Calendar of Forthcoming Activities at I am SME of India

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Calendar of Forthcoming Activities at I am SME of India
1. Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas, Gujarat
7-9 January 2015
Rajiv Chawla and Umesh Gulati to represent IamSMEofIndia in Team Haryana, led by Hon'ble Chief Minister Haryana, Sh. Manohar Lal Khattar
Main Haryana Event at Ahmedabad on 8th January
Rajiv Chawla to Host-Anchor the evening

2. Road Safety Quiz, Finals
14 January 2015
Venue: Manav Rachna International University, Faridabad
Chief Guest: Hon'ble Chief Minister Haryana, Sh. Manohar Lal Khattar
Quiz Master: Rajive Chawla

3. SME Delegation to South Africa-Rwanda
15-22 January 2015
Exploring Business Development Opportunities
Led by: Sh. Kalraj Mishra, Hon'ble Union Cabinet Minister of MSMEs, Gvt. of India
Also joining the delegation are Sh. Ravindra Nath, CMD, NSIC and other Seniormost Govt. Dignitaries

Also joining the delegation are Rajive Chawla, Chairman IamSMEofIndia, Sh. Gurmeet Singh Kular, President FICO and IamSMEofIndia (Punjab), Sh. Manjinder Singh Sachdeva, General Secretary FICO, Shankar Goenka, CA Kunal Singhal and other delegates.

(A mega event, first in the Series, showcasing the strength of SMEs and roadmap ahead)
Date: 30 January 2015
Time: 6.00pm
Venue: Hotel Park Plaza, Sector 21C, Faridabad
Followed by Cocktails & Dinner

01-08 February 2015
IamSMEofIndia is inviting and hosting a delegation from Bangladesh. These are Entrepreneurs/ SMEs from Bangladesh who wish to develop business with India (Exports, Imports, Joint Ventures, Technical know-how exchange, looking for dealership opportunities and more...)
Arrival in India: 1st February 2015
Trainings, b2b Meetings, Industry visits: 2-4th February
Departure for Jaipur: 5th February
Trainings, Seminars, b2b Meetings, Conferences in Jaipur: 6-7 February
Return to New Delhi: 7th February
Departure for Dhaka: 8th February 2015
No. of participants from Bangladesh: 16
No. of Participants from India: 14
No. of Participants in Jaipur: 60
Jaipur Seminars & SME Conclave organized by: Poornima Group of Colleges
Coordinators: Abhayjeet Singh, Shaharyar Mirza
Reception Dinner at Jaipur: Hosted by IamSMEofIndia
Special Guests: CMD NSIC; CMD SIDBI

We invite Office Bearers & Chapter Heads of IamSMEofIndia to join:
Indore Manish Dabkara, Kolkata Sauvik Sabui, Chennai Arun Rebero, Coimbatore, Ludhiana, Jallandhar Ahsanul Haq, Salil Kumar Uppal and others.
IamSMEofIndia shall re-imburse your travel costs and is making arrangements for Boarding Lodging.

Special Trainings on Capacity Building of IamSMEofIndia Chapters across India, Setting up of IamSMEofBangladesh Chapter and more!
The above program is being organized and hosted by IamSMEofIndia

Trainings - Industry Visits - Hannover fair - Team Building - International Business Opportunities
India is the Partner Country in April 2015 at Hannover Fair, Germany.
Hon'ble Prime Minister Sh. Narendra Modi to Inaugurate the India Pavilion

We've prepared a fantastic program to coincide with Hannover Fair.
Specially for the Entrepreneurs who wish to do BUSINESS WITH THE WORLD!
Dates: 11-19 April 2015
2 days Training + Industry Visits
3 Days Hanover Messe + b2b meetings
1 Day Cultural + Site Seeings
Weekend fun

Rs.2,10,000 per participant
(Valid till 15th January 2015 as Air-fares and Hotels are becoming expensive with every passing day. Pay 50% Now and Balance by 30th January 2015)
Economy Class Return Air-Fare, Trainings at DMAN Academy, Celle, 7-nights 3 Star Double-Room Accommodation at Celle, Local Transport, Almost all meals, Reception and Farewell Dinners, Transport to Hanover Messe etc.

