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Commerce Secretary Mr. Pillai visits FDDI campus
Jan '08
Hon'ble Commerce Secretary, Mr. GK Pillai, IAS & Mr. Anil Mukim, IAS, Joint Secretary, Department of Commerce visited Footwear Design & Development Institute (FDDI), Noida on Monday, January 14, 2008.

FDDI conducts long term as well as short-term course in the area of Retail Management, Fashion, Footwear Design, Technology, Management, Fashion Merchandising, Leather Goods & Accessories Design etc & is one of the first institute in the world to get prestigious ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certification.

Mr. G.K. Pillai, IAS, Commerce Secretary & Mr. Anil Mukim, IAS, Joint Secretary, taking round of the campus of FDDI

Mr. Rajeev Lakhara, IRS, Managing Director, FDDI, Mr. Shashi Bhushan Shukla, IRS, Secretary, FDDI & faculties, staff members & students of FDDI, welcomed him for sparing his valuable time.

During his 3-hour stay, he visited the testing laboratory, pilot plant, library, classrooms, computer center and canteen etc. “The growth of FDDI is remarkable during recent years.”

During his visit, Mr. GK Pillai inaugurated the newly constructed cafeteria of FDDI, auditorium of FDDI, the Visual Merchandizing Lab & the Mojari Display Centre at FDDI premises.

During his visit Mr. GK Pillai also unveiled the table calendar of FDDI for the year 2008.

Mr. Rajeev Lakhara, IRS, Managing Director, FDDI briefed that the performance of the institute has been outstanding in all areas of its operations such as training, testing, designing, consultancy and distance learning program etc.

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