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Sumit Jain

Sumit Jain

Common Floor

Mr.Sumit is the Co-founder and CEO of CommonFloor.com. He is also the Co-founder of maxHeap Technologies Pvt Ltd.CommonFloor.com is India's first real estate portal dedicated to apartments and gated communities. It is also the first to host an online community management platform that extends its role way beyond buying, selling or renting properties.From a modest beginning in 2007, with a handful of IIT techies, a bright idea and an empty garage, CommonFloor.com has come a long way as India's largest apartment portal with the maximum number of listings and registered gated communities today.

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Mohit Dubey

Mohit Dubey

Carwale.com

Mr.Mohit is the CEO and Co-founder of Carwale.com. Any startup that begins without investor money finds out that , sometimes, to sustain the business you may have to bend some rules,he has such a jugaad anecdote to tell.They did everything that takes to build a startup from idea,Purpose,Getting Started, Building Team,Raising money,Successful exit for their investors (return money) to get long term strategic partners

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Harshil Mathur

Harshil Mathur

Razorpay

Mr.Harshil Mathur is the CEO and Co-founder at Razorpoay, a platform which aims to revolutionize online payments by providing clean, developer-friendly APIs and hassle-free integration. The company has 4000+ merchants and is one of two Indian companies to be a part of Silicon Valley’s famed alumni, Y Combinator. Tiger Global, Matrix Partners and Y Combinator have invested a total of $11.5 million in Razorpay’s mission to simplify payments.

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Samir Shah

Samir Shah

Sattva Investment Advisors

The firm and its affiliates invest in early stage companies across various sectors including technology, healthcare, education, renewable energy, water, agriculture among others. The firm also advises international funds in their India investments and domestic companies on strategy and finance

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Sanjay Mehta

Sanjay Mehta

Angel Investor

TiE Mumbai Board Member, Serial entrepreneur with 2 exits turned Angel Investor with 62 start-up portfolio companies, Member with CIO Angel Network, LetsVenture, Indian Angel Network etc. Currently working at CORE Media Group as Director CFO Program. Key Portfolio Companies: Zippr, Box8, AdstringO, UnBxd, Consure Medical Device, Oyo Rooms, PrettySecrets.com, NaturallyYours.com, ROAST, Letsventure.com, MechMocha, Instasafe, Saffronstays.com, Faballey.com, CIO-choice.com, Klip.com, 47Lines, GoCoop, Blubirch, PayTunes, LogiNext, AmigoBulls, 1Group, Assured Risk Cover, Vitas Pharma, RepUp, TalViews, Avaz, Allizhealth, Adsparx, Ecosense.

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Soaib Grewal

Soaib Grewal

500 Startups

Soaib Grewal is the Venture Partner at 500 Startups. He has been a founder, designer & investor in the Indian startup ecosystem for the last 5 years, having founded the country's first and only design-led investment firm BOLD Ventures. He is an alumnus of the Rhode Island School of Design, where he co-created WaterWalla an award winning social impact startup.

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Shailesh Vikram Singh

Shailesh Vikram Singh

Seed Fund

Mr. Shailesh is Executive director and Investment manager at SeedFund- an early stage Venture Capital Fund. Shailesh comes with two decades of rich experience in Entrepreneurship, Investments and Corporate Strategy. He is currently board member of 5 companies i.e. Afaqs, Vresorts, NeariFy, DailyObjects and Kulzy.

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Shanti Mohan

Shanti Mohan

Lets Venture

Doer. Coach. Enabler. Serial entrepreneur; Co-founded Premium Logic Systems and Ionic Microsystems before founding LetsVenture. Extensive global leadership, business and the only Indian woman among the 18 finalists shortlisted from 1,700 applications globally for the Cartier Women's Initiative Awards in 2015. Shanti completed her education in Electrical engineering from BIT, Sindri. She went on to found Premium Logic Systems way back in the 90’s. In 1998, she founded her second startup, Ionic Microsystems. This was a product company to create net-controlled homes. The company eventually merged with a services company. She then served in leadership positions at HP andGlobal Edge Software. In 2013, Shanti founded LetsVenture - an online deal discovery and syndication platform. Today Shanti is an Entrepreneurand Angel investor with a passion to make a difference. She has strongoperations and people management experience, with technical and hands-on experience in Product Design, Development and Deployment of solution.

