Increasingly people are choosing where they go to work and they look for a workplace which is fully equipped. In the era of technology and innovation facilities management is transforming at a fast pace. We are happy to announce about the success of our event, titled as Microstructure to Macrostructure: Impact of varying dynamics on business infrastructure over the next decade on 11th October 2019.
GACS would like to thank you for attending the event scheduled at Lemon Tree. We hope you found the event informative and useful. Around 400+ working professionals witnessed the event. It was a pleasure to watch some of the greatest minds speak today. They not only enlightened on several subjects but motivated us with their life lessons.
Yes, I have to agree and applaud GACS executives who worked day and night to make the event the way it appeared. To start with, I would like to mention that we were eager and waiting for this day; as soon as it was morning, we reached the venue and started with pre- rehearsal.
We greeted and welcomed our guest of honour, speakers and wonderful audience. Interestingly, we were left with no space in the room as it was houseful.
Event Kicked off with the ritual of Security Briefing by CSO, Lemon Tree and Col. Ashok Prabhakar. Post this we sang our national anthem. One of the most prominent national symbols is the national anthem and we sing together and follow this as a ritual at every event. We started the knowledge conclave with the lamp lighting. On the stage Captain Rakesh Sharma - Senior Vice President at Tata Teleservices, H.E. Ashraf Shikaliyev, Ambassador - Embassy of Azerbaijan, Arvind Thakur - Former Vice Chairman & MD & Currently Sr. Advisor to the Board NIIT Technologies Ltd. And E Jayashree Kurup, Editor in Chief, Magicbricks & MBtv and to light the lamp.
The event started with an energetic speaker Capt. Rakesh Sharma. He held the people on their seats till the time he conducted his talk on Navigating Business Challenges. Everbody was seen hearing the speaker thoroughly.
Post which we extended a warm welcome to our Guest-of-Honour, H.E. Ashraf Shikaliyev, Ambassador - Embassy of Azerbaijan. We are extremely proud to announce that we are expanding our footprint to Azerbaijan by this year end (2019). All thanks to the Government of Azerbaijan.
Mr. Arvind Thakur - Former Vice Chairman & MD & Currently Sr. Advisor to the Board NIIT Technologies Ltd. shed light on expectations from the FM department by the management. It was quite engaging and enthralling.
We also unveiled the much-awaited white paper on Relocation Management. The white was released in collaboration with Central Cargo Relocation. The White Paper was well-documented with a handful of some of the ways that the relocation industry has been changing and growing.
And, then came the thought leadership discussion which was moderated by the MD & Country Head India of Cushman & Wakefield, Anshul Jain. Our esteemed panellist included Amit Saha - Founder & CEO PRO INDIA: Rohit Lohia - MD Global Upside; EJayashree Kurup - Editor in Chief - Magicbricks & MBtv and Dr. Pavan Kumar Singh - Joint Advisor, NDMA
Not to skip, it was an extremely insightful discussion which kept the audience engaged till the end.
The evening was a hybrid of educative, informative and insightful revelations. One of the major initiatives announced was School of Excellence- An initiative by GACS. We believe in empowering youth of our nation to help them grow and shine.
GACS Website – Version 2.0. was unveiled and we urge everybody to visit the website for any query or help required.
With GACS foundation coming in we are sure that we will build the community and enhance the society with our rigorous efforts.
I am extremely pleased and honoured to have Maj Gen Vikram Dev Dogra – The Iron Man of India share life lessons with us. We all are inspired and have high regards for Major General Dogra.
As a part of our Community Building initiative, we create opportunities for the immense talent we have in our country. We are proud to have Agni Kula Band under our music club which performed at the end of the event.
It was an amazing performance by the band and we are happy to have them.