Tuesday, September 2, 2014

BWI: Indian Doctoral Student Himanshu Asnani Receives The 2014 Marconi Society Young Scholar Award

 
Source : The Marconi Society
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 12:00PM IST (6:30AM GMT)
 
Indian Doctoral Student Himanshu Asnani Receives The 2014 Marconi Society Young Scholar Award
 
Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Himanshu Asnani, a doctoral candidate at Stanford University Electrical Engineering School, has been selected to receive the 2014 Marconi Society Paul Baran Young Scholar Award, which recognizes individuals who have, at an early age, demonstrated exceptional scientific and entrepreneurial capabilities with the potential to create significant advances in telecommunications and the Internet. The award will be presented in Washington D.C. on October 2, 2014. 
 
“Himanshu’s outstanding work and contributions to point-to-point and multi-terminal channel coding and source coding problems were impressive,” says Bob Tkach, chairman of the Society’s Young Scholar Selection Committee. “Each year we review nominations of top researchers from around the globe.  Even in this elite group, his academic and entrepreneurial achievements stand out.”
 
Professor Tsachy Weissman, Asnani’s primary advisor at Stanford University, says, “In his graduate studies, Himanshu has made profound contributions to our understanding of the fundamental limits in new communication and data compression scenarios (both point-to-point and multi-terminal), the structure of the schemes that achieve these limits, their implementations, and their performance in practice. His work runs the gamut from the theoretical to the applied. He is attracted to important problems, and is as passionate about understanding their deep theoretical underpinnings as he is about developing, implementing and experimenting with practical schemes that make a difference.”
 

Asnani grew up in Kota, India, the son of two physicians. As a child he aspired to be a neurosurgeon, but his exposure to mathematics and physics as a young teen led him in a different direction.  A stellar student, he earned an All India Rank (AIR) -4 in the IIT JEE Examination, and a place at the Electrical Engineering School at IIT, Mumbai. He received a Bachelor of Technology in 2009 and was immediately accepted to Stanford’s Electrical Engineering School where he earned his M.S. in 2011, and then began his Ph.D. studies.
 
Whereas his undergraduate studies focused on how systems connect and communicate, his graduate studies focused on information theory.  “What intrigued me was the idea that communication and networking could be used to connect and inspire people,” says Asnani.  “By helping people share ideas and meaningful questions and answers, I was applying theory to real life problems with tangible impacts and outcomes.”

His initial research focused on cooperation in communication, which can dramatically boost the performance of a network. He helped establish fundamental limits in source coding scenarios involving the availability of side information in the form of a loosely compressed version of the source. He and his collaborators also introduced new feedback communication models in which the transmitter and receiver can take actions that drive feedback acquisition-- models which capture many practical scenarios in which the quality or availability of feedback is governed by a cost constraint. 
 
“If you have a whole communications scenario, how do you introduce more intelligence into it?” he asked. “In a nutshell, by introducing cooperation between the entities, so they can see each other and learn where to go to collect information.”
 
Another focus was Human Genome Compression, a perfect opportunity for Asnani to marry his early interest in medicine with his technological skills. The vast amounts of genomic sequencing data being generated by Next Generation Sequencing technology may occupy tens or even hundreds of gigabytes of disk space, including both the nucleotide sequences and per-base quality scores that account for about half of the required disk space. He and his collaborators found a new way to compress quality scores, resulting in significantly reduced storage requirements and fast analysis and transmission of sequenci­ng data. The algorithm they developed has the potential to be part of a more general compression scheme that works with the entire FASTQ file without loss of fidelity, a first in the Genomic Community.
 
Prof. Weissman says all of Asnani’s research endeavors are grounded in and motivated by timely real-world problems in communication and compression.  “He has developed deep insights and results of independent theoretical significance and elegance, and he uses these insights for guiding the design of new schemes in the motivating problem domains,” says Prof. Weissman. From action and actuation in communication, real-time and limited-delay coding, distributed communication and compression in networks, to compression of genomic and meta-genomic data, all his results should have direct bearing on industrial applications. For example, several companies dealing with almost incomprehensibly large amounts of sequenced genomic data are interested in implementing some of our schemes for meta-genomic data compression on their platforms. Himanshu’s work has demonstrated to them that the savings in storage resources due to such implementations would be considerable.”
 
