Sunday, October 31, 2010

CEO Dialogue on Switzerland - Topics of videos

CEO Dialogue on Switzerland

http://bit.ly/F4TSwissCII

 

1 of 25 - Swiss investment in India (Rai)

2 of 25 - Major Swiss companies in India (Rai)

3 of 25 - Rainbow of opportunities for both India and Switzerland (Rai)

4 of 25 - Advantages of Switzerland as a business destination (Ravi)

5 of 25 - New realities of global economy (Ravi)

6 of 25 - No better time to globalise than now, for Indian companies (Ravi)

7 of 25 - Switzerland as a global headquarters location (Ravi)

8 of 25 - Size difference between the two countries (Welti)

9 of 25 - Strong free trade tradition in Switzerland (Welti)

10 of 25 - We have created and developed competitive advantages (Welti)

11 of 25 - India, from being only a market to an investor (Welti)

12 of 25 - Invitation to Indian economic actors for partnership (Welti)

13 of 25 - Industrial clusters in Switzerland (Kung)

14 of 25 - Stability in politics, lean government, long term policies (Kung)

15 of 25 - High quality of life that companies can offer to people (Kung)

16 of 25 - Observations about taxation in Switzerland (EY)

17 of 25 - People decide about public spending (Welti)

18 of 25 - View about currency movements (Kung)

19 of 25 - Message to Indian IT companies about foreign employees (Ravi)

20 of 25 - Plans for green and clean technologies (Kung)

21 of 25 - Potential for Indian IT education in Europe (Ravi)

22 of 25 - On clean technology, sustainability (Welti)

23 of 25 - Importance of ease in doing business (Ranganath)

24 of 25 - Managing both work and holiday in Switzerland (Ranganath)

25 of 25 - Indian tourism in Switzerland, and on the less said Swiss banking (Ranganath)

 

1)      Rajiv Rai, Past Chairman, CII Tamil Nadu State Council, and Chairman, RKKR Steels Ltd, http://bit.ly/F4TRajivRai

2)      Ravi Chaudhry, Chairman, CeNext Consulting & Investment Pvt Ltd, New Delhi (www.cenextconsulting.com), and Strategic Advisor, Switzerland Trade and Investment Promotion (www.osec.ch), http://bit.ly/F4TRaviChaudhry

3)      Philippe Welti, Ambassador, Embassy of Switzerland, New Delhi (www.eda.admin.ch/newdelhi), http://bit.ly/F4TPWelti

4)      Daniel K√ľng, CEO, OSEC, Switzerland, http://bit.ly/F4TDKung

5)      Ranganath N. K., Vice chairman, CII Tamil Nadu State Council, and Managing Director, Grundfos Pumps India Pvt Ltd, Chennai (www.grundfos.in), http://bit.ly/F4TGrundfos

 

Met briefly:

 

1)      Fabio Speciale, Business Consultant, BaselArea, Economic Promotion, Switzerland (www.baselarea.ch)

2)      Luc Prem Jalais, Director for India, Greater Geneva Berne Area, Economic Development Agency, Lausanne (www.ggba-switzerland.ch)

3)      Fabian Stiefvater, Counsellor, Swiss Business Hub India, Consulate General of Switzerland, Mumbai (www.eda.admin.ch/mumbai)

4)      Sarojini Vasant, Investment Advisor, Swiss Business Hub India, Consulate General of Switzerland, Mumbai (www.eda.admin.ch/mumbai)

5)      R. Prabhakaran, Executive Director – Group Marketing and Business Development, Export Promotion Division, Amalgamations Group, Chennai (www.amalgamations-group.com)

6)      Hariharasuthan .M, Affordable Business Solutions P Ltd, Bangalore (www.abs.in)

7)      Giridhar Janardana, Associate Director – Risk Advisory Services, Ernst & Young Pvt Ltd, Chennai (www.ey.com/India)

8)      Sri Ganesh, Managing Director, Catch Consulting International Pvt Ltd, Chennai (www.catchconsulting.com)

 

CEO Dialogue with Philippe Welti, Ambassador, Embassy of Switzerland, New Delhi (www.eda.admin.ch/newdelhi), Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)

Philippe M. Reich - Topics of videos

Philippe M. Reich

http://bit.ly/F4TReichPM

 

1 of 3 - Observations about inbound deals

2 of 3 - Perspective on outbound deals, from Europe

3 of 3 - Impact of Vodafone decision on transactions

 

