The South Asia Center at the University of Pennsylvania coordinates faculty and students drawn from many departments and several schools who develop and participate in community and campus-wide programs and activities pertaining to South Asia.
The South Asia Center works in consonance with the Department of South Asia Studies and the Graduate Group in South Asia Regional Studies and provides outreach activities to K-12 teachers and students in surrounding communities. More
3rd Annual International Development Conference: Innovations in Development
Featuring Raj Kumar, Founder and CEO of DevEx
Come hear from forerunners of the field of international development including the Head of Private Sector Innovation of Oxfam, CEO of ThinkImpact, and CEO of the Institute for State Effectiveness among many others!
The day will have 2 TedTalk-style keynote speakers and 3 panels throughout the day that focus on Private Sector Innovations in Development, Technological Innovation in Development, and Innovations in Health Care.
Our conference this year is on Friday, November 22nd 2013 in Huntsman Hall from 11 am - 5 pm.
*Those who register before November 5th are entered to win a dinner with choice speakers from the event!*
This fall, The University of Pennsylvania (Penn) will be hosting a major interdisciplinary conference on innovation in India. The conference will bring together academic experts and business, government, and other influential leaders from around the world to further our understanding of innovation in India, and its implications for world affairs.
We would like to invite you to attend this bi-coastal conference, which will be hosted at the University of Pennsylvania’s campus in Philadelphia on November 14-15, 2013 and Wharton’s west coast campus in San Francisco on the morning of November 18, 2013.