- The opening of the exhibit of Dr. Rao’s documents and photographs was held in The Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, New Delhi on July 1, 2014.
- An Annual Memorial Lecture was instituted with the collaboration of ASI and National Museum. Dr. Bisht delivered the First Memorial Foundation Lecture.
- A commemorative volume on Dr.Rao Sindhu-Sarasvati Civilization: A Reappraisal, edited by Nalini Rao (DKPW) was released on July 1, 2014.
- The Second Memorial Foundation Lecture was held in IIM Ahmedabad on July 12, 2015 in collaboration with the Tourism Corporation of Gujarat. Padma Shri Dr. M.K. Dhavlikar delivered the Foundation Lecture on Lothal and Indus Civilization.
- The Third Memorial Foundation Lecture was held in Mythic Society, Bengaluru on July 24, 2016 in collaboration with The Mythic Society. Dr. A.V. Narasimha Murthy delivered the Foundation Lecture on the Significance of Coins in Archaeological Excavations in Karnataka.