Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Seminar Details

27 Dec 2017
  • Seminar :



    Online Freelancing: Challenges, Opportunities and Impact in India

    Wednesday, December 27, 2017, Juniper Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodi Road, New Delhi



    10.00 10.30 am


    10.30 10.35 am

    Welcome Remarks by Dr. Rajat Kathuria, Director & CE, ICRIER

    10.35 10.45 am

    Opening Remarks by Ms. Helani Galpaya, Chief Executive Officer,  LIRNEasia, Sri Lanka

    10.45 11.05 am

    Keynote Address: Dr. K. P. Krishnan,Secretary, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Govt. of India

    11.05 11.15 am

    Tea Break


    Interactive Session: Dissemination of Research Findings

    11.15 12 noon

    Dr. Rajat Kathuria, Director & CE, ICRIER
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    Ms. Helani Galpaya, Chief Executive Officer, LIRNEasia, Sri Lanka
    (along with the research team)
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    12 noon 01.00 pm

    Panel Discussion

    Moderator:Mr. R. Chandrashekhar, President, NASSCOM



    Mr. Sanjeev Bikhchandani, Co-Founder and Executive Vice Chairman, Info Edge

    Dr. Manish Kumar, Managing Director & CEO, National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC)

    Dr. Harsha Vardhana Singh, Executive Director, Brookings India

    01.00 01.25 pm

    Questions and Answers

    01.25 01.30 pm

    Vote of Thanks:


    01.30 pm onwards



  • Place : New Delhi
  • Venue : Juniper Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodi Road


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