Webinar on Energy Cooperation in BIMSTEC

2 Nov, 2022

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Webinar Series | 25 Years of BIMSTEC: Opportunities and Challenges in the post-COVID 19 Era | November 2, 2022

Webinar Series
25 Years of BIMSTEC: Opportunities and Challenges in the post-COVID 19 Era
2nd November 2022 (Wednesday)
10.0 am (IST)


10.00 am
Welcome Remarks – Deepak Mishra, Director & CE, ICRIER
Opening Remarks 1 – Badri Narayanan Gopalakrishnan, Head, Trade, Commerce and Strategic
Economic Dialogue, NITI Aayog
Opening Remarks 2 – Pankaj Madan, Deputy Head- India Office, KAS

10.15 am – Lead Presentation by Jiwan Acharya, Principal Energy Specialist, Energy Division of South Asia Department, Asian Development Bank (ADB), Manila

10.30 am – Panel Discussion
Moderator: Nitya Nanda, Director, Council for Social Development (CSD), New Delhi

S. K. Soonee, Former & Founder CEO Power System Operation Corporation Limited (POSOCO), India
M. Tamim, Professor, Department of Petroleum and Mining Engineering, Dhaka
Anasua Basu Ray Chaudhury, Senior Fellow, Observer Research Foundation (ORF), New Delhi
Bishal Thapa, Senior Director, CLASP

11.30 am – Q & A

11.40 am – Summing Up by Nisha Taneja, Professor and Lead Trade, Investment and External Relations (TIER), ICRIER