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April  5 , 2019 | Gurgaon India

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About I Inspire

I INSPIRE 2019 by BeyonDiversity is your biggest inclusive leadership platform. While providing an opportunity to interact with futuristic businesses &  leaders, the seventh #IINSPIRE19 ensures that you learn how inclusive businesses and ecosystems thrive. Being the most premium Inclusive Leadership Conference in India, it ensures your presence amongst the top thought leaders from across industries, social enterprises and public policy space. It will bring case studies, business models and learnings which have aligned future talent, CSR and business goals to drive shared value. Truly it is all about how to Include & Impact!

The I Inspire Awards, hosted on the first evening, recognize organisations across categories of Diversity and CSR Excellence to celebrate inclusive culture as a business imperative.  Listen to the amazing stories of grit and passion of Inclusion Champions who have defied all odds and through their social innovation strive to create a more inclusive world.

Inspiring Speakers

Engage in a rich dialogue with dynamic speakers, industry experts and leaders.

Mentoring & Learning

Meet mentors and leaders sharing their innovative thoughts, practices and success stories.

Diverse Perspectives

Join 500+ participants coming together to include, impact and inspire.

Insightful Research

Witness the release of our Annual Research Report addressing the barriers to an inclusive ecosystem for all.

Network & Collaborate

Connect with practice leaders and enthusiasts from the organizations across industries, civil society and government organizations in India.

Leadership Awards

Celebrating leaders working to strengthen the inclusive voice, and protect the rights of minorities.



I Inspire 2019

April 5, 2019 @ Gurgaon

I Inspire 2019


8:00 AM- 9:00 AM



9:10 AM- 9:20 AM

Welcome Remarks

9:20 AM- 9:40 AM

Case Study | Include to Impact

Meet Nand Kishore Chaudhary, Jaipur Rugs, who has successfully created shared value by exemplifying how profits and social mission aren’t mutually exclusive, but can actually reinforce each other.

Speakers- Rajesh Ramakrishnan, Nand Kishore Chaudhary Shanti, Prema

9:45AM- 10:05 AM

I Inspire Corporate Awards

Honoring  corporates celebrating their best practices in D&I and CSR. All awardees are role models in their field of excellence and an inspiration to all of us.

10:10 AM- 10:40 AM


Shared Value Creation : Aligning Business and Inclusion Strategy to Impact Bottom Line

Learn how organizations are impacting the bottom line by creating shared value through an inclusive organizational ecosystem by bringing together business, inclusion and social  goals

Speakers- Akanksha Bahl, Ashwani Lal, Pratima Salunkhe, Ashish Kapoor

10:45 AM- 10:55 AM


Research Report Launch

 Understanding LGBT – AN Ally’s Perspective

11:10 AM- 11:50 AM

Inclusion, Innovation, Transformation: Case Studies of Inclusive Growth in Business

Witness success stories of organizations where inclusion has led to innovation resulting in financial gains and transformation

Speakers- Pankaj Bansal  (M), Rohit Thakur, Rajesh Kumar , Zarina Lam Stanford, Mohit Thukral

12:00 AM- 12:15 AM

Networking Break

12:15 PM- 1:15 PM

Interactive Breakaways



1B : Beyond Bias: Unboxing Diversity

1C :Thriving in Future of Work

1:15 PM- 2:15 PM

Networking Lunch

1:45 PM- 2:15PM

Mentoring Graduation Ceremony

Convocation ceremony of BeyonDiversity Foundation fellows, graduating from the BeyonDiversity Mentoring Program 2018- 2019

2:20 PM- 2:50 PM

Investing in Women

Explore why and how organisations are investing in women and what possible outcomes have been impacting the business

Speakers-Paroma Roy , Rajeev Bhardwaj, Anjali Singh,  Unmesh Panwar,  Vermeen Kapoor

3:10 PM to 3:40


Fireside Chat | Stories of Courage

A fireside chat exploring the journey of 2 courageous women, smashing all stereotypes and breaking glass ceilings

Speakers-Jyotsna Mohan, Vartika JoshiJabna Chauhan,

3:55 PM- 4:45 PM

Year of Change

Listen to stories of grit & passion that have made 2018  a landmark year in Indian history by redefining laws, giving voice to the marginalized communities and achieving milestones

Speakers-Nipun Malhotra (M), Jaya TiwariNoorjehan,  Nida Hassan, Sunita Menon

4:50 PM- 5:20 PM

Future is Digital Workforce: Humans & Bots collaborating organizations

Explore a workforce with unstoppable momentum – the best of human creativity and flexibility in partnership with the power and depth of digital workforce technology.

Speakers- Abhijit Rao (M), Trapti Kalra, Tanmay Agarwal, Sameeksha Chauhan, Lalit JagtianiRajiv Gupta

5:20 PM- 5:30 PM

Closing Remarks

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