IDIA Annual Conference 2017
On 15 September 2017, IDIA awarded individuals and institutions that have taken time out and championed the cause of making legal education diverse and inclusive. We also gave awards to our selected IDIA Scholars and volunteers who stood out because of their dedication and hardwork. The day after the awards ceremony, IDIA held its Annual Conference on “Law, Leadership and Creativity” in collaboration with the Indian Law Institute (ILI), New Delhi. The conference, supported by Manupatra, focused on various topics relating to law and creativity. Hon’ble Justice Ravindra Bhat gave the foundational address. Dr. Bezwada Wilson, Ramon Magsaysay Award Winner and National Convener (Safari Karmachari Andolan) delivered a powerful keynote address on “Creative Leadership and Social Change”.
IDIA Annual Conference 2018
We organized the IDIA Annual Awards 2018 and the IDIA Annual Conference 2018 on 7 and 8 December 2018 respectively. The guest of honours for the IDIA Annual Awards 2018 were – Hon’ble Justice Arjan Kumar Sikri (Supreme Court of India), Hon’ble Justice Gita Mittal (Chief Justice, J&K High Court, Hon’ble Justice Hari Shankar (Delhi High Court), and Mr. Tushar Mehta (Solicitor General of India).
Stories are an integral part of us, as individuals and as members of our communities. Law and storytelling are intrinsically connected. We had the pleasure to host two renowned, dynamic personalities who delivered the keynote speeches – Hon’ble Justice Dr. Dhananjaya Y. Chandrachud (Supreme Court of India) and Mr. Javed Akhtar.