Locus to host the first-ever FMCG round table!

 Global supply chain decision-making platform, Locus, is set to host the first-ever FMCG round table for top-level decision-makers including CXOs, VPs, Supply Chain Heads, Sales Leaders and savants from the academic field. The event will discuss strategies, innovation, and revolutionary technologies in the FMCG supply chain with an industry outlook for 2025. The focus will be on topics like disruption by e-commerce in the consumer market space, increasing consumption by rural India, and changing consumer behavior of millennials. One can get an industry outlook for 2025 in a roundtable discussion with renowned industry…

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Bank of Baroda – Max Bupa Health Insurance launch SwasthaNeev

Bank of Baroda, India’s second largest public sector bank, and Max Bupa Health Insurance – one of India’s leading standalone health insurance players have jointly pledged to feed 112,000 meals to the underprivileged citizens, within a span of two months. The initiative is aimed to contribute to the nation’s fight against hunger and enable the underprivileged citizens to lead healthier lives. Bank of Baroda and Max Bupa Health Insurance have partnered with Feeding India, a not-for-profit organization, to launch the ‘SwasthaNeev’ initiative to cover various hunger points, across 100 cities. The SwasthaNeev…

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SIAM’s 6th Automotive Logistics Conclave

Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), the apex body of the automobile industry, held its two-day 6th SIAM Automotive Logistics Conclave, themed at ‘Automotive Logistics – Need for Optimisation of Resources’, recently in Delhi. The deliberations during the conference particularly focused on various opportunities for multi-modal transportation along with innovations that lie ahead for automotive logistics.   The inaugural session, ‘Railways – Opportunities Ahead’ was chaired by R S Kapoor, Vice President, Maruti Suzuki India . Welcoming the audience and thanking the Indian Railways, he said, “Rail volumes have increased. We have set an ambitious target of allocating 30% of…

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“Future of Product Development, Packaging and Logistics “

23 August ‘19 @ Gurgaon | 27 September ‘19 @ Chennai 25 October ‘19 @ Delhi   CII Institute of Logistics is organizing a Training Workshop on ‘Future of Product Development, Packaging and Logistics’. The objective of this program is to create awareness on recent trends in Product Development, Packaging and Logistics especially from a digitalization and documentation point of view. This Training Workshop will focus on providing participants a comprehensive view of industry, technologies and latest trends influencing the product development, packaging and logistics a vision of the future likely to emerge.…

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Exhibition Cum Workshop on Technologies in Food Processing

The Indian food industry, the food and grocery market, is the 6th largest market in the world and it contributes to 70% of the total sales. Talking about the contribution within the country, the food processing industry has a share of 32% in the nation’s total market. In terms of production, consumption, and exports, it is ranked as the 5th largest industry in India. The Indian gourmet food market is valued at USD 1.3 billion and is growing at CAGR of 20%. Keeping in mind the growth in food industry, ASSOCHAM in association with…

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Imports & Exports Documentation: Recent Updates & Blockchain

02 August ‘19 @ Gurgaon | 22 August ‘19 @ Mumbai 12 September ‘19 @ Delhi | 25 September ‘19 @ Pune   CII Institute of Logistics is organizing Training Workshop on Imports & Exports Documentation: Recent Updates and Blockchain. The objective of this program is to create awareness on changes in international trade, especially from a documentation point of view and with practical tips. Signing of Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) has speeded up the digitalization process particularly in customs & programs like E- Sanchit etc. have already been put into the…

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ASDC Annual Conclave

 Automotive Skills Development Council (ASDC), the first Sector Skill Council of India, organised ASDC Annual Conclave 2019 recently in New Delhi. The conclave focused on bringing industry experts on-board to provide key insights for building a skilling ecosystem by partnering with the industry and making skills aspirational. The program consisted of knowledge sharing panel discussions to provide credible and quality training opportunities in the automotive sector. The day-long event focused on various panel discussions on industry expectations from the skilling ecosystem, vocational skills institutions and industry training centres’ perspective on…

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Creating Sustainable Logistics Skill ecosystem in India

CII Institute of Logistics is orgnaising a conference titled ‘Skill Enhancement in Logistics 2019’ around the theme of  ‘Creating Sustainable Logistics Skill Ecosystem in India’. The conference date is 24 July 2019 and the venue is Hotel Lalit, New Delhi. The conference is aimed at deliberating on three key facets of Logistics skill ecosystem in the country. The technical sessions are as below: Private training sector – Path to excellence Key stakeholders in developing sustainable logistics skill habitats Twinning low-tech and hi-tech skills: New generation logistics skills For more information, please contact:…

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IIT Madras Faculty launch ‘AI4Bharat’ platform

Indian Institute of Technology Madras Faculty has launched a platform – ‘AI4Bharat’ – to build Artificial Intelligence solutions to address India’s problems and accelerate AI Innovation. It will be a community of AI professionals, students, domain experts, policy makers and academicians collaborating on solving real-world challenges in Agriculture, Healthcare, Smart Cities, Digital India and sustainability.

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NTPC organized 17th Foreign Lenders Meet at Mumbai

India’s largest power generating company NTPC, organized its 17th ‘Foreign Lenders Meet’ in Mumbai on 25th June. The meet was aimed to brief the representatives of the foreign banks and financial institutions about the company’s Operational and Financial performance during the financial year 2018-19, growth plans and funding requirements, etc. for the future. A.K. Gautam, ED (Finance) briefed the representatives covering various aspects of NTPC’s performance and future growth plans. Moreover, International credit rating agencies S&P, Fitch and Moody’s presented its perspective on the NTPC credit quality, trends in the…

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