Day 1

  • 10:00 - 18:00
    Diversity Hiring

Main Ballroom

  • 09:30 - 10:00
    Registration & Networking
  • 10:00 - 10:05
    Welcome Address

    Rishi Kapoor, Head - Mangement Committee, India Diversity Forum

  • 10:05 - 10:30
    Keynote Address

    TOPIC: Why is it important to have a Diversity Recruitment Strategy?

    Speaker:
    • Priyaranjan Jha, Managing Director, PepsiCo.
  • 10:35 - 11:25
    Panel Discussion

    TOPIC: Hitting the Reset Button on your Hiring Process!

    Panelist:
    • Ganesh Chandan, CHRO, Tata Projects
    • Praveen Menon, CPO, IndiaFirst LifeM
    • Pallavi Poddar, Regional HR Director - India, Middle East and Africa, Ingersoll Rand
    • Ekta Singh, CHRO, AGS Health
    • Renu Bohra, CHRO, Schenker India Pvt. Ltd
    Moderator:
    • Animesh Kumar, President - HR & Transformation, Zee Entertainment Enterprise Ltd
  • 11:30 - 12:00
    Fireside Chat

    TOPIC: Diversity is not the future, Diversity is the present

    Participants:
    • Raj Raghavan, Senior Vice President & Head of Human Resources, IndiGo (InterGlobe Aviation Ltd)
    • Suchitra Kerkar, VP, People & Culture -Asia Pacific & China, Vestas
  • 12:00 - 12:30
    Fireside Chat

    TOPIC: The Dos and Don't of Diversity Hiring

    Participants:
    • Avantika Susan Nigam, Director & Head of HR, PepsiCo Hyderabad
    • Bhavna Kumar, HR Infrastructure India, Global Business Partner Technology Centres- India, Russia, Romania & USA, Deutsche Bank
  • 12.30 - 1.20
    Panel Discussion

    TOPIC: INTENTIONAL INCLUSION: Are you doing enough to incite positive changes?

    Panelists:
    • Anisha Motwani, Founder & Director - STN Ventures
    • Ritu Anand, Chief Leadership & Diversity Officer, TCS
    • Sudha Ravi, CCO, Piramal Capital & Housing Finance Ltd.
    • Gautam Chainani, Group President Human Resources - Strategic Initiatives & Workforce Automation , JSW
    • Ankit Bansal, Founder & CEO, Sapphire Human Solutions
    Moderator:
    • Vidyottama Sharma, Editor-in-Chief, India Diversity Forum
  • 13:20 - 13:30
    Close of Summit

Day 2

  • 10:00 - 18:00
    Diversity Hiring