14th December, 2013
The National Innovation Council is hosting the second episode of – ‘Join the Conversation’- with Mr Sam Pitroda, Adviser to the Prime Minister & Chairman, National Innovation Council and Ms Nandita Das, eminent Film Director and Actor on 15 December between 6.30 PM and 7.30 PM IST.
‘Join the Conversation' is a platform for open conversations, discussions & debates between the youth of the country and policy makers, experts and other youth icons, on diverse subject areas. The objective is to fuel discussion on current issues and relevant topics such as education, art, culture, technology, and self-development amongst others.
The first episode of ‘Join the Conversation’ was attended by more than 20,000 youth from across India and several other countries. The second episode is now set to take place on 15th December between 6.30 PM and 7.30 PM IST. The discussion will be live streamed on YouTube via http://www.youtube.com/iii. Questions can be addressed via Twitter to @sampitroda, @nanditadas with Hashtag #JTC. More than 50,000 youth are expected to be part of this virtual event from various parts of India and across the world. More details about the initiative are available on www.innovationcouncil.gov.in