23, 24 & 25 March, 2018
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.
23, 24 & 25 March, 2018 • Lalitpur
9:00 am – 9:30 am | Opening Speeches
9:30 am – 10:00 am | Keynote Speeches
10:00 am – 10:30 am | Break
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm | Lunch
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm | Break
6:00 pm | Dinner
11:00 am – 11:30 am | Break
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm | Lunch
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm | Break
5:30 pm | Closing Dinner
The session will commence with briefing from ICIMOD on the findings of HIMAP. It will be followed by a dialogue between representatives of ICIMOD and the participating corporations discussing the policy measures that could be adopted into programs for resilience against climate disruption with regards to the findings. The panel will be concluded with a summary of policy recommendation to be included in HIMAP.