IP Events

This is a list of events organized by the India Platform teams either in Europe or in India.

Flemish India Platform – Creating a network and a policy framework for collaboration between Flanders and India in the 21st century (Vlaams India Platform, VIP)

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In March 2014, the Flemish Prime Minister, Mr. Kris Peeters, approved a project called “Incubation Phase for a Flemish India Platform”. It involves the expansion of the India Platform network...

When:1 May, 2014 - 30 April, 2016
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities, Social sciences and humanities, Liveable Cities, School education, Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Project, Events aiming at stimulating policy making in India-Europe relations
Location:Ghent, Belgium
Organization:India Platform

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Ghent Book Launch “Europe, India and the limits of secularism” by Jakob De Roover

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"Europe, India and the limits of secularism", an Oxford University Press Hardback book by Jakob De Roover, will be presented and discussed.

 
Opening of the evening by:
Prof. Dr. Koen Goethals, Ghent University...

When:22 April, 2016, 6:00 pm - 22 April, 2016, 10:00 pm
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Book Release
Location:Ghent, Belgium
Organization:India Platform

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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...

When:15 February, 2016
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Meeting / Roundtable, Events aiming at stimulating policy making in India-Europe relations
Location:Ghent, Belgium
Organization:India Platform

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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...

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
Organization:India Platform

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Indian Welcome Evening 2015: Discussion Session on Terrorism

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In the annual tradition of the Indian Welcome Evening, the India Platform decided to invite all the Indian students and staff at Ghent University to an intellectual discussion followed by an...

When:12 December, 2015, 5:00 pm - 12 December, 2015, 10:00 pm
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Lecture / Presentation / Debate, Workshop / Seminar / Training, Meeting / Roundtable, Conference / Congres / Symposium, Outreach programme, For Business, Workshop/Seminar/Training
Location:Ghent, Belgium
Organization:India Platform

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Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Humanities and Social Sciences (CIRHS) Workshop “Past (Itihasa-Purana) and History”

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This workshop was the fourth workshop in the series of Prathyabhijnana workshops the India Platform has been organising. The workshop focused on the difference between the concept of ‘the past’ (Itihasa-Purana)...

When:29 November, 2015 - 5 December, 2015
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities, Social sciences and humanities, Liveable Cities, School education, Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Workshop / Seminar / Training
Location:Ujire, India
Organization:Aarohi, Centre for the Study of Local Cultures (CSLC), India Platform, Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Humanities and Social Sciences (CIRHS), BMS Engineering College, Kuvempu University

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Heritage Study Visit, including ICOMOS conference – November 2015

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Mr. Willem Derde (Flanders Heritage Association - Herita) participated in the international heritage conference organised by the International Scientific Committee on Theory of the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS...

When:26 November, 2015 - 30 November, 2015
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities, Social sciences and humanities, Liveable Cities, School education, Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Visit to India, Conference / Congres / Symposium
Location:Bengaluru, India
Organization:India Platform

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Lecture “Movement to consciousness in Dance” – exploring Spirituality in Kathak Dance. By guru smt. Shila Mehta

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Dance teacher Shila Mehta states 'I am aware that there is an established literature on spirituality. However, my discussion is informed by my lived experience of how striving for improvement in...

When:9 October, 2015, 7:00 pm - 9 October, 2015, 9:00 pm
Focus Domain:Arts; traditions and heritage, Social sciences and humanities
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:Brussels, Belgium
Organization:India Platform

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Engineering Ventures Visit 2015 (including testimonials)

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From August 22 to August 29 2015, the India Platform invited European engineering professionals to some of the most promising research groups and companies in South India. It facilitated tailor-made meetings...

When:22 August, 2015 - 29 August, 2015
Focus Domain:Engineering
Event Type:Visit to India, Collaborations of UGent Faculty, Meeting / Roundtable, For Business, Stakeholders Activity
Location:Bengaluru, India
Organization:India Platform

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Announcement by the IP team: One-day interactive session at the MSR Institute of Technology (MSRIT)

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As a part of the India Platform Ventures Visit in August 2015, a one-day interactive session was organised at MSRIT and the Neurology Department of MSRMC. The event coincided with the...

When:25 August, 2015
Focus Domain:Health care
Event Type:Meeting / Roundtable
Location:Bengaluru, India
Organization:MSRITBangalore, India Platform

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