Embark on a transformative journey of triumph and resilience with our esteemed "This is My Story" speakers. They will unveil the secrets of overcoming challenges and achieving extraordinary success in the face of adversity. SymbiTalks 8.0 is ready to inspire and motivate with the winning mindset to conquer students' paths. The speakers in SymbiTalks 8.0 have turned setbacks into steppingstones, leaving an indelible mark on society's pursuit of excellence. Don't miss this exclusive opportunity to learn from the best and unlock your true potential for greatness. Join us at SymbiTalks 8.0 on 11th and 12th August 2023 for this life-changing journey toward personal growth and professional success. Be part of SymbiTalks 8.0 and let their stories ignite the fire within you to conquer your dreams and reach new heights.
"When chaos becomes the canvas, creativity paints the path to resilience, and courage brushes strokes of transformation." – Capt. Ved Singh
The Corporate Interaction Cell at Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, takes great pride in introducing Capt. Ved Singh as one of the esteemed speakers for SymbiTalks 8.0.
Meet Capt Ved Singh, an accomplished HR professional who currently holds the position of Director - Implementations, Customer Success and Strategic Partnerships at Darwinbox. Traversing a unique career path starting as an Army Officer about two decades back, moving on to leading HR for a large listed Manufacturing Company and then pivoting into a business role at a HR Technology startup which became a Unicorn in 2022, Capt. Ved brings numerous learning’s of grit, resilience and excellence.
In the last few years he had an opportunity to create and scale SaaS delivery teams in India and Middle East while growing at a break neck pace coupled by some of the most uncertain and exciting times in the technology space.
Captain Ved Singh will be sharing his thoughts and experiences about “Thriving in Chaos”, a chapter under the SymbiTalks 8.0 theme - “This Is My Story”.
We are looking forward to his insightful session and valuable takeaways.
The Corporate Interaction Cell at Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, takes great pride in introducing Mr.Ramna Vadavalli as one of the esteemed speakers for SymbiTalks 8.0.
A strategic powerhouse, Ramna Vadavalli has orchestrated significant transformations in the operations of global businesses. Currently the President of Randstad Offshore Services, Ramna has a stellar experience of 34 years in several leadership capacities across the United States & India. As a leader and mentor, Ramna continues to cultivate a league of future leaders by guiding them through the complexities of business partnering, organizational development and leading business through uncertainty.
Randstad Offshore Services is a dedicated offshore hub for Randstad, providing support to its Operating Companies worldwide. Recognized as a certified Great Place to Work, a Best Workplace for Women and a Best Workplace in the staffing and recruitment industry, Randstad Offshore Services is a leading service organization in Hyderabad & Bangalore with a long-standing track record of achieving exceptional customer and employee satisfaction.
We are looking forward to having him join us at this event and make it a huge success.
The Corporate Interaction Cell at Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, is excited to have Mr. Manoj Verma as one of the esteemed speakers for SymbiTalks 8.0.
With more than 40 years of experience in the fast-paced Fast Moving Electrical Goods (FMEG) sector, Mr. Verma has held key leadership positions at illustrious companies, including Polycab India Limited, Orient Electric, Crompton Greaves, OSRAM India, GE Lighting, and Philips Lighting. He is in high demand as a consultant in the FMEG industry because of his proficiency in promoting sales, strategic planning, and product development.
His academic accomplishments, which include finishing the Advanced Management Program at INSEAD in France and receiving a bachelor's degree in Electronics & Telecom from Jabalpur in 1981, demonstrate Mr Verma's commitment to lifelong learning.
The talk on "That one extra mile" by Mr Verma, one of the best speakers, is expected to be informative and offer practical insights based on his vast industry experience.
Join us for SymbiTalks 8.0 to be motivated to strive for excellence by Mr Verma's experiences and knowledge.
The Corporate Interaction Cell of Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, proudly announces our esteemed speaker for SymbiTalks 8.0, Mr. Hemant Gandhe, Senior Vice President and Head of L&D and Talent Management at Tata AIG General Insurance Company Limited.
Along with being a seasoned expert in sales development and strategic business planning, he is also an ardent patron of Human Resource and leadership development, coaching & distribution network management.
Mr. Gandhe has several laurels that redefine his passion for learning and development. He has been awarded the Best Chief Learning Officer and Best Blended Learning by TISS Leapvault for the Years 2018 & 2019. He has also been awarded for his outstanding contributions to establishing the best Sales Academy, Success Framework, and L&D Programs.
Mr. Gandhe is a passionate orator and mentor with a unique, friendly style. He strongly values integrity. Being a mentor, he is a source of motivation for many, and the Corporate Interaction Cell, SIBM Hyderabad, is immensely thrilled to have Mr. Gandhe on board, as his motivational insights will ignite the minds of young leaders.
