Programme Partners

Google

Google’s mission is to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful. Our company has packed a lot into a relatively young life. Since Google was founded in 1998, we’ve grown to serve millions of people around the world.

FICCI

Established in 1927, FICCI is the largest and oldest apex business organisation in India. Its history is closely interwoven with India's struggle for independence, its industrialization, and its emergence as one of the most rapidly growing global economies.

A non-government, not-for-profit organisation, FICCI is the voice of India's business and industry. From influencing policy to encouraging debate, engaging with policy makers and civil society, FICCI articulates the views and concerns of industry. It serves its members from the Indian private and public corporate sectors and multinational companies, drawing its strength from diverse regional chambers of commerce and industry across states, reaching out to over 2,50,000 companies.

FICCI provides a platform for networking and consensus building within and across sectors and is the first port of call for Indian industry, policy makers and the international business community.

ISB

The Indian School of Business (ISB) evolved from the need for a world-class business school in Asia. The founders, some of the best minds from the corporate and academic worlds, anticipated the leadership needs of the emerging Asian economies.

They recognised that the rapidly changing business landscape would require young leaders who not only have an understanding of the developing economies but who also present a global perspective. The ISB is committed to creating such leaders through its innovative programmes, outstanding faculty and thought leadership. Funded entirely by private corporations, foundations and individuals from around the world who believe in its vision, the ISB is a not-for-profit organisation.

Supporting Partners

Federation of Indian Granite and Stone Industry (FIGSI)

Federation of Indian Granite and Stone Industry (FIGSI) is a All India body having 1,200 members throughout the country serving for the benefit of Natural Stone Industry of India for the last 33 years.

The history of the association can be traced back to the year 1983, wherein it was felt that the problems of the quarrying, processing and exports need to be addressed. The following founder members unanimously resolved to form an Association by name of “All India Granites & Stone Association” and also take the necessary action to register the above association with the Registrar of Societies in Karnataka, Bangalore under the Karnataka Societies Registration Act, 1960.

MADHYA PRADESH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & INDUSTRY Gwalior

The Gwalior Chamber of Commerce made a small beginning on the 26th of May 1906 with a handful of 24 members with Shri. Lala Bikari Das as president, Shri. Babu Goverdhan Das as Vice President, Shri. Hukum Singh as Secretary, Shri. Babu Ram Ji Das as joint secretary and the cashier of the Bank of Amritsar as the Treasurer. Back in year 1913, immediate chairmanship set Nathman Golechha emphasized for economic development. Till that time the chamber had already 11 life long members. And the state council of the Indian Govt. had also enrolled one of its members as life long member.

Rajkot Chamber of Commerce & Industry

For the development of Rajkot and Saurashtra region the Rajkot Chamber always stands in front for its development viz, providing the facility of Broad Gauge to Saurashtra region, developing the facility of telecommunication at the concerned levels for microwave facility and the representation at the concerned levels for microwave facility and the facility of Information for modern technology in Gujarat.

The Industrial state of GIDC was first established in Rajkot, and the Rajkot Chamber has contributed a lot for the development of Rajkot region in the field of Boeing Service, Saurashtra University, Doordarshan Kendra and Medical College, etc.

Indian Electrical & Electronics Manufacturers’ Association (IEEMA)

Indian Electrical & Electronics Manufacturers’ Association (IEEMA) is the apex industry association of 800 plus manufacturers of electrical, industrial electronics and allied equipment in India. The Association member companies have contributed to more than 90% of power equipment installed in India.

Federation of Association of Cotton & Small Industries (FACSI)

Born in the year 1972, solely to cater to the needs of the Member-entrepreneurs in the micro and small sectors, including Service Sector. FACSI offers the following supplementary services to its Members being associated with it either in the category of Ordinary Member, Individual Member and Life Member.

Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations

The Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA) is an apex national body representing Automobile Dealers of India. It was founded in 1964 by four regional Auto Trade Associations to protect and promote the Indian retail automobile market. It is now a registered body under the Companies Act 1956.

FADA has as its members - dealers of passenger cars, commercial vehicles and two/three wheelers. These members deal in sales, servicing of vehicles and sale of spare parts as well. They also arrange finance and trade-ins. In some cases they also sell used cars.

Other than automobile dealers, FADA has representatives of vehicle manufacturers, tyre manufacturers, insurance and finance sectors and other allied industries and trade, as supporting members.

Hotels Association of India

Established in 1996, the Hotel Association of India (HAI) is the apex organization of the Indian Hospitality industry. With its membership extending from the major hotel groups, boutique hotels, heritage hotels, large, medium sized and smaller hotels, it represents the entire spectrum of the industry.

Its Executive Committee is a potent combination of the commitment of hotel owners on one hand and hard-core professionalism of hotel managers on the other. From Industry veterans to budding hoteliers, the committee is charged with experience and fresh ideas in its determination to shape a bright future for the Hotel Industry in India.

The current membership of the association is about 300 hotels from across the length and breadth of the country.

Federation of MP Chambers of Commerce and Industry

Federation of Madhya Pradesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Bhopal is a registered society under the Madhya Pradesh Societies Registrikaran Adhiniyam, 1973 with its registered office at Bhopal. It is a leading federation in the state of Madhya Pradesh. Presently, the federation is presided over by Shri Ramesh Chandra Agrawal, who is the chairman of Dainik Bhaskar Group of India.

The basic objects of the federation is to promote, encourage, watch and protect the interest of trade, commerce, industries, transport, manufacture, finance, banking, insurance and all other mercantile and economic activities particularly in the state of Madhya Pradesh, and in India and globally in general.

INDIAN PRINTED CIRCUIT ASSOCIATION (IPCA)

The Indian Printed Circuit Association (IPCA) is a voluntary, non-profit, service-oriented professional organization comprising leading technical experts of PCB manufacturing in the country. The Association’s primary objective is to promote learning and the advance education in the science and application of electronic packaging, namely Printed Circuit and inter-connection techniques.

Membership of IPCA is open to PCB manufacturers, PCB designers, EMS companies, PCB users, suppliers of equipment and raw materials and their authorized representatives, who are interested in devoting their time for the upliftment of PCB technology in the country.

This Association is the first of its kind in the country and in fact it is the only Association representing the interests of the PCB manufacturers and users devoted to promote the welfare and progress of PCB Industry in India.