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2022 Annual IC3 Conference Theme
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The 2022 Annual IC3 Conference theme includes the following sub-themes:

Access at the Core of the Counseling Pedagogy


Outreach 2.0








Student-Centered Career Exploration

5th Annual IC3 Conference Speakers

Keynote Address

Mrs. Roshni Nadar Malhotra
Chairperson, HCL Technologies & Trustee, Shiv Nadar Foundation

Fireside Chat with IC3 Leadership

Mrs. Roshni Nadar Malhotra
Chairperson, HCL Technologies & Trustee, Shiv Nadar Foundation
Mr. Shikhar Malhotra
Vice Chairman & CEO, HCL Healthcare & Trustee, Shiv Nadar Foundation

2021 Session Speakers Include:

Mr. Abizer Merchant
Director, India & Sri Lanka, Macquarie University
Ms. Aditi Lele
EducationUSA Adviser, EducationUSA at Mumbai, United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF), Mumbai, India
Ms. Andrea McLeod-Karim
International Regional Manager, International Recruitment and Business Development, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
Mr. Anil Kumar Nair
Director of Admissions & Outreach, Shiv Nadar University, Delhi NCR, India
Dr. Anita Patankar
Director, Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts, Pune, India
Abha Adams
Mrs. Abha Adams
Vice Chair, Ahvaan Trust
Abhimanyu Basu
Mr. Abhimanyu Basu
Dean of Academics, Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai, India
Abhinay Muthoo
Professor Abhinay Muthoo
Professor, University of Warwick
Aileen Lee
Ms. Aileen Lee
CSO/Executive Director of College Counseling, The Affiliated High School of Peking University, Beijing, China
Ms. Aishath Hussain Mohamed
Career Guidance Counselor, Ghiyasuddin International School, HR Lecturer, MAPS College, and Executive member, MAHRP
Mr. Ajay Tayade
Career Counselor, The Doon School
Ms. Amber Longtin
Senior International Admissions Counselor, Michigan State University, Lansing, U.S.
Ms. Ambika Kaul
Career and College Counselor, Delhi Public School, R.K. Puram, New Delhi, India
Amrita Ghulati
Ms. Amrita Ghulati
Academic Head, IC3 Institute, Mumbai, India
Director of Admissions, NYU Abu Dhabi, U.A.E
Academic Head, IC3 Institute, Mumbai, India
Dr. Anju Chazot
Founder-Director, Mahatma Gandhi International School
Ms. Anju Deoskar
Associate Director, Admissions Outreach, FLAME University, Pune, India
Mr. Ankit Mehta
Regional Recruitment Adviser, International Relationships, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
Ankur Vohra
Mr. Ankur Vohra
Director, Outreach and International Admissions, O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU), Delhi-NCR, India
Aparna Shankar
Ms. Aparna Shankar
Professor, Psychology, FLAME University, Pune, India
Mr. Arjya B. Majumdar
Dean, Admissions and Outreach, O.P. Jindal Global University
Arsene Mabadjam Katawa
Mr. Arsène Mabadjam Katawa
High School English Teacher and Counselor and Founder and Chairperson, EDULCOD Togo, Togo
Asma Ansari
Ms. Asma Ansari
Dean CIE and Placements, Career Counsellor, Daly College Indore, India
Barry Phipps
Mr. Barry Phipps
Deputy Head of School, OGC and JVLR Campuses, Child Safeguarding Lead, Mumbai, India
Ms. Bhakti Shah
Director, Krea University, Sri City, Andra Pradesh, India
Bibek Banerjee
Dr. Bibek Banerjee
Senior Dean and University Head of Strategic Initiatives, Director, School of Management and Entrepreneurship (SME) University Professor, Marketing, Strategy & Economics, Shiv Nadar University
Ms. Bridget Herrera
College Counselor, American International School Dhaka, Bangladesh
Ms. Candice Aldrich
Regional Manager, Admissions Unit, University of St Andrews
Christopher Coupland
Mr. Christopher Coupland
Director, International Undergraduate Enrolment, Queen's University, Canada
Daniel Marschner
Dr. Daniel Marschner
Director of International Admission, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, U.S.
Darlene Fischer
Dr. Darlene Fisher
IB Lead Educator, NEASC International Accreditation Leader, New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Deepa Thiagarajan
Dr. Deepa Thiagarajan
Director, Michigan State University, U.S.
