Spread the light, hold the torch high!

The Advisory Council members are the guiding light for YSN. Drawn from different walks of life, they bring to the table their rich experiences, expertise, and vision for youth development. Under their guidance, YSN is working hard to bring entrepreneurship education to students across the world.

Dr. Neeta Bali

Renowned Academician and Education Leader

Director- Principal and Head of School at G D Goenka World School.

Her repertoire includes varied curricula- CBSE, ISC, ICSE, IGCSE and IB-DP as well as AS and A levels . She is a seasoned speaker, an educational expert, an author , having written for leading publishers and a teacher trainer.

Dr. Rituparna Basu

PhD (IIT-Kgp),Associate Professor & Marketing Area Chair @ IMI-K,Adjunct Faculty at IIT Kgp, Asso Editor of IMI-Konnect

Skilled in Retail Marketing, Advertising and Sales, Statistical Modeling, Data Analysis, and Business Development.

She is a selected Mentor of Change for Atal Tinkering Lab by Niti Aayog, Govt of India

Er. Anuj Sinha

Chairman of the Board at Network of Organisations for S&T Communication

Former Director Vigyan Prasar

Worked in framing and implementing science and technology policy for over 25 years. Engaged in science and technology communication and developing scientific temper in the society. 

Mirza Faizan

Founder of discoverSTEM USA. He is a world renowned aerospace scientist and inventor of Ground Reality Information Processing System (GRIPS).

He is nominated and worked as Judge for the prestigious ‘R&D 100 Award’ which is called as ‘Oscar of Invention’.

He was awarded ‘Apollo Science Teaching award 2017’ For his contributions to global aerospace and defense industry, Faizan was granted permanent residency in the United States under ‘Alien of Extraordinary Ability’ category, also known as Einstein visa, a category normally reserved for Noble Laureates or top scientists.

Hussain Y. Sama

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Candidate International Education & Entrepreneurship

Teaching Assistant at Dreeben School of Education, University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, TX

Researcher and Practitioner of the Entrepreneurial Mindset Profile. Contributor to Program Development at YSN, as well.