Speakers

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Krishnamurthy Subramanian, Chief Economic Advisor, GOI

Panel 1: Short Term Policy Options to Address Farmers Distress
Moderator: Mr. T Nanda Kumar (IAS, Rtd)
Panelists: Dr. Ashok Gulati, ICRIER
                Mr. Harish Damodaran, Indian Express
                Ms. Kalvakuntla Kavitha, MP (Telangana)
                Mr. Ajai Veer Jakhar, Chairman, Punjab State Farmers Commission   

Panel Discussion 2: Role of Technology and Markets in Agriculture
Moderator: Dr. Aruna Sharma, IAS (Retd.), Member, RBI Committee on Digital Payments
Panelists:  Mr. Jatin Singh, CEO, Skymet Weather
                 Dr. Richa Kumar, IIT, Delhi
                 Dr. Suhas P. Wani, Ex-Director, ICRISAT
                 Dr. Sukhpal Singh, IIM, Ahmedabad

Panel Discussion 3: Social Outcomes
Moderator: P. Sainath, Founder Editor, People’s Archive of Rural India (to confirm)
Panelists: Ms. Anne-Sophie Poisot, FAO, UN
                 Dr. Pramod Joshi, IFPRI
                 Mr. Sanjiv Phansalkar, Tata Trust
                 Mr. Vijay Sardana, CDAC, SEBI