Nikhil is the Founder and Editor of MediaNama, a leading publication chronicling the growth of India’s digital ecosystem. He is a TED Fellow, and co-founded Savetheinternet.in to campaign for Net Neutrality in India, which was the largest grassroots campaign in the history of India, with over a million people participating. He is also the co-founder of the Internet Freedom Foundation, which focuses on advocacy for an open Internet in India. At present, Nikhil is a part of initiatives to fix Aadhaar, the world’s largest biometric identity database, covering over 1.19 billion Indians, in a manner that protects privacy. He was named one of India Today’s ‘Indians of Tomorrow under 35’ in 2012.
Session Detail :
Minding The MediaIs Indian policy and law out of touch with news in the digital age?
Nikhil Pahwa, SM Khan, Subi Chaturvedi, Manish TewariModerated by Apar Gupta
- Friday, August 3
- 9.30 – 10.30
- Silver Oak