Confederation of Indian Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (CIMSME) is one of the fastest-growing organizations in India, primarily working for the MSME sector since 2017. It has expanded its footprints in the state of Gujarat in the recent past.
In order to strengthen the MSME ecosystem, it organized a virtual event called ‘MSME Manthan’ during 17-18-19 Sep 2020 (4 pm & onwards). It was aimed at educating business owners and business enthusiasts on the solutions that are available to them, build their capacity to take advantage of these solutions, and build their businesses to match their dreams.
CIMSME-Gujarat thanks 1400+ MSME owners and enthusiasts for their overwhelming response to the webinar. In this webinar, Shri J Ranjeet Kumar (IAS), Commissioner of MSME, Gandhinagar decoded the new Gujarat Industrial Policy 2020. The supply chain expert Mr Chandan Chatterjee spoke about how to become the preferred supplier to large companies. The new initiative of Districts as Exports Hub was highlighted by Shri Rohit Soni, Deputy DGFT, Gandhinagar. SIDBI’s package for MSME was shared by Shri Neeraj Srivastav, DGM, Ahmedabad, which would help in managing finance and funds for business continuity in stressful times. The participants could gain insights on how to become competitive through Quality Management. In a very engaging session, Mr. K V Srinivasan, MD & CEO, Profectus Capital Private Limited, Mumbai shared his views on how to leverage the financial services ecosystem.
Special insights were shared on procurement management by different companies through their representatives viz Mr. Rohit Soni, CPO of Arvind Ltd, Mr. Niraj Dalal, AVP (MM) of GSFC Ltd, Mr. Sumesh Goswani, SVP (Purchase) of Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd, and Mr Mukesh Kumar Tiwari, CGM (O&M/ OIC) of GAIL (India) Ltd, as a part of their vendor engagement initiative. The business opportunities to Africa were presented by the speakers from Kenya and Ethiopia. Interestingly, the topics like ‘why do business fail?’ by Mr Manish Upadhyay and ‘Seven mental blocks’ by Mr Aslam Charania got a very positive response from the audience.
Summarily, the very first initiative of CIMSME-Gujarat received an overwhelming response from 1400+ MSME owners and enthusiasts, who benefitted on how to grow business not only during pandemic, but more importantly afterward.
Confederation of Indian Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (CIMSME), Global Council for Cluster Excellence and Research (GCCER), Global Council for the Promotion of International Trade (GCPIT) and International Council for Technology, Management and Applied Engineering (ICTMAE) are a group of not for profit organizations. We provide the industry’s best practices through education while enabling collaboration, mentorship, peer-based learning, and the sharing of innovative ideas for entrepreneurs across the globe. We are the fastest-growing entrepreneurial support network in the country. The group aims to be the leader in providing the best industry resources for building thriving entrepreneurial ecosystems through sustainable entrepreneurial programs across a wide scope of industries and disciplines. We are the go-to organization for micro, small and medium enterprises, startups, womenpreneurs, studentpreneurs, solopreneurs, and other entrepreneurship support organizations that are dedicated to nurturing unique businesses in their communities.
They are a national business network of 9,324+ leading entrepreneurs. Founded in the recent past by a group of young entrepreneurs, Confederation enables business owners to learn from each other, leading to greater business success and enriched personal life.
The range of services includes networking opportunities with other business organizations, financial entities, educational institutes, government bodies, and non-government organizations; participation in industrial missions, business symposiums, seminars, workshops, training, conferences; and synergistic avenues for the holistic development of business. It has 3 verticals to reach every part of the enterprising ecosystem viz Startup Innovation Cell (SIC), Woman Entrepreneurship and Empowerment (WEE), and MSME Growth. You may like to visit our website at www.cimsme.in and www.gcpit.org for further information. CIMSME is the world’s first confederation which has zero charges for its MEMBERSHIP to live on the motto:
“Replacement of competition with collaboration”.