About Global Nagpur Summit 2017
Nagpur, Maharashtra 440001
17th, 18th November 2017
Global Nagpur Awards (17 Nov)
Global Nagpur Awards will recognize individuals and organizations that have contributed towards Nagpur’s development and helped it in becoming a global city.
City Growth Conference (18 Nov)
City Growth Conference will manifest intense panel discussions, vision speeches and opportunity to network. The city growth conference would be hosting three tracks simultaneously.
Track 1Introduction of GST and Kisan Sampada Yojana (KSY) has opened many doors for Nagpur, especially in the Logistics and Supply Chain Industry. The strategic central location of Nagpur will attract national and international companies to set up Multimodal Logistics Parks, Food parks, Auto Hubs, and Air Freight Stations and similar facilities in and around Nagpur. Nagpur has a distinct advantage of having an Airport which has Rail and Road terminal, SEZ, Industrial area developed by MIHAN, a Multimodal Logistics Park developed by CONCOR and country's biggest Food and Herbal Park developed by Patanjali adjacent to each other. Further, Nagpur region being very rich in natural resources like coal and other minerals, transportation of these minerals is also a major economic activity.
Track 2India is one of leading locations in terms of Solar Power Generation per watt installed and has been experiencing phenomenal growth in this sector since past few years due to the govts initiatives. The government has set an ambitious target of generating 175 GW of Power by 2022 from renewable sources which includes 100 GW from Solar, 60 GW from Wind. There is significant investments from overseas investors into to the Indian solar industry.
Track 3Nagpur is a major education hub in Central India. It is home to over 350 colleges and more than 1.5 lakh seats. Several of the graduating students move on to metro locations for jobs. With the operationalization of TCS and HCL along with several other big and small IT companies at Nagpur espectiallyMIHAN, and also the advancement of home grown companies growing larger in sizes, the growth of the region as a global deliver centerfor IT/ITES services is imminent. This track shall explore the opportunities for Nagpur as a global delivery and innovation center.