Youth PBD & Uttar Pradesh State PBD
Joint inauguration of Youth PBD by External Affairs Minister and Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports. The event will bring limitless opportunities for the young Diaspora to engage with New India. Uttar Pradesh PBD is a unique opportunity for Pravasis from Uttar Pradesh to reconnect with the roots.
|09:30 hrs-11:10hrs|| |
|11:30-13:00 hrs||Plenary Session: Engagement with Younger Members of Indian Diaspora|
|13:00-14:30 hrs||Lunch hosted by Shri Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports|
|14:30-21:00 hrs|| |
|11:30-17:30 hrs|| |
Inauguration of PBD Convention
by Prime Minister
Inauguration of 15th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Convention 2019 by Shri Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India in the presence of Prime Minister of Mauritius, H.E. Pravind Jugnauth.
|10:00 hrs-12:10 hrs|| |
|12:10-14:00 hrs||Lunch for delegates|
|15:00-16:30 hrs||Plenary Session II: Developing Cyber Capacity of India|
|16:45-18:15 hrs||Plenary Session III: Giving Back to India: Opportunities and Challenges|
|19:00-20:30 hrs||Cultural Programme (Organised by Indian Council for Cultural Relations)|
|20:30 hrs onwards||Dinner hosted by Smt. Sushma Swaraj, Minister for External Affairs|
Valedictory Session & PBS Awards by President
Conferment of Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Awards and Valedictory Address by President of India.
|09:00-10:15 hrs||Plenary Session IV : Indian Community Organizations Working for Indian Nationals in Distressed Situation|
|10:30-11:45 hrs||Plenary Session V : Indian Diaspora's Role in Capacity Building of Artificial Intelligence in India|
|12:00-13:15 hrs||Plenary Session VI : Role of Indian Diaspora in Capacity Building for Affordable Waste Management|
|13:30-14:45 hrs||Lunch hosted by Shri Ram Naik, Hon'ble Governor of Uttar Pradesh|
|15:00-16:15 hrs||Plenary Session VII : Role of India Diaspora in Capacity Building for Affordable Solar Power|
|17:00-18:30 hrs||Valedictory Session and Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Awards Ceremony by Hon'ble President |
|20:00 hrs||Dinner hosted by Dr. Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, President, Indian Council of Cultural Relations|
In Prayagraj (Visit to Kumbh Mela)
Participants would arrive in Prayagraj by bus (Volvo AC Bus). Arrangements for holy bathing at Sangam.
After Kumbh Mela, participants would travel from Prayagraj to Delhi by train (two-tier AC coaches).
Republic Day Event
Special passes for foreign delegates of PBD 2019 have been arranged for the Republic Day Parade.