March 5th – Panel between Dr. Anantha Nageswaran (Member of the Indian Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council and Former Managing Director and CIO at Julius Baer), and Mr. Neelkanth Mishra (Member of the Indian Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council and Chief India Strategist at Credit Suisse) . Moderated by Mr. Gopal Srinivasan (Chairman of TVS Capital Funds)
March 19th (9:00 AM EDT/ 6:30 PM IST) – Keynote presentation by Mr. D. Shivakumar (Bestselling Author, President of Corporate Strategy and Business Development at the Aditya Birla Group and Former Chairman and CEO of PepsiCo India)
March 26th (9:00 AM EDT/ 6:30 PM IST) – Fireside Chat with Ambassador Tim Roemer (Former American Ambassador to India between 2009-2011, 9/11 Comissioner, and Former U.S. Member of Congress). Moderated by Dr. Madhumita Lahiri (Assistant Professor at the Department of English Language and Literature)
The Annual India Conference gathers students, alumni, business leaders, academics, policy makers, and management thinkers at Michigan to highlight the latest trends and opportunities in India’s dynamic economy.
A different theme each year focuses on the opportunities and challenges that India faces in an evolving global economy.In the past, the conference was held annually at the university of michigan, in ann arbor. It is a student-led conference, and gives the u-M community access to important players in India’s economy, leading business executives, academics, and alumni.
Time: 9:00 AM EST/ 7:30 PM IST