The world's largest Paint Association, Indian Small Scale Paint Association's Uttar Pradesh Region (12th Region) held its Annual Regional Meeting cum Seminar with the theme “Together We Rise” on 27th April 2019 at The Piccadily, Lucknow. Mr. Bhuvnesh Kumar, Secretary, Dept of MSME & Export Promotion,U,P. presided as the chief guest of the function.
The meeting started with the traditional lighting of the lamp ceermony by the dignitories on the dais.
Welcoming the guests Mr Mrigank Mishra, chairman, UP Region chairman, said that it was a great day for the paint industries in Uttar Pradesh, who could now take advantage and help, in upgrading their technical knowledge and also solve their problems faced by them. He gave the genesis of the formation of this region and how the seniors in ISSPA helped him in fructifying his and the UP paint industry's dreams in the formation of a strong sanghatan and joining the World's largest paint association.
Mr Bhuvnesh Kumar the Chief guest, congratulated the ISSPA UP team on this historic occasion and promised all help to the members of ISSPA for the development of paint and coating industry in Uttar Pradesh. He called for a change in mindset to achieve greater heights.
Mr Milan Parekh, president ISSPA giving his inaugural address spoke about the advantages that such a National association can bring to the table. He also gave details about the activities of ISSPA and particularly highlighted the activities of Paint Coating Skill Council of which ISSPA is a founder member. This council imparts training skills which in turn will help bring in more trained persons in this industry.
Mr Madhukar Shah, past president, ISSPA speaking on the occasion welcomed the newly joined members to the ISSPA Parivar and promised them a great future in terms of knowledge upgradation and technical inputs for the manufacturers of paint.
Mr. S.K Vatsji , Vice President ISSPA delivered a very motivating and informative speech in which he explained why there is always a scope of change in each and every field from time to time as the one who does not gets updated with time gets neglected or obsolete. In the end he briefed audience about benefits of joining ISSPA Parivar and the areas where ISSPA is representing its members for their wellbeing and upliftment.
This was followed by 2 informative lecture. The first speaker Mr Gururaj Moharir from Raj Speciality Additives Pvt. Ltd. who gave a technical lecture on increasing the value of Paint and Coatings by the use of additives . The Second speaker Mr Kalyan Ravva from Eagle Coats Pvt. Ltd. gave an overview of Water Borne Coatings in his presentation. Both the lectures were well appreciated.
Mr Pankaj Katiyar Secretary,ISSPA U.P Region gave the vote of thanks, which was followed by bonding over cocktails and dinner with the accompaniment of light music program.