Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Seminar Details

27 May 2022
  • Report Launch :

    Release of the Report ‘Contribution of Non-Alcoholic Beverage Sector to Indian Economic Growth and Atmanirbhar Bharat’

    Date: 27th May 2022
    Venue: Juniper Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi

    PROGRAMME

    09:30 am – 10:00 am: Registration and Tea/ Coffee

    10:00 am – 11:30 am: Inaugural Session
    Welcome Address: Dr. Deepak Mishra, Director & CE, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)
    Chair: Mr. C.K Jaipuria, Chairperson, IBA & CMD, Pearl Beverages Limited
    Introduction to Beverage Industry: Mr. Jagdish Prasad Meena, Secretary General, Indian Beverage Association (IBA)
    Address by: Dr. Suman Bery, Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog, Government of India
    Address by: Shri Sudhanshu Pandey, Secretary – F&PD, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution
    Release of the Report “Contribution of Non-Alcoholic Beverage Sector to Indian Economic Growth and Atmanirbhar Bharat” by the Dignitaries [Download Executive Summary]
    Presentation by Authors: Dr. Arpita Mukherjee, Ms. Eshana Mukherjee, Mr. Vishnu Menon [Download Presentation]

    11:30 am – 11:45 am: Tea / Coffee Break

    11:45 am – 01:15 pm: Panel Discussion on Making India a Beverage Processing Hub
    Moderator: Dr. Badri Narayan Gopalakrishnan, Head – Trade and Commerce, NITI Aayog, Government of India
    Panelists:
    – Mr. Rakesh Kacker, Former Secretary, Ministry of Food Processing Industry (MoFPI)
    – Dr. Hindol Sengupta, Chief Economic Research Officer, Invest India
    – Mr. Manish Mishra, Partner / Head of Practice – Indirect Tax, JSA Advocates & Solicitors
    – Mr. Harsh Hiroo Gursahani, Partner, PLR Chambers (Food Laws & Product Compliance Team)

    Question and Answer

    01:15 pm: Vote of Thanks by Ms. Eshana Mukherjee

    01:20 pm: Lunch

  • Place : New Delhi
  • Venue : Juniper Hall, India Habitat Centre

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