National CSR Summit & Awards 2018 successfully organised on 2nd August in India Habitat Centre, New Delhi. Gracious presence of Chief Guest:Shri Suresh Prabhu, Hon’ble Union Minister of Commerce, Industry & Civil Aviation, Govt. of India.
Guest of Honour: Shri Alphons Kannanthanam , Hon’ble Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Ministry of Tourism, Shri Ashwini Choubey, Hon’ble Union Minister of State, Health and Family Welfare, H.E. Mr. Dusan Vukic, Deputy Ambassador of Serbia, Mr. Prabhat Singh, MD & CEO, Petronet LNG Limited, Sh. Sunil Shastri decorated the event with dignity.
Other Special Guests were: Ms. Rekha Sharma, Chairperson, National Commission for Women. Padma Shri Dr. K.K. Aggarwal, Mr. Kamal Singh, Executive Director, UN Global Compact Network, Major General R.K. Singh, Security Advisor, Ministry of Home Affairs.
More than 200 participants from various PSUs, Corporate, Foundations & NGOs were present at the event.
Padma Bhushan Smt. Rajashree Birla was felicitated with Lifetime Achievement Award. Dr. Bhaskar Chatterjee, Former DG, IICA & Father of Corporate Social Responsibility in India shared the key takeaways from the event.
Parul Soni, Founder & Global Managing Partner,Think Thorugh Consulting; Brig Rajeev Williams, Corporate Head-CSR, Jindal Stainless Ltd.; Ms. Meenakshi Batra, CEO, CAF India, Rema Mohan; CEO, NSE Foundation, Kumar Anurag Pratap, CSR Leader, Capgemini; Rinika Grover, Head CSR, Apollo Tyres; Shipra Sharma, Head CSR, LTI were few of the renowned panelists
The event ended with the concluding remarks by Sh. Sunil Sashtri, Chief Patron, Indian Achievers’ Forum• BHEL, Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd., UNO Minda Foundation, CCL, FIAT Motors, HDFC Bank, LTI, Coromandel International Ltd., Tech Mahindra Foundation, Akshaypatra Foundation were few of the recipients of CSR TIMES Award. NBCC, NALCO, Cement Corp of India, TCIL, Dalmia Bharat, Agriculture Skill Council were few of the recipients of Indian Achievers’ Award.