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ISSUE No.6 | 2017-18
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IBG is kicking off its annual awards in October 2017. The broad categories will be as below:

  1. Women Achievers Award
  2. Successful Startup Award
  3. Media and Entertainment Award
  4. Best IBG member
  5. Boardroom++ Category Award
We will be inviting applications by end august 2017 in each of these categories. More updates on this soon

- Vikash Mittersain
IBG Founder & President,




1. The Board Room ++ Ronnie Screwvala Roundtable held on 26th May

The BoardRoom++ had an opportunity to take its delegation to Mr. Ronnie Screwvala’s office and gain a very exclusive conversation with him. In line with IBG Boardroom++ activity calendar we schedule a monthly visit to a top business leader.




2. IBG in association with India’s 1st Conclave Delivering Social change on 3rd June 2017 at St. Regis.


This conclave included panel discussions with top notch thought leaders from various walks of life. They also felicitated 'Social Change Leader Organizations and Individuals' across Maharashtra.



3. IBG's "Members Meet" 8th June at Intercontinental Marine





4. The BoardRoom++ Roundtable at the British Deputy High Commission Mumbai office on Thursday 15th June.


The Boardroom++ Roundtable series had its members hosted by the British Deputy High Commission Mumbai office for a workshop by the UK Department for International Trade (DIT) offering advice on setting up in the UK followed by networking.Based in British Embassies, High Commissions and Consulates in cities around the world, DIT helps overseas companies locate/relocate and grow their business in the UK. Its team can:

  • Advise you on the process and requirements to set up a business in the UK
  • Share insights into specific markets based on your needs
  • Help you to build connections with businesses across your sector
  • Assist with visa applications and other immigration issues
  • Help you find grants and incentives to help your business to grow
  • Advise on hiring staff, from salary benchmarking through recruitment and training



5. IBG as an industry partner to VCCircle invites you to the 9th Edition E-Commerce Summit on June 16th 2017 at Taj Land End Mumbai .


This conclave included panel discussions with top notch thought leaders from various walks of life. They also felicitated 'Social Change Leader Organizations and Individuals' across Maharashtra.



6. IBG in association as an outreach partner for second edition of SEEtalks 2017 in collaboration with E-Cell IIT Bombay on 17th June at IIT Bombay .

SEE conducted its inaugural SEE-talks event at NCPA Mumbai on 16th June 2016, with an idea to help people learn from those who can really SEE things differently and make a difference in the society. It helps us form a community of people who believe in striving for the best, accepting failure as a part and parcel of life and who have a ‘never say no’ attitude.

Inspired by the success of the first event, SEEtalks came back with its Second Edition on 17th June with even better stories of human will & indomitable spirit to shake the audience from their status quo .



7. The Entertainment POTBOILER on Wednesday the 21 st June, 2017, 7pm onwards at SuCasa, Bandra West



We were happy to host the below guests from the entertainment and media industry to this premiere event.

  1. Chief Guest - Sohail Khan - Bollywood film actor, director and producer. He produces films under his banner Sohail Khan Productions.
  2. Chief Guest - Prem Sagar - His serial (Vikram AurBetaal) created history waves with television audience in India winning 5 awards. Prem presently handles the marketing and business development for the Sagar group
  3. Guest of Honor - Atul Maroo - Promoter and Director of Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd.
  4. Guest of Honor - Dalip Tahil - Indian film, television and theatre actor. He played the daddy cool in “Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak” movie.
  5. Guest of Honor - Monica Nair - Channel Head of Rishtey.
IBG kicked off a platform on films within our Entertainment vertical. As a first step, we had invited short film makers to submit their short/offbeat films where a jury chose on the best films from it. Long term this will become an International platform for screening, debates, selection, annual awards etc for such films.

Below were the shortlisted movies.
  1. Oscar winning short film category Hungarian film: Sing (Mindenki)
  2. International Independent Film Awards- Path to Origin
  3. Gafla a Hindi film directed by Sameer Hanchate. It is a film inspired from the stock market scam of 1992 which mainly involved Harshad Mehta that rocked the Indian economy and changed lives of thousands forever.
  4. The Indisposed Truth
  5. Support Police
  6. She Decided Enough is Enough



8. IBG as a networking partner with TogetherVCAN's Social Sanchar on Thursday 22nd June 2017, at the Royal Bombay Yacht Club

Guest Speaker- Shri Swadheen Kshatriya, Maharashtra's first ever Chief Commissioner under the newly instituted Right to Services Act.



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