|CHAMBER AT WORK – JANUARY – FEBRUARY 2021|
|23-01-2021||–||KCCI launched its Twitter account with the handle @KCCI_Mangalore|
|25-01-2021||–||11.15 a. m.||–||Meeting with District Minister Shri Kota Shrinivas Poojary was held at District Commissioner office to discuss about initiatives taken by the Chamber towards withdrawal of proposed increase in tariff by MESCOM, setting up of an IT park in Mangalore, inviting TESLA to Mangalore and setting up of Honey Testing lab in Mangalore. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas submitted the Detailed Project Report (DPR) on IT park to the District Minister. The meeting was attended by KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas, Vice President Shri Shashidar Pai Maroor and Director and Head of Industrial Cell of KCCI Shri B.A. Nazeer.|
|4.00 p. m.||–||Single window meeting of the Sub-committee was held at District Industries Centre with regard to distribution of industrial land. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas attended the meeting.|
|26-01-2021||–||–||Informal dinner meet was held at The Ocean Pearl, Kodialbail, Mangalore between Shri Isaac Vas, KCCI President and Shri G. Kumar Naik, ACS, MSME.|
|27-01-2021||–||10.00 a. m.||–||Inauguration of MBA Batch 2020-2022 was held at Alva’s Institute of Engineering and Technology. Shri Isaac Vas, KCCI President was the Chief Guest.|
|Meeting was held at KSIA. Shri Isaac Vas, KCCI President attended the event.|
|29-01-2021||–||1st Meeting of District Committee was held at FKCCI, Bengaluru. KCCI submitted the core issues of Dakshina Kannada District to be discussed in the meeting.|
|31-01-2021||–||10.00 a. m.||–||Namma Kudla TV conducted Business Tonic programme on the topic Pre Budget Wishlist. Shri Isaac Vas, KCCI President participated.|
|01-02-2021||–||7.00 p. m.||–||Daiji World TV telecast live News Talk on Central Budget. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas and Past President Smt. Vathika Pai participated.|
|02-02-2021||–||10.00 a. m.||–||KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas was the Chief Guest for the Inaugural Ceremony of “Centre for Leadership and Social Development” at School of Social Work, Roshni Nilaya, Mangalore.|
|03-02-2021||–||3.30 p. m.||–||Meeting with the Railway Officials was held at Mangaluru Central Railway Station. Railway officials suggested creating awareness among the industrialists towards using railways as a quicker and cheaper mode of transportation for perishable and other items. Meeting was attended by the Chamber representative.|
|–||6.30 p. m.||–||The First Meeting of the Members’ Day Celebration Sub-Committee of KCCI for the year 2020-21 was held at The Ocean Pearl, Kodialbail, Mangaluru. Shri Shashidhar Pai Moroor, Vice President and Chairperson of the Members Day Sub-Committee Chaired the meeting.|
|05-02-2021||–||10.00 a. m.||–||Inaugural Ceremony of Union Budget 2021-22 discussion was held through Google Meet at the Department of Commerce and International Business, Central University of Kerala, Kasargod. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas was the Chief Guest for the Inaugural ceremony.|
|12.30 p. m.||–||Meeting was held with Commissioner, Mangaluru City Corporation on various issues like
A. SAS for SWM cess for industries.
B. Setting up of IT Park in Mangalore.
C. Shuttle badminton court.
D. Baggundi lake
The meeting was attended by Shri Isaac Vas, President, KCCI, Shri Ashith Hegde, Director, KCCI, Shri Gaurav Hegde, Honorary Secretary, CII.
