31st CII Excellence Summit

2 – 3 Dec 2023 | Taj Yeshwantpur, Bengaluru


– Join India’s largest event dedicated to Quality with comprehensive technical content, high-level networking with Global Speakers.

– Join a renowned community of Industry Leaders representing top Organisations.

– Hear exclusive, Quality Sessions and Solutions presented from multiple industry sectors.

– Engage with the industry’s leading solution providers, spearheading innovation in Quality.

– Experience Gala Awards of CII – EXIM Bank Award for Business Excellence.

Meet Potential Partners


Networking Meetings


Sharing & Learning Best Practices


30 ⁺ Partners

Acclaimed National & International Speakers



500 ⁺ Delegates

20 ⁺ Exhibitors

CII Institute of Quality is the leading authority in Quality Enhancement among organisations and industries. Over the past century, CII has provided Indian Industries with the support, systems and tools to make a mark in the competitive world. It is realised that the best way to enhance an organisation’s competitiveness is through the quality route.


🕒 1000 – 1115 hrs : Opening Session: Building competitiveness and Achieving Sustainable growth – Startup Perspectives

Moderated by


Mr Ajay Nanavati


Quantum Advisors


Ms Kanika Aggarwal




Dr. Taslimarif Saiyed

Director and CEO

Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms (C-CAMP)


Mr Nobby Nazareth




Mr Neeraj Sagar

Founder and CEO  


🕒 1115 – 1130 hrs : Tea Break
🕒 1130 – 1330 hrs : Session 1: Building competitiveness and Achieving Sustainable growth through adopting Excellence Models

Moderated by 

Mr Sanjeev Singh

Head – Tata Business Excellence Group Tata Sons Pvt Ltd.

Presentation 1


Mr Al Faber (Online)


Baldrige Foundation

Presentation 2


Mr T S Murali

Executive Director – Corporate Strategic Management Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd.

Presentation 3



Ms Sireesha Chandana

Vice President – Learning & Development and Sustainability   The Indian Hotel Companies Limited

Presentation 4


Mr R S Srivatsan

Executive Director (Finance) & CFO Kirloskar Ferrous Industries Ltd.

🕒 1330 – 1430 hrs : Lunch Break
🕒 1430 – 1545 hrs : SESSION 2: TQM as a way of life for surviving and thriving: Learnings from Quality Practices, Standards and Excellence Models

Moderated by

Mr L Krishnan

Past Chairman, CII Karnataka State and Managing Director, TaeguTec India Pvt. Ltd.

Presentation 1 


Mr Manohar Sethpalani

Vice President -QBM, Business Excellence CEAT Ltd.

Presentation 2


Mr Sushant Bose 

Vice President (Quality) 

Maruti Suzuki India Ltd

Presentation 3

Mr Mrutunjay Jena

Scientist G & Head- Accreditation and Training

Andhra MedTech Zone Ltd

🕒 1545 – 1600 Hrs : Tea Break
🕒 1600 – 1700 hrs : SESSION 3: Managing Physical Assets and Improving Efficiency through adoption of Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) in the “Factory of the Future” dominated by Digitalized, data driven and Automated Manufacturing system

Moderated by


Mr Rangachar

Past Chairman, CII Karnataka State and Managing Director Yuken India Pvt. Ltd.

Presentation 1


Mr A.S. Raodeo

Business Excellence Head

Garware Hi-Tech Films

Presentation 2


Mr Vijayakumar P

GM – Manufacturing Excellence

Sundaram Auto Components Limited

🕒 0930 – 0955 hrs : Announcements
🕒 0959 hrs : National Anthem
🕒 1000 - 1115 hrs: INAUGURAL SESSION
🕒 1115 – 1130 hrs : Tea Break
🕒 1130 – 1300 hrs : SESSION 4: Session 4: Embracing the change and questioning the status quo: Fostering an Organizational Culture for successfully driving the transformation: The leadership Imperatives

Session Chair


Mr Soumitra Bhattacharya

Past Chairman – CII Karnataka &

CEO & Director – Indian Foundation of Quality Management

(IFQM) and Chairman, Bosch Limited  

Presentation 1


Dr Soumya Kanti Ghosh

Group Chief Economic Advisor

State Bank of India

Presentation 2


Mr Sudhanshu Mani 

Former General Manager 

Integral Coach Factory

Presentation 4


Dr Nalin Shingal

Former Chairman, BHEL  

🕒 1300– 1400 hrs : Lunch Break
🕒 1400 – 1515 hrs : SESSION 5: Building & Managing Quality in Global Level Supply Chains

Moderated by

Dr Jitendra Sharma 

Managing Director & CEO 

Andhra Pradesh MedTech Zone

Presentation 1 


Mr Ajay Nair

Partner & Leader Supply Chain Transformation PWC India

Presentation 2


Mr Jugal Prasad 

Vice President & Head – R&D and Quality

Hydraulics Business, Wipro Infrastructure Engineering

Presentation 3


Mr Satyam Choudhary

Senior Director – Supply Chain


🕒 1520 – 1630 hrs : SESSION 6: Policy Perspectives for building Excellence Imperatives for Industry & Exports

Moderated by

Mr Bhanu Prakash Srivastava 

Additional charge – CMD & Director (Other Units) 

Bharat Electronics Limited

Presentation 1 


Ms Harsha Bangari

Managing Director

India Exim Bank 

Presentation 2


Dr Harpreet A De Singh

Group Chief QMS, DMS, ERP, Executive Director 

Air India Limited

Presentation 3


Mr A. M. Singh  

Director General

Network for Certification and Conservation of Forests

🕒 1640 – 1730 hrs : Networking break
🕒 1730 – 1900 hrs : Awards Nite
🕒 1900 hrs : Dinner


R Mukundan


Chairman, CII IQ &
Tata Chemicals Ltd

Harsha Bangari


Managing Director
EXIM Bank of India

Soumitra Bhattacharya


Bosch Limited

Jugal Prasad


VP & Head – R&D & Quality
Hydraulics Business
Wipro Infrastructure Engineering

Thank you Partners


Excellence Summit Feedback

Professionally organised with great value add in terms of sharing by Indian organizations.

Prabhakara A N 
Head, Business Excellence
Bosch Ltd

The Summit dealt aptly with the issues on Quality and Innovation through interactions with many National and International Faculties.

Manojkumar Belgaonkar
Head- Quality 
Siemens Ltd.

The choice of speakers at the summit was excellent. The cultural shows and the BE Awards Nite have added Glamour to the summit.

Devraj Chattaraj
Dy. GM,
Tata Business Excellence Group

Very informative presentations. Interaction with eminent personalities is of immense value, great networking opportunities and excellent organization of the event

V Vijayakumar
Head – Operations
Tech Auto Private Ltd

The Summit was quite informative, wherein many eminent speakers brought out the current status and future perspective of Business world.

Lokesh Kumar Verma

The speakers, their presentations and sharing their experiences were quite informative and inspiring. Indeed it was value addition time.

Anil Islampure
Expert Engineering Enterprises

It was a pleasure to attend this event. Organization of Events & Speakers of the Summit, on subjects relating to Spirituality & Well-being, made it a memorable Summit.

Pramod Vatsa
National Head Operations


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