Dr. Rastogi retired from Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow in 2003 as a Scientist in Director’s Grade and Head of the Biochemistry Division. He is a nationally renowned dramatist and has a blend of artistic and scientific temperament. Dr. Rastogi has published more than 100 research papers in National and International peer-reviewed journals.
Mr. Singh is former Vice President Tata Motors Lucknow, former Vice President Tata Daewoo South Korea and has worked over 40 years in the Tata Group. He was also MD of UPTEC Computer Consultancy, Lucknow. He is a graduate and post graduate from IIT Kanpur. He has wide experience in manufacturing management and his field of interests are in digital transformation, business development and strategic management.
Prof. Seth, is the NASI Senior Platinum Jubilee Fellow and Distinguished Scientist at Biotech Park. A founder CEO Biotech Park and former Director CSIR- Indian Institute of Toxicology research, Lucknow has made pioneering contributions to the field of neurosciences and toxicology.
Dr. Tandon is an internationally acclaimed leader and practitioner of participatory research and development. He founded the Society for Participatory Research in Asia (PRIA), a voluntary organization providing support to grassroots initiatives in South Asia, and continues to be its Chief Functionary since 1982. Dr Tandon has authored more than 100 articles, a dozen books, and numerous training manuals. He is Co-Chair, UNESCO Chair on Community Based Research and Social Responsibility in Higher Education.
Justice Verma is the former Lok Ayukta of Uttar Pradesh. In addition he has worked as State Counsel for UP, Judge of Allahabad High Court, Vice President of All India Lokayukta Association, and Chairman of Good Governance Forum, Lucknow. Recently he was associated with Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute and King’s George Medical University in their various committees as Legal Expert and as Arbitrator in various Government Departments.
Prof. Bharat is Director/Vice Chancellor, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India. She is widely known for her work on social determinants of health. She is the current Program Director of The Global Fund supported Saksham Counselling Project and the Jan Urja project supported by Tata Power. She also serves on the Advisory Boards of PHFI and Alliance India.
Dr Nagda is one of the country’s top Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeons with a special interest in the management of Cerebral Palsy, Hip Preservation in Children, and Deformity correction. He is a director of Jupiter Gait Analysis Lab and an active researcher with many national and international publications. He is in charge of the website designing and updating of the Indian Association of Cerebral Palsy.
He worked as a civil servant in India for about 35 years. He worked in senior administrative positions in the state of UP, India. He worked as Principal Secretary (Welfare of the Disabled) and Commissioner for the Persons with Disabilities, Government of UP at Lucknow, India. He has also worked as Principal Secretary, Basic Education. He retired as Agriculture Production Commissioner of U.P. in 2015. As a retired civil servant, he has been working to contribute to society in the field of education.