• Pascaline Dupas, Faculty Director, Stanford King Center on Global Development; Senior Fellow, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research
• Jishnu Das, professor at the McCourt School of Public Policy and the Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University
• Shanta Devarajan, Non-resident Fellow, Center for Global Development; Professor of the Practice of Development, Georgetown University, gui2de affiliate
ABOUT THE EVENT
In the Future of Development series, the Center for Global Development and the Georgetown University Initiative on Innovation, Development and Evaluation (gui2de) bring together development experts, scholars, and policymakers to address the big questions facing developing countries and help shape the agenda in global development over the next decade. In this edition, Pascaline Dupas and Jishnu Das will join host Shanta Devarajan to discuss how improvements in healthcare in developing countries can be pursued in the next coming years.
Time: 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM ET
Reimagining India in the Next Normal
2020 was a year of disruption. A new India has emerged – one that learns, teaches, prescribes medicines, and builds world class companies online. Join us as e speak with investors who have their fingers on the pulse of our startup ecosystem for some time now.
What does it mean to play in the new India? Where are the attractive market gaps? who is innovating for these?
Are there any bottlenecks left to accessing the next billion users (NBU)?
What growth hacks can you use to accelerate?
Technology is the clear game changer overhauling India’s story – which businesses have tailwinds and which ones will stand the test of time?
How do you build the leanest, meanest, digital-first company today?
Time: 5:00 PM in Mumbai, Kolkata, New Delhi / 6:30 AM EST