National Conference on ethics in higher education programme

Day 1 - 30 November 2018
Time  Event 
9:00-9:30 Registration
9:30-10:30

Inaugural Session

Prayer
Mr. C Sundaraj
Bursar, Madras Christian College

Welcome Address
Dr. K Palani
Head, Department of Political Science

Principal's Remarks
Dr. R. W Alexander Jesudasan

Principal, Madras Christian College

Keynote Address
Dr Anil Pinto

Registrar, Christ University, Bengaluru

Felicitation
Ms. Nadia Balgobin

Senior Associate, Globethics.net, Geneva

Vote of Thanks
Mr. Haamid Akram

Treasurer, Association of Political Science
 

10:30-11:00 Tea Break
11:00-12:30

Session I: 'Ethical Dilemmas of Privatization of Education'

Chairperson's Remarks
Dr. Gabriel Former

Head, Department of Philosophy

Speaker I
Dr. W. Lawrence S. Prabhakar

Associate Professor, Department of Political Science

Speaker II
Dr. Bernard D' Sami

Coordinator, Loyola Institute of Social Science Training and Research

Discussion

12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:30-15:00

Session II: 'Research and Pedagogical Ethics in Higher Education'

Chairperson's Remarks
Rev. Belly Associate

Director, Globethics.net - India

Video Message
Prof. Dr Obiora Ike

Executive Director, Globethics.net, Geneva

Speaker I
Fr. Jose Nandhikkara

Director, Globethics.net - India

Speaker II
Ms. Nadia Balgobin

Senior Associate, Globethics.net, Geneva

Discussion

 
15:00-15:30 Tea Break
15:30-17:00

Session III: 'Ethics in Higher Education as a Catalyst for Societal Progress'

Chairperson's Remarks
Dr. P. K. Abdul Rahiman

Head, Department of JBAS Center for Islamic Studies, University of Madras

Speaker I
Dr. Ramu Manivannan

Head, Department of Politics and Public Administration, University of Madras

Speaker II
Prof A Karunandam

Former Head, Department of History, Vivekananda College

Video Message
Prof. Dr Christoph Stückelberger

Globethics.net Founder and President

Discussion

 

Day 2 - 1 December 2018
Time  Event 
9:30-11:00

Session IV: 'Governance Ethics in Higher Education'

Chairperson's Remarks
Rev. Fr. A. M. Jayapathy Francis SJ

Rector, Loyola College

Speaker I
Dr. R. W Alexander Jesudasan

Principal, Madras Christian College

Speaker II
Fr.P.Christie,SJ

Director, Loyola Institute of Business Administration

Discussion

11:00-11:30 Tea Break
11:00-13:00

Session V: 'Teaching Ethics in Higher Education Institutions'

Chairperson's Remarks
Prof. Nirmal Selvamony

(Former) Head, Department of English Studies & Dean, School of Social Sciences and Humanities, Central University of Tamil Nadu

Speaker I
Dr. Satya Sundar Sethy Associate

Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Madras

Speaker II
Prof G M James

Former Dean, Ethics and Religious Studies, Loyola College

Discussion

13:00-14:00

Valedictory Session

Welcome Address
Dr. Bernard D' Sami

Coordinator, Loyola Institute of Social Science Training and Research

Valedictory Address
Dr. Tamma Suryanaryana Sastry

Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Ambedkar Law University

Sum up and Vote of Thanks
Ms. G Udaya

Secretary, Association of Political Science