5th Learning and Development Leadership Summit India 2018

Event Partners

Platinum Partner
GoToWebinar enables you to easily create captivating events that build brand awareness, generate qualified leads and connect you to your target audience. Trusted by start-ups to organizations worldwide, GoToWebinar helps businesses reach over 60 million people each year.
  • Internal training: Train internal teams on new tools, new products, new processes etc. 
  • Onboard new customers:   Deliver hands-on training, demo products & services to ensure adoption and increase retention 
  • Increase brand awareness: Easily get the word out about your product, new launches and campaigns and raise brand awareness 
  • Expand your reach: Reach prospects in a wider geographic area or break into new segments more easily
  • Integrate & automate: Integrate with your marketing automation system, automate workflows and drive marketing & sales alignment
  • Streamline company communication: Ensure effective communication even for a distributed workforce by hosting virtual events
  • Reduce overall expenses: Host online events and reach larger audiences while saving on travel costs 
Innovation Partner

Erehwon Innovation Consulting is a 26 year old innovation consulting firm, with an aspiration to be a global thought leader in spearheading the Innovation movement. We see ourselves as Innovation specialists and evangelists, inspiring and enabling organizations to leverage innovation to leapfrog. And we have pioneered a unique approach ‘Orbit Shifting InnovationTM’ - Making Breakthrough Innovation happen by design. Erehwon’s ‘Orbit Shifting Innovation Model’ has been accepted as unique & powerful by the best organizations in the world. Our interventions involve consulting, facilitating and training. The outcome is usually a new orbit, which infuses new aspirations, new energy, a new approach and new directions. Erehwon has two decades of cutting edge experience in being able to instill innovation and shift orbits in the most legacy driven and unresponsive environments – across the industry spectrum, countries and cultures.

Gold Partners


Disprz: A mobile learning and development platform for modern workforces, Disprz equips organizations with three key transformative solutions to drive their business productivity: Onboarding, Employee Engagement, and Continuous Learning. We believe when your employees are upskilled, updated and job-ready all the time, business success is a natural upshot. Through an AI-powered interface studded with state-of-the-art UI/UX features, Disprz has helped more than 100,000 employees across 11 industries and 6 countries transition to ‘learning culture’ which, we feel, is about bridging the gap between learning and working.

Silver Brook prides on being the only 360-degree learning solutions provider with over a decade of global experience in providing customized learning interventions. With over 12,000 training days completed, Silver Brook has had the honor of collaborating with some the most renowned organizations across statures and sectors to bridge learning gaps.

From early career to the boardroom, we cover the full learning and development cycle of employees/resources to equip them with skills that boost career development and help them flourish in various managerial and leadership roles.

We draw on our sought-after, industry experienced faculties who are among the most talented specialists in their respective fields and are committed to creating an ethos of excellence. Our ability to define training objectives, design and deliver customized training, support implementation, certify competence and evaluate training outcomes makes us a key partner for the L&D department when refocusing staff, capturing commercial opportunities or managing change. We seamlessly deliver high quality content in various formats unrestricted by geographies.

Our bestselling programs are - Domain (Business)
  • Financial Markets Business Acumen
  • Banking Boot Camp for New Hires and Experienced
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Risk & Pricing Boot Camp
  • AML, KYC and Sanctions Certification
Life Skills (Behavioral)
  • Eye for DetailTM
  • Theatre based Learning Interventions
  • Building your Personal Brand – Executive Presence 
  • Campus to Corporate
  • Crucial Conversation 
Leadership (Belief)
  • Mindfulness – Deepen Self awareness
  • Leading a Multi-generational workforce
  • Change, Adapt, Lead – Business in a Flat World
  • Enterprise Wide Thinking
  • Corporate Story Telling


Tell me and I will forget. Show me and I will remember. Involve me and I will learn.
– Benjamin Franklin

This famous quote from Benjamin Franklin encapsulates the essence of Catalyst. Catalyst is a Learning and Development Organization with the mission of making learning fun and sticky for all learners. To enable this, we at Catalyst use various experiential formats in our training and assessments.

  • Flexible, tactile learning materials and kits (licensed from MTa Learning, UK) helps us create short learning games and stories targeting 55 different skills including communication, team building, problem-solving leadership, decision making and many more.
  • Board game and card game based learning workshops (internally created and also licensed from Paradigm Learning, USA) help us create day-long engaging formats on leadership and business acumen.
  • Visual map based workshops that engage the whole brain and create long-lasting and sticky learning outcomes for all learner types.
  • Theme based games on formats such as treasure hunt, master chef, Kaun Banega Crorepati etc. to engage learners in familiar and exciting formats to bring out learning outcomes such as time management, critical thinking, leadership, collaboration etc.
  • We support our interventions through continuous online pre and post interventions to track the learning journey for each participant and for the group as a whole. Organizations like Pepsi, GSK, Mearsk, Pearson, Penguin, HSBC, NTPC, Times Group, Pernod Ricard, Godfrey Philips and many more have had impactful and fun sessions with us.


