Updated: Mar 15, 2019 18:37 IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], March 15 (ANI/BusinessWireIndia): JITO’s biggest trade fair andamp;amp; conclave. Dedicated StartUp pavillion and committed funding by JIIF-JITO of US$ 1 Million to deserving StartUps. JITO apex donated Rs 3.06 Crore towards the cause of Pulwama martyr (Veer Jawans).
To celebrate 12th foundation day of Jain International Trade Organisation (JITO), entire JITO Mumbai Zone, comprising of 11 JITO Chapters and its members came together to organize ‘JITO UDAAN 2019‘. It has been a 3-day Trade Fair and Business Conclave from March 15 to 17, 2019 spread over more than 2 lakh square feet area at NESCO, Mumbai. The Fair was inaugurated by Amruta Devendra Fadnavis.
More than 50,000 visitors from all over India andamp;amp; overseas are expected to participate in ‘JITO UDAAN 2019‘. “It was an excellent platform for all Industrialists, Businessmen, Professionals, Manufacturers, Real Estate Developers, Retailers, Traders, Dealers andamp;amp; Start-up Ventures from India and abroad to exhibit their products and services. There was a dedicated pavilion for Gems and Jewellery, Real Estate, high-end fashion wear and Constructions and Start-ups. A dedicated Start-up Pavilion with 50 stalls along with committed funding by JITO Innovation and Incubation Foundation andamp;amp; JITO (JIIF-JITO) of US$ 1 Million (Rs. 7 Crore) was provided for deserving Start-ups. It was a unique platform to engage and connect with New Vendors, Suppliers, Retailers, franchising, distributorship, JVs etc. and hire talented employees. The event is based on the concept of sadharmik bhakti where one community member tries to help his fellow member grow his business and economic empowerment,” said Hitesh Doshi, Chairman of JITO Mumbai Zone (Chairman of Waaree Group of Companies).
There have been more than 500 stalls. Special counters have been provided for the home industry and cottage industry. Jain Pavillion was a big attraction for visitors. It was an overwhelming experience to observe 55-inch tall idol of Jain Tirthankar Munisuvrat Swami made out of ‘KAKANILI” gems. Besides, several Jain Idols made of rare gemstones were a sight to behold in Jain Pavillion.
Job Fair has been also arranged. JITO has tied with Times Accent for better job opportunities for the youth.
Z NATION LAB has organized JIIF IDEATHON for upcoming entrepreneurs. For one to one business meetings, a separate conference room has been provided.
Seminars were planned on various subjects like fundraising on SME exchange, 10 big businesses of this decade, growth barriers in family business and succession planning, e-commerce business avenue etc.
On 17th March, seminars were planned on industries like real estate andamp;amp; construction, gems andamp;amp; jewellery, textile andamp;amp; garments, plastic andamp;amp; packaging, pharmaceutical andamp;amp; chemical.
‘JITO UDAAN 2019‘ will also comprise of Foreign Consulate Pavilion, Youth Entrepreneurship Summit, JBN Trade Meetings, CEO Conclave, and Professional Forums. There will be a unique pavilion for Jain NGOs to enable them to showcase their activities and interact with visitors to garner necessary support for their activities. This story is provided by BusinessWireIndia. ANI will not be responsible in any way for the content of this article. (ANI/BusinessWireIndia)