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Mr. Abhas Jha

Practice Manager, Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management, South Asia Region

The World Bank

Dr Abhilash Panda

Deputy-Chief of Branch, UNDRR


Prof. Dr. Aleksandar Jovanovic


Steinbeis EU-VRi - European Risk & Resilience Institute

Ms Alexandra Galperin

Unit Head, Disaster Risk Management

Asian Development Bank

Mr Alexandre Chavarot


Climate Finance 2050

Dr Amal-Lee Amin

Managing Director Climate, Diversity and Advisory

British International Investment

Mr. Amit Prothi

Director General, Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI)

Dr Andrea de Bono

Head of Data & Information Sustainability


Dr. Andrew Maskrey

Coordinating Lead Author, First edition of the Biennial Report on Global Infrastructure Resilience

Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure

Mr Anirban Mukherjee

Commonwealth National Climate Finance Adviser


Ms. Annika Zawadzki

Managing Director and Partner


Mr Arun Sahdeo

Program Management Specialist (DRM)


Mr Ashish Kulkarni

Partner and Associate Director

Boston Consulting Group

Dr Auguste Kouamé

Country Director

The World Bank

Mr. Barjor Mehta


CEPT University

Ms. Bhawana Chhetri

Chief Urban Planner

Department of Human Settlement, Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport

Mr Chris Hulatt

Co Founder

Octopus Group

Ms. Claudinne Ogaldes

Executive Secretary


Mr Damien Syed

Deputy Chief of Mission

Embassy of France in India

Dr Deepa Pullanikkatil

Commonwealth National Climate Finance Adviser

Climate Change Division- Fiji

Dr. Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez

Sr. Advisor Sustainable Development, Infrastructure, and Climate

Brookings Institution

Mr Edwin Lau

Head of Blue Dot Network Secretariat


Mr Elisaha Andrianasolo Rakotoseheno

Cellule de Prévention et d'appui à la Gestion des Urgences (CPGU)

Director of Resilience Promotion

H.E. Mr. Eric Garcetti

Ambassador to the Republic of India

United States Embassy in India

Professor Eugenie Birch


University of Pennsylvania

Dr Farrokh Nadim

Technical Director

Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI)

H.E. Fırat Sunel


Embassy of the Republic of Türkiye

Mr Gaetano Vivo

Deputy Head of Unit, Prevention and Preparedness Capacity Building


Mr Gaurav Choudhury

Co-founder & CEO; Consulting Editor

earshot Media; Network 18

Mr Gianpiero Nacci

Director, Climate Strategy and Delivery

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

Mr Govindraj Ethiraj

Founder & Editor, India Spend and Founder & Podcast Host, The Core Report

Dr. H. Kit Miyamoto

CEO and Humanitarian Coordinator

Miyamoto International

Ms Ida Juma

Manager of Strategic Partnerships - Mobile for Humanitarian Innovation


Prof. Ilan Noy

Chair in the Economics of Disasters and Climate Change

Victoria University of Wellington

Mrs Irene Seemann

Adaptation Finance Expert/ Director


Mr Jamie Isbister

Deputy Head Office of the Pacific and Head of the Strategic Infrastructure Division

Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Dr. Janise Rodgers

Chief Operating Officer

GeoHazards International

Ms Jayashree Nandi

Senior Assistant Editor

Hindustan Times

Ms Jen Jungeun Oh

Transport Practice Manager, South Asiac

World Bank

Prof. John Dora

Technical Expert


Dr. John Kissi

Chief Executive Officer

Ghana Hydrological Authority

Mr José Ramón Holguín Brito

Vice Minister

Presidency of the Dominican Republic for Monitoring and Government Coordination

Mr Juan Garin

Policy Advisor


Mr. Kamal Kishore

Member and Head of Department, NDMA & Co-Chair, Executive Committee, CDRI

Ms Kanta Singh

Deputy Country Representative

UN Women Indi

Ms Kathy Baughman McLeod


Climate Resilience for All (CRA)

