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Where from here, Indian Economy?

Inauguration of the "Konrad Adenauer" library in Chennai

The Madras Management Association in cooperation with the India office of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung had organized a seminar on the most contemporary topic “Where from here, Indian Economy?” on Friday, 2nd March 2018. The seminar began with the ceremonial inauguration of the “Konrad Adenauer” library in the new building of the MMA. The Chennai Chapter of the IIMA Alumni Association and the Chennai Chapter of the Observer Research Foundation (ORF) were supporting partners of the seminar. more…

Philipp Huchel | Event Reports | March 5, 2018

IV. TERI-KAS Resource Dialogue

Marine Resources – Sustainable Development Through Geopolitics and Trade

The fourth TERI-KAS Resource Dialogue was held in Chennai from 28th February till 2nd March 2018, in collaboration with the Madras Management Association (MMA), on the broader theme of marine resources, but specifically viewing it through the lens of sustainable development, more particularly the sustainable development goals. The dialogue managed to get together a diverse set of experts drawn from domains of energy to developmental economics, from scientists to security analysts, from legal experts to practitioners, and from inter-governmental organizations to civil society organizations. more…

Philipp Huchel | Event Reports | March 5, 2018

Assessing the Energiewende

An International Expert Review

In view of the enormous challenges of the “Energiewende”, every new German government must ask itself the following question: How can we reconcile our long-term goal with the need to ensure a reliable, cost-effective and resource-saving energy supply also in the short to medium term? What’s more, with its “Energiewende”, Germany aspires to play an international leading role – from political, economic, ecological, social, technological, geo-strategic and security policy points of view. Against this backdrop, four international experts analyze the progress made so far and make recommendations. more…

Thomas Cunningham, Annika Hedberg, Syed Nazakat, Lixia Yao | March 1, 2018

"A shared future in a fractured World"

2nd flagship conference of the Indo-German Young Leaders Forum (IGYLF)

Since 2001 India and Germany are strategic partners. To enhance and deepen the people-to-people contacts, the Indo-German Young Leaders Forum (IGYLF) aims to be a platform for bilateral exchange of the young and rising generation of India and Germany. For the second time after the inaugural conference 2017 in Berlin, a conference on various topics with young leaders from both countries was organized this year in New Delhi. more…

Philipp Huchel | Event Reports | February 26, 2018

KAS-FICCI Dialogue I

Multilateralism at crossroads

On February 19th, 2018, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) and the India Office of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) organized the first dialogue with the topic "Multilateralism at crossroads" in the KAS-FICCI dialogue series, in which not only experts from think tanks and scientists participated but also representatives of the Parliament and the United Nations (UN). more…

Philipp Huchel | Event Reports | February 20, 2018