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Conference on Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities, 14th August, 2017; New Delhi
Javed Abidi, Honorary Director, NCPEDP and Dr. Meenu Bhambhani, Vice President & Head – Corporate Social Responsibility, Mphasis welcoming the audience
Panelists for Session on Accessibility of the Built Environment (left to right) – Hemang Mistry, Architect & Proprietor, PMA Design Studio; Dr. Ramesh C. Gaur, University Librarian, Jawaharlal Nehru University; Keynote Speaker – Srivardhan Rajalingam, President, National Association of Students of Architecture (NASA); Session Chair – Shrikant Sinha, CEO, NASSCOM Foundation; P. Narahari, District Magistrate & Collector, Indore; Siddhant Chetan Shah, Founder and Access Consultant, Access for ALL; and Suvarna Raj, Para-athlete & Disability Rights Activist.
Panelists for Session on Accessibility of ICTs (left to right) – Shyam Krishna, Lead Developer, Hear2Read; Dr. Homiyar Mobedji, Country Representative, Benetech; Session Chair – Shilpi Kapoor, Founder, BarrierBreak; Keynote Speaker – Dr. Nirmita Narsimhan, Policy Director, Centre for Internet and Society (CIS); Gaurav Mittal, Founder, GingerMind Technologies Pvt. Ltd.; and Aqil Chinoy, CEO, inspiralive
Panelists for Session on Accessibility of Transport, Services and Aids & Appliances (left to right) – Balachandra Shetty, Senior Product Designer, QuickBooks Desktop, Intuit India; Yeshwant Holkar, Co-Founder, UMOJA Travels; Session Chair – Dr. Meenu Bhambhani, Vice President & Head – Corporate Social Responsibility; and Vivek Mehta, Founder and CEO, DeafEasy.
Interaction between audience and panelists