“Behind every successful women is a tribe of other successful women who have her back”

After the success of Lean In India Summit’s first edition in New Delhi, they bring to you the second edition of the Lean In India Summit in Mumbai this December! The one-day event will comprise of speaker sessions, a panel discussion, networking session to give you a flavor of Lean In India. The team at Lean In India love the idea of providing a guiding light to our women and now they have come up with the perfect set of opportunity for you to take your career to the next level.

Lean In India is the official national chapter for Lean In, a nonprofit founded by Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg to empower all women to achieve their ambitions. Their aim is to connect women and build opportunities for them. Lean In India commits to offering women the inspiration and support to help them achieve their goals. With their plethora of campaigns, video series, events, and collaborations, they aim to encourage women to pursue their ambitions and changing the conversations from what you can’t do to what you can do. 

The itinerary for the Lean In India Summit, Mumbai Edition, scheduled for the 9th of December 2017 at 91 Springboards, Andheri East is:

11:00-11:30 AM   Lean In Mumbai Circle kickoff

11:30-11:45 AM   Lean In India Journey

11:45-12:00 PM   Speakers’ Session

12:40-1:00 PM     Tea & Snacks

1:00-2:00 PM       Panel Discussion (Topic: Inclusion of Diversity in the mainstream corporate to ensure equality: Need and the brainstorming for solutions)

2:00 PM                Onwards  Networking session (Q&A)

With an impressive list of Panelists and Speakers, where you can interact with successful people, the Summit gives you a chance to meet the right people to boost your career, such as:

1. Avesh Kumar Jha:

Senior Vice President, Organizational Development and Performance Management, Hinduja Global Solutions

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2. Manu Nanda Shah:

Academic life coach and Ziglar certified trainer and speaker

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As an Academic Life Coach, she coaches teens, college students, and families who are academically and socially stressed. Additionally, she has also successfully led dozens of workshops, discussions, and panels on family, academics, teens, motivation, resilience, and self-image. Manu regularly speaks to business professionals at local and national corporations and conventions. She has been a guest speaker at companies, educational centers, and governmental events, including: Women in Texas Government annual conference in 2016, Peterbilt, Lewisville Independent School District, Keller Williams, and Texas Indo-American Physicians Society.

3. Nishant Mittal:

Founder and Business Development Manager, The Testament

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An ardent believer of the philosophy which says you are never too small to try and never too big to fail, Nishant Mittal has managed to overcome obstacle after obstacle, both in his personal and professional life. The whole idea behind his company that he co-founded with his batch-mates, was the vision of creating opportunities for people. And as a tech-based Manpower Outsourcing company, they have done pioneering work in Market Acquisition, Recruitment and Training Services and have worked with major companies like Ford, General Motors, Maruti Suzuki, UBM, Messe, and thriving start-ups like Uber, Quikr, Tripda, UrbanClap, Swajal, and GMAS.

4. Avani Parekh:

Director of Empathy, Sheroes

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As a founder of various entrepreneurial ventures, Avani Parekh has managed to create several online communities for women; exclusive spaces where they come together and ask questions, discuss issues and solve problems for each other. She is currently the Director of Empathy at SHEROES, a website/ forum that helps women connect with opportunities to improve their work, life, and bank balance.

After the speaker session, there will be a panel discussion on “Inclusion of Diversity in the mainstream corporate to ensure equality: Need and the brainstorming for solutions”. The panel will involve discussion by prominent people like Shivangi Lahoty; Founder of Inaaya and Co, Kunal Shah; Founder of FreeCharge, Komal Mathur; HR Head of TCS, Madhavi Jadhav; Founder of ThatMate, and Schonali Rebello; Content Manager at JobsForHer.

Listen to these amazing speakers from Hinduja Global Solutions, TCS, Sheroes and many more. Come join this drive by following Lean In India on Facebook. Register through this link and get your ticket now! 


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