PRAXIS, the nascent functional committee of the School of Governance and Public Affairs, conducted its first Annual event – SAMPRAVAH on the theme– Leadership and Governance in Action. The two-day event was organized in collaboration with GRAAM, HCL Foundation and ActionAid Association. Dr. Swapan Dasgupta, former nominated member of Rajya Sabha, was the keynote speaker for the event. His talk was attended by more than 100 participants.
In the panel discussions, leaders and pioneers from across different sectors representing business, banking, civil society, research, and academia created an exciting blend of ideas and people. Some of the organizations featured include RIS New Delhi, Dell, CUTS International, Schoolnet India, Jindal Steel Foundation, Sattava Consulting, Arcelormittal Nippon Steel, Tata Steel Foundation, Swaniti Initiative, CII, Varahe Analytics and Axis Bank. The event recorded an enlivening discourse on the four sub-themes – Citizen Engagement for Better Governance; Ethical Leadership in Governance; Learning from Present Leaders; Financing for a Sustainable World.