Target Audience: Academicians, Policy Advocates, Researchers, Students from South Asian countries currently studying at North American Universities, Past SAESM participants.
South Asian Network on Economic Modeling (SANEM, http://sanemnet.org/), a leading think-tank of South Asia, is proud to announce that “SANEM-North America Discussion Forum 2017" will be jointly organized by SANEM and the World Bank group on June 12, 2017 at the World Bank premises in Washington, D.C., USA. This unique event is going to work as a communication hub and a platform for academicians, researchers, policy advocates and young aspiring economists to initiate a strong network among them. Through this event, SANEM is going to officially set its footprint on the North American region for the very first time.
The core objective of this event is to promote quality economic research among academicians, policy advocates, researchers, students and young aspiring economists living in the North American region as well as in other parts of the globe.
The daylong program will be divided into four sessions. The sessions are as follows:
09.00am: Registration09.15am: Welcome and inauguration09.30am-11.00am: Session 1: Challenges of growth acceleration and growth maintenance in South Asia11.00am-11.30am: Tea break11.30am-01.00pm: Session 2: Emerging challenges of regional integration in South Asia01.00pm-02.00pm: Lunch break02.00pm-03.30pm: Session 3: Are South Asian countries ready to meet the targets of SDGs by 2030?03.30pm -04.00pm: Tea break04.00pm-05.30pm: Session 4: Making the best use of demographic dividend in South Asia (a SAESM session)05.30pm: Closing
In each session, there will be a lead presentation followed by panel and open discussions. Along with the other three sessions, there will be a special session for the South Asian Economics Students’ Meet (SAESM) alumni, who are currently residing in North America. This session is going to be a unique opportunity for the young economists to share their thoughts on contemporary economic issues.
To participate in the discussion forum please fill up the following information.
For details please go to this link: http://sanemnet.org/sanem-north-america-discussion-forum-2017/
** There is no registration fee for participation. The participants are requested to take care of their travel,food and accommodation.