February 16, 2024 & February 17, 2024  @ 09:00 am - 04:00 pm


In Partnership With

NHRDN Pune Chapter

Title Sponsors

Tata Motors

Knowledge Partner

Three Fish Consulting

Coach to Transformation

Supported by

Maruma Consultancy

Hosted by ICF Pune Charter Chapter

Supported by Anahat

Supported by

Regal Unlimitied

In Collaboration With

ICF Pune Charter Chapter is thrilled to invite you to ICF India Coaching Conclave on the theme of Impact of Coaching: Purpose and Prosperity. Designed for practitioners as well as clients of coaching, this event promises to be a unique gathering of like-minded professionals who share a passion for coaching, seeking to harness their potential for positive change while ensuring sustainable prosperity.
We can’t wait to welcome you to this enlightening and enriching event. Together, let’s make a lasting impact through our coaching journeys.

What’s in store for you

  1. The cost of 1 free coaching session is included in your registration (for non-coaches )
  2. If you have been thinking of becoming a coach yourself, there will be experts from coach training companies on hand to answer your queries.
  3. Get to learn about the value of coaching
  4. Get free AI coach Chatbot for you and your friends and family


This conference promises an extra-ordinary learning experience. Whether you are someone who is just starting out your coaching journey or have been a Master of the craft; whether you are just curious about coaching or have already experienced coaching; this conference has something to offer to you.Here is a list of indicative topics:

  • Coaching in the wake of Technology Disruption
  • Borderless Coaching
  • Playfulness and Creativity
  • Building human connections at work and beyond
  • Language of coaching & Multi-generational workforce
  • Team-coaching for Organisational performance
  • Clearing the path to Masterful coaching
  • Neuro-Diversity in coaching
  • Coaching as a culture, not just an intervention
  • Leadership Lessons from the Defence Forces
  • Branding and sales for coaches

Our Speakers & Panelists

Anubha Khanna, PCC

Director – Coaching and Development

Dr. Louie Gardiner

PhD, MBA, BA (hons), FRSA

Karthi Marshan

PR, CSR and HR at Kotak

Rajat Garg, MCC

founder of Coach-To-Transformation & Meeraq

Robert Garcia, ACC

V.P. & Chief Staff Officer

Dr. Shikha Sindhu

Deputy Director and Head of HR

Rani Beliappa

Industry Mentor

Udit Bhatia

Leadership & Team coach

Murari Ramuka

Author, Mentor & Advocate

Dr. Pradnya Parasher

Founder CEO of Three fish Consulting

Shruti Kulkarni

Creative leader & Coach

Tonya Echols, PCC

Managing Principal and Founder of Vigere

Janaki Venkat

Founder of Anahat

C S Mahesh

Founder of Anahat

Samir Nakra

Retd. Major in Army

Programme: Day 1

09.30 – 10.00     Registration

10.10 – 10.15     Opening Plenary: Lamp-Lighting, Welcome by Conference Chair (Majestic Hall)

10.15 – 11.00


The Sky’s the Limit: Trends in the Science and Future of Coaching Dr Jeffery Hull, Executive Director, IOC (Majestic Hall)

Jeffrey Hull-IOC

Executive Director

11.00 – 11.15    Admin Announcements/ Venue Orientation (Majestic Hall)

11.15 – 11.45     Networking Tea

11.45 – 12.30

Using Gestalt Principles in Coaching

Dr Yaron Ziv (Soveriegn Hall)

Coaching Works!

Pooja Bansal, CHRO, Piaggio India (Majestic Hall)


12.35 – 13.00

Biomimicry & Design Thinking in Coaching:

Shiva Subramaniam (Sovereign Hall)

Demystifying ICF Competencies

Srikanthan K. (Majestic Hall)

Role of Hogan Assessment in Coaching (Royal I Hall)

13.00 – 14.00    Networking Lunch

14.00 – 14.30    Skit by ICF Pune Chapter coaches (Majestic Hall)

14.35 – 15.15

Coaching in the wake of disruptive technology

Panel: Vinita Gera, Murari Ramuka, Venkatesh

Subramanian, Devika Thorat (Majestic Hall)

Laser coaching demo with debrief on process

Arvind Ramasundaram, Coach To Transformation (Sovereign Hall)

Workshop: neuro-diversity & coaching

Shruti Kulkarni (Royal I Hall)

15.20 – 16.00

Breaking out of the power paradox

C S Mahesh and Janaki Venkat (Sovereign Hall)

