After the launch of its thought leadership series, ‘Town Hall’ in Delhi, CNN-News18 will be hosting its second edition in Mumbai on September 10.
The Mumbai edition will witness conversations with policymakers such as Devendra Fadnavis, Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra; Aditya Thackeray, Shiv Sena leader, and Kartik Aaryan, Indian Film actor.
Town Hall Mumbai Chapter will look at India’s most pressing challenges in the political, economic, social space and discuss the future of entertainment industry, with Zakka Jacob, Managing Editor of CNN-News18, and other anchors of the channel leading the conversation.
Here’re a list of the topics that will be discussed in depth during the Mumbai edition of Town Hall:
Smriti Mehra, CEO, Business News, Network18 Group, said, “Being the industry leaders, we at CNN-News18 believe that it is important to initiate a direct dialogue with key news-makers without any prejudice. Carrying this belief forward with Town Hall, we are bringing forth a balanced and analytical perspective on policy change and policy dynamics in India. We are very excited to launch the Mumbai chapter of Town Hall, which will continue to build on the success of the Delhi Town Hall and deliver result-oriented conversations that decode the most relevant and topical issues that shape India.”
The Town Hall Mumbai Chapter will be broadcast on CNN-News18 from 6 pm to 9 pm. CNN-News18 plans to roll out the Town Hall series across India in the near future.
The first edition of Town Hall was organised on June 18 at Hyatt Regency, New Delhi. As per the channel’s claims it reached more than 3.5 million users across the digital platform and was viewed by 1.5 million people.
CNN-News18 had introduced the Town Hall initiative to engage top leaders in dialogues that matter for India to shape its economic transformation. The agenda is to create high-quality content with in-depth analysis on pressing issues.