Published On : Wed, Nov 18th, 2015

UK ‘Country Partner’ for upcoming Nagpur Global Summit

The second edition of the Nagpur Global Summit organized by ‘Nagpur First’ is attracting a lot of international attention this year. It is to be held on 21st and 22 nd November at Persistent auditorium, Nagpur.

Dinesh Jain, President of Nagpur First informed NT that the British government officials expressed keen interest in the concept of Nagpur First and offered to be ‘Country partner’ in the NGS. The same interest was evinced by Sweden and Australia also. Some of the dignitaries who will be addressing the NGS are:

Ms. Fredrika Ombrant, Consul General of Sweden at Mumbai,
Mr. Kumar Iyer, Dy Consul General of UK and
Mr. Mark Pierce, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australia
Bill Boerm Chairman, Board of Directors Sister Cities and President of California Wine services
Apart from these officials, representatives of Malavi, Kenya are also expected. ‘Sister City International’s’ Chairman will be gracing the do himself.


For city Doctors


There is going to be a special session devoted to the concept of turning Nagpur in to a Health tourism destination – in fact this was one of the goals of MIHAN when it was first conceptualized.

Some noted NRI Doctors like Dr. Sanjiv Petkar, Consultant Cardiologist, UK and Dr. Vishal Sahni, Consultant Elbow, Hand surgery, UK will be addressing audience at these sessions.

Corporate Honchos attending

There is quite an exhaustive array. Some of them are going to be-

Amit Waikar, Senior V.P. Dohler group, China and President of Indian Association at Shanghai
Utkarsha Palnikar, Partner and National Head KPMG
Arun Khobragade, President of DICCI
Hakimuddin Ali, M.D. Calderys, India, S Africa and Middle east
Chandru Iyer, International Business Development Director, Kingston Smith, UK
Chet Jain, Founder, Crowdera, USA
All Nagpur VVIPS like Union Minister, Nitin Gadkari, CM Devendra Fadnavis, Vijay Darda M.P., Ajay Sancheti, M.P. and Shravan Hardikar, Commissioner will be present too.

This is an event not to be missed for all those Nagpurians who are passionate about their city and envisage a glowing future for themselves in it!

As Mr. Dinesh Jain says –

“We have just one goal in mind – Nagpur a global city by 20/20.