Symbiosis Hosting An International Conference on Issues and Challenges in Retail Sector and FDI in India and Across the World

Source : Business Wire India

Pune, Maharashtra, India, Tuesday, January 22, 2013 

With the advent of foreign Direct Investment, India has become a focused playground for foreign players. Keeping in line with this development, the Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies (SCMSUG) (Undergraduate) -a constituent unit of Symbiosis International University is organising a Two Day International Conference on the theme “Issues and Challenges in Retail Sector and Foreign Direct Investment in India and across the World” at its centre in Viman Nagar, Pune on February 15 - 16, 2013.

This conference aims at exploring the viewpoints of experts from industry and academia on foreign direct Investment and retail scenario in India and across the Globe. The Conference is being presided over by the Hon'ble Dr. S.B Mujumdar, Founder & President, Symbiosis Chancellor, Symbiosis International (Deemed University). Mr.Yogesh Gupta, IPS, chairman and MD Kerala Finance Corporation will be the chief guest at the conference.

Dr A.D.N.Vajpai, Vice Chancellor, University of Himachal Pradesh, will be the guest of honour at the event. The keynote speakers will be eminent people from the industry and the academia. Dr. C.P Chandrasekhar - Professor, Centre for Economic Studies and Planning Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi,is the keynote speaker on FDI where as Mr. Govind S. Shrikhande - CEO, Shopper's Stop, Mr. Timothy Eynon - Management Consultant, Pro vogue (India) Limited, will give their keynote Address. Mr. Kumar Rajagopalan - CEO, Retailers Association of India, Dr. Gibson G Vedamani Managing Director & CEO, Sharon Wayne Inc. Founding CEO, Retailers Association of India are the guest speakers for the conference. Dr. Manoj Pant - Professor Centre for International Trade and Development, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi will be the keynote speaker for the valedictory address.

The Conference is intended as a forum for establishing interface with the industry and the academia’s most influential thought leaders in the field of economics, finance & business. Participants from academics, researchers, practitioners and policy makers will share their insights towards cutting-edge information on global trends, issues and challenges.

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