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CII 3rd Financial Distribution Summit 2014
CII organized the 3rd edition of Financial Distribution Summit 2014 ‘Bridging the Gap with Digital’ on 18 December, 2014 at Mumbai.
11th India Health Summit
CII organized 11th India Health Summit - Health for All- Call to Action held on 17-18 December, 2014 at New Delhi.
2nd Global Tax Summit
An effective tax policy, which is administratively simple, transparent and reduces the prospect of litigation during domestic and cross border transactions of companies would go a long way to make investing in India an attractive business proposition for companies. The ‘Make in India’ crusade launched by the Government does indicate the willingness and efforts to rationalize and streamline the tax environment in the country. This is especially relevant in the context where attracting investment flows is becoming imperative to bring growth back to the economy.Against this backdrop Confederation of Indian Industry organized a day long 2nd Global Tax Summit on Wednesday 17 Dec 2014
SUMINFRA 2014 - A Summit on Sustainable PPPs in Infrastructure
CII organized Suminfra 2014 – Summit on ‘Building Sustainable Smart Infrastructure’ on 11-13 December, 2014 at Tirupati.
9th National Food Safety and Quality Summit 2014
CII organized 9th National Food Safety and Quality Summit 2014 on 2-3 December, 2014 at New Delhi.
CII CFO Meet 2014 Pune
Under the aegis of CII Pune Finance Panel 4th International ‘CII CFO Meet 2014 was organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on 14 November 2014 at Pune. Shri Balaji Society was the Academic Institute Partner for the Meet .
CII 8th CFO Summit 2014
CII’s 8th edition of CFO Summit 2014 organised under the Chairmanship of Mr V S Parthasarathy, Chief Financial Officer and Group CIO, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd on 7 November 2014 at Mumbai.
CII Tamil Nadu Water Summit 2014 - 3rd Edition
Tamil Nadu is facing a water deficit of 11% at present and the state is set for an acute water crisis in the coming years. As a matter of fact, Tamil Nadu is dependent on its neighbours when it comes to water - the same can be seen from its borrowing of water from states such as Andhra Pradesh (Krishna water), Kerala (Mullaperiyar) and Karnataka (Kauvery). With this background, Tamil Nadu State office of CII organized a TN Water Summit on 18 October 2014 at Chennai. This would be the 3rd Edition and the theme of the Summit is “Water Security in Tamil Nadu – Issues and Challenges”. The TN Water Summit envisages a Vision to transform Tamil Nadu into a state with no water scarcity
Bio Energy 2014, Summit
CII Bio-Energy Summit-2014, organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry in partnership with Friedrich Naumann Stiftung in the Capital on 15th October, 2014 at New Delhi.
CII WR 7th HR Summit 2014 - "A Digital World: Evolving Landscape in India"
CII Western Region organized 7th HR Summit 2014 - "A Digital World: Evolving Landscape in India" on 24 September, 2014 at Mumbai.
CII Big Picture Summit 2014
The third consecutive edition of ‘CII Big Picture Summit 2014’ was held on 19th & 20th September at New Delhi.
Dairy Vision 2025 :Opportunities and the Way Forward
Dairy Vision 2025: Opportunities and the Way Forward was organized by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in association with the Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India on 5 September 2014 at New Delhi.
Workshop on Effective & Innovative Water Management towards a Sustainable Future
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Eastern Region has organised the Workshop on Effective & Innovative Water Management towards a Sustainable Future on 21 August 2014 in Kolkata. The workshop had sessions on “Imperative Measures for achieving Sustainable Development”, “Efficient Innovative Technology in Water Conservation” and “Sharing of Best Practices on Innovative Water Management” by senior industry leaders so that it can be replicated by others for efficient water management and minimising their water footprint.
West Tech Summit 2014 - Technnolgy Summit & Platform
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organized the regional initiative “West Tech Summit 2014 – Technology Summit & Platform” from 20th – 21st August 2014 at Pune, with Government of Maharashtra as Partner State and MIDC as a Supporting Organisation . The CII Western Region comprises of Maharashtra, Goa, Gujarat, and Madhya Pradesh.
7th Medical Technology Conference - Revitalizing Manufacturing and Innovation to Realize the $50B Potential
CII organized 7th Medical Technology Conference - Revitalizing Manufacturing and Innovation to Realize the $50B Potential on 20 August, 2014 at New Delhi.
DGR NATIONAL CORPORATE CONCLAVE: 2014
CII in partnership with the Directorate General of Resettlement (DGR) organised the National DGR National Corporate Conclave on 19 August 2014, from 0930 Hrs to 1600 Hrs at New Delhi. This Conclave, with the participation of senior officials from the Armed Forces, Ministry of Defence and senior Industry Representatives deliberated about the role of Ex-Servicemen (ESM) in the Nation building, hand-in-hand with Corporate India.
Energy Conclave 2014
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organised the fifth edition of Energy Conclave, the annual flagship initiative of CII on 12 August 2014 at Kolkata. The Conclave focused on creating an enabling ecosystem for the power sector and this year the theme of the conference was “Facilitating Access to Clean, Reliable and Affordable Power”.
Conference on Green Technologies for Automotive Sector
The TNTDPC of CII organized this Conference on Green Technologies for Automotive Sector - a one day event on August 8th, 2014 at Chennai. The theme of the event is “Innovative Green Models for Profitability & Sustainability”. With automotive industry contributing remarkably to country’s manufacturing GDP, the conference aims to project sustainable technologies, systems and models to support and guide the industry in the sustainable path.
ICT East 2014
Every year CII Eastern Region organizes ICT East, a 2-day conference, in Kolkata where the senior officials from manufacturing and engineering sectors interact with the leading technocrats and IT service providers on how to leverage IT and its new technologies for growing business. The 13th edition of ICT East was held on 7-8 August, 2014 at ITC Sonar, Kolkata. CXOs of ICT companies and also the CIOs and CTOs of other sectors deliberated on their ICT and digital strategies. There were many takeaways for the IT Head and other relevant officers of your organisation.
Invest North 2014
CII Northern Region organized 3rd edition of its flagship event, Invest North Conclave on 24–25 July 2014 at New Delhi. The Northern Region has found considerably less favour with investors as compared to other regions. North, once a cradle of entrepreneurship and a preferred destination for industry has to gear up. Therefore, through this Conclave, CII-NR highlighted the strengths and opportunities of the Northern States – Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Union Territory of Chandigarh. Invest North 2014 provided platform to these States to showcase their investor friendly policies to both domestic & global investors
CII Marketing Conference
Confederation of Indian Industry organized Marketing Conference in Pune on 22 July 2014, which focused on Brave New World and Rethinking Marketing, Branding, Advertisement, Digital Marketing – Captivating and Staying connected and Big data with the theme “Brave New World: Rethinking Marketing”.
2nd National NCD Summit 2014
CII organized 2nd National NCD Summit 2014 on 18 July, 2014 at New Delhi.
DEFTECH 2014
DEFTECH 2014 jointly organized by Confederation of Indian Industry and Centre for Joint Warfare Studies at Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Headquarters, Rajaji Marg, New Delhi on 16-17 July, 2014.
4th Manufacturing Innovation Conclave 2014
CII organized 4th Manufacturing Innovation Conclave 2014 on 20 June 2014 at New Delhi.
Conference on Smart Cities: 5th Edition of Infra Conclave Rajasthan
The 5th Edition of Infra Conclave was organised successfully on 20 June 2014. The programme was organised by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Indian Green Building Council (IGBC), Jaipur Development Authority and Rajasthan Housing Board, Government of Rajasthan at SMS Function Centre, Jaipur. The topics discussed during the programme included: • Need for Smart & Inclusive Cities • Smart City Framework – Challenges & Opportunities • Smart City Framework – Role of Governance & Technology The Inaugural Session of the programme was addressed by eminent speakers including Mr Ashok Jain, Addl Chief Secretary – UDH & LSG, Government of Rajasthan; Mr Srinivas Janga Rao, Co
Standards Conclave Role of Standards in International Trade and use as Non-Tariff Measures Challenges, opportunities & issues
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in collaboration with Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India and Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) organised a Standards Conclave on 16-17 April at New Delhi. Mr. Ajit K. Seth, Cabinet Secretary and Mr. Rajeev Kher, Commerce Secretary spoke at the Conclave.
Annual General Meeting and National Conference 2014
CII organized Annual General Meeting and National Conference 2014 from 26-27 March, 2014 at New Delhi.
Annual Regional Meeting 2013-14
CII Northern Region's Annual Conference on “Reviving the Growth in North” with a focus on Reforms, Positive Governance and Inclusivity organized on 14 March 2014 at New Delhi. The objective of this forthcoming Conference was to discuss & understand the roadmap for reviving economic growth which will ensure sustainability and inclusivity for the states, the region and the country. Reforms and positive governance could be two big enablers for creating an environment conducive for growth, facilitating investments and creating employment.
National conference on Education
CII National Conference on School Education was held on 13th March, 2014 at New Delhi, inviting participation of related stakeholders who shared case studies, pedagogies, and thought provoking figures and data in school education. The rich deliberations aimed at bringing to the fore-front the areas of scope for improvement in the existing model of school education and sharing of best practices in rest of the world in the interest of children.
Conference and Exhibition on CSR, " A Call to Action Towards Conscious Competitiveness"
CII Southern Region organized a conference and exhibition in Chennai on 10 March 2014 in association with UNICEF. It was a platform for India’s leading corporate houses and social sector to interact and find solutions to key stakeholder and societal problems. While the Companies Act, 2013 has made CSR mandatory for companies, there is a need to look at CSR beyond compliance. CSR is not delineated from business but rather an integral component of responsible business. This conference was an effort by CII to help businesses develop a common perspective and approaches on undertaking CSR initiatives within this broader context of corporate governance.
10th CII-EXIM Bank Conclave on India-Africa Project Partnership
The 10th CII EXIM Bank Conclave on India-Africa Project Partnership held from 9 - 11 March 2014 in New Delhi. The Conclave was supported by Ministry of Commerce & Industry and the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India.
CII Eastern Region Annual Regional Meeting and Conference
CII Eastern Region organized a conference on “Driving Growth: Leveraging Opportunities” coinciding with its Annual Regional Meeting on 8 March 2014 at Kolkata. The Conference, which was attended by CEOs and senior industry representatives deliberated on leveraging opportunities to drive growth which is inclusive and sustainable.
CII's 8th BANKing TECH Summit
After the mega success of the earlier 7 editions of BANKing TECH Summit, CII is organised the 8th edition of BANKing TECH Summit on 5 March 2014 at Presidential Ballroom, Hotel Vivanta by Taj President, Cuffe Parade, Mumbai, India. This national initiative was supported by Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd. (BSE), Central Depository Services (India) Ltd. (CDSL), National Securities Depository Ltd. (NSDL) along with Procialize as the Networking Partner, PING Digital as the Digital TV Partner and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) as the Knowledge Partner.
'Responsible Growth: A Business Imperative' - Conference on Inclusive Development and Sustainability
CII Western Region organized a conference on 'Responsible Growth: A Business Imperative' - Conference on Inclusive Development and Sustainability on 26 February, 2014 at Mumbai.
Conference on Developing Competitive Advantage for SMEs through Ethical Business Practices
CII organized a Conference on ‘Developing Competitive Advantage for SMEs through Ethical Business Practices’ at in New Delhi on 26 January 2014. The panel for the 2 session conference was represented by eminent personalities like Ms Cristina Albertin, Head, UNODC Regional Office for South Asia, and Mr J M Garg, Vigilance Commissioner, Government of India, who in close discussion with more than 100 delegates realized and identified areas, where Code for Business Ethics in our industry can be implemented.
SCORECARD 2014 : NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BUSINESS OF SPORTS
The SCORECARD 2014 - National Conference on Business of Sports, organized by CII on 25 February, 2014 at New Delhi.
KNOWLEDGE SUMMIT 2014
The CII Knowledge Summit 2014 held on 21 February 2014 at Bangalore. The theme for this year’s summit chaired by Dr Ganesh Natarajan, Vice Chairman and CEO, Zensar Technologies was Made in India - Using KM to create a Product Revolution and Profitable Businesses.
International Conference on ‘The Changing Paradigms of Cluster Development’
CII organized International Conference on ‘The Changing Paradigms of Cluster Development’ on 20-22 February, 2014 at New Delhi. The objective of this conference was to review lessons learned from cluster development initiatives that have been undertaken around the globe. In particular, it was served as a learning and experience exchange platform to discuss how cluster-based concepts can become effective tools for policy makers to promote wider socio-economic development goals (including MSME competitiveness, sustainable production and innovation, amongst others).
Broadband Summit 2014
Confederation of Indian Industry organized its annual flagship event ‘Broadband Summit 2014’ with the theme ‘ Connecting Society : Delivering Services’ on 19 February, 2014 at New Delhi that aimed to deliberate on harnessing and leveraging broadband network, next generation technologies, socio economic impact, driving eco-system and devices for affordable innovative services delivery that enhanced access and online ‘e and m’ commerce.
Conference on Corporate Restructuring
The tax and regulatory environment in India has been seeing some major changes like the introduction of the new Companies Act, 2013, the sweeping changes in the tax legislation in the recent past or the enhanced rigorous approach of the revenue authorities. Every transaction today has to be planned meticulously considering the tax and regulatory nuances. Towards this, the Confederation of Indian Industry- Southern Region had organised a Conference on Corporate Restructuring – Discussions on Tax and Regulatory Compliances and Procedures, on 14 February 2014.
HR Conclave 2014
On the theme of “Managing People in a Changing World: Economy & Technology”, CII Rajasthan and Young Indians Jaipur Chapter successfully organized the 7th edition of HR Conclave on 13-14 February 2014 at Jaipur. The objective of the programme was to evolve innovative HR solutions in today’s economic order and to create linkages between industry and institutes to bridge the quality and quantitative gap.
India – Poland Energy Summit
The “India-Poland Energy Summit” organized jointly by the Embassy of Poland and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), on the occasion of India and Poland completing 60 years of Diplomatic Relations on 12 February, 2014 at New Delhi. The objective of the Summit was to identify new opportunities for partnerships in the areas of Coal Mining, Hydrocarbons, Renewable Energy and Thermal Power between the two countries and promote bilateral relations.
Synergy Siliguri 2014 - A Business Conclave
Department of MSSE&T, Government of West Bengal in collaboration with Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) North Bengal Zonal Council and Siliguri Jalpaiguri Development Authority (SJDA) organized Synergy Siliguri 2014, business conclave focusing on MSME business needs of North Bengal Districts. The initiative addressed the needs of existing as well as prospective MSME entrepreneurs of North Bengal. It offered an interactive and customized solutions to MSME through one to one interaction.
India Salt Conclave 2014
CII along with Office of Salt Commissioner, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, organized the “India Salt Conclave 2014” on 08 February 2014 at Chennai. The Conference was the first of its kind initiative by CII Sothern Region for the Salt Industry. Dr E M Sudarsana Natchiappan, Hon’ble Minister of State for Commerce and Industry, Government of India gave the inaugural address.
The Partnership Summit 2014
The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) with the support of Government of India and in partnership with the State Government of Karnataka organized the 20th edition of the Partnership Summit from 27 – 29 January, 2014 in Bangalore, Karnataka. Mr Anand Sharma, Minister of Commerce and Industry was the Chair of the Summit. Karnataka was the Partner State at this very prestigious international Summit.
Innovation 2014
To deliberate on enabling the ecosystem on innovation through Industry-Institute linkage the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Eastern Region, has organised Innovation 2014: Enabling Ecosystem through Industry – Institute Linkage, a 1-day seminar on 8 January 2014 at Bengal Club, Kolkata. Sir Keith O’Nions, the President & Rector of Imperial College London was the Guest of Honour.
9th Corporate Governance Summit
The 9th International Corporate Governance Summit, organized on 20th December, 2013 at Mumbai, was inaugurated by Mr. U K Sinha, Chairman, Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI). During the Inaugural Address, Mr Sinha drew attention to the strong upsurge towards democracy, accountability and transparency across the world in the last five years. He advised the corporates not to ignore these social and political happenings in the larger society as corporates are also governed by the same considerations and guiding principles that govern the rest of society.