Dr. Haim Permuter, a professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Ben Gurion University of the Negev who collaborated with Asnani on several projects, called him “by far the best young researcher in information and communication theory that I have met.”
 
Asnani currently works as a System Engineer at Ericsson Silicon Valley, R&D department, where he interned in the summer of 2008, working on a variety of technology leadership projects which are now being implemented in mainstream Ericsson’s products.  His assignments now include a number of emerging areas, including designing Next Generation Communication and Computer Networks. He also has been leading Ericsson's collaborations with many startup partners and vendors to port new features and applications in an SDN-NFV based cloud platform.
 
Asnani and another Young Scholar will receive their awards at the Marconi Society’s annual awards gala at the National Academies of Sciences Building in Washington D.C. on October 2, 2014. For more information about the event and about the Young Scholars program, go to www.marconisociety.org.
 
The first woman to receive the Young Scholar award was also an Indian researcher:  Aakanksha Chowdhery

Jay Kumar Sundararajan, a 2003 graduate of the Indian Institute of Technology Madras, with S.M. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, (currently employed as a Senior Engineer in R & D at Qualcomm Inc.) was one of the first recipients.

Out of 23 Young Scholars selected since 2008, three have been Indians.
 
The Marconi Society is best known for its annual $100,000 Marconi Award and Fellowship given to living scientists whose scope of work and influence emulate the principle of “creativity in service to humanity."   India-born Stanford Professor A.J. Paulraj has won the 2014 Marconi Prize, honoured for his pioneering contributions to developing the theory and applications of MIMO antennas. The Marconi Society's Awards Gala on October 2 will therefore see two Indians -- Paulraj and Asnani -- honoured.

The Young Scholar Awards winners are selected from nominations submitted by faculty members, department chairs, or managers with whom they have worked closely. The awards include a financial stipend and an invitation and travel funds to attend the annual Marconi Award Dinners and other events.

About The Marconi Society
 
The Marconi Society was established in 1974 through an endowment set up by Gioia Marconi Braga, daughter of Guglielmo Marconi, the Nobel laureate who invented radio (wireless telegraphy). Through symposia, conferences, forums and publications, the Marconi Society promotes awareness of major innovations in communication theory, technology and applications with particular attention to understanding how they change and benefit society.  Additional information can be found at www.marconisociety.org

Photo Caption: Himanshu Asnani, winner of the Marconi Society's 2014 Paul Baran Young Scholar Award

 
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Monday, September 1, 2014

BWI: One97 Communications and Tigo Launch Audio Story Portals in Multiple Countries across Africa

 
Source : One97 Communication Limited
Monday, September 1, 2014 6:22PM IST (12:52PM GMT)
 
One97 Communications and Tigo Launch Audio Story Portals in Multiple Countries across Africa
 
New Delhi, Delhi, India

One97 Communications, the leading mobile internet and value-added services company has launched innovative audio story portals with renowned international telecom firm Tigo across multiple countries in Africa. Tigo users across Tanzania, Rwanda and Senegal can just dial into the portal and listen to their favourite stories on the phone, anytime and anywhere.

Tigo is a part of Millicom International Cellular S.A. (MIC) and provides affordable, widely accessible and readily available mobile and internet services to more than 50 million customers in 14 emerging markets across Africa and Latin America.

The audio story portals offer users the option of listening to immersive stories on-the-go. The collection of audio books has been carefully curated to offer stories with a wide appeal across age groups. Ranging from kids’ stories, fictional tales to aspirational accounts, there is something for everyone. These stories, locally-written and voiced by African talent have been recorded in One97 Communications’ own studios based in Africa.

