Presentations from STARS Forum 7th Annual Conference at Sidhbari, H.P.

 

 

Dr. Yogesh Kulkarni

Founding member & Chairperson  - STARS Forum

 

2016 Conference Inaugural address

 

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=guoGx-mZknY

 

 

 

 

Dr. Sudhir Prabhu, MD (USA)

Founding Member and Secretary

STARS Forum.

 

Topic: Journey of STARS Forum and the road ahead

 

Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B4AXswYVIYA

 

Presentation:

http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/stars-forum-introduction-12102016

 

 

 

Shri Ulhas Kamat,

CEO, I Create India, Bengaluru

www.icreateincorporated.org

 

Key Note Address: Entrepreneurship Development – Creating Job Creators

 

Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xgGf483uw2Q

 

Presentation:

http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/keynote-address-ulhas-kamat-ceo-of-i-create-india

 

 

 

Shri Krishan Kumar, DANICS

Director-Education,

North Delhi Municipal Corporation

 

Key note address

 

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HvkS0psHwNg

 

 

 

B. Ganesh,

Founder & CEO, SkillTrain

www.skilltrain.in

 

Topic: Blending technology to make skill development more accessible, affordable and effective.

 

Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=caFKfsk-qYY

 

Presentation: http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/enabling-youth-employability

 

 

 

 

Dr. Vanitha Viswanath,

Independent Researcher and Advisor,
Chairperson -  Aajeevika Bureau,

Former CEO – Udyogini.

 

 

Topic: From Livelihood to Entrepreneurship - why a paradigm shift is necessary

 

Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DeAnJ1uMkNE

 

Presentation: http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/dr-vanita-vishwanath-on-from-livelihood-to-entrepreneurship-why-a-paradigm-shift-is-necesary

 

 

 

Vaibhav Kaley, CEO & Director - Operations,

Wonder Grass, Nagpur

www.wondergrass.in

 

 

Topic: Building Bamboo Habitats & Associated Livelihoods

 

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dtpWz2jkGvA

 

Presentation: http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/vaibhav-kaley-wonder-grass-idea

 

 



Ashish V Chavan,

Co-ordinator,

Gram Vikas Tantra Niketan,

Pipari, (Wardha, Maharashtra)

 

 

Topic: Methodology to adapt to the opportunities and threats in vocational training of rural youth

 

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yI33ufwhpLg

 

Presentation:

http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/methodology-to-address-opportunities-and-threats-in-vocational-training-of-rural-youth

 

 

 

Ritika Pandey,

Lead Programme Manager,

Digital Green, Delhi

www.digitalgreen.org

 

 

Topic: Transforming lives of rural communities around the world by using digital platforms

 

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_2uHkX6LFuE

 

 

Presentation: http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/transforming-lives-of-rural-communities-around-the-world-by-using-digital-platforms

 

 



Shri Ajay Kumar,

Founder, Teach For Green, Delhi

www.teachforgreen.org

 

Topic: Creating opportunities for a Green future

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sEFRK0qD9kc

 

Presentation: http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/rural-entrepreneurship-in-green-and-renewable-energy-technologies

 

 

 

Atul Jain,

DeenDayal Research Institute, Delhi

www.chitrakoot.org

 

Topic: The Need for Honouring Traditional Wisdom and Reviving Traditional occupations

 

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ESHOX9mb1DU

 

 

Presentation: http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/need-for-honouring-traditional-wisdom-reviving-traditional-occupations

 

 

 

Svati Bhogle, 

Founder & MD,

SustainTech & TIDE (Technology Informatics Design Endeavour), Bengaluru

www.sustaintech.in

 

Topic: Technical Training Curriculum for renewable energy products and services for women self help groups

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=epvnn02iao4

 

 

Presentation: http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/developing-technical-training-curriculum-for-renewable-energy-linked-livelihoods

 

 

 

Joginder Walia,

Society for Technology & Development.

