Theme: Viksit Bharat @2047

18th - 19th July 2024

EROS Hotel, Nehru Place, New Delhi


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| Event Theme

Viksit Bharat@2047 represents the government of India’s ambitious vision to transform the nation into a developed entity by the centenary of its independence in 2047. Encompassing diverse facets of development such as economic prosperity, social advancement, environmental sustainability, and effective governance.

‘Viksit Bharat 2047’ is the current government’s roadmap to making India a completely developed nation by 2047; 100 years after independence. Modi has stated that the core objective of the Viksit Bharat vision is to foster inclusive economic participation among all citizens. A key component of this initiative is the ambitious goal of elevating India to the rank of the world’s third-largest economy within the next five years, contingent upon the NDA assuming power once more.

| Speakers

Anil Kumar Khandelwal

Member (Infrastructure),

Railway Board at Ministry of Indian Railways

Dinesh Jamwal

Head Project Delivery

Noida International Airport

Mangal Dev

Head-Hitachi Rail India & South Asia (Green Energy Mobility) & Director,

Hitachi India Pvt. Ltd.

Muraleemohan M

Chief Operating Officer,

Maple Highways

Raman Kapil

President & COO

Urban Infrastructures, Tata Projects Limited

U Subba Rao

General Manager

Integral Coach Factory

Vikramjiet Roy

Region Head (India-South-East Pacific),

Officine Maccaferri Group

Vinayak Pai


Tata Projects

Vinod Yadav

Former Chairman & CEO,

Railway Board

Dr. Brijesh Dixit


Maharashtra State Infrastructure Development Corporation

Sanjiv Garg

Secretary General

Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport , India

Prakash Gaur


National Highway Logistics Management Limited


Executive Director

AECOM India Pvt. Ltd.

Sudeep Shrivastava

Executive Director

Ministry of Railways

B.R Parthasarthy

Senior Vice-President & Head-Infrastructure Cluster

Tata Consulting Engineers

Shrinath Rao

IC Head & Sr. VP, Transportation Infrastructure IC


Dr. Vasudevan S

Senior Director Head - Aviation, Travel and Tourism India & APAC

ICF Consulting India

Dhananjay Dake


Construction Catalysers

Vijay Agrawal

Managing Director

Equirus Capital

Suneet Maheshwari

Managing Partner

Udvik Infrastructure

Kumar Keshav

Director, Business Development (India)

DB RRTS Operations India & Project Director, European Investment Bank

Manpreet Singh

Chief Program Officer


Sharif Qamar

Associate Director


Mridul Thottoli

Director - Partnerships


Athar Shahab

Managing Director

Zuari Industries Ltd

Ankit Jain

Chief Financial Officer

Cube Highways

Shailesh K Pathak

Director- Indian School of Public Policy and Secretary General


Pramod Kasat


Intellecap Advisory services Pvt Ltd

Sushim Banerjee


SAIL - Iron & Steel Sector Skill Council

Sunil Desai

Managing Director

Dextra India

Hardik Agrawal


Dineshchandra R. Agrawal Infracon Private Limited

Avanish Shukla

Asst. General Manager


| About The Event

The Infrastructure Today Conclave, scheduled for July 18th-19th, 2024, at Eros Hotel, Nehru Place, New Delhi, will comprehensively explore the advancements across various sectors including roads & highways, airports & ports, urban development & metro rail, railways and logistics, infrastructure finance, and renewable energy. With the theme "Viksit Bharat @2047," the Conclave aims to spotlight India's journey towards development and sustainability. It will showcase the transformative strides made in the infrastructure sector, playing a pivotal role in fostering economic growth, connectivity, and sustainability. Through dynamic initiatives and innovative strategies, India's infrastructure landscape is experiencing robust growth, geared towards meeting the evolving needs of a rapidly developing nation.

| Agenda



09.50 am
09.55 am
Lamp Lighting
10.00 am

Pratap Padode, Founder & President, FIRST Construction Council

10:10 am

Inaugural Session: Unveiling India's Infrastructure Vision - Arvind Panagariya, Chairperson of Finance Commission/ Amitabh Kant, Sherpa G20/ Sanjiv Aggarwal, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of NIIF (National Investment and Infrastructure Fund Limited)/ BVR Subrahmanyam, CEO, NITI Aayog, NK Singh, Former Chairman Finance Commission, Chanchal Kumar, Secretary, Ministry of DoNER, BRO, NHAI, Anurag Jain, Secretary, MoHUA/ MoRTH, Suvendhu Sinha, Advisor (Infrastructure), NITI Aayog,

10.25 am

Minister / Secretary MoHUA/

10.35 am

Vinayak Pai, MD, Tata Projects

10.45 - 11.00 am
11.00 am – 12.00 pm
Plenary Session 1: Urban Development & Metro Rail

Keynote: (15 min)

Greenfield city development/ Transfer oriented development

  • Metro Rail
  • Sustainable cities

Moderator: NIUA

Panelists: UJM Rao, CEO, Andhra Pradesh Metro, Kumar Keshav, CEO, Deutsche Bahn RRTS Operations India Ltd, Sanjay Kulshreshtha, Chairman & MD, HUDCO, Raman Kapil, President & COO, Urban Infrastructures,Tata Projects,

