Book Release, ‘Reinventing India’ by Dr. R. A.Mashelkar, FRS and National Research Professor.
The book release was followed by a Panel Discussion Chaired by Dr. Dileep Padgaonkar. The panelists included:
- Dr. R.A. Mashelkar, FRS, National Research Professor
- Prof. Anil Gupta, Professor, IIM-Ahmedabad
- Dr. G.D. Yadav, Vice Chancellor, ICT, Mumbai
- Mr. Pramod Chaudhari, Chairman, Praj Industries
During this discussion, the author of the book, Dr. Mashelkar, highlighted that ‘if India needs to reinvent itself then the importance of not only the power of ideas but the speed of their execution needed to be realised. He also encouraged both the government and the private sector to invest more and in research, technology and innovation.