Mandi, Himachal Pradesh

www.stdruraltech.org

 

 

Topic: Horticulture Processing and Preservation-- Livelihood Experience of FarmerŐs Unit Mandi, Himachal Pradesh

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=69gm3HjGezQ

 

 

Presentation: http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/technology-resource-centres-an-example-from-rural-himachal-pradesh

 

 


Shrikant Pohankar,

Pohankar Foundation, Pune.

shrikantpohankar@gmail.com

 

 

Topic: Upliftment of farmers in different states of India with the help of innovative experiments

 

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=exZ7Zrj_cGo

 

 

Presentation:

http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/upliftment-of-farmers-in-various-states-of-india-through-innovative-experiments

 

 



Dr. Harender Raj Gautam,

Principal Scientist

Dr. YS Parmar Horticulture University,

Solan, H.P.

 

 

Topic: Use of local bio-resources in farming for enhancing the family income

 

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UZgVHavu3o

 

 

Presentation:

http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/use-of-local-bioresources-in-farming-to-enhance-income-prof-dr-h-r-gautam

 


 

Sanjeev Kumar,

Founder & CEO,

The Goat Trust, Lucknow.

www.thegoattrust.org

 

 

Topic: Rural entrepreneurship in small livestock value chain – Opportunities, Challenges and Experiences

 

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jV78GGJfzP0

 

Presentation: http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/rural-entrepreneurship-in-small-livestock-value-chain-opportunities-challenges-and-experiences-from-15-indian-states

 


 

Nityanand Dhal,

Integrator,

Pradan, Delhi.

www.pradan.net

 

 

Topic: Small Livestock, Big Opportunity for rural poor and women

Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZtfdMXahG_U

 

Presentation:

http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/small-livestock-big-opportunity-for-poor-rural-and-women

 

 

 

 



Narender Paul,

Chief Operating Officer,

CORD, Sidhbari, H.P.

www.cord.org.in

 

 

Topic: (1) Multipronged approach through CBOs enriches comprehensive development including livelihood 
and (2) Community Institutions for Women Farmers


Video:           https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z2xGaaVM9jU

 

Presentation:

http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/multipronged-approach-through-community-based-organisations-cbos-enriches-comprehensive-development-including-livelihoods

 

http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/community-institutions-for-women-farmers

 

 

 

Jeet Ram Kaundal

Secretary – Kamadhenu Milk Society, Bilaspur (H.P.)

 

Topic: Community mobilization for setting up and growing dairy as a source of additional income

 

Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LJJd444SmBw

 

 


Khundrakpam Chinglen Singh,

Self Employment Voluntary Association (SEVA),

Imphal, Manipur. 

www.sevamanipur.com  

 

Topic: Agriculture based livelihood creation initiatives in Manipur

 

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KDICfbzb2Dk

 

Presentation: http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/interventions-in-socioeconomic-development-in-manipur-by-seva

 

 



Roopesh Rai,

Founder - Green People,

Uttarakhand

www.grppl.in 

 

Topic: Rural tourism and other interesting opportunities – stories from Uttarakhand

 

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=io8WEIEns8k

 

Presentation: http://www.slideshare.net/STARSForum/livelihoods-through-promotion-of-microcultures-rural-tourism-and-products

 

 

Anand Raj

Shree Ladwa Gaushala, Hissar (Haryana)

www.shreeladwagaushala.org

 

Topic: Business opportunities from seva of stray desi cows.

 

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mOSZ_1xvKT4

 

 

 

 

Sanjeev Tagade

Jnana Prabhodini, Pune

 

Topic: Vocational training experiences of Jnana Prabhodini in rural Maharashtra

 

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wfdsRMifmOk

 

 

 

 

Open Discussion on the role of technology in reaching the Masses.

 

Moderated by Dr. Sudhir Prabhu, Founding Member & Secretary of STARS Forum.

 

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TGuS9atc4r8&t=505s

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Interactive session with STARS Forum Executive Committee – feedback, suggestions and ideas from participating organisations.

 

Video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-DZ1qooczxU