ROLE PLAYERS

14th - 15th February, 2015 | Taj Lands End, Mumbai
Theme : Connecting Minds, Creating the Future

  1. DR. SHIRIN SHARMIN CHAUDHURY, MP, Hon'ble Speaker, Bangladesh Parliament Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh
  2. Dr. Miriam K. Were, Co – Founder, UZIMA Foundation, Chairman, Kenya's National AIDS Control Council ( NACC )
  3. PROF PATRICIA DONLI, Board Chair, West Africa Network for Peace Building Nigeria, (WANEP-Nigeria), Executive Director, Gender Equality, Peace and Development Centre (GEPaDC)
  4. JENNIFER KARINA, Author, Motivational Speaker, Life Coach, Chief Commission, Kenya Girl Guides Association Kenya
  5. LAILA ALI HAREB AL MUHAIRI, Asst. Director General - Aviation Strategies and International Affairs, General Authority of Civil Aviation
  6. Asil Attar, Chief Executive Officer, Lead Associates
  7. ANJANA SHAKYA, Chairperson, Himalayan Human Rights Monitors (HimRights)
  8. Ahlam Yousif Janahi, Founder and President, Bahrain Businesswomen's Society
  9. Dr. SALLY UREN, Chief Executive, Forum For The Future
  10. Dr. Manar Al-Moneef, Chief Operating Officer, General Electric
  11. ERANTHI PREMARATNE, Head - Sustainable Business, MAS ACTIVE – Opertations Centre
  12. LUNA SHAMSUDDOHA, President, Bangladesh Women in Technology (BWIT), Chairman, Dohatec New Media
  13. MARIA "MARU" QUINDIMIL, Executive Director & Regional Compliance Officer, Asia Pacific & India, Merck Sharp and Dhome Asia Ltd.
  14. NILÜFER BULUT, Chairwoman, Turkish Business Woman Association
  15. DR CAROL MARSH, CENG FIET SIEEE MINSTP MIACR FWES, President, Women's Engineering Society (WES)
  16. DR. SHAIKHA AL MASKARI, Chairperson, Al Maskari Holding
  17. NARMIN ISMAIL, President and CEO, The Spark of Hope Foundation
  18. FIRDAUS SHARIFF, Head of Marketing, SAP – Middle East and Africa
  19. Carmen Benitez, President & Managing Director, Fetch Plus Inc Pte. Ltd.
  20. ANCHALIKA KIJKANAKORN, Managing Director, Akaryn Hospitality Management Services ( AHMS )
  21. DR. CARMEL MCNAUGHT, FAACE, Director & Emeritus Professor of Learning Enhancement, Centre for Learning Enhancement and Research, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  22. Patrecia Fiynn-Valone, Senior Director Development Operations, Takeda Shanghai Development Centre and Takeda Global Research & Development Center Asia Pte. Ltd.
  23. SAMIRA ZUBERI HIMIKA, COO - Update Solutions Technologies Ltd., MD & Founder, & Team Engine Ltd., Founder, Social Good Foundation
  24. Dr. Kathleen Bates, Performance Improvement Coach (PMDS - Performance Management & Development Solutions), Assistant Professor - HRM and Organizational Leadership, BRANDMAN University (Chapman University System), San Diego
  25. SAM PHILLIPS, Chief New Business & Marketing Offices and Managing Director, OMG Ethnic Omnicom Media Group
  26. Aruna Rao, Co-Founder and Executive Director, Gender at Work, Washington
  27. DR. KERRY MURPHY HEALEY, Former Lt. Governor of Massachusetts, President - The Center for Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership (CWEL), Babson College
  28. DR. FLORANCE SINNIAH, Human Resources Director, (Diversity Advocate), AMD Malaysia
  29. JULIET PRATT, International Inspirational Speaker, Regional President - Oceania, World Alliance for Mercury-Free Dentistry
  30. MUZVARE BETTY MAKONI, BA GEN, BA SPECIAL HONS., Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Girl Child Network Worldwide
