Hyderabad, August 11, 2017. Everyday heroes are a great source of inspiration. FICCI Ladies Organisation, Hyderabad Chapter roped in three such accomplished personalities — Sonam Wangchuk, Rahul Navrekar and Deepak Ramola to share their journey and inspire their members.
150 plus audience gathered at Park Hyatt to listen to the three incredible individuals, who disrupted the world, impacted society positively with their unconventional work.
If you fail to plan, you plan to fail. Success is not accidental. It comes out of hard work, learning, studying, and sacrifice. Every struggle in life shapes you into the person you are today. It is important to draw inspiration from achievers, who despite all odds achieve success. That is why FLO organizes talk sessions, interactive sessions like this one to contribute to the success of our members, said Kamini Saraf, Chairman of FLO Hyderabad Chapter, in her welcome address.
Where do you get inspiration from Kamini asked the gathering. Is it nature, science, philosophy, mysticism, music, books, art, movies, blogs, Wikipedia? The most impactful to draw inspiration of any form is real life role models and we have these three amazing personalities sharing their journey.
An engineer, innovator, education reformist, well known for his pioneering work, Sonam Wangchuk was the inspiration for the character Phnusuk Wangdu of superhit Bollywood movie, 3 Idiots.
A TEDx Speaker and a recipient of Rolex Award, Sonam Wangchuk has been shaping up the lives of future generations in Ladakh through his path-breaking ideas. He is engaging students in real-life problem-solving exercises, like making Ice Stupas beat water scarcity. He is dreaming of setting up a University for Failures.
From a door to door salesman, Rahul Navrekar achieved many accomplishments. He is the Founder & CEO of The India Network & Scale Ventures-an early stage investment fund. After being expelled from his entrepreneurship program for asking " too many questions | and | being a trouble maker, " he set up various ventures including www.fashionandyou.co which was one of the earliest e-commerce fashion portals and raised more than $ 58 million. He has run about nine half marathons and four 100 km ultra marathons. He is the first person in the world with Sleep Apnea to do the Everest base camp in 2016.
He is very young, but, very tall in his achievements. Deepak Ramola, is wearing many hats - a Writer, Actor, Teacher and Lyricist. He is the founder of Project FUEL. He forwards every life lesson he comes across to people he meets through his workshops. So far, according to him, about 50,000 life experiences have been collected, and more than 60,000 lives have impacted.