Conference 2015

"A platform for community development."
October 1, 2016 Saturday
10.00 A.M to 5.00 P.M Registration
Venue : at Hotel Le Royal Meridien
Field Visit : Those who wants to go for site seeing in and around Chennai & for Tirupati Tour . Please contact the Governmental Agencies .
1 K.Tamilarasan Manager (Tour) Tamilnadu Tourism No.2,wallajah Road, Tamil Nadu Tourism Complex , Chennai – 600 002. Phone : 2533 3286 , 2533 3333 Mobile : 9176995870 E-mail : tour@ttdconline.com Website: www.tamilnadutourism.org Mobile Booking : www.mttdconline.com
2 The General Secretary India Tourism Development Corporation Ltd 29,Dr.P.V.Cherian Crescent , Ethiraj Salai , Egmore , Chennai – 600 008. Phone : 28211782 , 28250856 , 28250534,28274216 Fax: 28272186 E-mail : attchennai100@gmail.com
October 2. 2016 Sunday
9.30 A.M to 11.30 A.M Inauguration Ceremony
Venue : at Hotel Le Royal Meridien
Welcome Dr. V.R.S. Sampath,Convener : World Tamils Economic Conference.
Chair Thiru Justice AR. Lakshmanan, Former Judge, Supreme Court of India.
Inauguration His Excellency Moses Verasammy Nagamootoo, Hon'ble Prime Minister of Guyana.
Key Note Address His Excellency Paramasivum Pillay Vyapoory,Hon'ble Vice President of Mauritius.
Felicitation :
His Excellency Mr. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, The UN High Representative for Alliance of Civilizations, New York.
Thiru. Yogida Sawmynaden, Hon'ble Minister for Youth and Sports, Government of Mauritius.
Thiru V.S Radhakrishnan, Hon'ble State Minister for Education, Government of Sri Lanka.
Tan Sri Dato Dr. T. Marimuthu Former Minister of Malaysia, President, International Tamil Research Association.
Dr.G. Viswanathan, Chancellor, V.I.T University, Vellore.
Dr.S.Jagathrakshakan Chancellor, Bharath University
Dr.R. Seetharaman, CEO, Doha Bank, Qatar.
Thiru Virendra Sharma, Member of Parliament, United Kingdom.
Dr. Nalli Kuppusamy Chettiar, Chairman, Nalli Group of Companies,
Thiru R. Veeramani, President, Indo-Russian Chamber of Commerce,
Dr. Palani G. Periasamy, Chairman, Hotel Le Royal Meridian.
Thiru Syed M. Salahuddin, Chairman, Salahuddin Group of Companies.
Thiru. R. Gandhi, Senior Advocate, President Tamil Academy.
Thiru V.G.Santhosam Chairman, VGP Group of Companies.
Dr.V.Kalanidhi Director, Vee Care Hospitals, Chennai.
Thiru.Aboo Bucker President , Clarion Hotel.
October 2, 2016, Sunday , 12.00 Noon to 1.15 P.M Session 1 : Global Economic Situattion and Opportunities
Chair Dr. Palani G. Periasamy, Professor of Economics – USA. Chairman, Dharani Group of Companies.
Speakers
His Excellency Mr. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, The UN High Representative for Alliance of Civilizations, New York.
Dr.R. Seetharaman, CEO, Doha Bank, Qatar.
Thiru Virendra Sharma, Member of Parliament, United Kingdom.
Thiru Syed M. Salahuddin, Chairman, Salahuddin Group of Companies.
October 2, 2016 Sunday 1.15 P.M to 2.00 P.M Lunch - Dr.G.Viswanathan, Chancellor , VIT University , Vellore
October 2, 2016, Sunday , 2.00 P.M to 3.15 P.M Session 2 : Opportunities - Higher Education,Professional Education, Sports, Extra Curricular Activities.
Chair Dr.G. Viswanathan, Chancellor, V.I.T University, Vellore.
Speakers
Thiru. Yogida Sawmynaden, Hon'ble Minister for Youth and Sports, Government of Mauritius.
