New Indian Ambassador to Deliver First Speech Outside Washington, DC

February 26, 2014
Recently appointed Indian Ambassador to the United States S. Jaishankar will deliver his first speech in Chicago at an event hosted by The Chicago Council on Global Affairs on Friday, February 28. The ambassador, who previously served as India’s ambassador to China, will discuss India’s prospects for economic growth and the US-India strategic partnership.

Chicago Sister Cities, Eye on India, the Illinois Department of Commerce, Net IP, the US Commercial Service, the US India Business Council and World Business Chicago are event partners. This event is open to the public. Media must RSVP. See instructions below.

Speaker: His Excellency S. Jaishankar, Ambassador of the Republic of India to the United States

Date: Friday, February 28 Where: Peninsula Chicago, 108 E. Superior Street Press

Registration: 11:45 a.m. Event Time: 12:00 noon - 1:30 p.m.

**RSVP Required**

RSVP to Betsy Hushek, 312-821-7525; bhushek@thechicagocouncil.org . If you are interested in bringing a camera, please let Betsy know.