Vandana Hemant Chavan participated in The Global Energy Challenge: Perspectives from Indian Lawmakers. They are otherwise unassociated with EPIC.

Vandana Hemant Chavan was elected to the Rajya Sabha as a Nationalist Congress Party of India (NCP) is a member from April 2012 for Maharashtra. She was Elected mayor of Pune for the period March 1997 – 1998 as Vice Chairperson of All India Council of Mayors. She was also the Chairperson of Maharashtra State Mayor, President and Councillors Organisation.