09:30 am – 10:45 am

Shri. Prakash Javadekar*

Chief Guest
Union Minister of Ministry of
Human Resource Development (MHRD)

Lise Kingo

Guest of Honour
CEO & Executive Director, New York

Amitabh Kant

Guest of Honour

Vaishali Nigam Sinha

Chair GES 2019
Chief Sustainability, CSR and
Communications Officer, ReNew Power

Nishtha Satyam

Deputy Representative, UN Women
MCO for India, Bhutan, Maldives and Sri Lanka

Shashi Shanker

President – GCNI & CMD,
ONGC Group of Companies Ltd.

Dr. Uddesh Kohli

Senior Advisor, UNGC

Kamal Singh

Executive Director, GCNI

My journey

My journey spot light session - in conversation with the Chair

11:15 am – 11:45 am

Vaishali Nigam Sinha

Chair GES 2019
Chief Sustainability, CSR and
Communications Officer, ReNew Power

Naina Lal Kidwai

Chairman Altico Capital India Ltd and Chairman Advent Private Equity India Advisory Board;Non Executive director – Max Financial Services, Larsen and Toubro, CIPLA Ltd, Nayara Energy Ltd; Trustee of Asia House UK

Aparna Piramal Raje

Columnist & Author at HT Mint


Leadership and life skills required for women to succeed in their place of work

11:45 am – 12:45 pm

Dr. Shalini Sarin

Chair - Signify Foundation, Netherlands
Chair ISA Global Taskforce for Foundations, (UN),
Independent Director Linde, India

Dr. Alka Mittal

Director - HR, ONGC Ltd.

Hema Ravichandar

Strategic HR Advisor &
Independent Director - Boards of Marico Limited,
Titan Company Limited and Bosch Limited

Dr. Raju Mistry

CHRO, Jubilant Life Sciences

Sanjam Sahi Gupta

Director, Sitara Shipping


3 Best Innovative Practives Awards ‘Women at Work Place’

12:45 pm – 13:45 pm



*GCNI Best Practices to be Shortlisted

Mr. Parul Soni

Global Managing Partner,
Thinkthrough Consulting


Preparing for the 4th Industrial Revolution

14:30 pm – 15:30pm

Shubha Srinivasan

Director, Social Impact Practice,
Deloitte India

Erwin Steinhauser

MD and CEO, Sandvik Asia Pvt Ltd.

Vijay Kalra

ED& CEO for M&M, MVML and Chief of
Manufacturing Operations Automotive Division,
Mahindra & Mahindra

Anjali Singh

SVP and COO, Global Banking &
Capital Markets, Genpact

Rachna Mukherjee

Chief Human Resources Officer,
Schneider Electric – India Zone

Lakshmi Umapathy

Plant Head & General Manager,
Kirloskar Brothers Ltd.

Plenary Session III

India Growth Engine: Rise of female entrepreneurs for Industry 4.0

16:00 pm – 17:00 pm

Shweta Rajpal Kohli

Director, Public Policy & Government Affairs, Salesforce, India & South Asia

Dr. Shikha Nehru Sharma

Founder, Nutri Health Systems Pvt. Ltd

Gayatri Jolly

Founder & Creative Director, MasterG

K Kavitha

Founder and President, Telangana Jagruthi

Deepthi Ravula

CEO, WE HUB Hyderabad

Anna Roy

Adviser (Industry) - NITI Aayog


17:00 pm – 17:30 pm

Dr. Rani Desai

Chief Learning Officer, Partner Matters,
Deloitte India

Ram Mohan Mishra*

Additional Secretary and DC, MSME

Seema Bahuguna*

Secretary, DPE

Rajiv Kumar*

VC, NITI Aayog

Dr. Balvir Talwar

General Manager (Corporate Administration, HSE & CSR), Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited &
Secretary - GCNI