The package and the itinerary, Trainings and Industrial visits have been immaculately planned keeping modern business focus. This should be a great Learning, Team building, Holiday, Fun and Business tour, in the most beautiful small town called Celle, An academy situated in the Castle, the Most Scenic place, Great Tour to Hamburg & Berlin we’ll add, Excellent weather and warmth and hospitality of Germany.
DMAN Academy, Celle, Germany, is the Local Knowledge Partner.
Book your Seat in your Flight to Future..... Now!
Ask for Registration Form and Complete Brochure.
SMS GERMANY to: +91-9711123111

In case you wish to join our activities and programs, join us at:
FSIA Park, Opp. Plot No. 23, Sector 24, Faridabad- 121005 ; 9711123111

Special Meeting and Awareness Session on latest changes in Central Excise and Service Tax Laws

Friday, January 2, 2015

Special Meeting and Awareness Session on latest changes in Central Excise and Service Tax Laws

All Entrepreneurs and Professionals may please note that there are many changes in Central Excise, Service Tax, Company Act that are New, Very Stringent.
There are severe provisions of arrest, including non-bailable arrest for defaulters and those accountable under the law.
Central Excise and Service Tax Commissionerate highlighted this in the recently held meeting of Public Grievances Committee on 18th September.
We requested the Commissioner to offer a 15 day period to the assessees. Some of these are large assessees.
We advise such assessees to take necessary remedial action so as to avoid more complications.

We also find that MOST OF THE ENTREPRENEURS are NOT aware of many such changes and stringent laws passed this year.
We are starting a Special drive to make entrepreneurs aware of these changes and provisions. 
We call it Financial Literacy and Compliances Series.
We'll conduct this series covering two aspects which are MUST for each Entrepreneur:
1. Financial Literacy: Right knowledge of Balance Sheets, Financial Statements, Banking, Finance, Credit & Fund raising, collaterals, mergers & acquisitions
2. Compliances: Central Excise, Service Tax, Companies Act, Income Tax, Customs and other compliances.

Upon our request, The Commissioner Central Excise agreed to conduct the first program as follows:
Topic: Central Excise & Service Tax related changes and compliances issues
Date: 4th October, 2013, Friday
Time: 10.30am-1.00pm
Venue: Shall be informed to participants
Followed by Lunch
Seats are LIMITED due to space constraints.

We also had a meeting with Commissioner Income Tax last week and she is willing to interact with our entrepreneurs to disseminate information on compliances related to Income Tax. We'll announce this program soon.

The new Companies Act also has several provisions for non-bailable offenses. The Act treats certain offences at par with criminal ones, thereby identifying them as cognizable and non-bailable. It becomes imperative on the part of promoters, directors, officers or any other person of the company to know.

Section 212(6) of the Act now recognizes some offenses to be cognizable where a police officer may arrest without a warrant, and non-bailable.

Imposing such a condition equates these offences with offences that are punishable with death, life imprisonment or imprisonment for seven years or more, where bail may be granted subject to hearing of the public prosecutor and court.

Directors, Chartered Accountant, Cost Accountant or Company Secretary and are also liable for action under the various offenses.

We have prepared a list of such offenses and also who may face action. Members can ask us for this list.

In case you wish to join the first Programme under the Compliances Series on 4th October, please write to:

Entrepreneurs Facilitation Centre- IamSMEofIndia
C/o. Faridabad Small Industries Association 
FSIA Park, Opp. Plot No. 23, Sector 24, Faridabad- 121005 ;

Get 8% Discount on basic fare Upfront Assured Cash-back Discount of 2%

Friday, January 2, 2015

Good News! Yet again!
Another first... SMEs travel Corporate Class!
IamSMEofIndia Members get discounts and Special Privileges at our Official Airlines .......................
It's great to share that today we sign our tie-up with an Air Line as our Official Airline!
All members of IamSMEofIndia shall be entitled to the following privileges:
1. 8% Discount on basic fare
2. Nil Cancellation Fee which will save INR 1500 Per Pax.
3. Nil Rescheduling Fee which will save INR 1500+ Fare Difference
4. Complimentary Snacks on board
5. Seat Guarantee of minimum first 165 seats available on any flight
6. Upfront Assured Cash-back Discount of 2% on Web fare

