Lectures/Seminars/Conference Presentations By Dr. Sabyasachi Saha

Conferences
   
  Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China – 2015 Asia Pacific Innovation Conference, 19-21 November 2015; Title: “Promoting Innovations in Indian Universities: A Theoretical Model of University-Industry Interface” (accepted)
  India International Centre (IIC), New Delhi – 2013 Asian Conference on Innovation and Policy, 28-31 July 2013; Title: “Research and Knowledge Creation in Indian Universities” 
  Faculty of Economic Sciences, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland – Warsaw International Economic Meeting 2012, 6-8 July 2012; Title: “Drivers of University Research and Patenting in India: Econometric Estimation of the Research Production Function”
  School of Public Policy, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA – 2011 Atlanta Conference on Science and Innovation Policy, 15-17 September 2011; Title: “Leveraging Public Funded Research for India’s Economic Emergence: Role of IPR” 
  National University of Singapore Business School, Singapore – Second Asia-Pacific Innovation Conference, 3-4 May, 2011; Title: “Drivers of University Research and Patenting in India: Econometric Estimation of the Research Production Function” 
  Centre for International Trade and Development (CITD), JNU, New Delhi – CITD Conference on Growth and Development: Future Directions for India, 23-24 April 2010; Title: “Perspectives on Public Funded Research for Technological Development: Insights from India’s Technology Trajectory” 
  Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER), New Delhi – International Conference ‘Emerging Economies in the New World Order: Promises, Pitfalls and Priorities’, 12-13 April 2010; The Claridges Hotel, New Delhi (Rapporteur)
   
Policy Dialogues 
  Conference on WTO and SDGs: Issues before the Nairobi Ministerial, New Delhi – Organized by RIS, CWTO Studies, German Development Institute, FICCI and CII, 23-24 November 2015, Topic of Presentation – Information Technology Agreement and Domestic Manufacturing
  United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), New York – Meeting of the Network of Southern Think Tanks (NeST), 22 September 2015 (Delegate)
  New York University, Midtown, New York – Consultation on Institutional Architecture and Development & Access to Technology, organised by RIS, 22 September 2015 (Delegate)
  United Nations Headquarters, New York – Consultation on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: Southern Perspectives, organised by RIS, 21 September 2015 (Delegate)
  United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The Third International Conference on Financing for Development - FfD3, 13-16 July 2015) (Invited by UN as participant from Civil Society)
  Embassy of India in Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Consultation on Financing for Development, Organised by RIS, 14 July 2015 (Delegate)
  Institute of World Economics and Politics (IWEP) of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) at Beijing, China – 2015 BRICS Think Tank Roundtable, 18-19 June 2015 
   

Workshops/Seminars

  Addressed the Inaugural Session and made a presentation on the SDGs at the Seminar on “Taking Sustainable Development and Climate Agenda Post 2015”, organised by Stree Aadhar Kendra, Development Support Team, Pune and Beyond Copenhagen in Pune on 21 February 2016.
  Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS), New Delhi – Breakfast Seminar, 26 November 2014, Title: “University-Industry Interface and Technology Transfer: The Indian Context”
  Research and Information System for Developing Countries (RIS), New Delhi – RIS-UNCTAD Brainstorming on Promoting Enterprise Innovation in India, 8 October 2013
  National Institute of Science Technology and Development Studies (NISTADS), New Delhi – Seminar, 24 January 2013; Title: “Faculty Research Behaviour and Knowledge Creation in Indian Universities: Theory and Empirical Evidence”
  HTW (University of Applied Sciences) Berlin, Germany – Rising Powers: A Workshop on China’s and India’s Economy 22 June 2012, Title: “From Technological Learning to Innovations: Evolving Paradigms in India”
  Centre for Economic Studies and Planning (CESP), JNU, New Delhi – Discussion Forum, 1 April 2011; Title: “Patenting University Research in India”
  Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER), New Delhi – ICRIER-KAS Workshop on Technology, 4 March 2009; Title: “India’s Tryst with Technology: The Way Forward” 

 

Centre for International Trade and Development (CITD), JNU, New Delhi – M.Phil. seminar presentation May 2008; Title: “Provision of Collective Goods through Contracting and Partnerships”
   

Others

 
Seminar on “Building a Clean Power Platform through Innovative Finance Policy” at RIS, New Delhi, 18 December 2015 (Discussant)
  Dinner Meeting in Honour of Mr Ric Wells, Deputy Secretary, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Government of Australia, Australian High Commission, New Delhi, 17 December 2015 (Invited Expert)

 

“International Meeting on Civil Society Response to India-Africa Summit” organised by Voluntary Action Network India (VANI), , New Delhi, 07-08 December 2015 (Speaker in the Inaugural and Panel)
  Presentation of Research     Project titled “Patents Obtained by Foreign Entities in India: An Analysis”, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, , New Delhi, 8 October 2015 (Expert) 
  Project Advisory Committee Meeting, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, , New Delhi, 7 October 2015 (Expert) 
  Consultation on Draft Medical Devices Policy at RIS, , New Delhi,  10 August 2015 (Expert)
  Consultation on Draft National IPR Policy at RIS, , New Delhi, 16 January 2015 (Expert)