Speaking on the collaboration, Vijay Shekhar Sharma, CEO, One97 Communications, said, “At One97 Communications, we are consistently striving to innovate and customize our offerings for various telecom operators and their customers. With the launch of the audio story portal, Tigo will be able to build greater affinity with its customer base and nurture long-lasting relationships across markets in Africa. The state-of-the art audio content platform is sure to be a hit amongst Tigo’s wide user base.”

Tigo Tanzania Head of marketing Mr. Diego Pacheco said, “We are committed to providing and supporting innovative products, with the ultimate goal of realizing a digital lifestyle among our customers.  Our entertainment content, communications and data platforms are thus tailored to enhance the customer experience continuously. The same holds true for our new innovative story portals, launched in partnership with One97 Communications.”

He further added, “Tigo is extremely pleased to have collaborated withOne97 Communications for this project. They are known for their wide and large deployment of telecom application cloud platform and expertise in delivering mobile content which they have ably demonstrated with this initiative.”  

Refreshed every week, the audio stories are hosted on a stellar audio content platform that remembers the user’s language preference and even the point at which he/she last left a particular story.  The enriching and stimulating audio story portals present a perfect blend of traditional modes of entertainment with latest technological advancements. 

About One97 Communications Ltd.

One97 Communications Ltd. is India’s leading mobile internet company. One97 delivers mobile content and commerce services to millions of mobile consumers through India’s most widely deployed telecom applications cloud platform.

Headquartered in New Delhi, One97 is more than 1200 people strong with regional offices in Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Bangalore and Kolkata with global presence in Africa, Europe, Middle East and Southeast Asia. We are backed by marquee investors like SAIF Partners, Intel Capital, SAP Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank.

 
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BWI: Famous Indian Punjabi RockStar, Daler Mehndi became the Brand Ambassador of Niappi Business Council

 
Source : NIAPPI Business Council
Monday, September 1, 2014 6:35PM IST (1:05PM GMT)
 
Famous Indian Punjabi RockStar, Daler Mehndi became the Brand Ambassador of Niappi Business Council
More than 250,000 people rocked with Punjabi Rockstar Daler Mehndi on India Independence Parade in New York. Niappi Business Council, Chairperson Shalabh Kumar, Hon. Chair Pete Sessions, Indian Film Actors Sunny Deol and Raveena Tandon were among distinguished participants of the Parade
 
New Delhi, Delhi, India

Mr. Daler Mehndi, World’s leading Punjabi Rockstar has become the brand ambassador of Niappi Business Council. Committed towards bringing US-India closer on business, strategic and cultural terms, Niappi Business Council is aggressively working towards ensuring great level of traction of Indian well as American people to participate in this initiative.
 
“Niappi Business Council is committed towards creating a strong voice for making India-US relations more stronger and positive. As a mandate we work for more trade and strong bilateral relations between India and the US. Brand Ambassador Daler Mehndi will contribute significantly in achieving these goals by wining public’s support as mass level.”
  
Recently, more than 250,000 people came on the streets of Manhattan, New York to participate in the India Independence Day Parade. The NY streets never had a show like this before, with the famous tunes of Daler Mehndi ‘Tunak Tunak’ took over Manhattan, NY on Sunday, August 17th, 2014.
 
FIA Independence Day Parade this year, had a different twist. Besides Actors Sunny Deol and Raveena Tandon, who hardly spoke a couple of lines each during the entire Independence Day weekend in New Jersey and New York, FIA partner NIAPPI Business Council (NBC) brought in the King of Bhangra, Daler Mehndi who energized the strong crowd with his incredibly popular music and dance. People were dancing to “Tunak Tunak” all over Manhattan, and Daler Mehndi was an instant hit.
 
Niappi Business Council, Chairman Shalabh Kumar, who is also part of the Daler Mehndi band, introduced Daler Mehndi as NBC’s brand ambassador and the powerful leader of US Congress (Parliament), Congressman Pete Sessions as NBC’s Honorary Chairman.
 
The dynamic trio will play a key role in passing legislation in the United States Congress that will further NBC’s goal of increasing trade between the US and India and turn 21st to be an Indo-American century.
 
