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February 4, 2019
Monday
  • Public Policy Dialogues with Parliamentarians Discussion on “22nd Report of Parliamentary Standing Committee on External Affairs on Sino-India Relations”

  • Feb 4, 2019 from 5:45pm to 7:15pm
  • Location: WWF Auditorium, Lodi Road, New Delhi
  • Description:

    SPEAKERS 

    Dr. Shashi Tharoor, Member of Parliament and Chairman, Parliamentary Standing Committee on ExternalAffairs

    Mr. Mohammad Salim, Member of Parliament and Member, Parliamentary Standing Committee on External Affairs

    Lt. Gen. S. L. Narasimhan, PVSM, AVSM, VSM (Retd), Member, National Security Advisory Board

     CHAIR           

    Mr. A. K. Bhattacharya, Editorial Director, Business Standard

     About the Event

    The Parliamentary Standing Committee on External Affairs (2017-18), chaired by Dr. Shashi Tharoor, submitted its 22nd Report before the 16th Lok Sabha in September of 2018. The report was titled, “Sino-India Relations Including Doklam, Border Situation and Cooperation in International Organizations.” The focus of this report was on four key aspects of India-China…

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  • Categories: Public Policy
January 28, 2019
Monday
  • Discussion on “Can the India Japan partnership be a factor of stability in an uncertain world?”

  • Jan 28, 2019 from 4:00pm to 5:30pm
  • Location: Long Champ Hall, The Taj Mahal Hotel, Mansingh Road, New Delhi.
  • Description:

    SPEAKERS                  Mr. Yohei Sasakawa, Chairman, The Nippon Foundation
                                          Mr. P D Rai, Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
                                          Mr. B J Panda, Former Member of Parliament

    CHAIR                          Mr. Tarun Das, Chairman, Institute of Economic Growth and Founding Trustee, Ananta Aspen Centre

     


    ABOUT THE EVENT

    Japan has emerged as one of the key partners for India’s economic and technological modernization. The partnership, both…

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  • Categories: International Relations
January 10, 2019
Thursday
  • The Woman Speaks Part I “What Glass Ceiling?: Indian Women in the Workplace”

  • Jan 10, 2019 from 4:30pm to 6:00pm
  • Location: WWF Auditorium, 172-B, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi- 110003
  • Description:

    SPEAKERS     Reshma Anand, CEO, Hindustan Unilever Foundation
                             Pratibha Jain, Partner, Nishith Desai Associates
                             Suparna Singh, CEO, NDTV Group

    CHAIR               Amitav Virmani, Founder CEO, The Education Alliance

     

    ABOUT THE EVENT

    Ananta Centre launches a series of Dialogues on Women and Gender Issues on a platform developed by women, for women and dedicated to women.

    The forum provides a safe space for open discussions which bring forth the true conflict within, focusing on both the inconsistencies in how women are viewed and her own battle to define her identity outside of…

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December 26, 2018
Wednesday
  • Travels and Travails with Trump : A White House Correspondent on the Geo-Political Aspects of Covering the 45th U.S. President

  • Dec 26, 2018 from 4:30pm to 5:45pm
  • Location: Delhi
  • Description:

    SPEAKER: Mr Steve Herman, White House Bureau Chief, Voice of America

    CHAIR: Mr Tarun Das, Founding Trustee, Ananta Aspen Centre and Chairman, Institute of Economic Growth

    Voice of America’s White House Bureau Chief Steve Herman will discuss what it is like covering the Trump presidency close-up. Herman, a veteran foreign correspondent in Asia, has made about 40 flights on Air Force One with Trump and accompanied him to a dozen countries. A frequent questioner of Trump in the Oval Office and elsewhere, the journalist – who was based in India for 3 ½ years - will provide insight into President Trump’s personality and how he deals with the fast-changing geo-political environment. This programe is being organised by our sister organisation Ananta Aspen Centre.

    For more details and registration, please contact arunabha.bhattacharya@anantacentre.in.

     

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  • Categories: International Relations
December 17, 2018
Monday
  • Seminar on Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain for Efficient Public Services Delivery

  • Dec 17, 2018 from 1:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Location: Mumbai
  • Description:

    Ananta Centre, in collaboration with KPMG in India as a knowledge partner, is organizing a multi-stakeholder seminar on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Blockchain for Efficient Public Service Delivery. This seminar will feature case studies illustrating the application of these technologies in diverse sectors such as healthcare, education, agriculture and financial services.

    Focus areas

    • Introduction to emerging technologies of AI and Blockchain
    • Discussion on how these technologies can aid in governance and transform society
    • AI and Blockchain as disruptors
    • Sector-wise impact of emerging technologies
    • Technology firms as enablers of digital growth

    Expected outcomes

    • Arriving at ways in which efficiencies may be improved across specific departments in the public sector
    • Discussion on how these technologies can aid in governance and transform society
    • Sharing of best practices with regards…
  • Created by: Sujith Haridas
  • Categories: Public Policy
December 11, 2018
Tuesday
  • 7th C K Prahalad Memorial Lecture: "Can India Keep Growing" by Professor Abhijit Banerjee

  • Dec 11, 2018 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Location: Mumbai
  • Description:

    The 7th C K Prahalad Memorial Lecture is scheduled for the 11th of December in Mumbai from 1700 to 1900 hours. Registration and Tea/Coffee will begin from 1600 hours onwards. The lecture will be delivered by Mr. Abhijit Banerjee, currently Ford Foundation International Professor of Economics at MIT and co-founder of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) on the topic "Can India Keep Growing, which explores the enigma of Indian growth. Dr. Naushad Forbes, Co-Chairman, Forbes Marshall; Trustee, Ananta Aspen Centre and President, CII (2016-17) will moderate the session.…

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  • Categories: Public Policy
October 4, 2018
Thursday
  • Young Women Leaders' Seminar 2

October 2, 2018
Tuesday
  • Emerging Leaders Programme

August 16, 2018
Thursday
  • FAKE NEWS: KNOW IT. FIGHT IT.

  • Aug 16, 2018 from 3:30pm to 5:00pm
  • Location: India International Centre, Seminar Hall 2 & 3
  • Description:


    PUBLIC SESSION ON
    FAKE NEWS: KNOW IT. FIGHT IT.
    16th August, 2018
    India International Centre, Seminar Hall 2 & 3
    Lodhi Estate, New Delhi
    3:30 p.m - 5 p.m (Registration starts at 3 p.m)

    Are you or your organisation a victim of fake news?
    Are you too, without knowing it, contributing to the spread of fake news?
    From harmless misinformation to deadly consequences, how did fake news explode and get weaponised in the manner it has?
     
    India is struggling to cope with the menace of false news, doctored videos and recordings which mislead the common man, impact opinions and even affect electoral outcomes.

    The Supreme Court has warned against “mobocracy” caused by spread of false rumours. Some countries are fighting false information through special laws. It is time we took the bull by the horn, lest it should gore our democracy. 

    Join us for a discussion on…

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  • Categories: Public Sessions
  • Tags: #fakenews #, #media #freepress