The Metaverse’s Impact on Neurodivergence: A Blessing or a Curse for New-Age HRs?
Streamed on 15th July, 2022
A Few key takeaways
- How will the metaverse unfold and transform enterprises?
- Technology has always brought in disruption, how do you think metaverse will reframe human-centered experiences?
- Is metaverse killing or encouraging up-skilling – will it mark the death of the traditional way of doing business?
About the Session
In this episode, Kaustubh Sonalkar, who is an author and mentor of change, will discuss with thought leaders, and industry leaders of the HR world to create clarity on how Metaverse can effect Neurodivergence in the workplace. With more freedom for employees to ideate, act and behave in the metaverse, how will it affect the New Age HR? Will they be able to face the challenges of technology and ensure better employee experience? Neurodivergence is an idea in which people with different functioning brains are accepted and viewed as regular human beings.
Dr. Tanaya Mishra
Global CHRO of Strides pharma lifesciences
Dr. Tanaya Mishra has the unique and diverse experience of having worked across industries ranging from Manufacturing, Retail, Insurance, IT/ITES. She has been the Head of HR for ACC Ltd. Shoppers Stop, SBI Life and was the Sr. Vice President – Group HR for JSW. She has held several honorary positions, Member and Facilitator with APERG, has served as board member of NHRD Network, CII, subject matter expert with SHRM, executive council member EFI. She was selected to be part of the prestigious CSC Commonwealth Leaders and invited to Oxford and Buckingham Palace and has won many accolades and awards. The recent ones being the Women Super Achiever award 2016 and the Most Influential HR Leaders in 2017 and rated as India’s top HR professionals. The Pride of Maharashtra award was conferred on her in 2018.
Dr. Adil Malia
CEO of ‘The FiRM’
Adil has over 4 decades of Top Management Corporate experience in India and overseas, working in large reputed professionally managed National and Multinational Companies like Godrej, GE, Marks & Spencers, Coca-Cola and Essar at Board Levels. Adil has experience of corporate working in areas of law, Industrial Relations, Human Resources, Marketing & OD at Senior Management and Board levels. Adil is a TedX speaker. He has won several national and international awards – including the HR ‘Grand Master’ award at the ‘WHR Congress’. He is ranked one amongst the list of top 110 Influential Global leaders by ‘People-Hum’, a global ranking organisation.
Dr. Ravichandran Kanniappan
Chief Product Officer at Adrenalin eSystems Limited
More than 2 decades of experience, as an intrapreneur, senior technologist & HCM product specialist, proficient in formulating and executing product strategy, which includes Product Management, Delivery Management, Product Pricing, Product Communication, and Business growth. Skilled at orchestrating product development initiatives, managing stakeholders, devising product strategy for growth & spearheading high-performing teams as part of developing products and services. Adept at enhancing customer experience by building contemporary solutions to stay relevant in this dynamic digital world to elevate revenue & drive visibility.
About the Host
Kaustubh Sonalkar is a business strategist, out-of-the-box thinker, and proponent of women empowerment and transgender inclusion. As a leader, Kaustubh designs proactive, globally actionable policies, with a technology-first approach. Building organizations from the ground up has given him experience in HR, digitization, branding, PR, communications, technology, strategy and M&A. His work on M&A has also led to a focus on cross-border cultural integration to drive performance. Kaustubh's professional journey has been one of adding value to stakeholders and ecosystems.