Language of coaching & multi-generational workforce

Panel: Dr Shikha Sindhu, Aman Rajabali, Shradha Mehta, Prof. Winston Jacob, Subramanian Kalpathy (Majestic Hall)

Creativity In Coaching using Meraki picture cards

Jaya Bhateja (Royal I Hall)

16.00 – 16.30   Networking Tea

16.30 – 17.15    Connection Compassion Courage 

                            Compassion, Courage and Capability: Leadership Lessons from the Military Forces : Samir Nakra, Nitin Welde, Naveen Badrinarayan, Dr Rupinder Kaur                                 (Majestic Hall)

17.15 – 17.45   Day 1 Closing Plenary: Mr. Biswaroop Mukherjee, Head HR, Commercial Vehicles, Tata Motors (Majestic Hall)

17.45 – 18.30    Networking/ Selfies

Programme: Day 2

09.30 – 09.45     Opening Plenary

09.45 – 10.15     Keynote: Navigating the Polarity of Business Performance and Leadership: Tonya Echols, Chair, Professional Coaches Board, ICF

10.20 – 11.00     Coaching as a culture, not just an intervention

                              Panel: Robert Garcia, Rajat Garg, Udit Bhatia, Rani Beliappa, Dr. Pradnya Parashar

11.00 – 11.25     Tea

11.30 – 12.15

Presence in action

Dr Louie Gardiner

Team Coaching for Org Performance

Panel: Gunajn Malviya (Liberty Insurance), Gaurav Jhala (Tata Motors), Dharmesh Shah, Dr. Mahesh Deshmukh

12.15 – 12.40

Coaching Supervision and a coach, a learning partnership

Rekha Hatkananglekar

Internal Coaching, The PWC Story

Bhavna Joshii

12.45 – 13.30     Lunch

13.30 – 14.00     Mime Performance                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Radhakant, President, ICF Delhi Charter Chapter

14.20 – 15.20    Personal Branding : Intention, Intensity and Impact:                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Karthi Marshan, Ex-CMO, Kotak Group

15.20 – 15.45    Closing Plenary

                             Robert Garcia, VP of Coaching in Organisations, ICF

15.45 – 16.15     Tea and Departure

Networking and Collaboration

Beyond the structured sessions, the conference offers numerous opportunities to connect with fellow coaches, share experiences, and foster valuable collaborations.

The conference will feature an International 1st of its kind experience where Credentialed Coaches, their existing/potential clients and end users will get access to A.I./M.L. techniques 1st hand, with total privacy and anonymity, which will demonstrate certain aspects of Coaching in realistic & practical ways. They will discover the potential that Coaching offers, and at the same time, show how Coaches can use AI/ML techniques to expand their reach and possibly get much more Coaching leads.

Exclusive Offer for attendees:

Get licences of AI coach CoachBot included with your registration fee.

CoachBot is an AI chatbot trained as a multi-lingual personal growth coach, with which you can have a coaching conversation online, related to personal and/or professional growth. 

Credentialed coaches will get 11 licenses worth Rs. 3,232, that you may share with your clients to let them have an experience of coaching. The chatbot is programmed to prompt the client to reach out to you, the human Coach, for in-depth coaching.

Participants who are not a coach will get 4 licenses, worth Rs. 1,175, that you may use for your self and share with friends and family to have a coaching chat conversation for personal and/or professional growth. It will give recommendation and contact details of credentialed coaches (from the conference attendees) to continue the process with a professional. 

The chatbot is a creation of ApnaVikas.com, founded by a credentialed coach, with the vision to provide personal development tools to every Indian in their mother tongue, by leveraging cutting-edge Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. 

The personal information of end-users such as phone or email will not be shared with the CoachBot. No login required. Detailed terms and conditions available during the conference.

About ICF in India

ICF is the world’s largest professional coaching organization with over 50,000 credentialed coaches across 150 countries. India is one of the fast-growing markets for coaching, with over 1,500 credentialed coach practitioners across 6 ICF chapters in India. This year’s Conference is the 5th one in India and 1st in Pune.

About ICF Pune Charter Chapter

ICF Pune Charter Chapter has been contributing to the Coaching profession for close to six years. With over 100 members whose expertise spans across Coaching, LnD, HR, Entrepreneurship, Academics and Business Leadership; we are  known as one of the most vibrant, growing and robust chapters.

To discuss sponsorship and partnership opportunities, contact:

Dr Mahesh Deshmukh