About #SHRMIAC22

Let’s join forces at the SHRM India Annual Conference 2022 to ‘Cause the Effect’ that WE want to see at the workplace.

Each one of us can create a ripple, together these ripples can become waves and collectively become a Tsunami of change!

Enhance your skills, evolve with industry changes and get the insights and best practices you need to continuously make a positive impact on the workplace.

For the past 11 years we have been shaping the curve at SHRM IAC. 

Join us to Be the Change

Why Attend #SHRMIAC22

Remain up to date on the current workplace issues, compliance requirements and the latest HR technologies

Establish connections industry professionals and business leaders

Gain the access to 80+ solution providers showcasing a wide range of innovative HR products & services

Get Up close with Global Thought Leaders & Experts

Brave the new world with confidence and tools

Take away your learnings in the form of case studies, reports, papers, and articles

Why Sponsor

Connect and Showcase
your Thought Leadership
Network with
a highly engaged and relevant audience
Engage your Target Audience
with a plethora of Branding and Promotional Opportunities
Grow your Business
with the right solutions
Get noticed by
the SHRM APAC & India Network of 300,000+ HR professionals
HR Professionals
Global Speakers
Knowledge Sessions
Learning Hours

What can you do at #SHRMIAC22?

Be Future-Fit

Equip yourself to confidently thrive in the new world order

Be Future-Fit

Equip yourself to confidently thrive in the new world order

Shape the Curve

Join hands to Cause the Effect that we want to see at the workplace

Shape the Curve

Join hands to Cause the Effect that we want to see at the workplace

Grow Your Professional Quotient

Learn from leaders, experts and peers through carefully curated sessions on topics that..

Grow Your Professional Quotient

Learn from leaders, experts and peers through carefully curated sessions on topics that impact the work, worker and workplace

Take Back Experiences and more…

Actionable learnings, Practical Tools and Cutting-Edge innovation to drive positive change..

Take Back Experiences and more…

Actionable learnings, Practical Tools and Cutting-Edge innovation to drive positive change at the workplace

Earn up to 15 PDCs

Stay Current with your SHRM CP®️ or SHRM SCP®️ certification

Earn up to 15 PDCs

Stay Current with your SHRM CP®️ or SHRM SCP®️ certification

Invest your time wisely

For seven and a half decades, SHRM has been elevating HR. In this time of..

Invest your time wisely

For seven and a half decades, SHRM has been elevating HR. In this time of rapid change, SHRM India Annual Conference 2022 will equip you to navigate the future with knowledge and confidence

#SHRMIAC22 Speakers

Achal Khanna


Ram Charan

Business Consultant, Author, CEO Advisor

Ajinkya Rahane

Cricketer, former Captain of Indian Cricket Team, Arjuna Awardee

Mandira Bedi

Actor, Author, Anchor, Fitness Enthusiast

Hitesh R

Global motivational Speaker, Paralympic Medal Winner, Author

Anita Bhogle

Speaker, Author Partner & Learning Content Head, Prosearch Consultants & Bizpunditz

Manoj Kohli

Country Head - Softbank India

Anu Menon

Comedian & Host

Hemang Jani

Secretary at Capacity Building Commission, Government of India

Akhil Ranade

Sports Marketing Consultant & Cricket Enthusiast

Poorna Malavath

Indian Mountaineer

Yashwant Mahadik

President - Global HR, Lupin

Faye D’Souza

Journalist & Entrepreneur

P Dwarakanath

Former Chairman, GSK Consumer Healthcare

John Kallelil

Founder & CEO, XED

Esther Hnamte

A 6-year-old kid from Lunglei, Mizoram, singing Vande Mataram

Smiti Bhatt Deorah

Co-Founder & COO, Advantage Club

Ankit Aggarwal

Founder & CEO, Unstop

Chitresh Sharma

CEO & Co-Founder, Refyne

Siddharth Kannan

Content Creator, YouTuber, Podcaster, Voiceover Artist, Angel Investor

Birjendu Gupta

CEO and Founder, Birjendu Gupta & Associates

Vivek Bhatia

MD & CEO & Member of the Board, thyssenkrupp Industries India Pvt. Ltd

Subhash Potturi

Vice President - Sales & Strategy, CEIPAL

Dr. C. Jayakumar

Executive Vice President & Head - Corporate Human Resources (CHRO), Larsen & Toubro Limited

