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Kashmir -The Way Forward Analyses & Assessments

Kashmir -The Way Forward

Praveen Swami, Group Consulting Editor, Network 18, spoke candidly about the current situation in Kashmir, providing a historical perspective and...

The Post Caliphate Threat in Asia Analyses & Assessments

The Post Caliphate Threat in Asia

Prof Rohan Gunaratna, former head of ICPVTR at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore and Prabha Rao, Former Additional Secretary, Cabinet...

Race to Space: Race to Edge Analyses & Assessments

Race to Space: Race to Edge

Space Race 2.0. Is characterised by Individuals and enterprises flush with funds which are betting on a future in which space is more accessible,...

Future of Security: Beyond Pax America Analyses & Assessments

Future of Security: Beyond Pax America

At a time when the United States grapples with domestic and international challenges, what does the future for the nation look like? Frank G Wisner,...

Resolving Conflicts in Cyberspace Analyses & Assessments

Resolving Conflicts in Cyberspace

How can conflicts within cybersecurity be mediated and resolved? Latha Reddy, Former Deputy NSA GOI & Co-Chair of the Global Commission on the...

India's role in shaping the New World Order Analyses & Assessments

India's role in shaping the New World Order

In the vortex of disruptions in Geopolitics have institutions like the UN, WTO and ICJ been undermined because of unilateralism, protectionism and...

Mizoram Brus: The Reluctant Returnees Analyses & Assessments

Mizoram Brus: The Reluctant Returnees

The Brus or the Reang is a community indigenous to North East India, living mostly in Tripura, Mizoram and Assam. Despite two decades of living in...

Future of Conflict Analyses & Assessments

Future of Conflict

Global trends indicate increasing instability and growing opportunity for confrontation and conflict. With the world in the midst of flux and...

Embracing Digital Innovations Analyses & Assessments

Embracing Digital Innovations

Admiral Timothy Fraser, CB, Vice Chief of Defence Staff, UK and Subhash Chandra, IAS, Secretary Defence Production GOI provided the respective...

The Future of Security- Building a 5G Ecosystem Analyses & Assessments

The Future of Security- Building a 5G Ecosystem

A panel distinguished subject matter experts to include Aruna Sundararajan, IAS, former Telecom Secretary, GOI, Shinya Kukita, Chief Architect,...

Navigating Geopolitical Uncertainties Analyses & Assessments

Navigating Geopolitical Uncertainties

Shyam Saran, Former Foreign Secretary, Government of India, gave his expert insights on how India can navigate geopolitical uncertainty of the 21st...

US Perception of the 5G Revolution Analyses & Assessments

US Perception of the 5G Revolution

Admiral Dennis C Blair, Former Director of National Intelligence, US, addressed the Synergia Conclave-2019 through video on guidelines for building...

U.S. – China Technology War Analyses & Assessments

U.S. – China Technology War

Dr Paulraj, Professor Emeritus, Stanford University, Winner of the Marconi Prize & IEEE Alexander Bell Medal, speaking during the Synergia...

Future of Manufacturing- Digital Manufacturing Analyses & Assessments

Future of Manufacturing- Digital Manufacturing

Udayant Malhoutra, CEO/Managing Director of Dynamatic Technologies Ltd, a high tech manufacturing company spoke on Future of Manufacturing during...

Future of Security- Ecosystems Analyses & Assessments

Future of Security- Ecosystems

Rutger Van Zuidam, Founder and CEO, Odyssey took the Synergia Conclave 2019  on a journey along the ‘curve’, beyond any one’s imagination. Blockchain...

Mastering Agility in Geopolitical Uncertainty Analyses & Assessments

Mastering Agility in Geopolitical Uncertainty

Geopolitical uncertainty is on the rise, fuelled by volatile oil and gas prices, shifting Middle East alliances, Brexit shock to the EU,  the insular...

Crypto Currencies Versus Sovereign Currencies Op-Eds

Crypto Currencies Versus Sovereign Currencies

In 1993, I was posted on deputation to the UN mission in Cambodia, which was called the UN Transitional Authority in Cambodia or UNTAC. At that time...

Synergia Conclave 2019 - Inaugural Session Analyses & Assessments

Synergia Conclave 2019 - Inaugural Session

Leaders and experts from around the world converged at the Synergia Conclave to discuss “The Future of Security-Beyond the Curve from October 17th to...

Understanding China and its Vision, Mission, and Challenges Analyses & Assessments

Understanding China and its Vision, Mission, and Challenges

Dr Patrick Mendis, a Sri Lankan-born American diplomat scholar, who is a distinguished visiting professor of global affairs at the National Chengchi...

Indian Army-New Tools of Trade Analyses & Assessments

Indian Army-New Tools of Trade

The Indian infantry, the most combat active in the world, was at least two to three decades behind contemporary modern infantry rifle. With the SIG...