IP Events

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

VLIR project: Development of a Centre for the Study of Local Cultures at Kuvempu University (2007-2012)

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Local partner: Kuvempu University, Shimoga, Karnataka The project aimed to reinvigorate social scientific research and education at a rural university located in a remote region of South India. Problems: Social science students...

When:1 October, 2007 - 1 October, 2011
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Project
Organization:Research Centre Vergelijkende Cultuurwetenschap, India Platform

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Social Sciences and Humanities’: Pilot course at BMS College of Engineering- Bangalore (2011) –

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In the course of two weeks (from 12 to 26 July 2011) a group of 5 scholars from Ghent University Belgium, under the leadership of Prof. S.N. Balagangadhara, is teaching an...

When:12 July, 2011, 9:30 am - 26 July, 2011, 9:30 am
Event Type:Workshop / Seminar / Training, Building the Academy of Social Sciences and Humanities, Collaborations of UGent Faculty, Project
Organization:India Platform

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Indian Welcome Evening 2010

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Welcome evening for the new Indian students at Ghent University, with a presentation of the India Platform UGent and a lecture by Prof. Balagangadhara on "Being an Indian in Europe".

Friday, October...

When:29 October, 2010, 5:30 pm - 29 October, 2010, 8:30 pm
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Meeting / Roundtable
Location:Ghent, Belgium
Organization:India Platform, Research Centre Vergelijkende Cultuurwetenschap

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Working Committee Meeting on the vision and the structure of the India Platform in India

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14 - 17 June 2009,...

When:14 June, 2009 - 17 June, 2009
Focus Domain:School education
Event Type:Meeting / Roundtable
Location:Ghent, Belgium
Organization:India Platform Ugent

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Workshop: Culture and Management in India (in Dutch) for Vlerick Business School – 2009

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The India Platform led a workshop for Vlerick Business School in Ghent, in the framework of the Country Specific Sessions in...

When:2 April, 2009
Focus Domain:Culture and management
Event Type:Workshop / Seminar / Training
Location:Ghent, Belgium
Organization:Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School, India Platform

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International Conference 2009 ::: Rethinking Religion in India (RRI) II: Rethinking Secularism

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In January 2008, the first conference questioned the theoretical framework that is used for the study of religion and tradition in the Indian context. The second conference, which took place...

When:10 January, 2009 - 13 January, 2009
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Building the Academy of Social Sciences and Humanities, Collaborations of UGent Faculty, Conference / Congres / Symposium
Location:New Delhi, India
Organization:India Platform, Research Centre Vergelijkende Cultuurwetenschap

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Ghent Launch of the India Platform – 2008

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Inaugural evening of debate: “Collaboration between Europe and India: Is Culture a Barrier?” The debate explored the cultural potential of the new encounter between India and Europe. The participants in the debate...

When:6 October, 2008, 5:00 pm - 6 October, 2008, 8:00 pm
Focus Domain:Culture and management, Arts; traditions and heritage, Engineering, Health care, Liveable Cities, School education, Social sciences and humanities, Waste management, Higher Education
Event Type:Lecture / Presentation / Debate, Meeting / Roundtable, Conference / Congres / Symposium, Outreach programme, For Business, Workshop/Seminar/Training
Location:Ghent, Belgium
Organization:India Platform

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International Conference 2008 ::: Rethinking Religion in India (RRI) I: Are there native religions in India?

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  The first conference of the five-year conference cluster took place in New Delhi, in January 2008. During the first conference, we realised that the need and urgency to develop an...

When:21 January, 2008 - 24 January, 2008
Focus Domain:Social sciences and humanities
Event Type:Collaborations of UGent Faculty, Conference / Congres / Symposium
Location:New Delhi, India
Organization:India Platform, Research Centre Vergelijkende Cultuurwetenschap

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