Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Is Goodness the key to disruptive innovation?


The School of Inspired Leadership conducted its 6th edition of Inspired Leadership Conference (ILC 2014) in Gurgaon on 12th-13thDecember. The conference was dedicated in the memory of Dr. V Kurien, the father of “White Revolution “in India who worked endlessly towards development in the agriculture sector.

The theme for the conference was ’Is goodness the key to disruptive innovation’.Thinkers, business leaders and entrepreneurs such as Harsh Mariwala, Chairman -Marico Industries; RS Sodhi, MD, GCMMF  (Amul) Ltd. Anand; Naveen Narayanan, Global Head Talent Acquisition- HCL  Technologies; Rachna Mukherjee, Country Partner- VP HR, Schneider Electric, participated in the Conference. 

The two days saw enriching discussions and deliberations on the thought  provoking idea of leveraging goodness to create disruptive innovation. Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Harsh Mariwala, Chairman -Marico Industries, said,“I  believe goodness works at two levels: one is corporate and the other is at personal level. On a personal level,if each person discovers a strong purpose of life, they give back something to the society.To me this is goodness."

Soil organized activities that saw a participation by various students and professionals .It helped people understand the importance of imbibing & appreciating goodness in their day to day life.