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“Leveraging Technology for Economy in Elections and Electoral Processes” Policy Roundtable

 

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5:00 p.m. – 5:20 p.m.

Registration and Coffee/ Tea

5:20 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Introductory Remarks by Dr Suraj Kumar, Chief Mentor, Neeti Foundation

5:30 p.m. – 5:40 p.m.

Remarks by Mr Eric Elbhar, General Manager- Asia Pacific, Scytl

5:40 p.m. – 5:50 p.m.

Remarks by Mr Tanmoy Chakravarty, Member, FICCI Taskforce & Vice President & Head- Government Industry Solutions Unit ( ISU ), TCS

5:50 p.m. – 6:10 p.m.

Address by Mr Rajdeep Sardesai, Eminent Journalist and Author, “2014: The Election that changed India”

6:10 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Address by Mr Umesh Sinha, Deputy Election Commissioner, Election Commission of India on “Leveraging Technology for Economy in Elections and Electoral Processes”

6:30 p.m. – 6:50 p.m

Address by Hon’ble Justice A P Shah, Chairman, Law Commission of India and Former Chief Justice, Delhi High Court on “Election Reforms and Transparency in Political Finance”

6:50 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Departure of Plenary Speakers

7:00 p.m. – 8:20 p.m.

Panel Discussion anchored by Ms Sagarika Ghose on “Stakeholder Perspectives on Practical Steps for Electoral Reforms and role of Technology”
Mr Bharatendra Singh, BJP
Mr Sandeep Dikshit, INC
Mr Muzaffar Hussain Baig, JKPDP
Mr Umesh Sinha, Deputy Election Commissioner, Election Commission of India

8:20 p.m. – 8:40 p.m.

Q & A moderated by Ms Sagarika Ghose

8:40 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.

Vote of Thanks by Mr Nikhil Khanna, Trustee, Neeti Foundation

8:45 p.m.

Cocktails & Dinner

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