Workshop on Colossus: 'The Anatomy of Delhi'

Workshop on Colossus: 'The Anatomy of Delhi'
Neelanjan Sircar, Partha Mukhopadhyay, Shamindra Nath Roy, Sanjoy Chakravorty
Monday, 13 August 2018 Add to Calendar 2018-08-13 11:00:00 2018-08-13 16:30:00 Asia/Kolkata Workshop on Colossus: 'The Anatomy of Delhi' The full discussion will be streamed through Facebook live on CPR's Facebook page. India is among the fastest urbanising regions in the world, and the interdisciplinary interrogation of urbanisation processes in India promises to yield new theoretical insights. This workshop covers wide-ranging quantitative and qualitative work on the National Capital Region around Delhi (Delhi-NCR), making specific reference to a novel survey of 5500 households in the region. Please join us for what promises to be an enlightening workshop that discusses the nuances of social, economic, and political life in this complex region. For a selection of analyses from the survey, please see the materials from the panel series hosted by CPR at AAS in Asia here. For outputs and reports from the Cities of Delhi project, please see here. Agenda 11:00 - 11:15 a.m. - Introductory Remarks by Yamini Aiyar 11:15 - 11:30 a.m. - Overview and Approach by Sanjoy Chakravorty 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Panel 1 Speakers Neelanjan Sircar: The survey and basic findings,  Partha Mukhopadhyay: The cities of Delhi 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Lunch 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. - Panel 2 Speakers Shamindra Nath Roy: Infrastructure and inequality,  Sanjoy Chakravorty: Delhi in theory 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. - Open Discussion Please RSVP at president.cpr@cprindia.org Conference Hall, Centre for Policy Research
11:00 am to 4:30 pm
Conference Hall, Centre for Policy Research

The full discussion will be streamed through Facebook live on CPR's Facebook page.

India is among the fastest urbanising regions in the world, and the interdisciplinary interrogation of urbanisation processes in India promises to yield new theoretical insights. This workshop covers wide-ranging quantitative and qualitative work on the National Capital Region around Delhi (Delhi-NCR), making specific reference to a novel survey of 5500 households in the region.

Please join us for what promises to be an enlightening workshop that discusses the nuances of social, economic, and political life in this complex region.

For a selection of analyses from the survey, please see the materials from the panel series hosted by CPR at AAS in Asia here.

For outputs and reports from the Cities of Delhi project, please see here.

Agenda

11:00 - 11:15 a.m. - Introductory Remarks by Yamini Aiyar
11:15 - 11:30 a.m. - Overview and Approach by Sanjoy Chakravorty

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Panel 1

Speakers

Neelanjan Sircar: The survey and basic findings, 
Partha Mukhopadhyay: The cities of Delhi

1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Lunch

2:00 - 3:30 p.m. - Panel 2

Speakers

Shamindra Nath Roy: Infrastructure and inequality, 
Sanjoy Chakravorty: Delhi in theory

3:30 - 4:30 p.m. - Open Discussion

Please RSVP at president.cpr@cprindia.org