First ‘ICAI CPE Global Connect — Leader Speak’ webcast organised

Thursday, May 31, 2018

ICAI’s Continuous Professional Education (CPE) Committee has initiated a Global Connect - Leader Speak’ webcast programmes. Through these web casts, leaders across the globe will talk on subjects of varied interest and connect with the ICAI fraternity. In this context, the first ‘ICAI CPE Global Connect - Leader Speak’ webcast was hosted by (ICAI) Doha Chapter

Doha Bank Group CEO Dr R Seetharaman, who is also a member of the ICAI, spoke on the topic “Emerging India from an NRI perspective”, During his talk he put forth several factors that make India a “must-go destination” for everyone. He also shared that Qatar and India have good potential for collaboration on clean energy mix in order to promote sustainable growth. At the end of his talk, Seetharaman answered questions from viewers across the globe.

The inaugural webcast was addressed by ICAI President CA. Naveen ND Gupta, where he emphasised how ICAI is trying to promote various initiatives to leverage digital technology.

Further, the Chairperson, CPE Committee, CA. K Sripriya highlighted how the committee is taking up innovative approaches to promote CPE initiatives and recognised the value and potential of this channel to expand the reach of such programmes. Past President CA. Devaraja Reddy and CA. Rupalakshmi Setty, chairperson, ICAI Doha Chapter were also present during the webcast.