One of the world’s top most universities, Harvard Business School is organizing a two-day global leadership conference at its campus on 7th and 8th March.
The hot discussion of this conference will be on India’s aspirations and challenges. Even the theme of this year’s conference is also being organized by the Indian graduate students on ‘India’s path to global leadership’.
The Graduate students of Harvard will come together to organize this conference at Harvard Kennedy School and the Harvard Business School respectively.
The conference held in 2014, brought together more than 100 speakers and 600 students from across the world.
As the theme is based on India so there will be some of most popular faces of India in the conference like- Kiran bedi and JSW Steel chairman Sajjan Jindal, Blackstone India chairman Akhil Gupta besides more than 80 other dignitaries across the fields of politics, business, social and the arts.
Kiran Bedi, a social activist, former police officer and politician will be one of the panelists for the women focused keynote titled – ‘Women’s Empowerment in Emerging India’.
The Aim of this Conference
The conference aims to bring together the thoughts, ideas and views of India’s leaders. In short, this is going to be a brainstorming sessions on India’s aspirations, plans and challenges.
The discussion may include topics like –
Can India overtake China to become the global manufacturing hub by 2020?
India’s Urban Urgency – is 100 smart cities the solution?
New politics meets the age of media media, Unveiling sensitivities of India-China relationship.