Mukesh Ambani would be the star speaker on the Business Leadership Summit  |  Photo Credit: IANS
Bhubaneswar: Top industrialists together with Mukesh Ambani, N Chandrasekaran, Kumar Mangalam Birla together with 800 other business leaders are anticipated to attend the second version of ‘Make In Odisha’ conclave begining November 11, official sources stated Thursday. Apart from Reliance Industries, Aditya Birla Group and Tata Group, Vedanta Resources chief Anil Agarwal and business delegation from a minimum of six international locations — South Korea, Japan, Germany, France, Soudi Arabia and UAE — are anticipated to attend the state’s mega enterprise meet right here. Chairman of Mahindra Group Anand Mahindra, chairman of Jindal Steel and Power Limited Naveen Jindal and Adani Group chief Goutam Adani are additionally anticipated to be a part of the conclave which is able to conclude on November 15.
“Mukesh Ambani will be the star speaker at the Business Leadership Summit to be organised just after plenary session of the MIO Conclave on November 12. The summit will provide leadership perspective from industry captains to inspire next generation leaders,” Odisha’s industries minister Ananta Das advised reporters right here. “Ambassadors of some countries will attend the conclave. Young entrepreneurs from within the state will also attend the event,” Das stated.
The minister stated Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will inaugurate the conclave. He had earlier met ambassadors of assorted international locations in New Delhi in reference to the conclave for which Japan is the associate nation. “Since Japan is the partner country of the conclave, a dedicated session for Japanese Companies has been scheduled on November 12. The Companies will showcase various investment opportunities in Odisha’s manufacturing sector,” Das stated.
Some of the Japanese firms which have confirmed their participation embrace Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Marubeni, JFE Steel, Nissin Foods, Mitsui and Takahata Precision, Das stated. Das stated all preparations for the profitable conduct of Make in Odisha Conclave – 2018 are nearing completion. The expo at this 12 months’s occasion will even be a lot bigger, showcasing manufacturing prowess of the state by way of use of recent applied sciences by the businesses working right here.
Apart from searching for funding from the industries, the prime goal of the conclave is to showcase the potential of the state in completely different sectors, stated industries secretary Sanjeev Chopra including, the state will showcase chance of rising as a producing hub of jap India. The earlier Conclave was held in 2016 the place the state had obtained funding proposals price Rs 2 lakh crore. “Of the 124 proposals received during the 2016 conclave, 65 per cent are in different stages of implementation,” Chopra stated.