Inaugural ceremony Opening remarks: Aly Khan Rajani – Head of Advocacy Program, High Commission of Canada to India.
A Talk Session by Shree Gauri Sawant, Transgender Rights Activist, Director Sakshi Char Chowghi, Goodwill ambassador of the election commission
Panel Discussion 1: Topic: Inclusion in mainstream employment: Challenges and way ahead, Moderator: Lisa Nova Jena , Panelists : Manvendra Singh Gohil, Suhail Abbasi, Pearl Daruwalla & Sri Ram
Panel Discussion 2 : Topic: Corporate engagement with LGBTQ Youth - success stories and challenges, Moderator: Lisa Nova Jena, Panelists: Shikrani Raghwendra,Sanchit Sethi,Rishu, Rashi Wadhera
Panel Discussion 3 : Topic: Why LGBTQ Inclusion matter for corporates? What are the best practices? Moderator: Naren Krishna, Founder & CEO Of Equiv.in, Panelists:Tina Vinod, Marshniel Singh, Aparna Prabhakar , Dwight Cook
Keynote Speaker: Etienne Huret, Head of Central Functions @ Société Generale Global Solution Centre, India
Queering The Pitch : Mr. Keshav Suri in conversation with Miss PepperMint
A talk by Ankita Mehra, Director at Equiv.in and Stockroom.io, Head of Q-rious.
Career Fair Starts
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Ongoing lunch
Sushant Divgikar Performance
Vivek Anand, HST & Vote of Thanks
Mr. Aly-Khan Rajani
Counsellor / Head of Advocacy and Public Affairs, High Commission of Canada to India
Director at Equiv.in and Stockroom.io, Head of Q-rious.
Head of Process Transformation (INNOVATION)
Brand Strategy and Communication, Tinder
Co-Founder Working With Pride
Senior Director - Human Capital at OPTUM
Head of Central Functions at Societe Generale
Lisa Nova Jena
"Dragqueen & LGBTQ rights activist” The Humsafar Trust
Vivek Raj Anand
CEO, The Humsafar Trust
CEO and Founder of StayUncle
Head - Diversity & Inclusion at ThoughtWorks, India
Journalist, Blogger, Media Professional, Social Media Expert, LGBTQ Rights Activist, Founder of Media Gossip..
Core Team Member Harmless Hugs Board of Director - RWS India's Diverse Chamber (affiliated by NGLCC)
Equal Rights Activist, Director of MIST & HR Professional
Activist LGBTQ+ Rights, FAME: RuPaul's Drag Race
Executive Director; The Lalit Suri Hospitality Group & Founder; Keshav Suri Foundation
25 Years of Film experience, IIT Bombay, Co-founder Bombay Dost (India's first Gay Magazine) Advisory Board for LGBTQ+ awareness, Co-founder HST and Petitioner to fight against 377
Out & Proud Gender Nonconfirming Lesbian Advocacy Officer at The Humsafar Trust Core member of Umang Director Of Operations at KASHISH International Queer Film Festival
Transgender Rights Activist, Director Sakshi Char Chowghi, Goodwill ambassador of election commission.
Manvendra Singh Gohil
Prince of Rajpipla(Gujarat), LGBTQ+ Activist, Founder Lakshya Trust.
(AKA: Rani-ko-he-nur), Drag Performer, Activist, Mr Gay World 2014.