Thiru V.S Radhakrishnan, Hon'ble State Minister for Education, Government of Sri Lanka
Dr.S.Jagathrakshakan, Chancellor, Bharath University.
Thiru. Naesey J. Ramachandran, Chancellor, AMET University.
Dr Ishari K.Ganesh, Chancellor, Vels University, Chennai.
Dr. Paul Chellakumar, Chairman, Campus Abroad, Chennai.
October 2, 2016, Sunday , 3.15 P.M to 4.30 P.M Session 3 : Opportunities through Chambers of Commerce and Professional Associations for Economic Development.
Chair Thiru R. Veeramani, President, Indo-Russian Chamber of Commerce, Chennai.
Speakers
Tan Sri. K.K. Eswaran, President, Malaysia Indian Chamber of Commerce, Kualalumpur.
Thiru Chozha Naachiar Rajasekar, President, Tamil Chamber of Commerce, Chennai.
Thiru. Rafic Ahmed, President, South India Chamber of Commerce.
Thiru. A.M. Vikramaraja, President, Tamil Nadu Merchant Association, Chennai. Tamil Nadu Vanikar Sangagalin Peramaipu.
Thiru.M.Ponnusamy, Chairman , CII Chennai Zone .
October 2, 2016 Sunday 4.30 P.M to 5.00 P.M Coffee Break
October 2, 2016, Sunday , 5.00 P.M to 6.15 P.M Session 4 : Law and Economic Development
Chair Hon"ble Justice. T. Madhivanan, Judge Madras High Court.
Speakers
Thiru. Mohan Parasaran, Former Solicitor General, Government of India.
Thiru. Kandiah Neelakandan, Solicitor and Attorney, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Dr. A. Thiagarajan, Senior Advocate, Madras High Court, Chennai.
Dr. R. Meenakshisundaram, Advocate, Madras High Court.
October 2, 2016 Sunday 6.15 P.M to 7.15 P.M Session 5 : Book Presentation
Chair Dr. Justice S. Tamilvanan, Rtd, Judge Madras High Court.
Book Presentation
Dr.Justice AR. Lakshmanan, "The judge Expresses " - Book.
Dr. R. Seetharaman, CEO, Doha Bank, "Unmaiyai Nokie"- Book.
October 2, 2016 Sunday 7.15 P.M to 8.30 P.M Cultural Programme by Invitation
October 2, 2016 Sunday 8.30 P.M to 9.30 P.M Dinner ( to be confirmed )
October 3, 2016 Monday 9.30 A.M to 10.15 A.M Session 6 : Start Up Projects - Venture Capital and Corporate Governance and Accounting Procedure.
Chair Dr. G. Thiruvasagam, Vice Chancellor, AMET University.
Speakers
Thiru. Arun C. Bharath, Chief Commissioner, Income Tax - Appeals.
Thiru T.S Krishnamurthy, Former Chief Election Commissioner, Government of India.
Thiru.A.Abid Junid, Businessman U.A.E.
Thiru.Vindran Vengadasalam, Vice President -Finance, Australian Tamil Chamber of Commerce
Thiru. Magesh Ponram, Salem Law College, Salem.
October 3, 2016 Monday 10.15 A.M to 11.30 A.M Session 7 : Economic Development through Agriculture, Agro products - Agricultural related Industries, farming and rural development.
Chair Dr. S. Manian, Vice Chancellor, Annamalai University, Chidambaram.
Speakers
Dr. V .Ponraj, Former Advisor to Dr. A.P.J.Abdul kalam.
Mr. R. Durairaj, Chief Executive Officer, Mother India Farms, Bangalore.
Dr. V.Sivapragasam, Rtd. Prof. of Economics, Madras University.
Dr. S. Sathiyamurthy, Rtd. Prof. of Commerce, Alagappa University.
October 3, 2016 Monday 11.30 A.M to 12.00 Noon Coffee break
October 3, 2016 Monday 12.00 Noon to 1.15 P.M Session 8 : Women Education - Employment and Entrepreneurship for Economic Development.
