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Initiated in April 2021, The Changemakers series, is a novel effort brought to you by GITAM Deemed to be University that aims to bring dynamic insights from national and global leaders. This is an exclusive platform for GITAM students, faculty and staff to meet and interact with credible newsmakers

WHO ARE THE SPEAKERS

Each interactive session is presented by leading experts in the field of politics, administration, entertainment, media and social welfare. These engaging professional development opportunities, outside of the curriculum, provide an environment to learn from the leaders

WHY ATTEND

The leadership lecture series provides practical, cutting-edge leadership insights and stories from top-level leaders for anyone who wants to enrich his or her ability to lead

Creating an inclusive platform to expose students to recognized leaders in multiple fields by bringing them together through the digital medium

WHAT IS IN IT

We provide a forum for influential leaders and globally eminent members from the public and private sectors to address pertinent issues and interact with the GITAM community and the external audience. Our events are open to all GITAM students, faculty and staff at no cost

CHANGEMAKER FOR JANUARY 2022

Khushbu Sundar
Noted Politician, Actor & Producer

We started 2022 in high spirits, with Khushbu Sundar as the Changemaker for January 2022. She has ruled the silver screen for two decades across the Bollywood, Kollywood and Tollywood film industries and has made her mark in politics. Growing up as a child artist and later owing her production house to having a temple built in her name, Khushbu Sundar has been a favourite of the masses and claimed her victory in every field.

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Updates

Dr Shashi Tharoor, Changemaker for December, joined us at GITAM Hyderabad campus and shared about his childhood, growing up amidst strong and independent women and how he found refuge in books and more, all wrapped in his signature witty humour

Ramachandra Guha, one of India’s foremost historians shares his experience as a protestor of CAA, politics and his love for cricket

Listen to Additional DGP, Telangana shed light on how she rose through the ranks and raised the safety bar for women in Hyderabad through the She Teams initiative

We got up, close and personal, with Minister Puri, considered one of the top diplomats in the country. Hear his views on CAA and the career switch

Take a listen to WHO Chief's thoughts on the state of Indian Education, gender dynamics in Science and her childhood

Hear from Taapsee Pannu on her initial days and her struggle period in Cinema and how she explored her culinary skills during the lockdown

Watch Kiran Mazumdar Shaw as she speaks about her personal experiences in Bengaluru; the making of her venture Biocon and more on vaccine patent waiver

Read news features on the CEO of NITI Aayog shedding light on India is moving towards a protectionist economy with the Atmanirbharbharat initiative, while waging facing the acute health crisis

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