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IICA has been established by the Indian Ministry of Corporate Affairs for capacity building and training in various subjects and matters relevant to corporate regulation and governance such as corporate and competition law, accounting and auditing issues, compliance management, corporate governance, business sustainability through environmental sensitivity and social responsibility, e-Governance and enforcement etc.

Principal Sponsor
As one of the India’s leading resource mobilizing company, Fiinovation welcomes you aboard. We offer integrated innovative resource mobilization and project management solutions for civil society organizations across India. Fiinovation endeavors commitment towards quality assurance for every service we provide. While you dedicate all your resources in eradicating poverty, enhancing social entrepreneurship and developing capacities for economically and socially marginalized communities, we affirm to be the much needed support you need in raising funds for institutions.

Gold Sponsor
Canara Bank was founded by Shri Ammembal Subba Rao Pai, a great visionary and philanthropist, in July 1906, at Mangalore, then a small port town in Karnataka. The Bank has gone through the various phases of its growth trajectory over hundred years of its existence. Growth of Canara Bank was phenomenal, especially after nationalization in the year 1969, attaining the status of a national level player in terms of geographical reach and clientele segments. Eighties was characterized by business diversification for the Bank.

Silver Sponsors
In the supremely dynamic and competitive sphere of property development, one name has consistently been a trail blazer, setting the trends for others to follow. The innovation-led, future-focused Mantri Developers Pvt. Ltd.Established in 1999 by Mr. Sushil Mantri, the company has been the pioneering force behind the rapidly changing skyline of south India, with developments that span the residential, retail, commercial, education and hospitality sectors

IDBI Bank Ltd. is a Universal Bank with its operations driven by a cutting edge core Banking IT platform. The Bank offers personalized banking and financial solutions to its clients in the retail and corporate banking arena through its large network of Branches and ATMs, spread across length and breadth of India. We have also set up an overseas branch at Dubai and have plans to open representative offices in various other parts of the Globe, for encashing emerging global opportunities. Our experience of financial markets will help us to effectively cope with challenges and capitalize on the emerging opportunities by participating effectively in our country’s growth process.

New India Assurance Co Ltd, today, is a 100 % Govt owned multinational general insurance company operating in 22 countries and headquartered at Mumbai, India. Our global business crossed Rs 12,500 Cr (Rs 125 billion) . Founded by Sir Dorabji Tata in 1919, we have been market leaders in India in non-life business for more than 40 years. Our Indian business touched Rs 10,000 crores (Rs 100 billion) in 2012-13. We are the only direct insurer in India rated A-(Excellent – Stable outlook) by AM Best.

Sahara India Pariwar is a major business conglomerate in India, with operations in multiple sectors, including financial services, life insurance, mutual funds, housing finance, infrastructure & housing, print and television news media, entertainment channels, cinema production, healthcare, hospitality, manufacturing, sports, and information technology.

Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd, is Asia’s first Stock Exchange and one of India’s leading exchange groups. Over the past 137 years, BSE has facilitated the growth of the Indian corporate sector by providing it an efficient capital-raising platform. Popularly known as BSE, the bourse was established as "The Native Share & Stock Brokers' Association" in 1875. BSE is a corporatized and demutualised entity, with a broad shareholder-base which includes two leading global exchanges, Deutsche Bourse and Singapore Exchange as strategic partners. BSE provides an efficient and transparent market for trading in equity, debt instruments, derivatives, mutual funds. It also has a platform for trading in equities of small-and-medium enterprises (SME).

Formed in 1999, Mahindra Comviva has grown rapidly to become the global leader in providing mobile financial and VAS solutions. During the past decade, Mahindra Comviva has expanded its portfolio of productized solutions and services to serve mobile service providers as they face increasingly strong competition and strive to meet the diverse needs of a rapidly growing customer base. Mahindra Comviva’s portfolio of productized solutions and services enable mobile service providers to optimize cost structures, create increased subscriber loyalty and accelerate revenue growth.

Hutti Gold Mines Company Limited (HGML), Government of Karnataka Undertaking (Established in 1947 as Hyderabad Gold Mines), has the unique distinction of being the only producer of primary gold in the country. HGML has been active in the exploration, development and exploitation of gold deposits occurring in Karnataka. The Company's Corporate Office is situated in Bangalore and it operates two units-The Hutti Gold unit (HGU) ,in Raichur district and the Chitradurga Gold Unit (CGU) in Chitradurga district with an operating mine at Ajjanahalli (Tumkur District) .HGU is a fully integrated unit with a capacity to produce 5,50,000 tonnes per annum.

