His Excellency Dr Shashank Vikram IFS

Consul General of India in Birmingham, Chief Patron World Music Conference

Mr Amish Tripati

Minister (Culture), Indian High Commission, UK & Director, Nehru Centre, London

Andy Street

Combined Mayor of the West Midlands

Mohammed Azim

Lord Mayor of Birmingham Councillor Mohammed Azim

Dr Paul Sabapathy CBE CVO

Patron - British Carnatic Choir Chairman - World Music Conference

Professor Julian Beer

Deputy Vice Chancellor Birmingham City University

Dr Nasir Awan MBE DL

Chief Executive Officer Awan Marketing PLC

Dr Satish Rao

Deputy Medical Director Birmingham Women's and Children's Hospital

Dr Raja P. Pappu

Executive Advisor

Dr Alison Ohta

Director Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland

Dr Ramya Palacholla MD, MPH

Lead Scientist & Faculty Partners Healthcare & Harvard Medical School

Dr Prakash Sontakke

Grammy award winning composer and Lap Steel Guitarist

Professor Paul Cadman

Regional business leader and Charity Ambassador, Birmingham City University.