What is Our Goal?

To help professionals discover what solutions my fellow change managers have found helpful. Stay on current methods and tools. Network with colleagues and solution providers. To help in learning new trends, best practices and case studies, to get a better picture of where the industry is headed.

About Us

Founded in 2012-13, the ACEF program is organized by a team of professionals from India, Srilanka and UAE and is guided by the Advisory Members from Branding, Marketing and Creative Agencies based in India, US, Australia, Singapore, UAE and Srilanka. Our programs are focused on Customer Engagement Actiities, Branding, Marketing, CSR, Rural Marketing, Properties (Hospitality & Real Estate), HR and are planned for India, Srilanka, GCC Continent and Asia Pacific Regions.

Who Should Attend Forum & Awards?

    Ask yourself this:

  • Are you leading projects in your organization that will have people working differently?
  • Are you leading others through significant organizational change?
  • Is your organization impacted by changes in competition and the market place that require you to do things differently?
  • Are you planning on acquiring or merging with another company?
  • Do you think your organization needs to be more change nimble to be competitive?
  • Are you undertaking a major system implementation?
  • Are you executing strategic plans within your company?

  • THEME: Unlocking Human Potential (Strategies, Innovation, Technology)

    Topics to be discussed

  • “Leadership is not rocket science”
  • "Unlocking talent potential"
  • “Bringing organization to life”
  • “How HR leaders chart a digital roadmap”
  • “Creating a culture of innovation"
  • "What great managers do differently"
  • “Enabling technology solutions in HR and embedding change”
  • “Employability of entry level employees”
  • Your Suggestions are welcome.

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Taj Lands End, Mumbai



Advisory Members


Wg Cdr Dharam Paul Sabharwal (Teacher-Writer)

Ex Indian Air Force

Topic: “Leadership is no Rocket Science”

Saagarika Ghoshal

HR leader & Independent Director

Topic: Coming soon

Aniruddha Khekale

Group Director-HR
Emerson Automation Solutions

Topic: "Unlocking Talent Potential"

Sahil Nayar

Associate Director-HR

Topic: “Bringing Organizations to Life”

Harini Sreenivasan

Chief People Officer
WorleyParsons Global Delivery Centre

Topic: “Creating a culture of innovation”

Colin Mendes

GM & Head HR
Voltas Limited

Topic: "What Great Managers Do Differently"

Sheetal Sandhu

Head HR
Evalue Serve

Topic: “Enabling Technology Solutions in HR and Embedding Change”



Topic: “How should HR leaders chart a digital roadmap”

Neeti Sharma

Sr. Vice President

Topic: “Employability of entry level employees”

Jury Members

Wg Cdr Dharam Paul Sabharwal (Teacher-Writer)

Ex Indian Air Force

Saagarika Ghoshal

HR leader & Independent Director

KS Praveen

Founder & CEO
Human Touch

Vikram Parekh

HOD & Chairperson (Alumni Relations);
Associate Professor (Marketing and Strategy)
SIES College of Management Studies

Colin Mendes

GM & Head HR
Voltas Limited

Subhobroto Chakroborty


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Last year ACEF Awards for HR & CSR received 132 entries and were contested by over 60 Organisations

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Agnel D'Souza

Project Director
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Marketing Manager
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akash D'souza

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Marketing Executive
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