In a bid to discuss the vision, rapid urban growth and development of Ghaziabad, the Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation (GMC) in association with Elets Technomedia Pvt Limited is organising the National Urban Development Summit, Ghaziabad on Thursday.
The event will be presided by General (Dr) Vijay Kumar Singh (Retd), Minister of State for External Affairs, Government of India and Suresh Kumar Khanna, Minister of Urban Development and Parliamentary Affairs, Government of Uttar Pradesh.
V K Jindal, Joint Secretary (SBM), Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs, Government of India will present the keynote address at the summit.
From Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation Chandra Prakash Singh, Commissioner; Asha Sharma, Mayor; Ritu Maheshwari, District Magistrate, Ghaziabad and Vice Chairman, Ghaziabad Development Authority will showcase the developmental projects undertaken in this NCR city.
From across the country, Rahul Jain, Director, Town & Country Planning, Government of Madhya Pradesh; Golak Kumar Simli, Chief of Technology, Passport Seva, Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India; Jagmohan, Chief Operating Officer, Shreetron India Limited, Department of IT & Electronics, Government of Uttar Pradesh; Sachin Gaur, Project Coordinator, India EU Cooperation on ICT Related Standardisation, Policy & Legislation; Harshita Bhatnagar, National IT Expert, Asian Development Bank; Pratap Singh Bhadauria, Commissioner, Jhansi Municipal Corporation; Dr Rohit Bansal, Independent Director, Agra Smart City Limited will participate in key discussion areas around urban development in the country.
There will be detailed discussions on Swachh Bharat Mission, Challenges and opportunities for city’s urban growth;Smart Education changing Urban Landscape etc.
This is the second Urban Development Summit organised by Elets.