Download PDF The India Global Forum, held in New Delhi from 9–10 November 2014
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  • Chapter 1: Foreword

    The International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) teamed up with the Observer Research Foundation (ORF), India, to jointly host the India Global Forum 2014 in New Delhi on 9–10 November 2014. The forum offered delegates invited by the IISS the chance to interact with key ministers in the new Indian government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and to understand their thinking on economic policy and international relations. It also...
  • Chapter 2: Agenda

    The India Global Forum 2014 ‘India 2014: New Opportunities for a New Government’ 08:00 – 09:30 Registration 09:30 – 09:35 Welcome Remarks Dr Sanjaya Baru Director for Geo-economics and Strategy, IISS 09:35 – 10:30 Keynote Address Arun Jaitley Minister of Finance and Minister of Defence, India Chairs: Dr John Chipman Director-General and Chief Executive, IISS Sunjoy Joshi Director, ORF 10:30 – 11:30 First Plenary Session...
  • Chapter 3: Executive Summary

    Arun Jaitley, Minister of Finance and Defence, India The International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) has long been famous for its work in geopolitics. Over the past ten years, it has also developed a highly respected programme of research in geo-economics, led by Dr Sanjaya Baru. In his welcoming remarks to the 2014 India Global Forum, IISS Director-General and Chief Executive Dr John Chipman noted the IISS’s 50-year history of...