Students of The NorthCap University get inspired by eminent personalities at TEDx
The NorthCap University, Gurugram organized a mega event TEDx on 22 October 2016 which witnessed participation of different eminent speakers from various walks of life. TED (Technology, Entertainment, and Design) is a global set of conferences run by the private non-profit organization, Sapling Foundation, under the slogan ‘Ideas Worth Spreading’.
The goal of TEDxTheNorthCapUniversity was to bring together bright minds and social influencers to give talks that are idea – focused and inspirational. The list of accomplished and notable personalities at the event included Mr Adil Hussain, actor; Mr Aseem Trivedi, the well-known cartoonist and activist; Mr Oscar Farnandes, politician and a senior leader of the Congress party; Padmashri Prof. Pushpesh Pant, a food critic and academician; Mr Manish Tyagi, stand-up comedian; Mr Anubhav Wadhwa, the youngest entrepreneur in India; Mr Rijo Thomas, musician; and Ms Shubhra Puri who launched Gurugram First.
The speakers shared their views on the theme ‘Tracing the mind of influencers’. Addressing a large gathering which included students and faculty of The NorthCap University, the speakers revealed their journey of struggle and success.
They stressed on sincerity, commitment and passion which help a person to grow and reach the pinnacles of success. The students were excited to interact with the luminaries and were motivated from their words.