Description of contents/ agenda
Officials of Gujarat Cleaner Production Centre under the guidance of Ms. D. Thara, IAS, Vice Chairman & Managing Director, Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) and Dr. Bharat Jain, Member Secretary, Gujarat Cleaner Production Centre participated in the Seminar on MSME Clusters – Basis of Innovation, Inclusion and Competitiveness organized by Gujarat Industrial Development Coporation (GIDC) under the 8th Edition of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit & Expo held from 10-13 January, 2017 at Mahatma Mandir, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India.
The seminar witnessed participation of dignitaries:
Shri Vijay Rupani, Hon’ble Chief Minister, Government of Gujarat
Shri Nitinbhai Patel, Hon’ble Dy. Chief Minister of State, Government of Gujarat
Shri K.K. Jalan, IAS, Secretary, MoMSME, Government of India
Shri J.N. Singh, IAS, Chief Secretary, Government of Gujarat
Smt. D. Thara, IAS, Vice Chairman & Managing Director, Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) & Chairperson, GCPC
Shri Sanjay Bhatia, President, FICCI-CMSME
Dr. Bharat Jain, Member Secretary, GCPC
The seminar brought together Decision and Policy Makers, Experiences of representatives from International and National Organizations working towards development of MSMEs to discuss various strategies towards development of MSMEs in the state of Gujarat.
Officials of GCPC also participated in the Expo organized under Vibrant Gujarat, 2017 wherein they showcased their activities and achievements through audiovisual mode of communication, and through various publications published by the centre.
The Vibrant Gujarat, 2017 provided GCPC a platform to disseminate the concept of Cleaner Production, Clean Technologies, Pollution Prevention and Sustainable Industrial Development to various groups.