Philippe M. Reich, Attorney-at-Law, Baker & McKenzie, Zurich

Somi Hazari - Topics of videos

Somi Hazari

http://bit.ly/F4TSomiHazari

 

1 of 2 - Investment opportunities for Indian companies in Sri Lanka

2 of 2 - Indonesia as a business destination for Indian industry

 

Somi Hazari, President, India Indonesia Business Association, South India Chapter, Chennai, and Managing Director, Shosova Properties Pvt Ltd

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Venki Muthanna, Rajasekar Shanmugam - Topics of videos

Venki Muthanna, Rajasekar Shanmugam

http://bit.ly/F4TAppPoint

 

Venki Muthanna

 

1 of 16 - Focus on business management solutions

2 of 16 - NSE, Biocon, Australian Stock Exchange, among customers

3 of 16 - Model-driven approach to build rich enterprise solutions

4 of 16 - Reduction of inspection time from 90 to 3 days, in NSE

5 of 16 - Description of how inspection work in NSE was automated

6 of 16 - Potential to automate tax audit and other compliance-driven work

7 of 16 - Human workflow in automated decision-making

8 of 16 - Management commitment is key to successful business solution

9 of 16 - Story of the enterprise

10 of 16 - Partner-centric approach to develop enterprise solutions

11 of 16 - Observations about Indian market for technology-enabled platforms

12 of 16 - Addressing mid-market and SME requirements with cloud-based solutions

13 of 16 - Channel partners help us support SMEs

14 of 16 - Current projects

15 of 16 - Who drives the adoption of the platform within organisations

16 of 16 - Expanded role of CIO today

 

Rajasekar Shanmugam

 

1 of 3 - Making non-technical business users develop solutions

2 of 3 - Removing repetitiveness in the work, and increasing efficiency

3 of 3 - Attributes of technical teams when building solutions

 

Venki Muthanna, CEO, and Rajasekar Shanmugam, CTO, AppPoint Software Solutions Pvt Ltd, Bangalore (www.apppoint.com)

Sushil Eapen - Topics of videos

Sushil Eapen

http://bit.ly/F4TSEapen

 

1 of 13 - Overview of company entities and activities

2 of 13 - Clinical and talent assessment

3 of 13 - Description of test kit for clinical psychologists

4 of 13 - Procedures in standardised tests used by professional psychologists

5 of 13 - On Wechsler test, and ongoing research

6 of 13 - Workshops for teachers to detect learning disabilities such as dyslexia

7 of 13 - How workshops bridge the gap of talent shortage in schools

8 of 13 - Recent findings about brain, such as about working memory

9 of 13 - Tests administered and interpreted by professionals vs self-learning

10 of 13 - Danger when recruitment tests are flawed

11 of 13 - Three areas in talent assessment

12 of 13 - Attrition is a multi-dimensional problem

13 of 13 - Potential for a certification to ease recruitment screening

 

Sushil Eapen, Managing Director, Pearson Clinical & Talent Assessment, Bangalore (www.psychcorpindia.com)

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

M. M. Shah - Topics of videos

M. M. Shah

http://bit.ly/F4TMMShah

 

1 of 10 - Focus is on designing for SMEs

2 of 10 - Story of my enterprise

3 of 10 - Importance of design for products

4 of 10 - Example of a GPS device designed recently

5 of 10 - Designs should be easy for lay people to understand

6 of 10 - Specifications constraints chart, the starting point for designing

7 of 10 - Manufacturing, the major constraint that designs face

8 of 10 - Relevance of interaction between industrial designer and die-maker

9 of 10 - Reasoning for the name of the enterprise

10 of 10 - Poor awareness of industrial design among entrepreneurs

 

M. M. Shah, Industrial Design Consultant, D-Cube Designs, Chennai (www.d-cubedesigns.com)

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Shivanand Kanavi - Topics of videos

Shivanand Kanavi

http://bit.ly/F4TSKanavi

 

1 of 5 - Ancient Indian wisdom about atomic principles

2 of 5 - Mysteries in Indian history from 1000 AD to 1800 AD

3 of 5 - Observations about Indian philosophy

4 of 5 - Impact of IT on India

5 of 5 - Anything you do in India is a global size project

 

Shivanand Kanavi, Global Head-Marketing and Strategic Communication, CMC Ltd, Mumbai (www.cmcltd.com), http://reflections-shivanand.blogspot.com/

