IP Events

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

India Platform Info Evening on Ventures Visits

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The India Platform proudly announces 3 upcoming Ventures Visits to India for both researchers and entrepreneurs (Engineering; Liveable Cities & Waste and Manure Management; School Education). On the 5th of May   2015 we...

When:5 May, 2015, 5:00 pm - 5 May, 2015
Focus Domain:Engineering, 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
Location:Brussels, Belgium
Organization:India Platform

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Liveable Cities Study Visit – March 2015

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A testimonial by Mr. Hugo Monteyne, Scientific Staff, Department of Flow, Heat and Combustion Mechanics, Faculty of Engineering and Architecture:   “I never expected such a result. One week meetings in India resulted in...

When:30 March, 2015 - 4 April, 2015
Focus Domain:Engineering, Liveable Cities
Event Type:Visit to India
Location:Pune, India
Organization:India Platform

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Heritage Study visit – February 2015

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This study visit was planned by Herita, Flanders Heritage Association. The India Platform brought the necessary local contacts and provided practical and logistical support. Theme of the visit was Heritage as...

When:16 February, 2015 - 2 March, 2015
Focus Domain:Arts; traditions and heritage, Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Visit to India
Location:Bengaluru, India
Organization:India Platform

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Health Care Ventures Visit

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The India Platform invited clinical experts, health care professionals, researchers and companies from Belgium and the Netherlands on a Health Care Ventures Visit to India from 13 to 21 December 2014....

When:13 December, 2014 - 21 December, 2014
Focus Domain:Health care
Event Type:Lecture / Presentation / Debate, Visit to India, Meeting / Roundtable, Outreach programme, For Business
Organization:India Platform

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Representation at the European Higher Education Fair

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            The India Platform represented its European stakeholders at the European Higher Education Fair in Delhi, Calcutta and Bangalore on 29-30 November (Delhi) and 3...

When:29 November, 2014 - 5 December, 2014
Focus Domain:School education, Higher Education
Event Type:Visit to India, Events aiming at stimulating policy making in India-Europe relations
Location:New Delhi, India
Organization:India Platform

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Meetings in Dharmasthala

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On November 17, Prof. Jakob De Roover met with several important people in the city of Dharmasthala, in the context of the India Platform Focus Group - Liveable Cities. As one...

When:17 November, 2014, 10:00 am - 17 November, 2014, 12:30 am
Focus Domain:Liveable Cities
Event Type:Project, Meeting / Roundtable
Location:Mangalore, India
Organization:India Platform

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Why Secularism Has Failed: On the harmful impact of Western misunderstandings on political and legal thinking in India

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Secularism did not deliver the goods it had promised when it was implemented in non-western societies like India. In this symposium, Prof. Prakash Shah and Prof. Jakob De Roover examined how the...

When:14 November, 2014, 5:30 pm - 14 November, 2014, 10:00 pm
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Academic Session , Conference / Congres / Symposium, Workshop/Seminar/Training
Organization:Research Centre Vergelijkende Cultuurwetenschap , India Platform Ugent

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India Platform Welcome Evening 2014

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On November 6, the India Platform continued its tradition of welcoming the new Indians arriving in Ghent, this time coming  together at the Faculty of Economics of Ghent University. All Indians...

When:6 November, 2014, 5:30 pm - 6 November, 2014, 8:00 pm
Focus Domain:Culture and management, Engineering, Health care, School education, Waste management
Event Type:Meeting / Roundtable, Indian cultural activity in Belgium
Location:Ghent, Belgium
Organization:India Platform

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India Platform: Third Focus Group Session on Health Care

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On the 20th of October the third Focus Group Session on Health Care took place. We brought together research groups from different disciplines to discuss about a common research...

When:20 October, 2014
Focus Domain:Health care
Event Type:Meeting / Roundtable
Organization:India Platform Ugent

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Ceci n’est pas l’Inde / This is not India

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Today, we live in a time where the relationship between Europe and India has radically changed and is completely unlike the exotic fascination, colonial domination, or development aid of the past....

When:2 October, 2014
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Lecture / Presentation / Debate, Meeting / Roundtable, Call for applications / Call for projects / Job vacancy / Fellowship / Contest / Other funding opportunity, Meeting / Roundtable, For Business, Meeting / Roundtable, Conference / Congres / Symposium, Outreach programme, Workshop/Seminar/Training
Location:Ghent, Belgium
Organization:India Platform, Vanakam vzwFrederik Burvenichstraat

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