Apart from celebrating the independence of one of world’s largest democratic countries, the crowd also expressed their hopes from the upcoming US visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
 
Mr. Sessions publically declared his strong opposition to the anti-Indian provisions of the S 744 Immigration bill, as well as full support for lifting the ban on Modi’s personal visa.

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About NIAPPI

National Indian American Public Policy Institute (NIAPPI) is a think tank headed by Mr. Shalabh Kumar that brought first high level US parliamentarian delegation to Gujrat, India in March, 2013. The organization is actively working towards ensuring better economic ecosystem between India and the US.

About NIAPPI Business Council

NIAPPI Business Council has recently been created in the wake of Modi’s huge victory in India. The main purpose for this council is to ensure positive ecosystem for Indian -American Entrepreneurs, The organization is aggressively and dedicatedly focused towards improvising the economic synergies between these two countries. 

About Mr. Shalabh Kumar

Mr. Shalabh Kumar, Chairman Indian American Advisory Council, House Republican Conference of US Parliament & Chairman of NIAPPI Business Council is also the Chairman and CEO of AVG group of companies in USA. Born to a Freedom Fighter, and raised in an Arya Smaji family in Punjab, he has been dedicated to causes important to his motherland “Bharatvarsha” and adopted homeland for the last 45 years, the United States of America. He served on the Business Advisory Council of President Ronald Reagan in the early eighties.

Apart from being a highly successful CEO, he is an inventor and holds more than 10 US patents. He has created many new industries in North America. His success as an inventor, a highly successful entrepreneur and philanthropist, is a result of dedication, hard work and foresight, in addition to an ability to take calculated risks.

Photo caption: Left to Right: Mr. Peter Sessions, Mr. Shalabh Kumar, Mr. Daler Mehndi, addressing the crowd in New York
 

 
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BWI: Manav Seva Sansthan Takes Third in Competition for UNAOC’s Intercultural Innovation Award 2014

 
Source : BMW India
Monday, September 1, 2014 5:48PM IST (12:18PM GMT)
 
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Manav Seva Sansthan Takes Third in Competition for UNAOC's Intercultural Innovation Award 2014
Life Guard Centres Provide 'Safe Crossing' Information, Assist Border Authorities with Human Trafficking Data.
 
Bali, Indonesia

India’s Manav Seva Sansthan has won third prize among a competitive field of 11 finalists vying for the prestigious Intercultural Innovation Award (IIA) for 2014. 

The award was presented at a ceremony on August 28th held on the sidelines of the 6th Global Forum before an audience that included Foreign Ministers, UN officials, dignitaries, representatives of the 139 Group of Friends-member states and international organizations - comprising the UNAOC as well as civil society groups and the media.
 
Manav Seva Sansthan won for its project, “Facilitating Informed and Safe Migration among Vulnerable Nepalese Migrants along the Indo-Nepal Border,” which aims to provide efficient help to migrants, to promote their rights, and to prevent human trafficking and illegal immigration. 
 
The IIA award, given by UNAOC in partnership with the BMW Group, recognizes grassroots projects worldwide that promote intercultural dialogue and understanding, thereby making vital contributions to social stability and prosperity.
 
UNAOC and BMW Group received a total of more than 600 entries from grassroots organizations worldwide, narrowing that group to a ‘short list’ of 25 for review by a jury composed of scholars, practitioners and representatives of the award partners themselves.  An important criterion for each of the finalists was the potential of programmes to scale up and be replicated successfully elsewhere.
 
After the ceremony, joint chairs President Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, UN High Representative for the Alliance of Civilizations and Mr. Bill McAndrews, Vice President Communications Strategy, Corporate and Market Communications, BMW Group, offered their views on the commitments of their respective organizations in a relationship which is a historic first for both.
 
“The Intercultural Innovation Award is a unique example of the Alliance mandate to bridge cultural and religious borders and to foster understanding,” said President Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser.
 
“BMW Group’s commitment to the awardees extends beyond financial support to include every relevant resource we can offer.” said Mr. McAndrews. “This can make the crucial difference in turning an idea into a practice that enriches peoples’ lives.”
 