Anshu Daga

Founder, The Inner Startup, Artistic Director, Roots & Wings Theatre Coach & Performer, Nautankibaaz Improv Collective

Sumit Sabharwal

Head - HR, Fujitsu Global Delivery Centers

Billy Elliott

Regional Director APAC, Top Employers Institute

Harshvendra Soin

Global Chief People Officer, Head- Marketing, People Supply Chain (RMG) & Corporate Services, Tech Mahindra Ltd.

Sandeep Girotra

Executive Director & CHRO, DCM Shriram

Richard Lobo

Executive Vice President, Infosys

Rajeev Bhardwaj

Executive Director HR, Concor India

Randeep Singh

Chief Operating Officer, HONO

Ina Bajwa

Vice President, HR, Tata Communications

Ayaskant Sarangi

CHRO, Wipro Enterprises

Satish Rajarathnam

Senior Vice President HR & Global Head - Strategic Resourcing, Mphasis

Ravi Kumar

Chief People Officer, Page Industries

Sanjay Dutt

Senior VP & Global Head - HR Centers of Excellence, EXL

Naveen Narayanan

CHRO, Biocon

Sameer Penakalapati

CEO & Founder, CEIPAL

Rohit Thakur

CHRO, Lead School

Allwyn Peter

Director, Strategic Accounts & Partnerships, APAC, KellyOCG

Anurag Aman

Country Head & Managing Director, Kincentric

Sunil Kumar Sinha

Director HR, SPMCIL

Niharika Mohan

CHRO, Luminous Power Technology

Aditya Kohli

CHRO, Orient Electric

Ankur Sardana

Founder, Nautankibaaz Improv Collective Design Head, Tata Digital

Prasad Rajappan

Founder & CEO, ZingHR

Karan Jain

Founder, HROne

Ira Gupta

Head - HR, Microsoft

Anjali Chatterjee

CHRO, AirAsia India

Raj Tanwar

Chief Strategy Officer & HR Head, Advantage Club

Mona Puri

Executive Director, HR India & Asia Pacific & Global HRBP for Global Safety Services, Parexel International

