We are pleased to announce that in March 2018, at the Youth for Seva CSR Conclave; KPIT was recognized as a Corporate Engagement Champion for its flagship initiatives of “Water Conservation through Mass Volunteering” and Chhote Scientists. Viswa Narayanan S. and Sachin Pandit of KPIT were also felicitated as Employee Volunteer Champions, for their selfless volunteering stint with KPIT and outside.
The CSR Conclave was a platform for leaders from the corporate and development sector, along with CSR experts, policy makers and organizations studying trends and patterns of volunteering to come together to not just identify potential projects to contribute funds, but to also devise models to involve employees and inculcate a culture of volunteering, to build a sense of inclusion, promote sustainability and maximize impact.
KPIT’s CSR Head, Tushar Juvekar was one of the esteemed panelists in a discussion on ‘Ideas and Initiatives: Employee Engagement in Volunteering’, which also included Srikantan Moorthy - Executive Vice President and Head, Global Services, Infosys, Archana Sahay - Head - CSR, Thomson Reuters India and Shannu Kaw - Director, Global Business Services, Cisco Systems. The occasion also saw Publication and release of Paper on Best Practices in Corporate Volunteer Engagement.
The key note speakers at the conclave were Vinay Sahasrabuddhe - Member of Parliament - Rajya Sabha , Vice Chairperson, Indian Social Responsibility Network (ISRN) and Shridhar Venkat - Chief Executive Officer, Akshayapatra.