The Corporate Interaction Cell at Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, takes immense pride in introducing Mr. Vikas Sharma as one of the esteemed speakers for SymbiTalks 8.0!
A trailblazer in the field of Human Resources, Mr. Vikas Sharma brings with him an extraordinary career spanning 30 years. Currently holding the position of Executive Vice President & Global Head of HR for Digital Foundation Services at HCLTech, he oversees a workforce of approximately 75,000 talented individuals worldwide.
With a Masters in Business Administration in Human Resources from the prestigious Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad, Mr. Sharma has honed his expertise across a wide spectrum of People's functions. From HR Strategy to Employee Relations, Reward & Recognition, Compensation & Benefits, and Talent Acquisition, he has left an indelible mark on every aspect of HR.
Mr. Sharma's passion for nurturing talent and building high-performing teams is at the heart of his success. He firmly believes that an organization's true strength lies in its people and leads by example, fostering a culture of collaboration, growth, and innovation. HCLTech stands as a testament to his visionary leadership, with a global presence and a workforce that thrives under his guidance.
We eagerly anticipate Mr. Vikas Sharma's presence at this event, confident that his insights and expertise will enrich SymbiTalks 8.0 and inspire the next generation of HR leaders.
The Corporate Interaction Cell takes immense pride to announce our esteemed guest speaker for “Symbitalks 8.0” Lt Cdr (Dr) Sadhanaa Giri (Retd), Director HR, Strategy and Partnership, Ccentric Learning Edge Private Limited.
She will be presiding over the event on 12th August 2023. The talk will be centered around the Topic: In Quest of a purpose
Lt Cdr (Dr) Sadhanaa Giri (Retd) is an Ex Air Traffic Control Officer with proven record of 17 years of contribution in ever changing dynamics of the combat ready aviation, leading mission oriented cross functional teams and of conducting learning & development /training initiatives to develop competency.
Expertise in L & D Strategic plans, Procurement, installation and integration of latest training technologies leading to retention and organisational development.
She is an Expert Coach and mentor with @Speakin and @Strong Human Network recognised in self-development industry. Master trainer/Lead assessor, passionate life and personal leadership Coach & a change enabler.
The Corporate Interaction Cell at Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, takes immense pride in introducing Mr. Ajay Chennuri as one of the esteemed speakers for SymbiTalks 8.0!
As a seasoned professional with a proven track record, Mr. Chennuri's journey has been defined by his impactful contributions to the technology landscape. His leadership roles and expertise in navigating the dynamic world of technological solutions have left an indelible mark on the industry. Throughout his career, he has not only showcased technical prowess but also demonstrated exemplary leadership acumen, making him a true source of inspiration for aspiring professionals.
With a remarkable career journey, Mr. Chennuri's influence resonates across the technology landscape. As a seasoned professional with a wealth of experience, he has played instrumental roles in shaping the trajectory of technological solutions. His strategic insights and exemplary leadership have left an indelible mark on the industry.
We eagerly anticipate Mr. Chennuri’s presence at this event, confident that his insights and expertise will enrich SymbiTalks 8.0 and inspire the next generation of leaders.
The Corporate Interaction Cell of Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, proudly announces our esteemed speaker for SymbiTalks 8.0, Mr. Moses John Wesley Makam, Senior Vice President at Brane Enterprises Pvt Ltd.
Mr. Moses John Wesley Makam is an accomplished professional with over 22 years of extensive experience in leadership and strategy, technology and innovation, operations and delivery, finance, and people management.
Mr. Moses is a visionary leader known for guiding organizations through strategic planning, acquisitions, and global delivery centers. He achieved a remarkable $75 million USD pipeline during Brane Enterprises' Beta Launch, showcasing expertise in cutting-edge technology and market insight.
Recognized with awards like Best Turnaround and The Elite Guild - Best Team Award, he also serves as a mentor and keynote speaker, promoting a positive work environment with integrity and empathy. Mr. Moses' dynamic leadership drives innovation, operational efficiency, and customer satisfaction, making him a valuable asset to any organization.
We are looking forward to having him join us in this event and make it a huge success.
Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad is thrilled to announce our next speaker for SymbiTalks Ms. CA Shubhraa Maheshwari, the 21st Chairperson of FICCI FLO Hyderabad 2022-23. Having hosted her previously in our induction orientation for batch 2023-25, we are absolutely thrilled to have her back for this year’s SymbiTalks 8.0! Her extensive corporate experience of 20 years and commitment to social causes make her a valuable speaker for future managers. We are thus happy to announce that she will be gracing the second chapter of “Ardent Chats” at SymbiTalks.
Ms. Shubhraa Maheshwari has a commendable track record of being a dynamic Chartered Accountant holding a strong presence in Government as well as corporate sector. She is being the auditor for Tirupati Devsthanam, National Highways Authority of India, National Health mission, Arogyasri Health Care Trust etc.
