Events

Avalon Consulting regularly hosts and participates in events and knowledge sessions so that we can share our ideas and insights with the larger business community.

Workshop on Investment Models For Indian Horticulture at FPI2018, India’s only fresh produce convention

Mumbai:

This year’s Fresh Produce India convention, FPI2018 was held in Mumbai at the Trident Hotel on May 2nd 2018. The event attracted 250 delegates from more than 20 countries. Avalon Consulting was represented by Mr. Asish Puri, Vice President, who was invited for a workshop at the event. Mr. Asish spoke about the scenario of horticulture in India comprising of key trends driving demand along with the supply side dynamics as well as the challenges being faced related to exports. (more…)

Cordence Worldwide Energy & Chemicals Summit 2018

Houston:

Avalon Consulting participated in the CWW Energy & Chemicals Summit, hosted by North Highland, in Houston on Apr 26th 2018. The group met to discuss key topics including Digitization, Predictive Analytics, and People & Change in the Energy & Chemicals space. Other participants were Alfa Consulting, Bonfiglioli Consulting, North Highland, Horváth & Partners Management Consultants, Oresys, and Twynstra Gudde. Avalon Consulting’s Executive Director, Mr. Premchand represented the firm at the event. (more…)

Conference on Transforming Manufacturing 2018 – Manufacturing & Digital Excellence ‘MADE’

Bengaluru:

Avalon Consulting participated in the "Conference on Transforming Manufacturing", hosted by the Confederation of Indian Industry at Bengaluru. Mr. Santosh Sreedhar VP, Avalon Consulting presented the theme address on Manufacturing & Digital Excellence at the CEO Panel Discussion on Transforming Manufacturing, which was held as part of the conference. (more…)

CII TN State Council – State of the Economy and options for Tamil Nadu

Coimbatore:

CII hosted the Tamil Nadu State Council meeting on 1st Dec 2017 at Coimbatore. The event brought together all State Council members on a regular basis. Mr. Premchand C, Partner and Executive Director at Avalon Consulting was invited to address the audience, and he shared with them views on the state of the economy of India and Tamil Nadu. An overview of the country’s macro-economy and important drivers was provided, followed by some highlights about the state’s economy. (more…)

Cordence Worldwide Executive Meeting

San Francisco:

The Cordence Worldwide Leadership team met in San Francisco in November 2017 for an executive meeting hosted by North Highland. The event had senior members participating from the different member firms – Avalon Consulting, Alfa Consulting, Bonfiglioli Consulting, Genex Partners, Horvath & Partners, Key to Way, Litmus Group, Oresys, S.Point and Twynstra Gudde. (more…)

World Food India 2017

New Delhi:

Avalon Consulting participated in the recently concluded World Food India conference held at Vigyan Bhawan as State Knowledge Partner to Ministry of Agriculture, Govt of Karnataka. Karnataka delegation was led by Shri RV Deshpande, Hon’ble Minister of Industry & Labor , Shri Krishna Byre Gowda, Hon’ble Minister of Agriculture and Shri Maheshwar Rao, Secretary, Department of Agriculture. (more…)

BSEF Asia Forum 2017

Shenzen, China

Premchand C, Executive Director at Avalon Consulting was recently invited by BSEF – The International Bromine Council, to participate at the BSEF Asia Forum in Shenzhen, China. Premchand presented an overview of the bromine sector and the uses of bromine based technologies in India. During the Forum Premchand met with BSEF representatives from China, Japan and EU, and defined new areas of focus to promote Bromine applications in India, such as fire safety, mercury emission reduction and energy storage technologies. (more…)

IIT Bombay Institute Lecture by Mr. Raj Nair

Mumbai:

Technological development in solar cells, sensors, internet, smart phones, various digital technologies (including block-chain), quantum mechanics, etc. are likely to massively disrupt some industries. There are some far-reaching disruptions waiting to happen. These can be logically foreseen, if we know how to connect dots on the Science & Technology map. These dots can reveal the future especially if you were to connect the impact of those changes to things that lie downstream, two or three stages away from the immediate impact. Mr. Raj Nair, Chairman, Avalon Consulting discusses likely impact of the disruptions on industries such as automobiles, computing, banking, and power utilities, etc. (more…)

IIT Madras Samanvay Conclave Panel Discussion – ‘Braving the economic tides’

Chennai:

As part of the annual business event of IIT Madras, Samanvay, hosted by the Department of Management Studies (DoMS), a panel discussion was organized on the theme ‘Braving the economic tides’. The panel consisted of Mr. Premchand C, Partner and Executive Director at Avalon Consulting, Dr. Kamakodi, CEO, CUB, Mr. Raghuvir, Srinivasan, Business Line, Dr. Paul Appasamy, MSE, and Ms. Padma Parthasarathy, Senior Vice-President, Tech Mahindra. (more…)

CII Chemvision 2016 – Opportunities and challenges in the chemical industry

Chennai

CII hosted Chemvision 2016, an event focusing on the opportunities and challenges in the chemical industry. It brought together an eminent audience of business leaders, industry experts, analysts and consultants who follow the Chemical sector closely. Mr. Premchand C, Partner and Executive Director at Avalon Consulting was invited to address the audience, and he shared with them views on whether Indian companies can emerge as global players in the fine chemicals space. (more…)

Mr. Raj Nair’s talk at IIT Madras on Digital Transformation of Business

Chennai:

Mr. Raj Nair, Chairman Avalon Consulting was invited by IIT Madras as part of their MBA Invitation Lecture Series, to deliver a talk on ‘Digital Transformation of Business’ on Sep 20th 2016. Mr. Raj spoke to the students about how digital technology has transformed the way businesses and organizations function. He stressed on how technology would be play a greater role in the future and how each of us should strive to be more digital friendly in order to keep pace with the changes. He narrated business cases where Avalon’s predictive analysis tools had leveraged digital information to devise solutions for clients. The session was well received and saw good participation from the audience, with sharing of experiences, suggestions and views on what our digital future is going to look like. (more…)

Apex’16 Summit – The Indian Private Equity and Venture Capital Summit

Bengaluru:

Avalon Consulting was proud to be the knowledge partners to India's premier Private Equity and Venture Capital Summit - APEX'16, held on March 9th March 2016 in Bengaluru. Sridhar Venkiteswaran, Partner, Avalon Consulting kick started the deliberations with a thought provoking panel discussion on "The Big Picture: Is 2016 going the 2008 way?". This provided the backdrop for the day's deliberations into the PE/VC investment strategies and prospects. Attended by the who's who of the sector, it was a great networking and knowledge sharing event. (more…)

CEO Round-table on Manufacturing Opportunities in ‘NEW’ India

Singapore:

Avalon Consulting in collaboration with International Enterprise Singapore jointly organized a roundtable conference for CXOs. Theconference was aimed at providing insights into the Indian market and what it will take to succeed in “New” India. As part of the day long summit, the Avalon leadership team engaged with a distinguished audience of industry leaders in four knowledge sessions:

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