Speakers

Suneeta Raina

Suneeta Raina is a multi-dimensional person from being an anchor, a poet, a writer, lyricist, thinker and a philosopher who has written poems, Ghazal and Bhajans in Urdu, Hindi and Kashmiri. She is an ex-personnel in various companies. She has participated in many reputed National/International level Urdu seminars and conferences, …

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Dnyaneshwar Mulay

Dnyaneshwar Mulay is an Indian career diplomat as well as a celebrated author and columnist. He currently holds office as the Secretary MEA (Ministry of External Affairs and Overseas Indian Affairs). He joined the Indian Foreign Service in 1983 and has since served in several capacities. He is a successful writer …

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Indrani Raimedhi

Indrani Raimedhi is a veteran journalist, writer and columnist. Author of 12 books, she has also penned countless columns, features on diverse subjects and interviews with the Who’s Who of India. Her books include Crime, Justice and Women, My Half of the Sky  (Twelve Life stories of courage), Just Between …

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Robin Ngangom

Robin S Ngangom is a Manipur born  bilingual poet and translator who writes in English and Manipuri. At present he teaches at the North-Eastern HillUniversity, Shillong. He has published three volumes of poetry Words and the Silence, Time’s Crossroads, and The Desire of Roots and his works have appeared in literary …

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Betsy Pisik

Betsy Pisik is an American journalist and co-author of the forthcoming memoir by former UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. “Conflict Resolution” traces Mr. Ban’s life from his terror-filled childhood during the Korea war to his his steady rise through post-war hardship and rebuilding.  His destiny is the quest for peace, …

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Ruben Bannerjee

Ruben Bannerjee is the editor of Outlook magazine.He was formerly the national affairs editor of the Hindustan Times and had worked with Al Jazeera , Indian Exoress and India Today. As a jouranalist with a wealth of experience, Ruben Bannerjee is ideally placed to explore a complex, multifaceted personal quality. …

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Yuresh Sinha

Yuresh Sinha is a practicing architect with a career spanning 25 years.  He is an alumnus of St Stephen’s College and the prestigious School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi. His deep interest in sustainable urbanization led him to write his first book, Urban-Shock. Science, Sex, Spirituality is his first …

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Tenzin Tsundue

Tenzin Tsundue is a Tibetan writer and activist.  The author of four books of poetry and stories has won the first ever Picador-Outlook Non-Fiction Contest 2002. He is now working on his fifth, a book of Tibetan refugee stories. Tsundue solely lives off his writing by selling his self-published books. …

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Tajender Singh Luthra

  Tajender Singh Luthra is a Chartered Accountant from India and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) from the USA by education. He is also a Positive Psychology Practitioner with a Master of Applied Positive Psychology from University of Pennsylvania (USA). His anthology Assi Ghat Ka BansuriWala was published in 2012. His …

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Meghna Pant

Known as one of India’s best writers, Pant’s books have been published to critical and commercial acclaim. Her books include ONE & A HALF WIFE, HAPPY BIRTHDAY   and the recent FEMINIST RANI. Her debut collection of short stories HAPPY BIRTHDAY was long-listed for the Frank O’Connor International Award (2014), …

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