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    IIMB-CCGC 19th December Panel discussion "Local and Global-Policy implementation and formulation"


IIMB-CCGC is indeed privileged to invite you to a thought provoking panel discussion, part  of  our  Leaderspeak series,  centred around  the book- “Advice and Dissent”, authored by Dr.Y.V.Reddy-former Governor of the Reserve Bank of India and Chairman of the Fourteenth Finance Commission. Dr. Reddy has also served as a member of the UN Commission of  Experts on reforms of the International Monetary and Financial system. Dr. Reddy was also conferred a Honorary Fellowship at LSE and is currently Honorary Professor, Centre for Economic and Social Studies, Hyderabad.

Chairing the session will be Mrs. Rohini Nilekani, journalist, writer and philanthropist. She is the co-founder of Pratham Books and is currently the Chairperson of Arghyam- a foundation that grants funds for managing groundwater and sanitation projects. She is the author of “Uncommon Ground: Dialogues between Business and Social Leaders.”

 The other panelists comprise:

 Mr. B.K. Bhattacharya-  was in academia till 1963 and then joined the I.A.S soon thereafter. He retired as Chief Secretary, Government of Karnataka, prior to which he held several senior bureaucratic assignments covering a spectrum of areas. Post retirement, he headed the Expert Committee on Pension Reforms and was the Team Leader of the U.S.AID- GOI project on State Sector Fiscal Reforms and also appraised the UNDP-GOI project on the Human Development Programme, in selected Indian States. Mr. Bhattacharya was also Chairman of the Expenditure Reforms Commission.

 Dr. V. Leeladhar- Banker extraordinaire--former Deputy Governor R.B.I and Managing Director Vijaya Bank. His banking experience spans Syndicate Bank, Corporation Bank and Maharashtra Bank, all at senior levels.

 Professor M.S. Sriram- is currently Visiting Professor at IIM Bangalore. He was a Distinguished Fellow of the Institute for Development of Research in Banking Technology.    Professor Sriram  was also the Lalitha Gupte Chair Professor at ICICI Bank and Chairperson Finance and Accounting Area at IIM Ahmedabad and a faculty at IRMA Anand. Professor Sriram was on the Vaidyanathan Committee on Cooperative Reforms.  Professor Sriram is an author of books on credit to rural farmers .

 Professor Charan Singh- Dr. Singh is Visiting Faculty at IIMB. Dr. Singh was a Senior Economist at the IMF and Research Director at RBI from 1997 to 2009. His research areas include  Monetary, Fiscal, Debt Management, International Reserves, Financial Markets, Banking and Infrastructure. Dr. Singh was a visiting scholar at Harvard and Stanford and earned his doctorate from the University of New South Wales Australia. Currently, Dr. Singh serves on the Board of National Housing Bank and Nabard Financial Services and is a member of the Informal Advisory Group on Housing Sector Issues at the IMF.

 The subject of the discussion will be: ‘Local and Global:- Policy Implementation and formulation’ and the interactions will be centred around Dr. Y.V. Reddy’s Book- “Advice and Dissent”.

The Venue/Date/Time: will be: IIMB Auditorium at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, 19th December 2017.

The discussions will  end with a Hi-Tea, and we request you to please stay back to discuss the takeaways during tea, following the panel discussion.

We look forward to your participation  and to help plan our logistics, we seek your cooperation in confirming your registration (which is free of cost) at http://ccgcdec19.doattend.com, as early as you can.