2010 Events

  • Meeting with Ms. Lulu Raghavan on branding of Bombay First, on 29th October, 2010
  • Security Meet on 26/11 – NEVER AGAIN, on 27th October, 2010
  • Meeting with Counsul General of Israel, on 27th October, 2010
  • Meeting with the Police Commissioner, Mr. Sanjeev Dayal on Traffic, community policing and other allied issues, on 22nd October, 2010
  • Meeting at Mumbai Port Trust Office, on 20th October, 2010
  • Lecture by Hank Dittamer on Environment at MTSU Office, on 20th October, 2010
  • Progress of MMR Concept Plan at MMRDA Office at INOX, on 19th October, 2010
  • Meeting on Environment – Lecture by Vatsal Bhatt, on 7th October, 2010
  • Housing Mission meet at MTSU Boardroom, on 7th October, 2010
  • Positioning/Branding of Mumbai to place it on the World Map – Presentation and discussions at MMRDA office at BKC by ACANCHI, on 1st October, 2010
  • Security Mission meet at Concast Office to discuss 26/11 – NEVER AGAIN, on 29th September, 2010
  • Education Mission meet at Belvedere, on 28th September, 2010
  • Environment Mission meet with Pr. Secretary-Environment, Mrs. Valsa Nair Singh at MTSU Boardroom, on 28th September, 2010
  • Discussions on beautification of Oval, Cross and Azad Maidans with Pr. Secretary-Sports & Education Office at Mantralaya, on 27th September, 2010
  • Seminar to discuss ‘Mumbai Second Airport – It is Time to Think Big’ at Observer Research Foundation Conference Room at Churchgate, on 25th September, 2010
  • Workshop on ‘Environment’ at MTSU, on 23rd September, 2010
  • Security Mission meet and discussion with Mr. Victor A. Meyer – Global Head, CSBC, Deutsche Bank, on 22nd September, 2010
  • Discussion with Observer Research Foundation on the issue of Second Airport for Mumbai, on 21st September, 2010
  • Empowered Committee meet at Mantralaya chaired by the Chief Secretary, on 18th September, 2010
  • Health Mission meet with Pr. Secretary-Health, Mr. J.N. Banthia at Mantralaya, on 16th September, 2010
  • AGM and Governing Board meets at BCCI Boardroom, on 15th September, 2010
  • Presentation-cum-discussion of Infrastructure Projects being done by MSRDC, on 14th September, 2010
  • Rebranding of Bombay First with Ms. Raghavan of Landor, on 13th September, 2010
  • Acceptance of Bombay First initiative to Master Plan P. D’mello Road
  • Joint presentation by Jagrut Mumbaikar’s and Sahayog on the Security Mission, on 13th August, 2010
  • Environment Mission meeting with Pr. Secretary (Environment) at Mantralaya, on 9th August, 2010
  • Presentation of Concept Plan for MMR by Surbana at MMRDA Office, on 5th August, 2010
  • CAG meeting with Chief Minister at Sahyadri, on 4th August, 2010
  • Meeting with Director General of Police, Maharashtra, on Security at Police H.Q, on 4th August, 2010
  • Meeting with Pr. Secretary (Housing), on 3rd August, 2010
  • Presentation by Mr. Stuart Goodwin at the Rotary at Taj Hotel on CCTV coverage in London, on 3rd August, 2010
  • Standing Committee meeting with MbPT under the Chairmanship of the Chief Secretary
  • Discussions on development of Eastern Corridor
  • Farewell to German Consulate General, Mr. Walter Stechl
  • Meeting of the Health Mission at the BCCI Boardroom, on 30th July, 2010
  • Meeting of the Bombay Core Group on Megamorphosis-II, on 27th July, 2010
  • Environment Mission Meeting with Pr. Secretary (Environment), on 26th July, 2010
  • Meeting with Mr. Peter Yannick Dufraimont from Antwerp on Port Issues, on 22nd July, 2010
  • Mission Meet II, on 12th July, 2010
  • Meeting of the Physical Infrastructure Group with Pr. Secretary-Urban Development at Mantralaya, on 10th July, 2010
  • Meeting held at Mumbai Port Trust
  • Progress of MMR Concept Plan by ‘Surbana’
  • First meeting of Mission Partners
  • Chief Minister’s War Room (CMWR) Meet, on 30th June, 2010
  • Security Group Meeting, on 21st June, 2010
  • Empowered Committee meet, on 5th June, 2010
  • Mumbai Dialogue Conference: Exchanging Ideas on Urban Regeneration, on 23rd February, 2010
  • Bomaby first Round Table Discussion on "Housing Supply, Affordability and Land Use Regulation and Planning" on 9th February, 2010
  • Lecture by Ms. Kate Barker : Housing Lessions from the UK, on 8th February, 2010

2009 Events

Past Events

  • Following the tragic events in Mumbai an International Security Conference - “Lessons from 9/11 and 7/7 for a safer Mumbai” was organized in collaboration with London First, panel of experts from UK and USA shared their experiences and expertise on disaster management and security.
  • International Conference on “Urban Renewal – Learnings for Mumbai”, Governor of Maharashtra, Mr. S. M. Krishna, was the Chief Guest. The inaugural address was delivered by Finance Minister, Mr. P. Chidambaram. Delegates amongst others were from Australia, Thailand, UK and US.
  • A Lecture was arranged for the Governing Board members from Padma Bhushan Prof. N. S. Ramaswamy to share his perceptions on "How to improve the efficiency and moral excellence of government agencies offering utilities and services to the city of Mumbai". The lecture was very interesting and thought provoking which was highly philosophical, emphasizing the ethical and moral values in management.
  • A Workshop was arranged on "Housing and Transport Sustainability" at Hindustan Unilever Training Centre.
  • Round Table Discussion on proposal for Concept Plan for the City. Think Tank with experts from Singapore and London, which led to the acceptance of the idea for preparing a Concept Plan for the MMR. We invited an expert from Singapore, Dr. Liu Thai Ker who has worked very closely with Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew for many years in making the Singapore plan. In the brainstorming session, presentation was made by Dr. Liu Thai-Ker, also by Arup Consultant from London and Lee Associates.
  • A meeting with the experts of German Federal Standing Committee on transport was to share experiences on Traffic, Urban Development and Housing.
  • A White Paper on "Crisis Management in Mumbai" was prepared by Mr. V. S Palekar with the help of other core group members, Mr. Ajit Nimbalkar, Mr. U.P.S. Madan and Mr. R. H. Mendonca, which was submitted to the Hon. Chief Minister, Hon. Home Minister, Director General of Police, Municipal Commissioner and various other officials and also sent to the Hon. Union Home Minister in Delhi.
  • Meeting with Delegation of Members of Parliament and the House of Lords of the UK, to discuss Urban Regeneration initiatives in Mumbai.