President Ram Nath Kovind will be the chief guest and deliver the key note address at the 34th Annual session of FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO) the women business wing of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) on April 5, 2018 in New Delhi. Ms Chanda
Kochhar, MD & CEO of ICICI Bank will be the Guest of Honor.
During the Annual session FLO will honour Ten Indian Women Achievers with FLO ICON AWARDS including Ms Chanda Kochhar, Managing Director & CEO , ICICI Bank for Banking & Finance, Dr Aarti Vij, Chief of AIIMS’ Organ Retrieval and Banking Organization (ORBO) for Health & Wellness, Ms Ekta Kapoor, Joint Managing Director and Creative Director of Balaji Telefilms for Media Entrepreneurship, Ms Twinkle Khanna, Entrepreneurs, Author, Film Producer, for Conscientious Cinema.
Other award winners will include Ms Falguni Nayar, Founder & CEO, NYKAA, for Digital Entrepreneurship, Dr Tessy Thomas, Director, Advanced Systems Laboratory (ASL), for Science & Technology Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) for Science & Technology, Ms Namita Gokhale, Author and Director of Jaipur Literature Festival, for Promoting Literature, Ms Bharati Chaturvedi, Founder of CHINTAN, Environmentalist and writer for Environmental Protection, Dr Seema Rao, Commando Trainer, certified Doctor and MBA in crisis management for Commando Training and Ms Kamal Kumbhar, Social entrepreneur & Founder of Ekta Producer Company Grassroots Mobilization.
, “Every year, the Annual Session is held in the month of April, culminating in review of the activities undertaken by FLO, as also the milestones achieved during the year. It brings into focus the progress made by FLO in the objectives of entrepreneurship development and professional excellence. The session is a perfect platform for sharing best practices and experiences across 15 locations pan India, in a unified effort to play a catalytic role towards women empowerment. It also marks the ushering in a new year and continuing the legacy that FLO has walked upon, in the past 34 years of its existence.” Said MS Vasvi Bharat Ram, President, FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO)
“As women play increasingly important roles to take the country forward , FLO is best positioned to play a catalyst’s role in bringing about a positive impact. Towards this objective, the theme for the 34th Annual Session is WOMEN TRANSFORMING INDIA. “said Ms Bharat Ram .
The FLO Gender Parity Index Award will be presented to Mr Sunil Bijlani, Senior Vice President, Synchrony
Ms Pinky Reddy will take over as New President of FLO during the annual session.