Activities Round Up

Date : 02 Mar to 02 Mar 2012
Place : Gurgaon
Organised by : FISME

FISME organises workshop on Cloud Computing


More than 200 entrepreneurs thronged Hotel Crown Plaza on March 2, 2012 and enthusiastically participated in the first workshop in the SME Connect series of workshops on Cloud Computing organised by the Federation of Indian Micro and Small & Medium Enterprises (FISME), the voice of Indian micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), in partnership with global software giant Microsoft Corporation. 

The objective of the workshop was to generate awareness among MSMEs regarding the benefits of Cloud Computing and providing them with a platform for direct interaction with experts on the subject. This workshop was the first in a series of such workshops to be organised across the country by FISME in partnership with Microsoft.

The event was a resounding success thanks to the active collaboration of FISME’s member/partner associations such as the Gurgaon Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Chamber of Industries of Udyog Vihar and the Gurgaon Industrial Association.

Vice-president of Gurgaon Chamber of Commerce & Industry Mr Rohit Bhatia, President of the Chamber of Industries of Udyog Vihar Mr H.R. Vaish  and Honorary General Secretary of the Gurgaon Industrial Association Mr K. C. Papreja welcomed the delegates to the workshop.

The other speakers who provided in-depth knowledge and shared their expertise were Mr Rajesh Uppal, Executive Officer (IT), Maruti Suzuki, Mr Sujit Paingrahi, Co-founder, Convergent Technologies, Mr Ashish Kaistha , Head-Strategic Accounts, Nokia, and Ms Ritu Chaturvedi, Director Office 365, Microsoft Corp. At the end Joint Secretary ( International Trade) of FISME Mr Mukesh Kalra offered a vote of thanks to the participants.

The next such workshop in the series is scheduled to be held in Hyderabad on March 23, 2012.