According to the available information, Manthan 2018 is to be held during April 5 & 6, 2018 in Mumbai, organised by All India Gems & Jewellery Trade Federation (GJF). Manthan is an endeavour to build a sustainable platform for the gem-n-jewellery trade in India. Equally the conclave is focusing to cope up with challenges of the changing mind-set of consumers.

De facto, the Manthan Conclave is to provide a sustainable platform to promote sector’s understanding to build a more compliant organized sector. In the backdrop, one can read the Budget 2018-19 & it is focusing on Hallmarking, Assaying & serious attempts on consumer protection!

In the row, Manthan 2018- the flagship event of GJF is all about promoting a common platform to share expertise & knowledge from leading and notable luminaries and they would share their views on varied topics related to the industry & trade.

According to the stuff provided by the GJF, Manthan Gems & Jewellery Conclave-2018 is most likely to open up various topics, 1: Design – An art of inspiration, 2: Innovation and Efficiency in Gems and Jewellery, 3: Creating a profitable Brand, 4: Women - better suited for entrepreneurship, 5: The importance of Dreaming Big

6: Next Generation in jewellery & 7: Efficient Funding of your business.

Notable likely speakers are Anand Mahindra, Chairman of Mahindra Group, Kishore Biyani, Founder & CEO- Future Group, Uday Kotak MD- Kotak Mahindra, Adi Godrej, Chairman-Godrej Group, G. R. Radhakrishnan, Co-Managing Director - GRT Jewellers, Baba Ramdev, Founder-Patanjali Ayurved, Prasoon Joshi, CEO-McCann World Group India, Aditya Ghosh, President-Indigo, Sourav Ganguly,Former Indian Cricket Team Captain & MP, Ahamed, Founder of Malabar Gold and Diamonds, Aditya Puri, MD-HDFC Bank, Ramdev Agarwal of Motilal Oswal,  Harish Bhat, Head of Marketing & Customer Centricity at Tata Sons Limited, Khushnooma Kapadia, Area Director of Marketing-Mariott International, Rajesh Khosla, MD-MMTC, Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, MD-Biocon, Vandana Luthra, Founder-VLCC & Suvankar Sen, ED-Senco Gold. (Exclusively ink & edited by Nayan Jani, Veteran gem-n-jewellery media player).