In addition to a cash award, Manav Seva Sansthan receives, along with all finalists, a year-long programme of managerial, marketing and other consulting help tailored to its unique needs, principally from UNAOC and BMW Group.
 
What the jury liked
 
How to protect the safety and the rights of the hundreds of migrants crossing a 1900 km open border every day?  How to prevent human trafficking on a scale of 10,000 victims annually? 
 
Manav Seva Sansthan has created a starting point with its Life Guard Centres located at heavily trafficked corridors along the India-Nepal border. The Centres operate on the simple notion that the more migrants know, the less vulnerable they are to human trafficking and other forms of exploitation.  The Centres help alleviate fear of the unknown by distributing ‘safe crossing’ information on legal rights, healthcare and access to services they can expect to find at their destinations. The Centres also serve, de facto, as a ‘clearing house’ for information on trafficked victims with the aim of repatriation, rehabilitation and reunification of rescued trafficked victims with their families.  “We see migration not as a barrier but as a bridge to a better livelihood,” says Seva Executive Director Rakesh Nair. 
 
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BWI: At 6th Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations: United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and BMW Group Announce 2014 Intercultural Innovation Award Winners. UN Secretary General Lauds Winners as Contributors to Global Peace, Prosperity

 
Source : BMW India
Monday, September 1, 2014 3:20PM IST (9:50AM GMT)
 
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At 6th Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations: United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and BMW Group Announce 2014 Intercultural Innovation Award Winners. UN Secretary General Lauds Winners as Contributors to Global Peace, Prosperity
 
Bali, Indonesia

The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the BMW Group announced the order of finish for 11 finalists for the 2014 Intercultural Innovation Award (IIA) yesterday at the 6th Global Forum of the UNAOC meeting here. 
 
More than 1,200 participants representing Heads of States, Governments and Foreign Ministers, members of the Alliance Group of Friends will conclude two days of discussions with the announcement of the Bali Declaration which endorses practical steps aiming at fostering dialogue and understanding, promoting religious tolerance and respect of the other – aims that are in line with the objectives of the IIA Award. 
 
The annual IIA Award, jointly given by UNAOC in partnership with BMW Group since 2011, recognizes non-profit organizations worldwide for their innovative, ‘grass roots’ programmes which contribute to dialogue, understanding, and acceptance of diversity among differing cultural, ethnic, and religious groups. 


Top prize of $40,000 went to the Post-Conflict Research Center (PCRC) – Bosnia-Herzegovina for its “Ordinary Heroes” retrospective recalling individual acts of moral courage responsible for saving life during times of ethnic violence and genocide worldwide as an inspiration for dialogue leading to understanding and individual acceptance of differences. 
 
In his award ceremony remarks, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon lauded the creative efforts of the IIA winners citing them as contributors to global peace and prosperity. The heads of state, dignitaries, representatives of civil society organizations worldwide, and media present for the ceremony had the opportunity to see and hear for themselves the “who, what, when, where and how” of that creativity along with impact of each of the award winner project as covered in videos narrated by the 11 finalists. 
 
UNAOC and BMW Group received a total of more than 600 entries from grassroots organizations worldwide, narrowing that group to a ‘short list’ of 25 for review by a jury composed of scholars, practitioners and representatives of the award partners themselves. An important criteria for each of the finalists was the potential of programmes to scale up and be replicated successfully elsewhere. 


After the ceremony, joint chairs President Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, UN High Representative for the Alliance of Civilizations and Mr. Bill McAndrews, Vice President Communications Strategy, Corporate and Market Communications, BMW Group, offered their views on the commitments of their respective organizations in a relationship which is an historic first for both. 
 
“The Intercultural Innovation Award is a unique example of the Alliance mandate to bridge cultural and religious borders and to foster understanding,” said President Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser. 
 
“BMW Group’s commitment to the awardees extends beyond financial support to include every relevant resource we can offer,” said Mr. McAndrews. “This can make the crucial difference in turning an idea into a practice that enriches peoples’ lives.” 
 
