Lectures and Film Jury

  • Visiting lecturer to many Himalayan groups at Mumbai, New Delhi, Kolkatta and Bangalore. Lectures at IIT, Management Schools, and to the Indian army schools and units.
  • Annual lecture at the Himalayan Club Seminar for many decades.
  • Lectures at:
    • The Buxton Conference organised by the British Mountaineering Council, U.K(1993).
    • Indian Himalaya Symposium, at Plys-y-Brenin, organised by the Alpine Club (1996).
    • French Alpine Club, Paris, (1993 and 1996).
    • The Japanese Alpine Club and the Himalayan Association of Japan at Tokyo (1996).
  • Talks delivered at Seoul and Taegue ( Korea), at Oslo and Stod ( Norway ).
  • Lectures and member of the Film Jury at the Kathmandu Film Festival, Kathmandu, Nepal (twice)
  • 2001: Speaker at the Himalayan Club Dinner, London and at Oxford University, Oxford.
  • 2001: Lectures and member of the Film Jury at Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival, Banff, Canada.
  • 2003: Alpine Club, Nehru Centre, London, (twice), and the Royal Gerographical Society, London. Mountain Club of Kenya at Nairobi.
  • 2004: Lecture and on Film Jury Trento Mountain Film Festival. Italy and at the Czech Mountaineering Association, Prague.     more
  • 2005: Banff Film Festival in Mumbai, HC.
  • 2006: Lectures at the American Alpine Club and the Wharton Business School, Philedelphia, USA.
  • 2011: Lecture at University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, and at Chicago Mountaineering Club. Radio interview on National Radio at Chicago.
  • 2011: Talk at the first Joss Lynam Memorial talk at Dublin at Trinity College.
  • 2008, 2010 and 2012 Lecture at Winter line Mountain Writers gathering at Woodstock school, Mussoorie
  • 2013: TED-x lecture delivered at DAIS at Mumbai.