Speakers at the Shala // Pune 2011

The Shala features both scheduled speakers and offers opportunities for participants to speak on topics of their choice, subject to audience interest and availability of speaking slots. The list of participants who have indicated an interest to speak, along with the proposed topics, will be put up at 9:00am the event venue on 29th May. Other participants will be able to vote for the speakers they would like to hear between 9:00am to 9:45am.

For now, here’s the first list of scheduled speakers (in alphabetical order).

Ajit Ranade, Chief Economist, Aditya Birla Group & Takshashila Councillor
Amba Salelkar, Advocate, Thakare Chimalker Advocates
Amit Paranjape, Entrepreneur
Col Anil Athale (retd), INPAD
Anurag Dixit, Vice President, Zycus
B Chandrasekaran, Research Associate at Takshashila
Barun Mitra, Director, Liberty Institute
Chandrahas Deshpande, Executive Director, MEDC
Gul Panag, Actress
Harini Calamur, Media Entrepreneur
Jhelum Chowdhury, Fellow at Takshashila
M R Madhavan, Head of Research, PRS Legislative Research
Meera Sanyal, Chairperson & Country Executive, ABN AMRO/RBS
Mukul G Asher, Professor of Public Policy, National University of Singapore & Takshashila Councillor
Narayan Ramachandran, Fellow & Member of the Management Committee, Takshashila
Navdeep Suri, Joint Secretary, Public Diplomacy Division, Ministry of External Affairs
Naveen Mandava, Principal, Policy Innovations
Nilim Dutta, Director, Strategic Research & Analysis Organisation
Nitin Pai, Fellow & Member of the Management Committee, Takshashila
Raj Cherubal, Chennai City Connect & Fellow at Takshashila
Rahul Bhatia, Journalist, OPEN Magazine
Sameer Shaikh, Director, Sword Global
Shrikant Patil, Venture Capitalist
Sumedh Gurjar, YASHADA
Sunit Madhur, Founder & President, Cicero Associates
Sushobhan Mukherjee, Director, R/GA Media Group
V Anantha Nageswaran, Fellow & Member of the Management Committee, Takshashila
Venkat Ananth, Writer
Vijay Anand, Fifth Pillar

Related Link: How to make an impactful Shala speech

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