Indian Leadership Academy

“Youth should get a degree on Life management before they get any other management degree” .

Kaushik Mahapatra

About D'PopCorns

Indian Leadership Academy

D’PopCorns’ Today’s Kernels – Tomorrow’s Leaders’ is a platform to transform ignited minds in teens into responsible and dynamic leaders of the future. The program is powered by Indian Leadership Academy, under the chief mentor-ship of Kaushik Mahapatra, one of India’s top 10 Leadership Coaches.

We are a team of like-minded individuals who believe that tremendous cultural, ethnic, religious and socioeconomic diversity in schools today, calls for multidimensional guided learning programs that respects and mirrors the expectations of teens, and delivers assimilable content for Gen-Z.

These programs are more relevant than ever, because of its human perspective, that diversely enriches the personal and social world. Hence, it has become imperative to introduce our Young Leaders in adolescent age, to the concept of holistic leadership.

We Believe

We, at D’PopCorns, believe that – Every kernel requires the right amount of heat to pop into a perfectly flavoured Popcorn.
D’PopCorns team will extend the boundaries equally to impart holistic learning to privileged and less privileged section of youth, as part of socio-cultural initiative by ILA.

We Aim At
  • Enhancement of their social behaviour and relationships

  • Development of the most essential skills that are required to emerge as better Human Beings and Dynamic Global Leaders of tomorrow

  • Empowering teenagers to take greater responsibility and ownership for their self- development and creating opportunities for cognitive and holistic learning

D’PopCorns presents Leadership Development Program for Teens

Why Choose Us

D’PopCorns’ online programs focus on the concept of ‘Life Beyond Education’, for the development of young creative minds. The curriculum is based on Movies & Hobbies, PechaKucha and Fun Learning considering the receptivity of Gen Z.

These are some of the interesting techniques, that are integral to our content delivery mechanism.

The Curriculum

The curriculum has been designed using the world class facilitation techniques. Towards achieving this underlined aim, we have incorporated cooperative learning strategies in collaboration with renowned leadership practitioners from diverse professional backgrounds.

Our Program Modules

  • PopCorn Leaders

Success Mantras

  • PopCorn Planet

The Oneness in us

  • PopCorn Persona

Owning Your Personal Development

  • PopCorn Presentation

Personal Skills Mastery

  • PopCorn People

Relationships made easy

  • PopCorn Science

Being Innovative

  • Persistent Popcorns

Way to success


Indian Leadership Academy

Indian Leadership Academy

Skill Central, UK

International Certification by ISO

Board of Advisors

Shekhar Vijayan

International Speaker & Mentor, Author, Leadership & Development Expert

Dr. Nandita Mishra

Educator and Leadership Expert

Utkarsha Rupwate

Social Leadership Expert

Swar Kranti

Educator and Cultural Leadership Expert

Colene Faith

Life Coach, Trainer & Mentor

Our Team of Experts

Kaushik Mahapatra

Chief Mentor

Indian Leadership Academy


Program Director

Neha Biniwale

Program Co-ordinator

Indian Leadership Academy

Saurabh Patil

Branding & Marketing

Vinod Kumar

Branding & Marketing

Ami Ved

Content Curation

Khushie Contractor

Graphics and Content

Rounak Mahapatra




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