Key Speakers

 Key Speakers  
  • Mr Kailash Satyarthi | Nobel Laureate & Architect of Global March Against Child Labour
  • Dr Harsh Vardhan |  Union Minister for Science & Technology & Earth Sciences, Government of India
  • Dr Mahesh Sharma | Minister of State (Independent Charge) Ministry of Culture; Minister of State in the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India
  • Dr Karan Singh | Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha
  • Mr Prakash Jha | Multiple Award-winning Independent Filmmaker
  • Prof Gabriel Ivbijaro | President, World Federation for Mental Health
  • Dr Helen Herrman | President, World Psychiatric Association
  • Dr Nimesh G. Desai |  Director, Institute of Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences, Delhi
  • Dr Afzal Javed | President, Asian Federation of Psychiatric Associations
  • Dr Janet Paleo | Board Member, World Federation for Mental Health
  • Dr Sunil Mittal | Director, Cosmos Institute of Mental Health and Behavioural Sciences, Delhi
  • Prof Vikram Patel | Pershing Square Professor of Global Health, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
  • Dr Shekhar Saxena | Director, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organisation
  • Prof Michelle Reba | Professor of Psychiatry, Associate Chair for Integrated Medicine & Psychiatric Services; Director of Psychoncology Program, and Psychosomatic Medicine Program, University of Michigan, USA
  • Prof K Roy Abraham | President, World Association of Social Psychiatry (WASP), India
  • Dr Pradeep Chadha | Consultant Psychiatrist & Psychotherapist, Dublin, Ireland
  • Prof Amanda Howe | President, World Organisation of Family Doctors (WONCA)
  • Dr Uma Tuli | Social Worker and Founder, Amar Jyoti Charitable Trust
  • Prof Ipsit Vahia | Medical Director, Geriatric Psychiatry Outpatient Programs, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
  • Ms Lucy Beresford | Writer, Broadcaster & Psychotherapist, UK
  • Dr MSVK Raju | President, Indian Psychiatric Society 
  • Dr MS Reddy | President, Indian Association of Private Psychiatry 
  • Dr Chittaranjan Andrade | Professor and HOD of Psychopharmacology at NIMHANS, Bengaluru 
  • Dr E Mohandas | Consultant Psychiatrist, Thrissur, India;  Chair Indian Association of Biological Psychiatry; Former President of Indian Psychiatric Society andZonal Representative WPA
  • Dr Rajesh Nagpal | Director, Behaviour and Neuroscience Academy of India
  • Prof Savita Malhotra | Consultant Psychiatrist; Former Professor and Dean, PGIMER Chandigarh, India; Life President, Indian Association of Child and Adolescent Mental Health
  • Prof Russell D’Souza | Dean and Professor of Psychological Medicine, International Institute of Organisational Psychological Medicine, USA, Australia, UK; Head – UNESCO Asia Pacific Bioethics Program for Science & Technology; President, Indian Global Psychiatric Initiative (IGPI)
  • Prof Vihang N Vahia | Professor Emeritus, HBT Medical College & Dr RN Cooper General Hospital, Mumbai, India
  • Dr Soumitra Pathare | Consultant Psychiatrist; Co-ordinator, Centre for Mental Health Law and Policy Indian Law Society, Pune, India
  • Prof KB Kumar | Professor of Clinical Psychology; Director & Head, Amity Institute of Behavioural (Health) & Allied Sciences (AIBHAS); Amity University, India
  • Dr KK Aggarwal |President, Indian Medical Association
  • Dr TS Kler | Chairman, PSRI Heart Institute, New Delhi; Padma Bhushan Awardee
  • Dr Mohan Agashe | Psychiatrist, Film Star, Theatre Personality; Former Director, Film & Television Institute of India
  • Dr RK Chadda Prof & HOD, Dept of Psychiatry, AIIMS, Delhi
  • Dr Smita Deshpande | Prof & HOD, Dept of Psychiatry, PGIMER Dr RML Hospital, Delhi
  • Dr Indla Rama Subba Reddy | Director, Vijaywada Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Andhra Pradesh
  • Col (Dr) DPK Pillai |  Shaurya Chakra