GDMPA holds Felicitation Ceremony for AIFMP Office Bearers for 2023-24.
GDMPA continued its tradition of hosting the first Felicitation Ceremony for the office bearers of AIFMP for the year 2023-24. A grand function was organized on Wednesday 4th October 2023 at Azalea banquet, Naraina industrial Area, New Delhi. Along with its flagship felicitation ceremony, a technical, knowledge and motivational seminar “Navigating Print 3.0” was also organized in concurrence. Shri Aroosh Chopra, Director, Punjab Kesari Group graced the event as Chief Guest and new team of AIFMP, members of GDMPA, Industry stakeholders were in attendance. Program commenced with the welcome address by Dr. Arun Aggarwal, President – GDMPA. Shri Satish Malhotra, Past President – AIFMP conducted the event as Master of Ceremonies.
Navigating Print 3.0
Third edition of “Navigating Print 3.0” a technical, knowledge and motivational seminar presented the members of GDMPA an opportunity to listen and interact with experts from the printing industry. Dr. Anjan Baral, Professor and Researcher, Guru Jambheshwar University of Science and Technology was the first speaker. His topic “Printing standards for profit maximization” was like a treasure trove for printers. Printers present at the venue were enlightened to learn about such fine technicalities to boost their business. He was followed by Shri Sushil Kumar Aneja, a renowned Offset Machinery Expert. With his experience of more than 5 decades, he guided machine owners on “Increasing profits and productivity through proper maintenance of plant and machinery”. Third speaker for the evening, Mr. Inder Kumar Arora, Owner Chanakya Mudrak & social worker advised printers to take care of their personal health along with the health of business. He told printers not to ignore personal wellbeing while in pressure to meet client’s deadlines. His session was succeeded by Ms. Maansi Gupta, a business coach. Her topic “Printing in the evolving age: staying at the forefront of leadership” guided printers on how to be LEADERS instead of just DEALERS. She emphasized printers to accept the CHANGES which are happening all around and showed them the ways on how to steer their businesses to be relevant in today’s environment.
SASG UV Solutions Pvt. Ltd. a leading manufacturer of LED UV System, UV Interdeck System, Anilox coater attachment, Roller Coater Machine, Screen Printing Machine etc., showcased their latest offerings to the printers.
Kodak presented their SONORA range of process free plates and other updates.
Navigating Print 3.0 concluded with Mr. Tushar Dhote, Chairman – PAMEX, giving a brief introduction on innovations happening at PAMEX 2024, Premier printing and allied industry exhibition of India organized by AIFMP and inviting printers to attend the exhibition in large numbers.
Felicitation Ceremony of Elected Team of Office Bearers of All India Federation of Master Printer (AIFMP) for year 2023-24
The Felicitation Ceremony began with the Felicitation of Chief Guest Shri Aroosh Chopra, Director, Punjab Kesari Group. Shri Subhash Chander, Past President – AIFMP & Chief Patron – GDMPA introduced Shri Aroosh Chopra to the audience and briefed them about the legacy of Chopra family along with great contributions of Shri Vijay Kumar Chopra towards printing fraternity. Dr. Arun Aggarwal, President – GDMPA presented a memento to Shri Aroosh. During his address to the audience Aroosh Chopra laid emphasis on adaptation of new technologies. He told the printers that adaptation of new does not mean discarding of old. He explained how people should adapt to the change to stay in the game.
In the next state of the function the complete team of AIFMP got felicitated by team GDMPA. AIFMP team:-
Shri R.N. Dutta Baruah – President, Shri Umesh Nema – Honourable General Secretary, Shri K. Rajinderan – Treasure, Shri Ashwani Gulati – Joint Secretary, Shri Raveendera Joshi – Imm. Past President, Shri P. Chander – Past President, Shri Sudesh Gupta – Vice President (North), Shri S. Surjit Singh – Vice President (East), Shri Prakash Canser – Vice President (West) and Shri G. Ravindra Babu – Vice President (South).
Dr. Arun Aggarwal, Shri Subhash Chander, Shri Dalip Tuli, Shri Vinod Sethi, Shri Kamal Chawla, Shri Ashwani Gulati, Shri Vivek Kukreja, Shri R.K. Chopra, Shri Rajjesh Sehgal and Shri Nitin Narula felicitated the new team.
On behalf of the Team Shri R.N. Dutta Baruah – President, promised that his team will work towards the betterment of the CMYK community. Special mementos were presented to Past Presidents of AIFMP Shri Raveendera Joshi, Shri P. Chander, Shri Satish Malhotra, Shri Veerendra Malik and Shri Dibyajyoti Kalita for their continuous support to GDMPA. Shri Vinod Sharma and Shri Bheem Raj Sharma (President & VP of ROPA respectively), were also presented mementos. Shri Nitin Narula was felicitated for being the convener of the function.
GDMPA Star Performer Award
The Annual GDMPA star performer awards were presented to Shri Rajjesh Sehgal and Shri Vivek Kukreja for their outstanding contribution towards the growth of the association.