National Conference on MSME Funding





5th March 2015, India Habitat Centre, Lodi Road, New Delhi

CII is organizing a National Conference on MSME Funding with an objective to enable MSME business on Thursday, 5th March 2015 in New Delhi.

Shri Kalraj Mishra, Hon’ble Minister for MSMEs, Government of India would be the Chief Guest at the Inaugural Session along with Mr Madhav Lal, Secretary, Ministry of MSME, Government of India. Other eminent personalities such as Deputy Governor, RBI and other leading financial and regulatory institutions would be deliberating in this conference.

This National Conference would have Policy Makers, Bankers, Regulators, Financial Institutions and MSMEs who would be attending this conference and chalking out way forward on enabling the growth of MSME Business in India through Funding & Support mechanism.

Key highlights of the Conference includes:

§  Current Situation of MSMEs in India- Funding, Taxation, Regulatory Mechanism & Challenges


§  Regulation & Policies for a Sustainable MSME Ecosystem and to Make India a Destination for Pro-SME Business Environment


§  Financial Inclusion for MSMEs- Easing Norm, Easing Transparency & Meeting Financial Expectations


§  Changing Role of Regulators and Financial Institutions-MSME as Priority Sector Lending and Incentives & Subsidies as MSME Enablers


§  Opportunities for Banks/NBFCs in MSME Financing Space & Their Strategies for MSME Financing

§  New Funding Options for  MSMEs- Equity, Crowd Funding & Angel Investment as Viable Options

§  MSMEs Insurance Structure in India –Need Based Analysis and Risk Due to Under-Insurance


§  SME Credit Rating-Challenges to Bring in Uniformity

§  Role of SME Exchange for New Generation SMEs


§  Effective Fund Management by MSMEs-Challenges & Opportunities


§  TechNovation Deficit in MSME Sector in India-Opportunities Ahead

§  Export Potential of Indian MSME- Sectorial Analysis

§  Funding MSME Export, R&D



  • Mr HR Khan, Deputy Governor RBI
  • Mr Vijay Chandok, President ICICI Bank
  • Mr KV Srinivasan, CEO Reliance Commercial Finance
  • Dr Sunita Chhibba, Economic Advisor, Ministry of MSME, Government of India
  • Dr Neeraj Sharma, Head TDT, Policy Research Cell, Department of Science & Technology
  • Mr Vivek Pathak, Regional Director South Asia, IFC
  • Mr D Mozumdar, CGM, State Bank of India
  • Mr Ajay Thakur, Head SME Buisness, BSE SME Exchange
  • Mr Antu Joseph, National Head SME, Federal Bank
  • Mr Rajiv Soni, Head SME Buisness, ONICRA
  • Dr Rangarajan, Head SME IIFT
  • Mr Souvik Sen, Buisness Head SME, Reliance Commercial Finance

This Conference will provide a platform to exchange business ideas and experience between MSMEs and Financial Institutions, to update relevant information about financial  market and to bring together Senior Executives from Government Departments, Regulators, Banks and Financial Institutions, Financial Consultants, Credit Insurance Companies, Credit Rating Agencies and subject matter experts to interact with MSMEs for creating awareness about the new developments as well as other facilities available to them for their growth. Through presentations, speeches, panel discussions, question and answer sessions and networking; eminent personalities from various fields will discuss various finance related issues and share their knowledge, expertise and views on the subject matter.

Please register through the following Link:



N M P Jeyesh
Confederation of Indian Industry

Plot No 249 F, Sector 18, Udyog Vihar, Phase IV
Gurgaon – 122 015 (Haryana, India)
Tel: +91-124 – 401 4060-67 / 401 4053 (D);

Fax: +91-124 – 4014080
Web: (Corporate Website) / (Online Resource Centre)


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