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Girish Gupta

Girish Gupta

Rajasthan Venture Capital Fund (RVCF)

RVCF operates from Jaipur and focuses on investments on a Pan India basis. RVCF Fund-I was established in 2002-03 and created an active investment portfolio of 10 companies, straddling across various sectors and stages. RVCF Fund I has managed successful exits from 9 companies.

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Mahavir Pratap Sharma

Mahavir Pratap Sharma

Rajasthan Angel Investors Network

Rajasthan Angel Innovators Network (RAIN) is a group of Angel investors in Jaipur interested in investing in early stage businesses, which have a potential to create scale. The members of the RAIN have had prior entrepreneurial and/or strong operational experience that they wish to bring to early stage businesses.

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Anirudh Kumar

Anirudh Kumar

Matrix Partners

Anirudh has operating experience across a wide variety of functional areas, including business strategy, general management, digital marketing and entrepreneurship. He is extremely passionate about the Indian internet ecosystem and has a deep understanding of what it takes for an internet business in India to achieve sustainable growth. Prior to joining Matrix, Anirudh was leading digital marketing and user growth for Snapdeal, India's largest e-commerce marketplace. Under his leadership, Snapdeal saw a 25X growth in mobile app adoption, massive transaction growth, and a steady increase in customer retention. Being at the forefront of the e-commerce revolution in the country, Anirudh got a ringside view of what it takes to be successful in a fast-paced, dynamic and ultra-competitive industry.

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Subhadeep Sanyal

Subhadeep Sanyal

Omnivore Partners

Omnivore Partners is a venture capital firm that invests in startups from India developing breakthrough technologies for food and agriculture.

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Rahul Garg

Rahul Garg

LifeCare

Mr.Rahul Garg is the core team member of LifeCare. LifCare is India’s largest Subscription pharmacy for chronic patients and is making chronic health management affordable and convenient for everyone. LifCare aims to enhance the whole pharmacy experience for patients by providing a relationship-oriented, technology-driven and convenient environment.

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Ajay Data

Ajay Data

Data Infosys Limited

Mr. Ajay Data - Managing Director of Data Group of Industries, is most sought after leader for mentoring, technology guidance and motivating entrepreneurs. He is acclaimed leader and award winner for his contribution in the field of technology and supporting other entrepreneurs. He pursued his MBA in Computer Sciences from Newport University, USA and PhD in Electronic Data Processing from Netherlands. He also holds a diploma course in ‘System Analysis & Design’ from Uptron.

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Vineet Sharma

Vineet Sharma

Jaipur Walks

For the first- time visitor, Jaipur is definitely a feast for the eyes because life in the walled city has the flavor and ambience of old times. Despite having grown into a bustling metropolis, the ancient heart of this planned city still beats in its gali- mohallas rather than the beautiful palaces. Along the route of the walks, you will find many warm and friendly people who will happily welcome you into their homes. Seeing to this need, Vineet, left his high paying banking job in 2008 & started the Jaipur walks. The walks curated by him consists of stories of Jaipur around heritage, food & spirituality. This experience is a unique one in a sense that the knowledge vineet possess about Jaipur is unmatched & the way he carves a unique story from this knowledge is enriching. With word of mouth being the only means of promotion, the Jaipur Walks remain booked throughout the year and have always featured unique set of people & communities.

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Hari Choudhary

Hari Choudhary

Taal Inc.

Hari's interests lie in exploring and using rhythm, body movement and sounds as tools for facilitating sessions that help in connecting to the self and to others in a group setting, he does this mostly by using art forms such as drum circles, yoga and contact improvisation. Currently he facilitates drum circles for Taal Inc. focusing on healing and experiential learning through group drumming. He is a music enthusiast and loves exploring percussion and experimental music and occasionally performs with local city based bands.

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Pooja Sareen

Pooja Sareen

Inc42

Inc42 Magazine is an online media portal working towards fostering entrepreneurship and startup ecosystem in India. Curating, Crowd-Sourcing and Creating quality content from across the world is what we strive for at Inc42 Magazine. Digital world has moved on to a different magnitude today. New technologies, inception of social media and a niche sector around it has paved ways for entrepreneurs trying to mark their presence. We encourage these talented minds by helping them out in reaching a wide audience and prospective clients.

