India

India Lecture Series

Launched in 2017, the Center for Emerging Markets‘ India Lecture Series is free and open to the public. It is now endowed and known as the Vivek and Vandana Sharma India Lecture.


Past India Lectures

May 2, 2022

In this talk, Sam Pitroda reflected on his professional journey, culminating in his most recent book, “Redesign the World: A Global Call to Action”

October 7, 2021

CEM's India Lecture Series, now endowed by Vivek and Vandana Sharma, held its first event of 2021 with a talk by Dr. Soumya Swaminathan, Chief Scientist of the World Health Organization.

February 8, 2021

The Center for Emerging Markets' India Lecture Series continued with a talk by Dr. Arvind Subramanian about India's possible shift to a more self-reliant economy.

October 20, 2020

The Center for Emerging Markets' India Lecture Series welcomed Indra Nooyi, member of Amazon's Board of Directors and former CEO of PepsiCo, for a discussion about her management philosophy and insights on the future of the corporation.

October 1, 2019

The Center for Emerging Markets hosted the 6th India Lecture featuring Ashutosh Varshney, Sol Goldman Professor of International Studies at Brown University.

April 1, 2019

The Center for Emerging Markets' India Lecture Series continued with a talk by Raghuram Rajan, former Governor of the Reserve Bank of India. This event sold out but was available on Facebook's livestream.

November 13, 2018

The Center for Emerging Markets' India Lecture Series continued with a talk by Arjun Subramaniam, the Air Vice Marshal.

October 18, 2018

The Center for Emerging Markets' India Lecture Series continued with a talk by Ramachandra Guha, a renowned author and historian.

April 4, 2018

The Center for Emerging Markets' India Lecture Series continued with a talk by Arvind Panagariya, former senior advisor to the Indian Prime Minister. This event sold out but was available on Northeastern's livestream.

April 27, 2017

The Center for Emerging Markets' India Lecture Series Inaugural Lecture with a talk by Devesh Kapur, the Madan Lal Sobti Professor of Political Science at the University of Pennsylvania.