RISE 2014 Partners

RISE is a Collaborative platform with a series of round tables organised and facilitated by over 50+ eminent personalities and subject matter experts from a diverse range of sectors. Join us at RISE 2014 @ WTC to meet our Partners and other key stakeholders:

Venue Partners


All India Association of India (AIAI)
constantly endeavours to promote large, medium and small scale industries involved in almost all major manufacturing and service sectors. It organizes various international business and trade related events which are held annually. www.aiaiindia.com



World Trade Centre (WTC) Mumbai has build strong bridges of communication with diplomatic missions, business leaders, bankers, academicians and key government agencies and policy makers. www.wtcmumbai.org


Knowledge Partners

IICA Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA) has been established by the Indian Ministry of Corporate Affairs for capacity building and training in various subjects and matters relevant to corporate regulation and governance. The Institute has been designed with an eye on the future to provide a platform for dialogue, interaction and partnership between governments, corporate, investors, civil society, professionals, academicians and other stake holders in the emerging 21st century environment. www.iica.in




The Centre for Social Entrepreneurship, TISS strives to develop change leaders in the field of social sectors to create enterprises with social purpose. www.tiss.edu


Round table Partners

glenmark Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. is a research-driven, global, integrated pharmaceutical company. The company has a significant presence in branded generics markets across emerging economies including India. It has 14 manufacturing facilities in four countries and has 6 R&D centres.



ambujaAmbuja Cement Foundation (ACF) works with a competent team of professionals at all its 22 locations. ACF undertakes projects and schemes for promoting the social and economic development for communities in and around the manufacturing locations of Ambuja Cement Ltd. These development initiatives are in line with the needs of people, in partnership with them and in close collaborations with like-minded NGOs and the Government. www.ambujacementfoundation.org.


pipal tree Pipal Tree Ventures Private Ltd. (PTVPL) is in the field of providing vocational training for the skills in the construction industry to unemployed youths in the rural area. Their aim is to train and give livelihood to poor unemployed rural youth in India, which in turn would help economic development of the country. www.pipaltreeventures.com


bse Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd. (BSE) which was established in 1875 is Asia’s first Stock Exchange and one of India’s leading exchange groups. Over the past 137 years, BSE has facilitated the growth of the Indian corporate sector by providing it an efficient capital-raising platform. More than 5000 companies are listed on BSE making it world’s No. 1 exchange in terms of listed members. www.bseindia.com



ekam Ekam Foundation was created so that no child is denied healthcare. Their mission is to reduce infant, child, adolescent, and maternal deaths by supplementing the service delivery of public healthcare systems. They are positioned to deliver results in the areas of rendering healthcare accountable, access to healthcare, advocacy and policy, and awareness and preventive care. www.ekamoneness.org



hawareHaware Engineers & Builders Pvt Ltd., is a privately owned real estate development who possess broad experience, expertise and technically competent manpower in all facets of real estate development. They’re experts in design, planning, construction, management and marketing of large properties and projects. www.haware.com



LIC Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is the largest insurance company in India with more than 250 million subscribers under their services. One of their main objectives is to meet the various life insurance needs of the community that would arise in the changing social and economic environment. www.licindia.in


Technology Partners

  POPPopup Technologies is a Mobile Applications Development Company with a portfolio of 75 + mobile applications spread across all platforms in genres like Brands, Wellness, Healing, Health, Spirituality & Lifestyle. www.popuptechnologies.com


Outreach Partners


Ashoka Changemakers community convenes and connects high-potential changemakers, and their ideas and resources, through the power of collaborative competitions and partner networks. www.changemakers.com.




Give India is an online donation platform and aims to channel and provide resources to credible non-governmental organizations across India. www.giveindia.org




National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN) provides critical support to start-ups and early-stage entrepreneurs through high-impact entrepreneurship education; access to mentors and experts; fast-track access to incubation and funding; and learning tools and materials. www.nenglobal.org



Thomson reuters foundation

Thomson Reuters Foundation is a mix of journalists, lawyers, social innovators, media and communication trainers who stand for free, independent journalism, human rights, women’s empowerment, and the rule of law. www.trust.org




project heena


Project Heena is a small experiment intended to add value to the world with whatever we have today. It provides a platform to connect experts who can help people across the globe leap forward with their help. It was initially started as platform to bring volunteers together. www.projectheena.com


CAP Centre for Advancement of Philanthropy (CAP) is a resource Centre specializing in areas of not-for-profit law, taxation, financial management, resource mobilization and Human Resource Development. www.capindia.in



tieThe Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) was founded in 1992 in Silicon Valley and their mission is to foster entrepreneurship globally through mentoring, networking, and education. Dedicated to the virtuous cycle of wealth creation and giving back to the community, TiE’s focus is on generating and nurturing our next generation of entrepreneurs. www.tie.org




Aarohan Communications is a full service communications firm, we have been operating since nearly twenty years. Aaraohan foundation has been strategy, creativity and the craft of storytelling. Our core competence is corporate communications, organizational communications, marketing communications, community communications, investor communications and stakeholder communications.  www.aarohancommunications.com