BUILDING SMART INFRASTRUCTURE FOR LIVEABLE CITIES
The conclave got its dose of vigour from a riveting plenary session on ‘Building Smart Infrastructure for Liveable Cities’. While, panellists deliberated on various aspects of what smart infrastructure should entail, they all agreed that cities need to add to quality of life of its citizens. Moderated by Ar. Jayesh Hariyani (Chairman -IGBC’S Green-smart Cities Rating System & CMD, Senior Principal - INI Design Studio), the panel comprised of eminent personalities like Kamal Singal (CEO & MD, Arvind Smartspaces Ltd), Chitrak Shah (Cofounder & Managing Director- Shivalik Group), N K Patel (Chairman - Institute of Town Planner’s (INDIA) Gujarat Chapter & Sun Builders Group), Gautam Madan (Director Marketing Asia Pacific - Honeywell Building Solutions), Atul Desai (Executive Director & CEO-RMC (India) division of Prism Johnson Limited), Rajesh Sharaschandra Phadke (Chief Architect and Planner -GIFT City). The other plenary session on ‘One Year of RERA – Challenges & Solutions’ was an equally exciting discussion moderated by Amit Wadhwani (Founder, SAI Estate Consultants). Various factors influencing real estate were discussed and that RERA needs to be implemented in its true spirit was the unanimous final thought of all the panellists. Dignitaries from the realty sector like Dhruv N Patel (Hon. Secretary, Gujarat Institute of
ONE YEAR OF RERA – CHALLENGES & SOLUTIONS
Housing & Estate Developers GIHED – CREDAI), Deep Vadodaria (Director, Nila Spaces Ltd), Sanjay Gupta (Sadgun Realty Mumbai), Jayesh Kariya (Real Estate Consultant & Chartered Accountant), Anand Choksi (Managing Director, The Real Estate CONNECT), and Dr Vatsal Patel (Technical Officer – RERA Gujarat) participated in the stimulating talk.
L-R Rajesh sharaschandra phadke, Gautam madan, atul Desai, ar jayesh hariyani Chitrak shah, Kamal singal, narendra K patel
L-R sanjay Gupta, Deep Vadodaria, DHRUV patel, amit wadhwani, anand Choksi, jayesh Kariya, DR Vatsal patel