Seminars and Workshops

Lectures given and Paper presented at Conferences by Lancy Lobo

  1. "Globalisation and Hindu Nationalism: Challenges for Jesuits" at Premal Jyoti, Ahmedabad on May 26, 2001.
  2. "Globalisation – A Sociological Perspective" at M. S. University, Baroda for the post graduate students and faculty, Department of Sociology, M.S.University, Baroda on August 24, 2001.
  3. "Some Observations on Tribal Issues in South Gujarat" at Zankhvav, South Gujarat on September 6, 2001.
  4. "Insights from the Study of Thakors of North Gujarat" at Sanand, North Gujarat on February 23, 2002.
  5. "Globalisation, Hindu Nationalism and Christians in India" at Gujarat Vidyadeep, Ahmedabad to the theology students on March 4-15, 2002.
  6. "Fascism in Gujarat and the Forthcoming Assembly Elections" at Vyara on August 31, 2002.
  7. "Fascism in India and Possible Responses by Catholic Pastors" at Jeevan Darshan, Vadodara, for the National Pastoral Meeting of Jesuits, on September 24, 2002.
  8. "Fascism, Anti-Conversion Bill and a Response" at Anand, Catholic Church on April 25, 2003.
  9. "Communalisation of Adivasis of Gujarat" at a meeting organized by Movement for Secular Democracy at LBS High School, Vadodara on 13.12. 2003.
  10. Presented a paper on "Hindutva: Cultural Nationalism and Cultural Intolerance" at a Seminar of the CBCI Commission for Education & Culture on "Cultural Challenges for Christian Mission in 21st Century" at Ishvani Kendra, Pune on August 2-4, 2008.
  11. Presented a paper on "Cultural Nationalism & Missionary Education in India" at Jesuit Alumni for JAAI-Western Zonal Congress at Loyola Hall, Ahmedabad on October 1, 2008.
  12. Presented a report on "World Religions Conference, Mahuva" at a workshop on "Region, Religion and Identity at the Department of English, M. S. University, Baroda" on January 12, 2009.
  13. Presented a paper on "Religious Fundamentalism - A Challenge to Democracy in the World, with Reference to India" at a seminar on "Spirituality and Religion" organised by Signis India General Assembly at Varanasi on February 13, 2009.
  14. Read a paper "Vikasno Atankvad ane Vikasni Hinsa" at Gujarat Vidyapith, Ahmedabad at a seminar on "Lok Swarajyani Yatra Ange Samuh Chintan" organized by Janpath, Nagarik Swatantrya Sanghtan, All India Secular Forum, People's Movement of India, Delhi and Agariya Hitchintak Manch on June 9, 2009.
  15. Made a presentation on "Developmental Violence in Gujarat" at a seminar on "Imperialismand Marginalisation" organized by Jamayate Islami of India at Bhailal Amin Medical Hall, Vadodara on December 19, 2009.
  16. Gave a course of 15 lectures on "Socio-Religious Canvas of Gujarat" for the third year Theology students at Gujarat Vidya Deep, Sevasi, Vadodara on 13-17 September 2010.
  17. Made a presentation on "Land Acquisition, Displacement and Resettlement in Gujarat" at XSSS, Ahmadabad for the Ahmadabad Study Group on February 6, 2010.
  18. Presented a paper on "Development-Induced Displacement among Tribals in Gujarat 1947-2004" at a Seminar on "Development of Tribal Communities in Gujarat and Maharashtra" at Gujarat Institute of Development Research, Ahmedabad on February 8-9, 2010.
  19. Sent a paper on "Inequalities of Development: Land Acquisition, Displacement and Resettlement in Gujarat: 1947-2004" to the seminar organized by the Departments of Political Science and Sociology, of Gujarat University on February 26-27, 2010.
  20. Presented a paper on "Development, Displacement and Resettlement in Gujarat: 1947-2004" at a Western Zone Jesuit Meeting at Andheri Mumbai on October 29-30, 2010.
  21. Presented a paper on "Land Acquisition and Displacement in Gujarat: 1947-2004 with Reference to PESA", at a National Workshop on "A Comparative Perspective of Ground Realities in Implementation of PESA in the States of Orissa and Gujarat" at Centre for Social Studies, Surat on December 29 – 30, 2010.
  22. Presented a paper on "Socio-Cultural Eco-systems and their Challenges to the Church in India" at a National Mission Seminar on "Church in India Tomorrow: A Roadmap for her Mission and Ministry in the Third Millennium" on September 6-10, 2010.
  23. Regional Team Meeting on "Pluralism Knowledge Programme – India" at Centre for the Study of Culture and Society, Bangalore on October 27, 2010.
  24. With Jayesh Shah presented a paper on, "Vadodara Municipal Corporation Election 2010 Religion and Caste-Wise Booth Level Analysis" at a National Seminar on "Mapping a City: Baroda through the Ages" at the Department of History, M.S University, Baroda on February 14-16, 2011.
  25. Gave a lecture on "Ethics in Social Research" at Centre for Social Studies, Surat on February 23, 2011 for students of Research Methodology Course.
  26. Participated in a workshop on "Status of Social Science Research in Gujarat" at Gujarat Institute of Development Research, Ahmedabad on February 28, 2011.
  27. Presented a paper on "Inter-religious Harmony and Globalisation with a Human Face" at a state level seminar on "Interfaith Harmony for a Global Civilisation" at Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Memorial, Vadodara on March 27, 2011.