When

23, 24 & 25 March, 2018

Where

Hotel Himalaya, Lalitpur

Himalayan Consensus Summit 2018 will be a three-day event focusing on themes – Commitments in Action, Connectivity Mandala, Connecting Research with Business and Conducting Youth Focused Program. The key objectives of HCS 2018 are: i) monitoring commitments that were announced in HCS 2017, ii) building a platform for connectivity discourse to discuss the enhancement of regional connection through sources such as, air, water, energy, land and technology, iii) connecting research and business to discuss how the two can work together for environmentally and ethically responsible business, and iv) encouraging youth and women participation in the sector through a workshop.


Program Outline


23, 24 & 25 March, 2018 • Lalitpur

23 March24 March25 March

9:00 am – 9:30 am | Opening Speeches
9:30 am – 10:00 am | Keynote Speeches
10:00 am – 10:30 am | Break

10:30 am - 11:30 am | Session I: The World of Himalayan Heritage

11:30 am - 12:30 pm | Session II: Financing The Alternatives

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm | Session III: Insurance Against Future Disasters

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm | Lunch

2:30 pm - 3:15 pm | Session IV: Crisis And Conflict Mitigation Initiative

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm | Session V: Cardamom Campaign for Peace

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm | Break

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm | Session VI: Together We Can - Himalayan Consensus Think Tank Consortium

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm | Closing Speeches

6:00 pm | Dinner


9:00 am - 10:00 am | Session I: Towards Air Connectivity

10:00 am - 11:00 am | Session II: Mainstreaming Clean Energy

11:00 am – 11:30 am | Break

11:30 am - 12:30 pm | Session III: Exploring Water Solutions

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm | Lunch

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm | Session IV: Quest For Sustainable Earth

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm | Session V: Connecting Spaces For Connected World

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm | Break

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm | Closing Speeches

5:30 pm | Closing Dinner


10:00 am - 1:00 pm | Business of Nature - Connecting Research With Business

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm | Lunch

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm | Opening Speeches

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm | Session I: Rural Innovation For Community And Climate

3.30 pm – 4.00 pm | Break

4.00 pm - 5.00 pm | Session II: Innovation & Technology With NepSAS

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm | Closing Speeches