Seminar Series

Through the Seminar Series at the ISS, students have the exclusive opportunity to engage with eminent speakers on a wide variety of topics & issues that shed further light on contemporary India.

A complete scheduling of the seminars will be finalised subject to the availability of speakers during the programme. Past seminars organised by the ISS have included speakers such as:

(i) Justice Madan B. Lokur, Hon’ble Judge of the Supreme Court of India
(ii) Mr. Najeeb Jung, Hon’ble Lt. Governor of Delhi
(iii) Dr. Shashi Tharoor, MP and Fmr. Hon’ble Minister of State for HRD, India
(iv) Ambassador Anil Wadhwa, Fmr. Secretary (East), Ministry of External Affairs, India
(v) Ambassador Preeti Saran, Secretary (East), Ministry of External Affairs, India
(vi) Mr. Venu Rajamony, Press Secretary to the Hon’ble President of India & Career Diplomat
(vii) Mr. Vikas Swarup, Official Spokesperson, Ministry of External Affairs, India
(viii) Ms. Pooja Kapur, Joint Secretary, Ministry of External Affairs, India
(ix) Dr. Waiel S.H. Awwad, Fmr. President of the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of South Asia
(x) Mr. Nakul Anand, Executive Director, ITC Ltd.
(xi) Ms. Suhasini Haidar, Award-winning Journalist

The ISS organises a few of its seminars in association with the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of South Asia.  Other institutions, organisations or individuals that wish to partner with the ISS in hosting these seminars are more than welcome to contact us.  For more information, please proceed to the Contact>Partnerships page.