Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS) organized its 27thAIMS Annual Management Education Convention 2015. It was held in Indore, India from 25thto 27thAugust, 2015.
GOTS Representative in India & Bangladesh Mr. Sumit Gupta was invited to the event as a speaker. He spoke about “Use of Standards as a Sustainability Management Tool”, with the example of GOTS. In his presentation, he spoke about basic features of GOTS, The business case for sustainability (competitive advantages through sustainability); and Overlap of sustainability related competitive strategies and standards.
His presentation was followed by interactive session where audience asked many interesting questions about organic textiles and also concerning sustainability in general, including water saving and organic tobacco. The audience comprised of industry, academics and a large number of MBA students.
GOTS will be exhibiting at Heimtextil India 2015, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India. We invite you all to meet GOTS Information Booth Number G36 in Hall 11 and meet GOTS Representative in India and Bangladesh Mr. Sumit Gupta.
The show will bring a wider experience to the Home textile segment by featuring over 100 exhibitors and international participating companies, separated into nine product categories of Bedroom, Bath linen, Table linen, Kitchen textiles, Window decorations, Furniture fabric salon, Textile floor coverings(Carpets & Rugs), Walls of the world and Design & technology. For more details about the show, visit http://heimtextil-india.in.messefrankfurt.com/newdelhi/en/visitors/welcome.html
GOTS joined ‘Seminar on Sustainability in Home Textiles’ as the official ‘Knowledge Partner’. Mr Sumit Gupta, GOTS Representative in India and Bangladesh, will be making a presentation on "Organics in Home Textile industry – The GOTS Perspective". The one day seminar is scheduled alongside the Heimtextil India 2015 Trade Fair on 26 June 2015 at Hall 11, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.
“Sustainability” is today one of the major current trends and focus of the textile and furnishings sector. The Speaker Panel would comprise of leading industry players and consultants in the textile and fashion industry, who will offer insights into the latest trends and global market developments in Sustainability at various stages of the Textile value chain. The topics covered at this event will include Sustainability from Fibre to Textile, Testing and Certification, Sustainable Processing, Zero Discharge, Effluent Treatment and sustainability perspective of a Home Textile Brand etc. The conference will provide delegates with valuable opportunities to attend informative presentations, network with experts and learn from industry experiences. This will in turn help the decision makers attending the conference to devise strategies in building a successful home textile business. Event brochure and registration form can be downloaded here. To register, please download and fill in the registration form.
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