Global political leaders to decode @TheIntelligenceExchange at India Today Conclave 2019
New Delhi, 22nd February 2019: India Today Conclave will witness the legends from different spheres coming together at India’s biggest ideas platform. The conclave sets a new standard through an intense two-day event that is unconventional in form and style. This election year, the India Today Conclave brings national and international political leaders that includes Honorable Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, Nitin Gadkari, Boris Johnson, Brexit leaver politician, Conservative Party UK, Sachin Pilot, Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma, Jyotiraditya Scindia, Ram Madhav, Kapil Sibal, Shashi Tharoor, P. Chidambaram, Piyush Goyal, Kiren Rijiju, Col. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, Conrad Sangma, Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, Vinod Rai, Jignesh Mevani, Akhilesh Yadav, Praveen Chakravarty and as the speakers.
India Today Conclave 2019 will see some the political leaders share their thoughts on the present and future of the country. Since, 2019 is a year of some big choices for India and the world, these leaders will converge to discuss and deliberate on fresh powerful ideas. The intense discussions, sparkling debates, and rare insights will showcase the political, economic and social choices that India confronts.
The two days will witness the sharpest national and international minds converge and deliberate on issues across a spectrum of topics. Honorable Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi is the key note speaker at the India Today Conclave and is likely to speak on the India Story under him and the key lessons leading a great country have taught him. Amit Shah, President BJP will share his thoughts on War Diaries: Victories. Defeats. And notes from a democratic battlefield; Nitin Gadkari, Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation will talk on My Way. And the Highway and on his roadmaps for BJP’s political success; Boris Johnson, International politician — Brexit leaver, politician, historian, journalist — will explain his choices and why the lessons from Brexit are significant for India in a session titled The Devil & the Deep: Bitter cocktails from Brexit; Shashi Tharoor, Author, Lok Sabha MP, Political Leader: Congress & Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, National Vice President, BJP & President, ICCR will shed light on For Whom The Bell Tolls: Temples, textbooks, talaq. And Hinduism vs Hindutva; Sachin Pilot, Deputy Chief Minister, Rajasthan & Jyotiraditya Scindia Lok Sabha MP, Political Leader, Congress will talk on Second Lieutenants: Is the Congress war ready? Lessons. Introspection. And visions in waiting; Col. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, Union Minister of State, Political Leader, BJP & Kiren Rijiju, Union Minister of State, Political Leader, BJP will share thoughts on Second Lieutenants: Is the BJP war ready? Lessons. Introspection. And visions for the future; In an interesting new format, Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of State, Railways & Coal and P. Chidambaram, Former Finance Minister are expected to feature in back to back, mirror sessions, in which they will present their assessment of the economy and election promises in front of a common jury of eminent economists and experts. The session is titled Split Wide Open: What ails the Indian economy? ; Leader of Opposition, YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, Andhra Pradesh Assembly, Political Leader, YSR Congress will speak on The South Card: How the Deccan will decide who sits in Delhi ; Ram Madhav, National General Secretary BJP will talk on #NewIndia: Faultlines. Flashpoints. And taking on the Opposition Charge Film: Tongue-Tied: Bio-data of “anti-nationals”; Himanta Biswa Sarma, Minister, Political Leader, BJP & Conrad Sangma, Chief Minister, Meghalaya will talk on Citizen Pain: Immigrants. Borders. Hard Choices and Akhilesh Yadav, Former Chief Minister, Uttar Pradesh; Party Chief, Samajwadi Party will share his opinion on Fight Club: The Crucial Battle for UP and the thinking that’s driving it.
We are our choices, said Jean Paul Sartre. For India and the world, 2019 is a year of several huge choices. So, get ready to ‘Conclave’ and to make ‘Hard Choices.’
Since 2002, the India Today Conclave has been at the forefront of intellectual engagement and thought leadership. Over the years, the India Today Conclave has hosted presidents, prime ministers, sports icons, writers and movie stars. The Conclave has been at the cutting edge of new ideas, innovations and experiences and has been in constant conversation with the times we live in, sometimes anticipating change and often precipitating it.