(Event) ASSOCHAM is Organizing “Food and Agri Processors Conclave” at Jhansi, U.P.


We are pleased to inform you that ASSOCHAM is organizing a “Food and Agri Processors Conclave” at Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh to strengthen and promote the Agri and Food Processing industries in Uttar Pradesh and specifically the Bundelkhand Region.

Food & Agri Processors Conclave is a key event that will focus on various issues like recognizing the investment & business opportunities in Food Processing sector and optimizing existing export avenues while also dealing with key issues in the sector such as challenges faced by food and Agri producers and matters related to quality and safety.

ASSOCHAM's Food & Agri Processors Conclave also lays emphasis on the rural empowerment by providing the farmers and Agri processors a platform to discuss issues, prospects and problems in the highly important Food and Agri Processing sector. The initiative also complements the objective of Rural Development and empowerment of the agricultural and food processing sector in the area.

We believe that the event will be highly helpful and beneficial in further development of the region and will assist the beneficiaries in their financial and social growth.

Objectives and Focus Areas:

The conclaves will focus on the following objectives:

  • To link small producers to the market

  • To nurture Farmers for building “on-farm food processing units”

  • To cater to the needs specific to Agri and Food producers and processors

  • To suggest policy changes for facilitation of promotion of agro, food processing & allied industries

  • To know about the problems and prospects of the people engaged in packaging and allied sectors

  • To create awareness about the ongoing Government programmes and schemes

  • To recognize the investment & business opportunities in and Agri & Food Processing sector

  • To discover export avenues for existing Agri & Food Processing Units

  • To address the issues like Quality & Safety

  • To strengthen partnerships in the Market

  • To suggest policy changes for facilitation of promotion of agro, food processing & allied industries

  • To further contribute to the region’s development by bringing together the various stakeholders on one platform

Participants Profile:

  • Agri and Food Processing Industries

  • Farmers and people engaged in the allied activities

  • Packaging Companies and Agri Retail companies

  • Exporters and Importers

  • Central and State Government department, corporations and officials

  • Representatives of farmer groups and organizations

  • Budding and Existing Entrepreneurs

  • Various experts from the fields of Agriculture sciences and Food technology

Event Date:

20 August 2011

Event Venue:

Address: Indian Grassland And Fodder Research Institute,
Gwalior Road, Jhansi-284 003.

Contact Details

Kush Malik, ASSOCHAM,
Phone No.:
+91 - 7838098892


Date of the event : August 20, 2011

Time : 9: 30 A.M

Contact Email: kush.malik@assocham.com