ElsaMarie has spoken at the following events:

  • Speaker at the SXSW 2019, Austin, USA, 9 March 2019
  • Speaker at the Rotary International 2019 International Assembly, San Diego, 15 January 2019
  • Speaker at Sankalp Global Forum, Mumbai, 11 December 2018
  • Hosted TEDxVersovaWomen in Mumbai, 9 December 2018
  • Speaker at Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, Boston, USA, 4 December 2018
  • Speaker at Foote School, New Haven, USA, 3 December 2018
  • Speaker at Hemispheres, New Haven, USA, 30 November 2018
  • Speaker at Ezra Stiles College, Yale University, USA 30 November 2018
  • Panelist at Global Leadership Class Panel, Yale School of Management, USA, 28 November 2018
  • Speaker and Moderator at BMW Foundation Roundtable "Female Leadership for Resilient Cities", Udaipur, India, 23-25 November 2018
  • Speaker and Presenter at NYU, USA, 15 November 2018
  • Speaker and Presenter at the Paris Peace Forum, Paris, 11-13 November, 2018
  • Hosted an interactive event "Inspiring Action", Yale, USA, 10 November 2018
  • Speaker at a panel discussion at ANY, Yale, USA, 8 November 2018
  • Speaker at a panel "WE@Yale", Yale, USA, 6 November 2018
  • Speaker at "Global Innovation Series: Innovations in Technology and Visualization for Human Rights", Yale, USA, 31 October 2018
  • Speaker at "Global Innovation Series: Women’s’ Rights in India", Yale, USA, 30 October 2018
  • Hosted a book reading and fireside chat with Eirliani Abdul Rahman on her book "Survivors - Breaking the Silence around Child Sexual Abuse", Yale, USA, 29 October 2018
  • Speaker at a Fireside chat - Boundary Breaker - Asian American Cultural Centre, Yale, 25 October 2018
  • Speaker at a panel "Global Social Entrepreneurship: Challenges and Opportunities", Yale, USA, 23 October 2018
  • Speaker at an event "Designing Solutions for Communities", Yale, USA, 20 October 2018 
  • Speaker at a panel "Creating a Safe Environment for Children", Yale, USA, 15 October 2018
  • Hosted an interactive event "Design Sprint - Safecity Mobile App", Yale, USA, 13 October 2018
  • Speaker at a panel "Women, Peace and Security", Yale, USA, 11 October 2018
  • Rotary New Haven, USA, 9 October 2018
  • Good Society Seminar on "Rights", Yale Greenberg World Fellows, Yale, USA 3 October 2018
  • Speaker at a panel on Barriers and Enablers - Cultural Stereotypes, at the Global Aviation Gender Summit, Cape Town, South Africa, 9 August 2018
  • Speaker at a Facebook live for TheaCare #LeadUpToFemmeCon, 6 August 2018
  • Hosted a panel at Twitter's #BlueRoom on the Youth Innovation Challenge, Mumbai 16 July 2018
  • Speaker at a panel on Startup ecosytem in India, by Shoonya Design and Unbound, Mumbai, 10 July 2018
  • Speaker at a panel Mental Health in Digital World at REDI Digital Dialogue 2018, Ahmedabad, 30 June 2018
  • Speaker at a panel Making a community safe for women, Aspen Ideas Festival, USA, 24 June 2018
  • Hosted Creating a Resilient & Inclusive City, Urban Thinkers Campus, UN Habitat, Mumbai 21-22 June 2018
  • Hosted a session "Women Friendly Cities", Deutsche Welle's Global Media Forum, Bonn, 12 June 2018
  • Inspirational talk at PayPal office, Singapore, 22 May 2018
  • Moderated a panel at Feminist Conference by SheThePeople, Mumbai, 17 May 2018
  • WE Rotary, Online, 14 May 2018
  • Speaker at debate on Is Transport Gender Neutral, World Bank, 1st May 2018
  • Bosch Workshop at NYU Steinhardt, New York, 26 Apr 2018
  • Stockholm Gender Equality Forum, Stockholm, 15-19 Apr 2018
  • Skoll World Forum, Oxford UK, 9-13 Apr 2018
  • Host of Feminist Rani, Cybersecurity - Opportunities, Threats and Challenges, 7 Apr 2018
  • 62nd Commission for the Status of Women, UN Women, New York, 22 Mar 2018
  • Civic Stage Podcast for Civicus Alliance and Innovation for Change, 20 Mar 2018
  • Podcast for Noisy Women in New York, 19 Mar 2018
  • BMW Ready Go Program, Berlin, 13-15 Mar 2018
  • Speaker "Giving Wings to your Dreams" at Microsoft Mumbai Office, Mumbai, 8 Mar 2018
  • Speaker at US Consulate Mumbai, Understanding the POSH Act, Mumbai, 8 Mar 2018
  • Moderator of Chevening Alumni Lecture Series, Understanding the POSH Act, Mumbai, 6 Mar 2018
  • Host of Feminist Rani, Looking Beyond #MeToo, Mumbai, 5 Mar 2018
  • Open Society Foundation, New York, 28 Feb 2018
  • SheThePeopleTV's Women Writers' Fest, Mumbai, 24 Feb 2018
  • World Urban Forum, Malaysia, 7-12 Feb 2018
  • Samvaadan, Mumbai, 4 Feb 2018
  • World Bank's Transforming Transportation, US, 11-12 Jan 2018
  • Facebook Live with Youth for Change, 26 Dec 2017
  • University of Bristol, UK, 4 Dec 2017 
  • Nominet Trust Conference, London, UK, 29 Nov 2017 
