Doris Naisbitt is an observer of global social, economic and political trends and co-author of the bestseller ‘Megatrends China: Eight Pillars of a New Society’. She is also the Director of the Naisbitt China Institute in Tianjin, China and a Professor at Nankai University and Yunnan University.
John Naisbitt is an American author and public speaker. He is the author of ‘Megatrends’, which was on the New York Times bestseller list for almost two years, selling more than 14 million copies in 57 countries. He is also a Professor at Nankai University and Tianjin University of Finance and Economics.
Nirupama Rao is a retired Indian diplomat. She was India’s first woman spokesperson in the Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi, the first woman High Commissioner to Sri Lanka, and the first Indian woman ambassador to the People’s Republic of China. She served as India’s Foreign Secretary from 2009-2011. She was also appointed as India’s Ambassador to the United States from 2011-2013.
Satyanarayan Gangaram Pitroda
Satyanarayan Gangaram Pitroda, popularly known as Sam Pitroda, is an internationally respected telecom inventor, entrepreneur, development thinker, and policy maker who is credited for India’s telecommunications and technology revolution of the 1980s. He also served as Advisor to the Prime Minister of India on Public Information Infrastructure and Innovation, with the rank of a Cabinet Minister.
ZHANG ZHI PING
Zhang Zhi Ping is the Executive President at Finance Center for SouthSouth Cooperation, an NGO under the UN framework established for the promotion of South South Cooperation. He has over 30 years of experience in the international financial markets and has held senior positions in a number of institutions. He is also a member of the International Advisory Committees of the National Library of Russia
Leela Mani Paudyal
Leela Mani Paudyal was the Chief Secretary of the Government of Nepal from 2012 to 2015. He has led Nepalese delegations to different international organizations and has negotiated different multilateral agreements. He is the co-author of ‘Internal Auditing Theory and Practices in the Nepalese Perspective’ and also an active co-researcher in many research works related to Education, Trade, Community Development, Financial Management and Personnel Management.