Bengaluru to host The NASSCOM Foundation CSR Leadership Conference
Bengaluru, 24th November 2017: NASSCOM Foundation today, announced that it will host one of India’s largest IT-BPM industry specific CSR Conferences – The CSR Leadership Conference 2017 in Bangalore on the 29th of November 2017 at The Leela Palace Hotel. The event will see over 300 CXOs and CSR Heads, of the top most companies from across the industry with the NGO Leads, Government officials, Tech4Good champions, social innovators come under one roof to discuss innovative approaches to CSR in the wake of the fast growing economy and shifting demographical needs and help create a roadmap to a new, developed India.
This year, the CSRLeadership Conference (CLC) will try and go beyond discussing interventionareas, to talk about new developments, innovative tools and disruptive ways ofmaking the ecosystem better, more impactful and efficient. In this process, theCLC will deep dive into Re-Calibrating Employability throughCSR, Social Impact Investing, Leveraging Big Data for Impact, Unlocking theValue of Corporate Sustainability in the form of panel discussions, firesidechats and impact talks.
Shri Gaurav Gupta, Principal Secretary, IT, Karnataka, as the chief guest for the event, will share hisimmense knowledge and experience on how the private sector through its CSRinitiatives can work with the government to help create sustainable impact. TheCLC has grown over the last three years to become the single largest IT-BPMspecific CSR conference. This year the CLC will host the leadership from acrossthe diverse IT Industry ecosystem. Representatives from IT Engineering companies likeTexas Instrument Services, Aricent; Social Media giants like LinkedIn and Twitter, IT Hardware companies like Cisco,Juniper, Dell;, IT-BPM Servicescompanies like Bosch India, e-Clerx, Sonata Software, Bridge i2iAnalytics, Mindtree, Wipro, Accenture, Hinduja Global Solutions, Cognizant, NTTData, Mphasis, SAP, VmWare, USGT; e-Commercecompanies like Amazon; Consultingfirms like Boston Consulting Group, Sutherland Global Services havealready registered to attend. The CLC has also attracted representation from othersectors with LogisticsCompanies like Maersk, CMACGM; Global Investment Management Firms like PrincipalGlobal Services, Social Venture Partners, Unitus Capital, Financial institutions likeDeutsche Bank, HSBC, Societe Generale, AllState and Fidelity Investments;and Retail companies likeTarget also participating.
The CSR LeadershipConference will also have on showcase, innovations from various social startupsand NGOs like Sohum Innovation Labs, Neurosynaptic, EYE-D, BleetechInnovations, Sankalpturu, Foundation for Ecological Securities, Headstreams andCFBT. The NASSCOM Foundation CSR Leadership Conference therefore promises toprovide a 360-degree opportunity for all stakeholders to come and connect tosolve the greatest challenges facing development and diversity in India. Adetailed agenda to the conference and registration details can be furtherreferred to at www.clc.nasscomfoundation.org .