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21 September 06:00 - 20:00Mumbai - Pune

I – Roundtable @ RISE Summit 2017, Mumbai

Time & Date: 2.30 - 5.00 pm, 20th  September, 2017

Venue: South Lounge, Center 1, World Trade Centre, Cuffe Parade, Mumbai - 400005

*Attendees: Swedish Institute Alumni, Swedish Embassy / Business Sweden and Swedish Company representatives


II - Study Tour, Pune

Time & Date: 6.00 am - 10.00 pm, 21st  September, 2017

Venue: Pune –Suzlon, SKF

*Attendees: Swedish Institute Alumni

**The tour will start & end at Mumbai. 


III – Networking session, Pune

 Time & Date: 5.00 - 6.30 pm, 21st  September, 2017

Networking Session & Global launch of Safecity App for women

Venue: SKF Pune

*Attendees - Swedish Institute Alumni and Pune based Swedish Companies and other CSR Practitioners

For more information visit www.risesummit.in

The RISE Summit is a five day conference on CSR, sustainability, innovations & entrepreneurship. The Social and Sustainability Immersion Program (SSIP) and a tour to Pune are additional activities of the RISE Summit aimed to showcase and highlight Sweden’s involvement in India.

The SI-SSIP roundtable at the RISE Summit on 20th September, will share experiences and explore collaboration in projects that focus on diversity, inclusion and sustainability among the Swedish Institute Alumni and Swedish companies in India.

As part of the SI-SSIP, a study tour will be undertaken of the CSR and sustainability activities of two companies in Pune on the 21st of September; SKF (Sweden) and Suzlon (India).

SKF India, a leading global technology provider has a Sports Academy where underprivileged children are taught football and life-skills. They are also taken
to Sweden to participate in tournaments. The Swedish Institute Alumni will play a football match with the SKF project/student team.

Suzlon, a world leader in renewable energy solutions is associated with the Swedish Institute Management Program (SIMP), and has various sustainability and CSR initiatives, which are based on renewable energy with transformative and responsive programs for both communities and employee engagement.

There will also be a networking event for the Swedish Institute Alumni with development sector practitioners and Swedish companies in Pune .

The session will showcase the Global Launch of Mobile App by The Red Dot Foundation (Safecity) on The International Day of Peace to raise awareness on sexual violence in their communities..  The app is being released at the Posner Centre, Denver, USA in conjunction with the United Nations Foundation, Colorado and Project X-ite, a University of Denver initiative.

SI Alumni are welcome to be a part of the RISE Summit activities (www.risesummit.in). The SI event is by invitation for SI Alumni and Swedish companies and organizations in India.

To view  SI Alumni Conclave 2016