FICCI (Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry) held TAG 2012 Conference on October 10th 2012, Hotel Intercontinental The Lalit, Mumbai. This Year approximately 100 Textile and Apparel companies attended the conference , comprised of CEO and Senior Executives from Polymer, Fiber and Textiles, Machinery and equipment suppliers, Technology Consultants, Analysts from financial institutions etc.
This Year’s Conference theme was “Thriving in the Era of Constant Change: Challenges in Textile and Apparel Industry.” The intention was to discuss the current sector scenario and to develop and promote holistic development and draw a road map for future growth of Textile and Apparel Industry in India. At this year’s Conference, Speakers gave emphasis on how to explore market share opportunities in the Textile and Apparel industry.
Mr. Suryakumar Shivasagaran, Co-founder & Director, Plural Technology Pvt Ltd (Silver sponsor for TAG 2012) spoke on the latest trends and use of Technology like Apparel PLM (Product Lifecycle Management) which needs to get noticed by Textile and Apparel Industry.
He suggested that the Associations should come forward and encourage Textile and Apparel companies to invest on Apparel PLM Technology which will help to gain competitive edge in domestic and International markets.
Mr. S P Verma, Deputy Director, Ministry of Textiles , Mr. Anil Nair, VP-Marketing, Alok Industries Ltd, Mr. Rajeev Gopal, Sr. Exe. President & CMO, Birla Cellulose, Mr. Khurshed Thanawala, Chairman & MD, Oerlikon Textile India Pvt Ltd, Mr. Gerard de Nazelle, CEO, Polygenta Technologies & PerPETual Global, Mr. Suryakumar Shivasagaran, Co-founder & Director, Plural Technology Pvt Ltd, Mr. Aamir Akhtar, CEO-Denim Fabrics, Arvind Mills, Mr. Amit Ruparelia, Chairman, TEXPROCIL, Mr. Amit N Goyal, Executive Committee Members, AEPC, Mr. Sunil Khandelwal, CFO, Alok Industries Ltd, Mr. Ramesh Poddar, Chairman & MD, Siyaram Silk Mills Ltd, Mr. Devangshu Dutta, Founder & CEO, Third Eyesight.