New Delhi, Nov. 17 -- Mint Visionaries is a series of conversations with people who are inspiring a new future. Mint kicks off the first conversation with Bill Gates, co-chair, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Mr Gates will be in conversation with Rishad Premji, chairman, Wipro Ltd., on a topic very close to his heart: "Technology for Social Inclusion". Mint chose this theme because it resonates with the idea of new India. NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant is delivering the keynote address at the Mint Visionaries' launch event. "We have started seeing massive transformation in aspirational districts due to usage of technology," says Kant.

Here are the live updates from the event:

-"Given India's unique diversities, India's challenges are uni...