  31. CAROLE KARIUKI, Chief Executive Officer, Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA)
  32. Farzana Chowdhury, Managing Director & CEO, Green Delta Insurance Co. Ltd.
  33. DILRUBA CHOWDHURY, Managing Director, East Coast Group of Companies
  34. ELIZABETH LEE FUH YEN, Senior Executive Director, Sunway University & Sunway Education Group
  35. Asma Shaikh, Group Head - Human Resources, NIB Bank Ltd.
  36. DR. GABI KRATOCHWIL, Managing Director, CrossCultures – Cultural Diversity Management
  37. DR. ANOMA GAMAGE, Managing Director, Daya Group of Companies
  38. CAROLINE BERUBE, Managing Partner, HJM Asia Law & Co. LLC.
  39. Ghida Anani, Founder & Director, ABAAD - Resource Center for Gender Equality, Beirut-Lebanon
  40. DR. JANE THOMASON, Chief Executive Officer, AbtJTA
  41. VRINDA MENON, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs
  1. BRIDGET JACKSON, Director - Corporate Sustainability, PricewaterhouseCoopers UK (PwC)
  2. DIANE TOMPSON, Managing Director, Powercom Group Pty Ltd.
  3. MEHREEN AHMED, Group Head Retail Banking South & New Initiatives, Bank Al Falah Ltd.
  4. Gulnara Karakulova, Director, Shymkent Women's Resource Center (SWRC), Kazakhstan
  5. DR. SURAIYA PERVIN, Chairperson - Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Dhaka
  6. Romina Dewan Kabir, Founder & Executive Director, Livelihood Education and Development Services
  7. Dr. NOR ASHIKIN AHMAD MOKHTAR, Founder & Executive Chairman, PirmaNora Medical Center
  8. HUMA FAKHAR, Founder, Director and Managing Partner, MAP Services Group, Pakistan
  9. DR. CECILIA TORTAJADA, President, Third World Centre for Water Management
  10. NIMA ABU-WARDEH, Broadcast Journalist, BBC World Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Cashy.me / CampusCashy.com
  11. MARIE WRIGHT, Vice President & Chief Global Flavorist, WILD Flavors, Inc., Erlanger
  12. RAINATOU SOW, Founder & Executive Director, Make Every Woman Count
  13. FRANCESCA TSIPERAU PANAKE, Managing Director & Founder, Bougainville Women's Empowerment Fund (BWEF)
  14. RADHIKA VENKATRAMAN, Vice President - IT Enterprise Sales Life Cycle and Ordering, Verizon Enterprise Solutions
  15. DR. MARIAM MATAR, Founder, Managing Director & Chairperson, UAE Genetic Diseases Association (UAEGDA)
  16. Sadi Khan, Founder & Head – Training, Noble Khan Limited - The Cultural Centre
  17. MUNIRAH LOOI, President & CEO, Brandt International
  18. LILY THAPA, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Women for Human Rights, Single Women Group (WHR)
  19. Nurgul Djanaeva, President, Forum of Women's NGOs of Kyrgyzstan
  20. Yevgeniya Kozyreva, President, Feminist League, Kazakhstan
  21. Eva Fabry, Director - European Centre for Women and Technology (ECWT), Chair, Global Women and Technology (GWT) Network
  22. SONI JOSHI, President, ASMAN (Association of St. Mary's Alumnae Nepal)
  23. Geetanjali Misra, Co-Founder & Executive Director, Creating Resources for Empowerment in Action (CREA)
  24. MARCELA ALDAZ-MATOS, Director – Diversity & Inclusion, MassMutual Financial Group
  25. RAMANI SAMARASUNDERA, Marketing Director Foods & Beverages, Unilever Sri Lanka Limited
  26. DR. SHAHIDA AKHTER, Specialist in Education, Development, Folklore, Human Rights and Cultural Heritage; Author, Researcher, Editor & Producer, Adviser, Children & Earth Welfare Society, Dhaka
  27. DR. PATRICIA (TRISH) GLAZEBROOK, Member, Board of Directors, Gender CC — Women for Climate Justice (USA), Chairperson, Department of Philosophy & Religion, University of North Texas
  28. ENGR. BAHIJJAHTU HADIZA ABUBAKAR, Co-chair of Climate and Clean Air Coalition and National Coordinator, Renewable Energy Programme, Federal Ministry of Environment
  29. H.E. Rabiha Diab, Member of the Legislative Council and Head of Women's union for Social Work, Former Minister of Women's, Affairs – Palestine
