The Lloyd Group of Institutions presented the "Women Achievers Mahila Shakti Awards 2021" on the occasion of International Women's Day 2021

08th March, 2021

On the occasion of the International Women’s Day, Lloyd Group of Institutions celebrated International Women's Day, on Monday 8th March 2021 at the Lloyd Campus.

The event centered on the theme “Women in Leadership: Achieving an Equal Future in a COVID-19 World”. This theme celebrated the tremendous efforts of women around the world in shaping a balanced, diverse and fair world. Lloyd Group presented "Women Achievers Mahila Shakti Awards - 2021" to salute the women leaders of our times. The awards were given to women in the categories of Education, Research & Development, Social Welfare, Culture, Healthcare and some other Special Categories for their tremendous accomplishments and contributions to society. Honorable Chief Guest Adv. Nupur Sharma, National Spokesperson BJP and Advocate, Supreme Court of India was present as the Chief Guest at the event to felicitate the awardees and panelists.

On this auspicious occasion, two wonderful panel discussions were held on the topics: " Has the Pandemic Reinforced the Glass Ceiling” and” Gender Equality: What it means to You?" The esteemed panelists came from diverse professional, academic and personal backgrounds and areas of expertise and complemented each other perfectly to produce a stimulating, dynamic and thought provoking conversation. Two highly accomplished female students were also given awards.

The esteemed awardees were Ms. Ishi Khosla, Clinical Nutritionist, Author, Entrepreneur, Researcher & Welfare Worker, Founder Whole Foods, Ms. Mala Sekhri: Co-Founder Musiconcepts, Lifestyle Media Guru, Dr. Aparna Sethi: Founder ProTouch and Social Activist, Ms. Vaishali Joshi Mehta: Founder, Sunshine Society, Ms. Neetu Panesar: Homemaker, Ms. Sabina Vaisoha: Consultant, TV18, Ms. Rekha Aggarwal: Principal, Sri Sathya Sai Vidya Vihar School and Dr. Kaynnat Kazi: Blog Writer, Solo Female Traveller, Photographer and Prof. Dr Shweta Anand, Dean Academics GBU and some other prominent personalities.

The event was beautifully conceptualized and executed under the mentorship and guidance of the President of the Lloyd Group of Institutions, Mr. Manohar Thairani and The Group Director, Dr. Vandana Arora Sethi who are both firm advocates of woman empowerment and also launched a Female Student Scholarship post the event.