India-Israel Forum: To add new dynamism to bilateral ties, Ananta Aspen Centre, Tel Aviv University and Confederation of Indian Industry established an India-Israel Track II initiative. Held annually since 2008, the eleven meetings thus far have played a catalytic role in deepening the exchange between the two nations across a three-tiered approach; Business to Business (B2B,) Government to Government (G2G,) and Academia to Academia (A2A).
The 15th India-Israel Forum
The India-Israel Forum was launched in 2008 as a high-level Track-II initiative by Ananta Aspen Centre in partnership with Tel Aviv University and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). The dialogue is a closed-door gathering with a compact group of 30-36 high-level people from India and Israel by invitation only. The participants include eminent representatives of both governments, industry, think tanks and academia. The discussions are held under Chatham House Rules and focus on bilateral & regional issues; new regional groupings; economic & trade ties; academia & research, and future technologies.
The 14th India-Israel Forum
The 14th annual meeting of the India-Israel Forum was held virtually 8th & 9th December 2021. The Forum was co-convened by the Ananta Aspen Centre, Confederation of Indian Industry and Tel Aviv University. This edition of the Forum reflected on past efforts as well as recent developments to strengthen the bilateral relationship; and deliberated on measures to be taken to secure a sustainable future and bolster the relationship. Key government officials, stakeholders, academics, and experts from India and Israel discussed contemporary challenges and brainstormed to find innovative methods to deepen the bilateral relations.
The 13th India-Israel Forum
The 13th India Israel Forum was held virtually | November 2020.
Key topics of discussion included Collaboration against COVID-19, AI & Health, and Quantum Computing; exploring future areas of cooperation in the Digital Health Care Sector; and also finding new areas of collaboration in agriculture, manufacturing, and flow of capital.
The 12th India-Israel Forum
The 12th meeting was held in Tel Aviv | December 2019.
Key topics of discussion included scope for expanding economic relations; strengthening defense and security cooperation; promoting technology and innovation space; political and regional dynamics, water technology/issues
The 11th India-Israel Forum
The 11th India Israel Forum December 2018 | New Delhi, India
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