CSR Summit 2016
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has become a dynamic subject in the changing industrial and social scenario, today. Many leading industrial houses, social organizations and individuals are putting various efforts and doing innovations in the domain. To bring the key stake holders together and discuss on the agenda, OdishaLIVE had organized ‘Odisha CSR Summit’.
This event, in association with KIIT School of Rural Management (KSRM) was held on 12 April at Bhubaneswar. Looking into the contemporary need, the organizers had chosen ‘CSR and Inclusive Growth’ as the key agenda of ‘Odisha CSR Summit 2016’.
“The summit was inaugurated by minister of industries and mass education Debi Prasad Mishra. Similarly several veteran business leaders, CSR heads, domain experts and academicians also participated in the panel discussion on ‘CSR and Inclusive Growth’ to churn out on the subject.
Best CSR Practices Awards was another attraction of the event. Different business organizations and CSR initiators were felicitated at the event for their innovations and extra ordinary contributions to the field.
Along with minister of Industries, dignitaries like Dr. Prasanna Kumar Pattasani, Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha; Shri Priyadarshi Mishra, MLA; and Ananta Narayan Jena, Mayor, BMC shall grace the event.
Similarly the panelists included Shri Charudutta Panigrahi, Founder of FIDR, Gurgaon; Dr. Suvendu Das, President, HR, OSL Group; Prof. L. K. Vaswani, Director, KSRM, KIIT University; Jagadananda, Mentor and Co-founder, CYSD and Shri Prasant Kumar Hota, Group CSR Head & Executive Vice President, Corporate Communications, JSPL.
The event was attended by corporate leaders and representatives from various corporate houses, Governmental Officials, NGOs and start-ups and students of technical, management and social domains.