Environment & Forests Clearances
- Sustainable Development of Infrastructure -

31 March, 2015, Hotel Le - Meridien - New Delhi

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Shri Prakash Javadekar
Chief Guest
Shri Prakash Javadekar
Hon’ble Minister of State for Environment, Forests & Climate Change (I/C)
Towards balancing development and environment protection, the Government has taken number of steps in recent time. Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has initiated a balanced and sustainable approach towards growth of the economy.
In order to discuss the above and the related issues and evolve implementable solution, ASSOCHAM is organizing a Conference on “Environment & Forests Clearances: Sustainable Development of Infrastructure” on 31st March 2015 at Hotel Le - Meridien, New Delhi.
The objective of the conference is to discuss key issues, which play a crucial role for Environment & Forest Clearances in the country for various projects across the industry and would be a platform for exchange of ideas by various stakeholders.
Key Issues:
  • Environmental Management in Infrastructure Projects
  • Environment & Forest Clearance along with other allied clearances/approval.
  • Sustainable Mineral Development- vis-à-vis the MMDR Amendment Bill 2014
  • Specification of inviolate areas.
  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Mining
  • Industry specific issues: cement/power/steel/mining
  • Land Acquisition and Resettlement & Rehabilitation
  • Environment Impact Assessment
  • Online environment clearances for industrial, Mining and infrastructure projects
  • Creation of State Land Banks to Expedite Green Clearances
Target Audience:
  • Industry representatives
  • Government departments and agencies
  • Managers from private and public sector from Infrastructure units.
  • Diplomats
  • Steel, cement producers and Power Generation Companies
  • Mines and Minerals Producer
  • R & D institutions
  • Project managers
  • Environment engineers
  • Logistics and Shipping Companies
  • Consultants
  • Banks & financial institutions
  • Private equity firms & venture capitalists  

Registration Fees: 

  • Delegate Fee: Rs. 3000/- per delegate (10% discount on three or more participants from the same organisation. )