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Leaders of Tomorrow Masterclass

LOT Awards & Conclave will be a platform for awarding India's most enterprising SMEs, MSMEs and Startups of 2020 that Survived, Revived and Thrived during the crisis. This will also be a forum for ideating on the best path ahead for the small business ecosystem given the circumstances. We intend to make the event a melting pot of Enterprising Visionaries, Startup Gurus, Policymakers, Business Icons, Domain Experts, Next-Gen Entrepreneurs and Disruptors.

In the past, LOT has seen the participation of leading voices like V Vaidyanathan (IDFC FIRST Bank), Suresh Narayanan (Nestle), Sankalp Potbhare (KraftHeinz India), Kiran Mazumdar Shaw (Biocon), Sanjeev Sanyal (Principal Economic Adviser, Ministry of Finance), Samina Vaziralli (Cipla) Nitin Gadkari (Minister for Road Transport & Highways of India and Shipping & Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises) amongst others.

Leaders of Tomorrow MASTERCLASSES
22nd Jan
5-6 pm
  • Abheek Barua,Chief Economist & EVP, HDFC Bank
  • Mohandas Pai,Chairman, Manipal Global Education
  • Radhika Gupta,MD & CEO, Edelweiss Asset Management Company
12th Feb
5-6 pm
Topic : BUDGET EDITION_ The Analysis
  • Velumani,Chairman & MD, Thyrocare
  • Maneck Davar,Chairman of Services Export Promotion Council (SEPC)
  • Chandrakant Salunkhe,Founder & Chairman of SME Chamber of India
19th Feb
6-7 pm
Topic : Banking And The New Normal
  • Anand Sinha,Former Deputy Governor, RBI
  • Naina Lal Kidwai,Former Country Head, HSBC
  • Shubhada Rao,Founder, QuantEco Research
26th Feb
5-6 pm
Topic : Take care of your wealth's health with wealth management solutions
  • Nilesh Shah,Managing Director & Group President, Kotak Mahindra Asset Management
  • Nitin Jain,MD & CEO, Edelweiss Wealth Management
  • Yashish Dahiya,Co-Founder & Group CEO, PolicyBazaar
  • Nikhil Kamath,Co-Founder, Zerodha
5th March
5-6 pm
Topic : Women Entrepreneurship - The Hidden Strength of India's Economy
  • Ira Singhal,Chair - Promotion of Education & Employment amongst Women, ASSOCHAM Women Forum
  • Shriti Malhotra,CEO, The Body Shop India
  • Swati Bhargava,CEO & Co-Founder, CashKaro
  • Lizzie Chapman,CEO & Co-Founder, ZestMoney
  • Aditi Gupta,Co-Founder, Menstrupedia
12th March
5-6 pm
Topic : Digital Lending: Re-energising the Indian Economy
  • Adhil Shetty,Co-Chair, FICCI Fintech Committee & Co-Founder & CEO,
  • Anurag Jain,President, DLAI & Founder & Executive Director, KredX
  • Madan Padaki,Founder & CEO, 1Bridge
19th March
5-6 pm
Topic : How to Become a Changemaker Through Business
  • Harsh Mariwala,Founder & Chairman, Marico & Founder, ASCENT Foundation
24th March
5-6 pm
Topic : Have an idea, but no funding? Here are some options for new entrepreneurs
  • AJAI CHOWDHRY ,Founder, HCL Chairman, FICCI Startup Committee
  • RATI SHETTY ,Co-Founder & CPO,
  • DHRUVIL SANGHVI,Chief Executive Officer, LogiNext
  • SANJAY MEHTA,Founder & Partner, 100X.VC
1st April
5-6 pm
Topic : Empowering Entrepreneurship to Build a Sustainable India
  • Anand Deshpande,Founder & Chairman, Persistent Systems
  • Wilma Rodrigues,Founder & CEO, SAAHAS
  • Shriyans Bhandari,Director Heritage Girls School & CEO Greensole
9th Apr
5-6 pm
Topic : How will technology reshape e-commerce? A glimpse into the future
  • Kabeer Biswas,CEO & Co-Founder, Dunzo
  • Pawan Gadia,CEO, Retail & Online, Ferns N Petals India, UAE & Singapore
  • Rahul Garg,CEO & Founder, Moglix
  • Anjali Bansal,Founder, Avaana Capital
16th Apr
5-6 pm
Topic : How Technology is Helping India’s Startups & Small Businesses Lift Off
  • Ajit Mohan,VP & MD, FB India
23th Apr
5-6 pm
Topic : How Businesses Are Catering To The Covid-19 Consumer
  • Sameer Raje,General Manager & India Head, Zoom Video Communications
30th Apr
5-6 pm
Topic : Pandemic and the Art of Doing Business in the New Normal
  • Varun Sridhar,CEO Paytm Money
7th May
5-6 pm
Topic : How Vaccines Can Boost The Economy
  • Saugata Bhattacharya,Executive Vice President and Chief Economist, Axis Bank
  • Dr. A. Velumani,Promoter, Chairman and Managing Director, CEO, Thyrocare Technologies Dilip Chenoy , Secretary General, FICCI
14th May
5-6 pm
Topic : Opportunities During Covid Crisis
  • Narendra Yadav,Vice President, Paytm
  • Rehan Yar Khan,Founder & Managing Partner, Orios Venture Partners
  • Vineet Agarwal,President, ASSOCHAM & MD, Transport Corporation of India
21st May
5-6 pm
Topic : Supply Chain Management & Covid: Eye On Managing Disruption
  • Anshuman Singh,Chairman & MD, Stellar Value Chain Solutions
  • Ishaan Singh Bedi,CEO, Synchronized Supply Systems, Member, ASSOCHAM
  • R S Subramanian,Senior Vice President & Managing Director, DHL Express Shashi Kiran Shetty, Chairman, Allcargo Logistics
28th May
5-6 pm
Topic : Covid & Rural Consumption: Preparing for Revival
  • Hetal Gandhi,Director, CRISIL Research Harish Bijoor, Founder, Harish Bijoor Consults Inc SUNIL KATARIA,CEO, India & SAARC, Godrej Group, Member FICCI, FMCG Committee
  • Dr. Brinda Jagirdar,Economist
4th June
5-6 pm
Topic : The Mumbai Model & Covid: Learnings from India's Financial Capital
  • Madan Sabnavis,Chief Economist, CARE Ratings
  • Shaina NC,Spokesperson, BJP
  • Niranjan Hiranandani,Co-Founder & MD, Hiranandani Group
11th June
5-6 pm
Topic : Covid Impact & Your Finances: How Has Making, Managing Money Changed
  • Nadia Sood,Group CEO & Founder, CreditEnable
  • Vinay Mathews,Founder & COO, Faircent
  • Sudeep Bhatia,Group Chief Financial Officer, Lendingkart
  • Vinayak Burman,Managing & Founder Partner, Vertices Partners
  • Ram Iyer,Founder & CEO, Vayana Network
18th June
5-6 pm
Topic : Covid and Education: A Look Ahead
  • Mukul Rustagi,Co-Founder & CEO, Classplus Sanjay Aggarwal, President, PHDCCI
  • JShweta Rajpal Kohli,Co-Chair, FICCI EdTech Task Force & Director, Sequoia Capital India LLP
  • Jaideep Gerald,Co-Chair, FICCI EdTech Task Force, & CEO, Medvarsity
  • Arjun Mohan,CEO, India upGrad


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