Thematic Sessions

Inaugural Ceremony

Session 1A: Addressing Challenges of Modern Policing

Guests: Shri Justice M.N. Venkatachaliah
Dr. Duvvuri Subbarao
Dr. Jayaprakash Narayan
Prof B. Rajashekhar (UoH)
Prof Ashwini Chhatre (ISB)
Panelists: Shri K. Padmanabhaiah
Smt. Maja Daruwala
Shri Kamal Kumar
Shri V.N. Rai
Shri Jacob Punnoose
Shri Raj S. Kohli

Session 1B: Addressing Challenges of Modern Policing

Session 2: Strengthening Investigation and Prosecution

Panelists: Smt. Aruna Bahuguna
Dr. Gandhi P.C. Kaza
Shri M. Mahender Reddy
Dr. Vipul Mudgal
Shri Mohit Rao
Panelists: Shri Justice B.S. Chauhan
Shri Justice M.L. Tahaliyani
Shri D.R. Kaarthikeyan
Shri Anjaneya Reddy
Dr. Jayaprakash Narayan

 

Session 3: Criminal Procedural Reforms

Session 4: Civil Procedural Reforms

Panelists: Shri P.S. Ramamohan Rao
Shri G. Kishan Reddy
Dr. Ranbir Singh
Dr. M.R. Ahmed
Panelists: Shri N.L. Rajah
Smt. Justice (Dr.) Shalini Phansalkar-Joshi
Dr. Sudhir Krishnaswamy
Mr. Hiram E. Chodosh

Session 5: Speedy Justice in Trial Courts

Session 6: Strengthening the Role of Constitutional Courts

Panelists: Shri Justice G. Raghuram
Justice R.C. Chavan
Dr. Jayaprakash Narayan
Shri Atul Kaushik
Panelists: Shri Justice Madan B. Lokur
Shri V. Sudhish Pai
Shri Alok Prasanna Kumar
Ms. Cathy Catterson

Session 7: Judicial Standards and Accountability

Concluding Session on Rule of Law in the 21st Century

Panelists: Shri Justice B.N. Srikrishna
Shri Justice J. Chelameswar
Dr. G. Mohan Gopal
Shri Harish Narasappa
Guests: Shri Justice Kurian Joseph
Shri Prithviraj Chavan
Dr. Jayaprakash Narayan
Prof K.C. Suri (UoH)
Shri Kumara Guru (ISB)


Topical Conversations

Extraordinary Laws

Fake News in the Age of Social Media

Speakers: Prof Kham Khan Suan Hausing
Prof Ujjwal Kumar Singh
Dr. K Arvinda Rao
Speakers: Shri Abhinandan Sekhri
Mr. Carlos Hernandez-Echevarria

Women's Safety

Setting up systems to deal with Cyber Crime

Speakers: Smt. Deepa Mani
Smt. Elsa Marie D’Silva
Shri Mahesh Muralidhar Bhagwat
Speakers: Dr. Rohini Katoch Sepat
Shri Manoj Abraham
Shri Amit Dubey

Rule of Law & Economic Growth

Panelists: Shri R.N. Bhaskar
Dr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia
Dr. Arvind Virmani
Shri Pradeep S. Mehta