Business Octane is the World’s only super specialist in the domain of Ultra-Immersive Video Learning & Training and Video Collaboration, with one of its kind path breaking solutions, originating from in-house research & development over last ten years. We have pioneered a whole new set of paradigms of business interactions over video which are 5 to 20 times more effective than ordinary Video Trainings, so that your training and development teams based out of HO & nerve centers are frequently able to get together to train with enterprise wide teams without disrupting and delaying their other important works, with an effectiveness that for the first time is higher than even making everyone travel and train face to face.

With a widest portfolio of learning and training solutions that are truly enterprise class and currently unmatched in the world, Business Octane’s solutions are setting new bench marks for functionality, aesthetics, ease of usage for the end users and the value for money.

Silver Partners


For close to fifteen years, Ballistic Learning has championed open-source, eLearning in India. Since 2006, Ballistic Learning has been a Certified Services Provider for Moodle services. Even today, Ballistic Learning is the vanguard of open-source, technology-enabled learning, both in workplace learning, and in education. Ballistic Learning is also developing AI tools for L&D optimization.

Ballistic Learning offers a long and wide experience with more than 300 hundred clients across the continents, at customising Moodle and integrating it with ERP and HRM tools. The core services offerings of Ballistic Learning include:
  • LMS Deployment
  • Learning Ecosystems Design & Deployment
  • Integration with Enterprise Systems 
  • Managed Hosting
  • Instructional Design
  • Content Conversion
  • Consulting
  • Training  

Ballistic Learning boasts of successful experience in effective deployment of cutting edge functionalities like gamification, analytics, automated competency and assessment management. Its clientele includes globally prominent, Fortune 500 Hundred entities like Vodafone, Intel, Pearson, Wolters-Kluwer, Informatica, ISB, BITS and Stratford University.

Ballistic Learning is keen to share its seasoned, consistent, and dependable experience from strategy to design, development and implementation of open source learning technologies in workplace learning in large enterprises entering the Fourth Industrial Age, and looking for on-demand and life-long learning, as well as in educational institutes planning to transition to Education 4.0 with robust, scalable, sustainable technology enabled learning solutions.


Manipal Digital Systems (A Manipal Group Company), a fully owned subsidiary of printing behemoth Manipal Technologies Limited, is one of India's leading content production and pre-media services company. Since 2007, MDS has delivered best in class graphic design and pre-media services to clients across four continents.

Over the years, it has grown to be a content and technology services firm specialized in e-learning, technology solutions, packaging services, publishing solutions and graphic design. MDS works with leading companies in BFSI, Oil & Gas, Nonprofit, Government, Publishing, Construction and education leaders across the world to create ground breaking digital content solutions.

Exhibit Partners


Vervenest is an end to end Training organization which provides innovative out of the box turnkey solutions with high-end, emerging technologies, methodologies and products.

Our Specialization
  • Technology Training
  • Non Technology Training
  • Behavioural Training
  • Sales Training
  • Process Training

We can provide trainers globally.

Trainer Engagement:
In terms of technical evaluation, scope of discussion and course content finalization.

Training Confirmation:
Deploying trainers as per the client’s requirement.

Training Delivered:
We would own the entire planning, scheduling and delivery of training.

On time feedback system about the training and trainer.

Mode of training supported by us:
  • Instructor led classroom (ILC)
  • Instructor led on line (ILO)
  • Self-pace virtual class (SPVC) 
  • Web based (WBT)
Delivered many in India, Middle East and South-East Asia.


London Speaker Bureau represents and works with some of the most influential people in the world, from politicians and economists to thought leaders, futurists and entrepreneurs. Between them, they cover a vast range of topics, from management and finance to technology, education, innovation, motivation and the environment.

Our services expand beyond traditional keynote speakers: providing our clients with the opportunity to invite outstanding global leaders and business experts as trainers, boardroom advisors and individual coaches for their management teams.

Our unmatched network of 17 international offices allows us to provide speakers and trainers from all over the world, to suit all types of briefs and budgets be they small or large, in-house or external.

