The world is changing so rapidly that children of today will eventually be working jobs that do not even exist today. A decade ago, who would have thought that Machine Learning Engineer or YouTube Content Creator would be actual occupations and careers in 2021. Children today are living in a world that is on the cusp of major transformation, and will keep transforming owing to the rapid technological, social, economic and global changes.
Hence, D Y Patil International School - Pune brings to you DreamFluent - a career guidance forum for 8th grade and above. The event will host several former IBDP students, including former alumni of DYPIS - Pune, who have carved their own paths in life through sheer talent and determination. They will be discussing how an IBDP education helped them develop a global perspective, learn life skills, and embedded critical thinking in them.
Leela Gour Broome is a teacher, writer and an environmentalist, who also holds a degree in western classical music. She has written popular children’s books such as Flute in the Forest, Red Kite adventure, The Anaishola Chronicles and Earthquake Boy.
Palak Jain is a professional flautist with more than 1.1 million subscribers on her YouTube channel ‘The Golden Notes’, for which she has received the silver and golden button from YouTube. Recently, she won the title of Miss Athang 2021 which is an intercollege pageant. Only 16-years old, she has performed at the Chakradhar Samaroh, organized by the Chhattisgarh government. Palak has also been on the cover page of the Indian Talent magazine.
Adaa Malik, a fashion designer, is a graduate from the Parsons School of Design, New York. She has worked for Marchesa and Vivienne Tam, and has showcased her collections at Paris Fashion Week and Bombay Fashion Week.
Abhishek Kumar is a fitness entrepreneur, fitness manager and fitness trainer. He is a certified sports science nutritionist and owns a supplement shop that delivers goods across India. Abhishek is also the president of Shiv Samarth Sena in Navi Mumbai.
Tanya Cheda, a former IBDP student, is a second year medical student at Cardiff University, Wales, UK.
Tanvi Kashape belongs to the faculty of medicine at King's College, London and has finished her 3rd year. She is intercalating at translational neuroscience at Imperial college in London.