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Neelesh Misra, Rahul Pandita - Topics of videos

Neelesh Misra, Rahul Pandita

http://bit.ly/F4TAbsentState

 

1 of 7 - Travelled 40000 kms over three years through insurgency-affected areas

2 of 7 - Battle for India is getting deeper into the hinterland

3 of 7 - Mining problems, and solutions

4 of 7 - Legwork has gone out of journalism

5 of 7 - National policies based on guesstimates

6 of 7 - Scope for engagement between media and politicians

7 of 7 - One biggest challenge, looking back

 

Neelesh Misra and Rahul Pandita, Authors, 'The Absent State' (Hachette)

Shrinivas Rao - Topics of videos

Shrinivas Rao

http://bit.ly/F4TVestian

 

1 of 10 - Real estate an important part of corporate portfolios

2 of 10 - Board-level questions about real estate

3 of 10 - Ownership vs tenant approaches of companies

4 of 10 - Excess capacity in commercial real estate, in metros

5 of 10 - Issues about real estate that are not highlighted by media

6 of 10 - Government policies that can encourage industrial campuses

7 of 10 - Concept of workplace has changed

8 of 10 - Will virtual workplace become the popular option

9 of 10 - ROI in real estate

10 of 10 - Importance of conflict-free real estate advisory

 

Shrinivas Rao, CEO-Asia Pacific, Vestian Workplace Services, Bangalore (www.vestianglobal.com)

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Green Homes - Topics of videos

Green Homes

http://bit.ly/F4TGreenHomes

 

1 of 14 - Energy parameters for homes (Kath)

2 of 14 - Carbon footprint of home (Kath)

3 of 14 - Savings analysis of home energy (Kath)

4 of 14 - Payback of investment in energy efficiency (Kath)

5 of 14 - Impact of resource depletion in the process of building (Chitra)

6 of 14 - Creating harmonious environment (Chitra)

7 of 14 - Examples of eco-friendly construction in Coimbatore, Bangalore (Chitra)

8 of 14 - Description of ISKCON Wada project in Mumbai (Chitra)

9 of 14 - How to make the roofs smarter (Chitra)

10 of 14 - Rice on roof, example from Bangalore (Chitra)

11 of 14 - Swiss laboratory for measuring energy efficiency of building components (Prem)

12 of 14 - Green building does not involve expensive materials and methods (Chitra)

13 of 14 - Focus is on green buildings for the masses (Prem)

14 of 14 - Grey water harvesting (Chitra)

 

Conference on Green Homes, Green Building Congress 2010

 

1)      Kath Williams, Member, US Green Building Council, US (www.kathwilliams.com), http://bit.ly/F4TKathWilliams

2)      Chitra Vishwanath, Architect, Biome Environmental Solutions Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore (www.biome-solutions.com), http://bit.ly/F4TBiome

3)      Dr Prem C. Jain, Chairman, Indian Green Building Council, http://bit.ly/F4TPremJain

K. P. Gopal - Topics of videos

K. P. Gopal

http://bit.ly/F4TKPGopal

 

1 of 11 - Simplification of compliance is what we expect of GST

2 of 11 - Compliance burden that MSMEs have been enduring

3 of 11 - Common misconceptions about MSMEs

4 of 11 - MSMEs in the ecosystem that big manufacturers depend on for flexibility

5 of 11 - Most of innovation happens in smaller companies

6 of 11 - Ideas from existing entrepreneurs need an avenue such as IIT Research Park

7 of 11 - Challenges that MSMEs face when going global

8 of 11 - How the academia can help MSMEs

9 of 11 - Observations about project work of students

10 of 11 - Precaution required before GST is finalised

11 of 11 - Preparatory work that companies should do before GST rolls out

 

K. P. Gopal, Director, Stuser Tools Pvt Ltd, Chennai (www.stuser.com)

BMK. Vigneshh - Topics of videos

BMK. Vigneshh

http://bit.ly/F4TKaiizenn

 

1 of 10 - About plans for the new ice-cream outlet in Express Avenue

2 of 10 - My first entrepreneurial venture

3 of 10 - Origin of the ice-cream enterprise

4 of 10 - On the available variety in ice-creams, and quality

5 of 10 - Precautions required in ice-cream vending

6 of 10 - Pattern of customers at the different ice-cream outlets

7 of 10 - Ice-cream is seen as regular dessert, not just reserved for occasional celebration