Conference on “Developing Industry – NGO Connect: Redefining Partnership”
CII organized Conference on “Developing Industry – NGO Connect: Redefining Partnership” on 19 December, 2013 at Mumbai.
10th India Health Summit
CII organized 10th India Health Summit 2013 with theme "A Transparent and Integrated Health System for the Next Decade" on 17-18 December, 2013 at New Delhi.
Conference on e-Learning and e-Publishing
CII, Chennai Zone organized a conference on e-learning and e-publishing on 16 December, 2013 in Chennai.
CIO Summit 2013
Confederation of Indian Industry’s annual flagship event titled “CIO Summit 2013”with the theme’Running IT as a business’ took place on 16th December 2013 at Hotel Lalit, Mumbai.
2nd Financial Distribution Summit 2013
CII organized 2nd Financial Distribution Summit 2013 on 12 December, 2013 at Mumbai with theme "Exploring New Horizons: Financial Percolation to the RURBAN".
7th Health Insurance Summit 2013
CII organized 7th Health Insurance Summit 2013 with theme “Future of Health Insurance in India: Vision for Development and Better Delivery” on 9 December, 2013 at New Delhi.
Session on Benefits & Usage of ICT in SMEs
With intent to impart awareness about benefits & usage of Information & Communication Technology in SMEs Confederation of Indian Industry with support from Laghu Udyog Council, Kota organized a half -day Seminar on “Seminar on Empowering SMEs through ICT Intervention” on 5 December, 2013 at Kota.
National CSR-CSO Bridge 2013
The CSR – CSO Bridge organised on 2-3 December, 2013 at New Delhi in partnership with NFCG and the World Bank as the Institutional Partner, has been held against the backdrop of the recently passed Companies Bill, which necessitates the provision of 2 percent spend on CSR, is a defining moment which will catalyze and strengthen corporate engagement in societal development. It is a time when many companies are strengthening their partner base for implementing their CSR aspirations.
CII National Higher Education Conclave 2013
CII – Coimbatore Zone organised this first edition of the National Higher Education Conclave with the theme “Transformational Change in Higher Education: Global Excellence through Governance, Research and Innovation” scheduled on 29–30 November 2013 at Coimbatore.
3rd National Conference on Skill Development 2013
CII organized 3rd National Conference on Skill Development 2013 on 28-29 November, 2013 at New Delhi.
National Marketing Summit
The 13th CII National Marketing Summit organized on 27-28th November 2013 at Vivanta by Taj President, Mumbai, had as its central theme - Market beating performance in uncertain times. The theme had been chosen given the prevailing volatile market conditions leading to a slow-down in growth thereby increasingly putting pressure on sales and marketing budgets and making it tougher to manage pricing for companies.
Cost Congress 2013
CII organized Cost Congress 2013 on 27-28 November, 2013 at New Delhi.
Energy Security Conference 2013
The “Energy Security Conference 2013” organized jointly by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and the Ministry of External Affairs, on 27 November, 2013 at New Delhi. The chief guest was Mr Vivek Rae, Secretary, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Government of India.
13th CII-NID Design Summit 2013
CII organized The 13’th CII NID Design Summit on November 26, 2013 at New Delhi. The summit explored how design is helpful in imagining the future and is a perfect catalyst that connects future scenarios with corporate decision-making.
12th Manufacturing Summit 2013
CII organized The twelfth edition of CII’s flagship event for the Indian Manufacturing Sector, the Manufacturing Summit 2013 on 21 & 22 November 2013, at Mumbai. The last decade has significantly altered the global landscape for manufacturing. While high-end manufacturing is slowly making its way back to USA, many low cost destinations continue to do well. Fundamentals that drive choice of manufacturing location have moved beyond mere low cost and proximity. Engineering and tooling capability, supply-chain risk, and responsiveness, employment creation in home countries are all factors that have become more important to consider now than before.
ADB – CII conference on “Promoting Mekong-India Economic Cooperation”
CII organized ADB – CII Conference on “Promoting Mekong-India Economic Cooperation” “Unleashing Opportunities for Femonomics in the Corporate Sector” on 19 November, 2013 at New Delhi.
CII National Conference on Women Leadership
CII organised a “National Conference on Unleashing Opportunities for Femonomics in the Corporate Sector” at the India Habitat Centre in New Delhi on 19 November 2013. Women, as the integral part of the talent pool available to any industry, have been significantly contributing to the global economy. However, the role of women in the overall economic eco systems is hardly measured, valued or appreciated. “Femonomics” is an effort to measure this role that women are playing and their contribution towards the growth and development of a nation, especially in the Indian economy.
CII - ET Dialogue on Luxury
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), is organized its 4th annual Luxury event on November 19 in New Delhi at Hotel Imperial this year. For the second time, CII has partnered with The Economic Times, India's most important Business Daily (part of the Times of India Group - the top media conglomerate of the country) to bring in the best of content and dissemination. Our vision is to help take India's Luxury retailing sector to the next level, bringing together eminent creative and business minds along with policy makers, to chalk out a roadmap for a more robust growth of a sector that could add significant value and economic activity to many of our leading urban hubs and cities.
Conference on Industrial Automation
CII (Southern Region) had launched a premier event – annual Conference on Optimal Investment in Industrial Automation in Chennai in the year 2012 and the Second Edition of the Conference held on 15-16 November 2013 at Chennai.
21st CII National Quality Summit
CII organized 21st CII National Quality Summit on 8 November, 2013 at Bangalore. The theme of the 21st CII National Quality Summit “Quality As The Game Change: Enhancing Business Value through Systemic Excellence in Quality” highlighted that focus on quality is becoming increasingly relevant across the organization from the boardroom to the shop floor and for players in both the Manufacturing and Services sectors. As a result, CEOs will have to focus not just on product quality, but building an organization-wide quality culture.
3rd University-Industry Congress and 5th Global Higher Education Summit
CII organized 3rd University-Industry Congress and 5th Global Higher Education Summit on 7-8 November, 2013 at New Delhi.
CSR-The New Law Education Series III : CSR Rules as per the Companies Act 2013
Indian Parliament has passed the historic Companies Bill, 2013. The Companies Bill makes it mandatory for the group of corporates to initiate CSR effectively. Therefore, it is necessary to unfold the crucial elements mentioned in the Bill and disseminate it with the members for their better understanding and adoption. In this scenario, CII is organizing a series of online educative sessions on CSR, on 22 October 2013, 29th October 2013 and 6th November 2013 from 11:00Hrs to 13:00Hrs to educate the industries on Section 135 of the Bill. These interactive sessions will aim to create better interpretation and understanding on implementation and requirements of Corporate Social Responsibility
Online Master Class on “Essentials of Supply Chain Management for MSMEs - Manufacturing”
CII Southern Region has organised an Online Master Class on "Essentials of Supply Chain Management for MSME - Manufacturing" on 5th November 2013, in order to provide an insight on Supply chain functions. In this session the topics of "Supply chain" - definition and debriefing, Supply Chain as the new business "frontier" and Drivers of Supply chain efficiency were discussed. After liberalization and globalization of the economies in modern world, competition for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) have become very severe. To face tough competition of open global markets, SMEs must have efficient Supply Chain Management (SCM) to have consistent value addition. Supply Chains have to be fa
CSR-The New Law Education Series II. Section 135 of Companies law – essentials
Indian Parliament has passed the historic Companies Bill, 2013. The Companies Bill makes it mandatory for the group of corporates to initiate CSR effectively. Therefore, it is necessary to unfold the crucial elements mentioned in the Bill and disseminate it with the members for their better understanding and adoption. In this scenario, CII has organized an online educative session on CSR on 22 October 2013 to educate the industries on Section 135 of the Bill. Mr Krishnan Neelakantan and Ms Priya Naik of Samhita Social Ventures have spoken on the subject. This interactive session was aimed to create better interpretation and understanding on implementation and requirements of Corporate Soci
Cloud Summit 2013
CII organized 4th edition of CII Cloud Summit 2013 with theme ‘Developing Cloud Strategy’ on 29 October, 2013 at New Delhi.
TIDES Leadership Summit - Chennai
CII Tamil Nadu organised the 3rd Edition of TIDES Leadership Summit on 26 October, 2013 in Chennai. The summit featured case studies, speeches and presentations on leadership in various forms among the people. The main focus areas for the summit were Politics, Business, Music, Entrepreneurship, Sports, Arts & Culture.
Business Model and Finance Management for SMEs : An Introduction
CII organized Online Master Classes on “Fundamentals of Finance for SME Promoters and Non-finance Managers”. Primary objective of these sessions is to equip the participants with the basic concepts in finance and make them understand the relevance of finance in business. Promoters of SMEs need to have a sound understanding of Finance related aspects, in order to manage their daily business activities and to take strategic decisions. In parallel, as executives and managers assume greater responsibilities in the organization, knowledge of finance becomes imperative.
7th International conference on Anti-counterfeiting & Anti-piracy
CII organized 7th International conference on Anti-counterfeiting & Anti-piracy on 24-25 October, 2013 at Pune.
India-France Technology Summit & Technology Platform
CII organized India-France Technology Summit & Technology Platform on 23-24 October, 2013 at New Delhi.
Online Master Class on Talent Acquisition
CII has organised an online Master Class about Talent Acquisition, as part of the series 'Importance of Understanding HR Fundamentals', on 23 October 2013. Mr A Anil Kumar, Director, Zenomic Management Consultancy has spoken on the subject. This session was aimed at helping to understand the recruitment life cycle, importance of employer branding and methods that can be adopted to attract the right talent for the right role in an organisation. The right people at the right place at the right time can make a world of difference to the performance of any organization. Hence, effectiveness of talent acquisition practices need to be emphasised as well as hygiene of all related processes and th
CSR-The New Law Education Series I. Socially Responsible Investment - An overview
Indian Parliament has passed the historic Companies Bill, 2013. The Companies Bill makes it mandatory for the group of corporates to initiate CSR effectively. Therefore, it is necessary to unfold the crucial elements mentioned in the Bill and disseminate it with the members for their better understanding and adoption. In this scenario, CII has organized an online educative session on CSR on 22 October 2013 to educate the industries on Section 135 of the Bill. Mr Krishnan Neelakantan and Ms Priya Naik of Samhita Social Ventures have spoken on the subject. This interactive session was aimed to create better interpretation and understanding on implementation and requirements of Corporate Soci
Green Building Congress 2013
CII-Indian Green Building Council (IGBC), in its endeavor to further advance the Green Building Movement in India, annually organises Green Building Congress, Asia’s largest Green Building Conference & Exhibition. Green Building Congress is held in different parts of the country to facilitate the spread of the concept across India. The event provides a unique platform for the stakeholders to share, network & explore new opportunities, which in turn will facilitate the further spread of green building movement in the country. Green Building Congress 2013 The 11th edition of Green Building Congress 2013 which was held on 24-26 October 2013 at Chennai, evoked excellent response from all
The 6th EuroIndia Summit 2013
21st October,2013, Hyderabad: Confederation of Indian Industry, The Euro India Centre and European Business & Technology Centre in partnership with Government of Andhra Pradesh organized the 6th Euro India Summit focusing on the theme of “Greening Cities” with the need to improve the quality of life and economic competitiveness to make cities become more resource-efficient and environmentally friendly.
8th Sustainability Solutions Summit
CII organized eighth edition of the CII-ITC Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Development’s (CESD) flagship event the Sustainability Solutions Summit on 14-15 October, 2013 in New Delhi.
Clean Coal India 2013, Summit
To continue with our objective to create a robust industry platform for sharing best practices, knowledge and learning in Clean Coal Technologies and to take forward the major takeaways from the last year’s summit, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) had organized the Fourth edition of the “Clean Coal Technologies Summit on 11 October, 2013 at New Delhi.
CII Online Master Class Series on Project Management - Project Communications Management
CII is organising an Online Master Class series on Project Management, with Project Management Institute as the Knowledge partner. Delivering projects, moving them quickly and efficiently from inception to deployment on a predetermined schedule, cost and quality is vitally important in the ever-changing business arena. The speed of project delivery is fundamentally significant to business development and competitiveness. In addition to the Introductory session, 10 Online sessions will be held on topics related to Integration, Scope, Time, Cost, Quality, HR, Communications, Risk, Procurement and Stakeholder Management.
Global India MSME Summit 2013
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) with support from the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Government of India organised the 10th edition of the Global India MSME Summit on 9 - 10 October 2013 at New Delhi.
International Rail Conference 2013
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in association with the Ministry of Railways, Government of India and Railway Board organized the International Rail Conference 2013 on 3 October 2013 at New Delhi, India coinciding with International Railway Equipment Exhibition (IREE 2013) on 3-5 October 2013 at New Delhi, India.
CII WR 6th HR Summit 2013
The 6thHR Summit, hosted by CII Western Region aimed to take a fresh look in shaping and leveraging the human capital in the economic growth & development of the country on 1 October, 2013 at Mumbai. The Summit brought together eminent practitioners and thought leaders from various disciplines including the public and private sector, civil society and academics to share their perspectives on four crucial perspectives that underpin the theme of Reviving Economic Growth & Development - Leveraging Human Capital.
National Summit on CSR
The New Companies Bill recently passed by the parliament, is a crucial change in the way CSR would be undertaken in India. Though CSR has never been new to the Indian ethos, the legislation will enable the scope for structured engagement of the industry with the communities and in further stimulating the developmental process in India. CSR will now be seen as a core function within the industry and hence strengthen the role of corporate India beyond profit. Against this backdrop, the Confederation of Indian Industry, in partnership with the National Foundation for Corporate Governance (NFCG), organised a National Summit on CSR: “Embedding CSR into Business Strategy” on 30 September 2013 i
6th National Cluster Summit 2013
CII-AVANTHA Centre for Competitiveness for SMEs successfully organised the 6th edition of the National Cluster Summit in New Delhi. The Summit is the Centre’s annual flagship programme widely known for prestigious “Cluster Championship Award” and “Kaizen Award”. The Summit created a multi stakeholder platform to promote discussions by the leaders from government, SME Industry, large corporates, NGO’s, Academia, R & D organisations and consulting firms.
6th Medical Technology Conference
CII organized 6th Medical Technology Conference on 26 September, 2013 at New Delhi.
Energy Conclave
CII Energy subcommittee organized 4th Energy Conclave, its annual flagship initiative, on 18 September, at Kolkata. The theme selected for this edition was Towards Bright Sustainable Tomorrow. Mr Malay Kr. De, IAS, Principal Secretary Power & NES Deptt, Government of West Bengal had kindly consented to spearhead the programme as the Convenor.
CII, The Big Picture 2013
CII organized “CII Big Picture Summit 2013 with a theme “Embracing Innovation in Media” Towards a USD 100 billion M & E Indian Industry on 13-14 September, 2013 at New Delhi.
CII Online Master Class Series on Project Management - Project Quality Management
CII has organised an Online Master Class on Project Quality Management on 30 August 2013. Mr Puthucode Ganesh, PMP has spoken on the subject. This Online Master Class has focussed on how Project Managers should assume responsibility for the development of quality policies for the project and the coordination of related activities, in compliance with any organizational and/or regulatory standards. A Quality Management Plan documents this information and describes the authorities, policies, tools and techniques that are specific to ensuring project excellence, reducing cost and eliminating unnecessary corrections and/or changes.
Bio-Energy Summit 2013
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organised it’s annual event Bio-Energy Summit 2013 on 11 September 2013 at New Delhi. The summit focused and deliberated over key issues for the Bio–Energy Industry such as biomass supply, financial opportunities, sustainability criteria, certification, various approaches for identifying appropriate Bio-energy friendly policies, adoption of Bio-energy solutions in industry & other sectors and opportunities for collaboration with research & academic in this sector.
Steel Summit 2013
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in association with Ministry of Steel organised the Steel Summit 2013 on 4th September 2013 at New Delhi. Shri Beni Prasad Verma, Minister of Steel, Government of India was the Chief Guest for this event.
Fourth Edition of the Project Management Conference "Raising the Bar: Delivering Successful Projects in a Changing Environment"
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) with the Project Management Institute (PMI) had organized the Fourth Edition of the Conference on Project Management from 29-30 August 2013 in Bangalore. KPMG was the Knowledge Partner for the conference.
