17th’s PIO DIALOGUE WITH INDIA

International Conference on Raja Rajan, Rajendra Cholan & Bujang Valley (Kadaram)
January 4, 2023

An International Conference on the history of PIOs and 11th January 2023. This conference is scheduled to begin at 9.00am to 2.00pm in The Abhay Prashal Sports Club, Indore

The program schedule is as follows:

TIME SPEAKERS ITENERARY
8.30am – 9.00am Registration
9.00am – 9.10am A RAVENDIRAN ARJUNAN

Secretary General, GOPIO International

Welcome Speech
9.10am – 9.20am Tribute to Late SELVARAJOO SUNDRAM

Co-Founder of GOPIO

9.20am – 9.30am DR PONNUSAMY MUTHAYAH

Co-Founder Gopio

Special address on GOPIO History
9.30am – 9.50am SHRI SHANKAR LALWANI

MP for Indore

Inaugural Speech
9.50am – 10.15am PROF AJAY DUBEY

Chair of the Centre for National Security Of Studie & Professor in the School of International Studies JNU, Delhi. – PIO & India in Continous Engagement as Partners for Progress

Key Note Address:
10.15am – 10.30am Tea Break

PANEL SESSION 1:

OCI CARD ISSUES & RECOMMENDATIONS

Moderator:  A RAVENDIRAN ARJUNAN.

Secretary General, GOPIO International

10.30am – 11.15am Panelist:

MR HARIKRISHNAN, President, GOPIO Singapore

MR RAVINDRA KUMAR JAIN, President, GOPIO Myanmar

MR GUNASAKARAN SREERANGAN, President GOPIO Malaysia

MR MEHEN POINOOSAMY, GIO Europe

MS RITA ABRAHAM, GIO South Afica

MS KETTY CAPAILLE, GIO Reunion Island

PRESENTATION SESSION 1

THE FORGOTTEN HISTORY OF PIOs

11.15am – 11.40 am Speaker 1: MR BALAKRISHNAN GOVINDASAMY

GOPIO Malaysia

Speaker 2: DR. SUMMUGAM RENGASAMY

Kedah State Assemblyman, Malaysia

Siam-Burma Death Railway – The Forgotten History

 

 

Bujang Valley (Kadaram) a potential to be world class Archaeological Tourist Destination

 

PANEL SESSION 2:

PIO ENTREPRENEURSHIP & BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES

Moderator: MR HARIKRISHNAN MUTHUSAMY,

President, GOPIO Singapore

11.40am – 12.20 pm Panelist: 

MR RAJINDER TEWARI, GIO Netherlands

MR RAVINDRA KUMAR JAIN, GOPIO Myanmar

MR. RKM SENTHIL UMAYAGASI

MR. CHELIYAN, Cultural Tourism, India

PROF J.RANGANATHAN, First Honorary Consul of Myanmar in Chennai

 

Business Opportunities India

Opportunities in Medical Tourism

India- Opportunities in Organic farming

Potentials of Cultural Tourism

Collaboration, partnerships and joint ventures in tourism and trade.

PRESENTATION SESSION 2

THE FORGOTTEN HISTORY OF PIOs

12.20pm – 1.00pm Speaker 1: 

MR JITENDRA KUMAR, GIO Youth, France

-Education & Studying in Europe for PIOs

 

Speaker 2: 

MR SHOUVIK NAG, Indo-Canada Business Chambers

-Education in Canada for PIOs

 

Speaker 3: 

MR GOPALAKRISHNAN KOLANDAI, GOPIO Malaysia

-Collaborative Upskilling & Reskilling Initiatives for Future Ready Workforce

 

Speaker 4: 

V.K BALASUBRAMANIAM, Assistant Secretary GOPIO Sri Lanka

-Coordinator for the Upliftment of Plantation Sector Education

 

 

 

PRESENTATION SESSION 2

THE FORGOTTEN HISTORY OF PIOs

1.00pm – 1.45pm Panelist:

MR SUJEET SINGHAL, 

Startup Mentor (Navuddyami-Young Entrepreneurs)

MR VINAY DUSSOYE,

President, GOPIO Mauritius

 1.45PM – 2.00PM

CONCLUSION & RESOLUTION

End of Session (Group Photograph & Lunch)

This conference will also be streamed on Facebook Live on GOPIO Malaysia Facebook page from 9.00am to 2.00pm (India Time) and 11.30pm to 4.30pm (Malaysia/Singapore Time). Click the link below to view the livestream.

https://www.facebook.com/GOPIOMalaysia