Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Seminar Details

22 Jan 2021
  • Panel Discussion :

    Virtual Policy Dialogue on “Galvanizing South and South-East Asia Transport Connectivity post-COVID19”

    Friday, January 22, 2021 at 3pm (IST) onwards

    Agenda

    TIME: 15:00 – 16:30 IST

    Moderator:
    Dr Nagesh Kumar, Head, South and South-West Asia Office, UNESCAP

    Welcome
    Dr Nisha Taneja, Professor, ICRIER

    Presentation:
    Mr Anil Kumar Gupta, Senior Consultant (Transport Connectivity), UNESCAP and former CMD, Container Corporation of India Ltd.

    Panellists:
    Mr Pawan Kumar Agarwal, Special Secretary (Logistics), Ministry of Commerce and Industry, India

    Dr Mustafizur Rahman, Distinguished Fellow, Centre for Policy Dialogue, Dhaka

    Amb. Rajiv Bhatia, Distinguished Fellow, Foreign Policy Studies Programme, Gateway House, Mumbai

    Dr Fukunari Kimura, Chief Economist, Economic Research Institute of ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA), Jakarta, Indonesia

    Mr Md. Mosharaf Hossain, Director, Connectivity and Security Division, BIMSTEC Secretariat, Dhaka

    Mr. Rabi Shanker Sainju, former Joint Secretary, Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies, Nepal

    Mr Constantino Xavier, Fellow, Foreign Policy Studies, CSEP (Brookings India)

    Mr Duncan Overfield, Deputy Development Director, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, British High Commission, New Delhi

    Mr Sandeep Jain, Economic Affairs Officer, Transport Division, UNESCAP

    Open discussion

    organized jointly by The Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER) and UNESCAP South and South-West Asia Office.

  • Place : Online Event
  • Venue : Zoom / YouTube Live

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