Vikas Singh has more than 19 years of experience in managing various brand portfolios and has won more than 263 international and national awards for his brand and advertising campaigns. In his spare time, he is a voracious reader and holds Limca Records for the largest collection of books by any author (Ruskin Bond) and for the largest multilingual comic collection (Tintin comics in 117 languages). He has been a speaker at Comic Con and Tedex and is also curator for a Marathi literature festival. An international gold medalist for his philatelic collection on Indian railways, Singh also writes regularly for various magazines, websites and journals. He is also a certified tea taster and holds record for largest tea collection in India.
Festival Directors’ Roundtable
25th January, Friday 11:15 AM - 1:40 PM Rajkamal JBM Haveli (JBM Pavilion)
Ahdaf Soueif, Ajit Baral, Ajit Pradhan, Anant Vijay, Anvita Pradhan, Cherilyn Parsons, David McWilliams, Emmanuel Delloye, Geoffrey Taylor, Isabelle Delloye, Jane McCredie, Janhavi Prasada, Jayapriya Vasudevan, Juergen Boos, Marieke Hardy, Mary Therese Kurkalang, Meenakshi Alimchandani, Mita Kapur, Namita Devidayal, Namita Gokhale, Neelesh Misra, Nirupama Kotru, Oliver Møystad, Omar Robert Hamilton, Pariksith Singh, Paul McVeigh, Pravin Sharma, Preeti Gill, Rima Hooja, Sabin Iqbal, Sian Smyth, Smita Parikh, Vikas Singh, Vincent Montagne and Will Dawson, hosted by Sanjoy K. Roy
Vitaran: Distribution and Outreach in Indian Publishing (Roundtable)
26th January, Friday 12:30pm - 1:30pm Jaipur BookMark Haveli
K. Sreenivasarao, Deepchand Sankhla, Ravi Deecee, Vikas Singh, Maya Mrig, Shailesh Bharatwasi and Prashant Bissa in conversation with Aditi Maheshwari Goyal