What is the Spark Cafe?

A chance to learn and meet interesting people!

We know what it's like to try and decide if you'd like to attend an event. It's an investment of your time and money. 

So we'd like to introduce you to the speakers and team who are making Spark the Change India happen and who will definitely make it worth your time to come!

Who's that Canadian guy eh?

Greetings from Canada!

Meet Jason Little, author of Lean Change Management and our virtual keynote!

Meet Sarika and Jason Little!

We kick off our global conversation with 2 countries: Canada and India, reaching across time zones and connecting over sparking some serious change and using seriously fun tech to do it!

Meet Sunil Mundra

Sunil’s topic at Spark the Change: Infuse Life, Embrace Change Spark Theme: Disruption and Change  Sunil, working as a Principal Consultant at Thoughtworks, is a Pragmatic Agile & Lean Evangelist and Systems Thinker. He has extensive international experience in consulting with organisations on the path of Lean Transformation and Change. 

meet rich batchelor

 We, at Spark the Change India, are delighted to have Rich Batchelor, as our awesome Spark speaker at Spark the change in Pune, India on 24-25 February, 2018.   Rich is an international Change Management Professional from Canada. He is also a founding member of the Association of Change Management Professionals. 

Meet karen chovan

Karen’s mission statement:

“To engage, educate and enable people working in projects and organisations, so that their individual efforts can make a positive impact.”

Karen is a geological engineer, project manager, sustainability expert and change agent with 20 years of experience based out of Saskatoon in Canada.

Meet anant east

Anant is coming to Spark the Change India to ask the big question: why?

Join us on the Spark Cafe as Anant discusses how sharing the why with teams and organizations builds buy-in for change and just makes the office a nicer place to be!

Meet andrea darabos

Andrea Darabos joins us on the Spark Cafe to discuss her upcoming workshop and speaking gig with Spark the Change India!

Build a Positive Cycle of Organisational Purpose, Strengths and Creativity

Workshop: Play to your Strengths with StrongSuits: Practitioner and Facilitator

Meet nilesh kulkarni

When someone says I heard about this event and just had to get a ticket, you know you're on to something great :)

Meet Nilesh Kulkarni, our golden ticket winner. We were absolutely blown away by his passion and excitement for attending Spark the Change India!

Meet Lalit Jagtiani

Lalit is a Business Transformation Specialist and a Thought Leader in Digital Strategy. He has led and managed organisational transformations for customers across the Asia Pacific region. Currently he works with the top customers of SAP to drive innovation and transformation that can create new business value.  A strong believer in chasing his dreams, he has varied experiences that go beyond the typical corporate realm. A Diploma in Film Making led him to script and direct numerous videos. 

Meet Evan Leybourn


Evan is an internationally renowned Business Transformation Leader, Coach, Speaker and Author. He has held executive, board and advisory positions in private industry and government, and worked with clients developing lean business practices across Australia, South East Asia, Europe and America.

Meet Lynn Cazaly

Lynne is an international keynote speaker, author and facilitator based out of Australia. She works with executives, senior leaders and project teams on their major change and transformation projects. Using leading edge practices, Lynne is obsessed with helping leaders lead their teams through transformation and change. 

Meet Our Spark Facilitators!

 With some fun short intros, some very interesting conversations sparked in which each of them shared how they thought facilitation would add value to both participants and speakers.   And then shared some really insightful and cool key messages for our Spark Participants! Listen in! :-)