The Events & Entertainment Management Association (EEMA) has lined up an impressive list of speakers for its annual convention, EEMAGINE, this year as well. EEMA was set up to give the growing events and entertainment industry a unified voice. EEMAGINE 2013 shall be host to esteemed speakers such as Rob Norman, Jaya Row and Ajeet Bajaj, among others.
exchange4media lists some of the speakers who shall share their experiences and impart words of wisdom at the convention this year.
Robert Norman is a music agent at Creative Artists Agency (CAA), a leading entertainment and sports agency based in Los Angeles with offices in New York, London, Nashville, and Beijing. Norman represents several well-known musicians and comedians, including Diana Ross, Jeff Beck, The Moody Blues, John Cleese, and Gary Sinise, among others. Prior to joining CAA in 1999, Norman was an agent at Fred Lawrence & Associates Agency and ICM. He began his career as a touring musician.
Jaya Row has been researching and lecturing on Vedanta, the ancient Indian philosophy of the Vedas, for more than 40 years and is a renowned orator and author on Vedanta. Row has been invited to prestigious organisations, including the World Economic Forum - Davos, Young Presidents’ Organisation and the World Bank. She has received recognition at several corporate powerhouses such as Shell, Southern California Edison, ABN Amro Bank and Deutsche Bank, among others.
Roshan Abbas has spent two decades gathering domain expertise in radio, television, theatre, events and BTL, and has recently entered Bollywood. Roshan is a well-knoan television and radio anchor, having won seven national awards (for Family Fortunes, Public Demand, Livewire, Khanak, Junior Janaab, Toofan Mail, etc.). He entered the field of event management and BTL communication in 1997 with Encompass.
A security expert and formerly a Captain in the Indian Army, Raghu Raman has over two decades of experience in the government and corporate sectors, and is currently CEO of the National Intelligence Grid. After leaving the Indian Army, Raman joined the Mahindra Group in 1998 and helped set up the Mahindra United World College.
Currently the Country Director of India for Rovio Entertainment/Angry Birds, Antti Ohrling is a serial entrepreneur who combines creativity with strategy. Though Ohrling has 20 international patents to his name, his forte is business and not technology.
Min Chang, President Asia Pacific at DAS (Diversified Agency Services) is leading business development and operational activities in the Asia Pacific region. Prior to this position, Chang was the EVP of Business Development and Client Relations Asia, SVP of Operations and VP of Operations at DAS and led operational effectiveness and efficiency initiatives across Omnicom’s 170+ agencies globally.
Designer Ashish N Soni has carved out a distinctly original niche with a refined and simple sense of aesthetic. Immaculate tailoring and attention to detail derived from a menswear background remains his forte.
With speakers from diverse industries, EEMAGINE 2013 aims to offer a holistic perspective with international trends so as to make the journey not only memorable but a fruitful one. The event will take place in Jaipur from September 5 to 7.