Dr Gubbi Subba Rao, who handled the subject relating to the notification of the government of Karnataka on minimum wages, dwelt on various methods by which organizations could deal with the impact of the proposed hikes including legal recourses that are available.
This program jointly organized with Rotary Bangalore Whitefield Central drew over 40 participants and was an unqualified success. The panelists and the moderator did an excellent job to ensure that the discussions were analytical, incisive, informative and engaging.
A badminton tournament, a first time event at WACIA, was arranged for employees of member industries. Participants took part enthusiastically and were appreciative of the arrangements. The winners are: Women Singles Ms. Lavanya ( Mcnally Sayaji) 1st place. Ms. Ashwini (Mcnally Sayaji) 2nd place.
Mr. Shantha Mallappa, Executive Engineer of BESCOM along with his colleagues Mr. Lokesh - AEE, Mr. M M Sali -AEE and Mr. Naveen Kumar - AE held a grievance redressal meet at WACIA on Friday, 29th December 2017.
A Grievance Redresal Camp was held by EPFO as part of their vigilance week on 03/11/2017. Mr. Raman Danasekar, Regional Provident Fund Commissioner along with Enforcement Officers Mrs. Asha Krishna and Mr. Sampath Kumar covered all the aspects of EPF including new schemes. 38 Participants from 22 member Industries 16 participants from Non Member Industries.
The program at our WACIA office in association with Rotary Bangalore Whitefield Central and TTK Blood Bank. We have been able to collect a total of 67 unit of Blood with the support of all our fellow members organizations and their contacts.
The program on Basics of Excel attended by 20 participants from eight companies received enthusiastic and positive feedback from all the participants. Special mention was also made of the way in which the program was conducted by the trainer Ms. V. Padmini.
WACIA conducted a program on 5S & Kaizen for the benefit of its members on 15th Sep 2017 at the WACIA conference Hall. This program was attended by 35 participants from 15 industries and educational institutions.
A workshop on Industrial health and safety was conducted on 14th September 2017 by Mr. K. Srinivas, Deputy director, Dept. of Factories and Boilers. This program emphasized the need for good, healthy & safe habits and practices on the factory shop floor. Quality
Sri. Pradeep Singh Kharola, IAS, Managing Director of BMRCL was scheduled to address the concerns of members during the construction of Phase 2 from Baiyappanahalli to Kadugodi, which unfortunately he could not attend due to pressing matters elsewhere.
An interactive Q&A session on GST was held on 17th July 2017 with Mr. Prahlad Kulkarni (ACCT) and Mr. B. C. Fernandez (ACCT) at WACIA conference Hall. 44 participants from 24 member industries got their doubts cleared and all clarifications sought were satisfactorily answered. Participant fees: Free
44th AGM of WACIA was held on 28th June 2017 at the conference hall of the association. In a glittering ceremony Dr. C. Purnachandra Rao was elected as the new President along with a new team of office bearers.
The winners and runner up of the Annual Cricket Tournament were felicitated at well coordinated event by the Sports Panel Chairman Dr. Purnachandra Rao, the runners up of the Cricket Tournament M/s. SAN Engineering & Locomotive, winners of the Cricket Tournament M/s. VST Tractors Tillers Ltd.
Shri BT Manohar, Chairman, State Taxes Committee & Team GST, FKCCI & Shri. D.P Prakash Deputy Commissioner of Commercial Taxes (Aduit)Gok. 101 participants from 53 Member Industries attended the Programme
Shri BT Manohar, Chairman, State Taxes Committee FKCCI Smt. K Saraswathamma, JCCT (Admin), Shri Mr. K.S. Basavaraju, JCCT (e-Audit), G.o.K conducted the workshop at WACIA on 18 April 17.
Full Day Training on FIRST AID (11 April 2017) Download brochure Facilitator: Mr. Sannamariappa, ST.John Ambulance The participants should bring their two stamp size photos with name mentioned on the rear side. The photos of all participants from a particular company can be put in a single envelope duly mentioned the name of the company and hand it over at the registration counter.
Free Health Check up camp (04 April 2017)
A free health Check Camp jointly organised by WACIA and Lions International Bangalore East in association with MVJ Hospitals at WACIA on 04.04.2017. 256 employees belonging to various member industries of WACIA availed this opportunity. Few were detected diabetes and provided medicine as a temporary relief and advised for constant monitoring of blood sugar.