Sessions for Indian Urban Housing Conclave-2022

Organized and convened by Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs in collaboration with UN-Habitat, India, the India Urban Forum sets the pathways for achieving our collective urban aspirations. It is an inclusive event designed to represent views, experiences, and knowledge from all urban actors- Public – Private – People partnerships (4P). The goals of the India Urban Housing Forum are:.

  • Energize discourse on inclusive, sustainable, and resilient urbanization amongst the stakeholders and constituencies as well as general public.
  • Catalyse normative and operational knowledge on socially, economically and environmentally transformative urbanization
  • Promote integration, coordination, and cooperation and leverage public – private – people partnerships for local implementation.

Thematic Objectives of Discourses of Affordable Housing (IUHC)

The objectives of the India Urban Housing Forum 2022 are:

  • To collectively reimagine a housing ecosystem that is affordable, adequate, and safe for urban poor and marginalized groups.
  • To reflect on successes and limitations in existing policies, programmes, and projects on housing provision for urban poor in urban and peri-urban areas.
  • To explore new frontiers for integrated slum (re)development grounded in inclusive and participatory planning and implementation.
  • To foster co-learning on policy and planning instruments and transformative initiatives from stakeholders and constituencies to accelerate sub-national and nationwide scaling-up opportunities
  • To realize/investigate sustainable financing models through public – private – people partnerships in affordable housing provision, and slum (re) development

Conference in Indian Urban Housing Conclave 2022 – Format

The India Urban Housing Forum will cover multiple aspects related to the theme “future of housing, slums and informal settlements” in cities and towns in India through a series of dialogues, roundtables, and side events. The sessions will cover prominent themes pertaining to policies and regulations, urban planning and design, and local implementation and financing with inclusion, participation, climate adaptation and resilience, and sustainability as cross-cutting guiding principles.

Session Schedule

19th to 21st October 2022 Shastri Maidan, Rajkot, Gujarat

Day 1 : Wednesday, 19th October 2022

Inaugural Hall
02:00 pm - 05:00 pm Registration of delegates ssssssInaugural SessionInaugural SessionInaugural SessionInaugural
06:30 pm - 08:00 pm Inaugural of Exhibition and Walkthrough by Hon'ble Prime MinisterDummy Lorem Lorem Lor
08:15 pm onwards Felicitation of winners of PMAY-U Awards 2021 & Release of MoHUA publicaons

Day 2 : Thursday, 20th October 2022

Hall 1
10:00 am - 11:45 am Plenary Session 1:Policy Dialogues for Beyond PMAY-U Felicitation of winners of PMAY-U Awards 2021 by Hon’ble Minister (HUA) & Release of MoHUA publications
Board Room
11:45 am - 01:15 pm Brain Storming Session 1: Multipronged Approaches to Slum (Re)development (UN-Habitat)
01:15 pm - 02:00 pm - LUNCH
02:00 pm - 03:30 pm Brain Storming Session 2: Formalizing Informal Settlements & Slums- Role of Planning, Policies and Financing
03:30 pm - 03:45 pm - TEA
03:45 pm - 05:15 pm Brain Storming Session 3: Global Approaches on Sustainable, Affordable, and Inclusive Housing
Hall 1
11:45 am - 01:15 pm Thes Thematic Session 1: Climate Smart Buildings - Focus on Thermal Comfort & Energy Efficiency in Affordable Housing
01:15 pm - 02:00 pm - LUNCH
02:00 pm - 03:30 pm Thematic Session 2: Public-Private-People Partnerships (4Ps) for Inclusive & Sustainable Housing
03:30 pm - 03:45 pm - TEA
03:45 pm - 05:15 pm Thematic Session 3: Policy, Institutional and Financial Frameworks for Scaling of Slum Redevelopment Initiatives
Hall 2
11:45 am - 01:15 pmThes Thematic Session 4: Role of Private Sector in Housing Ecosystem
01:15 pm - 02:00 pm - LUNCH
02:00 pm - 03:30 pmThes Thematic Session 5: Use of Innovative Technologies by Public and Private Agencies
03:30 pm - 04:00 pm - TEA
Inaugural Hall
04:00 pm - 06:15 pmThes Thematic Session 6: Mainstreaming of Innovative Construction Technologies – Initiatives and Way Forward

Day 3 : Friday, 21th October 2022

Inaugural Hall
10:00 am - 11:30 am Plenary Session 2: Learnings from PMAY(U)- Best Practices from States
11:30 am - 11:45 am - TEA
11:45 am - 01:00 pm Valedictory and Closing Session chaired by Hon’ble Minister of State (HUA)
  • Release of MoHUA publications
  • Felicitation of winners of Poster Competition and Exhibitors
01:00 pm onwards - LUNCH