Dhiren Rana
Mr. Dhiren Rana
Coordinator, St. Dominics High School, Hyderabad, India
Ms. Dhwani Dodeja
SEN Coordinator & Career Guidance Counselor, The Kalyani School, Pune, India
Dr. Dwarika Prasad Uniyal
Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Development & Leadership) & Founding Dean, School of Economics & Finance, RV University
Ms. Ekta Jain
Counselor, Delhi Public School, Surat, India
Ms. Evana Choudhury
Career Guidance Counselor, Scholastica
Ganesh Kohli
Mr. Ganesh Kohli
Founder, IC3 Movement, Mumbai, India
Gopal Karunakaran
Col. Gopal Karunakaran
CEO, Shiv Nadar School; Executive Director, Shiv Nadar University
Dr. Gurpreet Singh
Director of Asia, University of Newcastle
Ms. Hansa Sachdeva
Director, Admissions & Financial Aid and Communications, BML Munjal University, India
Ms. Harshita Tripathi
Senior Manager, Research and Partnerships, Shiv Nadar University, Noida, India
Dr. Ian VanderBurg
Director of the Centre for Education in Mathematics and Computing (CEMC) and Lecturer in Faculty of Mathematics, University of Waterloo
Mr. Jason Martisek
Assistant Director, International Recruitment and Admissions, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, U.S.
Ms. Jennifer Tassell
Counselor, International School of Panama, Panama City, Panama
Jennifer Dewar
Ms. Jennifer Dewar
Head of Strategic Engagement, Duolingo, St. Louis, U.S.
Jennifer Mathews
Ms. Jennifer Mathews
Director, International Admissions, Office of Admissions, Syracuse University, U.S.
Jeremy Matula
Mr. Jeremy Matula
Lead Strategic Engagement Manager, Duolingo English Test, Lancaster, U.S.
Jessica calhoun
Dr. Jessica Calhoun
Assistant Dean of Admissions and Alumni Affairs, The American College of the Mediterranean-Institute for American Universities, San Diego, U.S.
Jim McLaughlin
Mr. Jim McLaughlin
Co-Chair, IC3 Movement, Philadelphia, U.S.
Joan Liu
Ms. Joan Liu
University Advisor, United World College of SE Asia, East Campus, Singapore
Joe Morrison
Mr. Joe Morrison
CEO/Founder, Concourse Global, New York, U.S.
Dr. John P Egan
Associate Dean Learning & Teaching, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Jugnu Roy
Ms. Jugnu Roy
Country Manager, India, Education New Zealand (New Zealand), New Delhi, India
Julie Chiu
Ms. Julie Chiu
International Admissions Officer, University of Southern California, U.S.
Ms. Kala Anand
Director - Partnerships & Career Services, Krea University
Gurumurthy Kalaichelvan
Dr. Kalaichelvan Gurumurthy
Senior Professor, School of Agriculture & Director- Undergraduate Admissions, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, India
Kalika Moniz
Ms. Kalika Moniz
College and Career Counsellor, Avasara Academy
Kanchi Khanna
Mrs. Kanchi Khanna
Senior Director, Admissions and Outreach, Plaksha, India
Kate Lotz
Ms. Kate Lotz
Associate Director, Communications, KIC UnivAssist, Washington D.C., U.S.
Kavita Arora
Dr. Kavita Arora, MBBS, MD (Psych), CCST
Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Children First Mental Health Institute
Mrs. Ketevan Maghlakelidze
Head of School, Enko Riverside International School, Enko Education, Georgia, U.S.
Kevin Hostetler
Mr. Kevin Hostetler
Strategic Engagement Manager, Duolingo English Test, U.S.
Kevin House
Dr. Kevin House (FCCT)
Education Futures Architect, Education in Motion; Associate Professor in Practice, Durham University
Ms. Keerthi BR
Admissions Officer, The Learning Curve International School
Ms. Khushboo Taparia Bedi
Coordinator SAMCARA, The Career Counseling Cell, The Sanskaar Valley School, Bhopal, India
Knowledge Chikundi
Mr. Knowledge Chikundi
Founder, African Science Buskers Festival, Zimbabwe
Kristoffer Toribio
Mr. Kristoffer Toribio
Manager, International Admissions, Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, California, U.S.
Kshitiz Dahal
Mr. Kshitiz Dahal
Counselor and Lecturer, GEMS School, Kathmandu, Nepal
Kshitiza Singh
Dr. Kshitiza Singh
Career & College Counselor, Hopetown Girls' School, Dehradun, India
Kunal Bahl
Mr. Kunal Bahl
Founder & CEO, Snapdeal
Lisa Loberg
Dr. Lisa Loberg
Director of Study Abroad, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, U.S.
