Mumbai : Celebrating unstoppable women who have catalyzed ideas towards action, TEDxGatewaySalon: Breaking Barriers is all set to take place on March 29, 2019 at NCPA, Mumbai. To support the TEDx platform and showcase its electric line-up of unstoppable women speakers and their inspiring stories, Genesis BCW is collaborating with TEDxGatewaySalon: Breaking Barriers as its official communications partner.
Bringing alive central theme of the platform ‘Breaking Barriers’, the platform will feature seven women speakers who are pioneering great movements across different walks of life. It brings to the forefront visionaries and luminaries under one roof including Aditi Prasad, who is revolutionizing education by teaching STEM skills to young India; Jody Williams, a Nobel Peace Laureate; Dr. Shubha Tole, a neuroscientist; Vidhya Subramanian, an eminent Bharatanatyam artist;Ankita Shah, a spoken poet and storyteller, Rwitwika Bhattacharya, Data Governance Crusader and Ashweetha Shetty, a young social rural worker.
Partnering with TEDxGateway for the last five years, Genesis BCW has been consistently and successfully amplifying the platform and its disruptive ideas over the years. Speaking about that, Prema Sagar, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Genesis BCW, said: “TEDxGatewaySalon celebrates extraordinary women risk-takers and innovators by giving them a platform to share their inspirational journeys and empower women. This goes very well with Genesis BCW’s vision of pushing boundaries as pioneers and innovators. It makes us really proud to be associated with TEDxGateway year after year and support this social movement of inspiring stories.”
Yashraj S. Akashi, Senior Ambassador and Curator, TEDx in India, said, “It gives me immense pleasure to continue our partnership with Genesis BCW. Women are making big strides for equality and justice across the globe, and India is no exception. Day in and day out, women are challenging traditional roles to pave the way for a brighter and more just India. TEDxGatewaySalon: Breaking Barriers aims to celebrate these pioneers making power moves, brilliant people who are just getting started, and those who tirelessly show up as allies and advocates. We believe that Genesis BCW is a natural fit as our communications partner to support and amplify our curated experience.”