8 of 10 - Interior design projects in the offing

9 of 10 - Have dreams and work for them

10 of 10 - How to frame your goals, earn while you learn, and invest

 

BMK. Vigneshh, Kaiizenn Group, Chennai (www.kaiizenn.com)

Manjul Trehan - Topics of videos

Manjul Trehan

http://bit.ly/F4TManjulTrehan

 

1 of 14 - Observations about the market, in India and globally

2 of 14 - Plans for India market

3 of 14 - Awareness of energy efficiency in lighting in non-urban areas

4 of 14 - Energy efficient lighting in Indian Railways, Delhi Metro

5 of 14 - Lighting approach in Delhi Metro

6 of 14 - Evolution in dimming technology for lighting

7 of 14 - Price sustained despite advances in technology

8 of 14 - Are electricians aware of the advanced lighting control systems

9 of 14 - Solutions for different lighting requirements

10 of 14 - Shading systems project in Delhi

11 of 14 - Association with LEED

12 of 14 - Relationship between lighting and air-conditioning systems

13 of 14 - Policy changes that the industry requires

14 of 14 - Example of New York Times, going beyond standards

 

Manjul Trehan, Country Manager-India, Lutron GL Sales and Services Pvt Ltd, Gurgaon (www.lutron.com)

Friday, October 15, 2010

Balbir Singh Khera - Topics of videos

Balbir Singh Khera

http://bit.ly/F4TSurmount

 

1 of 3 - Solutions to monitor energy, and resource efficiency, using GSM

2 of 3 - Pay for performance, for solar and other power

3 of 3 - Demo of integration in energy management using mobile technology

 

Balbir Singh Khera, Chief Executive Officer, Surmount Energy Solutions Pvt Ltd, Navi Mumbai (www.surmountenergy.com)

C. N. Raghavendran - Topics of videos

C. N. Raghavendran

http://bit.ly/F4TCNRaghavendran

 

1 of 4 - Challenges to green have been shifting over time

2 of 4 - Can regulatory changes promote green adoption

3 of 4 - Will established industrial enterprises be left behind when we move towards green

4 of 4 - Economics will drive the move of old buildings towards green

 

C. N. Raghavendran, Partner, C. R. Narayana Rao, Chennai (www.crn.co.in)

K. V. Mahidhar - Topics of videos

K. V. Mahidhar

http://bit.ly/F4TKVMahidhar

 

1 of 3 - How carbon footprint of logistics can be reduced

2 of 3 - Connectivity to last mile can promote green logistics

3 of 3 - Cement industry is innovatively adopting green logistics

 

K. V. Mahidhar, Head-Institute of Logistics, Chennai (www.cii.in)

Vasanthi Stanley - Topics of videos

Vasanthi Stanley

http://bit.ly/F4TVasanthiStanley

 

1 of 3 - Need to create more awareness about green buildings

2 of 3 - How seminars and competitions on green can be conducted in schools

3 of 3 - Corporate CSR can promote green in adopted villages

 

Vasanthi Stanley, Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha, Chennai

Thursday, October 14, 2010

N. Kumar - Topics of videos

N. Kumar

http://bit.ly/F4TNKumar

 

1 of 4 - Scale is key to manufacturing

2 of 4 - Observations about electronics manufacturing

3 of 4 - India has to focus on manufacturing to create employment

4 of 4 - Energy products from India may be readily usable by mature markets

 

N. Kumar, Vice Chairman, The Sanmar Group, Chennai (www.sanmargroup.com)

Kath Williams - Topics of videos

Kath Williams

http://bit.ly/F4TKathWilliams

 

1 of 4 - Happy at the progress made in India on green buildings

2 of 4 - On the first green project in India

3 of 4 - How India can help other countries in developing green buildings

4 of 4 - Developing countries should take care not to repeat the mistakes of developed countries

 

Kath Williams, Member, US Green Building Council, US (www.kathwilliams.com)

Govi Rao - Topics of videos

Govi Rao

http://bit.ly/F4TGoviRao

 

1 of 5 - Technology for real-time energy management

2 of 5 - Customers include some of the largest banks, worldwide

3 of 5 - Example of saving achieved by a customer, and quick payback

4 of 5 - New product to be available off-the-shelf

5 of 5 - Interest shown by the country of Taiwan

 

