Eighth INSEE Biennial Conference, 2016, Bengaluru
Urbanization and the Environment
4 - 6 January 2016

Conference Programme

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Timings 3rd January (Sunday) 4th January (Monday) 5th January (Tuesday) 6th January (Wednesday)
08:30-09:30   Registration Photography Exhibition
09:30-11:00   Inaugural Session
Sunita Narain
Keynote addresses 
Barbara Harris White 
Sarath Guttikunda
Round table discussion 5: 
Resilient cities and transformative adaptation
11:00-11:30   High Tea Tea/Coffee Tea/Coffee
11:30-13:00   (Parallel) Technical Sessions (Parallel) Technical Sessions (Parallel) Technical Sessions
13:00-14:00   Lunch Lunch Lunch
14:00-15:30 Field trip to Jakkur Lake Round table discussion 1: Sustainable consumption and production in South Asian cities Round table discussion 3:
Waste-full cities
Round table discussion 6: Environmental narratives - Urbanizing environments and the media  
15:30-16:00 Tea/coffee Tea/coffee Tea/coffee  
16:00-17:30 (Parallel) Technical Sessions (Parallel) Technical Sessions Valedictory session
Joan Martinez Alier
17.30-18.00   Tea/coffee Tea/coffee  
18.00-19.30   Round table discussion 2: Interdisciplinarity in environmental research Round table discussion 4:
Challenges in urban water management
19.30-20.30 Dinner INSEE Annual General Body Meeting Cultural programme  
20:30-22:00 INSEE Executive Committee meeting Dinner Dinner