Date(s) - Monday, September 29 2014
“India-China Relations: What’s Ahead?”
Last week’s successful summit between India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi and China’s President Xi Jinping resulted in substantive agreements and is seen a providing a fresh start for ties between the two big Asian powers. How does India hope to build on the visit to advance bilateral ties?
September 29, 2014
Noon – 2:00 p.m.
Venue details: Glo London
1 Wulumuqi Lu, near Dongping Lu
Tel: 6466 6565
Admission: Members — 100 RMB. Non-Members — 150 RMB.
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About the speaker:
Naveen Srivastava is the Consul General of India in Shanghai. He joined the Indian Foreign Service in 1993. He served as Second Secretary from 1995-1997 in Hong Kong where he also learned Mandarin. Thereafter, he was posted at the Indian Embassy in Beijing as First Secretary, where he spent the next three and a half years. After returning to India, he worked in the Ministry of External Affairs as Director of Disarmament and Nonproliferation Division from 2002 to 2006 and dealt with issues related to multilateral Disarmament and Nonproliferation negotiations as well as regional security affairs. He also dealt with bilateral strategic cooperation issues during this period. Mr. Srivastava was Director in the Office of Foreign Secretary from September 2006 till June 2009. He was subsequently posted to Embassy of India in Washington D.C. as Political Counsellor, where he served from July 2009-July 2012. He assumed office of Consul General of India in Shanghai from August 2012. Mr. Srivastava has a Masters Degree in electrical engineering from the University of Maryland and a bachelors degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. He is married and has two daughters.
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