The CII Annual Meeting 2021 is scheduled to be held on 11-12 August 2021. This would be over a Virtual Platform.
Shri Narendra Modi, Hon’ble Prime Minister of India is the Chief Guest and would deliver the Keynote Address at the CII Annual Meeting 2021 on 11th August. The Special Plenary Session with the Prime Minister would be from 4.15 pm – 5.30 pm (India Time).
Theme for the two day CII Annual Meeting 2021 is “India@75: Government and Business working together for AatmaNirbhar Bharat”.
The CII Annual Meeting 2021 has an extensive agenda, converging multiple issues of interest to the world and to India. Economic growth post the pandemic and management of the recovery process will be a central area of discussion. Given the current situation, healthcare would remain a high priority, particularly engagement of business in Covid-19 response. Stakeholders would also work on how to best meld manufacturing, technology and innovation for driving India’s global competitiveness. Business engagement in sustainability and climate change mitigation will be emphasized in a solution-oriented approach. Other key areas to be explored include gender empowerment, skilling and employment, education, defence, and so on. These would be addressed by Senior Ministers / CEOs and stakeholders from across the spectrum of Government, Industry and beyond.