Interactive Session with Southern Railways- Business opportunities

Confederation of Indian Industry with support of Southern Railway organized an unique  "Session on Business Opportunities with Southern Railways" on 9 June 2015 at Chennai.

The objective of the session was to bring the industries (especially MSMEs) and Southern Railways together at a single platform to find ways and means for various business opportunities. This session paved the way for continuous business relationship between Industry and Railways.

The sessions were focused on Railway Management Systems, Projects for MSMEs, Procurement Process, Freight Schemes and Operation Procedures,  Technology, Passenger Safety in Southern Railways.


Key Speakers invited:


Mr Ashok K Agarwal, General Manager, Southern Railway, Mr S N Eisenhower, Chairman, CII Tamil Nadu State Council & Director-Operations, Saint Gobain India Ltd, Mr M Ponnuswami, Vice Chairman, CII Chennai Zonal Council & CMD, Pon Pure Chem (P) Ltd,  Mr G V L Satya Kumar, Chief Commercial Manager/Freight Marketing, Southern Railway,  Mr S Anantharaman, Chief Operations Manager , Southern Railway, Mrs S Sarla Balagopal, Chief Commercial Manager, Southern Railway, Mr S Jagannathan, Group General Manager, CRIS, Mr Y Nagendra Babu, Chief Passenger Transportation Manager, Southern Railway, Mr Sriram, Regional Director, IRCTC, Mr P Raveendran , Chief  Freight Traffic Manager, Southern Railway, Mr Sree Kumar, Group General Manager, CONCOR, Mr Rakesh M Gupta, Chief Material Manager, Southern Railway, Mr M Sivanandam, Chief Transport Planning Manager, Southern Railway, and others.


Sectors of Interest:


Sectors such as Agriculture, Aluminium, Automobiles, Auto Components, Engineering, Cement, Containers, Fertilizers, Logistics, Port, Steel, Sugar, Technology, etc.

Knowledge Resources
You will get access to following Knowledge Resources by subscribing to the Digital Library of this event.
Operations on Indian Railways
Pricing on Indian Railways
Financing on Indian Railways – Innovative Instruments
Rail Infrastructure
Diesel Locomotives, Passenger Coaches & Wagons
Electric Locomotives & Over Head Equipment
Signalling & Telecommunication Infrastructure
IT Systems on Indian Railway
Passenger Services
Passenger Marketing An Overview
Passenger Operations
Passenger Facilitation – Breakthorugh Paradigms
Freight Transportation in Southern Railway
Multimodal Transport
Ports and Rail Interface
Evolution of Indian Railways
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