R.N. Ravi

Governor of Tamil Nadu

Former Governor of Nagaland, former Deputy National Security Advisor, former Chairman of Joint Intelligence Committee in the Prime Minister’s Office, India

Vint Cerf

Vice President and Chief Internet Evangelist, Google. Co-Inventor of Internet

He is the co-designer of the TCP/IP protocols and the architecture of the Internet. He has served in executive positions at ICANN, the Internet Society, MCI, the Corporation for National Research Initiatives and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency.

Swami Amritaswarupananda Puri

Civil 20 Troika member

Vice-Chairman of the Mata Amritanandamayi Math and President of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (Amrita University)

Durai Murugan

Tamil Nadu Minister for Water Resources, Irrigation, Legislative Assembly, Minerals & Mines

Vilas Dhar

McGovern Foundation

President and Trustee of the Patrick J. McGovern Foundation, a 21st century philanthropy advancing AI and data solutions to create a thriving, equitable, and sustainable future for all. A leading voice on equity in a tech-enabled world, Vilas champions individuals and communities as architects, decision makers, and primary stakeholders in shaping our digital future.

Ms. Sonya Kilkenny

Member of Parliament, Victorian Government, Australia

Minister for Planning, Minister for Outdoor Recreation

Rajesh Pant

National Cyber Security Coordinator, PMO, India

Former head of the Army cyber training establishment, served in the Army Signals Corps for 41 years and was honored thrice by the president of India for distinguished service of the highest order

Paul Nemitz

Principal Advisor, European Commission

Experienced lawyer and leader of public policy projects in the European Commission and in non profit organisations. Lead director for putting in place GDPR, negotiator of the EU-US Privacy Shield and the EU Code of Conduct against Hate Speech and Xenophobia with major Tech companies

Alessandra Nilo

General Coordinator at Gestos-HIV, Communication and Gender

Since 2001, she has been engaged in United Nations monitoring processes by publicizing the Declaration of Commitment on HIV and AIDS as a tool to monitor and evaluate the implementation of national policies on sexual and reproductive health

Vijay Nambiar

Sherpa of the C20 charter

Former UN Secretary Generals Special Advisor and Deputy National Security Advisor to the Government of India

Venkat Rangan

Vice Chancellor of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Founder of the Multimedia Laboratory and Internet & Wireless Networks (WiFi) Research at the University of California. Founder of the first International Conference on Multimedia

Marco Teixeira

United Nations Representative on Drugs and Crime, Regional Office for South Asia (UNODC ROSA)

Led programme development and implementation, partnership building and resource mobilization efforts in various positions, including Programme Coordinator (Head of Office in Mozambique and Malawi) in Maputo, Senior Programme Officer with the Division for Treaty Affairs in Vienna leading the Global Programme for the implementation of the Doha Declaration etc

Micha Weis


A Strategic financial cyber-leader and advisor for the Israeli Ministry of Finance. Expert in managing cyber security, risk management, cyber security frameworks, technological innovation, and channels development between national and international organizations. Former CISO of MT Bank. Retired lieutenant colonel of the Israeli Defense Forces

Bharati Ghosh

Former UN Staff Officer, National Spokesperson BJP

Member of National Executive Committee of BJP

Oded Margalit

Professor at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Research areas include machine learning, formal verification and cybersecurity. Member of IBM AoT (Academy of Technology), CTO of Citi Cybersecurity Innovation Center. Member of the advisory committee for Computer Science education at the Israeli Ministry of Education

Marcele Frossard

Policy advisor for the National Campaign for the Right to Education, Brazil

Researcher at Laboratory for the Analysis of Violence (LAV-UERJ), the Institute for Research, Prevention and Studies on Suicide (IPPES), and the Group for Studies and Research in Sociology of Education (UERJ / RJ)

Nguyen Anh Tuan

Boston Global Forum CEO

Cofounder and Director of The Michael Dukakis Institute for Leadership and Innovation (MDI). For his AI World Society Initiative (AIWS) and the concepts of AI-Government he developed, Vietnam National Television (VTV) named him Person of The Year 2018.

Pradeep Gupta

Chairman, Cyber Media Group

Pradeep was conferred the “National Entrepreneurship Award as the Best Mentor” by the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Government of India. He is on the Investment Management Committee of the 10,000 crore Fund of Funds set up by the Government of India. Pradeep is the Chief Mentor of Electropreneur Park, Delhi & Bhubaneshwar

Anne-Laure Mention

Professor (College of Business and Law) and Director, Global Business Innovation Enabling Impact Platform, RMIT, Melbourne

Professor at the School of Management at RMIT, Deputy Head of the Centre d'Evaluation de la Performance des Entreprises, Co-founding editors of the Journal of Innovation Management, Deputy Head of the ISPIM Advisory Board

Ah Maftuchan

Executive Director at The PRAKARSA (Centre for Welfare Studies)

Troika of C20 India 2023

Mr. Abhishek Singh

President and CEO of National E-Governance Division

Shri Abhishek Singh is a career Civil Servant with 27 years of experience in governance and policy formulation. He specializes in the use of Technology for improving Governance. In his role as President & CEO, National e-Governance Division and MD&CEO of Digital India Corporation, he leads major Digital India Initiatives including projects in the field of Artificial Intelligence & Emerging Technologies.

