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TEDx Tilakwadi – TEDX event at Belagavi

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Popular offline talk event TEDx is coming to Belagavi this April.  Seven highly renowned personalities that have made their distinct identities in various fields by taking the ‘road less traveled by’ will reveal their success stories through this event.

TEDx events are known for the inspiring stories shared by speakers. TEDx Tilakwadi promises to deliver a rich experience to the audience.

The list of speakers includes film actor Prakash Belawadi, known for his performances in movies like ‘The Kashmir Files’ and ‘Madras Café’, and social entrepreneur Mrs. Gouree Deshpande Manjarekar who quit her lucrative corporate career and settled in the remote place of Chikkodi to start ‘Pankh Foundation’. She was awarded ‘Indian Women Excellence and leadership award’ in 2019 at Vigyaan Bhavan , New Delhi

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Hon. Major Dr. Deepak Rao, Commando Trainer will speak about the ‘Commando Mindset.’ He is regarded as the pioneer of modern-day Close Quarter Battle training, and his encyclopedia on close combat ops is a part of INTERPOL and FBI’s libraries.

Mr. Dilip Chandak is a known face in Belagavi. He is the managing director of ‘Vega Helmets’. It is one of the most popular helmet brands in India and has put Belgaum’s name on the global map.

This event also features Dr. Prakash Diwan as a speaker who is an expert in pharmaceutical education. He is the founder director of the National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research in Hyderabad and the Chairman of the Board of studies in Pharmaceutical sciences, Vignan’s Deemed University, Andhra Pradesh.

Another speaker at the event, Dr. Pushkar Shah is a polymath. He holds a Ph.D. in complementary medicine from the UK and Pharmacology from Harvard. He is also a recreational pilot with 1000 plus hours of flying experience and holds a 4th degree black belt in martial arts.

Dr. Rajaram Kudli will also be speaking at the event. He has done groundbreaking work in uplifting the so-called unemployable youth from socio-economically, academically challenged strata of society through his unique pro-bono Learning Centre. He is an alumnus and a former visiting faculty at IIT Kharagpur and holds 30 years of experience in Analytic/AI Solutions R&D, Competency Building, Teaching, Research & Consulting.

This event will also feature few local artists, who will be performing in between the talks.

The event will be held on 3rd April 2022, Sunday from 9AM at KLE CENTENARY CONVENTION CENTRE, JNMC Campus, beside Dominos Pizza, Belagavi.

This is a rare opportunity for Belgaumites to listen to such varied trailblazers on the same platform. To book passes for TEDx Tilakwadi, you can visit the website, For more details contact  +919620821732

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