Mr. Pratik Gauri is a serial Indian social entrepreneur, investor, public speaker and writer widely known as the creator of the 5 th Industrial Revolution. He has been championing the UN Sustainable Development Goals. He is the founder & CEO of 5ire.org which recently became a billon dollar unicorn in 11 months.
Mr. Pratik has founded 8 companies prior to 5ire, which is a blockchain ecosystem that brings forward sustainability, Technology & Innovation. Also, many recognitions like Entrepreneur 35 under 35, TIMES 40 under 40, ET Now Leaders of Tomorrow.
Dr. Ruby Makhija is the Founder and Director, Why Waste Wednesdays Foundation that is focussed on Waste Management and other Environmental and Social issues. She is a Fellow of Swachhta Saarthi Fellowship under Principal Scientific Adviser to Government of India and a member of City Level Task Force for Implementation of Plastic Waste Management Rules, MCD . She started a campaign named Project Vikalp (Borrow a Cloth Bag) aimed at encouraging people to use cloth bags and reduce the plastic bags. Over 300 Vikalp Stalls have been started so far in 200 markets in Delhi.
She has succeeded in the most difficult community projects like behaviour change, waste management, wet waste composting, social responsibility, water conservation etc. Her initiatives include free biodegradable sanitary napkin supply to lesser privileged women, Senior citizen welfare program, and value- based program for community children, Jantantra Mahotsav – initiative to encourage citizens to vote. She has won various awards for her public work.
Ms. Seeta is working as an advisor, International operation at National skills Development Corporation. She also worked in International Labour Organization as the technical officer (Project lead), EU- India Cooperation and Dialogue on mobility and Migration project. She also has an experience as a consultant in government of Switzerland.
She is an experienced Migration Specialist with a demonstrated history of working in the UN and NGO sector. Ms. Seeta is skilled in policy and research, stakeholder relationship management, fundraising and project management.
Ms. Subha Chandrashekhar is the Founder-Director of ‘ANUGRAHAM’, an initiative to spread awareness and empathy towards acceptance of students with diverse abilities. Currently is a Resource Person for Central Board of Secondary Education, and a Consultant for National Institute for Public Cooperation & Child Development, NIPCCD. Ms. Subha received the ‘Jagran Josh Award for Best Initiative for Children with Special Needs’ in March 2022.
She has also received the ‘Role Model Teacher Award’ from the Delhi Public School Society. She has degree of both Psychology and Special Education, she has worked as a Counsellor with teachers, students and parents, conducting numerous interactive sessions tobuild Life skills and facilitate mental well-being.
Dr. Shantanu is a Physiotherapist by education and a published author of 3 bestsellers books. He is working as the Head of Operations at Wudbox Enterprises, and also as the Zonal manager at Clinical Qi Spine Clinics. He has a vast experience in healthcare, both in the linical and administrative domains. Dr. Shantanu also worked at IHH Healthcare and in Adani Enterprises & Bharti Enterprises. He is a serial entrepreneur with a wide range of experience. He is the member of Professional Speakers Association of India (2019-2021). He did his Graduation in Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Delhi University and Masters from Manav Rachna International University.
Abhishek Banerji is a Birla Young Indian award-winning integrative psychotherapist, a mental health practitioner, a registered expressive arts-based therapist, a theatre artist, a corporate & youth leadership development mentor. He is the Founder of Integrative Center for Applied Psychology & Creative Expression (ICAPCE) and The Epiphany Arts Foundation : Being, Believing, Becoming. He is recognized as “Global Goodwill Ambassador” from India by Global Goodwill Ambassadors Foundation (USA) and has also received “Yuva Ratna Puraskar” by Uprise India & Indian School of Politics for Theatre & Drama. He has done his Master of Arts (MA) in Psychology from Indira Gandhi National Open University, Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling (PGDC) from Tata Institute Of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai and also has a Bachelors in Chemical Engineering from Mumbai University. Apart from this, he has various national and international certifications and accreditations in diverse modalities of psychotherapy.
