Deepshikha is the founder and CEO of SpeakIn - India's first and largest consortium of business speakers servicing over 2000 areas of expertise. The winner of 2017 Asia Women Icon Award for entrepreneurship she works with speakers, industry experts and thought leaders globally, engaging these leaders to inspire, motivate and channelize events. Having served an array of Fortune 500 clients, and successfully delivered international conferences, SpeakIn continues to deliver competitive pricing and a pan-India presence to gain access to speakers even the remotest of cities. Deepshikha is a B.Tech. in Information Technology from the University of Delhi and is an alumnus of the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad and the Global Consulting Practicum at the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania. She is also a bonafide Member of TiE - Global and Young FICCI Ladies Organization, a forum of India’s apex industrial body for women achievers in entrepreneurship and is known to be a strong advocate of women employment and inclusion in traditional industries like Automobile in India. Passionate about education, Deepshikha serves as an honorary faculty for MBA students at the Fortune Institute of International Business, New Delhi and for Executive Business Education at the Bridge School of Management, Gurgaon. She also writes actively on industry interests for Economic Times and the association journals for FADA, SIAM and FICCI. Some of her most regarded writings are on inclusion such as one on: Encourage, Engage, Prosper: Women in Indian Industry.
Ananya Birla is an Indian musician and Entrepreneur. She is the founder of Svatantra Microfinance, a company that provides microfinance to woman in rural India. She is also founder of CuroCarte and cofounder of Mpower
Suhasini Haider is currently the Strategic and Diplomatic Affairs at The Hindu.She has over 22 years of experience in Journalism and she has covered the most challenging stories and conflicts from the Indian subcontinent and beyond including Pakistan, Sri Lanka,Libya,Lebanon.She has also been the Foreign Affair Editor and prime time anchor at CNN-IBN. Her articles at The Hindu has widely covered wide range topics including Indian Foreign Policy,International Diplomacy and Global Security Challenges.She has also been awarded with Prem Bhatia Memorial Award for the best political reporting.