Legislators Program

EPIC India’s legislators program facilitates capacity building and strengthens future collaboration with Indian lawmakers to address the country’s energy and environmental challenges. Through numerous engagements planned under this program, the knowledge exchange engagement focuses on understanding better how the University of Chicago can assist with the pathbreaking work being done by Indian policymakers.

Visiting Program

Legislators Engagement Program 2023

The 2023 edition of the Legislators Program hosted 12 legislators visiting the University of Chicago between May 15-19, 2023. During the trip, the lawmakers met experts from the Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC), Development Innovation Lab (DIL), and the Becker Friedman Institute for Economics (BFI) at the University of Chicago.



  • Past Event • May 15, 2023 8:00 am

    Legislators Program 2023

    The fourth edition of the Legislators Program, hosted at the University of Chicago between May 15-19th, 2023, was attended by 12 legislators from India.

  • Past Event • May 8, 2022 10:00 am

    Legislators Program 2022

    Understanding how critical political leadership is in enacting groundbreaking public policies that benefit the environment in the long run, EPIC India launched the Legislators Program in 2017. The… Learn More >

  • Past Event • October 2, 2018 10:00 am

    Legislators Program 2018

    Aiming to better address India’s diverse energy and environment needs, a delegation of Members of Parliament (MPs) from India visited the University of Chicago in October this year…. Learn More >

  • Past Event • October 28, 2017 11:00 am

    Legislators Program 2017

    To fast track solutions for India’s diverse energy challenges, a delegation of Member of Parliament (MP) from India visited the University of Chicago in October. Hosted by the… Learn More >