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Mamta Singh

Mamta Singh

Thalagiri

Mamta Singh is a freelance illustrator and wall artist whose first love is art. Also, Creative Head of Thalagiri.com

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Digbijoy Shukla

Digbijoy Shukla

Amazon Internet Services Pvt Ltd

Digbijoy has over 13+ years of wide ranging entrepreneurial experience across a variety of startups/startup organizations- starting off with an events management startup (highlights included managing a national election campaign & starting/running a restaurant chain i.e. Khanna Unlimited). He subsequently joined the Delhi chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE Delhi), & drove the mentorship & funding programs, left his last position as Associate Director of the chapter in 2008 to pursue his entrepreneurial ambitions & joined the core team of an online supplemental education start-up TenMarks Education INC. TenMarks was subsequently acquired by Amazon in early October 2013. Post TenMarks, he joined Ennovent a seed stage social impact accelerator/fund and eventually managed the country office for Ennovent India. Currently he is part of the startup team and leads the Activate Program at Amazon Internet Services Pvt Ltd for North & East India, where it provides startups with low cost, easy to use IT -infrastructure needed to scale and grow any size business. He also plays the role of a supporting evangelist to select few start-ups in Delhi- NCR region such as Breaking Barriers, One Tree Spaces, Around247, Playyoursport, Handshake etc. In addition he is part of the screening committee at TiE the Knot in partnership with CNBC TV 18 (India's Shark Tank).

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Rana Atheya

Rana Atheya

DogSpot

DogSpot is a one stop platform for all the dogs'needs. DogSpot aspires to solve problems in the dog world, by aggregating and organizing information, bridging gaps and hence bringing the community closer.

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Ashish Taneja

Ashish Taneja

GrowX Ventures

growX is an early-stage investment firm based out of Delhi. growX helps start-ups scale by investing time and money in the businesses, and typically works closely with the investee companies at a strategic and operational level. growX investments are focused on seed and angel stages across a wide range of sectors.

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Ankit Kawatra

Ankit Kawatra

Feeding India

Feeding India is a youth run not-for-profit social enterprise which aims to connect two major social challenges: Hunger and Food waste as solutions for each other. It channelises excess nutritious food from hotels, restaurants, weddings, etc. to three groups of beneficiaries. Feeding India introduced a mobile based application to make food donation simpler and more consistent.

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Pranay Gupta

Pranay Gupta

91 Springboard

Mr.Pranay is co-founder at 91 Springboard. 91springboard has taken the combined learning of its team and has created an ideal startup support hub suited for India and has set up a 10,000 sq feet space in Delhi. Apart from the core infrastructure, 91springboard targets entrepreneurs and provides them funding, guidance, services (hr, legal, admin, accounts, infra, etc), networking & learning opportunities through events & workshops Mr.Pranay is PGP from IIM(A) and B.Tech & M.Tech from IIT Delhi. He has previously worked as joint CEO at CIIE, IIM Ahmedabad.

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Rajesh Mundra

Rajesh Mundra

Truworth Wellness

Truworth Wellness is India's leading Corporate Workplace Wellness company reaching out to more than 100 corporates and close to a million employees.Truworth Wellness is 100+ employee company and with offices in Bangalore, Mumbai , Delhi NCR , Jaipur and soon in 10 more cities provides pan India services to the corporate for their complete wellness requirements ranging from Web & Mobile Platform, Health Checks , Disease Management , Fitness bands, Medical Room Management etc.

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Anurag Jain

Anurag Jain

CarDekho

Anurag held the realms as co-founder of GirnarSoft in 2007, after his impressive tenure of 5 years with i2 Technologies and Sabre Holdings. Girnarsoft was Cofounded with Amit Jain with the passion to build a company that thinks for the 'consumers' and believes in innovation. The company has significant presence in the region with 350+ people with us and offices across India.

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Sajid Hasan

Sajid Hasan

Haqdarshak

Mr.Sajid is the Senior Manager at Haqdarshak Empowerment Solutions. Haqdarshak is a mobile technology platform to help citizens get access to information and processes involved in obtaining the benefits of government and non-government schemes. Haqdarshak works heavily on a partnership basis with community-based channels led by the Haqdarshak as an on-field agent. These would be NGOs, GramPanchayats, local Government Partners, and Corporate CSR projects and groups.

