The 3rd Bharatiya Chhatra Sansad (BCS) (3rd Indian Student Parliament )will be Organized in Pune by MIT School of Government & Bharatiya Chhatra Sansad Foundation, Pune in association with the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Govt. of India, Ministry of Higher & Technical Education and Ministry of Sports & Youth Affairs , Government of Maharashtra from 10 to 12 January 2013 at MIT Campus, Pune. The student council/union leaders from all the colleges of India will be participating and deliberating in this Bharatiya Chhatra Sansad with socio political leaders on issues of national and international importance. 4,700 Student representatives from different Collages of Various Universities in the States of whole India have already registered their names for the Sansad. 1,500 to 2,000 additional student representatives are expected to register till the 3rd BCS starts.
INAUGURAL SESSION(2 hours 30 min.) :Thursday, 10th January 2013 at 3.30 p.m.
Hon. Mr. Rajesh Tope, Minister for Higher & Technical Education, Govt. of Maharashtra.,
Hon. Mr. Padmakar Valvi, Minister of Sports & Youth Affairs, Govt. of Maharashtra.
– Speakers & Topics –
Dr. Abhay Firodia – Chairman, Force Motors (Growth For All), Mr. Abhijit Pawar – Managing Director, Sakal Media Group (Relevance of Media for Good Governance), Mr. Ban Ki-moon – Secretary General, United Nations (World Body For World Democracy (Video Address)), Dr. D. Y. Patil – H.E. the Governor of Tripura (Educating For Empowerment), Adv. Ujjwal Nikam – Criminal Lawyer & Public Prosecutor (Criminalization and Youth), Ms. Irina Bokova – Director General, UNESCO, Paris (Stepping Ahead For Development and Democracy (Video Address)), Mr. Jitendra Singh – Minister of State for Youth Affairs & Sports, Govt. of India (Don’t Plead – Let us Lead), Sir Mark Tully – Former Bureau Chief BBC, India (No Full Stop for Indian Democracy), Ms. Meira Kumar – Speaker, Lok Sabha (India’s Inclusive Democracy (Video Address)), Mr. Mohammad Ghafoori – Director, SAARC (Challenges before South Asia), Mr. Prithviraj Chavan – Chief Minister of Maharashtra State, India (Strong States – Strong India), Ms. Rajashree Birla – Chairperson, Aditya Birla Foundation (Industry for Service), Mr. Rajdeep Sardesai – Editor-in-Chief, IBN18 Network (Self Regulation is The Best Regulation), Mr. Ramoji Rao – Head, Ramoji Group (Media for Democracy), Dr. R. A. Mashelkar – Former Director General, CSIR (Closing Remarks),
*AII speakers are presented in alphabetical order * Each speaker will speak for 10 to 12 mins.
Day 2 – Friday, Jan 11,2013
(0930 hrs to 1050 hrs) SESSION 1 : RESOLVE CONFLICTS – SEEK PEACE
Chairman of the Session : Mr. Uday Narain Choudhary – Speaker of Bihar Legislative Assembly • Opening remarks: Dr. Talat Ahmad – VC, University of Kashmir, Srinagar • Speech by two student leaders. • Keynote Speakers: His Holiness Swami Sukhabodhananda – Spiritual Guru & Founder Chairman, Prasanna Trust, Prof. Deepak Malhotra – Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School. Ms. Aung San Suu Kyi – Noble Laureate, Leader of Opposition, Myanmar, Chairperson, NLD, Myanmar (Video Address) • Concluding remarks: Mr. Narendra Bhondekar – MLA (Shivsena), Bhandara, Maharashtra • Voting on Resolution.
(1100 hrs to 1220 hrs) SESSION 2 : DYING FARMER AND A GROWING ECONOMY. Chairman of the Session: Mr. Ishwar Das Rohani – Speaker of Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly • Opening remarks: Prof. Nisha Dube – VC, Barkatullah University, Bhopal • Speech by two student leaders. • Keynote Speakers: Mr. Raju Shetti – Farmer Leader & MP, Lok Sabha & Mr. Pasha Patel – Farmer Leader & Former MLC, Maharashtra. • Concluding remarks: Mr. Mangesh Sangle – MLA (MNS), Vikroli, Mumbai, Maharashtra. • Voting on Resolution.
(1230 hrs to 1350 hrs) SESSION 3 : POLITICS: DON’T HATE, BE A PART OF IT
Chairman of the Session: Dr. Yoganand Shastri – Speaker of Delhi Legislative Assembly • Opening remarks: Prof. Dr. W. N. Gade VC, University of Pune, Pune. • Speech by two student leaders. • Keynote Speakers: Mr. OmarAbdullah-C.M. Jammu & Kashmir; Mr. Nitish Kumar – C.M. Bihar (Through Video Conferencing) and Mr. Ravi Shankar Prasad – MP, Rajya Sabha. • Concluding remarks: Mr. Ravi Rana – MLA (Independent), Badnera, Amravati, Maharashtra. • Voting on Resolution.
