DAY I: MARCH 9th, 2021

INAUGURAL SESSION

09:30 am - 10:45 am

Dr. Uddesh Kohli

Governing Council Member, GCNI

Vaishali Sinha

Chair, GCNI GES 2021 and Founding Chair, Renew Foundation

Shashi Shanker

President, GCNI & Chairman, ONGC Group of Companies

Viral Thakker

Partner, Deloitte India

Susan Ferguson

UN Women, India Country Representative

Ashu Suyash

MD & CEO, CRISIL

Olajobi Makinwa

Chief, Intergovernmental Relations & Africa UN Global Compact

Smriti Zubin Irani

Union Cabinet Minister, Ministry of Women & Child Development, GoI & Ministry of Textiles

Shabnam Siddiqui

Executive Director, GCNI

PLENARY SESSION I

Driving forces of change: Striving for an equal future from a gender lens

10:45 am - 11:45 am

Ester Martinez

CEO & Editor-in-Chief, People Matters

Arundhati Bhattacharya

Chairperson & CEO, Salesforce India

Samir Modi

MD, Modi Enterprises

Sindhu Gangadharan

SVP & MD, SAP Labs India

Ashishkumar Chauhan

MD & CEO, Bombay Stock Exchange

TGE SESSION

11:45 pm - 12:55 pm

Shabnam Siddiqui

Executive Director, GCNI

Ann Cairn

Executive Vice Chair, Master Card

N.S. Bala

CEO, APMEA, Wipro

Dr. Marcia Balisciano

Global Head of Corporate Responsibility, RELX Group

Ashwin Yardi

CEO, Capgemini Technology Services India

Amanda ELLIS

Director Global Partnerships ASU Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability

Fireside Chat

1:00 pm - 1:25 pm

Vaishali Sinha

Chair, GCNI GES 2021 and Founding Chair, Renew Foundation

Neerja Birla

Founder & Chairperson, Aditya Birla Education Trust

DAY II: MARCH 10th, 2021

SPOTLIGHT SESSION

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Vaishali Sinha

Chair, GCNI GES 2021 and Founding Chair, Renew Foundation

Vipin Sondhi

MD & CEO, Ashok Leyland

Prof. Priya Abraham

Director, ICMR-National Institute of Virology

Vibha Bakshi

National Award-winning film Director & Producer

PLENARY SESSION II

Reconfiguring gender solutions: Economic and Social Empowerment

11: 15 am – 12:30 pm

Siddharth Vaze

Founder & Host, CEO’s Chair

Naghma Mulla

President & COO, Edelgive Foundation

Anjali Makhija

COO, SM Sehgal Foundation

Madhura DasGupta Sinha

Founder & CEO, Aspire for Her Foundation

Shaili Chopra

Founder, SheThePeople TV

Special Session

Advancing diversity and gender inclusion

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

Sabitha Natraj

Treasurer, GCNI
General Manager-Corporate Communications, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.

Zainab Patel

Director Inclusion and Diversity, KPMG India

Akkai Padmashali

Indian Transgender Activist and Singer

PLENARY SESSION III

Reimagining digital solutions to meet gendered needs

04: 00 pm – 05:30 pm

Shweta Rajpal Kohli

Director & Head of Public Policy, Sequoia India & South East Asia

S Anjani Kumar

Partner, Deloitte India

Nandini Maheshwari

Head- Business Development, APAC, UBER

Balaji Ganapathy

Chief Social Responsibility Officer & Global Head-CSR, TCS

Prameela Kalive

COO, Zensar Technologies

Mridula Palat-Becker

Founder, Mentor & Coach- Women Ask for More

VALEDICTORY SESSION

05:30 pm – 06:30 pm

Dr. Shubha Srinivasan

Director, Deloitte India

Dr. Alka Mittal

Director HR, ONGC LTD

Ranjan Kumar Mohapatra

Director HR, IOCL

Carlo Pereira

Executive Director, UNGC, Brazil

Ram Mohan Mishra

Secretary, Ministry of Women and Child Development, GoI

Tania Diolle

Member of Parliament, Mauritius National Assembly

Shabnam Siddiqui

Executive Director, GCNI