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ICRIER’s Program on Capacity Building and Knowledge Dissemination on Urbanization in India
Preparing for the Urban Challenges of the 21st Century

Capacity Building Workshop 
Focus on Solid Waste Management in Urban India 

Date
: April 29th and 30th, 2013
Venue: Assam Administrative Staff College Guwahati, Assam
 

Programme

Day 1: Monday, April 29 2013

10:00 am – 11:00 am: Registration and Tea
11:00 am – 12:50 am: Session 1: Inaugural Session
Chair: Dr. Isher Judge Ahluwalia 
Chairperson ICRIER and Project Leader, Urbanisation Programme
11:00 am – 11:15 am: Opening remarks by the Chair: Challenges of Urbanisation in India with focus on Solid Waste Management
11:15 am – 11:30 am: Presentation by Ms. Mangalam Balasubramanian
Managing Trustee, Exnora Green, Pammal[Download Presentation]
11:30 am – 11:45 am: Presentation by Mr. Suresh Jagtap
Deputy Municipal Commissioner (SWM), Pune Municipal Corporation [Download Presentation]
11:45 am – 12:00 pm: Address by the Chief Guest Shri Tarun GogoiHon’ble Chief Minister, Government of Assam
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm: Discussion
12:30 pm – 01:30 pm: Lunch
01:30 pm – 04:00 pm: Session 2: Experience sharing by states and cities of North-East
Chair: Mr. J.B. Singh 
Principal Secretary UD and Panchayats, Assam
01:30 pm – 01:35 pm: Introductory remarks by the Chair
01:35 pm – 01:50 pm: Presentation by Guwahati Municipal Corporation [Download Presentation]
01:50 pm – 02:05 pm: Presentation by Mr. Taba Tedir, 
Chief Executive cum Director
, UD & Housing, Arunachal Pradesh [Download Presentation]
02:05 pm – 02:20 pm: Presentation by Mr. B. Dutta, 
Director
, Meghalaya Urban Development Agency[Download Presentation]
02:20 pm – 02:35 pm: Presentation by Mr. K. Lalthawmmawia,Director, Urban Development, Mizoram[Download Presentation]
02:35 pm – 03.00 pm: Discussion
03.00 pm – 03.30 pm: Tea Break
03:30 pm – 03:45 pm: Presentation by Dr. Toshimanen Ozukum,Additional Director Municipal Affairs, UD Nagaland [Download Presentation]
03:45 pm – 04:00 pm: Presentation by Mr. L.B. Chettri, 
Special Secretary
, Urban Development & Housing, Sikkim [Download Presentation]
04:00 pm – 04:15 pm: Presentation by Gitkumar Singh,
Director Municipal Admin, Housing & Urban Development And Chief Town Planner, Manipur[Download Presentation]
04:15 pm – 04:30 pm: Presentation by Tripura 
[Download Presentation]
04:30 pm – 05:00 pm: Discussion on way forward with focus on North-eastern states

Day 2: Tuesday, April 30 2013

10:00 am – 10:30 am: Registration and Tea
10:30 am – 12:30 pm: Session 1: Dissemination of findings of HPEC (Ahluwalia) Report
Chair: Shri N. K. Das 
Chief Secretary, Govt. of Assam (TBC)
10:30 am – 10:50 am: Introductory remarks by the Chair
10:50 am – 11:15 am: Presentation of the HPEC (Ahluwalia) 2011 Report (Urban Team, ICRIER)
11:15 am – 11:45 am: Presentation by Dr. Ajay Kalamdhad(Assistant Professor, IIT Guwahati 
[Download Presentation]
11:45 am – 12:30 pm: Discussion
12:30 pm – 01: 30 pm: Lunch
[Download Summary of the Proceedings] [Download Participants List]

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