  30. SUMELI CHATTERJEE, Head – Marketing, Media & Insights, MTV India
  31. Roxana Jaffer, Resident Director, Holiday Inn Dubai - Al Barsha, Chief Eexecutive Officer, Sovereign Hotels Dubai
  32. CARMELITA G. NUQUI, President, Philippine Migrants Rights Watch (PMRW)
  33. RITA SARIN, Country Director, The Hunger Project
  34. SAMINA BANO, Chairperson, Bharat Abhyudaya Foundation
  35. BHARGAVI DAVAR, Director, Bapu Trust for Research
  36. PROF. DR. BETTY LOVAI, Executive Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Papua New Guinea
  37. Narmin Rahimli, Co-Founder & Member of the Board, "Positive Change" Youth Movement, Azerbaijan
  38. HADDIJATOU JALLOW, Executive Chairperson, Environment Protection Agency
  39. THANDIKILE (CHISALA) MBVUNDULA, Chief Executive Officer, NICO Technologies Ltd.
  40. BHARATHI SINGH, Founder and Chief, Sa-mudra Foundation
  41. TANIA YUKI, Founder and CEO, Shareablee
  1. FELISAH NA KILEMBE, Managing Partner, F.Kilembe Attorneys
  2. MARIAM ELSAMNY, Chief Marketing Officer, Dunia Finance LLC
  3. SUNITA DANUWAR, Founder & President, Shakti Samuha
  4. Dana A. Buheji, Head – Human Resources and Administration, Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company B.S.C. (c), Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
  5. NATALIE ISAACS, CEO & Founder, 1 Million Women
  6. ANGELA COURTIN, President - US, Dentsu Aegis Network
  7. Aziza Abdirasulova, Director, Kylym Shamy Public Foundation, Kyrgyzstan
  8. ALLYN REID, Founder & CEO, Sherpa Press / Secret Knock, San Diego.
  9. Leila Hanafi, President and Chief Counsel, ARPA International
  10. DR. SOPHIA HUYER, Executive Director, WIGSAT - Women in Global Science and Technology Ontario
  11. ZUBAIDA BAI, Founder and Chief Executive, AYZH Health and Livelihood Pvt. Ltd.
  12. Charul Chaturvedi-Jaitly, Human Capital Director, Palladium Group Inc.
  13. MARIA LINIBI, President, PNG Women in Agriculture Development Foundation (PNGWiADF)
  14. SHEREEN ALLAM, Founder and President, AWTAD (Association for Women's Total Advancement and Development)
  15. Hon. Mrs. Catherine Ngima Kimura, Chancellor, Multimedia University of Kenya
  16. MONICA DODI, Managing Director and Co-Founder, The Women's Venture Capital Fund
  17. SANYE GULSER CORAT, Director – Division for Women & Gender Equality, Office of Director General, UNESCO
  18. Dr Michelle Harrison, CEO – TNS BMRB, CEO, The Government & Public Sector Practice, WPP, London, United Kingdom
  19. Kelly Crosbie, Founder & CEO, Praxis Global Group, Caxton Group, Produced Water Community
  20. SHARMEEN ANNIE, Human Resources Director, CEMEX Cement (Bangladesh) Ltd.
  21. DR. DOROTHY OKELLO, Executive Director, Women of Uganda Network (WOUGNET)
  22. GINA RINEHART, Executive Chairwomen, Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd.
  23. Adedoyin Odunfa, Chief Executive Officer, Digital Jewels Ltd.
  24. LUCY KANU, Social Entrepreneur, Founder & Executive Director, Idea Builders Initiative
  25. MARGARET KISILU, Chief Executive Officer, Benevolent Institute of Development Initiatives (BIDII)
  26. Dinara Oshurahunova, President, Coalition for Democracy and Civil Society, Kyrgyzstan
  27. CAROLYNE GREGORY, Executive General Manager - Products and Services, Fiji Airways
  28. DATO' NOORIZAH BINTI HJ ABD HAMID, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, PLUS Malaysia Berhad (PMB) & PLUS Expressways International Berhad (PEIB)
  29. SURBHI SARNA, CEO & Founder, Nvision Medical, San Francisco
  30. Vinika D. Rao, Executive Director, INSEAD Emerging Markets Institute
  31. TALAT GOLDIE, Director - Human Resources & Administration, EFECO LLC, Dubai
  32. H.E Dr. Elham Mahmoud Ahmed Ibrahim, Commissioner for Infrastructure and Energy, African Union Commission (AUC)
  33. Dr. Deepmala Mahla, Chief of Party & Country Director, Marie Stopes International
  34. SASHA BEZUHANOVA, Founder – MoveBG, & Chairperson of the BOD - Junior Achievement Bulgaria, Chairperson, Bulgarian Centre of Women in Technology (BCWT)
  35. MYRIAM CARIUS, Founding Partner, Cadiciss, Founder & Executive Membe,r Legal And Business Women For Africa (LABFA)
  36. SEAH LINDA, Vice President - Marketing, Emerging Asia & International Marketing, Baxter Healthcare (Asia) Pte Ltd, Singapore
  37. DR. SALWA EI-KHALIL EI-AMINE, President Diwan Ahili Kalam, ( Forum of Literary People ) Lebanon
  38. JUSTINA QUEK-TAN, Chief Executive Officer, Lumiere International Pte Ltd.
  39. DR. ANITA RAJ, MS, Director of UCSD's Center on Gender Equity and Health, Professor, Global Public Health and Medicine, School of Medicine, Senior Fellow, Center on Global Justice, University of California
  40. CHEMA GARGOURI, CEO - Centre for Applied Training (CAT), Country Director - Women's Enterprise for Sustainability, Institute of International Education, Center for Women's Leadership, Initiatives Founder & President, Tunisian Association for Management & Social Stability (TAMSS)
  41. Dr. Rebecca Port, Director – HR, Learning, Leadership and Organisational Development, Allergan Singapore Pte Ltd., SingaporeM