Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Ji, Founder, The Art of Living Foundation in coversation with Preetha Reddy, Vice Chairperson, Apollo Hospital Enterprise Ltd and Sudhir Jalan, Chairman & Managing Director, Meenakshi Tea Co. Ltd, addressed on creating a new global order based on compassion, trust and peace.
A panel discussion on Disruptive Startups which focusses on the parts of Indian economy that are ready for disruptive startups. The panelists for the session include Kumar Abhishek, Founder & CEO, ToneTag; Anand Anandkumar, Co-Founder and CEO, Bugworks Research; and Umair Mohammed, Founder & CEO, Wigzo Technologies; with Pranav Pai, Founding Partner and Chief Investment Officer, 3one4 Capital as the moderator.
In a keynote address Jairam Ramesh, Member of Parliament (RS), Indian National Congress, emphasises on the steps that the political organisations should take to ensure that not just national unity, but even equality is achieved among the masses. This session is chaired by TV Mohandas Pai, then President, AIMA and Chairman, Manipal Global Education Services Pvt Ltd.
Lord Karan Bilimoria CBE DL, Chairman, Cobra Beer Partnership, speaking at AIMA's Diamond Jubilee National Managemnet Convention, said that focus on health, education and entrepreneurship will lead India to greater heights. Cobra Beer's disruptive success is a lesson for Indian entrepreneurs.
AIMA JRD Tata Corporate Leadership Award 2016 was conferred upon Mr N Chandrasekaran, Chairman, Tata Sons Ltd. The award was presented by then Hon'ble Vice President of India, Shri M Hamid Ansari.Addressing the session, the Tata Sons chief said that, in his opinion, the most significant quality of leadership was to be aspirational and make people believe in that aspiration. India has to find new innovative models that are accessible in "every nook and corner of the country" he added.