AIMA and innovation think-tank - Storm the Norm co-created 'Insight Storm' - a novel format to generate sharp insights delivered powerfully (think turbo TED!). The Inaugural InsightStorm was organized in on 10th August,2016 at Hotel Taj Lands End, Mumbai. This edition of InsightStorm paired up thought leaders from two diverse fields – Art and Business and in all of a 30 minute-session, they shared three pre-created insights around a theme, followed it up with a 'collision dialogue' and ended with one fresh insight each. The programme was led by Anisha Motwani and Ranjan Malik, Co-founders & Managing Partners, Storm The Norm Ventures. Firdose Vandrevala, President, AlMA delivered the welcome address.
Some of the eminent thought leaders who shared their insights included Kabir Bedi, Indian television and Film actor; Arnab Goswami, Editor-in-chief, Times Now and ET Now; Sam Balsara, Founder, Chairman and Managing Director, Madison World and Madison Communications; Dia Mirza, Model, Actor, Producer and Social Activist; Ajay Bijli, Chairman & Managing Director, PVR Cinemas; Raj Nayak, CEO, Colors - Viacom 18; Neeraj Roy, MD and CEO, Hungama Digital Media Entertainment; Ashish Hemrajani, Founder-CEO, Bigtree Entertainment; Vikas Behl, Film Producer, Screenwriter, and Director (Phantom Films); Ananya Birla, Founder of Svatantra Microfinance; Ashwini Sanghi, Thinker, Speaker, Writer and Storyteller; Mahesh Murthy, Founder, Pinstorm and Co-founder, Seedfund; Rohan Joshi, Stand-up Comedian, Writer and TV Presenter; Radha Kapoor, Founder & Executive Director of the Indian School of Design and Innovation (ISDI); Malini Agarwal, Founder & Blogger-in-Chief, MissMalini.com; Roshan Abbas, Radio Jockey, Theatre Actor, TV Anchor, Writer, and Director; Raghava K K, Multidisciplinary artist and Storyteller; Shabir Momin, ?MD & CTO, ZengaTV.com; and Jatin Das, Indian painter and sculptor;
The event saw a gathering of more than 200 management professionals from diverse industry and was well appreciated by the audience.