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SAI Event Type : Conferences and Symposiums


SAI Symposium in New Delhi

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Mon, Jan 23, 2012

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Mon, Jan 23, 2012

VENUE
New Delhi

Higher Education in South Asia: Enhancing Access and Quality through Innovative Solutions

Welcome by Harvard President Drew Gilpin Faust

Speakers included Manzoor Ahmed, Jacqueline Bhaba, Howard Gardner, Meenakshi Gopinath, Tarun Khanna, Pratap Bhanu Mehta, M. Omar Rahman, and Nikhil Sinha.

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Parallel Connections: The Healing Touch of South Asian Visual Art

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Wed, Apr 4, 2012 at 06:00pm

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Wed, Apr 4, 2012 at 07:30pm

VENUE
CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium S010
Harvard University

ADDRESS
CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium S010
Harvard University
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Moderated by: Dr. Bruce Chabner, Professor, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Director of Clinical Research, MGH Cancer Center, Massachusetts General Hospital

Panelists:
Dr. Joel KatzAssociate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Dr. Elizabeth GaufbergAssistant Professor of Medicine; Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard University
Exhibiting artists and panelists include:
Kyle Lindholm, Vandana Sharma, Dr. George Taylor, and Rachna Tiwari.


Educators for Teaching India Conference

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Fri, Apr 12, 2013 at 09:00am

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Fri, Apr 12, 2013 at 03:00pm

Democracy in India: Past Present Future

Keynote Speaker:
Ananya Vajpeyi, Author of Righteous Republic: The Political Foundations of Modern India,
Associate Fellow, Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, New Delhi,
Senior, American Institute of Indian Studies

Sponsored by:
Educators for Teaching India in conjunction with The Winsor School, Phillips Academy and The Groton SchoolFor more information and to register: http://www.teachingindia.org/For more information about this event, click here.


Annual SAI Symposium

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Thu, Apr 26, 2012 at 09:00am

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Thu, Apr 26, 2012 at 05:00am

Health in South Asia: Lessons for and from the World

On April 26th and 27th, South Asia Initiative at Harvard University held its second annual symposium, focusing on Health in South Asia: Lessons for and from the World. The conference brought together global experts with deep research, implementation and policy experience to learn and find new modes for global exchange.

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2011 Harish C. Mahindra Lecture

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Tue, Sep 27, 2011

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Tue, Sep 27, 2011

VENUE
Loeb House

ADDRESS
Loeb House
17 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Empowering 3 Billion

Distinguished Guest, Dr. APJ Abdul KalamEleventh President of India

Chair: Tarun KhannaDirector of the South Asia Initiative and Jorge Paolo Lemann Professor, Harvard Business School

Dr. Kalam spoke about his Providing Urban Amenities in Rural Areas (PURA) Initiative during his presentation titled “Empowering 3 Billion.” He highlighted the ongoing need for ‘creative leadership’ from people with ‘righteous heart’ who ‘lead by example’ as essential to the empowerment of these three billion across the globe.

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