ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival is India’s most renowned literary festival, attracting writers, historians, politicians, business leaders, humanitarians, and entertainers to the Pink City. Founded in 2006, the event has hosted nearly 2,000 speakers and welcomed over a million booklovers from across India and the globe. The 11th edition of ZEE JLF featured conversations on various themes including Charting a World without Borders, Dark Matter and Dinosaurs, Magical Mystery Tour: The Beatles in India and Undercover in North Korea: Facts and Fictions. The event hosted renowned names like Pico Iyer, Amy Tan, Gurmehar Kaur, Shashi Tharoor, Rashmi Bansal, Ashwin Sanghi and former Afghanistan president Hamid Karzai amongst others.
An initiative that celebrates creative communication and marketing, ZEE Kyoorius Designyatra provides a platform to empower and sustain the creative industry in India, nd secure its rightful place in shaping the growth of the country. The theme for the 12th edition of Designyatra, ‘Optimism’, stemmed from the need to open the stage to stories of hope for a better world. The biggest annual conference on design and innovation, Designyatra, saw a stellar line-up of speakers comprising Jon Noorlander (Method Design), Morag Myerscough (Studio Myerscough), Graham Fink (Ogilvy), Stephen Burks (Man Made), Lord Christopher Laverty (Clothes on Film) and many more, who brought various narratives of optimism and how creativity and design can have infinite possibilities and far reaching impact to bring about a social change.
ZEE MELT is a festival of creativity and innovation in the field of marketing and communication. Bringing together some of the biggest names in marketing, media and digital innovation, ZEE MELT 2017 saw over 1,600 visitors attending the festival with the key theme being ‘Disruptive Marketing’. The third edition of the event aimed to help advertising, media, digital and marketing professionals become familiar with the changes led by emerging technologies. The renowned speakers included industry experts like D Shivakumar (former Chairman and CEO, PepsiCo), Rajan Anandan (Vice President, Google), David Weeks (Executive Director, The Week), Nick Lanzafame (Director, Strategic Insights & Data Standards, Buzzfeed), Sarah Owen (Senior Editor, Marketing, WGSN) and Dave Trott (author) amongst others.