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Aditi Chaurasia

Aditi Chaurasia

EngineerBabu

Ms.Aditi is the CEO and CO-Founder at EngineerBabu-a Tech Investment Company for Startups. EngineerBabu is providing technical expertise for various startups already and canvassing their dream product from last one year and recently they pivoted their model, and started investing in the technology of startups as and technology investment, so that more and more startups will come forward with the best of the product ready in the initial phase.

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Anuradha Agarwal

Anuradha Agarwal

Multibhashi

Ms.Anuradha is Founder at Multibhashi. It is a language learning platform which makes the learning process fun and engaging. It helps you pick up a new language in the most intuitive an engaging way.

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Prajakt Raut

Prajakt Raut

Applyifi

Mr.Prajakt is the Co-founder of Applyifi. It is a platform that helps startups raise capital from angel investors, angel investor groups and VCs. Applyifi provides startups a scorecard and assessment report on their investment worthiness. He is an entrepreneur and entrepreneurship evangelist. He was previously a part of the founding team of The Hatch for Startups, co-founder of Orange Cross, Asia Director for TiE (The IndusEntrepreneurs), and head of operations of Indian Angel Network.

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Chitra Gurnani Daga

Chitra Gurnani Daga

Thrillophilia.com

Ms.Chitra is the Co-founder & CEO, www.thrillophilia.com. www.thrillophilia.com is an online marketplace for activities and activity tours. On the platform, one can discover, compare and book from 2500+ tours and activities from 1000+ suppliers. Team Thrillophilia curates the best activities and experiences and authentic suppliers.

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Prasoon Gupta

Prasoon Gupta

Sattviko

Mr.Prasoon is the Co-founder and Director at Sattviko. Sattviko, the largest global brand for delicious modern vegetarian food & Indian ethnic packaged food products.Sattvik food is light, nutritious, easy to digest and always freshly prepared. The foods chosen for this diet bring clarity and balance both internally in the body as well as externally in the universe. A wholesome meal that doesn’t leave you feeling drowsy for hours later.Being a decade long practitioner of yoga, it did not take Prasoon long toconnect sattvik and yoga philisophy. Thus was born Sattviko, his second entrepreneurial venture with his IIT Roorkee buddies

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Angad Nadkarni

Angad Nadkarni

Hullo Inc.

Mr.Angad is the Co-founder and CTO at Hullo Inc.He had built a great team of talented, socially awkward engineers, and understood the processes that enabled them to produce work larger than the sum of their parts.He is very young web developer, Founded Examify.com and CSE student at BITS Pilani - H. Speaker on entrepreneurship and technology, careers, and TEDx.Their aim at Hullo is to catalyze the shift to the voice web.

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Soumik Sen

Soumik Sen

Film Director

Soumik Sen is an Indian screenwriter and film director. He has written the screenplay for films such as Anthony Kaun Hai? (2006), Ru-Ba-Ru and Meerabai Not Out (2008) and Hum Tum Aur Ghost (2010). In 2014 he directed and wrote the screenplay and composed the songs of the crime film Gulaab Gang. Sen's debut picture was described by Indiatimes as "full of self deprecating humour and quiet confidence that stems from his script and leading lady, Madhuri Dixit-Nene".

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Mukesh Gupta

Mukesh Gupta

Moraka Foundation

Mr.Mukesh is the Executive Director at Moraka Foundation. He has been in a leadership position in a CSR initiative since last 25 yearsand successfully pioneered Organic Agriculture in India, and many other countries in Asian Region.His expertise lies in Economic Evaluation of Public Utilities & Infrastructure Projects in urban areas.

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Chintan Bakshi

Chintan Bakshi

Startup Oasis

Chintan Bakshi, Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Startup Oasis, brings a unique experience of managing new ventures and tech start-up companies primarily in the BoP space, specializing in rural distribution. He had over 6 years of new project management and implementation experience with reputed Indian and multinational companies like Maruti Suzuki and the Indian Hotels Company Limited, prior to starting his first venture in the year 2000, a web enabled eprocurement platform, Procurez.com. In 2004, he joined the Gujarat Grassroots Innovation Augmentation Network (GIAN), a grassroots technology incubator, as the Chief Innovation Manager. He co-founded his second start-up company United Villages Networks (P) Ltd, a mobile enabled rural distribution company, in 2006 and was CEO of the company before the company was taken over by Oxigen Services India (P) Ltd, India’s largest payment solution provider, in the year 2012. He is an Engineering graduate from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi and an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore.

