Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation (KSIDC)  Chairman Christy Fernandez IAS will inaugurate the two-day National Conference on rubber products manufacturing at Rubber Research Institute of India (RRII), Kottayam, India at 11 am on July 28, 2017. The inaugural meeting will be presided over by  Rubber Board Executive Director A Ajith Kumar IAS.

RRII Director Dr James Jacob,  Joint Director  Dr Siby Varghese will speak at the inaugural function.
The theme of the tow-day conference is Rubber Products Manufacturing: Synergising Competencies. The conference is aimed at offering updates on new developments in processing, product innovations, chemicals etc. Opportunities and issues of new entrepreneurs in rubber industry will be debated in the panel discussions. The experiences of rubber products manufacturers will be shared at the conference which will also discuss the impact of GST and ASEAN Agreement on rubber industry, said Rubber Board, India in a statement.