The finalists share cash awards totalling $100,500, including the $40,000 prize to the top winner. All finalists receive a year-long programme of managerial, marketing and other consulting help tailored to their unique needs, principally from UNAOC and BMW Group. 
 
In addition, all finalists become members of the “Intercultural Leaders” group with access to an exclusive online exchange platform and knowledge base for leaders committed to fostering intercultural understanding and respect.    
 
UNAOC and BMW Group honoured each of the IIA finalists in order of finish: 
 

  • Second, All Together Now – Australia – “Everyday Racism” app. An app for smart phones exposes users to prejudice and racial discrimination on personal terms as experienced by culturally disadvantaged groups in their daily routine
  • Third, Manav Seva Sansthan “SEVA” – India. Facilitating Informed and Safe Migration among Vulnerable Nepalese Migrants along the Indo-Nepal Border. SEVA’s project aims to provide efficient help to migrants, to promote their rights, and to prevent human trafficking, illegal immigration
  • Fourth, Welcoming America – USA for its Welcoming Cities and Counties Initiative. Specially designed Welcome Plans create amicable and attractive environments as location  incentives for talented immigrant arrivals
  • Fifth, Arcenciel – Lebanon. A Circus School in the Service of Intercultural Dialogue.  Within the framework of a circus workshop, socially deprived and marginalised young people from differing cultural backgrounds achieve mutual understanding, respect through dialogue and cooperation 
 
IIA honourable mentions include in alphabetical order: 
 
  • Africa e Mediterraneo – ComiX4= Comics for Equality (Italy). Immigrant comic-strip artists tell their personal stories
  • Association for Cultural Child and Youth Education in the Federal State of Saxony-Anhalt – Equal for Equal (Germany). Women tell their personal stories on the subject of discrimination. The stories are published on an online platform
  • Department of Culture and Leisure, Municipality of Simrishamn – More Than One Story (Sweden). Players of an innovative card game tell a story based on the subject depicted on the card drawn. Listening to others, players report themselves changed, finding new respect for those of different from themselves and victims of prejudice 
  • Fundación CONSTRUIR – Intercultural Dialogue and Plural Justice: The Strengthening Indigenous Justice Project (Bolivia) aims to support the rights of indigenous people by contributing towards building a multicultural vision of the law comprised of state authorities and indigenous authorities
  • Wapikoni mobile – International Network of Aboriginal Audiovisual Creation (Canada). Workshops afford First Nation filmmakers an opportunity to produce short films telling their personal story with a focus on cultural identity
  • Youth Service Organization (YSO) – Intercultural Dialogue Awareness Rising For Cooperation (IDARC) (Rwanda). YSO focuses on Rwanda’s long-standing tradition of dance and music as a creative platform for participants to express their thoughts and ideas 
 
The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) 

The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations, an initiative of the UN Secretariat General, aims to improve understanding and cooperation among nations and peoples across cultures and religions. UNAOC also works to counter the forces that fuel polarization and extremism.  The Alliance joins with a global network of partners including 114 States, 25 international and regional organizations, civil society, foundations, and the private sector to improve cross-cultural relations between diverse nations and communities. Finally, the Alliance promotes grassroots level, innovative projects that build trust, reconciliation, and mutual respect.  
 
BMW Group Social Commitment 

For the BMW Group, social commitment is an inherent part of its corporate identity. Focal areas of commitment are intercultural innovations and social inclusion. The BMW Group concentrates on projects and concepts where it can apply its core expertise to achieve specific and measureable improvements. Consequently, the company focuses on projects replicable in an international context and based on the principle “helping people to help themselves”, thereby generating a measurable long-term effect. 
 
For further information, please see http://www.bmwgroup.com/socialcommitment

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H.E. Ban Ki-moon Secretary-General of the UN, Bill McAndrews, VP Group Communications Strategy, Corporate & Market Communications, H.E. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser UNHR for UNAOC with 2014 Awardees 

H.E. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser UNHR for UNAOC, M. P. Rakesh, 3rd Prize Winner from Manav Seva Sansthan SEVA & Bill McAndrews, VP Group Communications Strategy, Corporate & Market Communications

 
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