Webinar on 25 Years of BIMSTEC: Opportunities and Challenges in the post-COVID 19 Era
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Speaker(s): Posh Raj Pandey, Chairman, SAWTEE, Nepal Fahmida Khatun, Executive Director, Centre for Policy Dialogue, Bangladesh Anushka Wijesinha, Economist and Co-founder, Centre for a Smart Future, Sri Lanka Piti Srisangnam, Director of Academic Affairs, ASEAN Studies Center, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand Rajan Sudesh Ratna, Deputy Head and Senior Economic Affairs Officer, UNESCAP South and South-West Asia Office

Moderator(s): Badri Narayanan Gopalakrishnan, Head, Trade, Commerce and Strategic Economic Dialogue, NITI Aayog

PROGRAM

10.00 AM – 10.45 AM: Inaugural Session
Welcome Remarks by Deepak Mishra, Director & CE, ICRIER
Opening Remarks by Adrian Haack, Director, India Office, KAS
Guest Remarks by Rudrendra Tandon, Additional Secretary (BIMSTEC & SAARC), Ministry of External Affairs, GoI
Remarks by Badri Narayanan Gopalakrishnan, Head, Trade, Commerce and Strategic Economic Dialogue, NITI Aayog
Keynote Address by H.E. Tenzin Lekphell, Secretary General, BIMSTEC

10.45 AM to 11.45 AM – Technical Session – Trade and Investment

 

place: Online Event

11.45 AM – Q & A 11.55 AM – Summing Up by Nisha Taneja, Professor, ICRIER

Place: Online Event

 

18 Jul, 2023