An Evening with Kiran Mazumdar Shaw
Aug 7, 2017
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM (America/New_York)
C-Camp, Rajiv Gandhi Nagar,Kodigehalli

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Unconvention Speaker Series|Bangalore

Inspiration, Knowledge, Networks.

Villgro presents Unconvention|Speaker Series Bangalore, a monthly social enterprise event where you get to learn from experts on various topics that will help build your business, and connect with a network of opportunities, resources and people. This august 7th, we bring you "An Evening with Kiran Mazumdar Shaw."

The keynote address will explore how advances in medical technologies can be used to alleviate some of the key problems that India faces in
improving public health outcomes. This will be followed by a fireside chat on specific issues faced by social enterprises in the healthcare context.




6.00 - 6.10

Introduction & Context Setting

6.10 – 6.40

Leapfrogging healthcare delivery through MedTech.

6.40 – 7.10

Fireside Chat with Kiran Mazumdar Shaw,
Chairperson and MD, Biocon Limited,
moderated by Arun Venkatesan, CTO, Villgro
Innovations Foundation.

7.10 – 7.30

Audience Q&A

7.30 – 8.00

Tea & Networking

  1. ​C-Camp,
    Rajiv Gandhi Nagar,Kodigehalli,
    Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

About Villgro:

Villgro funds,mentors and incubates early-stage, innovation-based social enterprises that impact the lives of India’s poor. Since 2001, Villgro has incubated 120 such enterprises, secured Rs 1124 million in follow-on funding, and touched over 15 million rural lives.

About Speaker:

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw is the Chairperson and Managing Director of Biocon Limited- a biotechnology company based out of Bengaluru, and the Chairperson of IIM-Bangalore. She is also on the Financial Times’ top 50 women in business list. Her belief in "affordable innovation" has been a driving philosophy behind Biocon's expansion. Inspired by the need for affordable drugs in less-wealthy countries, she has looked for opportunities to develop cost-effective techniques and lower-cost alternatives.


Organiser : Villgro Innovations Foundation

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