TEDxGateway Dec 2018
Limited time offer: Tickets starting from just ₹550.
TEDxGateway is an independently-organised TED-like event, that happens in Mumbai, India. TEDxGateway passionately believes in the power of ideas to change attitudes, lives and ultimately, the world.
At the 10th edition of the day long conference, 20+ speakers including performers will inspire you with unique ideas from India and all around the globe. It is a front-row seat to see what's shaping up in technology, business, science, design and the arts. A winning formula of brilliant, curious minds and groundbreaking content in an immersive and focused environment. Any chance meeting at TEDxGateway can lead to exciting new ideas and insights.
Why you should go?
TEDxGateway talks have millions of views on YouTube. View some of the most watched ones below.
Time- 8 AM - 10 AM
Auditorium entry begins at 9.15 AM
Event Timing: 9.45 AM - 6.30 PM
Speaker Line up
Seema Bansal: Education Innovator
Seema Bansal is an associate director in the New Delhi office of the Boston Consulting Group(BCG). Since joining BCG in 2000, she has worked extensively in financial services and telecommunications. Today, Bansal leads BCG's social impact and development practice in India, and works on disparate projects in fields including education, food security and nutrition and governance within government agencies.
Haaziq Kazi: Child Prodigy & Innovator
A 12 year young innovator, who is passionate about cleaning the oceans of the plastic waste. He has designed a prototype of a ship, names ERVIS which can suck out plastic from the ocean surface. It will man and clean oceans in a sustainable and responsible manner.
Ms. Gitanjali Rao: Child prodigy & Inventor
Gitanjali Rao, 12 year young innovator who has invented a quick, low-cost test to detect lead contamination in water. Gitanjali's portable invention - named Tethys, after the Greek goddess for fresh water - allows a sensor linked to a mobile app to give an accurate, almost immediate analysis. She was just recently named as America’s Top Young Scientist of 2017 by the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge.
Mihir Shah: Innovator & Entrepreneur
Mihir Shah is a computer engineer and the co-founder of UE LifeSciences Inc. (UELS), which develops innovative, low-cost and clinically effective tools to battle the burden of breast cancer in geographies where incidence is on the rise and where western protocols for screening women is unadoptable or unsustainable.
Dr. Pankaj Chaturvedi: Oncologist, Professor & Healthcare Expert
Dr Pankaj Chaturvedi is Professor and Head and Neck cancer Surgeon at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai.
He is on the editorial and reviewer’s board of several leading international Head and Neck journals. He is the principal investigator of 2 ongoing studies on oral cancer screening and sentinel node biopsy.
Dr. Chaturvedi is the founder of the South Asian federation of Oncology and member of the steering committee of Eurasian Head and Neck oncology group.
Parag Khanna: Global Strategy Advisor & Geopolitical Futurist
Parag Khanna is a leading Global Strategy Advisor, Geopolitical Futurist and best selling author. Parag is widely cited as a global intellectual. He provides regular commentaries for international media on global trends and scenarios and is currently a CNN Global Contributor. In 2008, Parag was named one of Esquire’s “75 Most Influential People of the 21st Century,” and featured in WIRED magazine’s “Smart List.”
Levon Biss: Photographer
Levon Biss is a British photographer whose passion for nature and photography came together to create Microsculpture. Microsculpture, is a unique photographic study of insects in mind-blowing magnification that has taken the genre of microscopy to an entirely new level. Each insect portrait is created from more than 8,000 separate images revealing minute details of insects in a resolution never seen before.
Harssh Poddar: IPS Officer
Harssh Poddar (IPS) officer who wishes to change the perception of citizens towards the police by leading initiatives such as youth empowerment to fight crime, career counselling for local students in rural settings and setting up the a proper infrastructure to prevent farmer suicides.
Tom Wujec: Designer
Tom Wujec is a Fellow at Autodesk, the makers of design software for engineers, filmmakers, designers. At Autodesk, he has worked on software including SketchBook Pro, PortfolioWall and Maya (which won an Academy Award for its contribution to the film industry). As a Fellow, he helps companies work in the emerging field of business visualization, the art of using images, sketches and infographics to help teams solve complex problems as a group.
Shri. Raghu Rai: Padmashree Award Winning Photographer
Raghu Rai is a Padma Shree Award Winning Photographer and a protégé of Henri Cartier-Bresson (the co-founder of Magnum Photos).
His 1992 National Geographic cover story “Human Management of Wildlife in India” won him widespread critical acclaim for the piece.
Ms. Pravati (Paro) Anand: Author, Storyteller & Children Literature Advocate
Paro Anand has dedicated the past 35 years of her life to creating and promoting literature for the youth.
She believes that while re-told folk tales and mythology are indeed important, there exists a crying need to tell stories about situations that children are facing, reading about and being exposed to through the media and social media.
She developed Literature in Action, a program through which she has interacted with over 3 lakh children with a special emphasis on working with unreached children and those in difficult circumstances.
Ms. Shabana Basij- Rasikh:Educator
Shabana Basij-Rasikh is the co-founder and president of the School of Leadership, Afghanistan (SOLA), a non-profit dedicated to providing Afghan girls a rigorous education that promotes critical thinking, a sense of purpose, and respect for self and others.
She attended a high school in America under the YES exchange program, and graduated from Middlebury College in Vermont graduating magna cum laude in International Studies and Women & Gender Studies in 2011. During college, she founded HELA, a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering Afghan women through education. Upon graduating, Shabana returned to Kabul to establish SOLA as Afghanistan’s first boarding school for girls.
For Corporate Bookings
TEDxGateway Talk: How a 13 year old changed 'Impossible' to 'I'm Possible' | Sparsh Shah
TEDxGateway Talk: A musical genius | Usman Riaz
TEDxGateway Talk: Dropping out of IT made me achieve much more | Kshitij Marwah
TEDxGateway Talk: Religion isn't God and God has no Religion | Sonam Kalra
TEDxGateway Talk: Why our stereotypes will kill us | Capt. Raghu Raman
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