3rd CSR Committee Meeting of financial year 2018-2019 was organised on 16th Feb 2019 in Hotel Lemontree, Lucknow where board members discussed about education, employment and sanitation. Plan and model regarding Krishna Niketan was also the main topic of discussion. The meeting was presided by Dr. Indroneel Banerjee.
Team Yash participated in Green Half Marathon 2019 organised by Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Awadh University, Faizabad in 5 & 21 kms. Motive was to run for making Ayodhya plastic-free. The event was sponsored by Yash Papers Limited
Mr. Ved Krishna, Md. Awaz and Mr. Vinod Srivastava from Team Yash participated in Short Term Course on "Paper Makers for Non-Paper Makers" from 18 Feb -22 Feb 2019 organised by Ippta Saharanpur
In search of talented and qualified professionals our team members Ms. Navina John, Mr, Shailesh Singh, Mr. Ashok Mishra, Mr. Rishu Agarwal and Ms. Pooja Khanna visited SMS College at Varanasi.
This visit was a success as we have 5 new members who will soon be a part of our team in Finance, HR & Marketing.
It was an honor to have our team member Ms. Navina John as a panelist of Panel discussion of IPPTA’s Zonal Seminar 2018 held at The Park Hyderabad, Raj Bhavan Road, Hyderabad on 23rd& 24th Nov’18. Our Strategy Head Mr. Ved Krishna & Business Head Mr. Jagdeep Hira attended the same. Ms. Navina had put her thoughts on the topic Leveraging Talent through Inclusivity, increasing the female ratio in the workplace & looking for the opportunities for females in the paper industry. There were 2 other panelists who were the part of the discussion: Ms. TanujaAbburi, Founder, BeyondPinks.com and Ms. Monika Reddy, HR Consultant. The moderator for this discussion was Mr. MukundMenon, COO, International Paper India.
Our team members Ms. Zuby Ahmed, Ms. Smita Dubey, Ms. Navina John & Ms. Pooja Khanna had attended the 8th Global Summit on skill development which was organized by CII at Indira Gandhi Pratisthan, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh on 22nd& 23rd Nov’18. The theme of this summit was to know about the International Best Practices: Creating a Global Skilled Talent Pool. This summit was organized by CII in partnership with Switzerland as a country partner and government of Uttar Pradesh as state partner. The discussion included Swiss Vocational Education Training System (VET) which is recognized for its quality & contribution to make Switzerland one of the most competitive economies in the world. The major discussions of this summit were:
i. The talent demand & supply conundrum
ii. Skilling lessons from Switzerland
iii. India’s strategic viability for global players
iv. Indian front-runners in a globally skilled talent pool.
v. Potential of U.P. as a talent hub.
vi. Importance of apprenticeship
On 09th and 10th November, 2018 YPL had its Audit Committee, Strategic Committee, IT Committee and Board Meetings in Hotel Ranjees, Lucknow.
On 09th November, 2018 :Audit Committee meeting was chaired by Committee Chairman Mr. G.N. Gupta together with the discussion on Internal Audit Report of Quarter 2 of the financial year 2018-19 approved by the Audit Committee. A new Committee, Information Technology (IT) Committee meeting was also held on 09th November, 2018 being Chaired by Ms. Sonali Tipre. Being the first meeting, objectives of the committee along with the present state of IT and related issues were discussed in the meeting. Followed by Strategic Committee Meeting where strategic plans and innovation was the topic of discussion. The meeting was chaired by Mr. Basant Kumar Khaitan.
On 10th November, 2018: the Chairman of the Board of Directors Mr. K.D. Pudumjee, chaired the YPL Board meeting. Financials for the 2nd quarter ended 30th September, 2018 were approved by the Board.
Other Major discussions were insights from Strategic & Audit Committee presentations on the business performance & expansion plan of PM3 was presented in front of the Board. Discussion over the progress related to the ‘tableware’ and also production, challenges, sales and profitability of both the Paper business as well as the tableware business were main considerations.
Mr. Shankarshan Shukla, participated in a seminar on “Relevance of Chemical Engineering in Academia & Industry”organized by Deptt.Of Chemical Engineering, Madan Mohan Malviya- University Of Technology ,Gorakhpur on 15th Oct.-2018.
He delivered an expert talk on “Relevance and Application of Chemical Engineering In Pulp & Paper Industry”which was well taken by audience comprising of students,faculty and other experts present.
Professors from IIT-BHU, IIT-Roorkee , Research Scientist(CSIR)- IIP,Dehradoon and GM - Indian Glycol Limited,Gorakhpur were the other expert speakers.
He was also facilitated by a momento by MMM, University of Technology,Gorakhpur
Mr Ved Krishna from Team Yash participated in the National Conference on current issues of environmental health, climate change and its management & 38th Annual Session of the Academy of Environmental Biology hosted at his hometown in Faizabad. Professors & Experts from different part of the country participated in the same. He spoke about his concern & solutions provided by his company for the environment. He was felicitated with a tulsi saplings & a momento by Avadh University Faizabad