Dr. Lloyd Ackert
Teaching Professor, Department of History, Drexel University
Madhav Neupane
Mr. Madhav Neupane
Guidance Counselor and Chemistry Faculty, Ullens School
Mamta Sharma
Ms. Mamta Sharma
Independent Education Consultant & Former Education Counselor, Delhi Public School R.K. Puram, New Delhi, India
Manju Sharma
Ms. Manju Sharma
University Guidance Counselor, B. D. Somani International School, Mumbai, India
Mr. Mark Deane
Associate Director-Career Services, FLAME University
Meenakshi Mattoo
Ms. Meenakshi Mattoo
University Guidance Counselor, B.D. Somani International School, Mumbai, India
Ms. Meenu Arora
Assistant Director Outreach, Krea University, Sri City, India
Ms. Molly Witt
Associate Director, University of Vermont, Burlington, U.S.
Monika Chaudhary
Ms. Monika Chaudhary
Market Development Manager, Education New Zealand, New Delhi, India
Mr. Moustafa Ezz
Director of International Recruitment, Huron University, Canada
Mrs. Naghma Khan
Head of College Advisory & Higher Studies, Delhi Public School International, Gurgaon, India
Namita Mehta
Ms. Namita Mehta
Independent Education Counselor, Mumbai, India
Neha Bahl
Ms. Neha Bahl
Director, IC3 Institute, India
NV Varghese
Dr. N.V. Varghese
Vice-Chancellor, National Institute of Educational Planning and Administration, New Delhi, India
Niki McInteer
Dr. Niki McInteer
Associate Dean of Admissions, International, Undergraduate Admissions, Wake Forest University, North Carolina, U.S.
Nishi Misra
Mrs. Nishi Misra
Principal, Scindia Kanya Vidyalaya Gwalior
Nitina Dua
Ms. Nitina Dua
Head of Department, Career Guidance Centre, Shiv Nadar School, Noida, India
Dr. Padmakali Banerjee
Pro Vice Chancellor & Dean Academics, Amity University, Haryana, India
Professor Pankaj Chandra
Vice Chancellor, Ahmedabad University
Dr. Partha Chatterjee
Professor and Head of the Department of Economics, Shiv Nadar University, Noida, India
Dr. Patrick Coleman
Academic Programme Manager, Faculty of Environment, Society and Design (FESD) and University Studies and English Language (USEL), Lincoln University, New Zealand
Philip Cherian
Mr. Philip Cherian
Teaching Fellow, Ashoka University, India
Ms. Prabha Dhoonooah
Chemistry Teacher, Dean of Studies and School Career Counselor at College du Saint Esprit, Quatre Bornes, Mauritius
Ms. Pragati Pandey
University Counselor, Aga Khan Academy,
Mr. Prathamesh Paingankar
Regional Representative (India), Ohio University, Athens, U.S.A.
Mr. Prithvi Datta Chandra Shobhi
Divisional Chair of Humanities & Social Sciences, Krea University, Sri City, India
Ms. Priya Gupta
Head College Counseling & Higher Education Program, The International School, Bangalore, India
Dr. Preeti Kohli
Dr. Preeti Kohli
Co-Founder & Director, The Aha Movement, Mumbai, India
Rachana Sippy
Ms. Rachana Sippy
Career Coach & College Counselor, Dubai International Academy, Dubai, UAE
Raja GuhaThakurta
Dr. Raja Guhathakurta
Professor, Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of California, Santa Cruz, U.S.
Dr. Rajat Kathuria
Dean, School of Humanities & Social Sciences, Shiv Nadar University, Noida, India
Rajeev Kumar Singh
Dr. Rajeev Singh
Associate Dean, Associate Professor, Shiv Nadar University, New Delhi, India
Rajesh Nair
Dr. Rajesh Nair
Health Psychology, Professor and Director, Amity Institute of Behavioural & Allied Sciences, Amity University, Haryana, India
Ramya Modukuri
Ms. Ramya Modukuri
College & Career Counselor, Manthan International School, Hyderabad, India
Ms. Rani Bansal
Sr. Manager, Lend a Hand India, Mumbai, India
Ms. Regina Tantri
University Guidance Counselor, British School Jakarta, Indonesia
Reshma Madhusudan
Ms. Reshma Madhusudan
Principal, The Creative School, Bengaluru, India
Mr. Rohit Kandari
Associate Director, University Relations and Outreach, KIC UnivAssist, Mumbai, India
Mr. Roshan Walkerley
Deputy Head of Student Recruitment (International), University of Cambridge, U.K.
Ruchika Castelino
Ms. Ruchika Castelino
University Guidance Counselor, The British School, New Delhi, India
Mr. Ryan Benitez
Founder & CEO, Mētō, Columbia, U.S.
