Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Conferences & Workshops Details


November 5, 2015 (Thursday) – (Juniper Hall, IHC)


2:00 pm         :     Inaugural Session

International Affairs (SFIA) 


Keynote Address by Shri Suresh Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister of Railways, Government of India


2.45 pm         :     Coffee Break


3:00 pm         :     Session 1: Asian Security and India-Korea ‘Special Strategic



Chair: KIM DalchoongEmeritus Professor, Yonsei University


      Ambassador for National Security Affairs


4:30 pm         :     Coffee Break


4:45 pm         :   Session 2: Cooperation for Full Potential of India-Korea CEPA and the

                              New Asian Economic Initiatives


Chair: Nisha TanejaProfessor, ICRIER






7.30 pm         :     Special Address by LEE Chung MinProfessor, Yonsei University and

                              ROK’s Ambassador for National Security Affairs   –  (Maple Hall, IHC)


Chair: Sanjay Singh, Former Secretary (East) Ministry of External Affairs


Dinner Reception, Maple Hall, India Habitat Centre



November 6, 2015 (Friday) – (Juniper Hall, IHC)

9.30 am          :     Session 3:‘Make in India’ Initiative & Opportunities for SMEs

Chair: A. Didar SinghSecretary General, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)




11.00 am       :     Coffee Break


11.15 am       :     Session 4: India-Korea Collaboration in Manufacturing Industries

                              (Shipbuilding, Steel, Auto, Defense Industry, etc.)


Chair: Ajit RanadeChief Economist, Aditya Birla Group





1.00 pm         :     Lunch


2.00 pm         :     Session 5: India-Korea Collaboration in R&D and High-tech Industries

                              (IT/Internet, Games/Contents, Green/New Energy, etc.)


Chair: JUNG Ku-HyunPresident, The Seoul Forum for International Affairs






3.30 pm         :     Coffee Break


3.45 pm         :     Panel Discussion: Enhancing Peoples’ Movement between India and



Moderator: Anil Padmanabhan, Deputy Managing Editor of Mint



5.00 pm         :     Concluding Remarks

Signing of Joint Statement


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