BG Deshmukh Memorial Lectures

Shri B.G.Deshmukh was first to join the Indian Administrative Service through competitive examination from the then Bombay State in 1951. Shri Deshmukh was an effective leader in public administration and governance. His association with various institutions has indeed been remarkable and that of a true visionary. He held many responsible positions, like Chief Secretary, Government of maharashtra, Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister, Cabinet Secretary, Government of India, Chairman, Governing Board, ILO, Founder President, YASHADA, Chairman, Governing Board, TISS, Director, Tata Sons Ltd., Chairman, Advisory Board, SEBI, Chairman, IDBI Mutual Fund, President, Asiatic Society, Mumbai., etc., among others.

A series of lectures is being convened by YASHADA every year as a mark of respect to this visionary. Details of these lectures are given below.

Lecture - 4 (28/03/15)

"Governance in Times of Change" - by Shri.Ajit Kumar Seth – Cabinet Secretary,Government of India.

Fourth Lecture of Shri. B.G. Deshmukh Memorial Lecture series was organised at MDC Auditorium, YASHADA Campus, Pune on 28th March, 2015. The lecture was organised by Yashwantrao Chavan Academy of Development Administration (YASHADA), Pune in collaboration with Janwani, Pune (A Social initiative of Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture) Late. Mr. B. G. Deshmukh, IAS was founder President of YASHADA and former Chairman of Janwani.

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Lecture - 3 (24/03/14)

"Governance in INDIA : Challenge & Response - RTI Perspective" - by Shri. Wajahat Habibullah, The First Chief Information Commissioner of India.

Third Lecture of Shri. B.G. Deshmukh Memorial Lecture series was organised at MDC Auditorium, YASHADA Campus, Pune on 24th March, 2014. The lecture was organised by Yashwantrao Chavan Academy of Development Administration (YASHADA), Pune in collaboration with Janwani, Pune (A Social initiative of Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture) Late. Mr. B. G. Deshmukh, IAS was founder President of YASHADA and former Chairman of Janwani.

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Lecture - 2 (24/03/13)

"Growth, Development and Governance" - by Dr. C. Rangarajan, Chairman, Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister.

Second Lecture of Shri. B.G. Deshmukh Memorial Lecture series was organised at Samvad Auditorium, YASHADA Campus, Pune on 24th March, 2013. The lecture was organised by Yashwantrao Chavan Academy of Development Administration (YASHADA), Pune in collaboration with Janwani, Pune (A Social initiative of Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture) Late. Mr. B. G. Deshmukh, IAS was founder President of YASHADA and former Chairman of Janwani.

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Lecture - 1 (26/03/12)

"Challenges of Governance" - by Dr. M. Veerappa Moily, Minister for Corporate Affairs, Government of India.

First Lecture of Shri. B.G. Deshmukh Memorial Lecture series was organised at Samvad Auditorium, YASHADA Campus, Pune on 26th March, 2012. The lecture was organised by Yashwantrao Chavan Academy of Development Administration (YASHADA), Pune in collaboration with Janwani, Pune (A Social initiative of Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture) Late. Mr. B. G. Deshmukh, IAS was founder President of YASHADA and former Chairman of Janwani.

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