‘National Seminar on Rational Minimum Wage Policy (for the Unorganized Sector)’

Venue: Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, Teen Murti, New Delhi
DAY ONE Inaugural Plenary Session: Minimum Wages: A non-negotiable Fundamental Right Time:11:00- 13:00pm Venue: Auditorium, Nehru Memorial Museum and Library Chair: Justice A. P Shah Speakers: Aruna Roy, Harsh Mander, Swami Agnivesh Lunch: 13:00- 14:00 pm Working Session 1: Fixation of Minimum Wages and the relationship between Centre and State Minimum Wages and the National Floor Time: 14:00- 15:30pm Venue: Seminar Room, Nehru memorial Museum and Library Tea: 15:30-16:00pm Working Session 2: Implementation and Enforcement of Minimum Wages Time: 16:00- 17:30pm Venue: Seminar Room, Nehru Memorial Museum and Library DAY 2 Plenary Session: Making Minimum Wages work: The Role of the State and the Market Time: 10:00- 12:00pm Venue: Auditorium Chair: Justice Verma Speakers: Professor Mohan Gopal, K B Saxena, B D Sharma Working Session 1: State as Employer- Directly and through Contractors Time: 12:00-13:00pm Venue: Seminar Room, Nehru Memorial Museum and Library Lunch: 13:00-14:00pm Working Session 2: Organizing the Unorganized: Trade Unions etc Time: 14:00-15:30pm Venue: Seminar Room, Nehru Memorial Museum and Library Tea: 15:30-16:00pm Summing up and passing of Resolutions Time: 16:00-17:00pm