Gen Next Workforce Summit 2013
Confederation of Indian Industry organized CII Gen Next Workforce Summit 2013 “Capability Building for Transformation and Innovation” on 23 August 2013 in New Delhi. With the objective of understanding the next generation workforce, their aspirations, values and their expectations from work and workplace, CII has undertaken a study to exhibit the industry concern. The findings of the Study was shared at the Summit.
Indian Commercial and Regulatory Aspects of Power Import from Nepal with DFID
CII organized a workshop on Indian Commercial and Regulatory Aspects of Power Import from Nepal with DFID on 8th August, 2013 at New Delhi.
9th India Innovation Summit 2013
CII organized a flagship event – the ninth edition of the “India Innovation Summit” on 7 & 8 August 2013 at Bangalore. The theme for this year’s Summit was "India as a Start-up Nation". The topic was driven by the latest trends in the entrepreneurship, where nations like India are scaling the new age businesses to address both the local and global challenges. Given the start-up momentum across various industry sectors, it is also attracting a diversity of talent in terms of gender, location, and experience and application domain.
ICT East 2013
Confederation of Indian Industry, Eastern Region organised the 12th edition of ICT East on 6 – 7 August 2013 at ITC Sonar, Kolkata. The central theme of the two day conference was “Managing Business better through Emerging ICT”.
National Telecom Summit 2013
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), in partnership with Department of Telecommunications, organized the annual summit titled “National Telecom Summit 2013” on 2nd August 2013 at New Delhi. The theme of the Summit was ‘Building Communications: Accelerating Development’.
The HR Conclave 2013
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), organized HR Conclave 2013 – a 2 day event on the theme of ‘Human Capital Transformation - Leading the Organizations of Tomorrow through Cutting Edge People Practices’. This 10th edition of the conference aimed to highlight the significant role which HR plays in the growth of the organization and development of the human capital in the era of globalization.
Conference on Green Buildings on 1 & 2 August 2013 : Kolkata
IGBC-Kolkata chapter with the support of all the stakeholders in playing a catalytic role in spearheading the green building movement in the State. As on date, Kolkata has over 60 registered green building projects with a green building footprint of over 26 million sq.ft and 75 members to propagate this initiative. In order to further facilitate the spread of the Green Building movement and provide new business opportunities in the State, IGBC organized a two-day Conference on Green Buildings on 1 & 2 August 2013 at Kolkata.
India’s International Trade Strategy: Industry Consultation on WTO Bali Ministerial and FTA Challenges
In the run-up to 9th WTO Bali Ministerial Conference and the growing challenges Indian industry is facing while utilizing FTA to their benefits, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in collaboration with Ministry of Commerce & Industry, India organized a day-long industry consultation titled “India’s International Trade Strategy: Industry Consultation on WTO Bali Ministerial and FTA Challenges” on 29 July 2013 in New Delhi.
CII Online Master Class Series on Project Management - Introduction to Project Management Fundamentals
CII has scheduled an Online Master Class Series on Project Management commencing from 19 July 2013 till December 2013, with one session on every alternate Friday. Project Management Institute is the Knowledge Partner for the series. The introductory session was held on 19 July 2013. Dr Partha Ghose was the faculty. Delivering projects, moving them quickly and efficiently from inception to deployment on a predetermined schedule, cost and quality is vitally important in the ever-changing business arena. The speed of project delivery is fundamentally significant to business development and competitiveness.
National Retail Summit 2013
The CII Retail Summit 2013 and the CII FMCG Summit 2013 had the joint inaugural on 12 June, 2013 at Mumbai. The Inaugural speakers included Ravi Dhariwal, Chief Executive Officer, Bennett Coleman and Co Ltd; Mohan Jashanmal, Jashanmal Group, UAE; Abheek Singhi, Partner & Director, The Boston Consulting Group; Bhaskar Bhat, Chairman, CII National Committee on Retail 2012-13 & Managing Director, Titan Industries Ltd and Sanjiv Puri, Member CII National Committee on FMCG &Divisional Chief Executive, ITC Ltd.
National FMCG Summit 2013
The CII FMCG Summit 2013 and the CII Retail Summit 2013 had the joint inaugural on 12 June, 2013 at Mumbai. The Inaugural speakers included Ravi Dhariwal, Chief Executive Officer, Bennett Coleman and Co Ltd; Mohan Jashanmal, Jashanmal Group, UAE; Abheek Singhi, Partner & Director, The Boston Consulting Group; Bhaskar Bhat, Chairman, CII National Committee on Retail 2012-13 & Managing Director, Titan Industries Ltd and Sanjiv Puri, Member CII National Committee on FMCG &Divisional Chief Executive, ITC Ltd.
Interaction with Secretary (Telecom) & Release of CII - KPMG Broadband Report
Interaction with Secretary (Telecom) & Release of CII - KPMG Broadband Report held on 5 June, 2013 at New Delhi. This was the first CII National Committee meeting on telecom & broadband after the reconstitution of the committee for the year 2013-14.
MSME funding - Opportunities & Challenges
CII organized MSME funding - Opportunities & Challenges on 23 May, 2013 at New Delhi.
Seminar on How to Double Food Production-In Five years An Indo - Dutch Approach
A seminar on “How to Double the Food Production in 5 years- An Indo-Dutch Approach” was organized jointly by CII and the Embassy of Netherlands. The objective of the seminar was to strengthen Indo- Dutch trade relation in agriculture, horticulture, dairy, poultry and livestock sector. Agriculture in India is at the threshold of the transformation. Agriculture in India has come a long way in providing Food Security and Employment Generation. It employs 60% of the work force but contributes only 15% to the nations output and keeping the production ahead of our increasing population is a difficult task. In the current scenario to grow and feed our population, we need to focus on increasing y
National Conference on Green Buildings & Renewable Energy
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and Indian Green Business Council (IGBC) organized the 4th edition of National Conference on Green Buildings & Renewable Energy on 9 May 2013 at Jaipur. The earlier editions of the programme were very well received by all stakeholders and addressed by renowned specialists on subject issues from across the country.
Arbitration India : Technology, Media & Telecommunications
The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) had jointly organised a conference on ‘Arbitration : India - Technology, Media and Telecommunications’ on 26 April 2013 in New Delhi. The conference was addressed by eminent experts in the relevant sectors, from Singapore and India. The focus of the conference was on the relevance of international arbitration as a preferred medium of dispute resolution in the Technology, Media and Telecommunication (TMT) sectors and other issues commonly faced in these sectors in India’s growing market. The conference also facilitated a high quality discussion and debate amongst the participants from
Conference on Corporate Sustainability
CII organized Conference on Corporate Sustainability on 22 March, 2013 at Hyderabad. Corporate Sustainability is a business approach that aims at managing business responsibility and sensitively taking into consideration every dimension of how a business operates in social, cultural and economic environments. Sustainability is not only about creating “green” strategy, also ensuring how businesses use sustainability principles to drive innovation, improve efficiencies, reduce material and energy consumption, help address formidable challenges facing society and making the world a better place to live. Businesses are embracing sustainability faster than ever as the changing global environment
The Industry - IT Summit 2013
‘The Industry – IT Summit 2013’ organized by CII on 18-19 March, 2013 at New Delhi. Under the overarching theme, “IT for Indian Industry – New Horizons, New Opportunities,” the Industry-IT Summit is a multi-stakeholders’ platform that will share the adoption of emerging technologies, new business models, best practices and case studies between key user industries and the IT industry.
9th CII-EXIM Bank Conclave on India Africa Project Partnership
CII organized 9th CII EXIM Bank Conclave on India Africa Project Partnership with support of Ministry of External Affairs and Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India from 17–19 March 2013, New Delhi. The CII EXIM Bank Conclave on India-Africa Project Partnership has successfully built a bridge between Indian and African Government and Business leaders by acting as a catalyst to enhance the level of business engagement.
4th Lean Six Sigma Summit
To showcase the power of Lean Six Sigma and to ensure your place in the ‘Built To Last league’, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) along with Breakthrough Management Group International (India) as Knowledge Partner organised the 4th edition of Lean Six Sigma Summit on 14th March 2013 at New Delhi. The theme for the summit was “Building to Last through Lean Six Sigma”.
Financial Markets Conclave
CII Eastern Region had organized Financial Market’s Conclave on 16 February, 2013 at Kolkata. The conference analyzed the recent policy changes and macroeconomic scenario and the possible impacts they may have on the financial sector which would have major bearings on corporate leaders and retail investors.
Manufacturing: 5S
CII organised an Online Master Class on 5S on 8 March 2013. Mr Ravinder Kumar, Senior Counselor, CII-AVANTHA Centre for Competitiveness was the resource person. The Master Class discussed on the meaning of 5S and its methodologies. 5S is a philosophy and a way of organizing and managing the workspace and work flow with the intent to improve efficiency by eliminating waste. The key targets of 5S are workplace morale and efficiency. Senior and middle level managers, Project Engineers, Quality Assurance Managers, Maintenance Personnel and Engineers associated with R&D, Production, Operation and Maintenance functional domiains of diverse industry sectors were the key audience.
Meat and Poultry Conference
CII – FACE (Food and Agriculture Centre of Excellence) organized its first Meat and Poultry Summit on 25-26 February, 2013 at New Delhi, in partnership with Ministry of Food Processing, Government of India, keeping in view the opportunities and challenges faced by different stake holders in the meat and poultry supply chain. The Summit offered a platform for sharing of knowledge and best practices and for providing relevant inputs to policy makers in taking forward the initiatives aimed at developing the meat and poultry sector.
Human Resources (HR): New Vistas in Project Management – Igniting Human Potential
CII organised an Online Master Class on "New Vistas in Project Management – Igniting Human Potential" on 22 February, 2013. Mr Venkatachaliah B, PMCoE, Infosys and Mr Ravi Kanniganti, MBA, PMP were the resource persons. The session dwelt on the key theme that breakthrough and complex projects and programmes are collaborative endeavours. Two major constituents, ie., the “human element” and “power of effective collaboration” were touched upon through interactive discussions and scenarios. The online session was based on the premises that the larger and complex a project becomes, the delivery capability of each individual team member is put to increasingly difficult tests. To succeed in them, p
2nd International Seminar on " Army Air Defence in 21st Century"
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in partnership with Directorate General of Army Air Defence organized the 2nd International Seminar on “Army Air Defence in 21st Century” on 20 February 2013 at Kothari Auditorium, DRDO Bhavan, New Delhi.
Partnership Summit 2013
The three day event which commenced on January 27, 2013, was the 19th edition of this summit, and was inaugurated by His Excellency Mohammad Hamid Ansari, Vice President of India. The deliberations of the Summit preceded under the overarching theme “Global Partnerships for Enduring Growth”.
CII-Conference on “Riding the Next Wave of Green Practices”
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Goa Chapter has taken the initiative to advance the Green Practices in Goa through the involvement of stakeholders of the industry. CII sensitizes key stakeholders to embrace Green practices and facilitates market transformation, paving way for India to become one of the global leaders in Green businesses. Towards this the Government of Goa and CII Goa Chapter had organized a one-day conference on "Riding the Next Wave of Green Practices" on 19 January 2013 at Panaji Goa.
CEOs ROUNDTABLE ON RADIO
CII organized the first of its kind CEOs Roundtable on Radio focusing on the next steps for growth of the radio industry in India on 21 December 2012 at New Delhi. The roundtable saw the presence of the biggest names in the industry including Prashant Pandey, CEO, Radio Mirchi; Anurradha Prasad, President, AROI and CMD, B.A.G. Networks; Sunit Tandon, Director General, Indian Institute of Mass Communication, along with senior representation from the government.
Debate on Sports in India
CII Organized a Debate on Sports on 21 December, 2012 at New Delhi. The format was new – a contest – with Speakers for and against the motion. Each speaker was introduced by the moderator and were given 3 minutes to speak. Then the debate was opened to the audience.
Financial Distribution Summit 2012
CII had organised the Financial Distribution Summit, CII’s National Flagship Summit on the financial distribution community on 19 December 2012 at Hotel The Lalit, Sahar Road, Andheri (E), Mumbai under the Chairmanship of Mr C Jayaram, Joint Managing Director, Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd. This national initiative was supported by Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd. (BSE), Central Depository Services (India) Ltd. (CDSL), Foundation of Independent Financial Advisors (FIFA), Insurance Brokers Association of India (IBAI), Life Insurance Council, National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM)....
11th Manufacturing Summit 2012
The 11th edition of CII’s flagship event, for the Indian Manufacturing Sector, the Manufacturing Summit 2012, is scheduled for 17th & 18th December 2012, at Mumbai. Over the past two decades, China''s manufacturing sector has proven to be a great growth story relying primarily on its strength in the manufacturing sector. Output across sectors like auto, steel, energy have witnessed jumps of 2-5X over the past decade alone in China. Indian manufacturing has grown by a slower amount at around 9% over the last decade. Over the last year, the growth has slowed down even more to less than 5%.
Conference on Ports & Logistics
CII Andhra Pradesh is organized a one day Conference on Ports and Logistics with the theme “Investment Scenario and Opportunities for Ports & Logistics Sectors in India” on 17 December 2012 at Visakhapatnam with KPMG India as our Knowledge Partner for the conference. Ports on the East coast are expected to play a significant role in the growth of Indian Ports sector, with share of traffic expected to increase from 23% in 2010 to 34% in 2014 driven by rising trade with other Asian economies.
Manufacturing: Kaizen
Business worldwide is focusing today on sharpening strategies, reducing costs, improving quality and increasing production. In its pursuance towards enhancing Competitiveness in Indian Industry, CII (Southern Region) is organizing a series of Online Master Classes on World Class Manufacturing Practices. The Session on "Kaizen" was held on 27 November 2012.
Manufacturing - Total Employee Involvement – TQM/TPM
Business worldwide is focusing today on sharpening strategies, reducing costs, improving quality and increasing production. In its pursuance towards enhancing Competitiveness in Indian Industry, CII organized an Online Master Class on World Class Manufacturing Practices on Total Employee Involvement – TQM/TPM on 4 December, 2012. Mr Narasimhan who is an MBA in Human Resource and National certificate holder in Supervisory development from National Productivity Council was the faculty. He is with WABCO TVS (Sundaram Clayton Ltd) Chennai from 1971.He has worked with Prof Kurahara, Prof. Washio, Prof Tsuda and TPM gurus: Mr Yamaguchi and Mr Mihara San. He is Hony Secretary and Executive comm
National Conference on Emerging Opportunities for the Capital Goods Industry
CII organized CII National Conference on Emerging Opportunities for the Capital Goods Industry on 26 November, 2012 at New Delhi.
NR Convergence Summit (Content, Data & Entertainment)
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) along with Protiviti Consulting Private Limited India as the Knowledge Partner organised the 1st edition of the Convergence Summit on Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at New Delhi. The theme for the summit was “Content, Data and Entertainment: Exploring the Changing Landscape and Business Model.” The attempt was to envisage the future scope of the industry in services that are yet to take the real leap and can make it a sustainable and profitable industry.
Seminar on Agricultural Warehousing
Confederation of Indian Industry – Andhra Pradesh organized a Seminar on Agricultural Warehousing with an objective to address on the opportunities in warehouse sector; issues and challenges in warehousing, on 9 November, 2012 at Hyderabad. The seminar focused on: ? The warehousing sector – Opportunities and challenges ? Latest technology & infrastructure development in building warehouse ? Scheme for Financing Warehousing Infrastructure under Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF) ? Leading practices in warehousing and logistics ? Financial support to Public Private Partnership (PPP) in Infrastructure Around 100 members participants in the Seminar.
University-Industry Congress: 4th Global Higher Education Summit
CII organized AICTE-CII University-Industry Congress 2012 & 4th Global Higher Education Summit on 8-9 November, 2012 at New Delhi.
CII National Quality Summit 2012
CII organized CII National Quality Summit 2012 with the theme "Innovation of Quality-Quality of Innovation on 2-3 November, 2012 at Bangalore.
