A. Prasanna Kumar

Centre for Policy Studies

Former Regional Director
NMF - Visakhapatnam Chapter

Former President
Visakha Music Academy

Former Rector & Retd. Professor
Andhra University

NMF-Seminars held:
  • Seminar on Eastern Seaboard in the New Millennium Challenges and Opportunities on April 28, 2010
  • Chief Guest Admiral Arun Prakash PVSM, AVSM, VRC VSM (Retd.)
    Chairman, National Maritime Foundation.
  • Date



  • December 11, 2009

    Prof. R.V.R Chandrasekhara Rao

    Prof. C. Somasundara Rao

    Prof. P. Vijayaprakash

    Prof. A. Prasanna Kumar

    Shri T.R. Prasad I.A.S.

    Cmde C. Uday Bhaskar VMS (Retd.)

    New Dimensions of Security

    AP Maritime History and Culture

    Development of Maritime Activity in AP

    Strengthening the maritime environment

    An Overview

    NMF – A Summary

  • Seminar on Maritime History and Culture of Andhra Pradesh on January3,2011
  • Chief guest Vice Admiral Anup Singh AVSM, NM FOC-in-Chief, Eastern Naval Command.
  • Date



  • January 3, 2011

    Prof. V. Ramakrishna

    Prof. Ranabir Chakravarti

    Prof. C. Somasundara Rao

    Prof Mrs. M. Krishna Kumari

    Prof. P. Vijayaprakash

    Heritage & Culture of Andhra Pradesh

    The Past of the Port of Visakhapatnam

    Visakhapatnam through inscriptions

    Maritime activity of Nizampatnam Port

    Genesis of Maritime Activity

  • Seminar on Strategic Contours of India- China Relations at Samudrika on 14 & 15July 2011
  • Date



  • July 14 and 15,2011

    Cmde(Retd)C.Uday Bhaskar
    Director, National Maritime Foundation

    Shri Shyam Saran
    Former Foreign Secretary

    Admiral (Retd) Arun Prakash Chairman, National Maritime Foundation

    Strategic Contours of India –China Relations

  • Seminar on Maritime Development to India’s East on October 8, 2013
  • ENC and NMF Seminar
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