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NITI Lecture

Lecture 1: India and the Global Economy

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NITI Aayog aims to build strong States that will come together to build a strong India. As the government’s premier think-tank, we view knowledge building & transfer as the enabler of real transformation in the States.

 

To build knowledge systems for the States and the Centre, NITI is pleased to announce the launch of “NITI Lectures: Transforming India".

 

Through the lectures, NITI Aayog aims to bring policy makers, academics, experts and administrators of global repute to India, for the benefit of policy makers in States and the Centre. This is aimed at learning from global experience in development and good governance.

 

The Transforming India Lecture Series is being inaugurated on August 26th, 2016 by the Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. The first key note address - India and the Global Economy - is being delivered by the Hon’ble Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore, Shri Tharman Shanmugaratnam.

Lecture 2: Technology And Transformation

NITI Aayog aims to build strong States that will come together to build a strong India. As the government’s premier think-tank, we view knowledge building & transfer as the enabler of real transformation in the States.

 

To build knowledge systems for the States and the Centre, NITI is pleased to announce the launch of “NITI Lectures: Transforming India".

 

The second lecture in the high-powered NITI Lecture series is being delivered by Bill Gates, Co-Founder, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on the November 16th, 2016. The theme of the lecture is 'Technology and Transformation'.

 

Outlining the global shifts that impact the nation's development, the lecture will discuss India's many advantages, its potential to address existing challenges and the opportunities that lay ahead by using technology and innovation as levers for transformation.

 

Through this lecture series, NITI Aayog aims to bring policy makers, academics, experts and administrators of global repute to India, for the benefit of policy makers in States and the Centre. This is aimed at learning from global experience in development and good governance.

 

View the key note address by Mr. Bill Gates here: Download/View

Lecture 3: Competitiveness Of Nations & States - New Insights
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Lecture 4: AI For All: Leveraging Artificial Intelligence For Inclusive Growth

The 'NITI Lectures: Transforming India' was inaugurated by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi on August 26, 2016 and since been held annually, featuring eminent speakers from across the world. The first key note address – ‘India and the Global Economy’ - was delivered by the Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore, Shri Tharman Shanmugaratnam.  Bill Gates, Co-Founder, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation delivered the Second lecture in the high-powered lecture series on 'Technology and Transformation' on the November 16, 2016 and on May 25, 2017, Dr. Michael Porter, the Bishop William Lawrence University Professor at Harvard Business School, delivered the Third Transforming India Lecture, titled ‘Competitiveness of Nations and States: New Insights’.

The Fourth edition of NITI Lecture Series was delivered by Mr Jensen Huang, President and Co-Founder, NVIDIA Corporation on October 22, 2018, on the theme“AI for ALL: Leveraging Artificial Intelligence for Inclusive Growth”. 

With the vision of disseminating cutting-edge, innovative ideas in development policy to India, the NITI Lectures are attended by the Government’s top decision makers, including members of the Cabinet and senior officials across ministries and departments. Through the lectures, NITI Aayog has been bringing policy makers, academics, experts and administrators of global repute to India. The aim of the series is to enable learning, both at the Centre & States, from successful development practice world over.