Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Seminar Details

06 Sep 2021
  • Seminar :

    ICRIER-KAS EXPERTS WEBINAR SERIES ON REFORMING WTO FOR THE 21ST CENTURY

    WEBINAR # 1 – FORMULATING NEW APPROACHES TO STRENGTHEN MULTILATERAL TRADING SYSTEM

    September 6, 2021 (Monday), 14:00 – 16:00 Hrs (IST)

    Agenda

    14:00 – 14:10 Hrs (IST): INAUGURAL SESSION

    14:00 – 14:05 Hrs (IST) Opening Remarks
    Deepak Mishra, Director and CE, ICRIER

    14:05 – 14:10 Hrs (IST) Welcome Remarks
    Mr Peter Rimmele, Resident Representative to India, Konrad-AdenauerStiftung (KAS)

    14:10 – 15:45 Hrs (IST) THEMATIC SESSION

    14:10 – 15:25 Hrs (IST) Formulating New Approaches to Strengthen Multilateral Trading
    System

    Moderator:
    Rupa Chanda, Professor of Economics, IIM Bangalore

    Panelists:
    Ujal Singh Bhatia, Former Ambassador to WTO, Government of India
    Harsha Vardhana Singh, Former Deputy Director-General, WTO
    Peter Draper, Executive Director, Institute for International Trade, University of Adelaide
    RV Anuradha, Partner, Clarus Law Associates
    Ignacio Garcia Bercero, Director in DG Trade for European Commission

    15:25 – 15:45 Hrs (IST): Questions and answers

    15:45 – 15:55 Hrs (IST): Session Summary by Rupa Chanda, Professor of , IIM Bangalore

    15:55 – 16:00 Hrs (IST): Vote of Thanks: Nisha Taneja, Professor, ICRIER

  • Place : Online Event
  • Venue : Zoom / YouTube Live

ANNOUNCEMENTS

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