MEDIA INVITE - CENJOS


1. A security conclave on India & the New Multilateral Order is being organised by CENJOS with an aim to stimulate an early debate on policies & direction in projecting Indian influence in neighbourhood & beyond. The details of the event are as under:
(a) Date : 09-10 Aug 2010.
(b) Venue: The Leela Palace, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi.
2. Day 1 Schedule
(a) 0900 hours: Registration followed by inaugural session & keynote address.
(b) Session I 1100 hours: Competing, Collaborating: India's Challenges in Multi Security Engagements
(i) Speakers: Mr PS Raghavan IFS (Retd), Chairman, NSAB, Lt Gen SL Narsimhan (Retd), Member NSAB, Lt Gen PJS Pannu Deputy Chief of Integrated Defense Staff & Ms Preeti Saran IFS (Retd)
(c) Session II 1500 hours: Many Roads Lead to Inclusive Vision, Bridging Nations in Peace & Prosperity
(i) Speakers: Vice Admiral Shekhar Sinha, Dr Varaprasad S. Dolla, Professor in Chinese Studies, JNU, Brigadier General AKM Iqbal Azim, Dean, Faculty of Arts & Social Science, Bangladesh University of Professionals, Dhaka.
(d) Session III 1700 hours: Lure of Eurasia - Reviving Old World Civilization Ties between Asia & Europe
(i) Speakers: Mr Salman Khurshid, former External Affairs Minister of India, Ms Nirupama Rao IFS (Retd), Dr Indrani Talikdar, MEA.
(b) Dinner & Cocktails 1900 hours.
2. Day 2 Schedule
(a) Session I 0930 hours: Future Wars: In Cyber, Air, Sea, Land & Space, AI Led Technologies will Shape War and Peace
(i) Speakers:Lt Gen PJS Pannu Deputy Chief of Integrated Defense Staff, Dr S Guruprasad DG (PC&SI) DRDO, Air Marshall Rajeev Sachdeva Deputy Chief IDS.
(b) Session II 1130 hours: Promoting Neighbourhood First in an Indo Pacific Structure, Embracing Commercial & Military Objectives
(i) Speakers: In Chair Ambassador AR Ghanashyam IFS, speakers - Admiral Karambir Singh, Chief of Naval Staff, Mr Haryo B. Rahmadi, Senior Expert Indonesian Defense University, Lt Gen Ata Hasnain, Rear Admiral Eileen Laubacher, US Navy.
(c) Session III 1430 hours: Reviewing the Results of Make in India, Assessing its Future
(i) Speakers: In Chair Dr Vijay Kumar Saraswat, Chancellor, JNU, speakers - Lt Gen Subrata Saha, Mr Michael Kor, VP India, Boeing, Mr Nik Khanna, MD - India BAE Systems.
(d) Session IIIIV 1630 hours: India Reaches out to Neighbourhood First, then to Indo-Pacific
(i) Panel Discussion: Moderator Shiv Aroor, Defense Correspondent, Panelist Lt Gen Vinod Bhatia (Retd), Rear Admiral Eileen Laubacher, US Navy, Brigadier General AKM Iqbal Azim, Dean, Faculty of Arts & Social Science, Bangladesh University of Professionals, Dhaka, Mr Haryo B. Rahmadi, Senior Expert Indonesian Defense University.