For Bookings, Contact:
Travel Desk- IamSMEofIndia
+91-9999065555; 9971110010

Do you know...?
On an average, each IamSMEofIndia Member saves approx. Rs.5.0 lacs 
year after year, on account of: 

  • 90% Discount on Fire Insurance, 
  • Upto 70% Discount on Car/Motor Insurance, 
  • Free door-delivery of diesel, 
  • 0.30 paise cheaper Diesel, 
  • Line of Credit of Rs.75 lacs @ 12.25% (Without collateral Security, No Mortgage), 
  • 25% Discount on Matrix International Cellular Card, 
  • Cheapest but the Best ERP ever- IamSMERP, 
  • Chemical Gel Earthing at 50% less, 
  • Travel Subsidy on International Exhibitions, 
  • Lean Clusters, 
  • ABSOLUTELY FREE Energy Audit and much, much MORE!

It simply gets bigger and better.... each passing day!

For Privileges, Discounts, Membership Registration, 
Contact:+91-9711123111 ;

For further details:
Strategic Sourcing Centre for SMEs- IamSMEofIndia
Integrated Association of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises of India 
C/o. FSIA Park, Opp. Plot No. 23, Sector 24, Faridabad- 121005 +91-9711123111

To buy Industrial Plots at Global Industrial Park, Sector 72-73, Faridabad at discounted Group rates.

Friday, January 2, 2015

Last Opportunity to buy Industrial Plots at Global Industrial Park, Sector 72-73, Faridabad at discounted Group rates.

LAST DATE for Booking at Special discounted rates: 2nd October 2013 (Wednesday)
Pay only Rs.1.0 lac to book. Rest on agreed terms.
Rates to increase by Rs.1200/- per sq. yard w.e.f. 1st October.

To help and support those entrepreneurs who are keen to set up units at Faridabad in approved industrial area, and those who could not get allotment at IMT Faridabad or who missed the opportunity to apply, IamSME/ FSIA negotiated Special pricing for its members with Global Industrial Park, Plan collectively for future, arrange finance under one MoU. Since, this was bulk negotiation, we got a highly discounted offer.

We are pleased to see that many entrepreneurs have booked under our Special rates.
The last date for our MoU for Special rates is 2nd October.
Global Industrial Park shall be free to sell unsold plots at increased prices in the open market and through Dealer network after 2nd October.

In case you wish to buy at discounted prices as settled with us, please rush and book immediately, on or before 2nd October, Wednesday.

You may pay only Rs.2 lacs and reserve. Pay balance on agreed terms.

Global Industrial Park (Govt. Approved)
Sec 72-73, Faridabad (Near BPTP Res. and IMT Faridabad)
Plot Sizes: 350, 500, 700, 1000 sq. yards
LIMITED Number: Only a few left

Advantages that we see are:
1. Location is excellent (Near BPTP res and IMT)
2. NO ENHANCEMENTS IN RATES, even in future, which often happen in Govt acquired colonies. Only EDC, as decided by the Govt., shall be payable later. No rate enhancements due to any other compensation.
3. Project is approved by the State Govt. as Industrial Park
4. Collective Strength of our Association: We can, depending upon the interest of our members, collectively organise Common Security, Common Power Generation, Common Facilities for our members and many other facilities which can turn out to be very economical
5. NO DEADLINE to start projects
6. It's freehold. 
7. No threats of resumptions due to Project delay etc.
8. No govt. approvals required for Sale, re-sale, transfer etc.
9. Prices are fixed, as its a collective effort by Strategic Sourcing and Collective Bargain Cell, IamSMEofIndia. No future land price enhancements.
10. Bank loans available.
11. Location, direction choice available at the time of booking (Subject to availability)
12. No need for Project Reports or paperwork.

Location, Booking choices as per availability. See the map and select from available options.
Book NOW for choice location!
Contact: +91- 8527008222; +91- 9811008348


Skills and Placement Centre

Friday, January 2, 2015

IamSMEofIndia starts "Skills & Placement Centre" at iTREE
Short-term Training and 100% Placement Guarantee

Starting on 7th October, 2013
IamSMEofIndia initiated iTREE- Institute for Training in Employment and Entrepreneurship.
Under this Project, we provide following Trainings with 100% Placements:
1. Skills and Placement Centre
2. Industry Integrated Programme for Engineering Students (IIPE)
3. EDeP Super Start-ups: Entrepreneurship Development Programme
4. Technical Vocations Programmes (To start with German Collaboration in 2014)

iTREE announces
“Skills & Placement Centre” - the most awaited and first ever “Non-Technical Vocational Skill Development Training School” at FSIA Park, Sector 24 from 7th October 2013. 