Associate Sponsors
BESCOM – Bangalore Electricity Supply Company Limited is responsible for power distribution in the Eight districts of Karnataka. BESCOM covers an area of 41,092 Sq. Kms. with a population of over 207 lacs. The company has three operating zones – Bangalore Metropolitan Area Zone, Bangalore Rural Area Zone and Chitradurga Zone.

Neyveli Lignite Corporation Limited, a “Navratna” Government of India Enterprise, under the administrative control of MOC has a chequered history of achievements in the last 56 years since its inception in 1956. All the Mines of NLC are ISO Certified for Quality Management System, Environmental Management System and Occupational Health & Safety Management System. All the Power stations of NLC are also ISO Certified for Quality Management System and Environmental Management System. NLC’s growth is sustained and its contribution to India’s social and economic development is significant.

HPCL-Mittal Energy Limited (HMEL) is a joint venture between Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) and Mittal Energy Investment Pte Ltd, Singapore, a Lakshmi N Mittal Company. Both the JV partners hold a stake of 49% each in the company and the remaining 2% is held by financial institutions. HMEL operates the Guru Gobind Singh Refinery of 9 MMTPA at Bathinda in Punjab. The joint venture partners bring more than four decades of experience in the oil refining industry and expertise in the global industry to the table.

The Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL), is an organization working under the purview of Energy Department, Government of Karnataka. The objectives of the KREDL are to promote renewable energy in the State and to initiate all necessary actions for Energy Conservation in the State. The KREDL works through various Governmental Agencies, Private Organizations, NGO's and Accredited Energy Auditors

Federal Bank Limited is a major Indian commercial bank in the private sector headquartered at Aluva, Kerala having more than thousand branches and ATMs spread across different States in India. The history of Federal Bank dates back to the pre-independence era. Though initially it was known as the Travancore Federal Bank, it gradually transformed into a full-fledged bank under the able leadership of its Founder, Mr. K P Hormis. The name Federal Bank Limited was officially announced in the year 1947 with its headquarters nestled on the banks of the river Periyar. Since then there has been no looking back and the bank has become one of the strongest and most stable banks in the country.

Maruti Suzuki is not just one of the largest car makers, but also the largest car-products manufacturer in the country. This has transformed the company, from just a car company, to India?s Way of Life. Maruti Suzuki has taken care of all car needs of the consumers and has offered efficient service ever since its inception. The list of services offered by Maruti Suzuki includes Finance, Insurance, Maruti Genuine Accessories, Maruti Genuine Parts, Maruti Driving School and Autocard.

B&R is a most versatile construction organisation, ready to take on new challenges and be recognised by our esteemed clients as a dynamic and professional organisation and a leader in the services B&R provides. B&R's pursuit of excellence and adherence to quality has earned itself The Quality system Standard, ISO 9001: 2008 for Tank Construction and ISO 9001 : 2008 for Manufacture of Railway wagons, Railway Bridge Girder, Bunk House and Bailey type unit Bridge at its Howrah Workshop

RITES Ltd., a Government of India Enterprise was established in 1974, under the aegis of Indian Railways. RITES is incorporated in India as a Public Limited Company under the Companies Act, 1956 and is governed by a Board of Directors which includes persons of eminence from various sectors of engineering and management. RITES Ltd., an ISO 9001-2008 company, is a multi-disciplinary consultancy organization in the fields of transport, infrastructure and related technologies.

The Institute of Public Enterprise (IPE) was established in 1964. Mr SS Khera, the then Cabinet Secretary,Government of India, conceived the idea of a research institution that would undertake a systematic and sustained study of issues relevant to the formulation of policies pertaining to Public Enterprises. Dr VV Ramanadham, the then Professor and Head, Department of Commerce, Osmania University, with the active support and guidance provided by Dr DS Reddy, the then Vice Chancellor, Osmania university, translated Mr Khera’s concept into a reality that is IPE, as an autonomous, non-profi t society.

The Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation is the sole public bus transport provider for Bangalore, serving urban, sub-urban and rural areas. BMTC is committed to provide quality, safe, reliable, clean and affordable travel. The testimony of its success lies in increasing passenger trips everyday by a wide range of customer base. In an effort to modernize its services for commuter comfort, BMTC strives to strengthen information systems and improve processes through introduction of intelligent technology solution

Engineers India Ltd (EIL) is one of the leading design and engineering organizations in South Asia. Established in 1965, EIL provides engineering consultancy and EPC services principally focused on the oil & gas and petrochemical industries. The Company has also diversified into sectors like infrastructure, water and waste management, solar & nuclear power and fertilizers to leverage its strong technical competencies and track record.

RCF as a corporate body and Government of India undertaking is responsible to the people of India, the Government as owner, Government as Government, Consumers, Employees, the Society at large and Posterity. The company is simultaneously accountable to all these agencies who have a stake in it's successful operation, growth and welfare.

The State Trading Corporation of India Ltd. (STC) is a premier International trading company of the Government of India engaged primarily in exports, and imports operations. It was set up in 1956 primarily with a view to undertake trade with East European Countries and to supplement the efforts of private trade and industry in developing exports from the country. The Corporation is registered as an autonomous company under the Companies Act, 1956 and functions under the administrative control of the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India.

Mysore Minerals Limited (MML), the government-owned mining company. Mysore Minerals has been a dynamic player in the Mining field and has been responsible for the efficient harnessing of this resources.

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WITNESS, ever since its inception in 2009, has become India's most credible platform for the legal luminaries here to opine, comment and share their views. With an interesting blend of opinion pieces, commentary, reportage, analysis, interviews and movements, Lex Witness is a monthly magazine that reaches out to the entire fraternity of General Counsel/ Corporate counsel and lawyers and law firms besides key decision makers, luminaries, experts, policy makers, bureaucracy and the industry captains in India.

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Global Sustain has evolved in response to sustainability challenges, providing a wide range of services and solutions to support its members succeeding triple bottom line results. Based in Brussels, Melbourne and Athens, Global Sustain offers innovative online and off-line services related to sustainability, corporate responsibility, responsible investing, green economy, business ethics and excellence, transparency, human rights and accountability. Its members include corporations, non-governmental and non-profit organisations, municipalities and local authorities, academic institutions, media, professional bodies, service providers, chambers, think tanks and other public or private entities.

The University of Greenwich’s Schools and institutes have a proud and historic tradition of helping students attain academic excellence in a diverse range of disciplines and fields.

FKCCI was established on May 8, 1916, in Bangalore. Sir M. Visvesvaraya, who conceived it in 1915, called it a means to broaden the outlook of the merchants in areas that will be affecting them and also the economy of the state. It would also afford them an opportunity of personal service and jointly deliberation and action concerning the larger issues pertaining to Industry, Trade and Commerce.

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the global body for professional accountants. We aim to offer business-relevant, first-choice qualifications to people of application, ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management.

The Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance (PICG) is a not-for-profit company ltd. by guarantee and without share capital, setup under section 42 of the Companies Ordinance, 1984. The Institute is charged with promoting good corporate governance practices in Pakistan.

INDIACSR is only and biggest CSR news portal in India. INDIACSR is the leading and only Indian business network for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) dedicated to making significant contributions through adding new dimensions and perspectives to the domain of CSR and Sustainability. INDIACSR has created a platform that enhances companies need to share ideas on their CSR best practices and discuss collaborative projects between the firm and its end stakeholders. INDIACSR provides a forum to initiate a dialogue on creating a competitive edge with the help of CSR activities and seeks help from Industry experts.

Africa International Business Forum is a not for profit organisation registered in England and Wales and headquartered in London. The main purpose of the forum is to facilitate and promote business activities across the globe – with a focus on developing Africa.

The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) is constituted under an Act of Parliament i.e. the Company Secretaries Act, 1980 (Act No. 56 of 1980). ICSI is the only recognized professional body in India to develop and regulate the profession of Company Secretaries in India.

The Institute of Cost Accountants of India is a premier, dynamic, vibrant professional institution actively associating itself in industrial and economic development of the nation. The profession places itself at the service of the nation, government, industry, and the society to realize the objectives of a welfare state, thus resulting into prosperity and the well being of its people - a fact that is being increasingly realized with the opening up of the country's economy and the change in the economic scenario of the world.

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