RIS Faculty Activities for the Asian Economic Community Initiative

 

Dr Nagesh Kumar

  • Keynote Speaker at the Seminar on Progress Towards an Asian Economic Community – Recent Developments, organized by the Association for Asian Union, in New Delhi on January 17, 2004.

  • Presented a paper on Longer-Term Vision of ASEAN-India Partnership: Towards an Asian Economic Community at the ASEAN-India Roundtable on ASEAN-India Economic Relations: The Road Ahead, organized by Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, Singapore on February 9-10, 2004 in Singapore.

  • Delivered a brown-bag seminar on the Relevance of the Asian Economic Community at the ADB headquarters in Manila on August 12, 2003.

  • Made a presentation on India’s Approach to RTAs in East Asia at the Trade Forum Meeting jointly organized by the APEC Study Center and Pacific Economic Cooperation Council (PECC), held in Phuket, Thailand, on 25th May 2003.

  • Delivered a seminar presentation on the Relevance of Asian Economic Community on June 17, 2003 the Institute of Developing Economies (IDE) of JETRO, Tokyo on June 16-17, 2003.

  • Made a presentation on "Asian Economic Community: Towards a Framework for Indo-Japan Partnership in the 21st Century" at the Indo-Japan Seminar, organized by Indian Council of Social Science Research in New Delhi on January 9, 2003.

  • Chaired a session at the Workshop on The Future of East Asia: Institutional and Structural Changes, held in Bali on 30 September - 1 October, 2002.  

Mr S.K Mohanty

  • Made presentation on "Some Estimates of Gains from Regional Economic Integration in Asia "at the workshop on The Future of East Asia: Institutional and Structural CHanges, held in Bali on 30 September - 1 October, 2002.

  • Presented a paper on "Implication of SAPTA on Intra-regional Trade Flows of the South Asian Region: An Empirical Assessment" at the Expert Group Meeting on Regional Trade Agreements in Asia, organized by UNESCAP in Bangkok on January 30-31, 2003.

  • Made a presentation on the "Towards India-ASEAN FTA and Beyond" in the International Seminar on "India-ASEAN: Post-Summit Perspective", held in Hyderabad on July 3-5, 2003.

Dr. K.J Joseph

  • Presented paper on India-ASEAN Cooperation in Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs): Issues and Prospects, at the First ASEAN-India Forum, ASEAN-India Economic Relations: The Road Ahead, (Jointly with Prof Givindan Parayil, NUS, Singapore) organized by the Institute of South East Asian Studies (ISEAS) on February 9-10, 2004 in Singapore.

Dr Sachin Chaturverdi

  • Presented a paper on Asian Regional Needs and Priorities: The Agenda Ahead, at the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD) on Biotechnology organized by DBT on October 6-7, 2003.

  • Keynote address on Trade and Environment Issues and Free Trade Agreements in Asia: The Post Cancun Challenges at the Workshop on Trade and Biodiversity at IUCN’s Asian Regional Conservation Forum (RCF), held in Colombo on December 11, 2003.

Mr Prabir De

  • Made a presentation on "Changing Profile of Regional Integration Arrangements in South and Southeast Asia" at the International Workshop on Facilitation of Trade and Transport Cooperation between India and China, organised by South Asia Research Society, Kolkata, (sponsored by ICSSR) and held at Kolkata on November 26-28, 2003.