Session on Make in India 13 February 2017: 1215 - 1315 Hrs, Kalinga-1 Hotel Lalit Ashok, Bengaluru

Session on Make in India

Karnataka is one of the most industrially advanced states in India. The state is a melting pot of talent the world over. Empowered by an approachable government, innovation brews and enterprise grows. The hi-tech capital of India and the region beyond, the state is the new home for every industry that is technologically dependent and every technology that is industrially relevant. Robotics, semiconductor chip design and nanotechnology. Aerospace, precision manufacturing of machine tools and accessories.

A synthesis of talented work force with the right proportion of world class infrastructure, catalysed by the superlative technology makes the state the power house of Indian business ecosystem. The government is on a mission to facilitate every investment that helps realise the potential the state has to offer. With a promise — of hope and aspirations, we cordially welcome one and all to the Make in India Conference in Karnataka.

13th February 2017

1200 - 1330 hours, Kalinga-1 Hotel Lalit Ashok, Bengaluru

12:15 – 12:17 PM

Opening Remarks

Chandrajit Banerjee

Director General

Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)

12:17 – 12:20 PM

D V Prasad, IAS

Additional Chief Secretary - Industries & Commerce

Government of Karnataka

12:20 – 12:30 PM


Gaurav Gupta, IAS

Commissioner for Industrial Development

Government of Karnataka


Ramesh Abhishek, IAS

Secretary - Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India

Ashok Kumar Gupta, IAS

Secretary - Defence Production

Ministry of Defence, Government of India

Baba Kalyani

Chairman, CII National committee on Defence &

Chairman and Managing Director, Bharat Forge Limited

Vikram Kirloskar

Deputy Chairman, CII Southern Region &

Vice Chairman, Toyota Kirloskar Motor Private Limited

Andreas Wolf

Joint Managing Director & Executive Vice President Manufacturing and Quality, Bosch India Ltd

Question & Answer

Concluding Remarks

Chandrajit Banerjee