Venue: The Sonnet, Block: DD, Plot No: 8, Sector I, Salt Lake, Kolkata- 700064, West Bengal, India

Theme: Freelancing – The next generation Career Opportunity
Attendees: 100+ delegates from different verticals of Kolkata.

Delegate Profile:  Freelancers, Individual Consultants, Self-Employed Professional, Corporate

Schedule Details
9.30 am – 10.00am Registration
10.00am – 10.45am Inaugural Ceremony

–     Inaugural chanting by Mr. Raja Bhattacharya

–     Welcome Address by Sri Pritam Bhattacharyya, Chairman – Wordcon, Chief Wordsmith – Wordsmith Communication,

–     Address by Sri Sushobhan Mukherjee, Chairman – Infocon Global, CEO- Prime Infoserv LLP,

–     Address by Sri Radhakrishnan, President – TiE, Kolkata,

–     Address by Dr. Parthasarathi Bhattacharya, Pulmonologist, Founder – Institute of Pulmocare and Research

–     Address by Dr. Ashutosh Bhattacharjee, Chief Trend Analyst and Consultant – Vedic Life Trends

–     Address by Chief Guest Sri Samarpan Maharaj, Belur Math,

–     Formal Inauguration by lamp lighting.

10.45am – 11.00am Tea Break
11.00am – 11.15am Importance of PR on Freelancer’s Career

–     Ms. Rita Bhimani, Founder-CEO, Ritam Communications

11.15am – 11.30am Freelancing in Sports Domain

–     Mr. Jamshed Nasiri, Formal Player and Football Coach

11.30pm – 12.00pm Fireside Chat on “Media”

–      Mr. Jimmy Tangree, Friends FM

–      Mr. Snehasis Sur, Doordarshan

12.00pm – 12.30pm Freelancing: Importance for the NextGen Career Perspective

Moderator – Mr. Rajdeep Chowdhury, JIS College

–      Dr. Buroshib Dasgupta, Ex Director, NSHM

–      Professor Dilip Shah, Bhawanipur Education Society

–      Mr. Sailen Sengupta, Chief Architect, Wordsmith University

12.30pm – 01.00pm “Reputation to Revenue: Freelance Your Way to Success”.

–      Mr. Avelo Roy, Founder, Kolkata Ventures

1.00pm – 1.45pm Networking Lunch
1.45pm – 2.00pm “Free-Space” and “InfoQuest” Print Magazine Launch

–     By Rhitobrata Bhattacharya, Media Specialist along with “Wordcon” and “Infocon” Chairman

2.00pm – 2.15pm Living a stress-free life – Story of a passionate musician

–     Mr.Parijat Biswas, Corporate Citizen in a Multinational Company

2.15pm – 2.30pm Life, Career, Action in International Business

–      Mr. Joydeep Ganguly, Business Strategist and Practitioner for International Business

2.30pm – 2.45pm Creativity in Business

–     Mr. Deepak Kumar Khaitan, Practicing Company Secretary, Past Chairman of ICSI-EIRC, Entrepreneurship Educator & Mentor

2.45pm –3.15pm Panel Discussion: Importance of Freelancing in Information Security

–       Moderator: Mr. Sushobhan Mukherjee, Chairman, Infocon Global

–       Mr. Arif Ahmed, Professor and Director, South Asian Management Technologies Foundation

–       Mr. Nirupam Sen, BSI – Kolkata

3.15pm –3.30pm Achieving Business Excellence through NLP

–     Dr. Sudip Sinha, Doctorate in Management Studies from ISBM, NLP Master Practitioner.

3.30pm – 4.00pm Panel Discussion on the topic “Global Working for Freelancers”

–   Moderator: Mr. Pritam Bhattacharyya

–   Mr. Kaushik Bhattacharya, Business Management Consultant

–   Mr. Malabika Chatterjee, Founder – Mono Translation Bureau

–   Mr. Pinaki Talukder, Founder, Anubadak Lingo Services

4.00pm – 4.30pm Creating Writing as Career Path

–   Sri Binod Ghosal, Bengali Fiction Writer

4.30pm – 4.45pm Tea Break
4.45pm – 5.15pm How Blogging can Kickstart your career

–     Mr. Subhasis Chatterjee, Connect India, Mozilla, Indus Universe

5.15pm – 5.30pm PR: Freelance vs Agency

–   Mr. Subhas Mohanty, PRSI, Kolkata

5.30pm – 5.45pm Talk Show Entitled “An Inspirational Legacy”

–   Dr.Arnab Gupta, Saroj Gupta Cancer Care and Research Institute, Kolkata

6.00pm – 6.45pm Musicals by “C4 – Calcutta Centre for Communication and Creativity”, Kolkata –  Centre of Trinity College of London in Eastern India
6.45pm – 7.00pm Award Ceremony and Vote of Thanks and Press Bytes