, on how fashion translates across different media.
Monday 5th August 2013
A freewheeling conversation with Bollywood superstar, producer, TV phenomenon, change agent and Godrej brand ambassador Aamir Khan, about innovation, sustainability and creating a better world.
Thursday 25th July 2013
A special talk at Moonriver Delhi, on unexpected sources of knowledge in today's age.
Saturday 22nd June 2013
Lecture, India Ki Khoj, IIT Gandhinagar.
Saturday 20th April 2013
Panel Discussion, organized by the Mohile Parikh Center, Mumbai.