About The Summit

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) works to create and sustain an environment conducive to the development of India, partnering Industry, Government and civil society, through advisory and consultative processes.

CII is a non-government, not-for-profit, industry-led and industry-managed organization, with over 9000 members from the private as well as public sectors, including SMEs and MNCs, and an indirect membership of over 300,000 enterprises from 294 national and regional sectoral industry bodies.

For more than 125 years, CII has been engaged in shaping India’s development journey and works proactively on transforming Indian Industry’s engagement in national development. CII charts change by working closely with Government on policy issues, interfacing with thought leaders, and enhancing efficiency, competitiveness and business opportunities for industry through a range of specialized services and strategic global linkages. It also provides a platform for consensus-building and networking on key issues. Read More...

Extending its agenda beyond business, CII assists industry to identify and execute corporate citizenship programmes. Partnerships with civil society organizations carry forward corporate initiatives for integrated and inclusive development across diverse domains including affirmative action, livelihoods, diversity management, skill development, empowerment of women, and sustainable development, to name a few.

As India marches towards its 75th year of Independence in 2022, CII, with the Theme for 2021-22 as Building India for a New World: Competitiveness, Growth, Sustainability, Technology, rededicates itself to meeting the aspirations of citizens for a morally, economically and technologically advanced country in partnership with the Government, Industry and all stakeholders.

With 62 offices, including 10 Centres of Excellence, in India, and 8 overseas offices in Australia, Egypt, Germany, Indonesia, Singapore, UAE, UK, and USA, as well as institutional partnerships with 394 counterpart organizations in 133 countries, CII serves as a reference point for Indian industry and the international business community.



Thought Leaders



Plenary Sessions



Keynotes & Master Classes



Industry Participants


Who Should Attend
  • CEOs, CMOs
  • CXO’s, Department Heads - Marketing & Sales, Strategy, Corporate Communication
  • SMEs, Start-Ups and Young Entrepreneurs
  • Web and Social Media Strategists
  • Marketing and PR Agencies
  • Data and Analytics Professionals
  • Market Research Organizations
  • Brand Consultants
Key Objectives

In the pursuit of marketing leadership amidst these uncertain times, the Summit will attempt to address key challenges being faced by business leaders including:

How the C-Suite needs to relook at their brand building and marketing efforts, in driving growth alongside the recovery agenda

How COVID-19 has fundamentally changed customer journeys, and what to do about it

How marketers need to respond to a market characterised by consumer migration to digital and online marketplaces

How marketing agility and resilience will be driven by transforming to a data and technology driven modern marketing organisation

How brands must not only focus on great products, but also on great values and purpose to address emerging consumer sentiments

How key learnings from the pandemic, accompanied by new levels of creativity and business resilience, can help in rethinking of the customer journey

Components of The Initiative