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Making slums Livable

SURF – 2020

DATE : 16-JUL-2020

What makes our City livable?
Who are the people who build and maintain our cities?
A conversation on the ‘invisible people’ that make our cities thrive.

Inaugural Address:
Syed M Beary, Chairman, Beary Group, will open the webinar with an address to students and faculty of Bearys Education Group.

Anchor:
Hariharan Chandrashekar is an Indian economist who turned to business in the late 1980s. He has presided over projects on water, energy and green buildings. He is the founder of AltTech.Foundation

Speakers:
Jaya Dhindaw, Director, WRI India.
She is based in Bangalore and provides strategic leadership to all Urban Planning initiatives across WRI India, managing relationship with key partners, stakeholders and the global WRI network.
https://wri-india.org/profile/jaya-dhindaw

Anita Reddy, Founder, AVAS.
Anita Reddy is an Indian social worker, known for her services for the rehabilitation and upliftment of the slum dwellers in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. The Government of India honored Anita Reddy in 2011, with the fourth highest civilian award of Padma Shri.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anita_Reddy

Kishore Jain, CREDAI, Bengaluru
Mr. Kishore Jain a young and dynamic professional in the industry since 1994, having more than 20 years of business expertise in the field of Real Estate, Construction and Development of Residential luxurious apartments and Commercial projects to his Credit. He is been instrumental in sculpturing the finest landmark elevations in the skyline of Bangalore.
http://www.jatf.in/about-us/patron-members/shri-kishore-jain-2/

Akbar Allahbaksh
A spatial designer and artist from Dr. Ambedkar Colony in Bangalore.

Ar. Ashok B Lall
Ar. Ashok B Lall, the principal at Ashok B Lall Architects, is committed to an architectural practice based on the principles of environmental sustainability and social responsibility. He is presently Design & Technology Chair at Kamla Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute for Architecture (KRVIA)], Mumbai.