Meeting with Secretaries of FICCI's Member Bodies
Awith n interactive meeting
Secretaries of Member Bodies was held on the eve of the 87th Annual General meeting of FICCI, on December 19, 2014 at the Federation House. The meeting was attended by over 60 representatives from Chambers and Associations from all over the country. Apart from the Secretaries of Member Bodies, Presidents and Vice Presidents of several Chambers were also present.
This is an annual event where the representatives of Member Bodies get an opportunity to interact with each other as also with the FICCI leadership and "respective sectoral team leaders from the Secretariat.
After brief welcome remarks by Jyoti Vij, Deputy Secretary General, Dr. A Didar Singh, Secretary General, addressed the gathering and made a detailed presentation on the structure and activities of FICCI. He briefly talked about the major initiatives FICCI undertook over the last one year including the policy and development initiatives, thought leadership, etc. Dr. Singh reiterated that this event is a platform for the member bodies from different states to exchange views on the industrial development and economic progress of their respective states.
The participants were also impressed by the number of high quality programmes that FICCI organises in different sectors. During the interaction, the participants raised a number of queries relating to different sectors which were responded to by the FICCI Team Leaders. They were also impressed by the quality of FICCI's knowledge papers and Business Digest, etc. They also made a request to reproduce some of the articles published in the Business Digest in their in-house magazine. Dr. Singh responded positively to this request. He also asked all Member Bodies to give their ideas on the kind of events, seminars which can be done jointly in their respective states.
Senior FICCI officials at an interactive meeting with Secretaries of Member Bodies.
A section of the audience.