To know more india@londonspeakerbureau.com or visit


eFACTS is an e-learning and content transformation company based in Mumbai. eFACTS was founded in April 2009 by professionals with over 20+ years of business solutions experience and 15+ years of learning experience. The promoters of eFACTS have vast experience in the Information Technology arena encompassing ERP, CRM, SCM, Financial Services, Hospitality and Travel, Custom Software applications Development, Data Security and Privacy solutions and can build learning solutions in these areas too.

eFACTS offers a broad range of solutions that meet the emerging corporate and educational e-learning requirements across multiple delivery formats: CBT, WBT, Mobile

Our services encompass:
  • e-Learning (Custom content) (Scenario based, Story Based, Simulation based, Video based, Game based)
  • eBooks
  • Adaptive Learning, Experiential Learning, Immersive Learning
  • Mobile Learning
  • Micro Learning
  • Responsive Design
  • Content transformation (Repurposing)
  • 2D and 3D Animation
  • Localisation in Regional and Foreign languages.
  • LMS Support


Time to Know, the next-generation Ed-Tech solutions company, empowers the human connection in digital learning. By placing the learner and instructor in the center of the learning process, they are closely connected to boost learner success.

With more than a decade of Ed-Tech experience and expertise, our solutions are trusted by top organizations to deliver effective learning through a social learning environment, 360° views of data analytics and actionable insights.

By utilizing our data analytics reports and BI tool, organizations can make impactful data-driven business decisions for growing their business.

The company has had tremendous success in North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia, and is now available in India.

Networking Partners

Sierra Next is a premium boutique Human Resource consulting firm that delivers cutting edge, sustainable solutions around Leadership Development, Executive Coaching, Talent Assessment and Customised Training. We partner with senior executives, working collaboratively with them to maximise individual, team and organisational potential. Our approach is characterised by the belief that sustainable leadership solutions are created through co-creation, flexible engagement models and ameasured blend of data, intuition and experience. As the exclusive India partners for LUMINA LEARNING UK, we train and certify professionals to administer, interpret and apply the power of personality assessment science and integrate it with their Talent Management, Leadership Development and Executive Coaching offerings to clients or within their own organizations.

As India affiliates for THINK ON YOUR FEET Canada, we help leaders create more organisational influence by integrating structured thinking with creativity to generate impact.Think on Your Feet proprietary modelsenable emergent leaders to widen their communication abilities to be better negotiators, exert strong presence and delegate effectively.

Sierra Next offers a unique range of Signature Leadership Programmes including Executive Presence, Leadership Agility and Emotionally Intelligent Leadership. We also offer customised Management Development Programmes for High Potential and Emergent leaders.

Our diverse and talented team of professionals are certified in multiple solutions and bring in rich leadership experience across HR consulting, MNCs, Professional Associations and Academia.

Times Group
The Times of India Group, founded in 1838, is India’s largest and most trusted diverse media house with an unmatched presence in the sub-continent across varied platforms, including publishing, radio, TV, OOH and online media.

About Times Professional Learning
Working professionals need to learn new skills that will keep them at pace with changing technology. Understanding that there is a gap between what people know and what people need to know. Times Professional Learning is dedicated to bridge professional aspirations with organizational realities with its uniquely designed courses, taught with the help of latest technology. Times Professional Learning operates through 2 channels, TimesPro and The Second Wind (TSW), both of which are organisations dedicated to the advancement of Professional education.

About TimesPro
TimesPro is an education initiative by The Times of India Group with an aim to revolutionize professional education in India. Addressing the gap between education and industry employability, TimesPro is focused on being the key catalyst in creating a steady pool of talented and well trained professionals who would be fit for the sector they aim to work, grow and excel in.

Conceptualized By

Inventicon stands for Industries + Events + Ideas + Concepts. Inventicon Business Intelligence is the end result of a decade long effort by the founders in the space of business information. We develop sector focused informational conferences and training workshops. Our conferences revolve around current scenarios and opportunities in the global market place and provide timely opportunities for solution providers to meet their target market and for end users to take back key learning and experiences. Our events act as a point of convergence for senior industry professionals who strive for innovation, strategy and commercial drive. Delegates can expect to hear from industry's best practitioners, get in direct contact with regulators and stimulate high level discussions with peers. The training portfolio is dedicated to developing skill sets around complex workplace and functional issues as they need constant honing. Our in-house training offerings are particularly useful for companies who prefer a customized agenda.

The bespoke events portfolio aims at crisp round table discussions involving a targeted group of end users in a multi-city format. In true sense, we aspire to disseminate critical business intelligence to the rapidly growing corporate and institutional world in the country and not limited to a specific sector.