Nitin Gadkari to inaugurate CII’s MSME Summit on Nov 30
   Date :27-Nov-2019

Business Bureau :
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Western Region will be conducting the fifth edition of MSME Summit 2019 and B2B Buyer-Seller Meet on November 30 from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm at Hotel Centre Point, Ramdaspeth, Nagpur. Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari will be the chief guest at the inugural session.
Apart form this, some of the key invited speakers to address during the summit include P M Parlewar, Director MSME-DI, Nagpur, Sanjiv Bajaj, Chairman, CII Western Regional Council and Managing Director & CEO, Bajaj Finserv Ltd; Kashmira Mewawala, Chairperson, CII Maharashtra State Council & Chief Ethics Counsellor and Head of Business Development, Tata Capital Ltd; Sriram Narayanan, Vice Chairman, CII Maharashtra State Council and Managing Director, Endress+Hauser (India) Automation Instrumentation Pvt Ltd; Dr K Nandakumar, Convenor, CII Maharashtra Panel on MSME and Chairman and Managing Director, Chemtrols Industries Pvt Ltd.; Dr P Anbalagan, Chief Executive Officer, Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC); Sudhir Mutalik, Co-Convenor, CII Maharashtra Panel on MSME and Managing Director, Positive Metering Pumps ( I ) Pvt Ltd; Rahul Dixit, Chairman, CII Vidharbha Zonal Council and Director, Midland Diesel Services Pvt Ltd; Arvind Kumar, Convenor – CII Vidarbha IT Forum and Centre Head, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd, MIHAN; and others. The summit will be combined with focused buyer seller meets where PSUs and large scale industries will be there as buyer with specific requirements which they are looking forward to source from MSMEs of the Vidarbha Region. The confirmed buyers are: Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd., Maharashtra State Mining Corporation, Naval Dockyard, Amazon India, Dassault Reliance Aviation Ltd., Ashok Leyland Ltd., SANY Heavy Industry Co. Ltd., Ceat Ltd., Lemken India Agro Equipments Pvt. Ltd., Vertiv Energy Pvt. Ltd. The B2B meet will help the MSMEs in understanding the requirements of the OEM’s, desired components, procurement norms, buying pattern and will also provide an opportunity for one-on one or group interaction between buyers and suppliers for initiating smooth business tie ups. It not only opens new avenues for business but also provide an opportunity to learn, explore, innovate and network with the people.
The theme of this summit is ‘Empowering MSMEs towards India at 5 trillion dollar economy’. CII has always been working towards enabling MSMEs in India to go global, achieve technical prowess and gain access to a better credit line. the summit, will enable MSMEs to build competitiveness and help them explore the multitude of opportunities in exports which are available worldwide.
The primary objective of the summit is to create a pathway for MSMEs reach a global platform and to integrate their functions into the global market by directly engaging with global players. Industry members are invited to take advantage for MSMEs and transactional Buyer-Seller Meet to interact personally with buyers and explore business opportunities. Contact Abhaya Singh from CII (Ph: 9558791575).