Shri Durga Prasad Jagarlamudi Garu, Founder and CEO of Gramabazaar addressed the gathering on their efforts for empowering rural innovators with financial and business planning. He also presented some of those innovative ideas that Gramabazar is working with.
Padmasri Chintala Venkat Reddy Garu, an innovative organic farmer known for his soil and nutrient management techniques in farming. He holds the distinction of being the first independent farmer in India to receive an international patent for his technique in soil swapping and soil fertility. Sharing his life journey, he spoke about the thought processes that innovators go through and guided them.