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Sharad Bansal

Sharad Bansal

SRJNA

Mr.Sharad Bansal is co-founder and chief executive officer at SRJNA, a hybrid education model using real & virtual teaching aids to impart 5D classroom experiential learning and smart online assessment platform with deep analytics for K-10 students, teachers and parents.

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Abhishek Daga

Abhishek Daga

Thrillophilia

Mr.Abhishek Daga is the co-founder of Thrillophilia, a global marketplace for tours and activities. Thrillophila currently has Thrillophilia 2500+ tours and activities from 1000+ suppliers online.

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Vishwas Shringi

Vishwas Shringi

Voylla

Mr.Vishwas Shringi serves as Chief Executive Officer at Voylla. Voylla is a platform where affordable jewelery designed by exceptional artists and crafted by master craftsmen from around the world is made available to over 5 lakh customers they currently have.

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Jagdeep Gambhir

Jagdeep Gambhir

Karma Healthcare

Mr.Jagdeep is the Co-founder and CEO of Karma Healthcare.Karma Healthcare strives to bring comprehensive healthcare to sparsely populated and remote parts of rural Rajasthan using an innovative model combining technology and trained nursing staff. Karma Healthcare sets up clinics in rural areas that are manned by trained nursing staff. The nursing staff facilitates medical consultations with doctors based in the city. It is often difficult to find qualified doctors in many remote areas, Karma Healthcare seeks to connect doctors and patients through technology.

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Rishab Jain

Rishab Jain

Qriyo

Mr.Rishab Jain is the co-founder and COO at Qriyo, a platform for courses by home tutors in the field of Hobbies, Academics, Life Skills and Fitness. Mr.Rishab has graduated from IIT Bombay and has been instrumental in developing a startup ecosystem in Jodhpur. He brings in his management, processes, and operations experience to team Qriyo.

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Vigyan Gadodia

Vigyan Gadodia

Sahaj Group Of Companies

Mr.Vigyan is the CEO of Sahaj Group of Companies which includes Sahaj Agrofarm India Private Limited and Sahaj Inclusive Opportunities (India) P. Ltd. Sahaj Inclusive Opportunities (India) P. Ltd. is a company focused on identifying, nurturing and supporting innovative and inclusive business models in Rural India.They are also promoting quality English Medium primary school operational in village Devrala, Sikar district, Rajasthan.After completing his Engineering from IIT-Delhi and MBA from IIM-Calcutta, he has gained corporate experience in Software (Infosys / TCS), Banking and Microfinance (YES BANK)and Subsequently become a Rural Entreprenuer in Agri, Dairy, Tourism, Education and Micro-enterprise development.

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Abhishek Soni

Abhishek Soni

Tax2Win

Mr.Abhishek Soni is the co-founder of Tax2Win, a platform to file Income Tax Returns. Their purpose is to simplify tax filing by offering the best professional assistance without any of the hassles. Prior to this he has worked with Ernst & Young as a part of core team member to their various clients in telecom, communication, entertainment industry.

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Rustom Sengupta

Rustom Sengupta

Boond

Mr.Rustom is the CEO of Boond.Boond is a private limited company founded in 2010 promoting alternative energy in Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi NCR and other northern states of India.His expertise lies in providing customized solar solutions across the spectrum of various applications. Boond is also leading many projects which are bringing a positive impact in the lives of many communities through focused energy interventions.

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Chirag Patel

Chirag Patel

Kooh Sports

Mr.Chirag is the CEO of KOOH Sports Pvt ltd.Getting involved with starts-up that have a larger transformative agenda has been his latest endeavour. Their idea is to bring the issues of health and fitness at the forefront and using sports as a primary vehicle to target kids throughs schools and communities. This end-2-end platform means that a kid right from the start is aware and conscious that sports is way of life and for chosen few it can lead to the podium. KOOH Sports is a commercial venture and yet has the potential to make a huge difference to society.

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