Arti is a graduate in Economics (H) from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University. A significant part of Arti’s assignments are in the area of Diversity and Inclusion. She is actively involved in developing organization cultures that facilitate inclusion and develop leaders who leverage diversity. Arti is also a trustee for an NGO – Nayi Disha, which runs 2 schools and after school education initiatives for under privileged children in Haryana. She is the external member of the “Internal Committee” for Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal of Sexual Harassment at the workplace for the following organizations like Dupont India, Snapdeal, Max Life Insurance etc. She is certified by OCAI for Organization Culture Development. She is also trained in theatre techniques for training. Arti is a certified facilitator and Coach for DDI – Development Dimensions International.
Saakshar Duggal is an Emerging Technologies expert, with specialization in Metaverse and cyber security law. He is a public speaker, author, educator and a legal professional. Currently a 5th Year LL.B student at Amity Law School, Delhi Saakshar has spoken at different UN and other International conferences.
Kavya is an Advocate by profession. Currently pursuing LLM from NLU Punjab, Kavya has been the Former Campus Ambassador of All India Reporter (AIR), Legal Editor, Newspaper Publications, and Moderated Law Events with Former Hon’ble Chief Justices of India. She is an Extempore and Debate Enthusiast, Guest Radio Jockey at All India Radio. She has been a university topper in LLB and Former Vice President of Legal Aid Clinic during her graduation from GIBS. Being a Krishna devotee, her Youtube Channel ‘Being Krishna Conscious’ with over 30 Lakhs viewership has made her an Influencer.
Gauri Maulekhi serves as the Trustee of People For Animals – India’s largest animal welfare organization. She is a leading animal welfare advocate in India who has built an illustrious career as a subject matter expert in animal protection laws. Gauri Maulekhi is the recipient of India’s highest civilian award for women – the prestigious Nari Shakti Puraskar, bestowed by the President of India in 2018. Recognizing her advocacy efforts, she has been nominated by several State Governments, including Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh, to be a Member of Slaughter-House Monitoring Committees and Animal Birth Control Implementation and Monitoring Committees.
Prince Bansal, the head boy of The SOVEREIGN SCHOOL is currently pursing commerce and wants to excel his career in e-commerce. He is Jack of all trades- from debate to Mono acting,he has excelled in all.
Anoushka Jolly is a 14-year-old founder of Innerark Blocktech Pvt. Ltd. She a student who is passionate about Entrepreneurship, Writing, and Mental Health. She started her first mental health startup in 2018 called Anti Bullying Squad. After that, she went on to attend the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA) featured in numerous offline and online publications for her work against bullying.
Shruti Raj is a Versatile Radio Personality offering 6 years in broadcasting across radio and digital formats. She is currently working at Radio Mirchi as a Radio Jockey. Confident and articulate with excellent on-air interviewing skills. Who says that one can’t be a “jack of all trades”?? You need to watch her work. From being a jockey for all the day parts, she is currently doing the National show which also goes live in US and UAE and online shows like “Meethi Mirchi”.
Dr. Jai Madaan–Lady of fortune. Globally renowned lifestyle coach, motivational speaker, astrologer & vastu expert. Dr. Jai Madaan participates in panel discussions on many News channels and has been featured in various programs on TV Channels. She has been featured in leading magazines too. Dr. Jai Madaan conducts regular seminars and motivational talks for various corporates and institutions like Ted-alks, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Jain International Trade Organization (JITO) Omaxe, Big FM, Dell, Sharda university, Blaupunkt etc.
Sarvagya Kulshreshtha is a 19 Year old from Delhi. He is a 3x Guinness World Record holder in Speedcubing which involves solving Rubik’s Cubes in the fastest time possible. He’s been solving the Rubik’s Cube since the past 6-7 years. He has also been featured in almost every major news outlet there is in India, some of them being Hindustan Times, Zee News, The Economic Times, and ABP News.