An interesting session is being organised for Bangaloreans. This is the message from Civic Dialogue.
Invitation: Change Drivers
Ideas that can make Bangalore more livable.
25th August 2010, 5 pm Onwards
Jaaga Creative Common Ground, Off Richmond Road
As part of the kick off party of our Civic Dialogue Initiative we are organizing a symposium to introduce the Competition and showcase some of the partner NGO’s and activists who a working towards making our city a better place to live! They will tell us their inspiring stories as well as highlight idea for shaping a Bengaluru that we all can be proud of.
Agenda & Presenters:
4:45- 5:00 pm: Registration
5:00 – 5:15 pm: Introduction: Civic Dialogue Program By Ritu Krutika, Head, Civic Engagement , The Urban Vision
5:15 – 5:30 pm: Managing Waste in Bengaluru: Wilma Rodrigues, Head , Saahas
5:30 – 5:45 pm : Conserving Water for our Future: S. Vishwanath,Founder , Rainwater Club
5:45 – 6:00 pm : Public Space for Collaboration : Freeman Murray,Founder , Jaaga
6:00 – 6:15 pm : Social Media for Social Good : Prathima Manohar , Founder , The Urban Vision
6:15 – 6:30 pm : Clean City – Healthy City , Myriam : Founder , Clean Bengaluru
6:30 – 6:45 pm : Cycling for a Green Bengaluru: Prabhakar Rao ,Founder, Go Green Go Cycling
6:45 – 7:00 pm : Driving Youth to save our Ecology : IYCN Bangalore
7:00 – 7:15 pm : Youth for the garden City : Kapil Sharma , Founder, SayTrees.
Location: This Jaaga site is located on Rhenius Street, Off Richmond Road, Opposite the Hockey Association Stadium main gate, Shanthinagar. More details on the location and how to get there.
About Civic Dialogue:
Civic Dialogue is a public dialogue in which participants (students & young professionals) discuss and report civic issues, policies and decisions of consequence to their lives, communities and society. This program is conceived to encourage a vigorous, well-informed discussion on the city stage about the major issues of the city by engaging the citizens in the city. Write to Ritu@theurbanvision for more info.