Nagpur Branch of WIRC of ICAI in association with Nagpur Branch of WICASA of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India hosted National Convention for CA Students at IMA Hall which was attended by more than 750 students delegates from all over country. Shri Vijay Darda, Former Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha, was the Chief Guest while CA. Jaydeep Shah, Past President, ICAI was the Guest of Honour.
Shri Vijay Darda in his address briefed his journey from the early stages of his life and the kind of exposure & support he received at various levels which has made him what he is today. He highlighted the need to promote Hindi langauge while advising the students to use hindi as the primary langauge in day to day life. He appreciated the Chartered Accountantancy profession is a profession of high standards and each and every member has committed to maintain the integrity and image of the profession. He highlighted the challenges the country is facing being the fastest growing economy in the world.
He shared his thoughts on the Institute’s long journey of professional excellence and the efforts being undertaken by the members and students to keep themselves updated on the changing trends in the world. He acknowledge the pressure which the CA’s are undergoing due to continuous changes in the laws & regulation. He further highlighted the robust Disciplinary system the institute has establish for ensuring the quality of auditing & assurance services is maintained at levels. He further appealed the future professionals to undergo the CA curriculum with complete devotion and ensure that the countrys pride and dignity is carried forward through all their endeavors.
In the inaugural address CA. Jaydeep Shah, Past President, ICAI said that CA. Course is one of the toughest course in India CA Students should avoid distraction while pursuing the course. He also guided paper presenters on how to bring out the talent of presenting the paper and also emphasized on the art of diligent listening. He acknowledges the effort of Nagpur Branch and particularly WICASA chapter who had undertaken sincere efforts in making this event a successful one.
CA. Nihar Jambusaria, Conference Director & Central Council Member congratulated Nagpur for organising the national level event with so much enthusiasm and dedication. He also emphasized the significant of practical training which CA curriculum offers along with rich academic syllabus. He informed the initiatives taken by Board of Studies and particularly explained the need of change in CA Curriculum which is already passed by parliament and may come in from 2017.
CA. Umang V Agrawal, Chairman, Nagpur Branch of WIRC of ICAI welcomed the Guests & Students and he urged them to focusing their attention on what they wish to achieve & on values which will allow them to participate in reshaping of their future. He said that the conference would aim to develop strong set of values and ethics amongst the student community while upgrading the knowledge on varied topics. He acknowledged the efforts put in by the Nagpur Branch of WICASA for put forth an event of national event before the future professionals.
CA. Kirit Kalyani, Chairman, Nagpur Branch of WICASA gave the introductory remarks and informed the students present about the benefits of this student conference. He urged the students present to embrace the advice of the seniors at the conference which will surely help them to succeed in life. He informed about the theme of the convention and said that all efforts have been taken to make it a grand success.
CA. Abhijit Kelkar, Regional Council Member said this prestigious conference would guide all the future Chartered Accountants to the pathway of excellence by our torch bearers. He also said that CA’s are complete business solution provider and doors of success open after qualifying the examinations with right attitude and approach. He congratulated Nagpur Branch for organizing the grand event successfully.
The CA Student conference would have student paper presenters from different parts of the country while CA. S B Zaware, CA. Jai Chhaira, CA. Mangesh Kinare & CA. Anil Bhandari will guide the students. Shri Mukul Bafna & Shri Krishnadas Brajdevi shall also motivate the students with their words of wisdom.
The program was coordinated by Ms. R Aishwarya & Mst. Sudarshan Kumar while CA. Kirit Kalyani, Secretary proposed formal vote of thanks.
Prominently present on the occasion were Managing Committee Members of Nagpur Branch, CA Suren Duragkar, CA. Saket Bagdia, CA. Jiten Saglani, CA. Sandeep Jotwani, CA. Swapnil Ghate, CA. Sanjay M. Agrawal. CA. Julfesh Shah, Past RCM, CA. Jethalal Rukhiyana, CA. Kavita Loya & Executive Members of Nagpur Branch of WICASA Ms. Khyatee Gattani, Ms. Apeksha Gundecha, Mst. Udit Choithani, Mst. Yogesh Advani, Mst. Rikshit Narang & Ms. Trishika Sahu.