ASCENT, a vision of Harsh Mariwala (Chairman, Marico Limited), is fuelled by the power of trust. ASCENT creates a close-knit Trust Group of non-competing entrepreneurs who believe in Learning from Doers. Designed as a peer-to-peer platform, ASCENT leverages the “power of the collective” and enables entrepreneurs to share experiences, ideas, insights to learn from each other through self-facilitated Trust Groups and an extended network of Enablers.
Conclave is the annual flagship event of ASCENT where thought leaders, visionaries come together for a full-day event to ideate, share and express their journeys and milestones. The Fifth Edition of Conclave will witness more than 5000 entrepreneurs across all four days – Wednesday, 25 November 2020 to Saturday, 28 November 2020.
The ASCENT Conclave, in the past four years, has witnessed over 85 Speakers, Thought Leaders, Change Makers, and Innovators engaging with over 2000 entrepreneurs as part of a day-long curated knowledge and motivational sessions.
The Keynote speakers at the ASCENT Conclave have been 2016: Uday Kotak (Kotak Mahindra Bank); 2017: Sajjan Jindal (JSW Group); 2018: Rajiv Bajaj (Bajaj Auto); 2019: Naveen Tewari (InMobi Group).
Other speakers in the past ASCENT Conclaves included Ronnie Screwvala (Swades Foundation), Ameera Shah (Metropolis), Vijay Shekhar Sharma (Paytm), Anita Dongre (AND and Global Desi), Ashish Hemrajani (BookMyShow), Prasoon Joshi (McCann), Falguni Nayar (Nykaa), Sasha Mirchandani (Kae Capital), Kishore Biyani (Future Group), Piyush Pandey (O&M), Sangita Reddy (Apollo Hospitals), PC Musthafa (ID Fresh Food), Anand Piramal (Piramal Group), Laksh Vaaman Sehgal (Samvardhana Motherson Group), Milind Soman, Anita, and Harsha Bhogle, Capt. Raghuraman and many others.
The theme for the past Conclaves: Growth. Disruption. Entrepreneur. (2016), Journey of an Entrepreneur (2017), Beyond the Conversation (2018) Rewiring for Resilience (2019).
The theme for ASCENT eConclave 2020 – Rebuilding with Grit
At ASCENT eConclave 2020, we are proud to bring to you inspiring stories and learnings from Thought Leaders, Domain Experts, and Change Makers who have shown true Grit by embracing every challenge with Courage, Passion, and Perseverance.
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