Centre for Smart and Resilient Development

Past Events

Urban Planning Dialogue Series
INDIA@2047: Re-imagining Transportation

Event Date: 9th April 2022

The second event in the Urban Planning Dialogue Series titled "India@2047: Re-imagining Transportation" was held on 9th April 2022. The four eminent speakers were Ms. Geetha Pillai, Chief General Manager (Transport & Airport), CIDCO Maharashtra Ltd, Mr Utpal Deka, Chief Specialist (Shared Mobility), Roads & Transport Authority, Dubai, Mr. Samir Sharma, Multi-modal Transportation Expert, National Capital Region Transportation Corporation (NCRTC), and Dr. Abhijit Lokre, Founder & Partner, The Urban Lab.

Valuation of Properties Workshop

Event Date: 11th and 12th March 2022

Shri Sunil Agarwal, Founder, Black Olive Ventures, delivered the in-person workshop for faculties of NICMAR. The workshop was a fruitful way to gain insights into the applications of valuation of properties in real world projects

Virtual Round Table Discussion on
Future of Facilities Management Education in India

Event Date: 8th March 2022

Shri Mahender Singh, Director IFMA India and South East Asia, Shri Shankar Manapragada, Director, Talent Management and OD, Knight Frank (India) Pvt. Ltd. and Shri Nakul Subramanyam, Head of Operations, Oxford Policy Management, shared their experiences in Facilities Management and gave a comprehensive understanding of the concerns raised by the participants

Symposium on Opportunities for
Road Asset Management in India

Event Date: 5th March 2022

Eminent speakers Dr. Veeraragavan, Professor, IIT Madras, Shri Rajasekhar Rongali, Managing Director, Coact Solutions Private Limited, Shri Ravi Kiran, CEO, Lonrix Ltd., Shri Vikas V. Thakar, Managing Director, Pavetech Consultants discussed about futuristic tools and techniques for road asset management and how they can be practically implemented.

Urban Planning Dialogue Series
INDIA@2047: Role of Planners

Event Dates: 25th Feb, 4th March, 11th March 2022

Shri Avinash Patil, Director, Town Planning & Valuation Department, Maharashtra State, Shri. Abhiraj Girkar, Joint Director, Town Planning & Valuation Department, and Shri Deepak Bhavsar discussed the future role of planners through various case studies.