Agenda for CONNECTKaro 2013

Day - 1
Day - 2
DAY 1, 15 APRIL 2013
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
OPENING SESSION

Mr. Jamshyd Godrej , Chairman WRI India

Dr. Sudhir Krishna, IAS , Secretary Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India

Mr. JK Banthia, IAS , Chief Secretary, Government of Maharashtra

Mr. UPS Madan, IAS , Metropolitan Commissioner MMRDA

Mr. Manu Kumar Shrivastava, IAS, Principal Secretary, Urban Development, Government of Maharashtra

Mr. OP Gupta, IAS , General Manager, BEST

Ms. Henriette Vanberg , Head of Cities – Gehl Architects

Mr. Madhav Pai , Director EMBARQ India

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

LUNCH

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

SESSION 1A

BusKaroPlus - Activities for 2012 and Plans for 2013


SESSION 1B

TOD Karo, Challenges and Oppurtunities in implementing TOD principles in India

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

TEA

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

SESSION 2A

Bus Rapid Transit - Stories from 2013 (in partnership with Asia BRTS Association)

SESSION 2B

Connecting People to Cities - Reimagining the Master Plan

 

DAY 2, 16 APRIL 2013
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Study Tour

Fort Ferry - Led by BEST

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

SESSION 3A

Talking Transit 3 - Planning and Designing of Feeder Services and Short Routes

SESSION 3B

Road Safety in Indian Cities

11:30 AM -12:00 PM
TEA BREAK
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
SESSION 4A

Role of Rickshaws/Taxis in Sustainable Transport

SESSION 4B

Walking Transit : Enhancing Safe Access to Transit Nodes

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
LUNCH
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM


SESSION 5A

Learning Transit - Designing Feeder Services


SESSION 5B

Reimaginating Gated Communities - Sustainable Mobilities in Private Housing Developments

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
TEA BREAK
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Closing Session

Market Opportunities in Sustainable Transoprt

6:00 PM - 6:15 PM
Vote of Thanks : Holger Dalkmann