SMU - IIFT International Trade Conference-Indian Institute of Foreign Trade

Event Details 

SMU - IIFT International Trade Conference
SMU - IIFT International Trade Conference
07.09.2012 - 07.09.2012
Mochtar Raidy Auditorium, Singapore Management University
Business Events/Conferences

Organizer Details

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade
BLASH - The International Trade Club at IIFT
Contact Name:
Amit Sharma, Kamal Raju G., Puneet Garg
Contact Phone:
+91 9899212807 , +91 9650637712, +91 7838872848
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SMU - IIFT International Trade Conference

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) and Singapore Management University (SMU) are going to organize an International Conclave in Singapore on 7th of September, 2012 at SMU Campus from 3:30pm to 7pm. The theme of the event will be "Resource Scarcities in a Rapidly-Changing World".

The conclave will examine what drives demand for food and other resources apart from rising global population, leading to a higher consumption of resources.

The illustrious panel of guests who will be speaking on the occasion would include amongst others-

  1. Mr Sunny Verghese, Group MD, Olam International
  2. Mr. Kaushik Das, Partner, McKinsey & Co  Singapore Pte Ltd
  3. Mr. K V Rao, Managing Director, Trust Energy Resources Pte Ltd. (A TATA POWER COMPANY)
  4. Mr. Kasi V B, Regional Director, Noble Resources Pte. Ltd -Moderator
  5. Prof Dennis Wichelns, Director, Institute of Water Policy, Singapore


The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) was set up in 1963 by the Government of India as an autonomous organization to help professionalize the country's foreign trade management and increase exports by developing human resources; by generating, analysing and disseminating data; and by conducting research. Today it is a deemed university and one of India's most prestigious business schools imparting management education through globally recognized full time and part time programs. IIFT has consistently featured among the top ten Business schools in the country underlining the Institute’s standing amongst its peers. The Institute's portfolio of long-term programs is diverse, catering to the requirements of aspiring International Business executives and mid-career professionals alike. The Institute works to continuously upgrade its knowledge base with a view to serve the requirements of the Government, trade and industry through sponsored as well as non-sponsored research and consultancy assignments