The annual “Agri-Business Summit and Agri Awards ABSA 2021”
to be held in the city in the first week of September
Who is who of agri sector to participate
A Hyderabad based top-notch agri consulting company, RAY Consulting is organising Agri-Business Summit on 2nd September at Park Hyatt Hyderabad.
Disclosing this in a press note issued in Hyderabad today Mr Raj Kumar Agarwal, Founder & Managing Partner of Ray Consulting informed that Who is who of the Agri sector to participate in “Agri-Business Summit and Agri Awards ABSA 2021”
A high profile Panel discussion on "Agriculture was the silver lining in Covid times, how we convert to golden opportunity” will be moderated by Mr. S Siva Kumar Group Head Agri and IT Businesses – ITC Chairman Technico Agri Sciences Limited, Vice Chairman ITC Infotech India at the conference. The most eminent professionals from the industry will be the panellists.
The Summit will have a special focus on women in Agri Sector informed Mr. Raj Kumar. 70% of students of Indian Agri Universities are girls now. The Agri sector is emerging as the most attractive now to women too, he added.
ABSA Life Time Awards for the years 2020 and 2021 will be presented during the summit. Dr U.S Awasthi, MD of IFFCO and Dr Deepak Shah, CMD of Sulphur Mills will be honoured with ABSA Lifetime Achievement Awards Both the recipients have consented to be present in person in Hyderabad at the Agri-Business Summit to receive the industry recognition bestowed on them informed Mr. Raj Kumar.
Dr U.S Awasthi, MD of IFFCO, the world’s largest fertilizers cooperative and Dr. Deepak Shah, CMD of Sulphur Mills who is known as the Sulphur Man of India will be honoured with “ABSA Lifetime Achievement Awards for the years 2020 and 2021”. Both these tallest corporate leaders and messiahs of rural farmers have put in 50 plus years of yeoman service to the Agriculture Industry and the nation the press note added.
The Lifetime Achievement Award recipients Dr. U S Awasthi, Managing Director IFFCO., will delve into "How Co-operatives can build a strong and sustainable agribusiness model" and Dr Deepak Shah, Chairman Sulphur Mills Ltd., will be speaking on "Future Trends - Innovation in Agriculture for building Atmanirbhar Bharat" at the Summit to be held in Hyderabad on September 2, 2021.
Over 200 Senior Corporate Executives, Industry Captains from over 150 companies will participate in the Summit. The Summit shall host high profile, decision-makers and influencers from the Agri Inputs industry (Agro Chemicals, Nutrition, Bio Ag, Seeds, irrigation, farm mechanization, Precision Ag), researchers, management education, Government, Finance, Universities, Social inclusion etc. Speakers, bankers, policymakers, venture capitalists, start-ups and trendsetters from Agri Industry will all be here