Bhubaneswar: Institute of Media Studies (IMS) and Kalinga Media Centre (KMC) have jointly organised International Conference on Indian Trade and Commerce (ICITC): Past, Present and Future in Regional Institute of Education (RIE) campus, Bhubaneswar. Similarly, national repute research organizations like ICHR and ICSSR associated with the event as academic partners.
The conference has been inaugurated by Hon’ble Minister of MSME, W&CD and Mission Shakti Shri PrafullaSamal,Hon’bleMP Lok Sabha Bhartruhari Mahtab,University of California Prof Triloki N Panda & Director Indo Tibetan Studies Prof Andrea Loseries as Keynote Speaker, Former vice-chancellor of Utkal University of Culture Prof. Dr. AmiyaPatnaik presided over the inaugural ceremony.
The objective of the conference is to celebrate India’s rich heritage in trade and commerce, share knowledge to strengthen global trade environment, strive to preserve and revitalize maritime trade and promote diversified business in international trade. The conference will bring together leading academicians, researchers and scholars in the field of culture, history and commerce. While several scholars, experts and researchers across the SAARC countries including Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh will share their thoughts at the three-day conference, more than 300 delegates have been attend the meet.
The Conference has been IMS Director Prof. Upendra Padhi was the Coordinate ofthe event.