The National Law School of India University is an institution of legal education focusing on undergraduate and graduate legal and policy education in India.
About the Event
NLSIU’s National Law School of India Review is organising the XIII NLSIR-Samvād: Partners Symposium is going to be held on December 8, 2019, at the National Law School of India University, Bangalore.
The theme for this year’s symposium is ‘Unpacking Reservations in India: Theory, Practice, and Beyond’.
Date: 8th December 2019
Session I: Reservations: Rethinking Roots in Constitutionalism
Dr. Anand Teltumdbe, Professor, Goa Institute of Management, and civil rights activist
Dr. Sudhir Krishnaswamy, Vice-Chancellor, National Law School of India University, and co-founder, Centre for Law & Policy Research
Prof. N. Sukumar, Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Delhi
Session II: Mapping the Reservations Landscape: Policies and Precedents
Mr. D. Shyam Babu, Senior Fellow, Centre for Policy Research
Dr. Anup Surendranath, Executive Director, Project 39A, and Professor, National Law University, Delhi
Ms. Kiruba Munusamy, Advocate, Supreme Court of India
Session III: Deepening and Widening Affirmative Justice: The Way Forward
Dr. Amitabh Kundu, Distinguished Fellow at the Research and Information System for Developing Countries (New Delhi), and former Dean of the School of Social Sciences at Jawaharlal Nehru University
Dr. Ajay Gudavarthy, Professor, Centre for Political Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University
Ms. Jayna Kothari, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, and co-founder, Centre for Law & Policy Research
Two kinds of participant packages are available:
With accommodation: Rs. 1,000 per student/ Rs. 1,500 per professional/practitioner/academician
Without accommodation: Rs. 600 per student/ Rs. 1,000 per professional/practitioner/academician
Both the packages include: confirmed participant slot at the Symposium, lunch, high tea (afternoon), dinner, certificate of participation (contingent on attending all three sessions), and a complimentary copy of the NLSIR.
Further, we can arrange for accommodation for only a limited number of people. Thus, the requests for accommodation would be entertained on a first-come-first-serve basis. We will try our best to accommodate participants even after the accommodation slots are full. However, additional charge may be required for the same.
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