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    Date & Time

    4-5 July, 2019



    JW Marriott Hotel
    Bengaluru (India)



    Collaborative Leadership for Environment Protection & Climate Change: Strategy for Creative Solutions


  • Chairman

    Justice M. N. Venkatachaliah

    Justice M. N. Venkatachaliah

    National Chairman
    Institute of Directors and former Chief Justice of India & Chairman, National Commission for Constitution of India Reforms

  • Chief Guest Keynote Address

    His Excellency Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi

    His Excellency Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi

    Cabinet Member & Minister of Climate Change and Environment, Govt. of UAE

  • Chief Guest

    R. V. Deshpande

    R. V. Deshpande

    Hon'ble Minister for Revenue & Skill Development, Govt. of Karnataka

  • Guest of

    T. M. Vijay Bhaskar

    T. M. Vijay Bhaskar, IAS

    Chief Secretary
    to the Govt. of Karnataka


  • H.E. Upendra Tripathy, IAS

    H.E. Upendra Tripathy, IAS (retd.)

    Director General
    International Solar Alliance (ISA) & former Secretary, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, India

  • Ovais Sarmad

    Ovais Sarmad

    Assistant Secretary-General & Deputy Executive Secretary, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)

  • D. V. Prasad, IAS

    D. V. Prasad, IAS

    Chairman & MD
    Food Corporation of India

  • B. C. Tripathi

    B. C. Tripathi

    Chairman & MD
    Gail (India) LTD.

  • Dominic McAllister

    Dominic McAllister

    British Deputy High Commissioner, Bengaluru

  • Margit Hellwig-Boette

    Margit Hellwig-Boette

    Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany, Bengaluru

  • Dana Kursh

    Dana Kursh

    Consul General
    Israel to South India

  • Satish B. Borwankar

    Satish B. Borwankar

    ED & COO
    Tata Motors LTD.

  • Dr. Kalpana Gopalan, IAS

    Dr. Kalpana Gopalan, IAS

    Add. Chief Secretary
    Youth Empowerment & Sports Department, Govt. of Karnataka

  • Hari Marar

    Hari Marar

    MD & CEO
    Bangalore International Airport Ltd.

  • Deepak Kumar Hota

    Deepak Kumar Hota

    Chairman & MD
    BEML Limited

  • Saurabh Kumar

    Saurabh Kumar, IRS

    Managing Director
    Energy Efficiency Services Ltd.

  • Smitha Bijjur, IFS

    Smitha Bijjur, IFS

    Principal Secretary – Dept. of Forest, Environment & Ecology, Govt. of Karnataka

  • Anjum Parvez IAS

    Anjum Parvez IAS

    Department of Urban Development, Govt. of Karnataka

  • Sunil Jain

    Sunil Jain

    Chief Executive Officer
    Hero Future Energies

  • Dr Ashok Dalwai, IAS

    Dr. Ashok Dalwai, IAS

    National Rainfed Area Authority (NRAA), Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Govt. of India

  • S. Srinivasan, IAS

    S. Srinivasan, IAS (retd.)

    Former Secretary to Govt. of India & Member (Finance)

  • Dr. T. Ramachandru, IAS

    Dr. T. Ramachandru, IAS (retd.)

    Chairman - Telangana & Andhra Pradesh Region, Institute of Directors, Special Representative Telengana Govt. in New Delhi

  • S. V. Ranganath, IAS

    S. V. Ranganath, IAS (retd.)

    Former Chief Secretary
    Govt. of Karnataka & Chairman, IFCI

  • Dr. C.V. Dharma Rao

    Dr. C.V. Dharma Rao

    Joint Secretary, National Water Mission, Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Govt. of India

  • A B Ibrahim, IAS

    A. B. Ibrahim, IAS

    Managing Director
    Karnataka Urban Infrastructure Development & Finance Corporation (KUIDFC)

  • A. K. Dwivedi

    A. K. Dwivedi

    Director (Exploration)
    Oil & Natural Gas Corporation LTD.