India 'The Big Picture' Summit
CII organized ‘India-The Big Picture’ CII- Media & Entertainment Summit 2012 Roadmap for a USD 100 bn Industry on 29 – 30 October 2012 at New Delhi.
Health & Hospital Conclave 2012
After the tremendous success of the First edition of Health & Hospital Conclave 2011, CII announced the 2nd edition of “Health & Hospital Conclave 2012” scheduled on 27th & 28th October 2012 at Gujarat University Exhibition Hall, Ahmedabad, Gujarat. The Conclave held concurrent to the “Hospital Tech 2012” Exhibition at the same venue. As we all are aware, Healthcare is fast emerging as one of the most progressive and largest service sector in India. In fact, it seems to be the next big sector after IT and Manufacturing.
Clean Coal India 2012, summit
CII organized Clean Coal Technology Summit 2012 on Thursday, 4 October 2012 at New Delhi to discuss the issues related to Renovation & Modernization, Gasification and other Combustion and End-of-Pipe technologies. The need to mitigate environmental impacts has driven the development of a variety of technologies designed to burn coal more cleanly and efficiently.
3rd CII National HR Conclave 2012
The 3rd CII National HR Conclave 2012, with a focus on Future of Talent Management – Driving Greater Growth & Governance on 4 October 2012 at New Delhi organized by CII. The annual conclave, third in the series, explored the role of HR in talent management, and in driving greater growth and governance. The 3rd CII National HR Excellence Award 2012 process culminated in presentation of prizes to the winners at the the conclave.
Safety Symposium & Exposition 2012
CII organized the Safety Symposium and Exposition on Towards Optimising Safety for CSR & Sustainability on 4-5 October, 2012 at Kolkata. Indian industry has grown over the years in terms of diversity, product quality and production capacity. This is corroborated by the fact that the country is poised to assume the status of a strong economy in another ten to fifteen years.
6th Health Insurance Summit
CII has organized its annual programme on Health Insurance, the 6th Health Insurance Summit on 3rd October 2012 in New Delhi with the theme “Payor & Provider Collaboration: Enhancing Customer Experience”. The programme was focused on the Payor & Provider Collaboration, in terms of finding long lasting solutions for existing pain points and aspiring for mutual growth. The summit was also an opportunity to identify the mechanisms for closer association of Insurers & Providers for better patient delivery.
Broadband Summit 2012
Broadband Summit 2012 with the theme “Broadband Ecosystem for Inclusive Growth” held on 20 - 21st December 2012 at Bangalore. India is going through an unprecedented phase of challenges and myriad opportunities to support equitable and sustainable proliferation of Broadband in the country.
8th CII Corporate Governance Summit
The growing reach of regulations, aspirational best practices and growing demands of stakeholders is contributing to the continued evolution of the subject of corporate governance worldwide. Corporate events coupled with dynamic shifts in the economic and business cycles are leading to newer and innovative regulatory responses, theories and facets. Not only this, they are also leading to an increase in the domain of what constitutes governance in current times. Different countries, jurisdictions, companies and practices are contributing to this overall advancement – thanks to information technology which now enables news to travel faster and reach more people than ever before.
6th International Conference on Anti-counterfeiting & Anti-piracy
Counterfeiting and Piracy are two of the fastest growing economic crimes in the world today. They threaten the economies of developed and developing countries alike, undermine trading relations, endanger public health and safety and affect new investment for economic growth. They affect all categories of products, but the impact is very high in sectors / product categories like fast moving consumer goods, pharmaceuticals, electronics, automobile and aircraft parts, music, publishing, software, telecom, cosmetics, personal care, beverages etc.
2nd Green Manufacturing Summit
Efficient usage of the available natural resources, energy and power resources, minimise waste generation, recycling and adopting green manufacturing have become the expected areas of work for Indian manufacturing industry today for achieving ecological sustainability. Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organized the 2nd International Green Manufacturing Summit on 31 August 2012 in cooperation with the Organisation of Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), Business and Industry Advisory Committee to OECD (BIAC) in New Delhi.
8th India Innovation Summit 2012 - "India Innovates for the World"
The 8th India Innovation Summit 2012 with a focus on "India Innovates for the World" was organized by CII on 30-31 August, 2012 at Bangalore. “India innovates for the world" is the theme of 8th India Innovation Summit and this topic is driven by the latest trends in the innovation domain where nations like India are gaining importance as a source for innovative products and services for the world. The growth and success of India as a growing market has attracted international & domestic corporations to innovate for this region.
Cold Chain Summit 2012
The Cold Chain Summit 2012 was organized by CII on 29-30 August, 2012 at New Delhi. At the inaugural of the 4th Cold Chain Summit 2012, organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in association with Ministry of Agriculture, and Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Dr. Saumitra Chaudhuri, Member Planning Commission invited as the Chief Guest, pointed out that there are multiple challenges in developing the cold chain sector and hence there doesn’t exist one single solution. It will be necessary to address the individual issues given the complexities of the cold chain sector.
Export Summit
The 3rd CII Export Summit addressed the issues of increasing exports. It was organized on 28 August at New Delhi with the theme, ‘Repositioning in the emerging global value chain”. The Export Summit was addressed by Mr S R Rao, Commerce Secretary, Dr Anup K Pujari, DGFT, Mr Anup Wadhawan, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Pradeep K Chandra, Principal Secretary, Andhra Pradesh, Mr T C A Ranganathan, CMD, EXIM Bank, Mr N Shankar, CMD, ECGC, Mr Jianye Wang, Chief Economist, EXIM Bank of China.
National Marketing Summit-2012
CII organized the 12th CII National Marketing Summit 2012 “Who Says Elephants Can't Dance: Marketing to a Billion” on 27-28 August, 2012 at Mumbai. The Indian market is surging ahead, riding high growth rates despite challenges like the slowdown of global markets. This is the unanimous view of the captains of the Indian industry who shared the dais on Confederation of Indian Industry’s (CII) flagship event, the ‘Marketing Summit 2012’.
The HR Conclave 2012
CII Andhra Pradesh has organized the ninth edition of the HR Conclave 2012 with the theme Leading in Uncertainty on 24th August 2012 in Hyderabad. The objective was the Conclave was to deliberate on how HR can be a Change Catalyst in the uncertain times and help the Management and organizations in leading the smooth journey.
5th Medical Technology Conference : Emerging Medical Technologies - Enabling and Transforming Healthcare Delivery
CII organized the 5th Medical Technology Conference on 24 August, 2012 at New Delhi. The Indian Medical Technology industry has taken impressive strides in recent years. Growing at a CAGR of 15.6%, the size of the industry is expected to touch $14 billion by 2020 from current levels of $ 3 billion. Besides basic economic fundamentals, a key growth driver is the increase in the overall healthcare industry, which in turn is driven by an increased burden of lifestyle diseases, higher public spending, private investments in healthcare and increased penetration of health insurance.
MSME Conclave 2012
CII Southern Region organized a Regional MSME Conclave on 22nd & 23rd August 2012 at Hilton Hotel, Guindy, Chennai. The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector has been recognized as engine of growth all over the world. Apart from supporting large industries, MSMEs serve as a breeding ground for innovation and adaptation. MSMEs thus can be looked upon as a source of constant renewal in commerce and industry and as a wellspring of competition and dynamism. Consequent to the increased globalisation of the Indian economy, MSMEs are required to face new challenges.
15th Insurance Summit
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organized its flagship event in the insurance domain -15th Insurance Summit on 6 August 2012 at Mumbai. Mr J Hari Narayan, Chairman, IRDA was the Chief Guest and delivered the Inaugural Keynote Address. Mr Yogesh Agarwal, Chairman, PFRDA has also addressed at the Summit in an Exclusive Session. Mr S B Mathur, Secretary General, Life Insurance Council and Mr R Chandrasekaran, Secretary General, General Insurance Council has also delivered Special Address at the Summit.
FoodCon 2012 : Conference on Advanced Technologies for Global Food Market
The third edition of FoodCon 2012 was organized by the Tamil Nadu Technology Development & Promotion of CII on 27 July at Chennai. The event focused on fostering new business opportunities and technology platforms for small agro enterprises and enabling them to benefit from the growing market opportunities in the agro food sector, domestically and internationally. The conference created linkages between corporate entities and agro–SMEs, producer’s groups through networking activities.
Power Plant Summit 2012
The CII-Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre [CII-Godrej GBC] is promoting the concept of “Make Indian thermal power plants world class”. The main objective was to bring the industry together to exchange views and encounter new technologies, facilitate continuous performance improvement in thermal power plants and thereby achieve world class standards.
Green Power 2012
CII in its efforts to promote the adoption of Renewable Energy technologies in the country has partnered with the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India to organise the 11th edition of Green Power 2012 on 5-6 July 2012 at Ahmedabad. Green Power 2012 brought together different stakeholders to create an excellent platform for high level networking and business development in the renewable energy sector.
Cloud Summit 2012-"Enabling the Cloud Revolution"
Cloud Summit 2012 'Enabling the cloud revolution', aims to bring users, providers and experts of cloud at one platform. The proposed dialogue is to lead us in our endeavor to utilize cloud computing technology towards inclusive growth. The Information Technology (IT) industry across the world has been transformed by arrival of Cloud computing technologies. It has not only shifted the paradigm in delivery of IT services but also altered revenue models for service providers.
VSME Batch 3
CII in partnership with Ministry of MSME, NSIC, NMCC and JICA launched “1000 Visionary SME Programme” on 17th July 2013 at New Delhi. The focus was to identify those locomotive companies who are key contributors to the growth of GDP.
CII's BANKing TECH Summit 2012:"Carving a New Path through Innovation"
Confederation of Indian Industry organised Banking Tech Summit with the theme “Carving a New Path through Innovation” on 28 June 2012 at Crystal Room, The Taj Mahal Palace, Apollo Bunder, Mumbai. The objective of the summit was to discuss the challenges faced by the industry today and how best to channelise innovations in technology to adopt a sustainable and inclusive growth strategy.
CII Real Estate Conclave 2012:"Conservation, Consolidation and Growth"
Confederation of Indian Industry organised The Real Estate Conclave with the theme Conservation, Consolidation and Growth on 22 June 2012: Regal Room, Hotel Trident, Nariman Point, Mumbai. The objective of the conclave is to discuss realty sector-related issues such as high cost of labour, inputs and finance and regulatory delays, among others. Besides, the meet will discuss aligning real estate development pipeline with portfolio management strategies of corporate occupiers, present and future of investable asset classes, safeguarding returns from luxury, mid-segment and affordable segments, among others.
Mutual Fund Summit 2012:“Indian Mutual fund Industry: Is there a silver lining?”
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the 8th Mutual Fund Summit 2012 on 21st June, 2012 at Trident Hotel, Mumbai. The objective of the summit was to bring together cross currents of opinions, views and ideas, inherent to the Mutual Fund Industry, as it prepares to meet new challenges and imperatives. Major objectives: 1) Incentivisation Strategies in a Changed Distribution Landscape 2) Exploring Emerging Opportunities with New Products 3) Strategies to help the Industry claim its Rightful Share of the Long Term Investible Surplus of the Investor
Estate South 2012 - "Accelerating the Growth"
Confederation of Indian Industry organised 6th Edition of Estate South 2012 with the theme “Accelerating Growth” on 4th May, 2012 at Hotel Hilton, Chennai. The objective of the event was to highlight various issues that deter the development of Indian Real Estate sector and to provide a platform to seek inputs from various stakeholders with a view to formulate strategies to respond to these issues
Steel Summit 2012- Indian Steel : Global Competitiveness and Local Efficiencies
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the Steel Summit 2012 on 30th April, 2012 at ITC Maurya, New Delhi. The objective of the summit was to focus on the Indian Steel Industry which is well placed to reach its production target of 200 million tones by the year 2020.
Conference on "Thriving in an Imbalanced World”
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the Southern Region- Annual Regional Meeting on 24th March 2012 at Taj Coromandel,Chennai.Today’s business leaders face a radically altered socio-economic, political and business landscape. Not only has the overall global growth slowed down, the growth pattern itself has become more uneven. A “two-speed” world is emerging, characterized by significantly slower growth in the developed economies of Europe, North America and Japan, and continuing fast growth in the rapidly developing economies of China, India and Brazil.
Union Budget 2012-13
Proceedings & Summary of the Budget Viewing Session organised by CII in Delhi on 17 March 2012. Commenting on the Budget presented by the Finance Minister, CII President Mr. Muthuraman said that the Budget had many growth oriented measures and has also made efforts towards fiscal consolidation. In particular, the timely focus on the infrastructure sector is welcome. An area of concern for industry is the increase in excise duty and service tax from 10% to 12%. At a time when industry is already facing huge increases in input cost, this will further add to the burden. It is possible that this may not yield the revenue that the Minister is looking for and instead result in further slowdown in
5th CII Global Summit on Skill Development-"Building sustainability and scalability through international partnerships”
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the 5th Global Summit on Skill Development on 21st & 22nd of February 2012 at Chennai Trade Centre, Chennai with the theme “Building sustainability and scalability through international partnerships”. The objective of the summit was to challenge conventional wisdom and enable skill development fraternity to think differently about skills for the future -in India and to get clear views and opinions from multinational and Indian companies on their skill agendas
National Retail Summit 2012:“Realizing the Indian Consumption Potential in Retail”
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the National Retail Summit with the theme “Realizing the Indian Consumption Potential in Retail” on 16th of February, 2012 at Hotel InterContinental The LaLit: Mumbai.The objective of the Retail Summit was to focus on “Realizing the Indian Consumption Potential in Retail”. The Retail sector can play a major role in helping realize this potential through providing distribution access, affordable products and generating employment to drive this consumption.
FMCG Summit-“Realizing the Indian Consumption Opportunity Key Trends Shaping the Evolution”
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the National FMCG Summit with the theme “Realizing the Indian Consumption Opportunity: Key Trends Shaping the Evolution” on 16th of February, 2012 at Hotel InterContinental The LaLit: Mumbai.The Objective of the FMCG Summit was to help FMCG players to understand the potential that the Indian market holds and understand the key drivers behind the same.
The Partnership Summit 2012:"New Age Innovation Partnerships"
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the 16th edition of Partnership Summit with the theme "New Age Innovation Partnerships" on 11th – 13th January 2012 at Hyderabad International Convention Centre, Hyderabad.The objective of the summit provide a platform for exploring the various facets of innovation that can drive future global growth and the roles that India can play in fostering and strengthening the forces of such innovation.
11 CII-NID Design Summit 2011:"Design Innovation"
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the 11th CII NID Design Summit with the theme “ Design Innovation” on 8th and 9th December, 2011 at Hotel Lalit, New Delhi. The objective of the summit was to focus on the importance of design and identifying it as one of the key element and a fundamental building block for Indian economy
International Symposium on Solid Waste Management
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the International Symposium on Solid Waste Management 2011 with the theme “Sustainable Solutions for Clean and Green Earth ” on 6th – 7th December, 2011, Taj Krishna Hyderabad. The objective of the symposium was to discuss several aspects of Solid Waste Management such as: Status of Solid Waste Management in India, Environmental Impact, Technologies available for Waste Minimization and Utilization, Energy from Waste, Modern Techniques of Waste Management, Innovative Solutions, Sustainable Solutions, successful Public Private Partnerships etc.
8th India Health Summit:"Universal Healthcare – Addressing the Unfinished Agenda"
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the 8th India Health Summit with the theme "Universal Healthcare – Addressing the Unfinished Agenda" on 1- 2 December 2011, Hotel ‘The Lalit’, New Delhi. The objective of the summit was to discuss and identify healthcare as a main focus area because of its overriding importance to the national economy. The contribution of Healthcare to Indian GDP has risen in over the years and this sector has the potential to be an engine of growth for the nation as it can create 70 million to 80 million jobs in the next 10 years and adding 2 to 3 per cent annually to GDP.
3rd Capital Market Summit:"Deepening Capital Market for Financing Growth"
Confederation of Indian Industry organised 3rd Capital Market Summit on 29th November, 2011 at Taj Mahal Palace and Tower, Mumbai.Capital Market in India has been through several stages of development and is known globally as one of the well governed and efficient market for equities among the emerging economies. While there is a strong need to channelise domestic savings into the market to bring in higher liquidity in the cash market, focus on removal of tax distortions, and promoting vibrancy in the corporate bond market, especially the rupee convertible market is needed to finance India’s growth.