Govi Rao, President & CEO, Noveda Technologies, US (www.noveda.com)

B. Visweswaran - Topics of videos

B. Visweswaran

http://bit.ly/F4TWysine

 

1 of 3 - Focus on analysis of data and feedback on energy

2 of 3 - Early stages of deployment

3 of 3 - Product well-suited for Indian market

 

B. Visweswaran, Director, Wysine Technologies Pvt Ltd, Chennai (www.wysine.com)

Michel Chauliac - Topics of videos

Michel Chauliac

http://bit.ly/F4TChauliacM

 

1 of 10 - Oil, the elephant in the room

2 of 10 - How we are reducing carbon footprint

3 of 10 - Some of our best innovations are in design

4 of 10 - Office interior is becoming global

5 of 10 - Describing a global floor in offices

6 of 10 - On the residential market

7 of 10 - Work in public spaces such as airports, schools

8 of 10 - Creative ways in which Google uses our products

9 of 10 - Role of carpet tiles in noise reduction at workplaces

10 of 10 - A view of the elephant in the stall

 

Michel Chauliac, European Account Manager, Interface Global Services, Paris (www.interfaceeurope.com)

Raj Menon - Topics of videos

Raj Menon

http://bit.ly/F4TRajMenon

 

1 of 2 - One-stop solution in India

2 of 2 - Importance of flooring in design scheme

 

Raj Menon, Country Manager, InterfaceFLOR India Pvt Ltd, Bangalore (www.interfaceflor.in)

Lindsey K. Parnell - Topics of videos

Lindsey K. Parnell

http://bit.ly/F4TLindseyP

 

1 of 10 - How we ensure the quality of installations

2 of 10 - Two things that are significant about the Indian market

3 of 10 - Maintaining is key, post installation

4 of 10 - Programme for maintenance offered through partner

5 of 10 - What interior designers look for

6 of 10 - Creating awareness among customers on sustainability

7 of 10 - Carpet industry body in Europe standardising data

8 of 10 - Ways to achieve zero carbon footprint target

9 of 10 - On plans to manufacture in India

10 of 10 - In the carbon footprint journey, the other half to go is in the next 10 years

 

Lindsey K. Parnell, President & CEO (Europe, Middle East, India, Africa), InterfaceFLOR Europe Ltd, UK (www.interfaceglobal.com)

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Sreyamsa Bairiganjan, Santosh K. Singh - Topics of videos

Sreyamsa Bairiganjan, Santosh K. Singh

http://bit.ly/F4TSreySantosh

 

1 of 12 - About the study on clean energy for base of the pyramid

2 of 12 - Three phases in the methodology

3 of 12 - A few field stories

4 of 12 - Key findings of the study

5 of 12 - We have good policies, but execution is lacking

6 of 12 - On the maturity of technologies in clean energy

7 of 12 - Observations about marketing and communications in this space

8 of 12 - Misconceptions about villages and villagers

9 of 12 - Policy can have a strong impact on clean energy market development

10 of 12 - What should the Government focus on

11 of 12 - Role of panchayats in the adoption of clean energy

12 of 12 - How CSR has distorted the clean energy market

 

Sreyamsa Bairiganjan, Rural Market Insight, and Santosh K. Singh, Program Head-Rural Market Insight, Centre for Development Finance, IFMR Research, Chennai (www.ifmr-cdf.in)

R. A. Venkitachalam - October 2010 - Topics of videos

R. A. Venkitachalam

http://bit.ly/F4TVenkiUL

 

1 of 2 - Recent investments in laboratories in Bangalore

2 of 2 - Standards for green in manufacturing, the evolution

 

R. A. Venkitachalam, Vice President & Managing Director-UL Emerging Markets, UL India P Ltd, Bangalore (www.ul.com)

Sunday, October 10, 2010

TEDx Chennai 2010 - Topics of videos

TEDx Chennai 2010

http://bit.ly/F4TTEDx2010

 

1 of 28 - Peace of mind plus high profit potential of social entrepreneurship (Muruganantham)

2 of 28 - Places selected where the awareness of napkins is poor (Muruganantham)

3 of 28 - Developing small industries in conflict areas (Muruganantham)

4 of 28 - Presentation at TEDx Coimbatore (Muruganantham)

5 of 28 - Creating product awareness among tribal and rural women (Muruganantham)

6 of 28 - Enquiries from other countries, exports, and technology transfer (Muruganantham)

