Mr. Rishi Jain
He is co-founded India's first Agency-Style Digital Marketing Institute- Digital Scholar with the goal of providing young minds in India with an experience of a great and reformed education system, but the underlying goal has always been to transform India's education system. Today, his institution-Digital Scholar has a clear vision: to improve people's lives by equipping them with the right knowledge. He, at the mere age of 24, is rethinking education and impacting the lives of millions of people.
Captain Zoya Agarwal
She became the youngest female pilot to fly a Boeing-777 in the year 2013. During the infant stages of the covid crisis, she was picked to co-pilot the Vande Bharat Mission's repatriation aircraft in May 2020. In 2021, this pioneer lead an all-woman crew on the inaugural trip from San Francisco to Bengaluru, one of the world's longest non-stop aviation routes. To add on, later that year, she was also welcomed by the United Nations as a representative for Generation Equality. She is one of our country’s most credited pilots and is creating history while the nation and the world look on in wonder.
Mr. Keval Hiren Kakka
He is an engineering student turned professional mountaineer, is known as the fastest Indian to climb Mt.Everest and Mt.Lhotse in under 6 days. He is a member of the professional trekking and camping firm "Mountain Marks," which is based in Mumbai, and he also has his own firm, "Beyond Altitudes," through which he has arranged numerous camps, treks, and expeditions over the last six years.
Born in Usilampatti, Madurai district, she is the first visually challenged female to be awarded a Ph.D. in South India, yet her achievements do not stop there. She has been a trailblazer in inspiring and preparing visually impaired individuals for the future. One of her noteworthy contributions to the community was the publication of An Introduction to Visual Impairment, a textbook for special education students. Even after retiring, she continues to strive to make the world a better place to live.
Mr. Paul Kunnil
He is a Senior Innovation Consultant at PwC. He is also an ingenious gamification expert behind the launch of multiple serious gaming products tailored around the Future of Work and digital transformation. Having studied around the globe, including CIRS itself, he's a curious mind whose expertise lies in Design Thinking and Business Model Innovation. In a world that’s very focused on changing things, he is a pioneer, focused on fostering a culture that celebrates diversity.
At the age of 5, she started exploring kolams and learning about them from her mother. Needless to say, with each passing year, her kolams just kept growing bigger, simultaneously with her notion that stories, kolams, music, dance, or any art form can not only educate and entertain young minds but also heal, motivate and provide solace as well as do wonders for the mind, body, and soul. She has the power to open you to a world of new ideas and possibilities for the future by using her remarkable storytelling skills.
Mr. Gaurav Jagwani
He is a prolific songwriter who has the reputation of experimenting with numerous genres while keeping his music true to heart. A Mumbai-based singer-songwriter who began his career as a primary songwriter for the now-defunct indie-pop group The Yellow Pages; his style is exclusively acoustic, touching genres such as blues, folk, psychedelic, and alternative.