SPEAKERS

Abhayan Varghese
Strategist and Researcher

Abhayan Varghese is a thinker, strategist and researcher on creative economy, cultural policy, strategies in technology, leading to inclusive Smart Cities. He was the Director for URU Art Harbour, Director of Communications for Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2014 and the Editor for Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2012, and was the Editor-in-Chief of a cultural and creative magazine in Bengaluru.

Most importantly, Abhayan Varghese is also the curator and head of programmes of Alliance Literary Festival.