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9th Webinar on the subject “Education & Campaign for Promoting Road Safety”
September 22 @ 4:30 pm – 6:45 pm
IRF India Chapter organized the 9th Webinar in the series, titled “Education and Campaign for Promoting Road Safety” on 22nd September 2021 from 16:30 – 18:45 Hrs.
At the outset, Dr. S. Gangopadhyay, Past President, IRF-IC welcomed the participants at the Webinar. He set the context of the webinar and also briefed the participants about the forthcoming Webinars.
Dr. S. Gangopadhyay welcomed and invited Prof. P.K. Sikdar, Advisor, IRF India to introduce the Webinar. Prof. Sikdar informed that due to some pressing emergency, the President Emeritus, Mr. K.K. Kapila had not joined the session. He went on to welcome and introduce the Moderator of the Webinar, Dr. Arun Mohan, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, and Invited him to moderate the Session.
Videos Messages of Mr. Jean Todt, United Nation Secretary General‘s Special Envoy for Road Safety and President, FIA, and Mr. Bill Halkias, President, IRF Geneva were relayed. IRF’s Road Safety Anthem was also played.
Besides Prof. Prajapati Trivedi, Distinguished Professor, Management Development Institute, who was the Guest Speaker at the Webinar, the Webinar had four distinguished Speakers. Prof. Trivedi shared his thoughts on the theme of the Webinar.
1. Ms. Meenakshi Sahni, Principal, Modern School (Topic: Road Safety Education for Children as Part of School Curriculum)
2. Ms. Parul Kumar, Founder & Vice President, Prabhaav Foundation (Topic: Road Safety Awareness Campaign for Young Adults & Communities)
3. Mr. Arun Lakshman, Consultant, SwarnLataMotherson Trust (Topic: Road Safety Education as Part of Driver Licensing & for Policy Planners – Administrators of Road Safety)
4. Prof. P.K. Sikdar, Advisor, IRF India (Topic: Education & Campaign as Built-in Requirements of Road Development Projects – Greenfield & Upgradation)
Summing up the insights gained from the Presentations, Dr. ArunMohan conducted the Question & Answer session. An announcement was also made about the forthcoming 10th Webinar on the topic of “Enforcement Innovations for Road Safety’’, scheduled to be held on 20th October 2021.
Recording of 9th Webinar on the subject “Education & Campaign for Promoting Road Safety”