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July 25, 2020
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

In a world dominated by the self-serving, there are a very few who devote their entire lives towards trying to create something unique, striving to stand out from the rest. There are even fewer who successfully do so, walking the extra mile and breaking the extra bead of sweat, hoping to make the lives of those around them a little better. We believe that these stories are not based on massive leaps, but rather, small meaningful steps taken, with utmost confidence and faith in one’s dreams. Such people deserve the limelight and we hope that this event provides the platform to create a metamorphosis, unleashing the endless potential to reinvent the world, taking one step at a time.

Chinmaya International Residential School
Nallur Vayal Post
Siruvani Road
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, 641114
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Dr. Sweta Adatia

Stroke Neurologist & Healthcare Innovator, Founder & Director of STEP healthcare
Dr. Sweta Adatia is a Stroke Neurologist and a health innovator. She is leading the extensive strategic developments in healthcare pertaining to stroke care. She completed her MBA at Cambridge University and has healed over 50000 patients. With 200 successful seminars and workshops completed, she is a specialist with an abundance of knowledge and expertise in the field and is creating revolutionary approaches to a problem that plagues a quarter of the entire human race.

Mr. Abhishek Sansanwal

Founder and Director of Verved
He is the founder and CEO of Verved, an app development firm and creator of Verved Program, India’s first of its kind mentor-ship program. He is a Google Venkat Memorial Scholar, who has been ranked in the top 50 tech leaders by InterCon, Dubai. He has also won the “Young Entrepreneur Excellence Award” from NCCN. Abhishek is making huge strides in shaping the rapidly digitizing world, by blending creativity with exceptional quality.

Mr. Narpath Raman

Mentalist, Next Door Mind Reader
Narpath Raman, titled as the next door mind reader is one of India’s leading mentalists. He started as a street performer but made his way to the list of the top 20 most inspiring men in 2017. His show, God’s Child 101 is a combination of Spirituality, education, Personal development, compassion, Mindfulness, and wisdom, with no compromise on top-notch entertainment. He has done over 300 professional shows and worked with over 150 Brands and many celebrities like MS Dhoni. He is single handily redefining our understanding of the capabilities of the human mind and its potential.

Mr. Samyak Chakrabarty

Founder and Managing Director - X Billion Labs
He is the founder and the MD of X Billion Labs. To enhance employability by inception and measuring applications of natural intelligence at the workplace so that every young graduate, irrespective of background, gets a fair shot at building a meaningful career. Samyak has also partnered with the United Nations for student engagement with Sustainable Development goals. By providing opportunities to those who haven’t been given the chance before and by levelling the field, Samyak is laying the groundwork for countless new ideas and innovations.

Mrs. Dhivya Ramasamy

Senior Faculty at Lions Aravind Institute of Community Ophthalmology, Aravind Eye Care System
She is a senior faculty member at Lions Aravind Institute of Community Ophthalmology, Aravind Eye Care System and has been working there for the last 11 years. She is a diligent woman who works to ensure that the staff are at their best to ensure the patients get the best care. To date, she has contributed to and has been credited in 8 publications on various topics around eye care and providing optimal service for patients using unique and unconventional strategies.

Ms. Shineel

Founder of THOA
Ms. Shineel is the founder of the House of Artisans. She prides her brand on their imperfections and their human touch.She connects with the artisans from several villages and gives opportunities to people that haven’t been recognised. Shineel is a bold and passionate worker who quit her day job to pursue what she believes in and transform it into a well recognised brand. She is rediscovering the roots of unparalleled talent, by giving a voice to the unheard and celebrating the un-celebrated.

Organizing team


Coimbatore, India


Coimbatore, India
  • Arun Muralidharan