NIAS Public Lecture: “India and the Evolving World Order” by Amb Shivshankar Menon, JRD Tata Auditorium, NIAS, 1800hrs

Indian Institute of Science Campus, Bengaluru - 560 012

(as part of 32nd NIAS Annual Programme for Senior Executives From Excellence to Eminence: Facilitating Thought Leadership – Be an Impact Leader)


Invite you to a




India and the Evolving World Order



Amb Shivshankar Menon

Former National Security Advisor &

Former Foreign Secretary, GoI



Tuesday, 6th February 2018 at 6.00 PM

 Venue: JRD Tata Auditorium, NIAS, IISc Campus, Bengaluru – 560012


 Chairperson: Lt. Gen. Dr. Prakash Menon, PVSM, AVSM, VSM.


Former Military Advisor & Secretary to Government of India, NSCS

About the Speaker:  Amb Shivshankar Menon served as the National Security Advisor during 2011-14.  Earlier, Amb Menon was the Foreign Secretary of India during 2006-09. He held many foreign assignments/positions as Ambassador/High Commissioner of India to Israel (1995-1997), Sri Lanka (1997-2000), China (2000-2003) and Pakistan (2003-2006). He was also member of the Atomic Energy Commission during 2008-14.

A career diplomat, he served in China (thrice), in Japan, and in Austria in the Embassy and the Mission to the IAEA and UN. He was seconded to the Department of Atomic Energy in the early eighties. His professional experience included India's relations with her neighbours, atomic energy and disarmament issues, and India’s relations with the major powers. Amb Menon speaks Chinese and German. He is an MA in ancient history from Delhi University.

All are cordially invited

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Tuesday, February 6, 2018