ITU-APT FOUNDATION OF INDIA

9th Annual General Meeting

&
1st Preparatory Workshop on

WORLD RADIOCOMMUNICATION CONFERENCE 2015 (WRC-15)

&
3RD PS SARAN MEMORIAL LECTURE

March 14 - 15, 2013

PROGRAMME

14 March, 2013 (Day 1)

Venue: Multipurpose Hall, India International Centre, Max Mueller Marg, New Delhi

 

 

16.00-17.30

 

 

ITU-APT Foundation of India’s 9th Annual General Meeting (Members Only)

 

 

17.30-18.00

 

Registration and Tea

 

 

18.00-19.30

 

Welcome and Curtain Raiser for  1st Preparatory Workshop on WRC-15
& 3RD PS SARAN MEMORIAL LECTURE

 

Welcome address:

Dr. S.K. Hajela, Chairperson, ITU-APT Foundation of India

 

PS Saran Memorial Lecture:

Mr. Rajiv Mehrotra, Chairman, Shyam VNL Ltd.

 

Addresses:

Mr. T.R.  Dua, Co-Chairperson, ITU-APT Foundation of India 

Mr. S.P. Purwar, Vice Chairperson, ITU-APT Foundation of India

Mr. R.N. Agarwal, President, ITU-APT Foundation of India

Mr. P.K. Garg, Chairman, ITU-R Working Group of ITU-APT Foundation of India and  Radio Regulation Board-ITU

Mr. Sandeep Karanwal, Head, GSMA India

Mr. R.N. Jha, DDG(International Relations), DOT

 

Special Addresses:


Mr. R.J.S. Kushvaha,  Wireless Advisor to Govt. of India

Mr. R.K. Bhatnagar, Member(Technology), Telecom Commission

Mr. Malcolm Johnson,  Dir TSB-ITU, Guest of Honor

 

Inaugural Address:

Mr. R.K. Arnold, Member, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Chief Guest)

 

Vote of Thanks

Mr. N.K. Goyal, Vice Chairperson, ITU-APT Foundation of India

 

 

19.30

 

Networking Dinner

 

15 March, 2013 (Day 2)

Venue: Conference Hall, 9th floor, Bharat Sanchar Bhavan, BSNL Corporate Office, Janpath, New Delhi

 

 

09.30– 10.00

 

Registration:  1st Preparatory Workshop on WRC-15

 

 

10.00 – 11.30

 

Opening Session: 

 

 

11.30 – 12.00

 

Networking Tea / Coffee

 

 

12.00– 13.30

 

Session:  Industry Perspective for WRC-15

Chair:  Mr. R.K. Bhatnagar, Member (Technology) , Dept. of Telecom
Moderator  : Mr. P.K. Garg, Chairman, ITU-R Working Group of ITU-APT 
Foundation of India and  Radio Regulation Board-ITU
Speakers:

  • Dr. R.K. Dave, Sr Specialist (Policy & Planning, National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), Government of India
  • Mr. Vikram Tiwathia, ADG, COAI :Telecom Operators perspective on WRC-15
  • Mr. Sandeep Karanwal, Head GSMA India

 

13.30 – 14.30

 

Networking Lunch

 

 

14.30 – 16.00

 

Session : WRC-15 Issues for India

Chairman : Mr. A.K. Bhatnagar, Former Engineer in Chief,  Prasar Bharati
Moderator: Mr. R P Agarwal, Former Wireless Advisor to GOI

Speakers:

 

 

16.00 - 16.30

 

Networking Tea

 

 

16.30

 

Closing of the Workshop