Meera Warrier is a writer and content developer with a decade of corporate experience. She works on cultural projects like The People Place Project and the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival, and her journey takes you through the rewarding chaos of festival production and its impact on society.
Dhanish is a serial entrepreneur, having successfully founded three startups that demonstrate his innovative mindset. At just 24 years old, Dhanish is an avid trekker and mountaineer with a decade of experience exploring the Himalayas. His story is full of exciting turning points and you will be inspired to reach new heights.
Sachu Ramalingam is an inspiration and a role model. She is the first woman with low vision professional in the country providing vision rehabilitation to more than 15000 people with low vision. She is a recipient of the National award from the president of India for being a role model in 2007, CNN IBN Super Idol award in 2013. Sachu’s journey has been one with numerous challenges. It’s a story of hope, resillience and unparalleled determination.
Joel is a seasoned Learning & Organization Development pro, excelling in L&OD, Change Management, and Digital Enablement. He led learning initiatives for Swiggy and Instamart, and offers expert eLearning and Instructional Design consulting. He's also an acclaimed flautist and composer, leaving his musical mark on stage and in iconic cinema soundtracks. Joel’s musical performance will leave you awestruck and his story will make you want to pursue your passions.
Senthil Kumar Murugesan is a visionary entrepreneur and CEO co-founder of JioVio Healthcare. He actively engages in community empowerment and education initiatives, especially among girls and young women, through his non-profit organization 'MetooMentor. Senthils Journey will urge you to actually become the change you wish to see in the world.
Praveen Nair is an accomplished Mentalist and Hypnotist with 14 years of captivating expertise. Featured on India’s Got Talent S10 and a consultant for Bollywood movies and ads, he masterfully adds a sense of wonder to every setting. His corporate shows, cherished by brands like BMW, Audi, HDFC, Taj Hotel, and Femina Awards, reflect his exceptional artistry. Praveen is a magician that will win you over not only with his artform, but with his insight of the human psychology and his unfathomable belief system
A Renaissance Innovator, Crafting Tomorrow's World. Zubin Savla: Electronics Engineer, Innovator, and Mentor, shaping tomorrow's world through groundbreaking healthcare devices, business models, and education initiatives. Zubin's story is an epic of innovation, compassion, and science's tender embrace. His journey is a crash course on innovation. He’ll share his learnings to guide forthcoming innovators and tinkerers to transform their hobbies into passion.
TEDxSomaiyaVidyavihar is an independently organized TED event, where speakers from diverse backgrounds share their ideas and experiences under the theme of "Evolving Narratives." It aims to inspire, inform, and spark meaningful conversations.
The event is scheduled for 30th September 2023 at The Somaiya School Auditorium, located in Vidyavihar East, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400077. Please refer to our website or social media channels for specific details and directions.
Tickets will be available for purchase right here. Stay tuned for announcements regarding ticket sales, as they are limited and sell out quickly.
While there is no specific age restriction, we recommend the event for attendees above 13 years of age due to the content and format.
The event is completely offline so we would encourage you to attend it and witness the magic live!
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There is no strict dress code, but we encourage attendees to dress comfortably.
Yes, we will have refreshments available during designated breaks. However, please note that food may not be allowed inside the event hall.