ROW Foundation, Annual Meet, Laurel, MD on October 26, 2017
Rivers of the World Foundation (ROW) – Annual Meeting on International Program Planning and Implementation for 2017-18 at Patuxent National Wildlife Visitor Center, Laurel, MD 20708
Subi made a presentation on “Water-Energy Nexus” highlighting the interrelation between water and energy and the combined impact on environment.
Some participants snapped after the meeting
WEFTEC-2017, Water Environment Federation EXPO
October 2-4, 2017, Chicago
One of the greatest international shows featuring latest technologies and innovations in the water and waste water fields. Met with former colleagues from the U.S. Commercial Services, Singapore, India and the Philippines, and an old time friend from Minnesota Trade Office.
Subi with Steve Riedel of Minnesota Trade Office
Meeting former colleagues Arup Mitra, USCS/Kolkata/India, Chan Yiu Kei, USCS/Singapore
Chan Yiu Kei, US Commercial Services, Singapore with Subi
Great Lakes Institute of Management (GLIM), Chennai, India, August 1, 2017
GLIM is one of the leading management schools in India founded by Dr. Bala Balachander, a distinguished professor of the Kellogg School of Management, Chicago, IL.
On August 1, 2017, Subi visited GLIM and enjoyed a tour conducted by Dr. Bala at this school’s green sprawling campus near Chennai. Later, Subi addressed a large group of management students at GLIM. In his presentation, Subi explained how India’s ancient wisdom can help the students to improve their personal skills in becoming future corporate leaders.
Pharma/PACK EXPO, November 6-8, 2016, Chicago, IL
In coordination with The Global Trade Driver in Chennai, ConsultSubi facilitated an Indian delegation to the Pharma/PACK EXPO.
At the Pharma/PACK EXPO, the Indian delegates had a new and exciting trade show experience. They met with numerous international professionals from the pharmaceutical and packaging industry and witnessed technology, equipment and machinery in action from hundreds of suppliers. The contacts will greatly help to nurture business relationships between the U.S. and India.
Indo-American Business Center, Chicago
On November 5, 2016, the Indo-American Business Center (IABC) was inaugurated in Chicago by Sundaresan Subramanian, President, ConsultSubi and Principal Advisor to IABC. Participants included Mr. A.P. Vaitheeswaran, Chairman, AEON Formulations Pvt. Ltd., Chennai and Mr. K.V. Subramanian, International Pharmaceutical Business Consultants, Chennai – both members of the visiting Indian Business Delegation to the Pharma and Packaging Expo in Chicago. Mr. D.V. Venkatagiri, the Founder and CEO of IABC sent his greetings from Chennai.
Climate Change Workshop, Hyderabad, India – July 2016
On July 28, 2016, the Engineering Staff College of India (ESCI) conducted a one-day workshop at its campus in Hyderabad. As Chief Guest of ESCI, Sundaresan Subramanian (“Subi”) delivered the key note address at this workshop. The theme of his presentation was “Combating Climate Change through U.S. Partnerships.” He presented several specific opportunities for Indian organizations to partner with U.S. in the field of Clean Energy.
Dr. D.N. Reddy, Director of ESCI presided. Mr. B.V. Subbarao, advisor to the climate change forum of ESCI coordinated the event. The workshop had active participation of over 50 participants and several other speakers.
Easy Sanskrit Online Classes Launched – May 2016
Using advanced video meeting technology, ConsultSubi launched the 2016 Easy Sanskrit Online Classes on May 21, 2016. Many students from different parts of the world excitedly participated in the very first session.
Feedback from some of the participants indicates that the online classes are proving to be a boon to learn Sanskrit and Vedic Scriptures from the comfort of their homes.
For those who like to watch this first session and/or plan to join the future sessions online, the video link is: https://youtu.be/ZsE_RP3aRt0
IAEMP Award April 2016
At the recent 10th anniversary meeting (April 8, 2016) in Mumbai, the Indian Association of Energy Management Professionals (IAEMP) presented Subi with an award in recognition of devoted service for the growth and progress of IAEMP. For three years, Subi served as the editor of IAEMP’s monthly magazine “The Urja Watch.” This award is a real supplement to the earlier two energy and environmental awards that Subi received from the Association of Energy Engineers, USA.
Thanks to the office bearers of IAEMP for the award and good work in the field of energy efficiency.
Feb 2016 @Gangtok, Sikkim – Seminar on Municipal Solid Waste Management
Sikkim is a state in North Eastern India, wedged between Nepal and Bhutan. The terrain is mountainous and has very little flat land. It is scenic with many rivers flowing through the state. Solid waste management is a serious problem in Sikkim because of difficult logistics in collection, treatment, and disposal. Subi conducted a seminar on municipal solid waste management for over 40 members of Gangtok Municipal Corporation that included the Municipal Commissioner and the Mayor.
Municipal solid waste management conference @Gangtok, Sikkim
Feb 2016 @Parmarth Niketan Conference Hall, Rishikesh, India
The Parmarth Niketan is a well known organization actively involved in environmental protection of water bodies. In collaboration with the Rivers Of the World (ROW), a partnership was formed to launch an Environmental Training and Research Institute (EnTRI) at Dehradun, India. A seminar was conducted at the Parmarth Niketan to discuss the curriculum and operational matters connected with EnTRI. Subi participated in this seminar and made a presentation on funding options for environmental projects.
EnTRI seminar @Parmarth Niketan, Rishikesh, India
Oct 2015 @Chicago, IL – Learn Sanskrit the Easy Way
ConsultSubi launched Sanskrit Learning -the Easy Way on October 25, 2015. The first session video recording is uploaded in YouTube at https://youtu.be/FK9YOsF7w08. The learning sessions will be held once a week, in person and also through Webinars. If you are interested in learning Sanskrit the Easy Way, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Oct 2015 @Chicago, IL – Water and Health Presentation at IDCA Conference
At the 13th Annual Conference of the India Development Coalition of America (IDCA) held in Chicago on October 17, 2015, Subi made a presentation on “Water and Health” issues in India. You may see the slides of this presentation at: http://www.slideshare.net/subi24/speaker-subi-sundresanwaterrev2-54486403