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Business Opportunities in India

A Make in India Perspective

Time: Feb 21, 2017 @ 11:00AM - Feb 21, 2017 @ 5:00PM
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The Consulate General of India (San Francisco), the Indo-American Friendship Forum Foundation (IAFFF), the Trade Development Alliance of Greater Seattle, US India Business Council (USIBC), WASITRAC, and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) invite you to a Seminar on


Business Opportunities in India – A Make in India Perspective

US-India cross-border business experts offer a window into the Government of India's avenues for investment and partnership

Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Time: 11:00AM to 5:00PM

Location: The Golf Club at Newcastle

Grand Ballroom, 15500 Six Penny Lane, Newcastle, WA 98059



            11:00 to 12:30 PM      REGISTRATION & LUNCH (Complimentary)

12:30 to 12:45 PM      KEYNOTE SPEECH - His Excellency Ambassador Venkatesan Ashok, Consul General of India, San Francisco

12:45 to 01:00 PM      GUEST KEYNOTE - Pramila Jayapal, House of Representative (invited)

01:15 to 02:00 PM      DEFENSE - Avik Bhattacharya, Director, Asia Business Development and Strategy, Boeing; Sridhar Chittamuri, AVP, Global Head of Engineering Aerospace & Defense, HCL

02:00 to 02:40 PM      ECOMMERCE - Amazon (TBD), Snapdeal (TBD)

02:40 to 3:00 PM        BREAK

03:00 to 3:40 PM        PORTS, INFRASTRUCTURE, & LOGISTICS - Santiago Fernandez, Director of Planning, BRPH; Dr. Ravindra Verma, Managing Director, TransAsia Infrastructure Group

03:40 to 4:20 PM        BIOMEDICAL - Dr. Dhaval Dhuv, Chair of the Department of Ayurvedic Sciences, Bastyr University, Sofia Mamtaz, President, Lupin Pharmaceutical

04:20 to 5:00 PM        Make in India Opportunities - Moderator: Thea Uppal, Manager, West Coast Business Development, USIBC; Panelists: Ken Silverman, Head of North America, Sannam S4 Group on “Market Entry to India”; Kameshwar Eranski,  CEO, Vajrasoft on “Innovation and Patent Management”, Arashad (Paku) Khan – Executive Director, Khaitan & Co., on “Ease of doing business in India”.

05:00 PM                    CLOSING REMARKS

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Space is limited and complimentary registration is required.

For more info. Please visit:, or contact: Dr. Sudhakar Shetty @ 2069301209,