Dateline: NSCI Arena, Mumbai, India

r to l: Kumar Mangalam Birla, the leading Indian & global industrialist & chairman of the Aditya Birla Group, one of the largest conglomerates in India, with a $61bn turnover; TEDx Gateway creator & producer Yashraj Akashi & Mobilium Global chief executive & founder, Ralph Simon, at the National Sports Centre of India Arena attending the hugely successful TEDx Gateway gathering attended by 5,000 people. Mr Birla is one of India’s most respected international business leaders operating the Aditya Birla Group in 35 countries across various industries. He is also Chancellor of the Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Chairman of the ITT Delhi, the IIM-Ahmedabad, Chairman of the Rhodes India Scholarship Committee for Oxford University & an Honorary Fellow of the London Business School. Mr Birla works closely with Mr Akashi. Mobilium are senior advisors to the Yashraj Akashi Group.