Osama Manzar

Founder & Director, Digital Empowerment Foundation

Founder & Director

Digital Empowerment Foundation


Osama Manzar is a social entrepreneur who founded Digital Empowerment Foundation in 2003 to empower the people at the edge of information. DEF is now 300 plus people with 100- location presence in India and spread across all of South Asia and many other countries. Osama has written more than 5 books including Internet Economy of India and 15 Years of Internet in India. He is British Chevening Scholar and International Visitors Leadership Fellow of USA States Department. Osama sits on several working groups in ministries like IT & telecom and Information Broadcasting in India.


November 25, 2016

Crowdsourcing for the Poor

11:35  -  11:50 
Chancellery Auditorium