Day 1: Friday, 27th September 2019
Conference on Future of Manufacturing

There is a constant effort to achieve zero-defect, zero-waste and zero rejections through initiatives such as smart design and applying various TPM & TQM techniques. The conference shall focus on mass customization and adaptability by applying innovative methods and constantly laying emphasis to reduce cost of production to be globally competitive.

Session I: Sustainable Packaging & Waste Management

With the growing waste produced globally, sustainability, recycling and mindfulness in controlling waste production has become imperative. This session will focus on key innovative techniques/ initiatives undertaken by various companies in packaging and waste management.

12:15 - 13:30 hrs Session Chairman

"Extended Producer Responsibility"

Mr Ashok Windlass
Vice Chairman
CII Uttarakhand State Council &
MD, Windlass Biotech Pvt Ltd

Mr. Shikhar Jain
Principal Counselor
CII – Centre for Environment & Sustainable Development (CESD)

Mr. S P Subudhi
Member Secretary
Uttarakhand Environment Protection & Pollution Control Board

Mr Bhanu Prakash Vellanki
Assistant Professor
Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee

Mr Asgar Naqvi
Grant Thornton

Dr Atul Sood
Director Legal, Regulatory & Corporate Affairs, & President, Indian Pollution Control Association,
Perfetti Van Melle India

Session II: Industry 4.0: Smart Manufacturing, Digital Factories

Industry 4.0 is characterized by highly intelligent connected systems that create a fully digital value chain. Some of the key features of Industry 4.0 which shall be discussed are predictive maintenance, automation, robotics, advanced analytics for optimization, batch matching to demand, etc.

The discussion will focus on the key upcoming technologies and the impact of them on the current manufacturing ecosystem.

14:15 - 16:00 hrs Session Chairman

Factories of the Future: Collaborative Robots & Industry 4.0

"Achieving Excellence in Manufacturing"

Mr Kaushik Mukherjee
Chief Manager
ITC Complex Ltd, Haridwar

Mr L K Gupta
Sr Advisor
Maruti Suzuki India Limited

Mr Pradeep David
GM South Asia
Univeral Robots

Mr Vijay Kalra
CEO - Mahindra Vehicle Manufacturers Ltd. & Chief Manufacturing Operations at Mahindra and Mahindra Limited

Mr Naseer Deshmukh*
Head of Manufacturing
M&M Ltd

Mr Naresh Kantoor
Encon Systems

Mr Parikshit Jain
Associate Director
Grant Thornton

Session III: Green Manufacturing

This session will focus on the importance of developing the eco system for green manufacturing; innovating technologies for optimal usage of available resources for creating an environment friendly and sustainable manufacturing base, through an interactive discussion highlighting the key growth drivers, the cost benefit analysis, renewable energy options, issues of carbon management, water management, etc. The emphasis is on use of new technologies which are energy efficient and minimize wastages while production.

16:00 - 17:30 hrs Session Chairman


"Green Manufacturing for Industry Competitiveness"

Mr Shyamal Chatterjee
Director & Plant Head
Tupperware India Pvt Ltd

Mr Chinmoy Roy
Head Technical Services
Tata Motors, Pantnagar

Mr Arun Victor Paulraj
CII - Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre (GBC)

Mr Nihal Kaul
Lead Central Sustainability
Hero MotoCorp

Dr Arvind Gupta
Chief Operating Officer
Rockman Industries Ltd

Mr Ashish Mathur
Senior Advisor
Grant Thornton

19:00 hrs Close of Day - 1
16:25 - 17:00 hrs End of Day 1
Day 2: Saturday, 28th September 2019
Session on Enhancing Competitiveness of MSMEs & Vendor Development Programme

Vendor development is a popular technique of strategic sourcing and improving marketing channels for the large firms by improving on the value received from suppliers. This session will focus on importance of vendor development program, its processes and successful case studies on various vendor development programs in the country.

10:30 - 12:00 hrs Address by Speakers

Summing up & sharing CII initiative for SMEs

Mr Vikas Garg
Managing Director
Forace Polymers Pvt Ltd

Mr Karan Sood
Associate Director
Grant Thornton

Mr Vibhor Swaroop
Deputy General Manager

Mr S C Kandpal*
Assistant Director
Ministry of MSME

Mr Sanjay Gulati
Executive Director

Mr S C Nautiyal
Director Industries
Government of Uttarakhand

Mr S A Murugesan*

Mr L Fanai*
DG & Commissioner Industries, Uttarakhand

Mr Vipul Dawar
Managing Director
Indo German Brakes Pvt Ltd

Session I:Vendor Development Program
12:15 - 13:15 hrs Presentation on IREPS: Indian Railway E-Procurement System & Vendor Registration Process

Mr Ashok Kumar Rathore
Chief Material Manager
Rail Coach Factory, Kapurthala

Mr Baldev Singh
Assistant Material Manager
Diesel Loco Modernization Works, Patiala

Session II:Vendor Development Program
14:00 - 14:30 hrs Vendor Development Program

Mr Yugul Kumar Pandey
Assistant General Manager (MM)

Session III:Vendor Development Program
14:30 – 15:00 hrs Vendor Development Program


15:00 hrs Close of Day –2
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