International Trade Conclave.

International Business Conclave

International Business Conclave , 2017

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade’s 5th Annual International Business Conclave (IBC 2017) was jointly organised by Indian Institute of Foreign Trade and IIFT Alumni Association, Singapore on 29th September 2017 at NTUC Center, One Marina Boulevard, Singapore. It provided a platform for professionals from the industry and esteemed international organisations to put forward their perspective on current topics. The theme for the conclave this year was, "Disruptors of Global Business Landscape - Politics, business and Technology".

The series of successful international conclaves from 2013-2016 leveraged the growth of trade and investment relations between India and UAE to understand the perspective of the corporate leaders on trade and investment.




IBC-2017 Speakers

The following speakers graced the event with their presence.

  • K. V. Rao - Resident Director, Tata Sons Ltd.
  • Prasenjit Basu - Founder and Chief Economist, REAL-Economics.com
  • Sid Haralalka, Accenture EDB Center
  • Manpreet Singh - Senior Consultant, IBM Watson Solutions




International Conclave 2016

The Conclave in 2016 was hosted by IIFT on 24th September, 2016 in Dubai. It was inaugurated by Anurag Bhushan, Consul-General of India in Dubai. Ajay Mathur, CEO of ETA commodities and head of the Dubai Chapter of IIFT was one of the chief guests at the event. The panel discussion that followed the inaugural session was attended by more than a hundred delegates from wide ranging fields like trading, shipping, banking and consulting.