7 of 28 - Plans for belt napkins, baby diapers (Muruganantham)

8 of 28 - Suggestion for project work in colleges (Muruganantham)

9 of 28 - Expression of emotions (Ananda)

10 of 28 - Nanda nandana Gopala (Ananda)

11 of 28 - Bond between dogs and humans repeatedly broken (Chinny)

12 of 28 - How do we respond to the street dog issue (Chinny)

13 of 28 - ABC programme, animal birth control (Chinny)

14 of 28 - Presentation of organisers (Kiruba)

15 of 28 - Social research projects, including among sex workers in Chennai (Pravin)

16 of 28 - Incredible similarity among TED programmes around the world (Laura)

17 of 28 - Concept of great idea (Laura)

18 of 28 - Multiple channels available to express ideas (Laura)

19 of 28 - Upcoming Ink Conference (Lakshmi Pratury)

20 of 28 - Hurdles to forum for ideas (Lakshmi Pratury)

21 of 28 - Interdisciplinary approach to ideas, among the young (Lakshmi Pratury)

22 of 28 - Possibility that TEDx may be in local languages (Lakshmi Pratury)

23 of 28 - Initiatives in eGovernance, application development (Santhosh Babu)

24 of 28 - Ways to bridge the employability gap (Santhosh Babu)

25 of 28 - Smart classrooms with world-class technology (Santhosh Babu)

26 of 28 - Application development by SMEs (Santhosh Babu)

27 of 28 - Let there be more such idea factories (Ananda)

28 of 28 - Annamacharya project I am working on (Ananda)

 

TEDx Chennai 2010, IIT-Madras (www.tedxchennai.com)

 

1)      Muruganantham, Jayaashree Industries, Somayampalayam PO, Coimbatore (www.newinventions.in), http://bit.ly/F4TMurugananthamA

2)      Ananda Shankar Jayant, Convener, Natya Kala Conference-2009, and Director, Shankarananda Kalakshetra, Hyderabad (www.anandashankarjayant.com), Chief General Manager, Centre for Railway Information Systems, Secunderabad, http://bit.ly/F4TAnanda

3)      S. Chinny Krishna, Managing Director, Aspick Engineering Pvt Ltd, Chennai (www.aspick.com), http://bit.ly/F4TChinnyKrishna

4)      Kiruba Shankar, CEO, Business Blogging Pvt Ltd, Chennai (www.kiruba.com), http://bit.ly/F4TKiruba

5)      Pravin Shekar, Kreator-in-Chief, Krea, Chennai (www.krea.in), http://bit.ly/F4TPravinShekar

6)      Lara Stein, Licensing Director/Director, TEDx, TED Conferences LLC, US (www.ted.com/tedx), http://bit.ly/F4TLaraStein

7)      Lakshmi Pratury, Host + Curator, The Ink Conference, Bengaluru (www.theinkonference.com), http://bit.ly/F4TLakshmiPratury

8)      Santhosh Babu IAS, Managing Director, Electronics Corporation of Tamil Nadu Ltd, Chennai (www.elcot.in), http://bit.ly/F4TSanthoshBabu

 

Friday, October 08, 2010

M. D. Sudharsan - Topics of videos

M. D. Sudharsan

http://bit.ly/F4TMDSudharsan

 

1 of 5 - Major areas of impact for industry from proposed GST

2 of 5 - Issues that need clarification on GST

3 of 5 - Some of the vexed debates which may disappear

4 of 5 - How corporates have to be prepared ahead of GST launch

5 of 5 - Practice potential for company secretaries

 

M. D. Sudharsan,  Vice President-Legal & Secretarial,  CavinKare Pvt Ltd, Chennai

Tony Arnel - Topics of videos

Tony Arnel

http://bit.ly/F4TTonyArnel

 

1 of 3 - On the Singapore event held recently

2 of 3 - Global climate change, local priorities

3 of 3 - Vision of India emerging as a leader in green buildings

 

Tony Arnel, Chair, World Green Building Council

Peter Yuile - Topics of videos

Peter Yuile

http://bit.ly/F4TPeterYuile

 

1 of 3 - Partnership between India and Australia

2 of 3 - On economic relationship, trade and investment

3 of 3 - Potential for technologies and services in green buildings

 

Peter Yuile, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Australian Trade Commission

Jamshyd N. Godrej - Topics of videos

Jamshyd N. Godrej

http://bit.ly/F4TGodrejJN

 

1 of 7 - Most important development in India is Government's attitude to green

2 of 7 - Traction in India for green buildings after a slow start

3 of 7 - Energy efficiency in industry, the next focus area

4 of 7 - Mission on sustainable growth

5 of 7 - GDP intensity on emission is high

6 of 7 - Opportunity in wind and solar power

7 of 7 - Potential to power cell phone towers on green energy

 

Jamshyd N. Godrej, Chairman, Godrej & Boyce Mfg Co Ltd, Mumbai (www.godrej.com)

Tim Cole - Topics of videos

Tim Cole

http://bit.ly/F4TTimCole

 

1 of 2 - Great partnership with India on green buildings

2 of 2 - Commitment to sustainability needs to be applauded

 

Tim Cole, Chair, US Green Building Council

Prem C. Jain - Topics of videos

Prem C. Jain

http://bit.ly/F4TPremJain

 

1 of 4 - Invited to draft National Building Code

2 of 4 - What can be a name for sustainable building, as evocative as Yoga

3 of 4 - New vs Retrofits, in developing vs developed countries

4 of 4 - Guidelines for Townships, SEZs

 

Dr Prem C. Jain, Chairman, Indian Green Building Council

T. T. Ashok - Topics of videos

T. T. Ashok

http://bit.ly/F4TTTAshok

 

1 of 3 - Finance and access to technology are important to developing countries

2 of 3 - On pace of progress

3 of 3 - Looking beyond green buildings

 

T. T. Ashok, Deputy Chairman, CII (Southern Region)

Sunday, October 03, 2010

MCCI-Panel discussion on inflation - Topics of videos

MCCI-Panel discussion on inflation

http://bit.ly/F4TInflationMCCI

 

1 of 24 - What can threaten the largely celebrated India story (TTS)

2 of 24 - Food production vs pace of economic development (MRV)

3 of 24 - Comparison of China, in grain production (MRV)

4 of 24 - Speculator push and media pull, behind inflation (MRV)

5 of 24 - Discussion of inflation in three boxes (SN)

6 of 24 - Situation of current account deficit, forex reserves (SN)

7 of 24 - Who or what is responsible for inflation (KV)

8 of 24 - Sliding rate of growth of food grain production (KV)

9 of 24 - Increase in the income of producers and retailers (KV)

10 of 24 - Example of ONGC, output and turnover (KV)

11 of 24 - Acreage is stagnant, yields too not rising (KV)

12 of 24 - High inflation in pulses, with 100 per cent mark-up (KV)

13 of 24 - Inflation is a symptom (VLA)

14 of 24 - Market is not perfect (VLA)

15 of 24 - Imbalances will continue because of monopolies, oligopolies, and subsidies (VLA)

16 of 24 - Should agriculture be a money-losing proposition (NV)

17 of 24 - Wastage of food products (VLA)

18 of 24 - People exiting agriculture, and cash distribution (Vaithy)

19 of 24 - Economics of agriculture (Audience question)

20 of 24 - On corporate sector involvement in farming (KV)

21 of 24 - Neglect of agriculture (VLA)

22 of 24 - Organic cultivation (Audience question)

23 of 24 - Have we become complacent after Green Revolution (Audience question)

24 of 24 - Observations about pulses, oils (SN)

 

T. T. Srinivasaraghavan, Managing Director, Sundaram Finance Ltd, Chennai, http://bit.ly/F4TTTS

M. R. Venkatesh, Chairman, MCCI Expert Committee on Economic Affairs, Chennai, http://bit.ly/F4TMRV

Dr S. Narayan, Formerly Economic Advisor to Prime Minister of India, http://bit.ly/F4TSNarayan

K. Venugopal, Joint Editor, The Hindu Business Line, Chennai, http://bit.ly/F4TKVenu

Dr Victor Louis Anthuvan, Professor, Loyola Institute of Business Administration, Chennai, http://bit.ly/F4TAnthuvan

 

N. Vittal, Former Central Vigilance Commissioner, Chennai, http://bit.ly/F4TNVittal

K.Vaitheeswaran, Advocate, and Indirect taxes expert, Chennai, http://bit.ly/F4TKVaitheeswaran

 

Panel discussion on the socio-economic dimensions of inflation, Madras Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Raintree, Anna Salai)