Partha Neog

CEO & Co-Founder, Vantage Circle

Archana Jerath

Sr. Director Operations, SHRM APAC & MENA

Jane WonJin Lee

Director of Sales APAC, Remote

Sanjay Bose

Executive VP & Head HR, ITC’s Hotel Group

Muniinder K Anand

Managing Director - India, South Asia & Global Support Center, CCL

Arif Shahriar

Chief People Officer, Standard Group Ltd

Anuradha Khosla

Senior VP HR, HCL Technologies

Pramey Jain

CEO & Co-Founder, TartanHQ

Paras Kaushik

CHRO, Hindustan Times Media Group

Divyanshu Ganatra

Behavioural Facilitator & Inclusion Champion

Ram Kumar Kakani

Director, IIM Raipur

Aditya Malik

CEO, Higher Ed business - Veranda Learning Solutions Ltd

Veera Reddy

Global Head - HR, Cigniti Technologies

Piyush Peshwani

Co-Founder & CEO, OnGrid & eLockr

Swati Khandelwal

Senior Vice President, & Head HR, R1 RCM India

Dr. Sanjay Muthal

CEO, Kontempore

Ranjan Kumar Mohapatra

Director (HR), Indian Oil Corporation Limited

Latha Iyer

CHRO, Zaggle

Debabrat Mishra

Co-Founder, BoardsNXT & SHRM Advisor

Rajesh Padmanabhan

Chairman, HONO

Priyank Vajpai

Vice President -Talent Acquisition, Mastercard

Roy Joseph

Former Vice President HR, MRF

Anisha Dossa Aibara

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Jify

Kaushik Chakraborty

Chief People Officer, Savills India

Ankur Gupta

Senior Director - Marketing, Skillsoft

Sudhakar Kamath

VP - Enterprise Partnerships South & East, Refyne

Niveditha Ramanand

Zonal Head North, Refyne

Anjul Pratyush

COO, Think Talent Services

Nishith Upadhyaya

Senior Director, Knowledge & Advisory Services, SHRM India, APAC & MENA

Savitha Shivsankar

CHRO, Asian Paints Limited

Ankith Appaiah

VP - India Sales, HackerEarth

Vivek Bhaskaran

VP – Strategy & Transformation, JobsPikr

Praveen Someshwar

MD & CEO, HT Media Ltd

Ajay Trehan

CEO & Founder, AuthBridge

Rajnish Borah

Global Head - Learning, Organisation Effectiveness & DNI, WNS Global Services

Varun Aggarwal

General Manager Alliances, Advantage Club

Dedeepya Ajith John

Director, South & Advisory Services, SHRM India & APAC

Varadarajan S

Start-up Partner, Talent & Strategy Enabler, Executive Coach, Board Advisor

Aseem Nath Tripathi

Vice President - HRD, Vestige Marketing Pvt Ltd

Sulbha Rai

Chief People Officer, RenewBuy

Raj Nehru

Vice Chancellor, Shri Vishwakarma Skill University

Dr. Ashok Kumar Balyan

Former Director - ONGC , Former MD & CEO Petronet LNG, Former CEO (Oil & Gas) Reliance ADAG , Chairman & Director, Carmine Energy PTE

Dr. Ranjith Rath

C&MD, Oil India Ltd

Dr. Vishwanath Joshi

Senior VP & Master Facilitator, Great Manager Institute

Amogh Deshmukh

Managing Director, DDI

Lavanya Shrinagesh

Global CSR & Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Leader, Genpact

Gautam Chainani

Former President HR, JSW Group

Ashissh Kaul

Director, Knowledge & Advisory & Business Head, PSE, SHRM India

Atul Joshi

Chief - HR & Administration, Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services Ltd

Ritu Bhatia

Global Hiring Leader, Genpact

Harpreet Datta

Group COE Head - Talent Acquisition & Management, GMR Group

Parag Paranjpe

Group CHRO, RJ Corp

Richa Bansal

Founder & CEO, Saarathee

Karuna Ahuja

Director - HR & Communications, Argenbright Holdings

Rajeev Bhardwaj

VP & Chief Human Resources Officer, Sun Life Asia Service Centres

Arun Satyan

Founder & CEO, Hyreo

Rabeen Singh

CHRO, Tata Advanced Systems

Roopam Asthana

CEO, Whole Time Director, Liberty General Insurance Ltd

Adil Zainulbhai

Chairman at Capacity Building Commission, Government of India

Rajiv Naithani

EVP & Chief People Officer, Infogain

Rajesh Rai

Vice President - People Team & Head of Human Resources, GlobalLogic India

Saswati Sinha

Head - HR, Evalueserve

Sanjay Bahl

Managing Director & CEO, Centum Learning Limited

Vamsi Dasetty

VP Head of Total Rewards and HR Analytics, Airtel

Mohit Jain

Co-Founder, FloCareer

Glory Nelson

Chief People & Tech Strategy Officer, Xebia

Sandeep Bidani

Consulting Partner-Inclusion Advisory, Saarathee

Shillpa S Chabria

Director HR, OSHE, CSR & Administration, Thyssenkrupp

Zubin Palia

Chief of HR & IR, Tata Steel

Abhishek Shinde

Chief Growth & Strategy Officer, Jify

Sambhav Rakyan

Global Business Leader, WTW

Shivam Bandejia

Head - Sales and Strategy, Unstop

Dr. Geeta Kumar

Founder & Principal Consultant, Pragati: Partners in Progress

Saurav R Mohanty

VP, Coaching & Learning Practice, Think Talent Services

Jyoti Khanna

Global Diversity hiring leader & India talent acquisition head, Agilent Technologies

