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Friday, February 14 • 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Tokenism to Inclusion: Fueling economic growth and Social development through CSR and Strategy

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In 2013, the Government of India took the bold step to mandate certain size Indian companies spend 2% of their net profits on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). However, inclusive growth is already in the DNA of the IT-BPM as it has grown during the era of inclusion. Currently, the mega trends of finding markets for goods and services is driving business towards new geographies and segmentation that was earlier considered niche or non-existent; many include disadvantaged communities and address social/environmental challenges that also have a business angle.

NASSCOM Foundation presents multiple opportunities for member companies of NASSCOM to contribute to society with well chosen outlays that can help the industry as well as the country. This session discusses how !

Key question: How does the IT-BPM industry leverage the Companies Act 2% to make the biggest, sustained changes for India.

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Ganesh Natarajan

Program Chair, NILF and Vice Chairman & CEO, Zensar
Dr. Ganesh Natarajan is Vice Chairman & CEO of Zensar Technologies, a NASSCOM Top 15 IT Services company that transforms technology and processes for Fortune 500 companies. He is a Board member of the 3.6 billion US Dollar RPG Enterprises and the Vice President of the HBS Club of... Read More →

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R Chandrashekhar

President, NASSCOM
R Chandrashekhar is President of NASSCOM, the premier trade body for the IT-BPO Industry in India. He had been Chairman of the Telecom Commission and Secretary in the Department of Telecommunications in the Ministry of Communications & Information Technology, Government of India... Read More →
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Jamil Khatri

Global Head Accounting Advisory Services, KPMG
Jamil heads the Accounting Advisory Services practice of KPMG globally and is the only professional within the Big 4 to head a global business unit from India. He is also the Deputy Head of Audit in India. In his 18 year career, Jamil has assisted several large Indian companies including... Read More →
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Rita Soni

CEO, NASSCOM Foundation
Rita was appointed as the CEO of NASSCOM Foundation in October 2010. As part of the social development arm of NASSCOM, Rita aims at strengthening the efforts of the IT Industry towards inclusive growth, building strategic relationships and establishing effective linkages between industry... Read More →

Friday February 14, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm IST
Grand Salon Hotel Grand Hyatt, Mumbai

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