The O.P Jindal Global University (JGU) and Yale University will jointly hold a 2-day international conference of globalization in India and the United States at the JGU campus in Sonipat. While other foreign universities have held similar co-hosted events, this is the first time Yale would be involved in such a partnership.
The 2-day conference, which begins on October 29, 2010, will attract the likes of Professor Richard Levin, President of Yale University; Bhupinder Singh Hooda, Chief Minister of Haryana; Naveen Jindal, Chancellor of JGU; Salman Khursheed, Minister of State for Corporate Affairs, Government of India; and Dr. Veerappa Moily, Union Minister of Law and Justice, Government of India.
Other prominent speakers include Professor David Grewal of Harvard University; Ashwani Kumar, Director of India’s Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI); Professor Peter Schuck of Yale Law School; Nayan Chanda of the Yale Center for the Study of Globalization;
“The deliberations at the Yale-Jindal Conference will add a layer of intellectual rigorousness to the inter-state dialogue that President Obama will promote on his India visit,” says Professor C. Raj Kumar, Vice Chancellor of JGU.
Day 1 of the conference would be held at the JGU campus 11 am onwards and Day 2 would be held at the India Habitat Centre, New Delhi from 9 am onwards.