An International Conference on "Creating a Better World: Dr. Ambedkar’s Vision and Perspective" held at Karnataka University - Dharwad from 4 - 6 October, 2016, is jointly organized by Dr. BR Ambedkar Studies – Karnataka University, Dharwad, and Sera Jey Monastic University. This International Conferece is held at Karnataka University, Dharwad, on the occassion of 125th Birth Anniversary of the great leader - Dr. BR Ambedkar. Participants from the two institutes and other speakers will be giving presentations at the Intl. Conference.
Eminent personalities participated at this Intl. Conference in various capacities.
The Chief Guest - Shri. Krishnapal Gurjar, Hon’ble Minister of State for Social Justice (Govt. of India), Shri. Mallikarjun Kharge, Hon’ble Member of Parliament and Opposition Party Leader –(Loksabha) Shri. G. Parameshwar, Hon’ble Minister for Home (Govt. of Karnataka), Shri. H. Anjaneya, Hon’ble Minister of Social Welfare, Govt. of Karnataka, Shri. Vinay Kulkarni, Hon’ble Minister for Mines and Geology, and District In charge Minister, (Govt. of Karnataka), Shri. Pralhad Joshi, Hon’ble Member of Parliament, (Hubli)
Guest of Honor
Shri. B.L. Meena, Member Secretary, Dr. B.R.Ambedkar Foundation, (New Delhi), Shri. Basavraj Rayreddi, Hon’ble Minister for Higher Education, (Govt. of Karnataka)
Prof. Pramod B.Gai, Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor, Karnatak University, (Dharwad)
Other distinguished guests and participants at this International Conference on “Creating a Better World : Dr. Ambedkar’s Vision and Perspective”.
Hon’ble Kalon Venerable Karma Gelek Yuthok - Minister of Religion & Culture – Central Tibetan Administration and Venerable Jetsun Jangtse Choeje Rinpoche Geshe Lobsang Tenzin were also Guest of Honor.
Several pupil monks from Sera Jey gave presentations on related topics at the International Conference.