Felista Aku

Partnerships Manager, AfriLabs, Nigeria

Experienced in Corporate Events Management, Corporate Communications, Project Management, and Business Development. Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Nexford University, USA, and a Bachelors Degree (BSc.) in Food Science and Technology

Dr. K. Srinath Reddy

Honorary Distinguished Professor and Goodwill Ambassador of PHFI for Public Health Partnerships

Dr. K. Srinath Reddy is the past President of, the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) and formerly headed the Department of Cardiology at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). He was appointed as the First Bernard Lown Visiting Professor of Cardiovascular Health at the Harvard School of Public Health in (2009-13) and presently serves as an Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology at Harvard (2014-2023).

Arya Jha

Secretary (Communications) Youth 20 India

Mr. Anshuman Tripathi

National Security Advisory Board

Sundar Narayanan

Advisor from AI Tech Ethics

Advisor and Consultant, Ethics & Compliance. Tech & Data Ethics Researcher

Sameer Patil (ThinkTank20)

Senior Fellow at Observer Research Foundation

Former Assistant Director at the National Security Council Secretariat in the Prime Minister's Office, India. He is a recipient of the Canberra Fellowship from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australia. Junior Research Fellowship from the University Grants Commission.

Rajat Sen


Founder and Director of Discerning Consulting Services Pvt. Ltd., India Regional Director for FS-ISAC, a not-for-profit organization that advances cybersecurity and resilience in the global financial system.

Sambratha Shetty

Chief Operating Officer

Synergia Foundation, a non-partisan think tank helps to augment decision making at a policy level while enriching individual discourse and public dialogue.

Refael Franco

Former Deputy General Director INCD(Israel National Cyber Directorate)

Received the highest National Israel Security Award. Twenty-eight years of experience in national security (ISA, NISA, INCD). Previously responsible for all of all the Israeli Cyber Defense Operations.

Edan Ring

VP Community Affairs ISOC-IL

Edan Ring is VP of community and social affairs at the Israeli Internet Association (ISOC-IL) and a lecturer on media, communications and social change at the Ben Gurion University of the Negev. He leads the Israeli Internet Association's public activities to promote Internet safety and security, digital literacy and promoting digital rights and equality for minority groups in Israel. He is also a media and communications scholar and researcher with a special focus on the intersection between technology, protest and social movements.

Joydeep Nag

CFO and Chief Strategy officer, Genworks

Senior level Multinational Executive with extensive experience in business leadership and working with Board of Directors, Bankers & Lawyers, Chartered Accountants & Consultants. Established successes in driving enterprise value, growth, globalization and controllership.

Satish Babu


Free Software activist and early Internet advocate. Founding Director of the International Centre for Free and Open Source Software (ICFOSS). Earlier the CEO of SIFFS. Co-founder and President of InApp Information Technologies; Associated with IEEE, Internet Society (ISOC), ICANN, and the Computer Society of India (CSI). Active in Internet Governance since the 2009 IGF.

Ravindran L

MD and CEO, Wealthmax Group of Companies

Member of the Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce

Dr Sunanda Reddy


Developmental Paediatrician in New Delhi with special interest in Early Intervention for children with Neurodevelopmental problems.

Abheejit Khandagale

Vruksh Foundation

Lindy Ajiambo Wafula

CEO of Village Ventures Kenya

Founder of Project Africa. A community organizer advocating for the advancement of women in leadership and decision-making in social, economic and political positions. Works for educating, engaging, and encouraging women in Africa in political leadership and International Development.

Apoorv Kulkarni (OMI Foundation)

Head of Research, OMI Foundation

National Award 2022. UN-India & NIUA Smart Solutions Challenge 2022 Winner. Expert Member, NIUA Advisory Committeeand FICCI Task Force on EPWD. Stanford MBA. Chartered Accountant

Advocate Prem (Kerala High Court)

Lawyer in Kerala High Court

Cyber Security Law Consultant. Lecturer in Academic Institutions, Law Enforcement Agencies, IT Industry, and Corporates. Speaker at various conferences related to cyber law. Policy drafting, frameworks & regulations in various aspects of IT Law.

Matthew Chetty

Impact Area Manager, e-Government at Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), South Africa

African ICT for Development Leader, leads e-Government Impact Area at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in South Africa

Venky Nagan

Ex-CEO Asmara International Ltd

Adjunct professor of Practice, Amrita University

Molly Harriss Olson

Independent Board member and Ex-CEO Fairtrade

Non Executive Director - Global Reporting Initiative

Noel Corriveau

Managing Director, Compliance Solutions at Prodago

Providing strategic advice on privacy and ethical issues related to the use and deployment of emerging technologies. Practicing Data Lawyer for over 10 years

Manojkumar Parmar

Founder, CEO & CTO AIShield

Protecting AI Systems of the World, Serial Entrepreneur, Technology MetaStrategist, Polymath & Board Member

Avinash Agarwal

Deputy Director General (Convergence & Broadcasting), Telecommunication Engineering Centre

Chair, National Working Group-9 corresponding to ITU-T Study Group-9 on "Broadband Cable and TV" Developed a Framework for Fairness Assessment of Artificial Intelligence/ Machine Learning Systems.