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Welcome by BBLF Chair Dr. V. Raghunathan, Director, Schulich School of Business, India Campus, Hyderabad, and CEO, GMR Varalakshmi Foundation; Formerly, Professor of Finance at IIM Ahmedabad and President of ING Vysya Bank. He is also an Author and a Columnist. His books, mostly non-fiction, include Games Indians Play, with Return to Jammu being the latest and his only novel.

The Future of Work: Unasked Questions, Likely Answers

Prof. Vasanthi Srinivasan, Faculty, IIM Bangalore, brings insights from books on the subject. Her research interests include multi-generations in the workplace, women in management and boards, and ethics teaching at business schools.

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Human + Machine - Will Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Take Away Jobs or Add New Ones?

Dr. Lalitesh Katragadda, Founder, Indihood, a crowd-sourcing platform for social good; founder of Google India and co-founder of Google Map Maker; and Advisor on AI & Machine Vision, Andhra Pradesh government.

BBLF CK Prahalad Best Business Book Award

Subroto Bagchi, the Award Winning Author, in Conversation with Benedict Paramanand, Author & CEO of BBLF and V Raghunathan

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Climate Change and Green Jobs. How Big is the Potential? How can India Tap It?

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Kolluru Krishan Chairman, Skills Council of Green Jobs, incorporated by Govt of India and CII.

Mridula Ramesh Author of The Climate Solution; Entrepreneur; Angel Investor.
Aroon Raman MD at Telos Investments & Technologies
Anchor - Meena Raghunathan Director, Community Services at GMR Varalakshmi Foundation

Business Quiz

Sandeep Das, Asst. Director, PwC Bangalore, Author of Satan’s Angels, Yours Sarcastically

Rajiv Jayaraman Author of Clearing the Digital Blur. Founder and CEO of Knolskape


Business Management Education - Challenges of FUTURE Work Place

Sudhakar Rao, Director - Branding, ICFAI Group

Emerging Innovations in Business-Work Models

Prof. Rishikesha Krishnan Author of 8 Steps to Innovation, Director, IIM Indore

Debashish Sengupta Author of The Life of Y: Engaging Millennials as Employees and Consumers, Director, Alliance School of Business
Aarti Wig Co-founder, Yunus Social Business India, inspired by Nobel laureate Prof. Mohammad Yunus
Rajiv Jayaraman Author of Clearing the Digital Blur. Founder and CEO of Knolskape
Sangeeth Varghese Author of Open Source Leader: The Future of Organizations
Anchor - Priya Chetty-Rajagopal  Founder Multiversal Advisory

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Emerging Entrepreneurship Models Relevant to India

Dr. Ashwin Naik Founder, Vaatsalya Healthcare; Ashoka Fellow; Author of The Healthcare Gamechangers: How Innovators Around The World Are Disrupting The Ailing Healthcare Sector
Ankit Nagori Co-Founder, Curefit, Eatfit, Mindfit; Angel Investor
Nikhil Kumar Fellow at iSpirit Foundation, a professional with leadership experience in Startups, Strategic Partnerships, Policy, Platforms and Developer Ecosystems
Anchor - S Parthasarathy Author of Unmet Needs of Entrepreneurship: Why Entrepreneurs Do What They Do

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Session Videos

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