About the Event
‘Inspiring Innovators’ is a show to showcase innovative people, their innovations, and the impact it is creating.
Arvind Thiagarajan is the Founder & CEO of HD Medical Inc. He is an inventor and entrepreneur with a history of founding, advising, and building technology companies.
Arvind was given a special award from Member of Parliament for Science and Technology from the Government of India for his contributions to research and science and his work as part of HD Medical won the Socially Relevant Product (SRP) award in IIT Madras. His inventions have helped in screening thousands of children and people in India and worldwide. The HD Medical ViScope® Visual Stethoscope, invented by Arvind, was used to screen 30,000 children as part of National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) initiative in Kerala State in India to detect cardiac murmurs and defects.
Naveen Lakkur is the Chief Innovation Coach at the Institute of Inspiring Innovation. He is the author of the book ‘a Little Extra.’ Naveen is a serial entrepreneur turned Innovation coach. He inspires enterprises and entrepreneurs to innovate and guides them to grow in the right direction. In his professional career spanning 25+ years in the industry worldwide, he has co-founded several innovative companies and has been a catalyst for 250+ ideas to have become commercial realities.