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    Saroo Brierley

    CEO, Saroo Brierley Enterprise; Author, "A Long Way Home"

    Saroo Brierley was born in Khandwa, Madhya Pradesh, India, and currently lives in Hobart, Tasmania. At the age of five, Saroo got lost in India and, unable to read, write, recall his hometown or remember his last name, he survived alone for weeks on the rough streets of Calcutta. Ultimately, he was transferred to an agency and was adopted by a couple in Australia.25 years later, Brierley used Google maps to locate his hometown, reuniting with his mother and siblings in a deeply affecting story he recounts in his memoir "A Long Way Home".

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    Thursday, Oct 16 2014

    12 PM

    Unlikely collaborators and off-the-grid thinkers share their perspectives on the never-ending impact of tech and how the technological revolution... read more
    4 hours | Summit | Cadillac Palace Theatre

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