Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Seminar Details

24 Jun 2021
  • Consultation :

    Stakeholder convening on understanding investment, trade, and battery waste management linkages for a globally competitive Electric Vehicle (EV) manufacturing sector (ICRIER)

    June 24-25, 2021 (Thursday-Friday)


    Day 1: 24th June 2021

    16:00-16:05: Brief Overview of the Project and Convening, ICRIER

    16:05-16:15: Inaugural Address- Mr Pramod Bhasin, ICRIER

    16:15-16:20: Welcome Remarks-Dr Tom Moerenhout, IISD

    16:20-16:30: Keynote Address- Mr Sudhendu Jyoti Sinha, Advisor, NITI Aayog

    Session 1: EV Value Chains, trade and Investment

    16:30-16:35: Chair’s Insight-Professor Ashok Jhunjhunwala, IIT Madras

    16:35-16:45: Overview- Professor Saon Ray and Dr Anirudh Shingal, ICRIER

    16:45-16:55: Academia Perspective- Dr Himani Jain, CEEW

    16:55-17:05: Policy Perspective- Ms Chaitanya Kanuri, WRI

    17:05-17:15: Industry Perspective- Mr Dinesh Naniwadekar, Chief Manager, Product Support – Technical Service, SKODA AUTO Volkswagen India Private Limited

    17:15-17:30: Question and Answer Session

    17:30-17:35: Closure of Day 1

    Day 2: 25th June 2021

    Session 2: End of Life Batteries and its Urban Mining Potential

    16:00-16:05: Brief Overview of the Day 2, ICRIER

    16:05-16:10: Chair’s Insight-Mr Ruchir Shukla, SSEF

    16:10-16:20: Overview- Dr Amrita Goldar, ICRIER

    16:20-16:30: Academia Perspective- Mr Pranshu Singhal, Karo Sambhav

    16:30-16:40: Policy Perspective- Mr V.P. Yadav, CPCB

    16:40-16:50: Industry Perspective

    16:50-17:05: Question and Answer Session

    17:05-17:15: Closing Ceremony and Final Remarks by ICRIER

  • Place : Online Event
  • Venue : Zoom


  • 16 Sep
    Vacancy: Research Assistant for the Trade, Investment and External Relations (TIER)"Apply here"
  • 10 Sep
    Vacancy: Research Assistant for the Digital Economy, Start Up and Innovation (DESI)"Apply here"
  • 11 Jan
    Vacancy: 7 motivated researchers for its large Agri-programme"led by Dr. Ashok Gulati, Chair Professor Agriculture, ICRIER Apply here"