The RIGSS Dialogue

The RIGSS Dialogue is a platform for engagement with eminent and distinguished personalities from across the world on a wide range of topics. The Dialogue entails a 45-minute conversation between the Anchor and the Speaker followed by a 45-minute moderated Q&A session with the audience.

The RIGSS Dialogue is either held at the institute in Phuentsholing or in other places such as the capital. The Dialogue is advertised in advance through the institute’s website, mainstream media as well as on social media. The Dialogue is open to the public and anyone interested to attend can register online through the institute’s website. Seats are allotted on first-come-first-served basis, and entry is free.

Sl. No. Activity Speaker Venue Date
1 1st RIGSS Dialogue Mr. Aamir Khan Royal Banquet Hall, Thimphu 19/10/2016
2 2nd RIGSS Dialogue Prof. Ricardo Hausmann Royal Banquet Hall, Thimphu 19/12/2017
3 3rd RIGSS Dialogue Professor Michael S. Strano RIGSS, Phuentsholing 10/10/2018
4 4th RIGSS Dialogue Mr. Achim Steiner RUB Convention Hall, Thimphu 13/03/2019
5 5th RIGSS Dialogue Mr. Koh Buck Song RIGSS, Phuentsholing 10/04/2019
6 6thRIGSS Dialogue Professor Yuval Noah Harari RUB Convention Hall, Thimphu 04/04/2023