If you have a dream like we do, to see a healthier, kinder, inclusive, democratic and sustainable planet, then Such Conversations will Matter for you as well. SCM is a collection of conversations that should be a part of our daily discussions but aren’t. If you are interested in topics such as tech for good, mental health, sustainability, education reform, global citizenship, change makers, activism, grassroots development, and much more, then this podcast is for you.
The guests on SCM include technical architects, clinical psychologists, doctors, psychometricians, education researchers, change-makers affiliated with the United Nations, World Economic Forum and other such organisations, diplomats, lawyers, product managers, grassroots activists, Indian and foreign bureaucrats, inter-cultural experts, entrepreneurs, international subject matter experts, scientists and academics. Most of them have been featured on other forums such as TEDx, media outlets and global fora such as the World Economic Forum, United Nations among others.
SCM is the brainchild of Saurabh Nanda (SN). A multiple TEDx speaker, he is an international youth mentor and career consultant with copyrighted, well-researched, scientific models on career decision making, career counselling frameworks and youth guidance modules. He leads his venture SN Mentoring. Since 2012, he has impacted over 20,000 students, parents, teachers and aspirants across 35+ universities and colleges, 600+ schools, companies and education institutions in 25+ countries. He is an international youth mentor, mentoring youth for multi-disciplinary projects in sustainability, tech4good, psychology and more for organisations such as Government of India’s Atal Innovation Mission, Huawei CSR, YUNGA Japan, NIT Jalandhar, Enactus chapters in Delhi University, Jagriti Yatra among others. He is the recipient of the national level Josh Education Awards for “Best Initiative for Mental Health Awareness” by the Dainik Jagran group (largest media house in India) on 31st March 2022 for his work in creating Cyber Bullying awareness.
He is regularly featured in national media such as Dainik Jagran group and Amar Ujala to talk about career advice, fellowships, cyber bullying, COVID-19 anxiety in students, happiness in careers, career breaks and much more. He has delivered TEDx talks on “Being Career Ready for the Future” in Japan, “Youth need to be selfish about Sustainability” in Chandigarh with a few more on the way. Know more about him here – Know more about him here
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Each candidate has to fill out the form and once their applications are reviewed, the names would be announced. The overall performance in all the above criteria would be used to judge the candidature. Even if you do not have a lot of experience in Public Speaking, we highly encourage you to apply. Knowledge Builds confidence, if you have knowledge of a subject, you will be confident talking about it.