INFOCOM SME FORUM 2015, VADODARA

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INFOCOM SME FORUM 2015, VADODARA

INTRODUCTION

Every year INFOCOM hosts Industry Specific Forums/Connect programmes across locations throughout the year. These platforms focus on key drivers of the industry to help propel the development and growth of the vertical.

This year Vadodara Chamber of Commerce and Industries (VCCI) and Microsoft have joined hands with INFOCOM, to present the SME Forum 2015, Vadodara Chapter that focuses on the growth potential of small and medium enterprises by leveraging technology in the region.

AGENDA

17:30 hrs - 18:00 hrs Registration over Tea & Coffee
18:00 hrs - 18:15 hrs Welcome and Introductions
18:15 hrs – 18:45 hrs

Driving growth in Gujarat through SMEs

Introduction by: Nilesh Shukla, President, Vadodara Chamber of Commerce & Industry (VCCI)

GUEST OF HONOUR:

P K Jha, Zonal General Manager, National Small Industries Corporation Ltd

K H Shah, Deputy Director (MECH), MSME, Ahmedabad

Anurag Gour, Director – Office (SMB & Consumer Business), Microsoft India

18:45 hrs – 19:00 hrs

Microsoft Perspectives

Speaker: Anurag Gour, Director – Office (SMB & Consumer Business), Microsoft India 

19:00 hrs – 19:10 hrs

Perspectives from Bitscape

Speaker: Kartik Shah, MD & CEO, Bitscape Infotech

19:10 hrs – 19:20 hrs

Perspectives from Microsoft SME Customer

Speaker: Vikash Rajgharia – Director, Finecure Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

19:20 hrs – 19:30 hrs

Unlocking the potential of SMEs

Speaker: Ajay Thakur, Head, BSE - SME

19:30 hrs – 20:30 hrs

Panel Discussion: Empowering SMEs for India 2025

Chairperson: Avantika Singh Aulakh, IAS, Collector Vadodara District

Panelists:

Ajay Thakur, Head – BSE SME

Hemant Vadalia, Vice President, Vadodara Chamber of Commerce & Industry (VCCI)

K H Shah, Deputy Director (MECH), MSME, Ahmedabad

Anurag Gour, Director – Office (SMB & Consumer Business), Microsoft India

Rohit Kothari, Partner, Mukund & Rohit

20:30 hrs onwards Networking Dinner

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