Indo-China Conference

Conference on Afghanistan & Region

Conference on : Security, Stability and Prosperity of Afghanistan Region

Hosts: Foundation for India and Indian Diaspora Studies (FIIDS USA)

United States India Political Action Committee (USINPAC)

At: Rayburn House Building, Capitol St, Washington DC


  • 10 AM to 2.30 PM on 23 July 2013
  • 10.00 – 11.25. Session 1
  • 11.30 – 12.30. Session 2 – Keynote
  • 12.30 – 13.00. Business Lunch
  • 13.00 – 14.30. Session 3

Session 1: Management of Transition & Ensuring stability

Initial Remarks: Congressman Eliot Engel, Ranking Member Foreign

Chair: Congressman Joe Crowley (D)

Speaker 1: Mr. Michael O’Hanlon, Director of Research, Brookings Institute

Speaker 2: Mr. Kanwal Sibal, Former Foreign Secretary of India

Speaker 3: Ms. Lisa Curtis, Research Fellow, Heritage Foundation

Session 2:Keynote Session – India , Afghanistan & Regional Security

Chair: Congressman Ed Royce (R-CA)

Keynote Speaker: Mr. Rajnath Singh, President, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), India

Speaker: Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard

Session 3: Moderate and balanced Afghanistan – Imperative for Regional Security

Speaker1: Mr. Ajit Doval, Former Director, Intelligence Bureau(IB), India

Speaker2: Mr. Tariq Fatah, Writer, Canada

Speaker2: Mr. Mehran Baluch, Baloch Leader

Speaker3: Mr. Senge Serin, President, Institute of Gilgit Baltistan Studies

Registration Closed

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