Nidhi Dhanju

Global CHRO, Praj Industries

Roopesh Rajan

Head HR - India, ITC Hotels

Abhay Srivastava

Chief HR Officer, IKS Health

Rupam Singh

VP & Group Head - Performance & Rewards, JSW Group

Parul Varghese

Head LD & OD, Xceedance

Bhanu Sharma

Senior Vice President HR and Administration, Tega Industries

Kena Shree

Lead - L&D, NTPC

Alexander R

Director - HR, Oracle

Hemal Nayalkar

Head - Talent Management & Organization Development, DCB Bank

Ahmad Sabih Kidwai

Director Learning Solutions, Talent Management & OD, Schneider Electric

Rajan Kalia

SHRM Advisor & Co-Founder,      Salto Dee Fe

Jeeva Balakrishnan

CLO, Reliance Retail

Amrita Pandey

Sr. Vice President & Group Head-HR, Tenon Group

Apurv Amanesh

Director, SHRM India, Region Head North & East, PMQ & Virtual Education

Chandramouli Dhara

Director of Marketing, Rangam

David Jones

Co-Founder & CEO, The Talent Enterprise

Reeti Dubey

Director - Senior HR Business Partner, Natwest Group

Saurabh Singh

Associate Director Advisory - India & Sri Lanka, SHRM

Rahul Arora

Founder & CEO, Intervue

Ashish Rana

Business Head, Batik

Dillip Kumar Patel

Director (HR), NTPC

Sanjay Dharmani

Managing Director & Country Head, Sense

Upasna Nischal

Head - HR, India, Fidelity International

Nisha Kurup

Senior Manager, SHRM

Neetika Mittal

Senior Knowledge Advisor, SHRM

Gaurav Lahiri

Partner - Leader, Human Capital Consulting, Deloitte

Ayush Gupta

Director HR, GAIL

Gautam Ray

Executive Director, HR & Admin, CESC Ltd

Pree Suresh

Enterprise Sales, Deel

Iris Lee

Director, Remote

Sadaf Rahman, PMQ SHRM

Sr Knowledge Advisor, SHRM

Vijay Raghavan

Chief of Performance & Culture, ZingHR

Nitya Vijaykumar

Sr. Knowledge Advisor, SHRM India

Drum Events

Interactive drum Circles & African fusion drum shows

Yashwant Mahadik

President - Global HR, Lupin

Raj Raghavan

Chief People & Culture Officer, CoreStack

James Thomas

Vice President, SAP SuccessFactors India

Pallavi Kathuria

Partner, Egon Zehnder

Ann Florell

VP & Head - HR. Target

Krishna Raghavan

Chief People Officer, Flipkart

Manu N Wadhwa

CHRO, Sony Pictures Networks India

Hari T.N

Author, Angel Investor, Arkam, Fundamentum, & CHRO Bigbasket

Rohit Thakur

CHRO, Lead School

Indranil Chakraborty

Founder, StoryWorks

Eika Chaturvedi Banerjee

Founder & CEO - Eikam

Chaitanya Peddi

Co-Founder & Product Head, Darwinbox

Dr. Sanjay Muthal

CEO, Kontempore

Nupur Mehta

VP Human Resources, NIUM

Anjan Pathak

CTO & Co-Founder, Vantage Circle

Pankaj Bansal

Co-Founder & CEO, PeopleStrong

Apoorv Kumar

CTO & Co-Founder, Refyne

Anand Shankar

Senior VP - Group HR & Director, Tata Management Training Center

Smriti Ahuja

Chief People Officer, Times Internet

Rajiv Naithani

EVP & Chief People Officer, Infogain

#SHRMIAC22 Content Tracks

People & Talent

Delves into everything about people & how organizations source, hire, onboard, engage, and retain talent

Culture & Experience

Explores aspects of organizational culture and how it impacts employee engagement and business success


Provides insights into developing leadership abilities in leaders in varied organizational settings

Business & Strategy

Helps analyze the vision and mission of the organization and ingrain them into the HR consciousness


Enables fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity, equity, inclusion and a sense of belonging in employees


Celebrates path breaking innovations and cutting-edge technologies that shape all things work