Journalist | Columnist | Radio and Podcast Host | Speaker
Syndicated technology, hobby and education columnist with CBC Radio's 20 plus radio stations across the country.
Guest host on two live CBC's Ontario shows Fresh Air and Ontario Morning
Co-creator of the award-winning multi-platform CBC series Boldly Asian
A frequent emcee and moderator, I've been invited for repeat speaking and moderating appearances at Elevate, Collision, the Mars Discovery District, Invest Ottawa and #MovetheDial.
Watch me interview Catherine McKenna, former Minister of Environment and Climate Change for MaRSDD here.
My experience as a refugee to Canada and the role of science in getting me to where I am, drive the volunteer work I do, as co‐founder of Tamil Women Rising and board member of Jumpstart Refugee Talent and Scientists in School.
In my former role, I was Vice President of Marketing and Demand Generation at a Toronto-based start-up called Eloqua, which was acquired by Oracle. I hold an Engineering degree from Queen’s University. I love talking about the tech ecosystems, start-ups and innovation.
Canadian Tamil Chamber of Commerce Most Outstanding Professional Award
Durham College Alumni of Distinction
Canadian Ethnic Media Association Award for Journalistic Excellence
Host of Colleges and Institutes Canada show Perspectives Live on the state of the education
Co-host of mini-podcast Perpetual Learning.
SOME OF MY WORK
Manjula brings incredibly unique energy to any stage she graces. She is vibrant, inspiring and authentic, and truly was a delight to work with on the several occasions she spoke at our #movethedial events. I would endorse her as a speaker any (and every) day.