Chair Dr. M. Thavamani, Former Pro Vice Chancellor, Periyar Maniammai University.
Chief Guest Tmt. Lalitha Kumaramangalam, Chairperson, National Commission for Women Govt of India.
Speakers  
Tmt. P. Sivagami, I.A.S. Former Secretary, Government of Tamil Nadu.
Tmt. Jayanthi Mala Suresh, Chair Person, Navo, ESTILO and Quantaa Dubai UAE.
Mr. Jayasuriya, Salem Law College, Salem.
October 3, 2016 Monday 1.15 P.M to 2.00 P.M Lunch Sponsored by Dr. Nalli Kuppusamy Chettiar, Chairman, Nalli Group of Companies,
October 3, 2016 2.00 P.M to 3.15 P.M Session 9 : Business Communications & Professional Ethics through Tamil Language, literature and culture.
Chair Dr. Avvai Natarajan, Former Chancellor, Tamil University, Thanjavur.
Speakers
Tan Sri Dato Dr. T. Marimuthu Former Minister of Malaysia, President, International Tamil Research Association.
Thiru R. Balakrishnan, I.A.S. Additional Chief Secretary, Government of Odhisa.
Thiru. T. Udhayachandran, I.A.S. Managing Director, Tamil Nadu Salt Corporation, Chennai.
Dr. M. Muthuvelu, Associate Professor, Department of Tamil, Presidency College.
Dr. Ulaganayagi Palani, Professor of Tamil, Stella Mary's College.
Dr.Ravi Bharathi, Tamil Scholar.
October 3, 2016 3.15 P.M to 4.30 P.M Session 10 : Networking as a potential source for promoting prosperity through NGO's community organisation, Temple committees and Diaspora Community.
Chair Dr. V.R.S. Sampath, Convener : World Tamils Economic Conference.
Chief Guests
His Excellency Moses Verasammy Nagamootoo Hon'ble Prime Minister of Guyana.
His Excellency Paramasivum Pillay Vyapoory, Hon'ble Vice President of Mauritius.
Speakers
Thiru Bala Balendra, Former Dy. Mayor Auburn City, Australia.
Datuk B. Sahadevan, Managing Director, National Land Finance Cooperative Society Ltd Kualalumpur, Malaysia.
Thiru . Logi Naidoo, Former Dy. Mayor Durbon South Africa.
Thiru Jacob Ravi balan, Founder World Tamil Organization UK.
October 3, 2016 Monday ,4.30 P.M to 5.00 P.M Coffee Break
October 3, 2016 3.15 P.M to 4.30 P.M Session 11 : Business & Investment Opportunities in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Indian States.
Chair Justice. T.N. Vallinayagam, Rtd., Judge, High Court of Karnataka.
Chief Guest Thiru Pon. Radhakrishnan, (to be confirmed) - Hon'ble Minsiter of State for Road Transport and Shipping Government of India.
Speakers
Dr.V.G. Santhosam, Chairman, VGP Group of Companies, Chennai.
Thiru R. Karikalvalavan, I.A.S Principal Secretary, Government of Andhra Pradesh.
Dr. Rajan Natarajan, Maryland Transportation Commissioner, USA.
Thiru M. Velmurugan, I.E.S Former Executive Vice Chairman, Industrial Guidance & Export Promotion Council.
Thiru. M.S. Shanmugam, I.A.S., (to be confirmed) Industries Department, Government of Tami Nadu
Secretary Industries Department, Government of Odisa.
October 4, 2016 Tuesday 9.00 A.M to 10.15 A.M Session 12 :Opportunities for Information Technology, Communications, Web and knowledge based for economic Development.
Chair Dr.M. Ponnavaikko, Vice Chancellor, Bharath University.
Speakers
Dr. M. Arumugam, Visiting Professor, Plymouth University, United Kingdom.
Dr. Bala Palanisamy, Los Angles, USA.
Dr. J.Amaran, Information Technologist.