  • Dr N V Prasad, IAS

    Dr. N. V. Prasad, IAS

    Managing Director
    Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC)

  • Manu Kapur

    Manu Kapur

    President & CEO
    Home Textiles, GHCL Ltd.

  • P S Ramesh

    P. S. Ramesh

    Executive Director
    Group Technical Services & HR, Dynamatic Technologies Ltd.

  • Shaji John

    Shaji John

    Power, NLC India Limited

  • B V Sudharshan

    B. V. Sudharshan

    Nettur Technical Training Foundation (NTTF)

  • Arun Balakrishnan

    Arun Balakrishnan

    IOD- Bengaluru Chapter, founder Chairman & Independent Director, HPCL-Mittal Energy Ltd. (HMEL) & former CMD, HPCL

  • Yugal Sikri

    Yugal Sikri

    Managing Director
    RPG Life Sciences Limited

  • Mahua Acharya

    Mahua Acharya

    Sr. Advisor & Asia Director
    Climate Policy Initiative

  • Ranveer Chauhan

    Ranveer Chauhan

    MD & CEO
    Edible Oils & Rubber, OLAM International Ltd.

  • Vipin Tyagi

    Vipin Tyagi

    Executive Director
    C-DOT, Govt. of India

  • Anirban Ghosh

    Anirban Ghosh

    Chief Sustainability Officer
    Mahindra Group

  • Ravichandran Purusothaman

    Ravichandran Purusothaman

    India Region, Danfoss Industries Pvt. Ltd.

  • P Raghavendran

    P. Raghavendran

    Refineries Business, Reliance Industries Ltd.

  • Jacqueline Jackson

    Jacqueline Jackson

    Sr. Account Director
    EMEA & ROW, Trucost, part of S&P Global, UK

  • Edward Millard

    Edward Millard

    Landscapes & Communities, Rainforest Alliance, UK

  • manish chourasia

    Manish Chourasia

    Managing Director
    Tata Cleantech Capital Limited

  • Santhosh Jayaram

    Santhosh Jayaram

    Partner & Head - Sustainability, Climate Change & CSR Advisory, KPMG

  • M. K. Srinivas

    M. K. Srinivas

    Director General
    National Water Development Agency (NWDA)

  • Niranjan Khatri

    Niranjan Khatri

    Board Member
    Sarthak Educational Trust, Ex. GMEnvironment Initiatives, ITC Hotels

  • R. G Rajan

    R. G Rajan

    Former Chairman & MD
    RCF Ltd. & former Chairman, SCOPE & FAI

  • Poonam Sandhu

    Poonam Sandhu

    Financial Sector Specialist & India Head, NRDC | Natural Resources Defense Council

  • C B Ramkumar

    C. B. Ramkumar

    Founder-The Sustainability Partnership, Board Member & Regional Director, Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC)

  • V S Narang

    V. S. Narang

    Sr. Board Member & Director (Technical), My Home Industries Pvt. Ltd.

  • Frans Vlaar

    Frans Vlaar

    Vice President Europe
    America, Middle East, Africa & Asia Pacific, Centrient Pharmaceuticals

  • CA S. Santhanakrishnan

    CA S. Santhanakrishnan

    Founder & Managing Partner
    PKF Sridhar & Santhanam LLP

  • K. Devender Reddy

    K. Devender Reddy

    Vice President
    Tata Coffee

  • Hemant Bherwani

    Hemant Bherwani

    CSIR-National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (CSIR-NEERI)

Topics Highlights

  • Environmental Governance - Global Nature of Environment Crisis
  • UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) - Business Initiative
  • Climate Resilient Smart Cities: Opportunities for Innovative Solutions
  • Sustainable Energy Supply Options
  • Pollution Prevention and Waste Management
  • Green Growth Solutions through Market-based Instruments
  • Water crisis: Have we reached inflection point?

In Partnership with

government of karnataka

Platinum Partner

Bangalore International Airport Limited

In Association with


Green Initiative Supporting


Gold Partners

karnataka udyog mitra

Sliver Partners

hero future india

Bronze Partners

Dynamatic Technologies
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