ABP Network

New Delhi, 22nd February 2024 As India, the world’s largest democracy, braces itself for the upcoming 18th General Election, ABP Network, the country’s leading multi-language news network, is set to host the third edition of its flagship event, the ABP Network ‘Ideas of India’ Summit 3.0. The summit is scheduled for February 23 and 24, 2024, in Mumbai.

The ABP Network’s Ideas of India Summit 3.0 aims to shift the spotlight onto the people of India, bringing together newsmakers, thought leaders, entertainers, and economists to provide insights into the nation’s trajectory. From a hardline conservative former Home Secretary of the UK, Suella Braverman, to an Emmy-nominated TV Host Padma Lakshmi who displays the power of the Indian diaspora to a path-finding economist Arvind Panagariya heading the 16th Finance Commission; from the beloved actor Kiara Advani to a filmmaking couple Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao who tell the untold stories, the finest minds from diverse sectors will converge to discuss the future of the country and its people amidst some of the most concerning developing uncertainties in the world.

This year’s mega edition, themed “The People’s Agenda,” will serve as a platform for intellectuals, experts, and achievers to deliberate on India’s roadmap. The summit will explore how India can leverage its population potential and strengthen its global leadership position in the face of emerging uncertainties.

Prominent personalities who will share their perspectives will also include Devendra Fadnavis, Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Dr. Shashi Tharoor, Third time Lok Sabha MP and Chairman of Parliament’s Standing Committee on Chemicals and Fertilisers; Dr. Anish Shah, Group CEO of Mahindra Group and New FICCI President; Prof. Sunil Khilnani, Historian and Political Scientist, Javed Akhtar, celebrated Poet, Lyricist, and Author; accomplished Actors Kareena Kapoor Khan and Sobhita Dhulipala; Omar Abdullah, Former Chief Minister of J&K and Vice President of JKNC; Piyush Pandey, Ad Guru; Amish Tripathi, Author and Former Diplomat; Subodh Gupta, renowned artist; Shashank ND, Co-Founder of Practo; Poonam Mahajan, MP, BJP; Priyanka Chaturvedi, Rajya Sabha MP, and Deputy Leader of Shiv Sena; Madhur Bhandarkar, accomplished Film Director and Script Writer; Ila Arun, versatile Actor, Singer and Writer; Sanjay Jha, Author and Columnist and more.

ABP Network CEO Avinash Pandey said, “After the tremendous success of the first two editions, we are immensely proud to present a grander and richer edition of ABP Network ‘Ideas of India’ Summit. The last two editions were highly celebrated and appreciated because of the confluence of ideas on our platform. With the next General Election around the corner, India is at the cusp of making history. It is the year of great expectations which will shape the future course of the country. As ‘Ideas of India’ Summit is the foremost platform that celebrates country’s plurality, it was important for all of us to put central focus on the people of nation, their aspirations, and their story. As India advances on the journey of being the Viksit Bharat, the world is watching us emerge. Our emergence at the global arena will be dependent on how we leverage the potential of our people. It is with these thoughts I am pleased to present to you the ‘Ideas of India Summit 3.0’ which will host a spectacular line-up of public welfare thinkers and intellectuals as we discuss the way forward for India to project its national self-image at the global stage.”

Spanning two days, the third edition will delve into the fundamental ideas of liberty, justice, equality, and diversity that define India. The Summit will feature captivating discourses on sustainable growth and assess alterations in society, culture, and politics. With over 35 sessions and 60 speakers and session chairs, the ABP Network Ideas of India Summit 3.0 promises a fascinating and enriching experience.

The summit will be available for viewing on February 23 and 24, 2024, across all digital platforms of the ABP Network. Watch it live here – https://news.abplive.com/