Day 01 - Grand Opening & Award Ceremony

Time
Agenda
Time and agenda
9:30
Delegates start arriving and are seated at Platinum Hall
10:30
Inauguration and tour of Aapdu Paadosh

smart neighbourhood @ conference venue by Hon'ble Union Minister, Housing and Urban Affairs, Shri Hardeep S. Puri, in presence of other Hon'ble Ministers, dignitaries and participants

10:55 – 11:55

Grand Opening & ISAC 2020 Award Ceremony

  • Arrival of Dignitaries on stage @ Platinum Hall and Welcome
  • Welcome Address by Mayor, Surat
  • Introductory note by Principal Secretary, UDD, GoG
  • Event Overview by Secretary, HUA, GoI
  • Screening of movie "Smart Cities Mission- Journey so Far"
  • ISAC 2020 Awards Distribution
  • Address by Shri C R Patil, Member of Parliament
  • Address by Shri Bhupendrabhai Patel, Chief Minister, Gujarat
11:55 – 12:55

Important Announcements & Keynote Speeches

  • Launch of Initiatives - Urban Outcomes Framework 2022, AMPLIFI-MoHUA's integrated Data Portal, Output Outcome Dashboard on GMIS, India Smart Cities Awards Contest (ISAC) 2022
  • Release of Publications - IUDX case compendium, AI Playbook for cities
  • Announcing partnership @ MoHUA & World Economic Forum
  • AKAM events awards distribution
  • Address by Shri Vinu Moradiya, Urban Development Minister, Gujarat
  • Address by Shri Kaushal Kishore, MoS Housing and Urban Affairs, GoI
  • Address by Smt. Darshana Jardosh, MoS, Railways, GoI
  • Address by Shri Hardeep S Puri, Union Minister – HUA, GoI
12:55 – 13:00
Group Photograph
13:00 – 15:00
Participant Lunch
15:00 – 17:00
Showcase of Award-Winning Projects @ Platinum Hall
17:00 – 18:00
Networking Tea & Departure
19:00 Onwards
Cultural Program @ JW Marriott Lawns followed by Gala Dinner