Hyderabad, March 20, 2019: IPE in collaboration with the Pranab Mukherjee Foundation, New Delhi and the Centre for Research in Rural and Industrial Development, Chandigarh (an ICSSR Institute) is organizing a two-day Regional Conference on ‘Towards Peace, Harmony, Happiness: Transition to Transformation’ from March 22–23, 2019 at IPE Hyderabad.
Shri R. Subrahmanyam, IAS, Secretary, Dept of Higher Education, Govt. of India, MHRD has consented to inaugurate the Conference. Shri R.H Khwaja IAS (Retd), former Secretary, Govt. of India will be the Guest of Honour and Shri Rajeshwar Tiwari, IAS, Special Chief Secretary (Stamps & Registration), Dept. of Revenue, Govt. of Telangana is delivering the Special Address. Shri K Madhava Rao, IAS (Retd), former Chief Secretary, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh (composite state) is presiding over the Inaugural Session scheduled between 10.00 am and 11.30 am on March 22, 2019 at IPE Shamirpet Campus. The Valedictory Session of the Conference is scheduled between 2.00 pm and 3.30 pm on March 23, 2019. The Valedictory Session is chaired by Dr. Krishan Kant Paul, former Governor Uttrakhand, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram and Nagaland. Dr. K Pradeep Chandra, IAS (Retd), former Chief Secretary, Government of Telangana is delivering the Valedictory Address.