The Press Institute of India hosted on August 19 and 20 a conference, titled, ‘Xi Jinping’s third term: Implications for India and the global order’. The conference was organised by the China Study Forum in collaboration with the School of International Cooperation, Security and Strategic Languages, Rashtriya Raksha University, and the National Maritime Foundation. The China Study Forum comprises the Chennai Centre for China Studies (C3S), the Institute of Contemporary Studies Bangalore (ICSB), the Press Institute of India (PII), Chennai, and the Foundation for Non-violent Alternatives (FNVA), New Delhi.
Pictures here are from the penultimate session titled ‘The way ahead: India’s options and responses’. Panellists were Major General Rajiv Narayanan AVSM VSM (retd), former defense attache, Embassy of India, Tajikistan; Jayadeva Ranade, president, Centre for China Analysis & Strategy; Balasubramanian. C, RRU; and Commodore R.S. Vasan IN (retd), director general, C3S, and regional director, National Maritime Foundation, Tamil Nadu. R. Madhumitha, research officer, C3S, moderated.