The conference is in Trident Hotel, Hitec City, Hyderabad on November 28, 2017. A curated experience, enGENDERed Dialogues 2.0. “Shuruaat Hoon Main” will give rise to conversations around the central theme of women overcoming limitations, going on to actualize their unlimited potential and taking their place in the new world order.

The Shift Series in association with NITI Aayog and tGELF (The Global Education and Leadership Foundation) is privileged to be part of the Road to Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES), an important Indo-US initiative. As part of the ‘ROAD TO GES’, The Shift Series is organizing a series of events through which we want to highlight the role that women have in changing the world. These events are geared towards women change makers and target an audience that includes women hailing from an expansive array of social and professional fields, who are lifelong learners seeking to explore their identity and change mindsets in a rapidly evolving society.

From grassroots warriors to theatre and TV personalities, the speakers selected for this event are an eclectic mix. Their talks will draw upon their personal and professional experiences and focus on the theme of women empowerment.

Amanda Parkes
FTL Chief Innovation Officer
Sustainable Chic in a Lab

Anousheh Ansari
First female private explore in space
Space through a woman’s eyes

Laxmi Narayan Tripathi
Transgender and social activist
Changing the third gender narrative

Shobha De
India’s leading columnist and novelist
Saying what no one dares to say.

Sundeep Rao
India’s first visually impaired stand up
Mothers, wives and daughters: the women in a man’s life

Yamini Reddy
​Kuchipudi Dance
Kulture & Kuchipudi​

Sadhvi Bhagwati
​From Stanford to Spirituality​


Laxmi Manchu
Leading Indian Actress in Telugu Cinema & American television
From Tollywood to Hollywood

Aalima Shaikh Nowhera

Abhilasha Bhishth

Fatima Karan
News anchor & business journalist


“Up Close & Personal: Wellness Redefined”
A conversation around wellness. How women abuse their body and women objectification on the basis of physical appearance.

Dr. Harald Stossier
Founder of Viva Mayr
Wellness redefined​​

Natasha Poonawalla
The Horsepower behind Serum

Megha Mittal
Business Woman
More than just Escada


Saturday, November 28, 2017
Venue: Hyderabad


Trident Hotel
Hitec City