Chief Statistician of India, and Secretary, Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation Mr. TCA Anant was the Guest Speaker for 4th Residency of Management Program in Public Policy (MPPP). He spoke on the topic India’s Statistical System: Gearing up for Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).
Badkas, Sachin Kumar
Public Policy Academic Sachin is a researcher affiliated with the United Nations University in Maastricht, Netherlands, currently working on a book that bridges global public conversations.
Executive Director, Center for The Business of Government Dan Chenok is Executive Director of the IBM Center for The Business of Government. He oversees all of the Center's activities in connecting research to practice to benefit government, and has a special focus on technology, cyber security, regulation, budget, and acquisition issues.He spoke from USA in the event Regulating the Regulator Round table. He was the guest speaker for 4th Residency of Management Program in Public Policy (MPPP).He spoke on the topic , “Regulatory Oversight: Lessons from the US and Others”.
Member of the Aam Admi Party (AAP) Ashish Khetan has Fourteen years of experience in the mainstream media out of three major cities - Delhi, Mumbai and Lucknow. In past, he has exposed many stories on Corruption and Crony Capitalism, and served the nation by being an honest journalist. This young man Ashish Khetan is known for his unyielding commitment to the truth. In a world where power is able to silence much, his voice rings out clear and true. He has reported fearlessly on issues like the 2G Scam, Coal Scam, and Irrigation Scam, Snoopgate, Gujarat Riots and internal security and has written with deep insight on government policies and legislations.
Head, Public Policy, Google Chetan is the Country Head-Public Policy of Google India, Chetan Krishnaswamy engages with policy makers, industry associations and members of civil society and academia to create a conducive environment for an open and inclusive internet. Chetan Krishnaswamy was earlier Director -Corporate Affairs at Dell India, and steered the company’s efforts in the public policy space. Before joining Dell, Chetan was with Intel for five and a half years as Head- Public Affairs and Technical Assistant to the Intel India President. He was responsible for Intel India's policy engagements in India and parts of South Asia. Chetan won the prestigious Intel Achievement Award – the company’s highest award for driving an industry wide initiative to influence the Central government in reducing tariffs on PCs in 2004. Chetan was also the recipient of Intel’s Finance Achievement Award in 2005. That year, he also won the Intel Inspire Award when his abstract “Enabling Growth Influencing through Strategic Partnerships,’’ was selected among 400 other entries which he presented at the Intel Inspire Conference at Oregon.
Kumar, A K Shiva
Director of the International Centre for Human Development Professor A K Shiva Kumar is a development economist and professor. He teaches various courses at Harvard University, Indian School of Business and Young India Fellowship.He was the guest speaker for 5th Residency of Management Program in Public Policy (MPPP).
Professor and Executive Director,Centre for Development and Finance Jindal School of Government and Public Policy Professor Rajeev Malhotra from O.P. Jindal Global University was the Guest Speaker for 4th Residency of Management Program in Public Policy (MPPP). He spoke on Highlights of the India Public Policy Report 2014” and on policy challenges and India's prospects over the medium to long term.
Mehta, Shailendra Raj
Provost/Vice Chancellor of Ahmedabad University Professor Shailendra Raj Mehta was the Guest Speaker for 4th Residency of Management Program in Public Policy (MPPP). He spoke on the Lincoln’s Passage of the 13th Amendment, Abolishing Slavery in the US, as a Strategic Execution Problem: Lessons for Public Policy Makers.
Mittal, Rakesh B
Vice-Chairman of Bharti Enterprises Rakesh is the Vice-Chairman of Bharti Enterprises, Chairman of Bharti AXA Life Insurance, Bharti AXA General Insurance, Indus Towers and Field Fresh Foods.Rakesh is also a member of India Pakistan Joint Business Forum (IPJBF) and Member Founders Circle, Brookings India .He is currently on the Governing Body of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) and is also a member of the National Food Processing Development Council (NFPDC), MoFPI,Government of India. Rakesh has been the Chairman of CII CSR Council, Development Initiative Council, National Council on Agriculture and also served as the Chairman of several National Committees of CII.He also served as the Chairman of its Northern Regional Council. In the past, he also served as a member of Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA).A passionate advocate of right to good education, Rakesh serves on Boards of several educational institutions. He is on the Board of Indian School of Business (ISB) and is the Chairman of the Advisory Council of the Bharti Institute of Public Policy at ISB, Mohali.
Senior Political Leader, BJP Mr. Sudhanshu Mittal is a senior BJP leader and a new age political activist. A tech savvy politician, he is known as a pioneer in the field of psephology and election-management. Having completed his schooling from St. Xavier’s School, Mr. Mittal went on to graduate from the prestigious Sri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University and was President of the Delhi University Students Union (DUSU). Before joining politics, Mr. Mittal has been a successful businessman and philanthropist, on the board of various educational institutions and charitable organisations.
Chairman of UN Panel of External Auditors Mr. Vinod Rai is the current chairman of UN Panel of External Auditors. He is currently Honorary Advisor to the Railways and a member of the Railway Kaya Kalp Council. He was the 11th Comptroller and Auditor General of India.He was the guest speaker for 5th Residency of Management Program in Public Policy (MPPP).
Singh , Alwyn Didar
Secretary-General, FICCI Dr. Alwyn Didar Singh, IAS, has been a Secretary General of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry(FICCI) since November 1, 2012. Dr. Singh has a hands-on experience in the area of E-Commerce and E-Business. He served as Managing Director of two Information Technology enterprises in the State of Punjab, India where he was instrumental in establishing an IT Park and satellite earth station at Mohali in the late 1990's. He is an internationally known expert in e-Commerce and ICT development and has done several studies in the area of ICT strategy and e-Commerce for international agencies, including the International Trade Centre; World Health Organization and South Centre, Geneva as well as the Commonwealth Secretariat, London. He has presented a number of papers and made presentations at Conferences on the subjects of E-Commerce and Trade both in India and abroad. He served as an Independent Director of NTPC Ltd. from August 23, 2012 to 2015. He served as a Director of HMT Ltd. from August 20, 2004 to March 6, 2007.
Founder of Max Institute of Healthcare Management Mr Analjit Singh is the Founder & Chairman of Max India Limited, a billion dollar plus conglomerate, with interests in life insurance, health care, health insurance, senior living, contract research and speciality packaging films. A self-made entrepreneur Mr Analjit Singh was awarded Padma Bhushan, one of India’s top civilian honours, by the President of India in 2011. Under his leadership, Max India has emerged as one of India’s leading companies for service excellence. He is a member of Prime Minister’s Joint Indo-US CEOs Forum and the Chairman of CII’s National Committee on Insurance & Pension. He has been felicitated by Senator Hillary Clinton, former US Secretary of State on behalf of Indian American Centre for Political Awareness for his outstanding achievement in presenting the international community with an understanding of a modern and vibrant India and for creating several successful joint ventures with leading American companies and promoting business ties with the USA.
Dean Indian School of Business Rajendra Srivastava is the Dean of the Indian School of Business (ISB) and the Novartis Professor of Marketing strategy and Innovation. He comes with an experience of over 30 years as an academic and administrator. He has held several tenured faculty and administrative positions during his career. Before joining the ISB, he was Provost and Deputy President of Academic Affairs at Singapore Management University. He was the guest speaker for 5th Residency of Management Program in Public Policy (MPPP). He spoke on the topic "Leadership & Innovation as Foundation of Growth in Singapore".