The Institute of Company Secretaries of India is organising its 42nd National Convention of Company Secretaries on the theme “CS - CHANGE. CHALLENGE. OPPORTUNITY” on August 21-23, 2014 at Science City, Kolkata The theme of the Convention would be deliberated under the following sub-themes in six technical sessions:
· BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT & REGULATORY CHANGES (Macro level Changes at Global Level; Political and Economic Changes)
· MARKET CHALLENGES (Technological Developments and Service Deliverables)
· GOVERNANCE CHALLENGES (Growth of Business Structures and Emerging Regulatory prescriptions)
· CORPORATE LAWS (Companies Act, 2013)
· ECONOMIC LAWS (FEMA, Competition Laws, Securities Laws)
· SOCIETY AND ECONOMY
The Convention will start with the Opening Plenary at 11:30 am on August 21, 2014 and conclude by valedictory session followed by lunch on August 23, 2014. We wish to inform you that the Institute has developed a dedicated web-page to disseminate the information of the Convention at www.icsi.edu/42nc.aspx.
DELEGATE REGISTRATION PROCEDURE:
Delegate Registration only through Online System: Delegates are requested to register for the National Convention through Online Mode only. Please note that payments are not accepted through demand draft, cheque, cash, electronic transfer, etc. The entire fee is payable in advance and is not refundable once the nomination is accepted. For registration, please follow the link available at [www.icsi.edu/42nc.aspx].
Type of Delegate
Early Birds (Payments Received upto 10.08.2014) Inclusive of Service Tax
Others (Payment Received after 10.08.2014) Inclusive of Service Tax
Members of ICSI/ICAI/ICAI-CMA
Company Secretaries in Practice
Senior Members (60 years & above)
Spouse/ Accompanying Guest / Children
Members attending the convention on all three days shall be eligible for grant of TEN Programme Credit Hours.
Students attending the Convention on all three days shall be eligible for grant of TWENTY FIVE (25) Hours of PDP.
AMS of EIRC of ICSI – 2014 :
EIRC of ICSI in its meeting held on 18th July, 2014 has decided that the members who registered under the AMS Scheme of EIRC of ICSI for the year 2014 would be entitled to Rs.2,000/- less than the actual delegate fee. Only one person will be entitled to such benefit against one AMS Membership Scheme. Interested AMS Members may avail of this opportunity.
The Institute has negotiated with various hotels in the vicinity of the venue of the Convention for accommodation of delegates. A list of such hotels is given below and also available on the Convention web-page along with their tariff and other details for convenience of the delegates. The hotel accommodation is subject to availability of rooms in a particular hotel. Interested delegates who desire hotel accommodation may directly book the accommodation at a hotel of their preference. The hotel rates are applicable for 20th to 24th August, 2014.
Name & Address of the Hotel
ITC Sonar Bangla
45/1A, JBS Haldane Ave, Gobra, Kolkata – 700 046
Ph : +91-33-2345 4545; Email: email@example.com;
Website : http://www.itchotels.in/hotels/itcsonar.aspx
36F, Topsia Road, Kolkata – 700 039
Ph : +91-33-6544 9111; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com; Website : http://www.landmarkhotel.in/
B-47, Metropolitan Co-operative Housing Society, Sector- B,
Tangra, Kolkata – 700 105
Ph : +91-9883545134; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org;
Website : http://www.metropolisinn.net
ARTICLES FOR SOUVENIR:
It is proposed to bring out a Souvenir containing theme articles and other relevant information. Members who wish to contribute papers for publication in the souvenir or for circulation at the Convention are requested to send the same preferably through email [email@example.com] in MS-word format with the caption ‘Paper for National Convention’ with a copy to [firstname.lastname@example.org] on or before July 31, 2014. The paper should not normally exceed 15 typed pages. The Articles Screening Committee will consider the articles so received and the decision of the Institute based on the recommendations of the Screening Committee will be final in all respects.Members whose papers/articles are published in the Souvenir of the Convention would be awarded Four Programme Credit Hours and would also receive an honorarium of Rs. 2,500/-.
On behalf of ICSI-EIRC, we request you to kindly make it convenient to attend the Convention in large numbers to make it a grand success.
N O T I C E
NOTICE is hereby given that the 34th Annual General Meeting of the Members of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India, Eastern India Regional Council (ICSI-EIRC), will be held on Thursday, the 31st July, 2014 at 5.00 PM at ICSI-EIRC House, 3A, Ahiripukur 1st Lane, Kolkata 700 019 to transact the following business:
1. To consider and adopt, with or without modification, the Report of the Eastern India Regional Council of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India for the year ended 31st March, 2014 and the Income & Expenditure Account for the year ended 31st March, 2014 and the Balance Sheet as on that date together with the Auditor’s Report.
2. To appoint Auditor and to fix his remuneration for the financial year 2014 - 2015.
3. To transact such other business as may be brought before the meeting with the permission of the Chairman.
For & on behalf of the Eastern India Regional Council
of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India
CS Mukesh Chaturvedi
Secretary & Treasurer, EIRC of ICSI
Dated: 16th July, 2014
ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP SCHEME (AMS)OF ICSI-EIRC FOR THE YEAR 2014 (From 1st February, 2014 to 31st January, 2015)
Annual Membership Scheme (AMS) for 2014 is effective from 1st February, 2014 to 31st January, 2015. Within 4 months from 1st February, 2014 to 31st May, 2014, substantial amount of programmes on current topics has already been organised by ICSI-EIRC and that many members / students are not in a position either to enrol in the AMS Scheme or to attend the programme(s) already held due to any reason. Considering the above, ICSI-EIRC is pleased to offer the pro-rata rates of AMS fee for the remaining period of the Scheme from 1st June, 2014 to 31st January, 2015. The rates of AMS fee for the remaining period of the Scheme from 1st June, 2014 to 31st January, 2015 are as follows:
(inclusive of Service Tax @ 12.36%)
► Rs.10,000/- each for Corporate Members
► Rs. 7,000/- each for Practising Member/Self-employed Professionals / Individuals
► Rs. 6,000/- each for Students of ICSI
PCH for Members
PDP for students
► 1 PCH for Study Circle Meeting
► 2 PCH for Half-Day Workshop
► 4 PCH for Full-Day Seminar/Conference
► 4 PDP for Half-Day Workshop
► 8 PDP for Full-Day Seminar / Conference
Mode of Payment
Payment may be made in cash or by cheque/ DD drawn in favour of “The Institute of Company Secretaries of India – EIRC”
Various programmes on the several topics are on the pipeline and are being organised from time to time for the benefits of members / professionals / students of ICSI.
Members / Professionals / Students may fill up the attached registration form and submit the same along with the requisite fee to EIRO of ICSI, 3A, Ahiripukur 1st Lane, Kolkata 700 019.
Corporates are kindly requested to provide patronage by opting for multiple registrations under the AMS.
For further details, please write to Shri Tamal Kar, Section Officer, EIRO of ICSI at: email@example.com