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TalentNomics – ICRIER Conference

Empowering Women for Sustainable Development

March 14, 2016

Silver Oak Hall, India Habitat Centre,
Lodi Road, New Delhi

PROGRAMME

08:30-09:00         Registration and High Tea

 

09:00-10:15         Inaugural Session

 

Opening Remarks

Ipsita Kathuria, Founder and CEO, TalentNomics India

                             Welcome Address

Isher Judge Ahluwalia, Chairperson ICRIER

 

Inaugural Address

Shri Dharmendra Pradhan,

Minister of State
(independent charge), Petroleum and Gas, Government of India

 

Keynote Address

Dr. Mamphela Ramphele, South African Political Activist, Doctor, Business Woman and ex- MD, World Bank

 

10:15-10:30         Tea/Coffee

 

10:30-12:00         Session 1: Research & Results: For Sustainable Development- Women Empowerment and Economic Growth- What can government and policy makers do?                         

 

Moderator: Rajat Kathuria, Director and Chief Executive, ICRIER

 

      Panel

·     Kalpana Kochhar, Deputy Director, IMF

·     Anu Madgavkar, Co-Author of Power and Parity Report, McKinsey Global Institute

·     Anne Boring, Postdoctoral researcher, OFCE, Sciences Po-Paris

·     Anuradha Das Mathur, Founding Dean, The Vedica Scholars Programme For Women, India

 

12:00-13:15         Session 2: Gender Balance in Leadership:  Impactful Actions Needed to Change Status Quo

 

Moderator: Dilip Cherian, Founder and Consulting Partner, Perfect Relations, India

 

 

Panel

·     Anita George,  Sr. Director (Energy and Extractive Industry), World Bank

·     Farzana Chowdhury, CEO, Green Delta Insurance Company, Bangladesh

·     Linda Solomon, Partner, Deloitte, USA

·     Deepak Hota, Director (Human Resources), BEML

·     Suparno Banerjee, Vice President, Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (HPE)

 

13.15- 14.15        Lunch

 

14:15-15:15         Session 3: Creating a Sustainable Global Supply of Women Leaders Across Sectors and a Collaborative Eco System for Change: What can Women, Men and Organizations do?

 

Moderator: Rhoda Weeks-Brown, Deputy Director, IMF

 

Panel

·     Neeti Banerjee, Founder and CEO, TalentNomics Inc., former Assistant Director, IMF

·     Saurabh Srivastava, Founder and Ex-Chairman NASCOM, Angel Investor, India

·     Neeru Abrol, Director(Fin), IL&FS, former Chairperson, National Fertilizer Limited, India

·     Neeta Boochra, ex-President, FICCI (Flo) and Entrepreneur, India

 

15:15- 16:15          Session 4: Encouraging and Influencing Young Minds to Dream

 

Moderator: Kedibone Letlaka-Rennert,HRAdvisor, IMF (TBC)

 

Panel

·     Radhicka Kapoor, Fellow, ICRIER

·     Jyoti Reddy, former Student, Akansha Foundation, India

·     Pramath Sinha, Co-founder and Managing Director, 9.9 Mediaworx Pvt. Ltd. and Founding Dean, Indian School of Business, India

·     Radhika Prabhu, Senior Policy Advisor for South Asia, Secretary’s Office of Global Women’s Issues, U.S. State Department

 

16:15-16:30         Tea/Coffee

 

16:30-17:45         Session 5: Role of Media in Breaking Stereotypes

 

Moderator:  Anil Padmanabhan,Deputy Editor- MINT, India

 

Panel:

·     Archana Garodia Gupta, President FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO),India

·     Christine Graeff, Director-General, European Central Bank

·     Asma Shirazi, Journalist, TV Anchor, Pakistan

·     Bharati Jacob, Managing Partner, Seedfund

·     Shereen Bhan, Journalist & TV Anchor,CNBC-TV-18

 

17:45- 18: 00       Key Takeaways and Vote of Thanks

 

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