"Values and Morality can compensate for an intellectual and talent shortage, but talent and intelligence can never make up for lack of values and morality"
Brief

A Strategic thinker, Geostrategist, Knowledge and Perception Management Consultant, has been an advisor to International Government agencies and is sought after for his advisory roles with different Governments and National and International Institutions. He has been a Mentor of International repute, a distinguished Thought leadership trainer, an Earth Scientist of International stature, author, and educationist.

Personality

K. Siddhartha is a mentor, thinker, and a visionary. He has the ability to see things beyond ordinary; he can analyze issues, and see them from many different perspectives. His experience in life has been full of diversity and challenges. His professional experiences range from being a physicist to a fashion designer to an environmentalist, a corporate trainer, a mentor of national repute, who is now pursuing research in palaeogeography (a combination of palaeontology, stratigraphy, structural geology, petrology, crystallography, mineralogy, meteorology, oceanography, geology and geomorphology) for his pet Project, Vasundhara (http://www.ksiddhartha.com/Vasundhara-the-Mini-Planet.php), Knowledge Mapping (http://www.ksiddhartha.com/Knowledge-Mapping-of-the-World.php)  and Perception management.

As a Mentor

He has over 20 years experience in teaching Earth Sciences, Life Sciences and Behavioural traits in India’s topmost institutes, and 15 years experience in training students for Civil Services. He has had a hand in mentoring 1533 students for IAS, IFS, IPS, IRS and other Civil Services in the past 18 years (www.online.ensemble.net.in). He has managed and chaired one of the largest career solution programmes in India. He was the Chief Mentor of this venture. He has also been an Esteemed Academic Advisor of Educomp-Pearson led India’s first VSAT based training and also the Advisor of a Civil Services oriented training along with the former Election Commissioner, Sri T.N. Sheshan. Also an honorary mentor for 116 best known schools and the largest educational organization in Eastern India, as well as for World Peace Foundation. Apart from these advisory roles, he has also accepted to be a senior advisor to WASME (World Association for Small & Medium Enterprises) http://www.wasmeinfo.org/advisory-board-members

As an author

As an author, he has authored 42 books (http://www.ksiddhartha.com/physical-books.php) on Geology, Meteorology, Oceanography, Environmental Sciences, Human Geography, International Relations, History and Culture (www.ksiddhartha.com).

As an

International Speaker

As an International Speaker he has attended and lectured in seminars in Frankfurt, London, Bucharest, Maldives and Dubai, on Geopolitics, Branding India, Hazard perception, and Perception management and now on Experiential Economy. (https://www.linkedin.com/in/kshirsagar-siddhartha-018a4178/).

As a Media Personality

A prolific contributor to newspapers having written more than 120 articles in newspaper and magazines including The Hindu, Times of India, Hindustan Times, The Tribune, Indian Express, Punjab Kesari, Dainik Jagaran, Jansatta, Rashtriya Hindi Mail…

Besides he is a television panel member for Headlines Today, Zee TV, Aaj Tak, India Ahead, News 24, Doordarshan, LSTV, RSTV on various topics such as Environment, Education, National Issues, International Affairs, and Psyche.(https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCc66aoKVfirr3nt2Fp4ydxQ)

As an Earth Scientist

As an Earth Scientist, apart from pursuing his research in Paleogeographic reconstruction of the whole world, he is in a process of completing the model for replicating the entire of Planet Earth in India in its complete entity (Project Vasundhara: The Mini Planet) (http://www.ksiddhartha.com/Vasundhara-the-Mini-Planet.php).

As an educationist

Presently he is working on two spheres-

  • Establishing a repository of online knowledge by conversion of his 1500+ articles into a digital form with the use of animation, Virtual reality, Augmented reality, and Immersive technology, to be presented in a documentary form.
  • Establishing an offline online University (TRANSBRAHMA) which introduces the concept of how a career can be assured by mentoring students, by reforming their attitudinal and personality traits for India’s only Career Security Programme, (www.weinterconnect.org). It is based on the theme of Skill and Knowledge Management which will aim at providing complete Career Security for students in South Asia, SE Asia, North Africa and SW Asia including Arabia as well. This acts as a precursor to opening a University.