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Programme Schedule 2013 (TENTATIVE)

IIInd WE ASC World Education Culture Congress 2013

Day 1: 17th January 2013 - India International Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi
1000-1200
Parayama and Pranic Energization workshop a
Zorba The Buddha
 
1300–1415
Registration of delegates
   
1415–1700
Inaugural Session
Inaugural Session
Lighting of the Lamp
Invocation
Welcome Address: Sudarshan Agarwal-Chairman of Shruti Foundation
Film by Shruti Foundation – The Future of Learning
Introduction to the Congress – Shruti (Convener)
Lushin Dubey – Solo Performance – based on gender bias
LAUNCH OF SHE WORLDWIDE
Inaugural Address: Dr. Sam Pitroda, Advisor to PM on Innovations and Infrastructure
Inaugural Keynote Address: Dr Kapila Vatsyayan - TBC
Special Address: Dr. Shashi Tharoor (MoS HRD) - TBC
Lise Grande – United Nations Head
Presidential Address: Dr. Karan Singh (President, Indian Council for Cultural Relations)
Global Student Essay Competition Awards Ceremony
Vande Mataram by Students of Manzil
Vote of Thanks: 5 minutes – Dr Shovana Narayan
Multipurpose Hall, IIC
 
TEA
1700 - 1730
     
1730–1920
Opening Plenary Session
THEME:
Chair: Jaswant Singh
Panelists:
Dr. Sonal Mansingh
Shekhar Kapoor – Film maker
Vineet Joshi
Tavleen Singh
Dr. Pawan Agarwal
Dr. Dinesh Singh
Dr. Roisin McDonough, Chief Arts Council Northern Ireland
Rob Lynes – Director- British Council
Dr Kavita Sharma – Director IIC
Ravi Gulati – Founder, Manzil
Multipurpose Hall, IIC
10 min
presentations.
followed by
chairman’s
remark (15
mins), followed
by questions
and comments
(30 minutes
approx)
1930–2030
Special Music performance
Pt. Rajan Sajan Misra
Multipurpose Hall, IIC
 
2030–2230 Inaugural Dinner
Inaugural Dinner at India International Centre
Rose Garden, IIC
 
Day 2: 18th January 2013
Venue
India Habitat Centre – Lodhi Road, New Delhi, India
       Venue  
Venue
 
0900-0915
Introduction to panels and process
Gulmohar
 
 
 
0915 – 10.25
Panel I: SWAYAM - SELF
Gulmohar
Panel II: SWASTHYA - WELL-BEING
Palm Court Conference Room
Understanding and Empowerment
 
 
Methodologies, Pedagogy and Mentoring
 
 
10.30 – 11.00
Tea Break
     
1100 – 1210
Panel III: RISHTA - RELATIONSHIP
Gulmohar
Panel IV: MOL- ASSESSMENT & EVALUATION
Palm Court Conference Room
Mentor – Learner
 
 
 
Past, present and Future
 
1215 – 1325
 
Panel V: SEEKH - LEARNING
Gulmohar
Panel VI: APNI TALEEM – INDIGENOUS PEDAGOGIES
Palm Court Conference Room
Formal and Non-Formal Education
 
 
Natural and Local approaches
Chair: Dr Asha L. Pandey
 
 
 1325 – 1420
Lunch
     
 
 
 
1425 – 1535
Panel VII: VAAK - EXPRESSION
Gulmohar
Panel VIII: NETRITVA - Vision and Leadership
Palm Court Conference Room
Role of language, Communication, Arts in Learning and Cognition
Chair: Alka Pande
 
 
   
 
1540 – 1700
Panel IX: KHOJ - DISCOVERY
Creativity, Innovation, Invention
Chair: Arun Moira (tbc)
Melanie Carter
Gulmohar
   
1730 - 2000
Nada Vibronics Vibrational Healing Workshop
Palm Court Conference Room
   
Day 3: 19th January 2013
 
Venue
India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi
0730 – 0830
Yoga and meditation at Zorba the Buddha
1000-1020
Tea
1020-1050
Visit to Exhibition
   
1150-1230
Draft and Review of Recommendations
1230-1330
Valedictory Session
1330 - 1345
A Musical farewell
1345 - 1500
Farewell Lunch