India’s Next Green Revolution: Women and Entrepreneurship

Industry Events
October 31, 2017 | 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM | Tuesday
Jal-Tarang, Mohali Campus
By Invitation
The U.S. Embassy in New Delhi, in partnership with the Indian School of Business, is organising a panel discussion entitled "India’s Next Green Revolution: Women and Entrepreneurship" to explore challenges and opportunities facing Indian women entrepreneurs in agriculture. This event is part of the “Road to GES,” a series of events leading into the November 28-30 Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) in Hyderabad co-hosted by the United States and India.
The panellists have a wide variety of experience in the Indian food industry, including investment, production, and distribution. The panel will discuss how agriculture stands to gain from increasing women’s opportunities and provide advice and experiences for those interested in this field.
The panel would be moderated by Ajay Vir Jakhar, Chairman, Punjab State Farmers Commission, panellists include:
Padmaja Ruparel, President, Indian Angel Network;
Harshita Gandhi, Director of Tree of Life;
Rebecca Vaz Mushran, Founder of Bhuira Jams; and
Milu Sinha from the Self-Employed Women’s Association (SEWA).