Global Competitiveness in International Business Strengthening existing exporters


13th December, 2016
Dear Sir / Madam,
Subject: Half Day Seminar on the theme Global Competitiveness in International Business Strengthening existing exporters and encouraging new onesFriday, December 23, 2016
Greetings from Gujarat Chamber of Commerce & Industry...
It is recognized that International trade is the backbone of business & industry in general and the Small & Medium Sector in particular. The need of the hour is to focus on boosting our exports. This in turn requires the Gujarat based business and industries to be globally competitive.
With this background, the Foreign Trade Committee, Gujarat Chamber of Commerce & Industry (GCCI) has organized a Half Day Seminar on the theme Global Competitiveness in International Business –Strengthening existing exporters and encouraging new ones “
The indicative details of the Seminar are as below.
Day & Date
Friday, 23rd December, 2016
Indicative schedule
·         4.30 PM - 5.00 PM :Registration
·         5:00 PM - 7:00PM :Inauguration,Key note address & Panel discussions
·         7.00 PM - 7.30 PM : Question- Answers
·         7.30 PM                  :Dinner
Gujarat Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Shri Ambica Mills Building, Ashram Road, Ahmedabad-380009
The main objective of the seminar is to provide first-hand information on the export opportunities and ways to strengthen and increase exports. The seminar will provide an interactive forum to the existing and potential exporters and will guide them on International Business Strategies.
The key component of the seminar would bean interactive panel discussion. Senior professionals, Domain experts and officers from highly relevant and important organizations would be on the panel.
The panel members will include:
1.    An Export – Import Documentation expert
2.    A Senior representative of Director General of Foreign Trade(DGFT), Ahmedabad office
3.    A Senior officer of State Bank of India (Foreign trade Department)
4.    A Senior officer of Industries Commissioner (IC) office, Govt. of Gujarat
5.    A Senior officer of Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India Ltd(ECGC), Mumbai office
6.    A Successful Exporter: Small- Medium scale
Mr. Ketan Patel, Chairman & Managing Director, Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Ltd. – the innovative firm with highly successful exports record, would deliver the keynote address.
Small & Medium Enterprises (those who are into international trade and also those who are not but have desire and potential), trading houses, professionals of this field, consultants, Central & State Government officers in relevant departments / organizations, academicians, etc. would find this seminar highly useful.
We solicit your esteemed presence and participation in the above seminar. You are requested to confirm your presence in advance to Ms. Devangi Brahmbhatt by registering on foreigntrade@gujaratchamber.org

With Regards,

Dharmendra Joshi
Secretary General