Chief Empowerment Officer

Topic: Using the art of people impacted by autism in engaging ways to boost inclusive culture in the workplace and society and uplift the lives of the artists!

Harish Bikmal is a social entrepreneur with a technology, business, and product development background. His younger son, Himal, was diagnosed with severe, non-verbal autism. Defying the odds, Himal has created a collection of 500 paintings. Recognition of his art by businesses boosted Himal’s self-esteem and provided hope to his family. Inspired by this transformation, Harish founded Zenaviv, a social enterprise to help individuals like Himal find hope.

Harish has launched technology products benefiting thousands of special needs students and teachers. He speaks at conferences and corporations about the hidden talents of people with autism, fostering inclusive workplaces and society