Youth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

                                                                                                        Programme

 Venue: Jacaranda Hall, Ground Floor, Conference Centre, BIEC

 Youth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas   
7 January 2017, Saturday

0930-1045 hrs Inaugural Session:- "Role of Diaspora Youth in the Transformation  of India"
Venue: Jacaranda Hall, Ground Floor, Conference Centre, BIEC

Chair: Shri Vijay Goel, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports
Co-Chair: Gen (Dr) V.K.Singh (Retd.), Minister of State for External Affairs

 

Welcome Remarks by  Shri. Dnyaneshwar Mulay, Secretary (OIA & CPV) Ministry of External Affairs. 

 

Address by Shri R V Deshpande, Minister for Large & Medium Industries of Karnataka.

 

Keynote Address by Shri Vijay Goel Chair, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports.   

 

Keynote Address by H.E. Mr. Michael Ashwin Adhin, Vice President of Suriname. 

 

Address by Gen (Dr) V.K.Singh (Retd.), Minister of State for External Affairs

 

Vote of Thanks by Dr. A.K. Dubey, Secretary, Department of Youth Affairs, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports
1050-1150 hrs  

Plenary Session I - Nurturing India's Young Ambassadors: Reaching out to Indian Students Abroad and NRI & OCI Students in India. See the sessionreport here.

Presentation by the Session Coordinator: Ms Vani Rao, Joint Secretary (OIA-II), Ministry of External Affairs

Venue: Jacaranda Hall, Ground Floor, Conference Centre, BIEC

  

Chair : Shri Prakash Javadekar, Minister of Human Resource Development

Co-Chair :Gen (Dr) V.K.Singh (Retd.), Minister of State for External Affairs

1145-1300 hrs    

Youth PBD delegates visit to the PBD Exhibition

Venue: Hall 1 and 2, BIEC     

1300-1400 hrs    

Buffet Lunch hosted by Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports    

Venue: Banquet Hall, BIEC

1400-1530hrs    

Plenary Session II:  Start-ups and Innovations which had social impact in India

Speech by the Session Coordinator: Shri Nagaraj Naidu, Joint Secretary (ED), Ministry of External Affairs
Venue: Jacaranda Hall, Ground Floor, Conference Centre, BIEC  

Session Chair and Moderator : Shri Amitabh Kant, CEO, Niti Aayog

1530-1730hrs 

Plenary Session III: Fuelling growth through disruptive Innovations: Start-up ecosystem in Karnataka

Link For Presentation

Venue: Jacaranda Hall, Ground Floor, Conference Centre, BIEC 

 

Session Coordinator: Ms. V. Manjula,  Principal Secretary, Department of Information Technology, Biotechnology and Science & Technology, Government of Karnataka

 

Address by Shri Priyank Kharge, Minister for IT, BT and Tourism, Government of Karnataka

1800-1845hrs

Cultural Programme (dance and music of Karnataka)

Venue: Level 2, Hall 3

1900hrs Buffet Dinner hosted by Government of Karnataka
Venue: Banquet Hall, BIEC