Mr. Sahil Aggarwal
CEO, Rishihood University
Sameer Arora
Mr. Sameer Arora
Vice Principal, Legacy School Bangalore, India
Mr. Sandeep Chhabra
Principal, Indus International School, Pune, India
Mrs. Sanjukta Mukherjee
Senior Educator, Shiv Nadar School, Noida, India
Santosh Kumar Kudtarkar
Dr. Santosh Kumar Kudtarkar
Dean, FLAME School of Liberal Education, FLAME University, Pune, India
Sapna Goel
Ms. Sapna Goel
Career Guidance Counselor and Behavioral Counseling Consultant, Mayo College, Ajmer
Ms. Sara Roberts
International Recruitment Officer, Imperial College London, U.K.
Sarah Noppen
Ms. Sarah Noppen
Director, International Admissions, Florida International University, U.S.
Ms. Sarah Peterson
College Counselor, International School of Hellerup
Mrs. Saritha Balanagar
College and Career Advisor, Sancta Maria International School, Hyderabad, India
Saryu Bansal
Ms. Saryu Bansal
Senior Manager, Outreach, Plaksha, India
Saumya Tripathi
Mrs. Saumya Tripathi
Career Counselor, Unison World School, Dehradun, India
Ms. Seetha Murty
Director Education, Silver Oaks International Schools, Hyderabad, Bangalore, and Visakhapatnam, President, Heads Association of IB World Schools, India, Vice Chairperson, CBSE Schools Association, Hyderabad, India
Sheena Mehta
Ms. Sheena Mehta
Director of London Office, IE University
Ms. Shelly Jain
Deputy Group University Admission Counselor, Enko Education
Shikha Vij
Ms. Shikha Vij
Career Counselor, Step by Step School, Noida, India
Shilpa Gupta
Ms. Shilpa Gupta
University Advisor, UWC ISAK Japan
Mr. Shishir Upadhyaya
(Senior International Adviser, Lehigh University (Pennsylvania, U.S.), New Delhi, India)
Shivangi Panchal
Mrs. Shivangi Panchal
Executive Director School Counselor, Ahmedabad International School, Ahmedabad, India
Ms. Shubhra Sinha
Head of School, Ekya School, Byrathi
Ms. Smriti Singh
Former Study Abroad Coordinator and School Counselor, City Montessori School, Lucknow, India
Sofia Sanchez
Ms. Sofia Sanchez
Transfer Recruitment Specialist, International Admissions, Florida International University, Miami, U.S.
Mr. Sriram Raghavan
Joint Director - Office of Career Services, O.P. Jindal Global University
Srividya SivaKumar
Dr. Srividya Sivakumar
Teacher, Samskaara Academy, Coimbatore, India
Stephen Harris
Dr. Stephen Harris
Chief Learning Officer and Co-founder, Learnlife
Mr. Stephen Turban
Director & Co-Founder, Lumiere Education, Cambridge, U.S.
Ms. Sudarshana Shukla
Counselor, Cathedral & John Connon School, Mumbai, India
Sudha Sahay
Ms. Sudha Sahay
Principal, Senior School, The Shri Ram School Aravali, Gurugram, India
Professor Sudhir K. Jain
Director, Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar
Dr. Sundar Venkatesh
Department of Finance, Accounting and Control, School of Management and Entrepreneurship (SME), Thailand
Ms. Susana De Urruela
College Counseling Director, APDE Schools, Guatemala
Mr. Swaraj Nandan
Director, KIC UnivAssist, U.S.
Tiffany Goulet
Ms. Tiffany Goulet
University Counselor, Oberoi International School, Mumbai, India
Ms. Upasana Kinra
Counselor, Delhi Public School International, New Delhi, India
Dr. Uttiyo Raychaudhuri
Vice Provost for Internationalization, University of Denver, U.S.
Mrs. Vandana Murjani
Head, Career Counseling Cell, The Emerald Heights International School. Indore, India
Vanita Uppal
Ms. Vanita Uppal, OBE
Director, The British School New Delhi
Ms. Veronika Kotova
Project Assistant, The Beijing Center for Chinese Studies, (Beijing, China), Moscow, Russia
Vineet Joshi
Dr. Vineet Joshi
Director General (DG) of NTA – National Testing Agency; Chairperson, NCTE – National Council for Teacher Education; Additional Secretary of Higher Education – Central Universities, Government of India
Mr. Vineet Sabharwal
Senior Director Admissions & Financial Aid, Ashoka University
Mr. Vir S Anand
Director, University of St Andrews (Scotland, U.K.) Global Office, New Delhi, India
Vishaka Ranjan
Ms. Vishaka Ranjan
Independent Educator, Gurukool Academy
Zia Isola
Dr. Zia Isola
Director, Research Mentoring Internship Program, University of California, Santa Cruz, U.S.