On the 15th of August 2017 India celebrates 70 years of Independence, Air India starts to fly to Stockholm and Stockholm City arranges the Stockholm Culture Festival with the Theme India. To celebrate this, The Indian Embassy in Sweden and India Unlimited will arrange a business day on the 17th of August looking at the future of India. This will also act as a curtain raiser for the Mega Make in India Event that is to take place from the 11-13 October 2017. See the list of speakers here. We want to look at the future of India in the next 30 years and how Sweden can play a role in its change. How we can combine India’s existing innovative talent and technology development capacity, market, societal and sustainable development needs with Sweden’s sustainable R&D, Innovation, Design and Technology to create a blueprint for the future leading to a Smart India @100.


17aug08:00- 08:45Textile 2047We want to understand the developments in the Textile industry in the next 30 years and its impact in India.08:00 - 08:45 Stockholm Waterfront Congress Center
17aug08:50- 10:45Technology Impact on My Country, My City, My LifeAlmost half a billion Indians are now online – 1 billion on mobile devices. How can we use sustainable technology and innovation08:50 - 10:45 Stockholm Waterfront Congress Center
17aug10:55- 11:40Reimagining India: Making in India 2047India is expected to be the third-largest economy by 2025. Powering that growth is the trend toward urbanization, which is going to increase consumption power, as well as economic leverage.10:55 - 11:40 Stockholm Waterfront Congress Center
17aug12:25- 13:10Skilling: Skill Up Women in IndiaBy 2020, the average age in India will be 29 years making it the world’s youngest country with 64 percent of the population in the working age group. India’s vision is to make itself as the skill capital of the world and hopes to reach a target of skilling 500 million people by 2022.12:25 - 13:10 Stockholm Waterfront Congress Center
17aug13:25- 14:10The Skilled IndianWhat can Stockholm City and Sweden do to make it easier for Indians to come and work in Sweden?13:25 - 14:10 Stockholm Waterfront Congress Center
17aug14:15- 15:00Reimagining India: Innovation & Sustainable EnvironmentWith high growth, India will need to find Innovative technological solutions to help is solve issues connected with creating sustainable environments14:15 - 15:00 Stockholm Waterfront Congress Center


26may09:30- 10:30Wake up with Yoga09:30 - 10:30 Kungsträdgården
26may10:30- 12:00YOGATHON by Art of Living10:30 - 12:00 Kungsträdgården
26may12:00- 12:05Nritiya Yogaby Arunima Kumar Dance Company London 12:00 - 12:05 Kungsträdgården
26may12:05- 12:10Introductionby Sanjoo Malhotra12:05 - 12:10 Kungsträdgården
26may12:20- 12:30Shivataandavam Bharatnatyamby Saraswathy Kalakendra12:20 - 12:30 Kungsträdgården
26may12:35- 12:45Nirvana Kuchipudi abstract - Arunima Kumar Dance Company London12:35 - 12:45 Kungsträdgården
26may12:50- 13:00GhoomarBollywood dance by Alen school of dances 12:50 - 13:00 Kungsträdgården
26may13:00- 13:30Seminar: Incredible India And Air India13:00 - 13:30 Kungsträdgården
26may13:30- 13:45Marathi NrutyavishkarLavani and Lezim fusion by Maharashtra Mandal 13:30 - 13:45 Kungsträdgården
26may13:45- 13:55Dance of Tridev, Krishna Rasleela Dandiya & Tandavby Omkara 13:45 - 13:55 Kungsträdgården
26may13:55- 14:00Punjabi dance By Sohni muttiyara 13:55 - 14:00 Kungsträdgården
26may14:00- 14:30Författaren bakom succéboken och teveserien ”Delhis vackraste händer”Speaker: Mikael Bergstrand14:00 - 14:30 Kungsträdgården
26may14:30- 15:00JugalbandiIndian Classical Music by ‘Palace on Wheels’ 14:30 - 15:00 Kungsträdgården
26may15:00- 15:30Andliga Indien “Hur kan jag höja min livskvalitet genom meditation?"Speaker: Judith Bourque15:00 - 15:30 Kungsträdgården
26may15:00- 15:10Destruction by DivinitySemi Classical dance by Ardhanaari School of Dance15:00 - 15:10 Kungsträdgården
26may15:30- 15:45Oyilaattam, Kuthaattam,Silambaattam, ParaiaattamTamil folk dances by Tamil Sangam15:30 - 15:45 Kungsträdgården
26may15:35- 16:05Hitta dina styrkor och lev mer i flow; med inspiration av AyurvedaSpeaker: Eva Forsberg Schinkler15:35 - 16:05 Kungsträdgården
26may15:45- 15:55Basanta UtsabSpring celebration by Tagore dance and Music Group, Stockholm15:45 - 15:55 Kungsträdgården
26may15:55- 16:00Tribute to SrideviBollywood dance by Sony15:55 - 16:00 Kungsträdgården
26may16:10- 16:50Resa med tåg i IndienSpeaker: Per J Andersson16:10 - 16:50 Kungsträdgården
26may16:30- 16:35KolaataFolk dance by Kannadaa Koota 16:30 - 16:35 Kungsträdgården
26may16:40- 16:50Odissi and dance to bengali modern songby Bangiya Sanaatan Samaj16:40 - 16:50 Kungsträdgården
26may16:50- 17:00Bhangraby Rayane16:50 - 17:00 Kungsträdgården
26may17:00- 17:30India Experience with Students from ISSR17:00 - 17:30 Kungsträdgården
26may17:00- 17:10Light Classical musicby Vasterås Indian Swedish Association 17:00 - 17:10 Kungsträdgården
26may17:10- 17:15Telugu folk Danceby Telugu Association 17:10 - 17:15 Kungsträdgården
26may17:20- 17:30Bollywood, Bhangra & Hiphop fusionby Sunita Singh & Donna17:20 - 17:30 Kungsträdgården
26may18:00- 18:15Kuchipudiby Arunima Kumar Dance Company London 18:00 - 18:15 Kungsträdgården
26may18:15- 19:00Utsav- A festive tour of Indiaby Sanskriti 18:15 - 19:00 Kungsträdgården
26may19:00- 19:10Ganesha Sthuthi & Classical fusion Bharatnatyam by Saraswathy Kalakendra 19:00 - 19:10 Kungsträdgården
26may19:10- 19:30Indian folk & film songs by Uppsala Indian Choir 19:10 - 19:30 Kungsträdgården
26may19:35- 19:45Bollywood Dance by Students of ISSR19:35 - 19:45 Kungsträdgården
26may19:50- 20:30Nrithyanjali by Alen School of Dances 19:50 - 20:30 Kungsträdgården
26may21:10- 22:00Namaste Bollywood! Bollywood Electronic Dance Music presentedby DJ Baba Bulldozer AKA Abhinay Sarkate Bollywood AW21:10 - 22:00 Kungsträdgården
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