Retired Army Officer
Captain Dharamveer Singh
From the name and rank, one would get to know that we are going to listen to an inspiring personality famously known by his Insta username CaptDVS. Yes, perhaps those who are aspirants of defence forces would already follow him to remain motivated. Apart from this sir has been part of various TED talks before this virtual event and have inspired youngsters through his some solid dialogues (Mauka milta nahi banana padta hai) , & ( success only matters when it's cherished along with other people) and many more.
Being a veteran, he had an adventurous life which he utilised by becoming part of reality shows like Khatro ke Khiladi and part of mountaineering team.
His mantra to stay fit is to be in his 20’s even in his 40’s. He enjoys all kinds of cuisine and spends time with family. He is the best example of a person having a balanced approach for his personal, social, family goals. He motivates every age group through his words and actions.
Filmmaking may be the most important part of your life, but sometimes a change of focus is needed to put everything into perspective. And a great filmmaker put a lot of perspective in our thoughts through his films. Our next speaker, Dhwani Gautam is a film maker and the founder of Dhwani Gautam films. He studied from a very prestigious Asian School of Media Studies to pursue his further studies in filmmaking. Dhwani has a unique distinction of working with some of the top-notch filmmakers of Bollywood. He has also worked in Punjabi Regional Movies. He acted for a Hindi Film named “The Last Don" as a Lead Character. Worked as a Producer & Director on Television Series of " Jeevti Vaarta" based on True Stories and also did a commendable job on Urban Gujarati Film named Romance Complicated. He started his own production house named DG Films in 2007, which is now a full-fledged developer studio; highly competent and proficient in handling the movies from pre-production to the release.
Responsibility is the key factor to understand the conventional conundrums. And our next speaker took responsibility of his life to make it flawless. His accountable insights made him see through each and every problem of life and a careful understanding and patience paved the way towards eternal satisfaction. He is a Project and Construction management consultant and an Engineer. He coordinated the Annual Science Festival, which involved more than 3000 students, participating from various secondary schools. A mechanical engineer holding a professional experience of 27 years in that field that made him decisive. Mr. Harish is also a member of BDMA (Bharuch District Management Association) and a part of an Executive Committee of that organization. He is a Committee Member of National Conclave of Women’s Forum and Bombay Natural History Society and also participated in various Workshops as a Speaker. Let’s welcome Mr. Harish Mehta by declaring his motto, “Live Life King-size”!
Ms. United Continents 2016
Our next personality’s updates are surely a treat to her fans that can't wait to see more of the diva. A Femina Miss India 2013, a model turned actress, who set the stages of Khatron ke Khiladi 8 on fire, she is taking the internet by storm with her latest pictures. Runner up of BiggBoss 10 and Miss United Continents 2016, she represented India through her charm. She is a gorgeous model-cum-actress, an epitome of surreal beauty. With a massive popularity through the silver screen, she has maintained an active social media presence too. Taking to her Instagram, she realized she was subjected to trolling like other popular celebrities. As the diva looks ethereal as she poses for the camera, she remained focused on her pictures rather than the negative comments. On top of that, her million-dollar-smile adds on to her radiant and alluring personality. Well, she needs no introduction; let’s welcome the Beauty Queen, Miss Lopamudra Raut!
Actor, Humorist & Youth Activist
Ojas Rawal is an eminent actor, writer and director for films, television & theatre. He is also a renowned emcee, stand-up comedian, improv artist & quizmaster with performances worldover. He lends his voice to many cartoons, ads and documentaries, and dubs for regional & foreign films in various Indian languages. Ojas has an Honours Degree in BioMedical Sciences, Business Administration, Public Health & BioMedical Engineering from the University of South Florida, USA. There he formulated & taught two Honours courses and wrote for The Oracle newspaper. Twice, he served as USF’s Global Ambassador to India. Since 2005, he works with Mumbai’s US Consulate on initiatives strengthening bilateral Indo-US relations with emphasis on education. As Chief Advisor for Interact Model United Nations as well as former President of the western & central India regions of Leo Clubs International, he passionately conceptualizes and conducts projects focusing on youth enrichment & leadership development.
Mrs. India Pride of Nations 2019/20
Women are jewels of our country and their inspiring stories give a ray of motivation to everyone. And now, we have a very inspiring personality join us, Mrs. Pooja Desai, who not only has a beautiful face but whose beautiful journey will reinstate that you should stop at nothing, to create a life that you wish for. Breaking the stereotypes and stigma attached to married women in the fashion & glamour industry, she is Mrs. INDIA Pride of Nation 2019-2020. Being an MBA, she not only built her business in Costume Jewellery, she was also the Captain of All Mothers Gujarat Handball team. Philanthropy is also an integral part of her life and so she is associated with schools for the differently abled and also runs a NGO named THE WHITE PAGE, Vadodara, Gujarat. Women as well as the youth need to know about her hard work, dedication and passion that will inspire and encourage others to lead by example.
Investigative Journalist & Author
Our country is filled with great artists and the art they do is always amazing. Thomas Merton said that "Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.” And therefore it is not easy for an artist to practice different art forms. Speaking of versatility, let’s listen to our next talented speaker who consumes different art work and is one of the famous personalities, MR. HUSSAIN ZAIDI. He is India's most prolific crime writer, a former investigative journalist, and a producer. His documentation of the Mumbai mafia in books like Dongri to Dubai, Mafia Queens of Mumbai, My Name is Abu Salem and Byculla to Bangkok is considered one of the finest pieces of investigative journalism. You may get amazed after knowing about his qualities and yes this is the reason of his hard work and creativity. 12 fantastic books were published under his imprint BLUE SALT publications. He has authored, mentored, choreographed and presented under the aegis of the same publication house.
Actor, Model & Singer
According to WHO, one in four people in the world will be affected by mental or neurological disorders at some point in their lives. So, it is quite normal but we prefer not to talk about it, which further leads to greater problems. So, in order to deal with mental problems, it is important to talk about them.
So here we present our next speaker, who experienced similar kind of mental problems and learnt how to tackle them gradually. He is an Indian model, actor and a singer who was part of India’s first boy band named “A Band of Boys”. Starting out with endless ramp shows, where he set the stage on fire with his striking good looks, he did print media ads as well, and even walked the ramp for an international fashion show. From a state-level badminton player to a model to a singer and now an actor, the journey has been packed with a lot of punch and action for this handsome guy. Born and raised in Uttarakhand, he is none other than, ‘Sudhanshu Pandey’!