October 4, 2016 Tuesday ,10.15 A.M to 11.30 A.M Session 13 : Employment Opportunities – Professional Assignments and Skill Development etc.
Chair Thiru R.Gandhi, Senior Advocate, High Court of Madras.
Speakers
Dr. V.Nagarajan, Rtd., Professor Education Department, University of Madras..
Dr. R. Kishore Kumar, Chairman, St. Johns Group of Schools.
Dr. Banudevi, Professor of Commerce, Dr.N.G.P. Arts & Science College, Coimbatore.
Dr. Patchaimal, Chairman – Dynamic NGO Network
Thiru S. Sampath, Madurai.
October 4, 2016 11.30 A.M to 12.00 Noon Coffee break
October 4, 2016, 12.00 Noon to 1.15 P.M Session 14 : Economic Development through Arts, Culture, TV Media, Cinema and Print Media.
Chair Dr. Nalli Kuppusamy Chettiar, Chairman, Nalli Group of Companies, Chennai.
Speakers
Thiru S. Vaidyanathan, Editor, Dinamani, Chennai.
Thiru Kalai Puli S. Thanu, Film Producer.
Thiru. Gandhi Kannadasan, President, Tamil Nadu Book Publishers & Seller Association.
October 4, 2016 1.15 P.M to 2.00 P.M Lunch Sponsored by R. Veeramani, Chairman of Gem Granites.
October 4, 2016 2.00 P.M to 3.15 P.M Session 15 : Funding and Financial Assistance for Projects through Financial Institutions and Banks.
Chair Thiru. S. Ramachandran, Vice Chancellor, Hindusthan University.
Speakers
Dr.J. Sadakkadulla, Regional Director, Reserve Bank of India, Chennai.
Thiru M.S. Sundararajan, Former Chairman, Indian Bank, Chennai.
Thiru M. Ganesan, Chartered Accountant, Australia.
Thiru Subbiah Ganesan, Retired Bank Official, Chennai.
October 4, 2016 3.15 to 4.30 P.M Session 16 : Opporunities for Economic Development through Health care, hospitals and allied services.
Chair Major Dr. Raja, Former Vice Chancellor, Tamil Nadu M.G.R Medical Unviersity.
Speakers
Dr.P.C Reddy, Chairman, Apollo Hospital, Chennai.
Dr. K. Kantharaj, Former Vice Chancellor, Tamil Nadu M.G.R. Medical University.
Dr. V.Kalanidhi, Director, Vee Care Hospitals, Chennai.
Dr. V. Savitha, Chairman, Savitha Dental College, Chennai.
October 4, 2016 4.30 P.M to 5.00 P.M Coffee Break
October 4, 2016 5 PM to 5.30 PM Participation Certificate Distribution
October 4, 2016 6.00 P.M to 8.00 P.M Concluding Ceremony
Welcome Dr. V.R.S. Sampath Convener : World Tamils Economic Conference.
Chair Hon'ble V. Narayanaswamy, (to be confirmed) Chief Minister of Pudhuchery.
Award Distribution and Concluding Address Chief Guest Sri. Rajnath Singh, Hon'ble Home Minister, Government of India.
Special Guests
His Excellency Moses Verasammy Nagamootoo Hon'ble Prime Minister of Guyana.
His Excellency Paramasivum Pillay Vyapoory, Hon'ble Vice President of Mauritius.
October 4, 2016 8.00 P.M to 9.00 P.M Cultural program by invitation
October 4, 2016 9.00 P.M to 10.00 P.M Dinner by invitation. Sponsored by Palani G. Periaswamy, Le Royal Meridian Hotel.
October 5, 2016 9.00 A.M Leaving Le Royal Meridian Hotel – Optional
Field Visit 1. Bharath University Visit and attending the Convocation Function. (To be Confirmed)
2. Visiting Mahabalipuram. (To be Confirmed)
Tea GEM Granite Theme Park in ECR Road. (To be Confirmed)
Dinner VGP Golden Beach - (Optional)