Day 1 of the conference saw an interesting round table interaction between experts on climate change initiatives that are needed to guide a way for Maharashtra with eminent personalities such as Dr. Sudhir Goel, Fr. Chief Sec.-Agri., GoM chairing the session and participated by Dr. Malini Shankar, Add. Chief Sec.- Envt., GoM, Mrs. Rajasree Ray, Add. Eco. Advisor, MoF, GoI, Dr. Vikas Goswami, Head, Good & Green Godrej, Mr. Rishi Agrawal, Envt. Expert. This was followed by an even interesting session on Air Quality & Health emphasizing on Indicators of Environmental Health, Current Status & Risks Involved by Dr. Sandeep Salvi, Chest Research Foundation, Pune and Air Quality Management: A National Perspect ive by Dr. Prashant Gargava, CPCB.