Dr KJ Devasia

Asst Vice President & Head

Bangalore International Airport Limited

Mr Luis Doñas Nunez

Foreign Affairs and Cooperation Official

National Cabinet - Chile

Ms. Mabel Marulanda

Risk Assessment Specialist

Ingeniar: Risk Intelligence

Ms. Madhu Arora

Ministry of Communications, GoI

Member (Technology)

Ms Marie Lam-Frendo

Chief Strategy Officer


HE Ms Marisa Gerards

Ambassador to India, Nepal and Bhutan

Government of the Netherlands

Prof. Mattheues (Matthijs) Bouw

Professor; Founder

University of Pennsylvania/ONE Architecture & Urbanism

Dr. Md Mustafa Saroar

Professor of Urban Sustainability

Khulna University of Engineering & Technology-KUET

Ms. Mio Oka

Country Director

Asian Development Bank

Professor Munsur Rahman


Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

Dr. Neeraj Mittal

Chairman Digital Communications Commission (DCC) and Secretary-Telecom

Department of Telecommunications (DoT), Ministry of Communications, Government of India (GoI)

Ms Neha Kumar

Head, South Asia Programme

Climate Bonds Initiative

Dr. Nicole Röttmer

Managing Director Deloitte Sustainability & Climate Germany

Deloitte Climate and Sustainability GmbH

Mr Palash Srivastava

Chief Executive Officer


Ms. Parul Agarwala

Country Programme Manager


Ms Ranjini Mukherjee

Director – Research, Knowledge Management and Capacity Development


Prof. Ravi Sinha

Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India

Ms Regina Asariotis

Chief, Policy and Legislation Section, Division on Technology and Logistics, UNCTAD

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

Dr. Roberto Rudari

Pogram Director

CIMA Research Foundation

Mr. Roger Cruz

Marketing Leader, FAST-Infra Label

Global Infrastructure Basel Foundation

Mr Rowan Douglas


Howden Group

Dr. Samuel Antwi-Gyekyi

Director for Research

Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation

Mr. Sanjay Agarwal

Deputy Director General (DM)

Department of Telecommunications (DOT)

Dr. Saswata Bandyopadhyay


CEPT University

Professor Satoru NISHIKAWA

JICA/Tohoku University

JICA/Tohoku University

Ms Savina Carluccio

Executive Director

International Coalition for Sustainable Infrastructure

Ms Sharada Balasubramanian

Environmental and development journalist


Mr Shombi Sharp

UN Resident Coordinator in India

United Nations

Mr. Shoubhik Ganguly

Lead, Infrastructure Finance and Policy

Foreign, Commonwealth, and Development Office, Government of UK

Ms Smitha Hari

President (India)


Dr. Stephanie Janssen

Social Inclusion and Nature Based Solutions Specialist


Ms Suhasini Haider

Diplomatic Editor

The Hindu

Dr Sujit Kumar Mohanty

Chief of Intergovernmental Processes, Interagency Cooperation and Partnerships Branch


Mr Sumit Gupta

Vice President

Swiss re India

Ms Susan Wisialko

Chief Investment Officer

Global Infrastructure Finance LLC

Mr Sutanu Pati

Lead Consultant

Mumbai Electric Bus Fleet Project Preparation Facility

Ms Taatialeoitiiti Agnes Tutuvanu-Schwalger

Former CEO, Land Transport Authority.

Land Transport Authority

Mrs. Tangimeimoana (Moana) Fakava-Kioa

Deputy Director For Disaster Risk Management

Tonga National Disaster Risk Management Office (NDRMO)

Dr Umamaheshwaran Rajasekar

Urban Resilience Adviser


Ms Urmi Goswami

Assistant Editor

The Economic Times

Hon. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful

Minister for Communications and Digitalisation for the Republic of Ghana

Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation, Republic of Ghana

Mr Vivek Sen

Associate Director

Climate Policy Initiative

Dr Walid Mathlouthi


Mr Walter De Simoni

Lead Policy Specialist

Institute for Climate and Society (iCS)

Ms. Yoonee Jeong

Senior Digital Tech Specialist (Digital Infra & Economy)

Asian Development Bank