  • University of Southampton, UK, 28 Nov 2017 
  • Oxford University, UK, 21 Nov 2017 
  • Apps to address GBV, Road to GES, Online Panel 21 Nov 2017
  • Balancing Business with Purpose, Road to GES, Online Panel 17 Nov 2017
  • Women of the Future Summit, London, 15 Nov 2017  
  • Courage to Create Change, Vital Voices NorthWest, Seattle, 30th Sep 2017 
  • The Social Change Career Podcast by PCDN, Online, 26 Sep 2017 
  • New York University, New York, 19 Sep 2017 
  • Concordia Summit, New York, 19 Sep 2017  
  • Social Good Summit, United Nations Foundation, New York, 17 Sep 2017  
  • MIT Solve Challenge, New York, 17 Sep 2017   
  • Vital Voices Argentina 10th Anniversary, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 12th Sep 2017 
  • Vital Voices Argentina 10th Anniversary, Cordoba, Argentina, 11th Sep 2017  
  • #FiresideChat with Alysia Silberg on Incubators & Accelerators and are they helpful, Online, 30 Aug 2017
  • Social Media - The Good, The Bad & The Ugly, School Leaders Network, Mumbai, 23 Aug 2017 
  • Ted style talk at Stanford Draper Hills Summer School, Stanford, USA, 19 Jul 2017
  • Panelist at GBV Task Force of USAID’s Interagency Gender Working Group (IGWG), Washington DC, USA, 29 Jun 2017
  • Panelist at Google India's Regional #SMBHeroes Awards, Goa, India, 29 Jun 2017
  • Speaker and Participant at BMW Foundation's Global Diplomacy Lab, Buenos Aires, 18-21 Jun 2017
  • Panelist on The Big Debate on the BBC Asian Network with Nomia Iqbal, 22 May 2017
  • Panelist at the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue, Baku, Azerbaijan, 5 May 2017  
  • Facilitator at the Rotarian Virtual Peace Gathering: Bridges for Peace, Online, 21 - 23 Apr 2017 
  • Moderator at #GoSocialForChange conference, US Consulate Mumbai, Mumbai, 18 Apr 2017 
  • Speaker at Global Women's Empowerment Social Engagement, Trinidad & Tobago, 4-6 Apr 2017 
  • Speaker and Team Representative at Project X-ITE, University of Denver, US, 31 March to 2 Apr 2017
  • Host of Side event at the United Nations Commission for the Status of Women, New York, 21 Mar 2017 
  • Speaker at the Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm (KTH), Safety in the Making, Stockholm, 16 Mar 2017 
  • Speaker at the UN Women - The Safe Cities and Safe Public Spaces Global Forum, Mexico, 23 Feb 2017 
  • Moderator of a panel at Bombaywaali by SheThePeople, Mumbai, 18 Feb 2017
  • Panelist at the Global Shapers Mumbai at Ministry of New, 2 Feb 2017
  • Speaker at the Rotary Webinar at 9 am CST, online, 24 Jan 2017 
  • Panel Judge at Abhyuday, IIT Mumbai, 22 Jan 2017 
  • Panelist on Social Entrepreneurship at Abhyuday, IIT Mumbai, 21 Jan 2017
  • Speaker at Feminist Rani by SheThePeople, Mumbai, 20 Jan 2017
  • Panel Judge at Common Purpose Global Leader Experiences, NITIE Mumbai, 25 Nov 2016
  • Speaker at USAID's Social Media: It’s Evolving Role in Asia, Bangkok, Thailand, 15 Nov 2016
  • Host of Side event at the Urban Future, Habitat III, Quito, Ecuador, 19 Oct 2016 
  • Panelist at NDI / USIP's session on Women in NonViolent movements, Washington DC, 6 Oct 2016 
  • Speaker at International Women's Leadership Forum, Chicago, USA, 30 Sep 2016 
  • Speaker at the United Nations Solutions Summit, New York, USA, 21 Sep 2016  
  • Exhibitor at the TechFair, Build Peace, Zurich, Switzerland, 11 Sep 2016 
  • Speaker at Jam with Sam, The Indian Networker, Mumbai, 10 Aug 2016
  • Speaker at the US Consulate Mumbai event on #YouthSkillsDay, Mumbai, 15 Jul 2016 
  • Guest of Honour at the Vital Voices Bay Area Council, San Francisco, 20 Jun 2016
  • Guest speaker at Twitter Headquarters, San Francisco, 20 Jun 2016
  • Guest speaker at the UN Women Headquarters, New York, 2 Jun 2016
  • Guest speaker at Swedish Institute Management Program Asia, Singapore, 2 Apr 2016
  • Panelist at the Public seminar by Rotary Chula Peace Centre, Bangkok, 24 Mar 2016
  • Speaker at Soroptimist International, Bangkok, Thailand on 23 Mar 2016
  • Hosted a side event at UN Commission for the Status of Women 2016 - Crowdmapping sexual violence in public spaces on 19 Mar 2016
  • Panelist at #NotTheCost by the National Democratic Institute, New York on 17 Mar 2016 - Discussion on solutions regarding violence against women 
  • Speaker at Rotary Club Bangkapi, Bangkok, Thailand on 8 Mar 2016
  • Panelist at USIP Peace Tech Tweet Chat on 28 Jan 2016
  • Speaker at Rotary Club Sathorn, Bangkok, Thailand on 14 Jan 2016
  • Speaker at Rotary Club Mumbai Central, Mumbai, India on 18 Dec 2015
  • Panelist at SheThePeople's Feminist Rani, Mumbai, India on 15 Dec 2015


​ElsaMarie D'Silva

Social Entrepreneur