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Prime minister Modi met noted economist and Nobel laureate, Professor Paul Romer. They had extensive conversations on leveraging technology to improve lives. Their was discussion about how to make cities more sustainable and people friendly.
PM Modi tweeted, “Met my friend, the distinguished author and investor @RayDalio. Urged him to deepen investments in India and also talked about the reform trajectory of our Government.”
Earlier in the day, he met Bob Thurman, the author with whom he discussed research on aspects relating to Buddhism and highlighted India’s Buddhist heritage and how Buddhism can help overcome many challenges the world faces.
Pm Modi met Professor Nassim Nicholas Taleb sharing interesting perspectives on many issues.
Prime Minister Modi tweeted, “Great meeting you today @elonmusk! We had multifaceted conversations on issues ranging from energy to spirituality.” His meeting with the Tesla chief grabbed headlines in the earlier part of the day. He also met Neil deGrasse Tyson, the Astrophysicist and talked about space, science and related issues.
He further tweeted, “Met a group of people associated with key think tanks. We talked about different aspects of policy making and the emerging global trends. Emphasised on the positive changes in India and how they are being powered by our youth.”
He met a group of people associated with key think tanks. We talked about different aspects of policy making and the emerging global trends. Emphasised on the positive changes in India and how they are being powered by our youth.
In New York City, PM Modi held an extensive interaction with a group of academics. They shared their views on how to further strengthen the education sector in India with a focus on skills and innovation.