October 2018 | New Delhi
The first edition of Women’s Leadership Forum was held on 30th October, 2018 at Sheraton, New Delhi. Connect Now India was the theme of the forum.
The one-day event provided an open platform for the exchange of ideas with special focus encouraging growth led environment for women, nurturing women’s leadership, creating mentorship and recognising the outstanding achievements of the women professionals in the industry as part of the long term agenda.
Ms. Bharti Ramola Gupta, Former Partner PwC delivered the Key Note address at the event. Ms. Savita Mahajan, Mentor & Advisor and Former CEO, ISB - Mohali enlightened the attendees on Leadership Skills while Dr. Poonam Sinha, Joint Director, NIESBUD shared information about the schemes and programmes initiated by Govt. of India for supporting the women entrepreneurs from the industry.
The event also featured a two-panel discussion on ‘Entrepreneurship Development for Women Professionals in the Exhibition Industry’. The discussion was moderated by Ms. Aparna Bhargava, Regional Head, Messe Muenchen India and the panelists included some of the established names in the industry, Ms. Himani Gulati, Director, Mex Exhibitions , Ms. Vandana Malhotra VP, Lotus Exhibitions, Dr. Poonam Sinha, Joint Director, NIESBUD and a young entrepreneur Ms. Writuparna Dutta, Managing Partner, BizAnekdotes.