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Symbiosis International University organised a two-day conference on International Relations with the theme of INDIA AND DEVELOPMENT PARTNERSHIPS IN ASIA AND AFRICA: TOWARDS A NEW PARADIGM. The event was held at the University's Lavale Campus in Pune on the 14th - 15th December, 2013 with the support of the Public Diplomacy Division, Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India.

The event was inaugurated by Hon'ble Shri M. Hamid Ansari, Vice President of India on 14th December, 2013 at 10:30 AM.

The event was graced by the esteemed presence of H. E. Mr. Hamid Karzai, Hon'ble President, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan on 15th December, 2013 at 11:30 AM. His Excellency delivered a special keynote address on Afganistan - India Partnership for Development.

Several academecians, bureaucrats, ministers, former ambassadors, corporates and other dignitaries joined the event as its distinguished panelists and delivered speeches in various focus areas

Detailed information about the event, its confirmed speakers and sessions is available on the conference website at www.siisconference.in.



Event Video





H. E. Mr. Hamid Karzai, GCMG, Hon'ble President, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan - Short interview at Symbiosis International University's 2013 International Relations Conference



Dr. Azad Moopen, Chairman, DM Healthcare Group, Dubai commits 25 free surgeries to Afgha children at Symbiosis International University's 2013 International Relations Conference




Photo Gallery


Inauguration by Hon'ble Shri. M. Hamid Ansari, Vice President of India

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Photos from Day I - 14th December, 2013

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Dinner hosted by Dr. S. B. Mujumdar, Chancellor, SIU at Hotel J W Marriott

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Special keynote address by H. E. Mr. Hamid Karzai, Hon'ble President, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

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Photos from Day II - 15th December, 2013

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Cultural Programme and interaction with international students by H. E. Mr. Hamid Karzai, GCMG, Hon'ble President, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

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Media Coverage

Symbiosis International University announces the 2013 International Relations Conference on "India and Development Partnerships in Asia and Africa: Towards a New Paradigm" to be held with the support of the Public Diplomacy Division, Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India during a press conference held on 10th December, 2013
   
Vice President of India inaugurates International Relations Conference on 'India and Development Partnerships in Asia and Africa: Towards A New Paradigm' at Symbiosis International University
   
The Vice President of India appeals for larger and stronger co-operation among the countries in South Asia region in his inaugural address at Symbiosis International's University International Relations Conference
   
The Vice President of India appeals for improved co-operation among South Asian nations in his inaugural address at Symbiosis International's University International Relations Conference
   
H. E. Mr. Hamid Karzai, Hon'ble President, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan praises India for inculcating moral values in its citizens in his speciak keynote address at Symbiosis International's University International Relations
   
Padma Shri Dr. Azad Moopen, Chairman, DM Healthcare Group, Dubai commits 25 free cardiac surgeries for Afghan Children in his address at Symbiosis International's University International Relations Conference
   
H. E. Mr. Hamid Karzai, Hon'ble President, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan lauds India's role in rebuilding Afghanistan
   
H. E. Mr. Hamid Karzai, Hon'ble President, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan states Indian aid is invaluable to Afghanistan
   
H. E. Mr. Hamid Karzai, Hon'ble President, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan charms and thrills audiences at the 2013 International Relations Conference organised by Symbiosis International University in Pune
   

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