>>
Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / First-ever three-day GIBM to be held in Munich

First-ever three-day GIBM to be held in Munich

25
Jun '09
Over 250 top decision makers from business and government from India, Europe and other parts of the world will put heir heads together to scout for innovative models of cooperation between globalizing Indian companies and their counterparts worldwide in the first-ever three-day 'Global India Business Meeting' (GIBM) to be held in Munich (Germany) from June 28, 2009.

FICCI is the Indian co-host of the GIBM along-with the State of Bavaria (Germany), BayernLB and Federation of Bavarian Industry (VBW).

India's Minister of Commerce and Industry, Mr. Anand Sharma will deliver the keynote address at the opening session of GIBM that will take a close look at the economic and political synergies and the potential for deepening the relationship between India and the world. The focus will be on the political connect between Indian and world leaders and their vision of a burgeoning global Indian future.

The German Chancellor, Dr Angela Merkel is expected to be present at the meeting. The Federal Minister of Economics and Technology, Dr. Karl-Theodor Freiherr zu Guttenberg and the Bavarian Minister President Horst Seehofer are expected to address the Indian and world CEOs.

Mr. Martin Zeil, Deputy Minister President, State of Bavaria, Germany; Mr. Supachai Panitchpakdi, Secretary-General, UNCTAD; and Mr. Frank-Jürgen Richter, President, Horasis, Switzerland, will share their perspectives in the opening session.

The Indian states of Karnataka and Maharashtra would be represented by delegations that will be led by the Chief Minister and Deputy Chief Minister of the two states.

The co-chairs of the meeting are:
• Prince Abdullah bin Mosa'ad, Chairman, Saudi Paper Manufacturing Co, Saudi Arabia
• Rahul Bajaj, Member of Parliament and Chairman, Bajaj Auto, India
• Harsh Pati Singhania, Managing Director, JK Paper & President, FICCI, India
• Peter Bauer, Chief Executive Officer, Infineon, Germany
• Pramod Bhasin, Chief Executive Officer, Genpact, India
• Gerhard Cromme, Chairman, Siemens and ThyssenKrupp, Germany
• Tony Fernandes, Chairman, AirAsia, Malaysia
• Jim Goodnight, Chief Executive Officer, SAS, USA
• Kris Gopalakrishnan, Chief Executive Officer, Infosys, India
• Alan Hassenfeld, Chairman of the Executive Committee, Hasbro, USA
• Baba Kalyani, Chairman, Bharat Forge, India
• Liu Jiren, Chairman, Neusoft, China
• Nasser Munjee, Chairman, Development Credit Bank, India
• G V Krishna Reddy, Chairman, GVK Power & Infrastructure, India
• Dhruv M. Sawhney, Chairman, Triveni Engineering & Industries, India

Says Dr. Amit Mitra, Secretary General, FICCI: “The Global India Business Meeting shall integrate the top decision-makers from all sectors of the Indian economy, aimed at finding strategies to expanding our operations outside India. The meeting affords an great opportunity for Indian CEOs to meet with their global counterpartsto discuss and create new models of cooperation. FICCI is happy to spearhead such an initiative especially in the backdrop of the global meltdown.”


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 20th Jan 2022

Chinese central bank cuts rates on medium-term loans, reverse repos

The People's Bank of China recently cut interest rates of its...

Pic: Shutterstock

Retail | On 20th Jan 2022

Clothing retail sales in US grew 33.1% during holiday season: NRF

Retail sales during 2021’s November-December holiday season grew 14.1 ...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 20th Jan 2022

ILO downgrades labour market recovery forecast for 2022

Geneva-based International Labour Organisation (ILO) has downgraded...

Interviews View All

Vandana Narang, National Institute of Fashion Technology

Vandana Narang
National Institute of Fashion Technology

Campus placements are low due to lockdowns

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Trainers faced immense challenges as most were not tech-savvy

Florian Heubrandner, Lenzing AG

Florian Heubrandner
Lenzing AG

Sustainable and eco-friendly fibres remain in the minority

Henry Krause,

Henry Krause

<font color="#333333" face="Arial, sans-serif">Polygiene is a market...

Shivendra Nigam,

Shivendra Nigam

Delhi-headquartered Cantabil Retail India Ltd was founded by Vijay Bansal...

Dr. Ajay Sahai,

Dr. Ajay Sahai

Set up in 1965 by Ministry of Commerce, Government of India to focus the...