(1400 TO 1500 ) LUNCH
(1500 hrs to 1620 hrs) SESSION 4 : POLITICS THROUGH THE EYES OF INDIAN CINEMA. Chairman of the Session: Dr. Charanjit Singh Atwal – Speaker of Punjab Legislative Assembly • Opening remarks: Prof. S. Satyanarayana – VC, Osmania University, Hyderabad • Speech by two student leaders. • Keynote Speakers: Ms. Shabana Azmi and Mr. Paresh Rawal – Indian Film Personalities
• Concluding remarks: Adv. Yashomati Thakur – MLA (INC), Teosa, Amravati, Maharashtra. • Voting on Resolution.
(1630 hrs to 1750 hrs.) SESSION 5 : YOUNG INDIA – OLD LEADERS.
Chairman of the Session: Mr. Thiru P. Ohanapal – Speaker of Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly • Opening remarks: Dr. Kandarpa Kumar Deka – VC, Dibrugarh University, Dibrugarh • Speech by two student leaders. • Keynote Speakers: Mr. Akhilesh Yadav – C.M. Uttar Pradesh, Mr. Kalikesh Narayan Singh Deo – M. P. Lok Sabha & Prof. Ramjee Singh – Well known Gandhian Ideologist, Author, Former MP, Lok Sabha. • Concluding remarks: Mr. Rahul Bondre, MLA (INC), Chikhli, Buldhana, Maharashtra. • Voting on Resolution.
Day 3 : Saturday, Jan 12,2013
(0900 hrs to 1020 hrs) SESSION 6 : VIBRANT CORPORATE FOR VIBRANT INDIA. Chairman of the Session: Mr. Thokchom Lokeshwar Singh – Speaker of Manipur Legislative Assembly • Opening remarks: Prof. Suranjan Das – VC, Calcutta University, Kolkata • Speech by two student leaders. • Keynote Speakers: Mr. Rajiv Bajaj – M.D. Bajaj Auto Ltd. & Mr. Rajeev Chandrasekhar – MP, Rajya Sabha. • Concluding remarks: Mr. Sanjay Bhegade MLA (BJP), Maval, Pune, Maharashtra. • Voting on Resolution.
(1030 hrs to 1150 hrs) SESSION 7 : EMBRACE DIVERSITY – PROMOTE UNITY
Chairman of the Session: Mr. Mata Prasad Pandey – Speaker of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly • Opening remarks: Prof. A. Jayakrishnan – VC, University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram. • Speech by two student leaders. • Keynote Speakers: Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev – Spiritual Guru & Founder, Isha Foundation Maulana Syed Kalbe Rushaid Rizvi – Renowned Islamic Scholar. • Concluding remarks: Dr. Balaji Kinikar, MLA (Shiv Sena), Ambarnath, Thane, Maharashtra. • Voting on Resolution.
(1200 hrs to 1320 hrs) SESSION 8 : POVERTY: A GREAT TERROR?
Chairman of the Session: Mr. Nadendla Manohar – Speaker of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly. • Opening remarks : Dr. P. Kaliraj – VC, Anna University, Chennai • Speech by two student leaders. • Keynote Speakers: Dr. Muhammad Yunus – Noble Laureate and Founder, Grameen Bank, Bangladesh & Dr. Binayak Sen – Social Activist & National Vice President, People’s Union for Civil Liberties. • Concluding remarks: Mr. Rahul Mote, MLA(NCP), Paranda, Osmanabad, Maharashtra. • Voting on Resolution.
– 1530 hrs. VALEDICTORY CEREMONY –
– Speakers & Topics –
Mr. Anders B. Johnsson – Secretary General, Inter-Parliamentary Union, (Youth and Parliamentary Forums), Mr. Dilip Walse Patil – Speaker, Maharashtra Legislative Assembly, (Call for Constructive Parliamentary Debates), Mr. Harshvardhan Patil – Co-operation and Parliamentary Affairs Minister, Maharashtra, (Development through Cooperative Movements), Dr. Jayaprakash Narayan – MLA, Andhra Pradesh & Founder, Lok Satta party, (Youth for Integrity and Efficiency), Mr. Kamalesh Sharma – Secretary General, Commonwealth, (Endeavoring for Righteous World (Video Address)), Mr. Leander Paes – International Tennis Player, (Healthy Youth – Healthy Society), Mr. Manoj Kumar – Veteran Actor, Indian Cinema, (Proud to be Indian), Mr. N. Chandrababu Naidu – President of Telugu Desam Party, (Democracy for Bridging the Gap (Video Address)), Mr. Niranjan Hiranandani – President, Indian Merchants Chember, (Cementing Device For Solidarity), Mr. Rajat Sharma – Chairman & Editor-in-Chief, India TV, (Media for Mass and not for Class), Sri Sri Ravi Shankar – Founder, Art of Living, (Democracy for Humanity (Video Message)), Mr. Tushar Gandhi – Executive Chairman, BCS & President, Mahatma Gandhi Foundation (Bapu ke Sapnon ka Bharat),
This information was given by Prof. Vishwanath D. Karad, Founder Director, World Peace Center (Alandi), MAEER’s MIT, Pune, Prof. S.S. Darade-Patil, Dean, MIT, Prof. Rahul Vishwanath Karad, Founder Dean, MAEER’s MIT School of Government and Convener, 3rd Bharatiya Chhatra Sansad, Dr. L. K. Kshrisagar, Principal, MIT, Mr. S. V. Kulkarni, Registrar, MIT, Prof. D. P. Apte, Co-ordinator, BCS, Dr. Sanjay Upadhye & Dr. Sayali Gankar in the press conference.