ARE Conference and Energy Swaraj Awards

Actions for Restoring Environmnt (ARE) Conference, organised in collaboration with All India Council for Technical Education, one-ofits-kind conference, was organised on 24 - 25 November 2022 at Vasant Kunj, New Delhi. The conference saw 8 intensive sessions - each representing one sector of society followed by the Energy Swaraj Awards which applauded the exemplary efforts by individuals to mitigate climate change. With 21 Partners and over 35+ speakers on-board, the ARE Conference engaged 350+ participants who attended the conference physically and many more who watched the conference in online mode. The Indo-German Energy Forum (IGEF) was the supporting organisation of the event.

Mr. Anil Kumar Bellary, Co-Director, IGEFSO, spoke in the session on Industries, their sustainability, environmental goals and outcomes - ARE they enough? other panellists in the session were: Mr. Anirban Ghosh, Chief Sustainability Officer, Mahindra Group; Dr. Pravir Deshmukh, Senior Counsellor, CII-ITC Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Development; Mr. Sandeep Tandon, National Project Manager, UNIDO; Mr. Venkat Rajaraman, CEO, Cygni Energy Private Limited and Director, Energy Swaraj Foundation (Panel Moderator) and special speaker Dr. Rajiv Kumar, Former Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog.