Platform for Corporate Social Responsibility - An Initiative by Government of Gujarat

National CSR Conclave And Awards, 2017

March 9-10, 2017 Ahmedabad Management Association, Ahmedabad
Gujarat CSR Authority

About the National CSR Conclave

GCSRA is organizing its first "National CSR Conclave: Decoding the CSR Ecosystem in India”(Conclave Brochure) in Ahmedabad, led by a view to create an enabling environment with an objective to address some of the pressing challenges being faced by the state.

The National CSR conclave aims to provide a common platform to corporates, government agencies, NGOs & civil society, academics and other stakeholders to share their expectations, aspirations and responsibilities to address the social challenges faced by the State.

A major highlight of the National conclave shall be the GCSRA CSR AWARDS, which is a ‘first of its kind’ state level awards for CSR. Aim of this award is to identify and recognize the exemplary work of the companies in integrating and internalizing Corporate Social Responsibility.

Conclave Themes

  • Present dynamics & perspective shifts and policy changes
  • Benchmarking performance – Results Based Management (RBM) for CSR (challenges & responses)
  • Measuring & documenting progress - innovations for Knowledge Management
  • Thematic breakaway sessions on (a) skilling for livelihood, (b) healthcare & diagnostic healthcare (including malnutrition), (c) innovation & entrepreneurship and (d) community toilets
  • Future paradigms on CSR - above & beyond
  • First edition of the Gujarat CSR Awards

Target Audiences

This conclave would reach out to academics, prominent business leaders, CSR practitioners, civil society leaders as well as to young and senior researchers in the state and as well country. Participation would be strongly encouraged from:

  • Corporates, including their CEOs, strategy leaders, CSR managers, Company Secretaries etc.
  • NGO Heads and project leaders
  • Social entrepreneurs, consultants working in the field of CSR
  • Research and academic institutions

Key Takeaways

  • Creation of a knowledge network with eminent industry experts, civil society stakeholders and more than 300 representatives from different parts of the state / country
  • Understanding of views & perspectives of the Government and Policy makers
  • Clarifications on doubts / concerns through discussions with India's top CSR thought leaders / practitioners / experts / regulators
  • 'Development of an understanding of what is ‘sustainable impact’ and what enables the same.

Partnership propositions

The National CSR Conclave is expected to draw the participation of more than 300 delegates, across different stakeholder segments from across the country. This would be an opportunity to showcase offerings, initiatives, and solutions to effective target audiences at one platform. Media, NGOs, PSUs, Corporate and Government bodies can come forward to support the event.

Organisations interested in the same, can click on the following link:

Registration for participants

Participants need to submit conclave registration form along with the payment transaction details. Payment of the above fees can be made via Bank transfer/Demand Draft/Cheque.

Bank Name Corporation Bank
Branch Name Navrangpura Branch, Ahmedabad
Account No. 033500101025116
IFSC Code CORP0000335
Swift Code CORPINBB335

To register, please click below:

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