Feb 22, 2018 12:31 PM



Jain International Trade Organizaton (JITO) today announced ‘JITO CONNECT 2018’, a three day event that focuses on conclave, business networking and trade fair that will take place in SPR City, Perambur Chennai between 23rd to 25th Feb 2018.


JITO CONNECT will organize conclave that will have a confluence of eminent speakers that includes Mr.Bhawarlal Purohit, Honb’le Governor of Tamilnadu, Mr. Rajnath Singh, Hon’ble Home Minister of India, Mr. E.K. Palaniswamy, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Tamilnadu ,Mr. Nitin Gadkari, Hon’ble Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Govt of India, Smt Smriti Irani Hon’ble Minister for Textiles and Information and Broadcasting Minister, Govt of India, Mr.O.Paneerselvam Hon’ble Dy Chief Minister, Govt of Tamilnadu.


Amongst other industrialists who would be addressing are Mr.Gopichand Hinduja, Chairman Hinduja Group Mr. Kris Gopalkrishnan, Executive Vice Chairman and Founder Infosys, , Mr.Sonam Wangchuk, Innovater,  Mr.Rahul Mammen Mappalai, Managing Director MRF,  Mr.Ramdeo Agarwal  Managing Director ,Motilal Oswal Securities amongst others.


 JITO Apex is headed by its National Chairman  Mr.Motilal Oswal , Mr.Shantilal Kawar is the President and Mr.Satish Parekh is the Chief Secretary. This team has ensured that the chapters of JITO have been opened across the length and breadth of the country. 


Apart from the conclave there would be Tade Fair, Business Networking event, JITO premier league etc. The trade fair event will also feature 246 exhibitors and expected foot fall of more than a lakh visitors during the trade fair. Sanjay Bhansali, Director Public Relations stated that 246  stalls were being displayed from all over the country including Jewellery, TravelBridal Wear, Fashion Jewellery, Auto Components , Ayurveda amongst others. 


Speaking about the initiative Mr Narendra Srisrimal, Chairman Chennai  Chapter said that more than 3000 delegates from all over India above 150 delegates from 25 countries across the world and over 1 lac people would be participating in the conclave trade fair and Jain Pavillion in 3 days He stated  that there was special encouragement for Startups and Women Entrepreneurs in the trade fair.”


Jeetendra Bhandari, Chief Secretary Chennai Chapter stated that there was a special pavillion for those looking to take franchisee and wishing to start new business. He  also stated that Entry was free for the Trade Fair and Jain Pavillion.


Leading speakers from various fields ( List Enclosed) will be addressing the members at the conclave during the 3 days. Smt Smriti Irani Hon’ble Minister for Textiles and Information and Broadcasting Minister, Govt of India will be inaugurating the Womens conference on 25th and Mr. Shashi Tharoor, M.P will be inaugyrating the Youth Conference.


About JITO:


Economic Empowerment, Education and Seva is its core objective of JITO , which is a worldwide body of Jain  businessmen, industralists, knowledge workers and professionals in various fields. JITO has a strength of 17,000 members including youth and ladies wing across 70 chapters and 32 units in India and 8 chapters across the world.