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Unleash Your Leadership Potential: LEAD Prayana 2014

LEAD is proud to announce its third annual leadership journey, LEAD Prayana

What is LEAD Prayana? LEAD Prayana is an annual leadership journey hosted by the LEaders Accelerating Development (LEAD) of the Deshpande Foundation in Hubli.  For 14 days,  100+ college students from throughout the country will travel across Karnataka, going on exposure visits and interacting with reputable role models along the way.  As the LEAD Prayana tagline suggests, students will become inspired in order to unleash their leadership potential by exposing them to individuals and institutions that have innovated and implemented solutions to major challenges.  Through this leadership journey on wheels, the LEAD Program aims to instill in youth the need to bring about change through effective leadership.  
LEAD Prayana: Role Models and Destinations
This year’s journey includes visits to Charaka/Desi (Sagar), Manipal University (Manipal), Shree Kshetra Dharmasthala Rural Development Project (Dharmasthala), SIRI (Dharmasthala), Suspension Bridge (Sullia), Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement (Mysore), Infosys Campus (Mysore), Organic Farming at Mavanhalli Farm (Dodballapur), Agastya International Foundation (Kuppam, Andhra Pradesh), VRL Logistics Ltd. (Hubli), Akshaya Patra (Hubli), Kalkeri Sangeet Vidyalaya (Hubli), Safe Hands 24x7(Hubli), Seven Beans (Hubli). 
Role models and speakers for this year’s journey include Jairam Ramesh (Hon. Minister of Rural Development, Government of India), Dr. Veerendra Heggade (Dharmadhikari, Dharmasthala), Dr. Gururaj “Desh” Deshpande (Chairman, Sparta Group LLC), Raju Reddy (Founder and CEO, Sierra Atlantic), Ramji Raghavan (Founder and Chairman, Agastya International Foundation), Dr. H. Maheshappa (Vice Chancellor, VTU), Dr. Vinod Bhat (Pro-Vice Chancellor, Manipal University), Phanindra Sama (Co-founder and CEO,, Suhas Gopinath (Founder, CEO, and Chairman, Globals Inc), Srikanth Bolla (Founder, Aasadeep Projects Pvt. Ltd), Dr. Narayan Reddy (Organic Farming), Mr. P. Manivannan [IAS] (Chief Project Officer, Karnataka State Highways Improvement Project), Sasi Sekhar Krish (CEO, Nanopix), B. Girish Bharadwaj (Founder, Aayashilpa and Renown Karnataka Bridge Builder), Prasanna (Founder, Charaka/Desi), Vijay Sankeshwar (Founder and Managing Director, VRL Logistics Ltd), Naveen Jha (CEO, Deshpande Foundation) and Shravani Hagargi (Founder, Safe Hands 24x7).
LEAD Prayana Partners
Partners for the 2014 LEAD Prayana journey include Shree Kshetra Dharmasthala, Akshaya Patra, Agastya International Foundation, Visvesvaraya Technological University and VRL Logistics Ltd.

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1 Response to Unleash Your Leadership Potential: LEAD Prayana 2014

January 4, 2014 at 9:08 PM

Good Role Models to activate the hidden Leadership Potential within. Everyone must be realized to do more to Print Identity of themselves among others.

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