3 August 2018, Vivekananda International Foundation, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi
The Vivekananda International Foundation (VIF) in collaboration with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is organizing a conference on‘Assessing India’s Connectivity with Its Neighbourhood’ on 3 August 2018 at Vivekananda International Foundation (VIF) in New Delhi, with participation of industry, intelligentsia and policy makers.
The VIF is an independent non-partisan institution that conducts research and analysis on domestic and international issues, and offers a platform for dialogue and conflict resolution. Its faculty includes some of India’s leading practitioners from the fields of security, military, diplomacy, government, academia and media, that have come together to generate ideas and stimulate action on national security issues. The VIF aims to channelize fresh insights and quality research, through numerous publications and activities like seminars, round tables, interactive dialogues, Vimarsh (public discourse), conferences and briefings.
The main aim of the conference will be to take stock of India’s achievements and shortcomings with regard to its extended connectivity with its neighborhood.
The conference would deliberate on the identification and prioritization of projects, potential welfare gains and geostrategic implications of connectivity projects and will feature thematic panel sessions on subjects like Transit and Investment, Connectivity and Transport, Energy, Maritime Connectivity, People to People contacts and prospects for cooperation with other regional organizations, such as BBIN and BIMSTEC etc.
It will also provide a platform to map the opportunities, facilitate sectoral collaboration and policy advocacy between member countries with multi stakeholders.
I am writing to cordially invite and request you to join us at the conference on“Assessing India’s Connectivity with Its Neighbourhood” scheduled on 3August 2018 from 1000-1700 hrs at Vivekananda International Foundation (VIF), Chanakyapuri in New Delhi.
Look forward to receiving your confirmation and to having you with us at the conference in New Delhi.