Thematic Session - 5

Use of Innovative Technologies by Public and Private Agencies

20th October 2022 Session Duration: 1.5 hours (3.30 pm to 04.45 pm)

Session Brief

Public and private sector have been using innovative construction systems and materials for their projects. Under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) more than 1.5 million houses are being constructed using innovative construction technologies.
The session will deliberate on the innovations being used by the agencies and road blocks being faced. The session will also dwell upon the lessons learnt and pros and cons of innovative technologies being used. How effectively the use of innovative technologies be upscaled will be discussed in the session along with feedback from the agencies regarding these innovative systems.

Chair: Sh. Hitesh Makwana, Principal Secretary, Government of Tamil Nadu
Moderator: Dr. Shailesh Kr. Agarwal, ED, BMTPC
Panel Discussion: (10 minutes each)
  • Er. Shailendra Sharma, DG, CPWD
  • Er. Amit Barde, L&T
  • Sh. Aditya VS, Tvasta, Chennai
  • Prof. Brijesh Bhatha, CEPT University
  • Sh. Jignasu Mehta, Outinord- LHP Rajkot
  • Sh. Ajay Shah- LHP Lucknow & Rajkot
  • Sh. Yogesh Aychitte, BG Shrike
* Speakers are to be confirmed

Sh. Hitesh Makwana

Principal Secretary, Government of Tamil Nadu

Er. Shailendra Sharma


Sh. Aditya VS

Tvasta, Chennai

Prof. Brijesh Bhatha

CEPT University

Sh. Jignasu Mehta

Outinord- LHP Rajkot

Sh. Ajay Shah

LHP Lucknow & Rajkot

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