K’olosseum 16, Division G and H Annual Conference

“Winning isn’t everything, but wanting to win is.”

–Vince Lombardi


17th April 2016– The registrations for K’olosseum 16, sprung open as early as  8:30 AM. The vibrant toastmasters across Kerala gathered up at Riviera suits, Kochi for the annual conference of Division G and H of District 92. TM Janardhana Pai, the conference chair gave the opening remarks to the event followed by the welcome address by TM George Mathai.


Upholding the traditions, the lighting of lamp was carried out by all the dignitaries of the day.

As the emcees for the day, TM Solomon Mathews and TM Sindu Franco played a crucial role in keeping the audience engaged in the day long program. The District Director DTM Gauri Seshadri addressed the audience. She inspired her audience through her 5 minutes speech.Shortly, the International Speech Contest for Division H was smoothly conducted TM Sneha Sabu.

The contestants were

TM Rekha Ravindran

TM R. Prabhakaran

TM Tiju V Cunjeria

TM Sasheendran  V

TM Joseph Antony Alappatt

TM Nisha Mathew

It was PQD DTM Arjun Raj Urs’ turn to interact and leave the audience spell bound.A short tea break was followed by Division G  Director DTM Nagarajan’s Address.


The Table Topics Contest for area level winners of Division G was chaired by TM Srinivasan R.

The Participants were:

TM Umang Kumar Rathi

TM Rajesh Nair

TM Jayaraman C

TM Anto John

TM George Johnson

TM Mathew Jacob

The Division had  decided to recognise the sponsors of the newly chartered clubs . The people behind the chattering of the new clubs were recognised during the biggest event of the division which was followed by the buffet lunch.


It was the time for the most awaited event for Division G, the international speech contest. As the contest chair TM Mini Mohan was invited to conduct the crucial contest.

The contenders for the division Title were:

TM Asha Sunil Asokan

TM Krishnan G Nair

TM Jayaraman C

TM Anish Shankar

TM Mathew Jacob

TM Nambiath Raveendran

TM V J Jose, the Division H  Director  expressed his heart felt feelings in his address. The CGD of D92 TM Pawas Chandra informed everyone  of the exponential  growth of the district. At toastmasters we expedite the growth when we attend district conferences, PR Manager DTM Geetha Prasanna informed the audience as to what is in store at Coronation 2016.


TM Sijil S was the aligned Contest Chair for the Table topics contest for Division H. The contestants were:

13055708_1201210363223497_7213929487171442719_oTM Reginold  C C

TM Noufal Ibrahim KV

TM Thomas Mathew

TM Paul Ansel V

TM Abrahm Earaly

TM Siju  Somarajan

The topic “Either you run the day, or the day runs you”.

All the role players who diligently executed their tasks were recognised . The whole audience were anxious to know the results and to break to suspense.


TM Janadhana Pai, TM Jaikumar Pillai, DTM Gauri Seshadri ,TM Pawas Chandra, DTM Arjun Raj Urs, along with our District PRO DTM Geetha Prasanna and Directors of G and H District DTM Nagararajan and TM V J Jose were called upon.

The winners were:

Division G:

International Speech Contest

Winner: TM Mathew Jacob

1st Runner Up: TM Anish Shankar 

2nd Runner : TM Krishnan G Nair 

Table Topic Contest:
Winner: TM Anto John 
1st Runner Up: TM George Johnson 

Division H:
International Speech Contest:
Winner: TM Tiju Cunjeria 
1st Runner Up: TM Joseph Antony Alapatt 
2nd Runner Up: TM Nisha Mathew

Table Topic Contest:
Winner: TM Paul Ansel
1st Runner Up: TM Abraham Eraly
2nd Runner Up: TM Thomas Mathew 

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