The “Green Biz Quiz” organized by Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) in association with Consultivo as its knowledge partner for the thirteenth consecutive year to commemorate the World Earth Day on 21 April 2017 at Kolkata. ‘Environmental and Climate Literacy’ is the theme for this year’s World Earth Day. This quiz is also a Pro-Bono Initiative of Consultivo as a part of their commitment to society and the environment.
Here’s the list of the winning teams!
Winner: Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd
1st Runner-up: Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd
2nd Runner-up: Tata Chemicals Ltd
The event was graced by Dr Kalyan Rudra Chairman, West Bengal Pollution Control Board as the chief guest and Mr Alok Mukherjee Chairman, Flakt India Limited expressed his deep gratitude to the participating industries and reiterated ICC’s commitment towards environment and society.
Over the years the quiz has created a high level of spirit among the industries and has also been instrumental in changing the perception of people regarding the environmental & sustainability stewardship of corporate bodies. This quiz provided the participants with an opportunity to experience the thrill and joy of sharing their green knowledge and views on the aspects of sustainability, environment, OHSE and the latest business opportunities emerging therein.
The main objective of the quiz is to spread awareness on corporate sustainability and environment protection. Eight teams qualified in the preliminaries and gave an encouraging competition in finals of 4 rounds. Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd. became the winner.
In the concluding session, Mr Saikat Basu, Chief Mentor, Consultivo congratulated all the participants for their brilliant performance and enthusiasm to support this noble initiative to spread environmental awareness and responsibility in the society.
Consultivo is a management advisory and consulting firm helping global businesses in the areas of Sustainability, Business Excellence & Risk Management – both in strategic and operational level.
The Indian Chamber of Commerce, or ICC as it is popularly known, is the premier body of business and industry in Eastern and North-Eastern India. The membership of the Chamber comprises several of the largest corporate groups in the country, with business operations all over the country and abroad. Set up by a group of pioneering industrialists led by Mr G D Birla, the Indian Chamber was closely associated with the Indian Freedom Movement, as the first organised voice of indigenous Indian Industry. Several of the distinguished industry leaders in India, such as Mr B M Birla, Sir Ardeshir Dalal, Sir Badridas Goenka, Mr S P Jain, Lala Karamchand Thapar, Mr Russi Mody, Mr Ashok Jain, have led the ICC as its President.
One of the most pro-active Chambers in India, the ICC has been privileged to interact and host several of the esteemed Indian Presidents and Prime Ministers in the past. With over eighty years of service to the nation, the ICC retains the character of being the premier Chamber with senior Indian industry leaders forming the core of its Executive Committee or the Governing Board of the Chamber. Its enlightened leadership and membership has enabled the ICC to move ahead and respond pro-actively to the dynamic changes that have taken place in the world order and with a vision for the future.
The ICC constituents are mainly large manufacturing units with operations all over the country and abroad.
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