Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Indian apparel retail honchos to grace CMAI Summit
Indian apparel retail honchos to grace CMAI Summit
06
May '13
The oldest and largest association of the garment Industry in India - The Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI), is completing its 50th year of service to the industry this year. As part of its Golden Jubilee celebrations, CMAI is organising  “CMAI’s Fashion Retail Summit” on Wednesday, May 8th 2013 at The Trident, Nariman Point,  Mumbai.
 
This summit is an effort to showcase the opportunity in Indian Fashion Retail with a 360° perspective of all key elements in the value chain. The theme for the summit is titled “Envisioning the Robust Growth of Fashion Retail in India from USD 40 Billion to USD 125 Billion by 2020”. 
 
The day-long summit, packed with very interesting panel discussions will have distinguished dignitaries from the apparel and garment related industry, all of which will be followed by interesting question & answer sessions. 
 
The inaugural session will start with a welcome address by Mr Rahul Mehta – President of CMAI, followed by an address from Mr. Harry van Dalfsen – President, International Apparel Federation (IAF) and then a keynote address from Mr. Harsh Mariwala - Chairman - Marico Ltd and then a presentation on the ‘Retail Index’ from Mr Prashant Agarwal - Jt. MD - Wazir Advisors. 
 
The first session will have presentations on ‘Learnings from Success Stories of International Brands in India’ and will be moderated by Mr Rahul Mehta and will have Mr Sanjeev Mohanty – MD, Benetton India Pvt. Ltd, Mr. Shailesh Chaturvedi -  MD & CEO of Tommy Hilfiger, India and Mr Vineet Gautam - Country Head of Bestsellers as speakers. 
 
The post lunch panel discussion will be on ‘How will Indian Fashion Retail carve out its Growth Story over Next Decade’ whose panelists are Mr. Ashish Dikshit – CEO - Madura Fashion & Lifestyle, Mr. B.S. Nagesh – Founder of Trrain, Mr. Ganesh Subramanian -Chief Merchandising Officer of Myntra and Mr. Kishore Biyani - Founder and Group CEO - Future Group.
 
The third panel discussion will be on ‘Is Manufacturing losing its due prominence to Retail and Branding?’ to be moderated by Mr. Harminder Sahni – MD - Wazir Advisors. The speakers will be Mr Gaurav Mahajan – CEO of Westside, Mr. J Suresh - MD & CEO of Arvind Brands & Retail, Mr Venu Nair – MD of Marks & Spencer, India, Mr. Premal Udani - MD of Kaytee Corp and Mr Dilip Jiwrajka – MD of Alok Industries Ltd.
 
The last and final panel discussion of the day will be on ‘Domestic Brands – Energising the Indian Fashion Retail’ will have Mr. Mukesh Sawlani -  CEO of AND, MrSiddharth Bindra – MD of Biba, Mr. Kamal Kushlani – MD of Mufti and Mr Manohar Chatlani – MD of Soch as speakers. 
 

The Clothing Manufacturers Association of India


Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 21st Jul 2017

No shortage of cotton & yarn in country: Minister

There is no shortage of cotton and yarn in the country, and the...

Pic courtesy: Sutlej Textiles & Industries Ltd

Textiles | On 21st Jul 2017

Sutlej Textiles’ Q1 FY18 EBITDA expands to Rs 76.28 cr

Sutlej Textiles and Industries Ltd (STIL), one of India’s largest...

Textiles | On 21st Jul 2017

CAI revises 2016-17 cotton crop to 337.25 lakh bales

Cotton Association of India (CAI) has upwardly revised cotton crop...

Interviews View All

C Kamatchisundaram
Voltas

ITME is an occasion not only to receive new leads but also to work on...

Vidhyaa Shankar. S
A Ganapathi Chettiar

'The usage of knits is getting into the boundaries of woven fabrics'

Milind Khandwe
Hindoostan Innovation Centre

‘Modern technical textile is an indispensable tool for science and...

Mohammad Hassan
Biax Fiberfilm

About one in every 20 patients picks up an infection while hospitalised....

Kevin Nelson
TissueGen

Kevin Nelson, Chief Scientific Officer, TissueGen discusses the growing...

Larry L Kinn
Suominen Corporation

Larry L Kinn, Senior Vice President - Operations Americas of Suominen...

Wendell Rodricks
Wendell Rodricks

"We should not compare India and the West. There are things we do that...

Jay Ramrakhiani
Occasions Elegance Wear

It is believed that by early 19th century, Varanasi weavers had moved away ...

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

July 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search



X