Bio-Energy Summit 2011:"Enabling Sustainable Energy Access for India"
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the Bio Energy Summit 2011 with the theme “Enabling Sustainable Energy Access for India” on 29th November,2011 at Hotel Taj Palace, New Delhi. Was to focus on sensitsing key stake holders in the Government and the Bio- Energy Industry about a holistic approach covering various forms of solids, liquids and gaseous of processed Bio Resource.
14th CII Insurance Summit:"Securing the Unsecured: Opportunities and Challenges"
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the 14th Insurance Summit on 16th November, 2011 at Vivanta by Taj, Cuffe Parade, Mumbai. The objective of the summit was to focus on the Indian insurance sector which has immense potential to make considerable contributions to growth of the economy and also to secure the lives of the population given the vast untapped market.
National Conference on Civil Aviation :"The Decade Ahead"
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the National Conference on Civil Aviation: The Decade Ahead on 31st October, 2011 at ITC Maurya, New Delhi. The booming economy, growth in tourism industry, increase in low cost carriers, growing bilateral agreements and liberalized policy has immensely contributed towards achieving an unprecedented growth in aviation sector in India in recent times. The objective of the conference was to highlight about Growing Airlines Industry, Expanding Airport Capacity, and Emerging Opportunities in Aviation Industry
Green Building Congress 2011
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the 9th Edition Green Building Congress 2011, on 20 & 21 October 2011 at Pragati Maidan , New Delhi. The event mainly focused on architectural perspectives in green buildings, national & international experiences in green building concepts, global & national trends, green building rating systems, building materials, equipments & technologies as well as public Policies
International Railway Conference 2011:'Rail Transportation in India: Moving to the Next Orbit'
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the International Rail Conference on 28 September, 2011 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The objective of the conference was to Showcase the large-scale business opportunity in rail transportation sector, Discuss trends and developments in Indian railways in operation parameters, Highlight the railway’s vision in freight management and passenger services and Provide a platform for exchange of views, ideas and business opportunities among the global / domestic industry and Indian railways.
7th CII International Corporate Governance Summit
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the 7th International Corporate Governance Summit 2011 on 13 September, 2011, Hotel Trident, Nariman Point, Mumbai. The objective of the summit was to address the need for balancing regulatory requirements & voluntary initiatives and also deliberate on the international experience.
National Conference on Infrastructure Financing:"Creating an Enabling Framework for 1 Trillion $ Investment in Next 5 year"
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the National Conference on Infrastructure Financing on 13th September, 2011 at Hotel Taj Mahal, Mansingh Road, New Delhi. The objective of the conference was to focus on the Institutional framework to enhance level of private sector participation to 50% of the total requirement and Need & Reform in Institutional framework and regulatory architecture for channelizing fund in to infrastructure from banks and financial institutions, PE fund, corporate bond market etc.
Seventh India Innovation Summit 2011:‘Making Bangalore the Innovation hub of Asia’
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the Seventh India Innovation Summit on 8-9 September at Hotel Leela Palace, Bangalore. The objective of the summit was to provide an ideal platform for Indian Industry to understand the various nuances of innovation, the critical role innovation plays in business success and the imperativeness for Indian industry to embed innovation across its spectrum of business activities and processes. The Summit will present the latest trends in the innovation domain, case studies on best practices and experiences highlighting the importance of drawing back the attention of the world towards Bangalore as Innovation / knowledge hub of Asia.
International Conference on Dairy : Towards Raising Milk Productivity - Sharing International Experiences
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the International Conference on Dairy on 30, August, 2011 at Hotel Le Meridien, New Delhi. The objective of the conference was to Bridge the gap between milk production and domestic demand through raising milk productivity of milch animals, identifying the opportunities and strategic thrust areas to share global technologies / innovations / practices and to understand and appreciate the emerging opportunities in the dairy sector both domestically and globally. The conference served as a platform towards the sharing of perspectives with business and stakeholders already active in this sector with special reference to raising milk productivity. Furthe
Life Science Conclave 2011:"Enabling Growth through collaborative R&D and Technology Transfer"
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the Life Science Conclave 2011 with the theme “Enabling Growth through collaborative R&D and technology transfer” on 29 and 30 August, 2011 at Hotel Lalit, New Delhi. The objective of the conclave was to discuss the role of key factors towards realizing India's potential in R&D and making it a hub of pharma and biotech innovation.
4th Medical Technology Conference-"Medical Technology:Accelerating Affordable and Accessible Quality Health Care in India"
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the 4th Medical Technology Conference on 24 August, 2011 at Hotel Lalit, New Delhi. The objective of the Conference was to examine the opportunities and challenges the medical industry faces today towards creation of greater accessibility, affordability and availability of technology to deliver effective healthcare in India. Key to these are creating a bigger domestic manufacturing footprint and enabling local industry growth, building a strong and sustainable regulatory platform, leveraging and building technology for greater accessibility as well as the requisite pool to meet the ever-growing demand.
Seminar on Doing Business with China
A Seminar on “Doing Business with China” was held on 25th July 2011 at Hotel Hilton, Chennai to create awareness about the latest developments in China and emerging business and investment opportunities for Indian businesses. The key topics discussed in this Seminar include Overview of Chinese economy and its growth; India-China Trade: Emerging opportunities & Business potential; Modes of setting up operations in China – Basic business laws & tax regulations; Financing options for doing business in China; Experience sharing of Indian and Chinese companies; Business opportunities for Indian companies in key sectors.
Panel Discussion on "Corruption Free India - A Reality"
A Panel Discussion on "Corruption Free India - A Reality" was organised in Chennai on 12th July 2011. The objective of organising of this panel discussion was to initiate a dialogue with the stakeholders and to obtain their views on three aspects like: General experiences of corruption and possible solutions§ Ideas on reforms – administrative, judicial, police (to curb corruption)§ Role of States§ Eminent speakers including Mr N Gopalaswami, Former Chief Election Commissioner, Mr N Vittal, Central Vigilance Commissioner participated in this panel discussion.
The India Finance Forum 2011
The 5th Edition of The India Finance Forum 2011 was organized by CII in the backdrop of the drastic economic changes and financial innovations, in the national, State and corporate levels. The theme of the two-day forum was `Transformation for Dynamic Growth’. In different sessions discussions lead by experts were held on major topics like `Funding for growth- innovative financing’; `Corporate governance for value creation’; Financial convergence’; System and technology for adopting to the future.
National Marketing Summit 2011 - ‘Elephants Can Dance – New Ways to Market a New India’ - Digital Library
Confederation of Indian Industry organised Eleventh Marketing Summit on 31 March – 1 April 2011 at Intercontinental The LaLit, in Mumbai. The objective of the Summit was to bring together leading authorities from Industry over two days to engage and empower professionals by providing Insights and exploring ideas on how to effectively combine the power of marketing and advertising to meet the challenges brought about by a vibrant and complex market place and consumer demands unique to India .
National Retail Summit 2011 - 'Modern Retail: Driving Inclusive and Profitable Growth'
Confederation of Indian Industry organized the National Retail Summit, 2011 at Hotel Taj Lands End, in Mumbai on 2nd February,2011. The objective of the Summit was to serve as a springboard for ideas and allow leaders and practitioners in the retail sector to learn from each other as well as from the best in the world to drive growth that is both inclusive and profitable at the same time. A Special Session on FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods) was also a part of Retail Summit with the objective to help FMCG players understand the consumer and arm them with ideas that could enable them to compete in the disruptive environment that is likely to unfold
India Maritime Technology Conference 2011 (IMTC)
Confederation of Indian Industry and National Maritime Foundation (NMF) had jointly hosted the first ever India Maritime Technology Conference (IMTC 2011) on January 21 & 22 at the National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT), Chennai. An appropriate theme was “Sharpening India’s Sea Vision” to coincide with the Maritime Agenda 2010 – 2020 released by the Union Minister of Shipping, Mr G K Vasan on January 13, 2011.

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19th Insurance Summit
4th National Standards Conclave
DEFCOM INDIA 2017
Seminar on GST Implications - Industry Perspective: Gearing up for the Change
DEFTECH 2016
TIDES - The Leadership Summit
11th International Conference on Energising Indian Aerospace Industry
Army Seminar on Make Projects & Launch of Army Design Bureau and Indian Army Make in India Website
Seminar on OFB – Industry Partnership for Vendor Development and Outsourcing by OFs
SESSION ON ‘MAKE’ PROCEDURE (DPP 2016) AND POTENTIAL PROJECTS UNDER ‘MAKE’ CATEGORY
CII Smart City Investors Meet
AMICOM2016
Global Exhibition on Services 2016
Seminar on "Make in India for Indian Air Force through Innovation / Indigenisation"
Annual General Meeting and National Conference 2016
Partnership Summit 2016
South Asia Economic Conclave
CII 14th Manufacturing Summit 2015 - Future of Indian Manufacturing : Bridging the Gap
CII 9th CFO Summit 2015
Conference on Financing Infrastructure
10th International Conference on Energising Indian Aerospace Industry
CII Agri Technology and Mechanization Summit 2015
8th Medical Technology Conference
Financial Inclusion Summit
Nutrition Conclave
Green Buildtech Conference
CII 17th Insurance Summit
2nd edition of Conference on Inclusive Development and Sustainability : Responsible Growth-Towards a Sustainable Future
Leading by Design - CXO's Session
3rd National NCD Summit 2015
11th India Innovation Summit 2015
Edu Summit 2015
SEMINAR ON CORROSION MANAGEMENT
Africa Seminar Series- The Land of Unexplored Potential: Trade and Investment Opportunities of Indian Companies
CII (WR) 7th Real Estate Conclave 2015
National Conference on Financial Reporting
Conference on Smart & Liveable Cities - 6th Edition of Infra Conclave Rajasthan
Enviro Tech 2015
Steel Mart 2015
Realty 2015
6th edition of MainTech 2015
GBC
Indian Navy - CII Seminar on ‘Innovation and Indigenisation - Sailing Towards Self-Reliance'
CII Northern Region Inter Industry Competition on Environment, Health and Safety Management- (EHS) For manufacturing & services enterprises
Seminar on Global Defence Supply Chain
Health & Immunization Conference 2015
CII 11th Mutual Fund Summit 2015
Interactive Session with Southern Railways- Business opportunities
16th DEFENCE ACQUISITION MANAGEMENT COURSE
Standards Conclave 2015 Role of Standards in International Trade and use as Non-Tariff Measures Challenges and Opportunities
CII 2nd FARM2FORK 2015 - Seminar cum Exposition on Food Processing & Agribusiness Potential of Odisha
FOOD CONCLAVE 2015.
'Sustainable Food Value Chain for Climate Smart Agriculture'
National Summit on CSR
CII 9th BANKing TECH Summit 2015
6th Capital Markets Summit
Knowledge Management Summit-2015
CII National Conference on MSME Funding
TN Manufacturing Summit-6th Edition
CII Southern Region organized 6th Edition TN Manufacturing Summit - Make in India : Destination Tamil Nadu on 4 March, 2015 at Chennai.
International Conference on Integrated & Collaborative solutions for a Water Secure Future
WATER INDIA 2015, a major initiative on Water which was organized by CII from 26-27th February 2015 in New Delhi, which gave an opportunity to companies in the Water sector to showcase their innovative products and services. Water India 2015 comprised an exhibition as well as an International Conference on Integrated & Collaborative Solutions for a Water secure Future”.
International Conference on Zero Defect Manufacturing
National Arogya 2015
Confederation of Indian Industry in association with Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India, and Department of Ayurved and Indian Medicine, Government of Rajasthan organized NATIONAL AROGYA 2015– Comprehensive Health Fair on Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha & Homoeopathy from 13 – 16 February 2015 at SMS Investment Ground, Rambagh Circle, Jaipur, Rajasthan.
School Excellence Conclave
CII organized the School Excellence Conclave on 12 February, 2015 at Ahmedabad. The Conclave aimed to provide an opportunity for dialogue among the stakeholders and service providers to share their challenges and avenues explored in teacher empowerment in school education. This was also enabled educators to enrich their knowledge and perspective on effective student engagement strategies in the classroom and exposed educators to various enablers in teaching-learning and assessment of students.
CII National Risk Management Summit :De-Risking the Future of India Inc: 10-11 Febraury 2015 :Mumbai
Conference on Smart Urbanization 2015
Partnership Summit 2015
4th edition of CFO Conclave 2014
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organized 4th Edition of CFO Conclave 2014 on 19 December 2014 at Vadodara. The theme for conclave was “The Borderless CFO: Powering Growth in a Global Environment”, and it addressed all the challenges facing a modern, CFO and the opportunities they have to lead their organizations.
Brand Conclave 2014
CII Eastern Region organised the 13th edition of Brand Conclave in Kolkata. Jan-Benedict E. M. Steenkamp, C. Knox Massey Distinguished Professor of Marketing and Marketing Area Chair at the Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina, and Executive Director of AiMark conducted the day long workshop. The theme of the workshop was “Brand Breakout- How Indian Brands Can Go Global”.
Waste Management Summit 2014
CII-Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organized Waste Management Summit 2014: Resource Management for Sustainable Future’ on 16-17 December, 2014 at Mumbai.
CONNECT 2014 - Two day Conference and Exhibition on ICT
The thirteenth edition of CONNECT was held on 15th and 16th December 2014 at Chennai. This event was jointly organised by Government of Tamil Nadu and CII. The theme for this edition of CONNECT was “Digital Infrastructure: Enabling the World of Tomorrow” focusing on E commerce & Internet of Things and delve into how Digital Infrastructure would play a crucial role in the development of Smart Cities, healthcare, E-Commerce and its contribution to the entire world as a whole, policies and frameworks needed for ensuring the consistent growth of Digital Infrastructure.
CII Logistics Summit 'Developing Roadmap for Better Linkages'
CII organized Logistics Summit 'Developing Roadmap for Better Linkages' on 12th December, 2014 at Mumbai.
AP-TEC 2014
CII Andhra Pradesh organized AP-TEC 2014 on 6-8 December, 2014 at Guntur.
CII TN Finance Conclave
The third edition of “TN Finance Conclave” was organized on 04th December 2014 at Chennai with the theme “Role of CFOs for Business Transformation”.
Global Mining Summit 2014
Global Mining Summit 2014 organised on 3-4 December, 2014 at Kolkata by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in association with the Union Ministry of Mines, Coal and Steel, supported by Coal India, speakers at the summit called for deeper and stronger synergies between global industry players in this sector.
Conference on Building World Class Manufacturing
CII organized a Conference on Building World Class Manufacturing: With Zero Effect and Zero Defect on 3rd December 2014 in Delhi.
Conclave on Sustainable Growth for MSMEs Focus: Mitigating Environment Footprint
CII Northern Region organized Conclave on Sustainable Growth for MSMEs Focus: Mitigating Environment Footprint on 28 November, 2014 at Haridwar.
DEFCOM INDIA-2014
CII organized DEFCOM INDIA 2014 on 17-18 November, 2014 at New Delhi.
CII 13th Manufacturing Summit 2014 - Making 'Make in India' a Reality
CII organized 13th Manufacturing Summit 2014 - Making 'Make in India' a Reality on 14 November, 2014 at Mumbai.
Finance & Investment Summit 2014
CII Northern Region organized Finance & Investment Summit 2014 on 14 October, 2014 at New Delhi.
Conference on Approach to Integrated Maritime Systems (AIMS 2014)
CII organized Conference on Approach to Integrated Maritime Systems (AIMS 2014) on 9-10 October, 2014 at Chennai.
Gujarat Manufacturing Show 2014
In line with Mission Plan Document of Department of Heavy Industry on Indian Electrical Equipment Sector, Gujarat Manufacturing Show 2014, was organized as a two days of conference and exhibition on 19-20 September 2014 at Ahmedabad, focusing on implementing the national document at western region (Gujarat, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, etc) perspective.
