The Speakers

About Our Speakers

“Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.”


With a lineup of some of the best orators across the globe, Engineer, NITK Surathkal provides you once in a lifetime opportunity to savour their rich experience and profound knowledge. Engineer presents to you Engi Talks, a course of events that showcase some of the most prominent personas across the globe belonging to a range of diverse fields.


Connecting these minds to the young and dynamic audience present at the fest, the series has been continuously striving to provide an opportunity to live one's dream of interacting with the best of every discipline. So gear up, and do not miss the chance to witness one of the most awaited and glorious events of Engineer 2018.


Event Date : 11th October , 2018
Event Time : 4 pm
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Rahul Tyagi

lucideus tech

Mr. Rahul Tyagi is one of the most renowned cybersecurity experts of India. He has shared his views with a number of news channels including CNBC Awaaz, NDTV 24*7 and ETNow. A popular information security public figure, Rahul has contributed to publications from the likes of
The Economic Times, Dainik Jagran, Gizmodo, Digit, etc.

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Dr. Pankaj Joshi

Astro-Physicist

Professor Pankaj Joshi, a theoretical physicist at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Mumbai. Globally renonwed scientist and has worked with Stephen Hawking.

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Henry Menezes

Indian footballer

Mr. Henry Menezes is a former India national football team goalkeeper, now the Deputy Chairman of All India Football Federation (AIFF) Technical Committee and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at the Western India Football Association (WIFA) which is the Governing body for football in the state of Maharashtra.

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Natasha Doshi

Indian Film Actress

Natasha Doshi is a person who is no stranger to spotlight , having been on stage for over 2 decades. In a world where people struggle to alance different aspects of their lives , Natasha has pursued a variety of interests like acting , dancing , modelling and dentistry.

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Grace Samson

HR Head , Informatica India

Grace Samson is the HR of Head for Informatica India, a world class enterprise cloud data management leader. Grace is a seasoned HR professional, with a people first approach, who has held senior HR positions in reputed corporates for the past 22 years.