Enhancing India’s Competitiveness

Note from the President and CEO

Dear Colleagues,

The India Council on Competitiveness is all set to host the India’s National Competitiveness Forum on September 25, 2015 at The Leela, Gurgaon. The event would look at discussions and deliberations with corporate  leaders, academicians, thinkers and practitioners. Theme for the event is “Importance of Make in India”. We would be looking at discussing India’s present manufacturing capability, the future potential, the best locations for make in India, the role of electronics and the defence sector and the future of manufacturing in the global economy.

The event is being co-designed by Vivekananda International Foundation, Mint, US Council on Competitiveness, India Council on Competitiveness & Institute for Competitiveness.

Some of the speakers are Shri Jayant Sinha, Minister of State for Finance, Government of India; Ravi Venkatesan, Chairman, Bank of Baroda; Michael E. Porter, Professor, Harvard Business School; Ajay Malshe, Founder & CTO, NanoMech; Dr. V K Saraswat, Member, Niti Aayog; General N C Vij, Former Chief of the Army Staff & Director Vivekananda International Foundation; Ganesh Natrajan, Vice Chairman and CEO, Zensar Technologies; Rishikesh T Krishnan, Director, IIM Indore; Ramesh Iyer, MD, Mahindra Finance; MVS Sheshagiri Rao, CEO, JSW Steel; Mr. Nitin Prasad, Managing Director, Shell Lubricants India; Sajjan Jindal, Managing Director, JSW et al.

We would welcome you to be a part of this exciting day of knowledge sharing and thought provoking discussions. We would request you to mark your calendars and confirm your participation. The list of speakers is available at http://compete.org.in/speakers-2015/

To register kindly click on http://www.porterprize.in/register/

To support or partner with the forum contact Neera Vohra at neera.vohra@competitiveness.in.

We welcome you to become a member of the India Council and actively participate in the ongoing debates and discussions. To explore the memberships details, either write to me or visit the following link: http://compete.org.in/membership/


Amit Kapoor
President and CEO
India Council on Competitiveness

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