Pavan AtukuriDirector & FounderOpen Face Media
With a computer degree and an MBA from US, Pavan spent several years in IT industry working in several countries. After graduating from New York Film Academy in 2012, Pavan chucked his Corporate job in 2013 to start Skipping Stones Media, which makes Corporate FIlms, TV Commercials, Marketing/Promo videos among others. During his IT stint, Pavan worked in Consulting, Strategic Innovation, Delivery, and Sales. He built many IT practices/Teams, and managed Mega/Gama Accounts. Pavan founded a Rotaract Club (Youth club of Rotary) during his college days, and conducted worldâ€™s first â€œMovie & Musicâ€ quiz in Ravindra Bharati, Hyderabad. His short films on social topics were screened in film festivals across the world. He loves traveling and enjoys outdoor sports. He is an avid Golfer and Tennis player. He is a 2014 Fellow in the Startup Leadership Program in Hyderabad.
Pavan Hemdev, Co-Founder, Contact Diaries Pavan Hemdev is the Co-Founder of Contact Diaries, a social and location based mobile search app with listings of restaurants, shops & spas, movie timings, hotels, exciting offers & events and much more. Prior to Contact Diaries, he worked at Acturis, where he concentrated on providing Business Intelligence to Insurers and served as a Technical Business Analyst. He is an expert in Mobile App Development, Computer Linguistics and Data Mining. He is a fan of Motorsports and Music. Pavan is passionate about solving the problem of illiteracy and plans to open a school in the future. He is a 2012 Fellow in the Startup Leadership Program in Mumbai.
Pavan NarraInterventional RadiologistOchsner Clinic Foundation
Pavan Narra is co-inventor and co-founder of AngioSim, a firm that designs and manufacturers angiographic training and simulation equipment for medical students and physicians to acquire and advance skills for vascular interventions. Pavan’s interest in minimally invasive procedures led him to conduct extensive research and authored several publications in the field of vascular and interventional radiology (VIR). He was in his chief year of residency at Boston University Medical Center, Department of Radiology. He is planning on pursuing a fellowship in VIR. Prior to pursuing a medical career, Pavan co-founded CollegeCorner.com in 1996, a website that provided online classifieds, apartment and restaurant guides to the Baylor University community. Pavan currently lives in Boston, MA and interests include traveling, foreign policy, and radiology informatics. Currently he is Interventional Radiologist at Ochsner Clinic Foundation.