Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Seminar Details

27 May 2013

ICRIER-KAS Seminar Series 2013: 
Challenges and Priorities in the Twelfth Five Year Plan

Second Seminar
12th Five Year Plan: Challenges and Opportunities for the Social Sector

Date: 27 May 2013 (Monday)
Venue: Gulmohar Hall, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi

Tentative  Programme

9:30 – 10:00 Registration & Tea / Coffee
10:00 – 10:05 Welcome Address

Dr Rajat Kathuria, Director & CE, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)

10:05 – 10:10 Opening Remarks

Mr Tomislav Delinic, Resident Representative to India (Officiating), Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS), India Office

10:10 – 10:30 Keynote Address

Dr Syeda Hameed, Member, Planning Commission, Government of India Member, Island Development Authority, Government of India

10:30 – 10:45 Q & A
10:45 – 11:00 Tea / Coffee Break

Presentation & Discussion Session

11:00 – 11:15 Chair:

Dr Santosh Mehrotra
, Director-General, Institute of Applied Manpower Research, Government of India
11:15 – 11:45 Presentation

Dr Sonal Desai
, Professor, University of Maryland; Senior Fellow, NCAER [Download Presentation]
11:45 – 12:30 Discussion

Dr Nisha Agrawal, CEO, OXFAM India

Dr  Amir Ullah Khan, President, Glocal University[Download Presentation]

Ms Caitlin Weisen, UN Resident Coordinator & UNDP Resident Representative, India 

12:30 – 1:00 pm Q & A
1:00 pm onwards Lunch


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