A teacher by profession, a traveller by passion as a result of which she became a social entrepreneur. Deepa has been working in the areas of informal education, health, environment and women empowerment for the past 7 years. She has been actively working on gender issues and is part of several women empowerment initiatives.
She is the Founder President of SARSAS an NGO based in Trivandrum.She heads the “Education for Sustainable Development” area at SUSTERA.
Vinayak Padikkal, Graduated as an ayurveda doctor and pursued MPH from TISS, Mumbai.
Areas of interest : waste management in pilgrimages, preventiveand promotive health action and environmental health.
Managing trustee, Center for advanced studies and integrated research in ayurveda (CASIRA)
Patron , Bihar Vikalang Adhikar Manch.Currently engaged with WHO as surveillance medical officer in Bihar
He is a social entrepreneur and development professional who graduated from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai with a Postgraduate degree in Climate Change and Sustainability Studies. He has coordinated over 60 social projects in the fields of education, health, sustainability and conservation. He works in the areas of climate change, water conservation, social entrepreneurship and sustainable development. He is also
co-founder of 2 NGOs based in Kerala. Currently designated as ambassador to UN for training on SDG.
A long time media professional & business entrepreneur. Multi-faceted
experience in strategic planning with big MNC such as Ogilvy, Dentsu, Lowe Lintas & MindShare.
Current engagement is as, Founder-Director with RubixKube Communications, a media consultancy firm and as Community Manager with a Vietnamese Company Greeox for their vertical farming business
A journeyman in the social & culture space. A seasoned media professional with big groups like Times of India, UTV, Big FM & in the culture space with OML. A Motorbike enthusiast, solo world traveller have covered 35 different countries on his bike.
He is involved in an NGO – MAD (Make A Difference), believes in giving back to society and as part of his journey, took up a cause of educating and providing career option for the children in shelter homes.
He promoted the specific program –PROPEL. As part of the journey
to spread the message and raised funds for the project.