Dr. Sean Blamires, Evolution and Ecology Research Centre

Dr. Sean Blamires
Evolution and Ecology Research Centre

Using spider silk for clothing may not seem to be an attractive...

Asif Rahman, MIP

Asif Rahman
MIP

MIP is a manufacturer and distributor of high-performance textiles and...

Sachin Pendharkar, Dieffenbacher India Pvt Ltd

Sachin Pendharkar
Dieffenbacher India Pvt Ltd

Germany-based Dieffenbacher Group is a producer of high-quality composites ...

Manish Malhotra, Label Manish Malhotra

Manish Malhotra
Label Manish Malhotra

A multitalented designer and founder of an eponymous label, Manish...

Shalini Sharma & Shweta Pundir Sharma, Six Yard Story

Shalini Sharma & Shweta Pundir Sharma
Six Yard Story

Six Yard Story is a premium artisanal brand with a focus to bring handloom ...

Reynu Taandon, Label Reynu Taandon + Nikhita

Reynu Taandon
Label Reynu Taandon + Nikhita

Renowned womenswear designer <b>Reynu Taandon </b>has been serving the...

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

Leave your Comments

ESTEEMED CLIENTS

Decathlon
THE BOMBAY DYEING ;& MFG.CO. LTD
Desigual - ABASIC, S.A.
Sportmaster Ltd.
Vianney Textil Hogar S.A. De C.V.
Aramark Uniform ;& Career Apparel, LLC
PVH Corporation
Target Corporation (MN)
Benetton Group
Asos
Lacoste (Wanchai)
Eastman Chemical Company
Bluestem Global Sourcing Limited
IDH – The Sustainable Trade Initiative
Maceton Limited
Hirdaramani International Export Private Limited
John Varvatos
Phong Phu international JSC (PPJ)
Amazon China
Puma
Alison Hayes Romania
Gokaldas Exports Limited
Alix Partners
BIMBA ;& LOLA SL
SHAHI Exports Pvt Ltd
Deckers Outdoor (Guangzhou) Consultant Co., LTD.
Chori Company Limited
Lisa S.P.A.
Gap International Sourcing Limited
Cat Tuong Real Estate Group Joint Stock Company
Lenzing Aktiengesellschaft
Tchibo GmbH
TESCO INTERNATIONAL SOURCING LIMITED
HYOSUNG CORPORATION INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED
Helly Hansen Far East Ltd
C;&A Sourcing International Ltd
T.T. Limited
Hela Clothing Pvt Ltd
Boardriders Asia Sourcing Limited
H;&M Hennes ;& Mauritz (Far East) Ltd
Grasim Industries Limited
Page Industries Limited (Bangalore)
Rayonese Textile Inc., Division de Culp Inc.
BIRLA CENTURY A DIVISION OF CENTURY TEXTILES AND INDUSTRIES
Lululemon Athletica Inc
MAS Active / MAS Kreeda / MAS Bodyline
G-Star Raw C.V.
KIABI
Truetzschler India Private Limited
NITI Aayog
Recron Polyester from Reliance Industries Limited
International Textile Manufacturers Federation
Landmark Group
Restoque S.A.
Sainsbury's Argos Asia Limited
Tory Burch Hong Kong Ltd
Sportswear Company Spa
Midas Clothing Limited
The Top Form Brassiere Manufacturing Company Limited
Under Armour Global Sourcing Ltd
OVS Hong Kong Sourcing Ltd.
J ;& P Coats
Seasalt Limited
Aquarelle Clothing Limited
Green Fibre
Walmart
BIANCA
Tommy Hilfiger
Chico’ FAS
Guess Europe Sagl,
Etam Group Strategy Hong Kong Limited
IKEA of Sweden AB
Lifestyle
Permoda(Koaj/Armi/Pronto/Bkul)
Splash
Groz-Beckert East Asia LLP
Esprit Europe Services GmbH
Vardhman Textile Ltd
Reiter India Private Limited
Gatsby Africa
Varner AS Retail
Calvin Klein
Rosset ;& Cia Limited
KAS Direct Sourcing
The LYCRA Company Singapore  Pte. Ltd
LC Waikiki
Gloria Jeans
Arvind Limited
SYNERGIES HONG KONG LIMITED
Abit

January 2022

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


Advanced Search