12.00 pm - 12.15 pm
Q&A Session: Urban Development & Metro Rail
12.15 – 01.00 pm
Plenary Session 2: Roads & Highways – Challenges in momentum
  • Why have Awards dropped and why have order pipelines shrunk?
  • Can the new BOT drive the pace for road awards?
  • Quality concerns for asset monetisation

Moderator: Vijay Agarwal, Executive Director, Equirus Capital

Panelists: Murlee Mohan, COO, Maple Highways, Saurabh Bansal, Head Capital Raise, Cube HIghways, Vikramjeit Roy, MD, Maccaferri

01.00 - 01.15 pm
Q&A Session: Roads & Highways - Financing Challenges
01.15 pm
02.00 – 02.45 pm
Breakout Parallel Session 1: Airports

Moderator: DR. Vasudevan - KPMG

Panelists: Dinesh Jamwal, Head Project Delivery, Noida International Airport, Dr. Sharad Kumar, Member (Operations & Planning) - Addl Charge, AAI.

02.45 – 03.00 pm
Q&A Session: Airports
03.00 – 03.45 pm
Plenary Session 2: Infrastructure Finance
  • Asset Monetisation – InvIT, HAM, BOT
  • Challenges in financing
  • Global capital & Multilateral Body Financing

Moderator: Suneet Maheshwari, Partner, Udvik Infrastructure

Panelists: Vijay Agarwal, Executive Director, Equirus Capital

03.45 – 04.00 pm
Q&A Session: Infrastructure Finance
04.00 – 04.30 pm
Tea/ Coffee Break
04.30 - 05.30 pm
Special Session: 7th MAKE IN STEEL (Launch of TMT Steel Bar Report 2024)

Panelists: Sushim Banerjee, CEO, SAIL- Iron & Steel Skill Sector Council, Santimoy Chattopadhyay, VP & Head SCM, GR Infraprojects

05.30 – 06.00 pm
09.00 am


9.50 am
9.55 am
Lamp Lighting
10.00 am

Pratap Padode, Founder & President, FIRST Construction Council

10:10 am

Inaugural Session: India Rail – National Rail Plan 2030 - AK Khandelwal, Member Infrastructure, Indian Railways

10.25 am

Dr. Sanjay Gambhir, Executive Director, AECOM

10.35 am

Hardik Agarwal, Director, Dineshchandra R. Agarwal

10.45 - 11.00 am
11.00 am – 11.45 am
Plenary Session 1: Transformative Interventions
  • Dedicated Corridors
  • Amrit Bharat Station Scheme
  • Kavach
  • Signaling Modernisation in Railways

Panelists: Hari Mohan Gupta, Director (Infrastructure), Dedicated Freight Corridor Corp, Anirudh Gautam, Executive Director, RDSO, Prakash Gaur, CEO, National Highway Logistics Management, Sudeep Shrivastava, Executive Director, Ministry of Railways

11.45 am - 12.00 pm
Q&A Session: Transformative Interventions
12.00 – 12.45 pm
Plenary Session 2: Business Opportunities in Railways
  • Vande Bharat
  • Gati Shakti Cargo terminals
  • Overseas Consultancy - RITES/ IRCON

Panelists: U Subba Rao, GM, ICF, Vinod Kumar Yadav, Director - Transport, NCC, Mangal Dev, Director & Head- Hitachi Rail India & South-Asia (Green Energy Mobility), Manish Agarwal, Head Rail, Siemens

12.45 - 1.00 pm
Q&A Session: Business Opportunities in Railways
01.00 pm
02.00 – 02.45pm
Plenary Session: Bullet Train – High Speed Rail
  • Project Update - CEO, NHSR
  • Challenges in execution - L&T
  • Technologies - Prefab/ Sponsor ( software - Bentley, Trimble, Autodesk)

Panelists: SV Desai, Director, L&T, Hardik Agarwal, Director, Dineshchandra R. Agarwal, B.R Parthasarthy, Senior VP & Infrastructure Cluster Head, Tata Consulting Engineers

02.45 – 03.00 pm
Q&A Session: Bullet Train – High Speed Rail
03.00 – 03.15pm
Tea Break & Close
04.00 pm

|Sectors like

  • Railways
  • Roads & Highways
  • Airports & Ports
  • Urban Development & Metro Rail
  • Infrastructure Finance
  • Steel, Cement & Concrete
  • Power & Renewable Energy

| Partners

Gold Partner

Construction Partner

Technology Partner

Steel Partner

Exhibit Partners

Construction Intelligence Partner

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| Testimonials

The infrastructure conclave was a conglomeration of almost from all industries airports,metros, ports and waters.

Devdutt Bose

Port Sector Specialist, Marketing and Strategy, Tata Consulting Engineers.

This is one of the very unique and wonderful event. It can bring in lot of ideas and sharing.Otherwise, normally we all tend to be in our self silos.So we can open it out and then learn a lot. And finally it all contributes to infrastructure development. Very good. I appreciate this kind of forum.

S.V. Desai

Whole time Director & Sr. Executive Vice President, Larsen &Turbo.

The Kind of the people who spoke at the event are really the brain behind the infrastructure which is very critical for India.

Ronald Bisio

Senior Vice President, Trimble & Rajan Iyer, Managing Director, Trimble South Asia

Happy to attend this event where the topics discussed were gati shakti, and India 5 Trillon Economy and challenges ahead.I am happy that Pratap is taking up this issue, bringing us together which was needed.

Captain BVJK Sharma

Chief Executive Officer, Navi Mumbai International Airport.

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