Education and change of society's attitude towards women is the best tool to empower women. But the same needs a ‘walk the talk’ attitude, especially when you cater to women across varied cultural diversity in a country like India. Talent coupled with hard work and a vision driven life can encompass competitive spirit and skills to many human lives.
‘Talk of the Town’ today is glad to have Dr. Sangeeta Taneja whose sheer perseverance has influenced the lives of women not just in India but across the Globe. A well-renowned interior designer and a philanthropist she has now advanced her life towards educating, empowering, and elevating women from all walks of life. Honoured by NITI AAYOG Government of India at Atal Innovation Mission as a Mentor of Change she dedicates herself touching peoples lives by sharing her knowledge and experience to elevate the youth of today. We are delighted to array both social and professional aspects of her.
As a mentor and influencer
She is the National President of MENTORx Women, a platform formulated by world-class visionaries following a common vision to recognise, respect, honour and celebrate women. It's a global platform to connect, collaborate and co-create a journey that impacts the lives of millions. The platform encourages women’s inner potential while offering them zillions of opportunities around the world. MENTORx has trained widely diversified people like CEOs, CTOs, Executives, Youth, Teachers, Principals, Professors, Lecturers, Educators, Doctors, Lawyers, Academicians, Women, Parents, Entrepreneurs, and Students.
She is a devout human rights activist and is associated with several NGOs. She is National General Secretary – National Child & Women development Council (NCWDC) She has been honoured by the World Environment Council Social Excellence Award 2021. She also chairs the All-India Human Rights Commission as the State President of Haryana, where she is helping the community at an influential level. She is a life member of the IWFF, holds several memberships with prestigious organisations like the Indian National Trust for Art and Central Heritage (INTACH) and Writers Association of India. For her distinguished works she got Featured in 100 Inspiring Indians by Guinness World Record Holder & on cover pages of Influencer magazines including LMA International Magazine, GTown Society, Global Achievers, Weaving Synergies, Gyaan Kalash and has been instrumental in contributing to their editorial content in select issues. Her famous Radio series “YEH TERA GHAR YEH MERA GHAR” With Salaam Namaste Radio got immensely popular.
She is an exceptional Author of Book - “Artificial Intelligence & Automation – Technology Changing the World and is focused on co-authoring more books with reputed publication houses in the field of Design Thinking and Artificial Intelligence.
As a professional
A PhD. in Design & Architecture from the USA, she bags over 22 years of experience as Founder & Principal Interior Designer of Urban Interiors; a brand for top-notch residential and bespoke commercial projects. She is Assistant Vice President of MSME Chamber of Commerce and Industry of India (InfraStructure/RealEstate/BuildingMaterial/Architects).
She is a profound expert with all the required knowledge and expertise starting from a B.Sc. in Interior Design, India, and HND in Interior Design form Edexcel London. She is a certified Vaastu Specialist, Furniture Design Expert and a Proficient Project Management Adviser. She emphasises on bringing life to empty spaces, for happy homes, clients, and life. Dr Sangeeta is always on the move and passionate about her work as an educationalist and runs various awareness programs. She empowers students by conducting multiple workshops on Strategic Design Thinking and Architecture, Entrepreneurship & Leadership Skills. She is using her knowledge of design principles to educate her students, clients and upcoming designers, which give her uniqueness of being a Natural educator to teach and lecture courses with the related program with expertise in one or more of the following: organising systems, spatial planning concepts, construction documents, sustainability and other wide range of topics.
Awards and Accolades.
She has been honoured and conferred with over 500 Influence awards and features. Below mentioned are the prominent ones.
Most Humanitarian International Female Leader of The Year 2021 by LMA International Award.
World Environment Council Social Excellence Award 2021.
CEO of The Year by Corporate Guru World Summit Awards 2021.
Leadership Award 2021 by International Art Acts
Intercontinental Design Virtuoso 2021
International Design Coach Of The Year 2021.
Most influential business women of India 2021_Award Of Excellence 2021.
KeyNote Speaker In Youth Speak Forum 2021. By AIESEC at IIT Noida.
Honoured with the Brand India Women in Business certificate to acknowledge achievements and dedication for people's cause.
Honoured for celebrating excellence in 200 countries at the GLOBAL REVOLUTIONARY OF THECENTURYhonouringceremony2021.
Her paper has been recently selected in World's Thickest Book namely “Latest Innovation of Future Education Life in 2021 – Thickest Book of World Records”. The record is officially accepted by the World Book of records – London – UK. The subject on which the research was presented through the paper is “Designing Meaningful Interiors – Modern Everyday Living”.
The Talk of the Town is thankful to Dr. Sangeeta Taneja .for speaking to us and sharing her views on promoting the human welfare. We are also thankful to Mr. Hiral Shah for articulating and drafting his conversation with Dr. Sangeeta Taneja.