Programme Schedule

Global Textile Forum | 22nd December 2016

09:30 – 10:00  Registration and Networking
Session I
10.00 - 10.05 Welcome address: Sunita Quadros, Business Head, Times Strategic Solutions
10:05 – 10.15  Inauguration session
  Dr. Kavita Gupta, Textile Commissioner of India, Ministry of Textiles
10.15 - 10.30 Key note address: Sport Textile Industry in India
  Dr. Kavita Gupta, Textile Commissioner of India, Ministry of Textiles
10.30 - 10.45 Welcome Address on Sport Textile Industry in India by Suvin Advisors
  Avinash Mayekar,  MD & CEO, Suvin Advisors Pvt. Ltd.
10.45 - 11.00 Roadmap for Indian Sport Textile Industry 
Arvind Sinha, National President, The Textile Association (India)
11.00-11.15 Tea / Coffee Break
Session II
11.15-11.30 Topic: Innovations in Sportswear
  Rajkumar Agarwal, Managing Director, SVG Fashion 
11.30-11.45 Topic: Performance Parameters of fibre used in high end Sport tech goods
  Dr. Anup Rakshit, Executive Director, Indian Technical Textile Association
Session III
11.45-12.00 Topic: Innovative Dyes & Chemicals for Sport Textiles
  E. Sivakumar, Head -Technical Textile Business, Archroma India Pvt. Ltd.  
12.00-12.15 Topic: Role of specialized Fabric finishes
Edward Menezes,  Director, Rossari Biotech Ltd.  
  Panel Discussion
12.15-12.45 Panel Discussion on the Topic- How to increase sport textile consumption in India
  Dr. Arvind Sinha,President -Textile Association of India
Dr. Mrinal Choudhari- Director, Wool Research Association- COE for Sportech 
Rajkumar Agarwal,Managing Director -SVG Fashion                              
Avinash Mayekar, MD & CEO - Suvin Advisors Pvt. Ltd. 
Dr. Anup Rakshit, Executive Director, Indian Technical Textile Association
Session IV
12.45-13:00 Topic: Learnings of leadership skills through Cricket
  Makrand Rege, Director, Suvin HR Solutions
13:00 - 13:15 Q & A Session followed by Vote of Thanks
  Networking Lunch
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