iPINews February 2020, Volume 2, No. 2
A Forum for Indian Businesses in North East USA
(Covering: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont)
February 01, 2020

Inauguration of Indian Pavilion in the NY NOW Show:

Consul General inaugurated the Indian Pavilion set by PHD Chamber of Commerce in the NY Now Show on February 01, 2020 at Jacob K Javits Center where Indian exporters displayed their home textiles; home and lifestyle products.

February 03, 2020

Inauguration of Indian Pavilion in the National Stationery Show in New York:

Consul General inaugurated the Indian Pavilion set up by India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO) in the National Stationery Show (NSS) in New York on February 03, 2020 where variety of stationery products were displayed by Indian exporters.

February 06, 2020

Union Budget Talk 2020 in New York:

Consul (Trade) along with Mr. Rashi Dhir, Sr. Partner, DMD Advocates and Mr. Frank Wisner, Foreign Affairs Advisor spoke at an event on Investment Environment in India and Union Budget Talk 2020 on February 06, 2020 in New York organised by The US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF).
February 07, 2020

Consul General discussed the investment opportunities in India in light of India’s Union Budget 2020 during his meeting with Mayor, Luke Bronin of City of Hartford, Connecticut. A discussion on the salient features of the Budget was also organized with members of the Indian Diaspora as part of a community event in Hartford, Connecticut.

February 14, 2020

Union Budget Talk 2020 in Boston, Massachusetts :

Consul (Trade) was the keynote speaker at an event on the Union Budget 2020 at American Tower Corporation in Boston, Massachusetts on February 14, 2020. The event was organised by American Tower Corporation, US India Business Council (USIBC) and New England Council in Boston.

February 15-16, 2020

Harvard India Conference 2020:

Consul General was a keynote speaker at the session on Strengthening US India Bilateral Investments at India Conference 2020 at Harvard Business School in Boston, Massachusetts on February 15-16, 2020. Mr. Deepak Bagla, MD & CEO Invest India and Mr. Mukesh Aghi, President & CEO, USISPF were also present. Consul General also spoke on the Union Budget 2020.
February 18, 2020

Interaction with the CM of Chhatisgarh on Investment opportunites in Chhattisgarh:

Investment Opportunities in Chhattisgarh: Hon'ble Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh Mr. Bhupesh Baghel had interaction with the Indian Investors Community on February 18, 2020 at the Consulate.

February 19, 2020

Talk on Union Budget 2020 in Bensalem, Pennsylvania organized by the Consulate in association with Council of Indian Organizations in Greater Philadelphia and Asian American Association of Business Owners and Professionals. Consul (Trade), was the key note speaker.

February 22, 2020

A conversation on 'Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise Lending in India' with Mr. Dinesh Khara, Managing Director, State Bank of India and Mr. Mukul Gulati, Managing Partner, Zephyr Management on February 22, 2020 at Uris 303, Columbia Business School. Columbia University, New York.
February 25, 2020

Talk on Union Budget 2020:
Discussion on ''Towards a US$ 5 Trillion Economy: Budget 2020, Visit of President Trump & India US Economic Relations'' on February 25, 2020.
Keynote Speaker : Dr. Arvind Panagariya, Professor of Economics, Columbia University and former Vice-Chairman of NITI Aayog, Government of India. A presentation was give by Mr. Rajiv Anand, Partner, Tax at Deloitte. A fireside chat which was moderated by Ms. Susan Ritchie, VP of Technology, Media & Telecommunications, USISPF.

March 04, 2020
New India Lecture featuring Dr. Anish Andheria, President,
Wildlife Conservation Trust (WCT)