Arvind Swamy

We, at Tessellate are thrilled to announce a new chief guest! A trailblazing actor who moonlights as a mathematics teacher; we are honoured to welcome Arvind Swamy, the star of numerous movies including Roja, Bombay, Devaraagam and Thani Oruvan. His colourful address will include his journey as an artist and his mathematical initiatives, be there or be square.
Date: 3rd February, 2018, 3 PM - 4 PM.

Arun Krishnamurthy

Arun Krishnamurthy (born 1986) is an Indian environmental activist who has initiated the campaign of cleaning various lakes across India. He is known for founding the NGO, Environmentalist Foundation of India (EFI) in 2011 based in Chennai which has its branches in other cities such as Hyderabad, Delhi and Coimbatore. Arun with the organisation has been successful in cleaning at least 17 lakes in the country and having worked in Google before quitting the job to dedicate voluntarily. He was chosen as among the five people for prestigious Rolex Awards for Enterprise award in 2012 for scientific lake restoration in Chennai.
Date: 2nd February, 2018, 2 PM- 3 PM

Balaji Viswanathan

With close to 3,27,000 followers on Quora, Balaji Viswanathan, CEO of Invento, is the most followed person on Quora. He also has over 3,700 Quora answers to a diverse range of questions in his name. In his bio, Balaji describes himself as a ‘writer, wanderer, coder, marketer, product manager and a crazy driver’. He runs a robotics company, but cheekily adds, "We build our robots not in China."
Date: 3rd February, 2018, 12 PM - 1:30 PM