She has also organized engaging events with distinguished speakers such as Dr. Kiran Bedi, Shri Nitin Gadkari ji, Dr. Shirish Tharoor, Mr. Rajat Sharma, Mr. Sonu Sood, and Mr. Kapil Sharma.
Besides her professional achievements, she has made a significant impact on society by facilitating digital literacy and self-defence training to over 2000 underprivileged girls and distribution of 140 artificial limbs to those with disabilities. Notably, she has also promoted financial literacy among more than 25000 women across India. Currently holding the national post of "Vocational and Financial Literacy for FICCI FLO" for the academic year 2022-2023, Ms. Shubhraa Maheshwari believes in empowering the underprivileged and sharing her invaluable insights in professional forums.
We are excited and eagerly anticipating the presence of Ms. Shubhraa Maheshwari as she addresses the eager audience at SymbiTalks 8.0.
The Corporate Interaction Cell at Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, is excited to have Dr. Chinnababu Sunkavalli as one of the esteemed speakers for Ardent Chats in SymbiTalks 8.0.
Dr. Chinnababu Sunkavalli is a renowned Robotic Surgical Oncologist (Cancer Surgeon) in Hyderabad.
He has extensive surgical experience of over 20 years. At present, he is a Clinical Director - Surgical Oncology Senior Consultant Robotic Surgical Oncologist, YASHODA Hospitals Hitech City, Hyderabad. He graduated from the prestigious JJM Medical College, Davangere and continued to pursue post-graduation studies in General Surgery at Government Medical College, Surat in the year 2001. Later he did Super Specialty training (Mch) in Surgical oncology at one of the largest cancer Institutes of the country Gujarat Cancer Research Institute, Ahmadabad (All India 2nd Rank).
His clinical expertise can be exemplified by some of his achievements like being the first qualified and trained robotic surgeon of the AP and delivering the highest standards of patient care as the best Robotic Surgical Oncologist in Hyderabad. He has 44 publications in peer-reviewed journals and is a sought-after reviewer for various national and international journals such as the Indian Journal of surgery, Australian Asian Journal of Cancer. His acumen was recognized by international bodies and was honored with a fellowship at Long Beach Cancer center in 2009. He was the winner of many awards and to name a few, a university topper, and a gold medalist during his masters in surgery and super specialization in Surgical Oncology. He has 5 Guinness World Records and reached more than 5 million people through cancer awareness and screening through Grace cancer foundation.
He is the pioneer of rural cancer screening in India. He is crusader against cancer and works relentlessly in reaching the unreached. He is also considered to be a change agent encouraging the younger generation to embrace empathy driven service. He has a deep passion for clinical research and works on technology driven drug discovery in oncology.
As one of the distinguished speakers in Ardent Chats, Dr. Chinnababu Sunkavalli on " Flames to Fight: Resilience to Power " promises to be enlightening, offering valuable insights from his vast industry knowledge.
Join us for SymbiTalks 8.0 to be inspired by Dr. Sunakavalli’s experiences and wisdom, motivating us all to strive for excellence.
For more details about SymbiTalks 8.0 and our esteemed speakers, please visit the Official Website of Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad.
The Corporate Interaction Cell at Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Hyderabad, takes great pride in introducing Dr. Gautam Mukherjee as one of the esteemed speakers for SymbiTalks 8.0.
Dr Gautam Mukherjee is a former player of the Sub-Junior & Junior India football teams and has an impressive football career, competing in numerous international tournaments across Asia and Europe. He holds degrees in MSc Sports Science, a PhD in Education Management from the University of Cambridge, UK, and an MBA from SCDL, Pune.
With over 20 years of diverse experience in sports, education, and marketing, he has held notable positions such as Director of Sports - Aditya Birla Group and Head of South East Asia - Edexcel. As the Founder & CEO of Sportify, a renowned sports education and management company, he has led significant sports projects, including "Mission Olympic 2024," in collaboration with governments.
Dr Mukherjee's commitment to fostering sports at the grassroots level is evident through his work with 200+ schools, 14 sports academies, and High-performance Centers. Beyond his professional achievements, he has a passion for photography and mountaineering. His exceptional contributions to sports development in India have earned him prestigious accolades, including the "International Icon Award'' and "Indian Achiever's Award."
Mr Gautam Mukherjee’s life and work inspired the book “When Fate Kicks”, honoured with the Philosophique Poetica Emerging Voices Award 2018.
Dr. Gautam Mukherjee will be sharing his thoughts and experiences about “Flames To Fight: Resilience To Power”, a chapter under the SymbiTalks 8.0 theme - “This Is My Story”.
We are looking forward to his insightful session and valuable takeaways.