A conversation with Jakob de Roover

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Professor de Roover talks with Prakash Shah about his new book and the Comparative Science of Cultures research programme...

When:1 March, 2016
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities, Social sciences and humanities, Liveable Cities, School education, Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Book Release
Location:London, United Kingdom

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Announcement by a third party: Dr Prakash Shah speaks at two-day workshop for public intellectuals in India

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Dr Prakash Shah, Reader in Culture and Law at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL), spoke at a two-day workshop for public intellectuals organised by Indic Academy and Swarajya on 16-17 January 2016. Dr Shah’s talk was delivered online, and focused on the caste discrimination legislation in the UK. The workshop was hosted in Bangalore […]...

When:16 February, 2016, 10:30 am - 17 February, 2016, 7:30 pm
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities, Social sciences and humanities, Liveable Cities, School education, Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Workshop/Seminar/Training
Location:Bengaluru, India

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Talk by Prof. Jakob de Roover at BMSCE, Bengaluru

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On account of celebration of Yuva Diwas , a talk was organised jointly by India Platform, NSS and the Department of Mechanical Engineering at BMS College of Engineering on 16th January 2016. The theme of the lecture was “”Beyond the Western Stories about India. Today’s India for the youth”. The talk was attended by over […]...

When:16 February, 2016
Event Type:Lecture / Presentation / Debate, Visit to India, Collaborations of UGent Faculty, Meeting / Roundtable, Conference / Congres / Symposium, Outreach programme, For Business, Workshop/Seminar/Training, Workshop/Seminar/Training
Location:Bengaluru, India

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Roundtable “Bondgenoten voor Indo-Europese relaties” (Allies in building Indo-European relations)

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As a first step in a series of meetings, a small group of people concerned about the relationships between India and Europe on a political level was invited to have a roundtable discussion. The group was chaired by Mrs. Sarah Claerhout, Member of Parliament (Belgium) and chair of the Inter Parliamentary Union (India) and consisted […]...

When:15 February, 2016
Event Type:Meeting / Roundtable, Events aiming at stimulating policy making in India-Europe relations
Location:Ghent, Belgium

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Lecture and discussion at B.M.S. College of Engineering, Bangalore – An Introduction to Comparative Science of Culture

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Prof. Dr. Jakob De Roover and members of the Comparative Science of Cultures research group in India interacted with students at BMS College of Engineering in Bangalore. The discussion was held on the 16th of January as part of the National Youth Week, organised by the NSS wing in commemoration of the birthday of Swami […]...

When:16 January, 2016
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Workshop / Seminar / Training
Location:Bangalore, India

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Social Sciences Module at BMS College of Engineering

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The India Platform office at BMS college of Engineering is working on a module on social sciences for BMS engineering students that will be launched in 2016. As a preparation for this module, a talk was jointly organised in January 2016 by the India Platform, the NSS (National Service Scheme) and the BMS Department of […]...

When:16 January, 2016
Focus Domain:Engineering, Higher Education
Event Type:Lecture / Presentation / Debate, Visit to India, Collaborations of UGent Faculty, Meeting / Roundtable, Conference / Congres / Symposium, Outreach programme, For Business, Workshop/Seminar/Training, Workshop/Seminar/Training
Location:Bengaluru, India

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Two-day workshop on the theme of caste – Comparative Science of Cultures International Research Group.

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A two-day workshop based on the theme of Castes in India, is held in Bangalore on 12th and 13th of January, 2016, for the members of the international research group Comparative Science of Cultures. The reading material was taken from an upcoming book on caste that is being put together by several members of the […]...

When:12 January, 2016, 9:00 am - 13 January, 2016, 5:00 pm
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities, Social sciences and humanities, Liveable Cities, School education, Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Workshop / Seminar / Training

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India Platform Study Visit to India – Liveable Cities

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The India Platform invites European professionals, researchers and companies in the domain of Liveable Cities and Waste Management to some of the most promising research groups and companies in the fast-growing city of Mangalore. The visit will follow the successful formula of the India Platform Ventures Visits. It will (1) involve participants from different European […]...

When:3 January, 2016, 9:00 am - 9 January, 2016
Focus Domain:Liveable Cities, Waste management
Event Type:Lecture / Presentation / Debate, Visit to India, Meeting / Roundtable
Location:Mangalore, India

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Samvada Lahari V – “Samskruthika Vyatyasagalu” (Cultural differences)

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The annual Samvada Lahari meeting was held at the Ainakai House (‘Ainakai Mane’), located amidst the Western Ghats. This edition focused on the present descriptions about India which are a consequence of the European experience of the “Orient”. Speakers talked about how Orientalism and the Oriental scholars have developed a way of describing and talking […]...

When:6 January, 2016 - 7 January, 2016
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities, Social sciences and humanities, Liveable Cities, School education, Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Meeting / Roundtable
Location:Sirsi, India

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Follow-up seminar on “Care from India” at the M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Nursing Sciences

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With the Faculty of Spatial Sciences / University of Groningen Medical Center a follow-up seminar on “Care from India: exploring Indian nurse migration and reception in The Netherlands and nursing education in India” took place at the MS Ramaiah Institute of Nursing Sciences on 4 January 2016....

When:4 January, 2016
Focus Domain:Health care
Event Type:Workshop / Seminar / Training
Location:Bengaluru, India

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