CSR In-SIGHT: Thematic Conversations

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Public Health Priorities for India Inclusive Healthcare and Nutrition Programs

The panel discussed around how healthcare has been impacted post Covid and the key factors that need immediate attention for us to be able to fight COVID19 effectively and build the resilience of vulnerable communities.

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Investing in Agri-Value Chains through CSR, Creating Multiplier Effect

The panel talked about the key Challenges in the agriculture ecosystem that hampers, slows the growth of the sector. The role that businesses can play beyond business as usual to enhance the agriculture ecosystem or to address a few of the challenges

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Leveraging Digital Transformation to Drive Greater Impact for Youth

The panel focused on How to look at demographic dividend as an opportunity to bring in millions of youth under the productive workforce through education, skill development and entrepreneurship.

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Mathematics and Computer Science in India by Dr TR Ramadas

Dr TR Ramadas, Professor Emeritus at the Chennai Mathematical Institute and Chair of the Apex Committee of the National Centre for Mathematics, IIT, Bombay will be giving a talk on Mathematics and Computer Science in India.

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Ramanujan Maths Circles: Launching A Nationwide Movement for School Children by Dr. Rajesh Gopakuma

Dr Rajesh Gopakumar is Senior Professor and Director of the International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS-TIFR). He was also a visiting long-term member at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton from 2001-2004.

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keynote Address by G S Naveen Kumar, Special Secretary, Health, Medical Family Welfare Department

G S Naveen Kumar is serving as Special Secretary of Health, overseeing complete digitization of all operations in government health facilities. He has vast experience in managing complex IT projects and unites an array of stakeholders.

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Special address Vishal Bharadwaj, Group Head- CSR, Dalmia Bharat Ltd & CEO, Dalmia Bharat Foundation

Mr. Vishal Bharadwaj, Group Head- CSR, Dalmia Bharat Ltd and CEO, Dalmia Bharat Foundation (Award Presenter for CSR Impact Awards. Vishal is Group Head, CSR, at Dalmia Bharat Limited and CEO, Dalmia Bharat Foundation.

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7th CSR Impact awards: Grand Jury Experience Sharing by Prof. P K Biswas

Professor Prana Krishna Biswas holds 38 years of academic and administrative experience. He has served as the Dean for IMT Ghaziabad for various projects. Among many other prestigious positions

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7th CSR Impact Awards by Grand Jury Experience Sharing-Mr. Kartik Desai, Partner (Asia) at KOIS

Kartik is a seasoned development finance leader with 17 years of experience in investment banking, private equity, venture capital and economic policy and is considered a pioneer of impact investing in India.

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Women as the Primary Target for Social Impact: Inclusive Design for Greater Good

This panel talked about the Key models and approaches for empowering women in urban and rural areas. Also about investing in nurturing an ecosystem for inclusive social programs, from sports to entrepreneurship.

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Bringing Back Better Education in Campuses: Role of CSR and Philanthropy

The panel discussed intricacies about how COVID19 has disrupted India’s education delivery system to a great extent, impacting the children in government schools most. Also discussing how to ensure safety with the quality education delivery on campus

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Measuring Impacts to Benchmarking of CSR Projects: Going Beyond Compliance

The panel discussed about identifying the adequate social and sustainability issues to tackle in CSR project design. Building capacities of implementation partners to think, design and implement projects with impact measurement

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Leveraging the New Education Policy for Improving Education Outcomes

The panel discussed the role of the New Education Policy in improving the learning outcomes among the learners. The existing best practices among businesses and nonprofits that can be seen as future models of better education.

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Enhancing Access to Healthcare: Mainstreaming Pilots through Systemic Changes

The panel discussed the innovative avenues that the CSR landscape is adopting to enhance this access. Discussion on the kind of commitments, institutional and systemic changes are required from the CSR fraternity to drive this change and much more

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Edtech for Better Learning Outcomes; Experiences and Way Forward

The panel discussed the impact of technology on the learning landscape of India. It unravels the factors to ensure equity and equality that should be considered while digitizing the education system and many more questions on similar lines.

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CEOs Forum 2021: Leadership Perspective on Profit with Purpose

The panel talked about how businesses look at profit with purpose and how has the pandemic impacted their views on this? Also about how the board-room discussion has shifted towards purpose & what all it takes to convince shareholders for this shift

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Special Spotlight on Restore Power of Water– Rejuvenation of Waterbodies by Joe Fernandez

Joe Fernandes is the co-promoter of Bioman Technologies, a microbial technology for wet waste management. He is also the CEO of Mukti Lifestyle Pvt Ltd. where he mentors and advises a portfolio of smart technologies.

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Masterclass: Impact of Design Thinking in the Social Sector by Ms. Gauri Mohan

Gauri is a global IDEO U (Founded By David Kelley, Head of d.school, Stanford University) Coach for Design Thinking, Innovation, Strategy & Org. Culture Design with 19+ years of diversified experience, played IT and business centric roles globally.

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Catalysing Startup Ecosystems to Drive Sustainable Impact

The panel discussed about how investing in social enterprises create scalable impacts through digital financial inclusion and works as a multiplier effect and why it makes sense for companies to invest through CSR in such enterprises

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ESG Driving Enterprise Value – A Boardroom Perspective

The panel established clarity over how we see Indian businesses adopting ESG reporting and linking actions and commitments with the reporting. The role that other key stakeholders, influencers and consumers can play to change the agenda of boardrooms

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Transforming Rural India & Investing in the Local Economy Models and Experiences

The panel focused on the key factors that CSR and development managers should look at while working on rural development projects. The key models for creating local livelihood opportunities as base of multiplier effect for rural development