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Session 1 (10:00 - 10:45 am)
Topic:Innovation, Science & Technology: How can software, technology and science help solve many of India's key problems?
Panelists:Natarajan Chandrasekaran, Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, CNR Rao & MS Swaminathan
Moderator:Dr Prannoy Roy
Session 2 (11:00 - 11:45 am)
Topic:The Internet: How can it strengthen democracy?
Panelists:Suhel Seth, Omar Abdullah, Naina Lal Kidwai, Rajan Anandan, Shekhar Gupta, Swapan Dasgupta & Ashutosh Varshney
Moderator:Vikram Chandra
Session 3 (12:00 - 12:45 pm)
Topic:The Essence of India : What makes India different and special and how do we protect the essence of India?
Panelists:NR Narayana Murthy, Ela Bhatt, Arun Shourie, YK Hamied, Amartya Sen & Fali S Nariman
Moderator:Barkha Dutt
Session 4 (1:15 - 2:00 pm)
Topic:Art, Music & Culture: How do we harness India's soft power as a globally strategic asset?
Panelists:Vikram Seth, Anish Kapoor, Zubin Mehta, Dayanita Singh & Homi K Bhabha
Moderator:Sreenivasan Jain
Session 5 (2:15 - 3:00 pm)
Topic:Governance: Towards cleaner politics in India
Panelists:Piyush Goyal, Derek O'Brien, Manish Tewari & Prashant Bhushan
Moderator:Nidhi Razdan
Session 6 (3:15 - 4:00 pm)
Topic:Desi Cinema goes Global: How can India leverage the considerable global impact of Indian Cinema?
Panelists:Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, A R Rahman & Waheeda Rehman
Moderator:Sonia Singh