9th International Conference on Energizing Indian Aerospace Industry
Confederation of Indian Industry, in association with the Centre for Air Power Studies (CAPS) organised the 9th International Conference on Energizing Indian Aerospace Industry on 10-11 September 2014 at New Delhi.
Steel Tube Conference
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organized a National Conference on “Steel Tube Industry: The Emerging Demand Scenario and Growth Potential” on 9th September 2014 at New Delhi.
Andhra Pradesh - Canada Infrastructure Conclave
CII Andhra Pradesh in association with the Canadian Trade Office,Hyderabad, organized “Andhra Pradesh – Canada Infrastructure Conclave” on 2nd September 2014 in Visakhapatnam. The participation of a Business Delegation from Canada in the area of Infrastructure with an objective to explore business and collaboration opportunities in the State of Andhra Pradesh.
Edu Summit 2014
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in partnership with National Skill Development Agency (NSDA) & Govt of Haryana organized the 4th Edition of Edu Summit on Monday, 1 September 2014 at CII NR Headquarters, Chandigarh. The theme of the summit was Aligning education with the National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF). NSQF was launched in December 2013 to address the need to align the supply of skills through education and training to the requirements of the employers. The framework will map all the recognized qualifications into a unified framework that will be based on competence. Therefore, the mode of acquiring these competencies - through vocation training or education - becom
Tenth India Innovation Summit 2014
The tenth edition of the India Innovation summit was held in Bangalore. The 2 day programme started on 8th August 2014, having more than eminent speakers, more than 25 media houses, Govt. Depts., trade officials, academia and industry delegates participating in the summit. Altogether, more than 550 participants participated in the Summit. The Innovation summit this year had 11 exhibition stalls. “Innovation for inclusive growth " was the theme of 10th India Innovation Summit, which highlighted latest trends in the innovation ecosystems for broader participation in the economic growth across the globe.
Conference on Achieving Excellence in Engineering Sector
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Punjab State Council organised a Conference on Achieving Excellence In Engineering Sector from hrs on 31st July 2014 at Ludhiana. The aim of the conference was to have focused deliberations on the topical issues which will work as enablers for achieving excellence in engineering / manufacturing sector that include Supply Chain Challenges in Engineering Sector; Modernizing Manufacturing; and Future of Manufacturing - Green and Innovative.
HR Conclave : Transforming Human Capital : The Way Forward
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Bihar State Office in association with NHRD Network , Patna Chapter organised “HR Conclave : Transforming Human Capital- The Way Forward” on 19 July 2014 at Patna. The objective of this conference was to focus on the evolving role of HR which has changed from merely trainer & recruiter to a boosting agent for an organization, an strategic business partner and a change agent.
Kerala Insurance Conclave
CII Southern Region organized Kerala Insurance Conclave on 18 July, 2014 at Cochin.
Conference on Cyber Security
The vast amount of data being generated in our technologically connected world presents cyber security concerns to all individuals and companies. The security of the data is under threat as vested interests are targeting this info. Incidents of attacks are being reported daily and even big corporations are vulnerable to such attacks. CII SR organized an one day conference on Cyber Security on 18 July at Hyderabad.
Financial Market Conclave
CII Eastern Region organised Financial Market Conclave on 28 June 2014 at Kolkata. The conference deliberated on the macroeconomic scenario and recent policy changes and how they can impact the financial sector – something all corporate leaders and retail investors closely follow.
Corporate Social Responsibility Summit
CII Northern Region organized Corporate Social Responsibility Summit on 20 June, 2014 at Gurgaon.
Conference on CSR Compliance & Way Forward
CII Uttar Pradesh organised Conference on CSR Compliance & Way Forward on 21 May 2014 at Lucknow.
Green Cementech 2014
In line with this objective, CII – Godrej GBC and Cement Manufacturers’ Association (CMA) under the chairmanship & guidance of Mr G Jayaraman, Executive President, Birla Corporation Limited, organized the 10th edition of “Green Cementech 2014” - two day conference & exposition on 15 & 16 May 2014 at Hyderabad.
Training Programme on Workplace Electrical Safety
CII Eastern Region organized a 1-day Training Programme on Workplace Electrical Safety on 29 April 2014 at Kolkata. This training programme provided a comprehensive overview of the fundamentals of electrical safety and a systematic set of principles for assessing and managing electrical safety in any business and across all sectors of industry and the public sector.
Seminar on Green Growth : Renewable Energy Opportunities in Haryana
CII had organized Seminar on Green Growth : Renewable Energy Opportunities in Haryana on 28 April, 2014 at Gurgaon.
Training Program for Potential Women Directors
As per the new Companies Act every listed company should have a women director. In this background, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) with support of Institute of Directors India (IOD), conducted a three day training program for potential women directors from 25 to 27 April 2014 at Kochi.
Conference on "Technological Advancement in Security Systems"
CII organized a Conference on "Technological Advancement in Security Systems" on 25 April, 2014 at Chennai.
Executive Training Program on Strategic IP Management for Electronics & IT
CII organized Executive Program on Strategic IP Management for Electronics & IT on 16-17 April, 2014 at Hyderabad.
Made in Kerala
CII organized Conference on value added agriculture and food processing in Kochi on 29 March, 2014 at Kochi.
Conference on "Agri Biotechnology"
CII Chennai Zone along with the CII Life Sciences organised a One day Seminar on Agri Biotechnology on 24 March 2014 at Chennai.
Conference on Urban Mass Transportation
CII had organized the International Conference on Urban Mass Transportation with a focus on Metro and Light Rail on 21 March 2014 at New Delhi. The objective of the Conference was to discuss the issues pertaining to the transportation sector and to find out the best possible solutions that will improve the quality and effectiveness of land transport systems those lead to more livable and sustainable cities. Mr Mangu Singh, MD, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (DMRC) is the Chief Guest at the Inaugural Session of the Conference.
IWN Session on Prevention of Sexual Harassment Act at Workplace
Indian Women Network (IWN)-AP organised as session on Prevention of Sexual Harassment Act at Workplace, (Prohibitions & Redressal) Act 2013 – Legal Overview on Employers perspective on 20th March 2014 at Hyderabad. The objective of the interactive was to help organizations understand their roles and responsibilities with the advent of the new statute and help employers audit their practices and ensure compliance.
Conference on Green Existing Buildings
The Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) of CII, organised the first edition of Conference on Green Existing Buildings on 19-20 March, 2014 at New Delhi.
Erode HR Conclave 2014
CII Erode Zone organised “Erode HR Conclave – HR as a Business Partner for Organisational Excellence” on 15th March 2014 at Erode.
Roundtable on Promoting Economic Engagement between India and Central / Nordic Region of Europe
Confederation of Indian Industry in partnership with the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India organised a Roundtable on “India-Europe: Promoting Economic Engagement between India and Central / Nordic Region of Europe” on 12 March 2014 at Coimbatore. The objective of this Roundtable was to understand the various investment opportunities and promote trade between India and the Central / Nordic Regions of Europe.
Conference on Sustainability
The primary objective of this conference is to facilitate climate friendly industrial development in South India through Policy interventions, implementing appropriate fiscal Instruments, Low carbon technologies & Financial options for implementations. Given this, Confederation of Indian Industry- Southern Region along with CII - Green Business Center (CII -GBC) is organising a Conference on Sustainability: Climate Friendly Growth to Unlock the Business Potential on 6 March 2014 at Chennai.
Conference on Andhra Pradesh as Multimodal Logistics Hub
CII Andhra Pradesh in association with the state Government of Andhra Pradesh organised a Conference on Andhra Pradesh as a Multi-modal Logistics Hub on 26 February 2014 at Hyderabad.
Conference on Energy Management
CII organized a Conference on Energy Management on 25th February 2014 in New Delhi. A CII – KPMG report on “Managing Energy Cost for Competitive Advantage” was also released during the Inaugural Session. This objective was to highlight some of the new ways of procuring energy, technological advancements, best practices which would pave the way forward for the businesses in the field of energy efficiency further resulting in higher productivity / output. Dr Ajay Mathur, DG, BEE, Government of India was the Chief Guest.
CII Pune Annual Day
CII organized Pune Annual Day on 24 February, 2014 at Pune. CII through the efforts of its member organizations have supported initiatives such as Manufacturing Competitiveness building, Skill Development & Affirmative Action and Innovation initiatives in addition to Policy Advocacy. On the occasion of the CII Pune Annual Day, we aimed to focus on some of these initiatives, share the best practices and also invite others to join in this important endeavor. With the presence of experts from Industry, NGOs and other stakeholders, we focused on “Reviving and Sustaining an Inclusive Growth” by way of a Panel discussion on the same.
Session on "Green Infrastructure"
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) - Chennai Zone and Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) jointly organized Session on ‘Green Infrastructure’, on 21 February 2014 at Chennai.
Conference on Financing & Marketing opportunities for MSMEs
In its continuous effort of supporting MSME, CII Salem organised a “Conference on Financing & Marketing Opportunities for MSMEs” on 19 February, 2014, at Salem. The main objective of the conference was to provide a common platform for MSME, Financial Institutions and Banks to facilitate learning and interaction amongst them.
Conference on Captive solar power plants
CII Andhra Pradesh organized a Conference on Captive Solar Power plants on 18 February 2014 at Hyderabad. The Conference deliberated on various issues faced by the Captive Solar Power plants developers in the state. As a part of the Conference a Report titled as “Growth of Captive Solar Power Generation in Andhra Pradesh – Insights and Perspectives” has released by Mr. M. Sahoo, IAS, Principal Secretary, Energy, Government of Andhra Pradesh. The Conference was attended by more than eighty delegates representing industry, government and academic institutions.
Stakeholder's Consultation Workshop on India's Renewable Energy Roadmap Initiative
CII organized Stakeholders Consultation Workshop on India’s Renewable Energy Roadmap Initiative “Towards accelerated renewable energy deployment in India” on 13 February 2014 at Shimla.
Seminar on Solar for Sustainable Agriculture
Confederation of Indian Industry along with Tamil Nadu State Planning Commission organized a half a day session on Solar for Irrigation and Agro Processing between all stakeholders on 3rd February, 2014 at Chennai.
Vendor Connect
The potential of and opportunities in the Defence industry sector is enormous Currently, Indian industries supply raw materials, semi-finished products, parts and components to Defence PSUs and Ordnance Factories, and also to Base Workshops of Army and Base Repair Depots of Air Force and Dockyards of the Navy. They are mainly as sub-contractors and ancillaries. The Vendor Connect – Industry - Defence Linkage was organized on 31 January, 2014 at Bhilia, Chhattisgarh with an objective of building a powerful platform for the private sector industry in the state and Public Sector Units in the Defence sector to explore mutual business opportunities and develop long term business relationship.
Construction Technology Summit 2014
CII organized the Construction Technology Summit 2014 with theme ‘Emerging Trends in Modern Construction Technologies – Strategies & Best Practices’ on 30th January 2014 at Vadodara. The construction industry involves vast implementation of latest technology to bring the modern look, convenience factor and safety measures in residential, commercial, infrastructure projects. The latest construction equipment and techniques are more environmentally friendly and technologically sound allowing for increased productivity on challenging construction sites.
Roundtable on Promoting Economic Engagement between India and Central / Nordic Region of Europe
CII organized alongwith Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India the Roundtable on Promoting Economic Engagement between India and Central / Nordic Region of Europe on 24 January, 2014 at Ahmedabad.
Industrial Relations Conclave 2014
Confederation of Indian Industry, Eastern Region organized ‘IR Conclave 2014’ on 24 January 2014 at Kolkata. A long-term strategy for improved Industrial Relations is crucial for sustainable economic growth and development. The Industrial Relations scenario in the country is changing and both Management and Trade Unions need to take those incremental steps to engage with each other in a continued manner. There are many successful examples in Indian Industry where Management and Employees have together embarked on the journey to success.
5th Edition of National Conference on Pumps
CII Coimbatore Zone organized a National Conference on Pumps with the theme “Future of Pumps and Systems on 24 – 25 January 2014 at Coimbatore.
FARM2FORK 2014- “National Conference cum Exposition on Agri Business & Food Processing Potential”
Confederation of Indian Industry, Odisha State Office organized FARM2FORK 2014- “National Conference cum Exposition on Agri Business & Food Processing Potential” on 24 January 2013 at Bhubaneswar.
Interactive Session : Companies Act 2013 - Changing Landscape in CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility)
CII organized an Interactive Session : Companies Act 2013 - Changing Landscape in CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) on 20 Jan 2014 at Gandhinagar. Companies Act 2013 has introduced sections 134 and 135 mandating companies to comply with requirements on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). The new obligation of two percent spend on CSR has substantially changed the dynamics of this subject. Traditional CSR spent was voluntary, and being philanthropic / charitable in nature, limited to token contributions. The new regulation prescribes a substantially higher contribution and that too carved out of distributable profits. This will force companies to think carefully, both from the gover
Conference on Hydrocarbons Sector “Delivering Value through Strategic Partnerships”
CII organized Conference on Hydrocarbons Sector “Delivering Value through Strategic Partnerships” on 9-10 January, 2014 at New Delhi.
Seminar on Environment, Health & Safety
The Safe and healthy working environment is recognized as a fundamental human right. Without safe & clean environment as well as healthy working conditions, true economic growth cannot be achieved. Proper attention to the safety and welfare of the employees can yield valuable returns to a company by improving employee morale, reducing absenteeism and enhancing productivity while also minimizing potential of work-related injuries & illnesses and increasing the quality of manufactured products and/ or rendered services. With this background, CII organized Seminar on Environment, Health & Safety on 24 December 2013 at Excel Crop Care Ltd, Ruvapari road, Bhavnagar.
Conference on Rooftop Solar Power Systems
CII organized Conference on Promoting Rooftop Solar Photovoltaic Systems on 23 December, 2013 at Chandigarh.
Water Conclave 2013
Confederation of Indian Industry in association with CII Triveni Water Institute organised the Northern Region Water Conclave on 20 December 2013 at CII, NR Headquarters, Chandigarh. The focus of the Conclave was on Investment Opportunities in NR States, New Technologies in Water Sector and successful Case studies. This was for the first time when NR states had a platform to share their needs and opportunities to invest in water sector.
CII Tamil Nadu Banana Festival 2013
CII Tamil Nadu organised the 2nd Edition of CII Tamil Nadu Banana Festival 2013 during 14 – 15 December 2013 at Coimbatore. The event comprised of an exhibition cum conference focusing on the entire value chain of banana.
MAN'EXE-2013 10th Edition of Leadership Series Conference on Manufacturing Excellence
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) - Andhra Pradesh, in association with Government of Andhra Pradesh, organized the 10th Edition of CII Andhra Pradesh Manufacturing Excellence Conference – Man’Exe 2013, a flagship event of CII Andhra Pradesh on 29th November 2013, Hyderabad. The focus theme of Man’Exe-2013 was “Innovation & Sustainable Growth”.
MSME CONCLAVE: Enhancing the Competitiveness of MSMEs
CII Western Uttar Pradesh Zone organised an MSME Conclave on 27 November 2013 , Meerut.The Conclave deliberate on various issues impacting MSMEs growth and also provides a platform to collaborate, network and explore opportunities to enhance growth.
The Business Conclave: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam (CLMV) - "Creating New Economic Opportunities"
In continuation of our efforts to enhance cooperation with the South East Asia region, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) with the support of the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India organised The Business Conclave: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam (CLMV) - “Creating New Economic Opportunities” from 21 - 22 October 2013 at New Delhi.
MSME CONCLAVE 2013, Agra
CII Western Uttar Pradesh Zone organised an MSME Conclave on 18th October at Agra. The Conclave deliberate on various issues impacting MSMEs growth and also provides a platform to collaborate, network and explore opportunities to enhance growth.
Online Master Class on HR Policies and Labour Laws for SMEs
CII has organised the second session of Master Classes series on Understanding HR Fundamentals .This session is aimed at observing and understanding the linkages between laws and HR Policies in anorganisation
Conference on Urban Mass Transit (Metro)
CII had organized an International Conference on Urban Mass Transportation on Friday, 4th Oct at New Delhi. The Conference was supported by Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India and Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC). The focus of the Conference was on Metro and Light Rail.
