Authors Vikram Chandra and VR Ferose will talk about their love for books and writing. VR Ferose will also discuss his work on disabilities.
VR Ferose, leading SAP Academy for Engineering, shapes the next generation of problem-solving engineers. Formerly, as MD of SAP Labs India, he transformed it into an innovation hub, garnering the first Great Place to Work certification in 2012. Ferose is a champion of inclusion, founding the India Inclusion Foundation, driving initiatives like India Inclusion Summit and Art For Inclusion. A prolific author and speaker, he co-authored bestsellers, notably "The Invisible Majority: India’s Abled Disabled" and "GIFTED: Inspiring Stories of People with Disabilities." Recognized globally, he's a board member of esteemed organizations and a bibliophile with a rare collection of over 3000 books. Recently, he joined Heyday Books' Board in June 2023.
Vikram is an award winning author whose latest book is Geek Sublime: The Beauty of Code, the Code of Beauty. He has also written novels Sacred Games and Red Earth and Pouring Rain, and the short story collection Love and Longing in Bombay. He was an executive producer on the Netflix adaptation of Sacred Games, and international hit that was included in The New York Times’ list of the 30 best international shows of the decade.