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Topic – Sustainable Energy
Group 1 – Classes 1st to 3rd, Group 2 Classes 4th and 5th.
Our Panel of Judges –
Elizabeth Jane combines over 14 years of experience in a range of roles across media sectors. She has been a journalist for the bulk of her career, covering news from the field as a reporter, while also offering analytical perspectives on developments from the studio, as a Senior Anchor. She has worked with India’s national broadcaster DD News in Delhi, with the BBC World Service in London, TV 18 Network and the India Today Group.
Before moving to India’s news-capital, New Delhi, Elizabeth spent more than five formative years in the Maximum City, Mumbai, where she assisted Prahlad Kakar on making ad-films and also worked on TV serials and documentaries with directors like Vikas Desai and Ajay Kartik. At Banyan Tree Communications, she worked as a Senior News Editor/ presenter, handling political news in the South-Asian region for an internet radio station and also wrote pilot scripts for fiction formats on radio.
Elizabeth gained a Masters Degree in Communication Studies from Pune University after graduating in Psychology, English Literature and Journalism, from Mount Carmel College, Bangalore.
Recently, following a sabbatical to raise her child, she turned to flexitime work options. She worked as Senior Editor with Trans Asia News Service, a portal offering news and analysis from an Asian perspective, where she interviewed the Dalai Lama.
Most recently, she brought to bear her collective experience to manage the Communications and Media management services for a Tata Trusts initiative called Social Alpha. At this Bangalore-based startup specialising in the ‘social business’ sector, her work entailed content creation, copywriting, PR and media relations, as well as communications strategy for internal and external stakeholders & events.
Elizabeth is an animal-lover, is passionate about plants, enjoys photography, and is keenly interested in health & fitness.
Madhavi Srivastava is an acclaimed Contemporary Fine Artist based in Mumbai. Her artworks are in acrylic and mostly in watercolour and her creative genre/specialized area is watercolour realism. Her artworks have been displayed in many prestigious art galleries and national/international art festivals in different cities. Her artworks have also been featured in an international art book named ‘’Art Freaks Global’’ along with various other artists of international fame. She has recently been awarded with ‘’ SHATAKSHI WOMEN’S AWARD – to the one who empowers’’ for her inspiring art journey in the category ‘” Most inspiring woman’’.
Her paintings have been exhibited at
• Nehru Centre Art Gallery, Worli, Mumbai in November, 2015,
• Kamalnayan Bajaj Art Gallery, Nariman Point ,Mumbai in April 2017
• International Art Fair at Delhi (conducted by Lalit Kala Academy) in February 2018.
• Civil Services Officers Institute Art Gallery, New Delhi, Feb-March 2018.
• RPR Art Gallery, New Delhi, April 2018.
• Cymroza Art Gallery, Breach Candy, Mumbai, March 2018.
• India Art Festival, Nehru Centre,Worli,Mumbai 17th -20th January,2019.
• The Address at Ghatkopar (West), December 2019.
Her artworks can be seen at her website www.madhaviartworks.in
She can also be reached on her facebook and Instagram handles:
A professional Art Director who graduated as a Commercial Artist from Sir J. J. School of Applied Art & Architecture. He specialises in set designing and execution for event industry and has been in the industry for 16+ years now. Following are some of his creations.
Deepika Parmar, from Mumbai is an Arts and Crafts tutor. 29 years of age, she takes art lessons for all age groups.
She is proficient in Dot mandala, Lippan art, Relief art, Jaipur marble art, mural art, Kerala mural art, oil pastel and other art forms.
Her work can be viewed on her Facebook page : https://www.facebook.com/Mayra-creation-110853040579076/