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DEHRADUN: In association with “Green earth Aliance”, PHD Chamber is organizing an “International Conference on Social Entrepreneurship & Strategic CSR Linkages” on 21st-22nd December 2012 at Doon University, Dehradun, Uttarankand . INDIACSR is the media partner at the mega event.
Union Minister Mr. Harish Rawat, will inaugurate the conference and speak about the views & action plans of Govt. of India on this very important topic of discussion. Mr. Rakesh Sharma IAS, Principal Secretary & Head -SIDCUL (State Industrial Development Corporate of Uttarakhand), Govt. of Uttarakhand is the guest of honour along with Executive Director BHEL, CSR- Head ONGC, Director IIT-Roorkee and Vice Chancellor–Doon University.
Dr. Vivek Agarwal, UN Habitat Awardees & Head CDC Jaipur, who has transformed the landscape of Sanitation & SWM (Solid Waste Management) model in the country will also speak about the challenges faced by them to become Rs 50 Crore Social Enterprise and creating employment opportunity for 10,000 youths in the country.
Mr. S.K Patra, President/CEO of Patanjali Food Park will share his experience to bring Patanjali at international level as Social Enterprise. Arun Raghav VP HR ITC, will be talking about the responsible approach of leading Corporate in the country and their strategic CSR model.
Ms. Kalpana Heblekar, CEO of HandiKraft Sourcing, Bangalore & Ms. Mridula Chandra, of HSDRC, Jaipur, Ms. Binita Shah of Organic Board (UK Govt.) will share their experience that how backward & Forward market linkages can empower rural women and artisans in rural Karnataka, Rajasthan and Uttarakhand region. Financial Institutions like NABARD, SBI, SIDBI etc. will highlight their plans & schemes to support SEs at micro to macro level for their social and financial inclusion.
Rusen Kumar, Director- India CSR (India’s Largest CSR News Portal), will share his part of experience in networking CSR champions across the country . Motivational Speaker , Author and ex- Secretary Bar Council Supreme Court of India Mr. Ashok Arora will give talk on Spirituality, Business Ethics & CSR in present age. Direct experience of Tata Jagriti Yatra (Largest SE Promotional Journey) in mentoring young entrepreneurs will also be discussed by Ritesh Garg and his dynamic Young India team(alumni of FMS/BHU and other leading B Schools).
Delegates will get opportunity interact with much more creative and innovative Social Enterprnises (Micro and Macro level) from Kerala to Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan to Karnatka and Uttar Pradesh to hill of Uttatakhand.
Evenings will bring excitement & warm-ness in this chilling winters by showing folk music and dance of Uttarakhand Hills and may be by some hidden talent from the young and vibrant delegates itself.
Early Morning sessions (22nd Dec.12) will start with Meditation and Yoga under the supervision of Yog Guru Shri Rajesh Arora followed by hot tea.
Field visit to Patanjali Food Park/ Haridwar will be another life time experience , when delegates will meet Face to face with local rural SHGs and micro level enterprise combining with state of art manufacturing units of Patanjali with SE.
Important Note: As mercury is going down and up in Doon valley, so our humble request to participants to please carry sufficient woollens to protect yourself well from winters.
So HURRY UP and confirm your participation by return mail.
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