So I have been giving a lot of talks these days. As any parent knows, having a group of people listen without interruption is like a dream. At home, of course, my opinions and advice are laughed at by my kids. So it was a treat to talk to young college students about the importance of literature and humanities.
This one was to the scientists at ABB. A gentleman wrote to me out of the blue. I saw his title and promptly said No. What was I going to tell scientists?
Ashish Sureka, Ph.D
Principal Scientist, Industrial Software Systems (ISS)
India Corporate Research Center (INCRC)
After much persistence on his side and deep breathing on mine, I said Chalo, ok. My goal was to speak without props. No notes, no laptop, just old fashioned talking. Here are some photos. It went well.