2017 Conference

Agenda

1st September, BSE International Convention Hall, Mumbai

11:10 amWelcome Remarks

11:25 amKeynote – Women Leaders: Innovating. Inspiring. Transforming.
Ameera Shah, Managing Director, Metropolis Healthcare Limited

11:50 amWomen Leaders and Entrepreneurs: Building Economies
Revathi Roy, Founder, Hey Deedee Shalaka Joshi, Gender Lead (South Asia), IFC Avani Davda, Managing Director, Godrej Natures Basket Gandhali Samant, Senior Technology Evangelist,Microsoft Deepali Nair, CMO, IIFL (Moderator)

12:35 pm – Track-1: Community – Support. Sustain. Surge.
Chetna Sinha, President, Mann Deshi Foundation Naiyya Saggi, Founder, BabyChakra Namrata Kohli, Strategic Platform Partnerships, Facebook Aparna Vedapuri-Singh, Founder, Women’s Web (Moderator)

14:20 pmOdissi Dance Performance : Raag Keerwani, Taal Khemta

14:30 pm“Empowering Female Entrepreneurs and their communities”
A talk by Chetna Sinha, President, Mann Desi Foundation

14:45 pmTrack-2: Skill Development – Continuing to stay relevant
Renu Bisht, Co-Founder, VanityCube
Sonali Sinha, Founder & CEO, Soaring Eagles Sucharita Eashwar, Founder and CEO, Catalyst for Women Entrepreneurs Binjal Shah,Journalist, YourStory ( Moderator)

15:40 pmTrack-3: Accelerating Entrepreneurship – moving forward and faster
Anuj Berry, Head Startup Ecosystem, Amazon Launchpad India
Sunita Singh, Exec. Vice President, Wadhwani Foundation & Co-Founder, NEN Shikha Uberoi, Sportsperson turned Entrepreneur Harsimran Julka, Editor, Startups, Moneycontrol.com (Moderator)

16:40 pmTrack-4: Funding – Creating Jobs of the Future Ranganath Thota, Founder, Fuel-A- Dream Priya Naik, Founder & CEO, Samhita Social Ventures Pradeep Natarajan, President -Consumption Finance, Marketing and Digital Initiatives, Capital First Ltd Samidha Sharma, Editor- Emerging Business, Times of India (Moderator)

17:25 pmLaunch of ’empoWer 2017’

17:45 pmValedictory Remarks
Devita Saraf, Founder & CEO, Vu Technologies

18:05 pm Networking

Speakers

  • Aparna Vedapuri Singh
    Founder & CEO, Women’s Web

  • Avani Davda
    Managing Director, Godrej Nature’s Basket

  • Deepali Naair
    Chief Marketing & Digital Officer, IIFL Wealth Management Ltd

  • Devita Saraf
    Founder & CEO, Vu Technologies

  • Naiyya Saggi
    Founder, BabyChakra

  • Namrata Kohli
    Strategic Platform Partnerships, Facebook

  • Priya Naik
    Founder & CEO, Samhita Social Ventures Pvt Ltd

  • Ranganath Thota
    Founder, Fuel a dream

  • Renu Bisht
    Co-Founder, VanityCube

     

  • Revathi Roy
    Founder, Hey Deedee

  • Shalaka Joshi
    Gender Lead, International Finance Corporation (IFC)

  • Sonali Sinha
    Founder & CEO, Soaring Eagles

  • Sunita Singh
    Exec. Vice President Wadhwani Foundation & Co-Founder, NEN

  • Chetna Sinha
    President,Mann Deshi Foundation

  • Pradeep Natarajan
    President -Consumption Finance, Marketing and Digital Initiatives, Capital First Ltd

  • Harsimran Julka
    Editor, Startups,Moneycontrol.com

  • Shikha Uberoi
    Sportsperson turned Entrepreneur

  • Binjal Shah
    Journalist, Your Story

  • Samidha Sharma
    Editor- Emerging Business, The Times of India

  • Ameera Shah
    Managing Director, Metropolis Healthcare Limited

  • Sucharita Eashwar
    Founder and CEO, Catalyst for Women Entrepreneurs

  • Anuj Berry
    Head Startup Ecosystem, Amazon Launchpad India

  • Gandhali Samant
    Senior Technology Evangelist, Microsoft

  • Poornima Batish
    Founder, Women at Work

  • Sudha Menon
    Author-Leading Ladies:Women Who Inspire India

  • Sushasini Kirloskar
    Co-Founder, MarketAxis Consulting