CII Online Master Class Series on Project Management - Project Human Resources Management
CII has organized a series of online sessions as part of the “Online Master Class Series and Tool Kit on Project Management", commencing from 19 July 2013. The series aimed to address various aspects of Project Management of delivering projects, moving them quickly and efficiently from inception to deployment on a pre-determined schedule, cost and quality, which are vital in the ever-changing business arena. The speed of project delivery is fundamentally significant to business development and competitiveness.
Conference on Green Growth – The Only Way Forward
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) had organized a Conference on Green Growth – The Only Way Forward on 27th September 2013 at Gurgaon. Green Growth is a term to describe a path of economic growth which uses natural resources in a sustainable manner. It is used globally to provide an alternative concept to standard economic growth Rapidly accelerating growth in developing countries raises the stakes for investments in development but also the opportunities to choose how to develop.
National Seminar on Capabilities, Opportunities and Challenges in Boiler Turbine and Generator(BTG) Industry
CII National Committee on Capital Goods and Engineering in association with the Department of Heavy Industry, Government of India, organized a National Seminar on Capabilities, Opportunities and Challenges in Boiler, Turbine and Generator Industry on Wednesday, 25 September, 2013 in India Habitat Centre, New Delhi.
Seminar on "Indian Speciality Chemicals Industry: Feedstock & Standards"
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), had organized a one-day Seminar on “Indian Speciality Chemicals Industry: Feedstock & Standards”, on 13th September, 2013, at Mumbai.
CII Online Master Class Series on Project Management - Project Cost Management
CII is organizing a series of online sessions as part of the “Online Master Class Series and Tool Kit on Project Management", commencing from 19 July 2013. The series aims to address various aspects of Project Management of delivering projects, moving them quickly and efficiently from inception to deployment on a pre-determined schedule, cost and quality, which are vital in the ever-changing business arena. The speed of project delivery is fundamentally significant to business development and competitiveness. Project Management Institute is the Knowledge Partner for the Webinar series.
National Business Excellence Conclave-2013
CII Institute of Quality organized a 2 day Business Excellence Conclave at Bangalore on 23rd & 24th August 2013. In line with the theme of the conclave “Excellence in the practices of High Maturity Organisations”, leading Organizations from different sectors presented and shared their experiences and insights on various subjects such as entrepreneurism, innovation, customer practices and supply chain. Speakers from TATA, Maruti, KPMG, Murugappa, IIM Bangalore, Tech Mahindra, Toyota group, Wipro and many organisations addressed the elite audience numbering around 125.
CII Online Master Class Series on Project Management - Project Time Management
CII has scheduled an Online Master Class Series on Project Management commencing from 19 July 2013 till December 2013, with one session on every alternate Friday. Project Management Institute is the Knowledge Partner for the series.
CII Online Master Class Series on Project Management - Project Scope Management
CII has scheduled an Online Master Class Series on Project Management commencing from 19 July 2013 till December 2013, with one session on every alternate Friday. Project Management Institute is the Knowledge Partner for the series. The first session was held on 2 August 2013. Mr Abhishek Mittal was the faculty. If the projects are to be delivered successfully, scope of the project needs to clearly defined upfront.
Conference on Transformation of Industrial Relations to Employee Relations - Roadmap to Build ‘Employee Champion’ Organizations
CII had organized Conference on Transformation of Industrial Relations to Employee Relations - Roadmap to Build ‘Employee Champion’ Organizations on 30 July, 2013 at Gurgaon. The Indian growth story has encountered many roadblocks in the recent past. In such times, it is essential that the industrial wheel of the nation runs uninterrupted, raises the competitiveness of the nation, and also alleviates it of its other malaises.
Online Session on Effective e-Waste Management
CII had organised an Online Master Class on Effective e-Waste Management on 26 July, 2013 at Chennai. Mr T Rathinam, Vice President - BD, TES-AMM spoke on the subject. This session was aimed at achieving in-depth knowledge on the e-Waste management, imparting learnings on the points to be covered in e-Waste policy, processes and effective e-Waste management methodologies.
CSR-CSO Bridge 2013
CII organized a day-long conference as CSR-CSO Bridge 2013: “Social innovation through Collaboration: a lever for growth and sustainability” on 23 July 2013 in CII (NR) HQ Chandigarh.
CII MSME CONNECT 2013 - Interactive Session With Shri K H Muniyappa Hon'ble Minister of State (Independent Charge) for MSMEGovt. of India
Confederation of Indian Industry organized CII MSME CONNECT 2013 - Interactive Session With Shri K H Muniyappa Hon'ble Minister of State (Independent Charge) for MSMEG ovt. of India on 4th of July 2013 in Bengaluru.
Regional Conference on Transforming Healthcare in Northern Region : Agenda for Action
Conference on Transforming Healthcare in Northern Region: Agenda for Action organised by Confederation of Indian Industy (CII) on 30 April, 2013 at New Delhi. Last couple of decades have been favourable for the healthcare industry. India has witnessed huge improvement in the quality of healthcare services being provided. Today we proudly claim to be preferred destination for medical value travel for the developed world. Accreditation has become the need for most healthcare providers which was just a want some time back. Still majority of our tier II & III towns are denied of basic healthcare.
Finance: Financial Management for MSMEs
CII organised the first session of the "Online Master Class Series" module on "Understanding Fundamentals of Finance for MSMEs" on 12 March 2013. Mr A Anil Kumar, Director, Zenomic Management Consultants was the faculty. The topics on 'Understanding Business' and 'the business model and key financial terms' were discussed in this session.
Finance: Budgeting and Financial Decision Making
CII organised the fourth session of the first module of Online Master Class Series and Toolkit on "Understanding Fundamentals of Finance for MSMEs" on 19 April 2013. Mr A Anil Kumar, Director, Zenomic Management Consultants was the faculty. The session aimed at providing an understanding about the budgeting process, the objectives of budgeting, preparation of budgets, the types of budgets, budgetary control and variance analysis. It also deliberated on the "time value of money" and the different approaches to arrive at financial decisions.
Human Resources (HR): Total Employee Involvement (TEI)
CII organised the first session of the Online Master Classes on Total Employee Involvement on 18 April 2013. Mr C Balasubramanyan, Team Leader – Advanced Glass Solutions Business & World, Saint - Gobain Glass India Ltd was the faculty. The session focussed on the Change Management Process in Organization across the various sectors. It emphasised the need for “change for better cultures” on a continuous basis. Total Employee Involvement is a two-way social exchange among Employees rather than the imposing of ideas. It uses the creativity of all employees and social processes by which people become self-involved.
Finance: Cost Management
CII organised the 3rd session of the Online Master Class (OMC) Series and Tool Kit on Financial Management for MSMEs on 8 April 2013. Mr A Anil Kumar, Director, Zenomic Consultancy Services was the faculty. The session focussed on Cost Management. The objective of this session was to provide an understanding about the different elements of cost, classification of cost, management of cost, break even analysis and its importance in financial management for MSMEs.
Finance: Understanding Financial Statements; Ratio Analysis and Interpretation
CII organised the second session of the "Online Master Class Series" module on "Understanding Fundamentals of Finance for MSMEs" on 26 March 2013. Mr A Anil Kumar, Director, Zenomic Management Consultants was the faculty. The topics on 'Understanding Financial Statements, Ratio Analysis and their interpretation' were discussed in this session.
Finance: Factoring for MSMEs
CII organised an online Master Class (OMC) webinar on 'Factoring for MSMEs' on 25 March. Mr Rakesh Kapoor, MD, IFCI Factors Ltd was the expert faculty.The objective of this session was to review, understand and analyse the factoring services for the MSMEs, as also to assist them to explore factoring as an opportunity to address the issue of Delayed Payments. Factoring is a lifeline for many small businesses which offers a useful credit facility against outstanding invoices. The enactment of the Factoring Regulation Act 2011 and Allocation of Rs 500 crore to SIDBI (in the Union Budget 2013-14) to set up a Credit Guarantee Fund for factoring are important milestones which are expected to c
Human Resources (HR): Effective Management of HR Statutory Compliances
CII organised the "CII Online Master Class on Effective Management of HR Statutory Compliances" on 15 March 2013. Effective management of HR statutory compliances is an integral constituent of corporate governance, demands an in-depth understanding of labour legislations. As labour and employment figures in the concurrent list, India’s complex web of legislations, revolve around 50 central and 200 state enacted legislations and these are periodically being amended to suit to emerging labour and employment landscapes. Few labour laws define a same term in a diverse sense. These factors invariably bring-in complexity in understanding, and difficulty in interpretation and managing HR statutory
Industry Visit_WABCO: Just-In-Time (JIT)_Education Excellence Forum (EEF)_Chennai_Faculty & Student Activity
CII organised Industry Visit_WABCO: Just-In-Time (JIT)_Education Excellence Forum (EEF)_Chennai_Faculty & Student Activity on 15 March, 2013 at Chennai.
Finance: Direct Taxes
CII has organised an Online Master Class on Direct Taxes on 8 March 2013. Mr VP Manikandan, Senior Manager, Tax & Regulatory Practice, PricewaterhouseCoopers has spoken on the subject. This Master Class intends to provide clarity about computing Direct Taxes by discussing the overview of the case laws and their judgments. The Direct Tax Code was designed to provide stability in the tax regime and it is based on well accepted principles of taxation and best international practices. An attempt has been made to avoid ambiguity in the provisions that invariably give rise to rival interpretations. Various cases were filed in the Supreme Court and Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT) during 2012
Conference on Crop Diversification
Conference on Crop Diversification orgainzed by CII on 7 March 2013 at New Delhi. Indian agriculture has been undergoing spectacular changes in recent period. These changes are manifestations of large scale commercialization and diversification taking place in the agricultural sector. They broadly include cultivation of new crops and varieties, increase in the share of area under cash crops, large scale spread of livestock activities and fisheries, pursuance of hi-tech agriculture in the areas of aquaculture, bio-technology, horticulture, processing, etc.
TN Finance Conclave
‘TN Finance Conclave’ organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on 20 February 2013 at Chennai with the objective of bringing the views of the experts on the finance domain on key themes which are essential for finance professionals. The conclave had been designed in such a way that it provided the ideal platform to interact with distinguished speakers who presented their expert views through technical sessions, case studies, debates and panel discussions.
HR Conclave 2013
On the theme of “Future Ready HR: New Trends in Human Capital Management”, CII Rajasthan State Office organized the 6th edition of HR Conclave on 15-16 February 2013 at Jaipur. Inaugural Session was addressed by very senior speakers including Mr Rajeeva Swarup, Principal Secretary - Higher & Technical Education; Mr B L Soni, Police Commissioner, Jaipur; Ms Nandita Gurjar; Group Head - HR and Member Executive Council, Infosys Ltd; Mr Suhas Bhide; Head – Global Delivery India, IBM and Dr Aquil Busrai, CEO, aquil busrai consulting and Former Executive Director, IBM.
Connect Coimbatore 2013
The 13th edition of Connect Coimbatore was organized by CII on 07 February 2013. The theme for the conference was “Are You Learning As Fast As The World Is Changing”. “Connect Coimbatore” is the flagship conference of CII Coimbatore Zone initiated exclusively for the Information & Communication Technology (ICT) Sector and is a yearly event which CII had been organised for the last 12 years and attracting entrepreneurs from across the state.
Session on Cyber Security
Confederation of Indian Industry had organized a Session on Cyber Security on 31 January 2013 at Kochi with the theme ‘Emerging Cyber Threats and Challenges’. The session highlighted perspectives on Cyber Security related issues from Government and Corporate side. Also the legal aspects looked upon.
Energy: Achieving World Class Energy Efficiency in Indian Industry
CII organized Online Master Class on “Achieving World Class Energy Efficiency in Indian Industry” on 29 January, 2012. The speaker was Mr. S. Karthikeyan, Senior Counsellor, CII–Shorabji Godrej Green Business Centre.
Trade: International and Domestic Commercial Arbitration
CII organized Online Master Class on "International and Domestic Commercial Arbitration" on 25 January, 2013. Speaker was Mr. Tejas Karia, Partner, Dispute Resolution Department (New Delhi & Ahmedabad), Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A. Shroff & Co., Advocates & Solicitors.
Seminar on Innovation, IPR, Technology & Finance for MSME’s
CII organized a Seminar on Innovation, IPR, Technology & Finance for MSME’s at Ahmedabad on 28 December, 2012. MSMEs play a very important role in the economic growth of our country. Gujarat which is considered to be the growth engine of the country and is driven by the spirit of enterprise, and is the home to medium and small business enterprises that together ensure the state as the largest contributor to the country's GDP.
SUSTAINABLE ENVIRONMENT & SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY SUMMIT 2012: 0900 HRS: SATURDAY, 22 DECEMBER 2012: INFOSYS LIMITED, MYSORE
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Mysore Zone organized a one day Sustainable Environment & Social Responsibility Summit 2012 on 22 December 2012 at Infosys Limited, Mysore.
CII Roundtable on Pilgrimage Tourism,"Opportunity abounds in India's Religious Circuits"
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organized a Roundtable on Pilgrimage Tourism, “Opportunity abounds in India’s Religious Circuits” on 22 December 2012 in New Delhi. The Tourism Ministry would soon come out with a website listing important tourist destinations in the country and the facilities that are available in such centres. Disclosing this at the Inaugural, Mr. Parvez Dewan, Secretary, Tourism, Government of India said that many states have responded to this initiative of the Ministry.
"MATRAM 2012" Modern Approach for Traffic Regulation Administration & Management
Modern Approach for Traffic Regulation Administration & Management “Chaos to Transformation” held on 20 - 21st December 2012 at Bangalore. The vehicular traffic pattern on Indian roads is highly chaotic, and it may get worse with time. Currently, there are estimated 30 million vehicles on the road, and this figure is growing at a rate of 15-17 percent annually with thousands of new vehicles hitting the roads every day. With this, the demand for resources to manage traffic is also increasing immensely.
CII Employability Bridge
CII and Employability Bridge were excited to kickoff the first FLAG event for calendar year 2013 with the objective of dramatically improving employment for Graduates from Tier 2 & Tier 3 cities. FLAG was a unique process that runs a multi-college placement process, in a single location. FLAG intelligently allows corporate to publish their opportunity, shortlist students and run their own hiring process at the event, leveraging EmployabilityBridge platform. It was organized on 20 December, 2012 at Coimbatore with theme First Look @ Aspiring Graduates (FLAG) for Graduate Hiring.
Water Exposition 2012
CII, Eastern Region and CII-Triveni Water Institute along with the support of West Bengal Pollution Control Board organized a two day Water Exposition 2012 with the theme Issues and Business Opportunities in Water Sector on 19-20 December at Hotel ITC Sonar, Kolkata. The exposition was marked by the presence of Dr Sudarsan Ghosh Dastidar, Hon’ble Minister-in-Charge, Department of Environment and PWD, Government of West Bengal. Prof Binay K Dutta, Chairman, West Bengal Pollution Control Board was also present at the inaugural.
9th India Health Summit,18-19 December 2012
CII organized the 9th edition of India Health Summit on 18 - 19 December 2012 at New Delhi. The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has identified healthcare as a focus area because of its overriding importance to the national economy and development imperatives. The contribution of Healthcare to Indian GDP has risen over the years and this sector has the potential to be an engine of growth for the nation as it can create 70 to 80 million jobs in the next 10 years, in addition to contributing significantly to the improvement of Human Development Indicators of India.
National Summit on Disaster Management
The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), in partnership with the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), organized “National Summit on Disaster Management – “Forging Partnerships for Readiness and Relief” scheduled for 18 – 19 December 2012 at the India Habitat Centre, New Delhi. The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) was the Institutional Partner for the Summit.
Seminar on Transfer Pricing and Cross Border Transactions
The Finance Minister introduced the Finance Bill 2012 in Parliament on March 16, 2012, which has resulted in overhauling of the Indian TP provisions. New and complex issues have been emerging from transactions entered into between two or more enterprises belonging to the same multinational group. The administration of Transfer Pricing regulations has created lot of legal issues and controversies.
