NORTH EAST CRAFT CONCLAVE-2017

- In the land of crafts and weaves

Event Schedule

North East Craft Conclave-2017

Day-1:MARCH 2-5,2017

NEDFi Convention Centre, Guwahati, Assam

Programme Schedule

Organised By


Day-1: March 2, 2017


Registration :   9.30 A.M. to 10.30 A.M.


INAUGURAL SESSION :

  10.30 A.M. TO 11.30 A.M
  • Welcome Address
  • Introduction & Felicitation of Guests & Knowledge Partners
  • Inaugural Address By the Chief Guest & Guest of Honour

Chief Guest : Shri Jitendra Kumar Sinha, IAS, Joint Secretary, Ministry of DoNER, Govt. of India

Guest of Honour: Professor Pradyumna Vyas, Director, NID, Ahmedabad


PLENARY SESSION -I :

  11.30 A.M. to 1.30 P.M.
Subject: Opportunities and Challenges for Online Marketing of Craft Products(Panel Discussion )
  • Mr. Siva Devireddy, Founder & CEO, Gocoop
  • Mr. Manoj Gupta, Founder &CEO, Craftsvilla
  • Ms. Nishita Manne, Founder & CEO, Weavesmart
  • Mr. Karma Bhutia, Founder & CEO, Ishippo
  • Mr. Vineeth Ravindran, Founder & CEO, Chasingsun
  • Mr. Meghanath Singh Ngangom, Founder & Director, Giskaa (Moderator)

INAUGURATION OF EXHIBITION:

  1.30 P.M. to 2.00 P.M.
Lunch :  2.00 P.M. to 2.45 P.M.

PLENARY SESSION –II :

  2.45 P.M. to 4.00 P.M.
Subject: Preparing Craft Sector with Quality Standards & Fair Trade Practice (Panel Discussion )
  • Mr. Mallikarjuna Iytha,President, FAIR TRADE FORUM – INDIA
  • Ms. Mamata Sarma Borgohain, Silk Mark Executive, SMOI
  • Mr. Dhiraj Thakuria, Managing Director , NEHHDC (Moderator)
  • Ms. Madhura Dutta, Executive Director, AIACA
  • Shri Sarbeswar Das, Assistant Director, Weavers Service Centre

PLENARY SESSION-III :

  4:00 P.M. to 5.30 P.M.
Subject: Managing Online Craft Platform from NER: Marketing, Packaging & Logistics(Panel Discussion)
  • Mr. L. Monoranjan Singh, CEO, khristytextiles.com
  • Mr. Parikshit Borkotoky, CEO, kraftinn.com
  • Mr. Sachin Agrawal, Co-Founder, Bizongo
  • Representative from India Post
  • Mr. Partha Sarathi Barbora, Officer-in-Charge, NER Centre of Ahmedabad Textile Industry's Research Association (Moderator)

Day-2: March 3, 2017


THEME SESSION –I :

  10.30 A.M. to 12.00 Noon.
Subject: CRAFT MARK - Accreditation norms & other services extended by AIACA

(Presentation & Discussion with craft producers and organization)


FIELD VISIT :

  9.30 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.
By E-marketing agencies
  • NE-SHILP Craft Centre, Khetri
  • Producers Groups / NGOs

THEME SESSION –II :

  12 Noon to 1.30 P.M.
Fair Trade Practice for Organization including accreditation process

(Presentation & Discussion with craft producers

(Theme Session : No of participants 50 )
Lunch :  1.30 P.M. to 2.30 P.M.

Day-3: March 4, 2017


Strategic Discussion on Future Strategy : -

  • Discussion 1. Online Agency visiting the group + Respective Producer Group / NGO + NEDFi
  • Discussion 2. NEDFi + AIACA + FTF –India