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Workshop on ‘Energy Efficiency and Low Carbon Growth’

CII Godrej GBC, with support from UNIDO, is initiating an activity to facilitate energy efficiency and low carbon growth in the Indian engineering industry. The objective is to create awareness, build capacity and pilot 10 GHG accounting studies in small and medium Indian engineering industries. This aims at facilitating the entire industry to take action toward a low carbon growth in the Indian engineering industry. As part of this, CII-Godrej GBC is organising two regional one-day workshops on ‘Energy Efficiency and Low Carbon growth in the Indian Engineering Industry’: April 1 at Chennai and April 8 at Pune.

Benefits of attending: Latest energy efficiency and low carbon technologies will be discussed, training on how to carry out GHG accounting will be imparted and achieving monetary savings by energy efficiency and GHG reduction initiatives through national and international case studies will be discussed.

For any assistance, please contact Somya Shankar at somya.shankar@cii.in or call on 040-44185164

 

‘Technology as an Enabler for Healthcare’

Healthcare has lots of technology. Electronic medical records, mobile computing devices, and even wearable fitness trackers are now a permanent part of the landscape.

TiE HE@T gets 3 such ‘Healthpreneurs’ – Vishal Gondal – CEO, Goqii; Shantanu Jha – CEO, Docsuggesti and Shashank N D – CEO,  Practo, for a panel talk to understand that technology is an enabler not an intruder for healthcare. The session shall be moderated by Amit Mookim- country head, IMS Health.

The session will be held on April 8, from 3.45 p.m. – 7 p.m. at Lower Parel, Mumbai. Attendees could be existing or aspiring healthcare entrepreneurs or even business owners who want to solve real life problems through different models. Participants will learn about how technology acts as an enabler in solving certain prevalent problems and pain areas in healthcare, thus creating vast business opportunities.  For queries drop in an email to shabnam@tiemumbai.org or call 91-22-40436131

 

WEEK HIGHLIGHTS

Workshop for aspiring entrepreneurs

I Create India in collaboration with Human Touch, a youth led NGO, conducted a five-day ‘Aspiring Entrepreneurs Workshop’ (AEW) from March 16 -20 at Institute de Nossa Senhora de Piedade (Caritas), Panaji.  This workshop was attended by participants from the marginalised communities. It aimed to promote entrepreneurship development training to the community, trying to develop positive attitudes and skills such as creativity and flexibility. Participants were exposed to practical tips for successful entrepreneurship and trained in opportunity identification that would later enable them to start some ventures that would help them improve their quality of life. Besides the regular sessions by Master Trainers of I Create, there was also sharing of experiences by successful entrepreneurs. At the end of the workshop, the participants presented a business plan in a team and the best ones were judged and rewarded. Following this workshop, there will be follow-up sessions to reinforce concepts learned, clarify doubts and identify candidates who could be mentored further.

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