Human Resources (HR): HR Compliance
CII organised an “Online Master Class on HR Compliance”, on 14th December 2012, which was webcasted from CII Southern Regional Headquarters, Chennai. Mr K Varadan, Chief Operating Officer – Factory Compliance and Consultation & Audit, Aparajitha Corporate Services Limited made a detailed presentation and highlighted some of the key subjects more from compliance perspective for the benefit of the members.
Energy Security Conference 2012
CII along with Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India organised an International Conference on 'Energy Security 2012' on 13 December 2012 at New Delhi. Given continuing uncertainties with regard to supplies, energy security has emerged as a matter of priority and concern for India. In the present context, India needs to adopt a multi-pronged and coordinated energy strategy which requires acquisition of energy assets overseas and diversification of energy supply, increasing the domestic supply of crude oil and gas by fast-tracking upstream activities;
Valves Conference
CII organized "Valves Conference" on 11 December, 2012 at Mumbai. Indian valve industry must gear up to meet the future demand expected from the substantial investment proposed in power generation, petrochemicals, gas and fertiliser plants in the 12th five year plan, said Mr P Mahajan, Director (Technical) at Engineers India Ltd. “If Indian (valve) industry has to compete globally, they must have a complete portfolio including high pressure and temperature application valves. Indian industry has to do some soul searching,”.
Cost Congress 2012
Cost Congress 2012 held on 6-7 December, 2012 at Chennai. Management theory and practice widely accept today that businesses operate in a more and more complex, dynamic, less predictable environment. How can the companies survive, be sustainable and be progressive in the changing paradigm without knotting itself into predicaments? The business models need transformation and align with new strategies to achieve growth in turbulent times. It also calls for rare incidences of courage and spirit, the kind that could make companies resilient in strategy execution
CII Karnataka Annual HR Conference 2012
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Karnataka organized the Annual HR Conference: “HR in a Transitioning World” on 6 December 2012 at Bangalore. As rapid as change has been over recent decades, it is likely that it is nothing in comparison to the changes that will happen in the coming years. The world of business has recently continued to grow through networks of technological change in global scale. The trend has impact on organizational set-up and performance management giving rise to the amplifying need of HR workforce.
CII Southern Regional Power Conference
CII organized the 4th edition of the two day Regional Power Conference & Exposition on ‘Reliable & Affordable power for All – Managing the Next Decade’ on 5 December, 2012 at Hyderabad.
Jugaad - Dare to Innovate
CII Western region organized "Jugaad – Dare To Innovate" on 5 December, 2012 at Mumbai. CII has been focusing on Innovation only this is a slightly different kind of focus – on Jugaad.
Water Conclave 2012
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) with an objective to evolve roadmap for adopting new trends and techniques and share best practices on wastewater treatment, recycle and reuse technologies, rain water harvesting, ground water management, water demand and management, irrigation water and regulations organised 3rd edition of Water Conclave 2012 on 5 December 2012 at Jaipur.
Global Mining Summit 2012
CII organized the Global Mining Summit 2012 with theme Roadmap for Global Leadership on 5-6 December, 2012 at Kolkata India is a leading mineral producer globally endowed with a resource base of several major minerals like coal, iron ore, bauxite, etc. It offers an unmatched business opportunity to both domestic and global companies.
Agro Tech Conferences 2012 Sustainable Agriculture
The 10th edition of Agro Tech– India’s Premier Biennial Agro Technology & Business Fair was held from 01st – 4th December 2012 at the Chandigarh. Agro Tech 2012, with its new features and innovations aimed at promoting agri business at all levels. India’s agricultural sector is in grave need of a development path involving greater productivity growth across the entire agribusiness value chain, thereby providing a solid foundation for rapid, inclusive economic growth and reduction in poverty.
Defense: Export Opportunities through Countertrade and Offsets
CII organised an Online Master Class (OMC) on Export Opportunities Through Counter Trade and Offsets on 28 November 2012. Mr TS Viswanath, Principal Advisor, APJ-SLG Law Offices was the faculty in the first part of the OMC and Col (Retd) K V Kuber, Advisor Defence, National Small Industries Corporation Ltd was the faculty in the second part of the OMC. The session detailed the government's initiatives and schemes related to countertrade and defense offsets and the opportunities available to the Indian companies.
Conference on Agribiotechnology
In order to understand the relevance and strategic issues of the growing application of genomics and nanotechnology in improving agriculture practices and productivity Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in association with The TERI-Deakin Nanobiotechnology Centre, TERI, New Delhi organized a one-day International Conference on Agri-Biotechnology with a theme the “Industrial Relevance in Genomics and Nanobiotechnology” on 27 November 2012, New Delhi.
Manufacturing: World Class Manufacturing (WCM) Practices
The Online Master Classes conducted by leading experts and practitioners enabled participants to understand the concepts and its application in day to day operations. The topics was delivered with case study presentations by the organizations* who are role models in these practices.
Competitiveness and Manufacturing: 5S
Business worldwide is focusing today on sharpening strategies, reducing costs, improving quality and increasing production. In its pursuance towards enhancing Competitiveness in Indian Industry, CII (Southern Region) is organizing a series of Online Master Classes on World Class Manufacturing Practices. This session on "5S" was held on 30 November 2012.
Manufacturing: Technology Intervention
Business worldwide is focusing today on sharpening strategies, reducing costs, improving quality and increasing production. In its pursuance towards enhancing Competitiveness in Indian Industry, CII (Southern Region) is organizing a series of Online Master Classes on World Class Manufacturing Practices. This session on "Technology Intervention in Manufacturing" was held on 14 December 2012.
Manufacturing: Inventory Management
Business worldwide is focusing today on sharpening strategies, reducing costs, improving quality and increasing production. In its pursuance towards enhancing Competitiveness in Indian Industry, CII (Southern Region) is organizing a series of Online Master Classes on World Class Manufacturing Practices. The session on 'Inventory Management' was held on 11 December 2012.
Suminfra 2012
CII organized this edition, the SUMINFRA 2012 on 23-24 November, 2012 at Bangalore with a focus on identifying big ticket/core infrastructure projects in the Southern Region, which provided required impetus for enhanced growth in the region. Hence the theme for SUMINFRA 2012 was –Integrated Infrastructure Development under PPP - Emerging Scenario in Southern India. The Summit highlighted the key issues and challenges on structuring & delivering key infrastructure projects and options for various stake holders to help the region in attaining sustainable growth.
Conference on Project Management "Doing More with Less"
CII in support of the Project Management Institute (PMI) organized the third edition of the Conference on Project Management on 22-23 November 2012 in Bangalore. As the period of austerity and accountability sets in, doing more with less seems to have become the mantra for most of the organisations today to continue maintaining an edge in the economy. Enhancing output and maintaining a high level of sales growth has become crucially important for these organiations to survive in the competitive environment.
Entrepreneurship Conclave
CII – Young Indians (Hyderabad Chapter) has organized its maiden Conference on Entrepreneurship – Entrepreneurship Conclave with the theme “Entrepreneurship in India - A blueprint for inclusive growth” on 17 November, 2012 at Hyderabad. The Objective of the Conference is to strengthen the business community in this age of ideas and innovations by encouraging the young professionals and individuals to become future entrepreneurs.
Conference on Skill Development
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Rajasthan in partnership with National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), Government of India had organized Conference on Skill Development on 9 November 2012 at Jaipur, Rajasthan. The conference had sessions on: • Opportunities & Challenges for Vocational Education and Possible Solutions • Landscape in Skills : Best Practices, State Perspective • Findings of Skill Gap Study for Rajasthan
CII's 10th Pharma Summit 2012
CII WR organized its 10th Pharma Summit on 5 November 2012 at Hotel Courtyard by Marriott, Ahmedabad under the Chairmanship of Dr Rajiv Modi, Vice Chairman - CII Gujarat State Council and Managing Director, Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd. The Summit was supported Bulk Drug Manufacturers Association (BDMA), Confederation of Indian Pharmaceutical Industry (CIPI), Food & Drug Control Administration (FDCA), Indian Chemical Council (ICC), Indian Drug Manufacturers' Association (IDMA), Organisation of Pharmaceutical Producers of India (OPPI) and Pharmaceutical Export Promotion Council (PHARMEXCIL)
India Global Summit on MSMEs 2012
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), in association with the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Government of India, organised the India Global Summit on MSMEs on 30 - 31 October 2012 at New Delhi. Opportunities presented by the globalization and the entwined, simultaneous pressure to innovate, opens for the MSMEs, new arenas to engage in what we may call are “global innovation” activities so as to gain, retain, and further strengthen the competitive position.
4th National Rural Development Summit
CII organized the 4th National Rural Development Summit on Rural Services on 17-18 October, 2012 at New Delhi. The Summit had the following four-fold objective: • Share potential and opportunities in Rural • Share innovative successful enterprising models of partnership and convergence in rural services • Share experiences of relevant good practices / innovations under each thematic area for mutual learning. • Outline specific recommendations for promotion of convergence and partnerships on proposed themes promoting and strengthening Rural Services in the country
EduSummit 2012
CII organized the edu Summit 2012 on Taking Higher Education to the next orbit – Agenda for Reforms in the North on 13 October, 2012 at Chandigarh. Education in India has primarily been driven by government initiatives and funding until recently. In the past decade, several private players have forayed into the growing opportunity presented by the sector, which many believe has been lagging behind both in terms of reach and quality. Parallel to private initiatives, government spending and focus has also stepped up to raise the level of Indian education sector and encourage more private participation.
Conference on Power Reforms for the North
CII Northern Region organized a Conference on Power Reforms for the North with Theme "Target 24/7 Electricity for All" on 12 October, 2012 at Chandigarh.
Conference on “Driving the Growth of Industry through Research & Innovation”
CII organized a Conference on “Driving the Growth of Industry through Research & Innovation” from 1030 hrs to 1730 hrs on 12 October 2012 at Gurgaon. The objective of this conference was to encourage the research and innovation over the entire spectrum of activities in the Manufacturing Companies in an attempt to become a global leader.
Education Excellence Forum Workshop Chennai 2012-13
The objective of EEF is to address the core components of Education viz. Faculty, Student & Curriculum to transform the employability quotient of the Industry. It is a yearlong activity to provide architected interventions and recommendations for a synergistic outcome. In this direction CII had called its Member Institutions to form EEF – each EEF a cluster of 10 colleges, with each state to index two EEFs. This envisages EEF to embrace 100 colleges impacting 10,000 students and 200 faculties.
7th National Food Safety & Quality Summit
Confederation of Indian Industry has recently added a new Centre of Excellence solely dedicated to Food and Agriculture namely 'CII-Jubilant Bhartia Food & Agricuture Centre of Excellence' (FACE). It is under this banner that CII had once again organised its Annual Flagship Event of 2012, the "7th National Food Safety & Quality Summit" during 11-12 October 2012 at New Delhi. The Theme of the Summit was "Achieving Benchmarks in Food and Beverage Manufacturing & Retail".
School Excellence Conclave
CII hosted its School Excellence Conclave at CII Chandigarh on Wednesday, 10 October, 2012 with the theme ’Quality Education: Preparing Next Gen School Leadership’. As a key beneficiary of the education services CII has embarked on many initiatives to bring about ‘Quality in Education in India’. The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) works to create and sustain an environment conducive to the growth of Indian industry; partnering industry, academia and Government alike through advisory and consultative process.
Conference on Cloud Computing & Business Intelligence
This Conference on Cloud Computing & Business Intelligence was organized 27 September 2012 at Chennai with the objective of the explaining the present scenario of implementation and to suggest recommendations to effectively leverage the two disruptive technologies namely Cloud Computing & Business Intelligence. The conference in its 3rd Edition paved the platform for sharing information on the pros and cons of the Cloud Computing & Business Intelligence technologies among the industry members along with User Case Studies.
Waste Management Summit 2012
The Waste Management Summit 2012, with a focus on “Solutions for a Sustainable Future” on 6-7 September 2012 at Chennai organized by CII. The Waste Management Summit aims at creating a platform to bring various stake holders and policy makers to address legal aspects, acclimatize new concepts & technologies in waste management & recycling and fostering waste management & recycling movement in India. Waste Management Summit 2012 will focus on the following: Ø Developing strategies to promote Waste Management & Recycling in India
CII Karnataka Conference on Power
India’s substantial and sustained economic growth is placing enormous demand on its energy resources. The increasing fuel prices, depleting conventional sources and increasing oil imports are creating a threat of India’s future energy security. Economic growth, increasing urbanization, rise in per capita consumption, and increasing electrification levels are the factors likely to substantially increase the demand for electricity, thus creating a growing demand-supply imbalance.
Conference on Industrial Automation
The manufacturing industry has been the backbone that defined India’s growth in the 1980-90s. While India gained global prominence due to the rapid growth of the service Industry, the manufacturing industry has all the qualities to further enhance the economic development of the country. In fact, it is this sector that is fueling growth, employment and enhancing the other industries such as agriculture and service.
Seminar on India & Latin America & Caribbean: Doing Business in Emerging Markets
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the organized a Seminar on ‘India & Latin America & Caribbean: Doing Business in Emerging Markets’ on Tuesday, 17 July 2012 at Hotel Park Sheraton, Chennai.The main objective of this conference was to focus on Current Trends & Business Opportunities in Latin America and Caribbean.
Conference on Energy Efficiency Improvement and Alternate Energy Sources for Industries
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the Conference on Energy Efficiency Improvement and Alternate Energy Sources for Industries on 17th July 2012 at Hotel Park Sheraton, Chennai. The main objective of this conference was to deliberate on the challenges and opportunities in meeting the energy demand of industries, the technological options available for improving energy efficiency and to promote the use of alternate energy sources with specific focus on Solar and Wind Energy.
SAU-ICAR-CII Industry Meet : 3rd July:Agartala
CII, in partnership with State Agriculture Universities (SAU) and the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) organized the SAU ICAR CII Industry Meet (Eastern Region), third in the series, at College of Fisheries, Central Agricultural University, Lembucherra, Agartala (Tripura) on 3 July 2012. All the universities related to agricultural education and research in the region including state agricultural universities & Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi and all the ICAR institutes of the region were invited to participate in the meet.
Conference on Industrial Relations:"Understanding the Dynamics"
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the organized a “Conference on Industrial Relations” with the theme “Understanding the Dynamics” on 29th June 2012, at Westin, Gurgaon. The conference would be centered on the theme “Dynamics of Industrial Relations in India”, by drawing up a possible roadmap for resolving some of the burning issues facing the manufacturing and industrial relations ecosystem in India
India Cargo Summit “Infrastructure & Logistics: Achieving Efficiencies through Technology, Integration & Process Simplification”
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the India Cargo Summit with the theme “Infrastructure & Logistics: Achieving Efficiencies through Technology, Integration & Process Simplification” on 19th March, 2012 at Hotel Lalit, New Delhi. The objective of the summit was to provide a view on Improvement in Infrastructure (ports, airports, ICDs, CFSs, logistics-parks, warehousing, cold chain, etc), Simplification of Processes (documentations and coordination) and Efficiencies in Modes of Transport (domestic & international movement Aviation, Railways, Road Transport) which can help Indian economy grow and expand much faster by slashing cost and minimizing wastages across the value chain.
Seminar on Indigenisation & Offset Opportunities (IAF-Industry Meet)
Confederation of Indian Industry, in association with Maintenance Command, Indian Air Force organised the Seminar on Indigenisation and Offset Opportunities on 17th March, 2012 at Hotel Accord Metropolitan, T-Nagar, Chennai. The objective of this Seminar was to bring together users i.e. Base Repair Depotsof IAF and the industry representatives based in southern part of the country in order to interact and identify ways in which the industry can contribute to improve supply of spares for IAF operations by indigenisation and also to identify opportunities by way of offset in services field.
South India Surface Coating Show :“Building an Efficient, Sustainable & Responsible Future”
Confederation of Indian Industry organised the South India Surface Coating Show with the theme “Building an Efficient, Sustainable and Responsible Future “ on 15th and 16th February, 2012 at Hotel Royal Le Meridian, Chennai. The objective of the conference was to provide a view of the latest trends & technologies, emerging “green” products & technologies, designing “energy cost saving” plants and processes, automation & optimization opportunities in manufacturing and application, quality control systems, rating systems etc.
 
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