Embassy, Consulate-General, Consulates and NBSO's, India

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Kumbh Mela Experiment

22 Apr 16 20 May 16

More than 60 million pilgrims are expected to gather in Ujjain for Kumbh Mela (Simhastha). Such huge religious confluences are vulnerable to stampedes and other accidents. In order to address this issue, a research grant has been made available by the Indian Department of Electronic and Information Technology (DEITY) and The Netherlands Scientific Research Organization (NWO) together with the contributions from the industry (i.a. TATA, Tech Mahindra) for the joint Indo-Dutch research project on pervasive communications and computing: “The Kumbh Mela experiment: measuring and understanding the dynamics of mankind’s largest crowd”.

Smart City Connect

9 May 16 10 May 16

‘Smart Cities Connect’ is an event to showcase Dutch expertise in the fields of water, waste, mobility, designing among others. The program includes keynote speeches from the Pune Municipal Commission and Amsterdam Smart city. It will be followed by panel discussions and presentations from companies on smart city solutions.

Holland India Innovation Talks Pune

9 May 16

The Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands will be organizing the first ever Holland India Innovation Talks in Pune (9th May) and Mumbai (10th May). Ideas focused on innovation will be presented to a diverse & energetic audience of entrepreneurs, startups, students and people who want to be inspired. Enhance your knowledge and get valuable insights on themes such as waste management, sustainable energy, circular economy and mobility. The event is free and open for everyone, however there are limited seats. Register for the Holland India Innovation Talks in Pune or Mumbai by filling in the application form. If shortlisted, you will hear back from us latest by 4th May. Register for Pune: http://goo.gl/forms/kJHEKP3K9G Register for Mumbai: http://goo.gl/forms/Q9RJfvlfz6

Workshop on Registration & Certification of varieties of seed potatoes

8 Jun 16

One day workshop focussing on “Exploring institutional settings and economic impact of increased commercial registration of varieties and certification of seed potatoes in India.”

Dutch Dairy Days

20 Jun 16 22 Jun 16

The main idea behind the Dutch Dairy Days is to bring the dairy community of different verticals such as dairy farmers, local area influencers, processors and policy makers on a same platform together with members. Education and training can be imparted on different aspects of dairy value chain management and added value by members. This will help farmers to adopt better practices and create a buzz about Dutch dairy practices in the area. For more information, please contact: Ashish Paliwal, E: ashish@naftc-india.com

Cold Chain Show, Agra

16 Jul 16 17 Jul 16

2 day event organized by Federation of Cold Storage Associations of India for Cold Storage owners, Refrigerated truck owners, Government bodies and Foreign delegations.

Michiel de Ruyter Film Screening at the Siri Fort Auditorium

3 Aug 16

The EU film festival screenings are progressing quite successfully and receiving very good responses throughout India. From 30th of July till 6th of August, the films will return to New Delhi and air at the Siri Fort Auditorium in collaboration with the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting (MoIB). If you missed the Dutch film screening of ‘Michiel de Ruyter’ at the EU film festival, the 3rd of August at 15.30 is your second chance to bare witness to the great Dutch admiral and see him in action!

Seminar on “film making for children: a challenge to the producer and how to overcome the problems”

13 Nov 16

A seminar will take place prior to “The Netherlands Children’s Film Festival”, which will start November 14th in Pune. These events are organised by The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands – New Delhi , Eye International and Pune Film Foundation, with the support of National Film Archive of India – Pune and MIT School of Film and Television – Pune.

The Netherlands Children’s Film Festival

14 Nov 16 15 Nov 16

The Netherlands is known for its Children films, most of the films are screened all over the world including at Major International Film Festivals. At “The Netherlands Children’s Film Festival” seven Dutch children’s films will be shown. The festival starts on the 14th of November, to celebrate Children’s Day.