Asia’s Biggest Mindfulness Event – Mindfulness India Summit 2018 Put Together by Jagran Solutions
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Business Events | December 3, 2018 | News
Mumbai recently witnessed India’s inaugural mindfulness event –- an initiative of Beyond Mind Learning and IIM Ahmedabad executed by Jagran Solutions (a Unit of Jagran Prakashan Limited). Mindfulness India Summit a one-of-a-kind inaugural conference where world thinkers, scientists, global leaders and practitioners in the field of contemporary mindfulness showcased effective mental skill for excellence in leadership. For the first time in India, it was a dialogue between a select group of leading experts from the business world, education, health sector, and organizations to talk in practical terms how mindfulness can supercharge one as a leader.
Held on November 21-22 2018, at The Westin, Mumbai – India, the summit was a culmination of years of research and efforts by its founder Manish Behl, Founder - Mindfulness India Summit and Beyond Mind. A corporate leader for over 25 years with vision and purpose to Redefine Mindfulness and Emotional Intelligence in India. Supported by the prestigious Indian Institute of Management – Ahmedabad, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - UNESCO: MGEIP and Daniel Goleman Coaching Emotional Intelligence and many more well-known institutions and organizations.
Jagran Solutions has been briefed by Beyond Mind to design event ambience and set up matching up with the aura of the concept of the summit. To deliver the given task team Jagran provided thematic design symbolism blended with lotus and idea bulb resembling mindfulness and its practice in the modern era. The two days agenda was designed specifically to help leaders to guide them about how to use mindfulness and emotional intelligence to achieve organisational goals. The agenda included talks and discussions with mindfulness experts, emotional Intelligence speakers, Neuroscientists, industry leaders, coaches and trainers, and practitioners presented their views during panel discussions, Buddhist Zen monks shared their practice of being mindful by showcasing Sand Mandala live and taking workshop, Musicians and performances also shared their experiences and enlighten environment by their live performance.
More than 200 attendees, 25+ speakers, 10+ workshops, panels, and keynotes included International and National Speakers from varied and best organisations/ institutions, Padma Shri awardee as well. 2 days saw excited and invigorated discussions, deep conversations and engaged experiences, Sand Mandala created by monks from Drepung Loseling Monastery and performance by Kabir Cafe.
Speaking about the summit Manish Behl, founder - Mindfulness India Summit and Beyond Mind said, “At Beyond Mind our endeavor is to develop and transform leadership for the new world and prepare for rapid challenges for the 21st century. Mindfulness India Summit is a forum where we have initiated conversation between industry heads, thought leaders, academicians, health & behavioral expert, neuroscientist and practitioners to share insights, about Mindfulness and Emotional Intelligence and its practical application across different spheres of life and industries”
“My quest involves in reinventing age-old mindfulness practices and to find a more profound association between Modern Neuroscience, Mindfulness and Emotional Intelligence”
Executive Directors, Managing Directors, CEO, CXO, Business Heads, Business Owners, Coaches and Mindfulness Practitioners from companies like Godrej, Google, Adobe, Microsoft, Accenture, Salesforce, Viacom 18, BCG, KPMG, IPG Media Brands, EY, Zee, Tata, Birla, Tata SIA, Harvard, participated.
Speaking about the summit, Samrendar Singh, Associate Vice President, Jagran Solutions says "It was a proud moment for Jagran solution to be a part of the meaningful exercise where thought leaders from across the globe gathered to share their knowledge about the subject of mindfulness and emotional intelligence”
In a conversation about this summit, Pawan Bansal, COO at Jagran Solutions said “It is not an overstatement to say that we were happy to win the mandates to manage Mindfulness India Summit 2018! Team Jagran always look forward to utilise teams’ expertise with diverse projects like this.
'Mindfulness India Summit 2018' a Beyond Mind Learning and IIM Ahmedabad initiative was held at The Westin, Mumbai.