|06-02-2021||–||–||Meeting was held with the Chairman of KEONICS Shri Harikrishna Bantwal in the Circuit House, Mangalore with regard to the setting up the IT Park in Derebail, Mangalore. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas and Director of KCCI Shri Ashith B. Hegde attended the meeting.|
|08-02-2021||–||10.00 a. m.||–||Interactive meet was held with Shri Ajith Kamath, President of Karnataka Industries Association (KIA) at KIA office for the KCCI Journal cover story. Ms. Athmika Amin, Director and Editor of KCCI conducted the meeting.|
|09-02-2021||–||11.00 a. m.||–||Meeting held at The CAMPCO Ltd., Mangalore with the Executive Director/Managing Director, Shri H.M. Krishna Kumar. The meeting was attended by the Vice President of KCCI Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor and the Director CA Nandagopal Shenoy to brief him about the need of setting up of NABL accredited Honey Testing lab in Mangalore which will help in doubling the income of farmers as per the vision of Hon’ble Prime Minister of India towards Atmanirbhar Bharat.|
|10-02-2021||–||3.00 p. m.||–||St. Aloysius College, Mangaluru, invited KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas to be part of the Curriculum Development Cell and also attended the inaugural meeting which was held on a blended online/offline mode in Sanidhya Hall of the College.|
|6.30 p. m.||–||Canara Bank, Mangalore organized “Canara MSME Meet – 2021″ in its Auditorium in Balmatta Road, Mangalore. Shri Abdur Rahman Musba, Hon. Secretary, KCCI and Shri B. A. Nazeer, Director and Head of Industrial Cell, KCCI attended.|
|8.00 p. m.||–||The Sixth Meeting of the Office-bearers of KCCI for the year 2020-21 was held vide Zoom Meeting.|
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5.30 p. m.
|–||CII Mangalore in association with Kanara Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI), Kanara Industries Association, Karnataka Cashew Manufacturers Association and District Small Industries Association organized a webinar on ‘Decoding the labour Codes’ through the online platform.|
|12-02-2021||–||5.00 p. m.||–||The Fifth Meeting of the Board of Kanara Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Mangaluru for the year 2020-21 was held at the Board Room of KCCI, Chamber Road, Bunder, Mangaluru.|
|15-02-2021||–||10.00 a. m,||–||St. Aloysius College students’ team met the President of KCCI Shri Isaac Vas and the Director and Key Driver of Focus Area of Industry Academia Interconnect Shri P.B. Mudassar to discuss on the projects to be taken up by the students and assistance on the placements, industrial visits etc. The students’ team was led by Shri Gavin Abner Pinto, President Students’ Council along with Shri Joyston Dsouza, Ms. Sneha Dsouza and Shri Kian Alvares.|
|12 Noon||–||Meeting was held with the Chairman of KEONICS Shri Harikrishna Bantwal at Circuit House, Mangalore with regard to planning of the Innovation Conclave event scheduled on 24th February at The Ocean Pearl, Mangalore. Meeting was attended by KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas and Shri Ashith B. Hegde, Director and Chairman of IT Industrial Cell of KCCI.|
|5.30 p. m.||–||K-Tech Innovation Hub, Mangalore under the Chairmanship of Dr. Raghunandan Rajamani held meeting with various start-ups and industrialists to discuss on various issues for the coastal industries hackathon, developing a solution for cashew industry, why and how to invest in start-up etc. KCCI President Shri Isaac Vas and Shri P.B. Mudassar, Director of KCCI attended the event.|
|17-02-2021||–||10.00 a. m.||–||Seminar (Physical Meeting) on E-Initiatives & Recent Developments in GST was organized by KCCI in the Meeting Hall of the Chamber building. Dr. Murali Krishna B.V, Additional Commissioner of Commercial Taxes, Govt. of Karnataka conducted the Seminar at the Meeting Hall of KCCI.|
|19-02-2021||–||11.00 a. m.||–||Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commision (KERC) conducted public hearing on revision of electricity tariff proposed by Mescom at D.C office at 11.00 a.m. The meeting was attended by Shri Isaac Vas, KCCI President, Shri Srinivas S. Kamath, Former President of KCCI, Shri B.A. Nazeer, Chairman of the Energy and Power Sub-committee of KCCI, Shri Abdur Rahman Musba, Hon. Secretary, KCCI.|