TiE Chennai - Press briefing - Topics of videos

TiE Chennai - Press briefing

http://bit.ly/F4TTiEBriefing

 

1 of 9 - Objective is to find successful entrepreneurs in Tamil Nadu

2 of 9 - Award categories (GT)

3 of 9 - Three pillars of TiE

4 of 9 - Sequoia's inputs to entrepreneurs

5 of 9 - Activities during road show

6 of 9 - Start-up entrepreneur -- examples

7 of 9 - Is there a dearth of entrepreneurship

8 of 9 - Funding from Chennai Angels

9 of 9 - Peer perspective in the jury

 

Press meet-TiE Chennai Entrepreneur Awards 2010

 

R. Ramaraj, President, TiE, Chennai, http://bit.ly/F4TRamaraj

Sridhar Venkatachari, Partner, Grant Thornton India, Chennai, http://bit.ly/F4TIFRSGT

Saturday, October 02, 2010

Hari N. Nair - Topics of videos

Hari N. Nair

http://bit.ly/F4THariNair

 

1 of 2 - Indigenous and imported components in products

2 of 2 - Frugal engineering an opportunity, rather than a challenge -- Nano example

 

Hari N. Nair, Chief Operating Officer, Tenneco Inc., US

Abhijit Mukherjee - Topics of videos

Abhijit Mukherjee

http://bit.ly/F4TAbhijitM

 

1 of 3 - Manufacturing footprint in India

2 of 3 - Connect with OEMs and brand promotion in after-market

3 of 3 - Supporting global platforms of automotive customers

 

Abhijit Mukherjee, Managing Director, Tenneco Automotive India Pvt Ltd, Hosur

Gregg M. Sherrill - Topics of videos

Gregg M. Sherrill

http://bit.ly/GreggSherrill

 

1 of 10 - Impact of economic crisis on automotive industry

2 of 10 - Housing price still a major issue in the US

3 of 10 - Maintained the required R and D spend

4 of 10 - Diesel regulatory regime across the world

5 of 10 - Proud to be part of the car brands

6 of 10 - Factors behind the choice of location

7 of 10 - Example of working with Nissan, in global markets

8 of 10 - Critical partnerships with electronics suppliers, to achieve integration

9 of 10 - Combining ride control technology with electronics -- German example

10 of 10 - Working with regulatory agencies

 

Gregg M. Sherrill, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Tenneco Inc.

Ramesh Venkataraman - Topics of videos

Ramesh Venkataraman

http://bit.ly/F4TRameshV

 

1 of 11 - Working with communities that live around the forest

2 of 11 - Bridging companies, communities and regulatory authorities

3 of 11 - Eco-chula in villages, achieving fuel saving

4 of 11 - Exploring locations near Chennai

5 of 11 - Response from companies

6 of 11 - Laudable work of Forest Department

7 of 11 - Eco-tourism that can benefit village communities

8 of 11 - Village stay at Rs 500 per day adds revenue to community households

9 of 11 - Does corporate governance, as a topic, energise people

10 of 11 - How can skills of directors be used better by corporates

11 of 11 - Disclosure of quality of assets, such as receivables

 

Ramesh Venkataraman, Trustee, Junglescapes, Bangalore (www.junglescapes.org)

Friday, October 01, 2010

Nick Sharma - Topics of videos

Nick Sharma

http://bit.ly/F4TNickCSS

 

1 of 11 - Top thoughts -- Three major business issues

2 of 11 - Cautiously optimistic about economic environment

3 of 11 - We should be sensitive to unemployment in US

4 of 11 - On branding, and growth both organic and inorganic

5 of 11 - Observations about HR

6 of 11 - What does being passionate mean

7 of 11 - Recent wins in cloudification

8 of 11 - Impact of cloud on enterprises

9 of 11 - Strategy behind recent three acquisitions

10 of 11 - Plans for market in India

11 of 11 - Difference that Tier-2 players have to bring in

 

Nick Sharma, CEO, CSS Corporation, US (www.csscorp.com)

Abhishek Kamani - Topics of videos

Abhishek Kamani

http://bit.ly/F4TAbhishekZuri

 

1 of 4 - Top thoughts about hotel industry

2 of 4 - On Sikkim retreat

3 of 4 - Organic and inorganic growth plans

4 of 4 - HR a major concern for hospitality industry

 

Abhishek Kamani, Managing Director, Zuri Group Global