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GHG Mitigation in Transport Sector – Roadmap for India

December 4, 2015, 10:00am-1:00pm
India Pavilion-Blue Zone, COP21 Venue, Paris, France

Tentative agenda:

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM, Registration

10:30AM – 10:40 AM, Film on Transport sector scenario and Intermodal share:

  • Film on Sagarmala Project for Waterways

10.40 AM – 10.45 AM, -Welcome address:

  • Mr. Abhay Bakre, Executive Director (Environment), Ministry of Railways, Government of India

10.45AM – 11.30 AM, Session 1: Panel discussion: Emerging scenario in medium and long distance Transportation in India – its impact on GHG emissions:

  • Mr . Hemant Kumar, Member Mechanical, Railway Board, Ministry of Railways, Government of India
  • Mr. Alok Shrivastava, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Shipping and Waterways,
  • Mr. N.K.Sharma, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways
  • Mr. Shriprakash, Distinguished Fellow , TERI, India,
  • Mr Jean-Pierre Loubinoux, Director General, UIC (TBC) / One Official from AAR

11.30 AM – 11.40 AM, Keynote address:

Mr Suresh Prabhkar Prabhu, Minister of Railways, Government of India

11.40 AM – 12.00 NOON, Interview with the Minister for Railways, Govt of India:

  • By Dr R K Pachauri, T E R I

12.00 NOON – 12.10 PM, Break:

  • Film on Dedicated Freight Corridor Project
  • Film on Urban Transportation

12.10 NOON –12.55 PM, Session 1: Panel discussion:

Technology and finance requirements for a low carbon trajectory for the transport sector

  • Mr. Hemant Kumar, Member Mechanical, Railway Board, Ministry of Railways, Government of India
  • Official from Ministry of Urban Development / Delhi Metro Rail Corporation, India (TBC)
  • Mr Guillaume Pepy, Chairman, SNCF (TBC),
  • Mr Shinichi Kitaoka, President, JICA (TBC)

12.55 PM – 1.00 PM, Concluding Remarks:

Mr. Hemant Kumar, Member Mechanical, Railway Board, Ministry of Railways, Government of India

1.00 PM Onwards, Lunch


Contact Person Abhay Bakre: abhay.bakre@nic.in

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