Registrations starting from 7th October and first batch starting from 21st October. 
Starting with 5 Courses with 100% Placement Guarantee
1. Office Secretary & Office Administrator
2. Accounts & Taxation Executive
3. HR & Payroll Executive
4. Stores & Inventory Executive 
5. Legal & Labour Laws Compliance Executive

Salient Features: 

  • Student Assessment, 
  • Aptitude Test, 
  • Career Counseling, 
  • 40 Hours Contact Classes, 
  • Course Duration of 4-6 Weeks including 2 Weeks of Internship in Office/ Industry
  • All students will be exposed to Personality Development Sessions also.

For Inquiry & Registration, Contact:
Centre Manager: Mr. Virender Sharma, 9810341794 

Our Knowledge Partner: 
Perception Management Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
Project Head: Vinod K. Pandita, Director (Skills & Placement Centre) 

Institute for Training in Employment and Entrepreneurship (iTREE)
A Division of IamSMEofIndia
C/o. Faridabad Small Industries Association - FSIA
FSIA Park, Opp. Plot No. 23, Sector 24, Faridabad- 121005

GEMS- Growing Enterprises

Friday, January 2, 2015

GEMS- Growing Enterprises from Micro & Small
ORNAMENTS- Organised, Aggressive, Medium Establishments

IamSMEofIndia showcased proven Solutions for SMEs through sharing of Best Practices across various clusters




Motor re-winding is common phenomenon

Friday, January 2, 2015

Motor re-winding is common phenomenon.

Fans, water pumps, workshops, factories, machineries, automobiles…. motors are used everywhere.

Poor quality of power, poor maintenance, over load, dust, heat, malfunction in relays, capacitors, and many more reasons cause motor damages…. and call for re-winding.

However, do we know what is the efficiency of the motor after re-winding?

Do we check?

What is the power consumption?

Do we compare before and after?

Any guess how many motors are re-wound in a day, in a city like, say Faridabad or Pune or Jalandhar…?

Can we guess how many motors are re-wound in the entire country?

In a preliminary survey that we conducted in a few factories which have been set up in the last 5 years with all new machines, we are astonished to find that 90% of the motors were repaired as 're-winding'. Almost 30% more than once. Just in a span of 5 years.

The loss to the entrepreneur is manifold.

Not just the down-time or re-winding cost…. but the gross inefficiency that creeps into the work place.

If re-wound incorrectly, the motor becomes energy/power guzzler and like a 'deemak' (white-ant), eats away the revenue and like a slow, hidden disease may grow like a cancer.

The loss to the nation is colossal.

To scientifically study and analyze the subject, Evaluate & Demonstrate the Economic Loss due to Re-winding of LT Motors and Propagate Best Practices of Motor Re-winding in SMEs, a team has been constituted to:

  • Understand and establish the reasons for motor failure therefore require rewinding;
  • Evaluate the efficiency loss occurring to the motor due to improper rewinding leading to higher operational costs; and
  • Current practices for O&M and Rewinding of motors

Faridabad cluster has been selected as there is wide application of motors and symbolizes larger number of representative cases. Also, the information gathered during detailed energy audit will come handy in the process.

The outcome of this study would result in:

  • A best practice guide book for:
    • Operation and Maintenance of motors for the end users, and
    • Rewinding practices and tips for technicians and motor rewinders
  • Audio Visual Documentary
    • a. To be used as awareness and capacity building material during various workshops.

I firmly believe that this study should help us arrive at some best-practices that can be shared by all users and also motor re-winders across India.

This one step should help us save losses worth millions, and also our environment.

We invite industries, entrepreneurs, maintenance engineers, electricians, operators and any one who can support this initiative by sharing experiences, data, ideas etc.

Let's work together!

Let's do it for ourselves and for our nation!


Energy Efficiency Cell- I am SME of India

Faridabad Small Industries Association - FSIA

FSIA Park, Opp. Plot No. 23, Sector 24, Faridabad- 121005; 9711123111