Workshop cum Interactive Session on ‘Healthy Hundred’ facilitated by Dr Kunda Silimkhan, M.D was held on 29th April 2013.
A workshop on ‘Writing Detective Novels & Suspenseful Stories’ was conducted by noted Swedish detective novelist Zac O’Yeah on 24th March 2013. The workshop was attended by about 20 participants who aspire to write detective and suspenseful stories. Mr. Zac dealt on issues related to choosing stories, choosing characters and plots, how to make it interesting, etc. in this workshop. Photo Gallery
12th book of noted Swedish detective novelist Zac O’Yeah titled ‘Mr. Majestic – The Tout of Bengaluru’ was released by Ms. Nandini Sahai, Director ICG on 23rd March 2013. After the release, Mr. Zac was in conversation with eminent writer Mr. Jose Lourenco and also read from the book. The book release was part of the Curtain Raiser activities of 4th Goa Arts & Literary Festival to be held from 5th to 8th Dec 2013.
Health Talk on “Role of Ganoderma – A Magic Mushroom in the Treatment of Diseases and Maintenance of Health” by Dr. J. S. Parwana, MBBS and Ph.D. (Alternative Medicine) was held on 18th March 2013.
Konkani film Aleesha directed by Rajendra Talak was screened on 14th March 2013. The film has won 2 National Awards in 2005 for best film and best direction in regional category and won 6 state awards.
1st Annual ICG Inter-College Debate was held on 14th March 2013. The debate was organised by ICG in collaboration with ICG Toastmasters International Club.
First Prize - V. M Salgaocar College of Law - Miss Neha Shirodkar & Gaurang Panandiker
1st Runner-up – Goa College of Architecture – Ms. Hiba Shaikh & Mr. Jason Santos
2nd Runner-up – Goa College of Engineering – Ms. Priscill Priyadharshini & Mr. Alston D’Mello
First Prize – Miss Neha Shirodkar - V. M Salgaocar College of Law
1st Runner-up – Ms. Priscilla Priyadharshini – Goa College of Engineering
2nd Runner-up – Ms. Hiba Shaikh – Goa College of Architecture
The Debate Tournament was judged by Mr. Adolf Castellino (Chief Judge), Ms. Nandini Sahai, Ms. Lavina Melvani, Ms. Noella Fernandes & Mr. Ayub Zickriya and the Debate was moderated by Ms. Farida Dias.
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Workshop cum Interactive Session on Laws that Empower Women was held on 12th March 2013. Adv. Satish Sonak, Practising Lawyer & Social Activist and Ms. Nandini Sahai, President – Goa RTI Forum were the speakers of the session. Photo Gallery
Panel Discussion on – Is Goa in denial about its missing girls? was held on 9th March 2013. The Discussion was moderated by Mr. Sandesh Prabhudesai, Senior Journalist and Editor, goanews.com. Following eminent speakers participated in the discussion:
Dr. Deepa Narayan – a cultural psychologist, formerly senior advisor on poverty issues with the World Bank
Dr. Shaila Desouza – Head, Centre for Women Studies, Goa University
Mr. Manguirish Raiker – President, Goa Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Mr. K R Sreenivas – Editor, Times of India (Goa). Photo Gallery | Watch Video
Stefano Pelle’s “When not in Rome don’t do as the Romans do … ” was released by Mr. P F X D’Lima (Director, Project – Goa Institute of Management) on 9th March 2013. The book release was followed by reading & conversation with the author – Mr. Stefano Pelle.