International MSME Trade Fair 2019
The 7th Odisha MSME International Trade Fair-2019 was held during from 28th January to 3rd February 2019 at IDCO Exhibition Ground, Unit-III, Bhubaneswar. Companies/entrepreneurs from foreign countries as well as MSMEs from across India were invited to participate in the fair. The endeavour of the exhibition was to bring all the potential buyers and sellers to a single platform with an objective to provide an opportunity to MSMEs for the display and sale of their products. This fair was also a platform for vendor development and matchmaking of products with large industries.
Luminous Infoways was a part of the International MSME Trade Fair 2019 and was represented by our Director, Smt. Jayashree Mohanty. The essence of the fair was on Women Entrepreneurship and looking upon an encouraging Governance system.
Some of the important proceedings of the fair included ACS MSME LN Gupta, encouraging women entrepreneurs to come forward and take help of the entire ecosystem to further growth of their business and announced a system of resolution of credit related grievances at the level of General Managers of RICs/DICs on every Monday.
Director Mission Shakti Sujata R Kartikeyan shared success stories of Women SHGs. She informed that Mission Shakti is associated with 70 lakh women in 6 lakh SHG Groups. The cumulative savings of Odisha SHGs is Rs. 5000 Crore. Ms. Kartikeyan cited the unique integration of SHGs under Mission Shakti with Government programmes -- Mid-day Meal, Take Home Ration, Electrical Meter Reading, and driving training to women.
A MoU was also signed between Odisha Assembly of Small & Medium Enterprises (OASME) and Khazar Electric Company (KEC) from Iran for mutual cooperation for transfer of technology and production of equipment’s for agriculture, food processing, agriculture, and waste management in presence of ACS, MSME.
February 4, 2019
Vendor Development Programme
A Vendor Development Programme for Micro and Small Enterprises with a focus on SC/ST entrepreneurs was held on the 30th of January 2019 in Bhubaneshwar. The Programme was jointly conducted by the Ministry of MSME along with NSIC and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).
The main aim of the Programme was to create a level playing field for MSME with focus on the SC and ST Entrepreneurs. Luminous Infoways was represented by our Director, Smt. Jayashree Mohanty at the event. Industry representatives from SAIL, BPCL, OIL India and others also presented their Procurement procedures. The discussion highlighted the necessity to eliminate barriers to entry and provide better vendor interface with the Enterprises.
February 4, 2019
The Odia Virtual Academy (OVA) is an organization for the development, promotion, and popularization of Odia language, literature, and lexicography for general use. It is an organized initiative to encourage expeditious evolution and popularization of Odia books, magazines, journals, old songs, manuscripts, assembly speeches, archival records etc by digitizing and providing internet-based resources to be utilized by Odia people living across the globe. The website of the Odia Virtual Academy has been designed and developed by Luminous Infoways.
A workshop on the Odia Font Development Consultation was held on the 24th of January, 2019 at the Hotel Sandy Tower in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. The essence of the workshop was based on why we should digitize old Odia books to benefit our populace and on the New UNI Code Development in Odia literature.
The workshop was held in the presence of Mr. C. J. Venugopal, Vice Chairman of Odia Virtual Academy cum Principal Secretary, Electronics & Information Technology Dept., Government of Odisha along with Mr. R Bala Krishna, Chief Advisor and Mr. Sangram Keshari Mohapatra, Secretary, Odia Virtual Academy cum Addl. Secretary, Electronics & Information Technology Department, Government of Odisha.
February 4, 2019
VARINDIA IT Cricket Cup 2019
Luminous Infoways emerged as the winner of the Champion trophy at the 9th VARINDIA IT Cup 2019 Cricket Tournament, which was played by 20 teams representing different companies. The cricket matches were played at Kishore Club Ground, Bhubaneswar and were supported by STPI and Electronics & IT Department, Government of Odisha.
January 21, 2019
Odisha Real Estate Regulatory Authority (ORERA) is entrusted with the responsibility to bring in transparency in the real estate sector transactions with a primary focus on protecting the interest of consumers. Luminous Infoways has designed and developed the website of ORERA. In the presence of the Chairman of ORERA, Mr. Amiya Mohapatra and other delegates from the real estate industry a workshop was held on the 15th of January, 2019 at the New Marrion Hotel in Bhubaneswar.
In the workshop, our Team demonstrated the application- how one can register as an Agent, Builder, Project or end Customer. ORERA ensures mandatory registration of every real estate project with the Authority, Mandatory disclosure of all the details of the property to the Authority and the public. The Authority adheres a strict regulation of all the financial transactions relating to the projects, redresses customer complaints and awards compensation for losses sustained by the allottees or promoter due to lapses on either side.
January 21, 2019