Mayfair Convention Centre

Jaydev Vihar, Bhubaneswar

November 5 & 6

2016

  • Gold Partner
  • Silver Partners
  • Associate Partners
  • Festival Bookstore
    & Gift Partner
  • Hospitality Partner
  • Outdoor Partner
  • Radio Partner

the programme

    Day 1 - November 5, 2016

  • 5.00 pm
    Opening Keynote Address by Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan
  • 5.45 pm
    Is English really an Indian language? Meenakshi Madhavan Reddy, Nirmal Kanti Bhattacharjee, Radha Chakravarty, Rakshanda Jalil
  • 6.45 pm
    The Muslim Saga: Salman Khurshid and Vikram Sampath
  • 7.30 pm
    Storybaazi by Divya Prakash Dubey

    Day 2 - November 6, 2016

  • 10.30 am
    Sports quiz for students: Quizmaster Soumyadip Chowdhury
  • 11.30 am
    Is contemporary Odia literature in tune with contemporary Odisha? Devdas Chhotray, Susmita Bagchi, Yashodhara Mishra
  • 12.30 pm
    Biographies: Are they literature or PR? Anirban Ganguly, Gautam Chintamani, Manu S Pillai, Prabeen Singh
  • 2.30 pm
    History—A question of interpretation: Anirban Ganguly, Samuel Berthet, Vikram Sampath
  • 3.30 pm
    Guftagoo with actor-writer Piyush Mishra
  • 4.15 pm
    How to market your product and find new takers? Radharani Mitra, Ravinder Singh, VK Karthika
  • 5.15 pm
    Is the Mahabharata more relevant than ever today? Bibek Debroy
  • 6.00 pm
    Closing Keynote Address by Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik

the speakers

  • Naveen Patnaik
    Dharmendra Pradhan
    Anirban Ganguly
    Bibek Debroy
    Devdas Chhotray
    Divya Prakash Dubey
    Gautam Chintamani
    Manu S Pillai
    Meenakshi Reddy Madhavan
    Nirmal Kanti Bhattacharjee
  • Piyush Mishra
    Prabeen Singh
    Radha Chakravarty
    Radharani Mitra
    Rakshanda Jalil
    Ravinder Singh
    Salman Khurshid
    Samuel Berthet
    Soumyadip Chowdhury
    Susmita Bagchi
  • Vikram Sampath
    Karthika VK
    Yashodhara Mishra

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