ICC Green Biz Quiz 2016 | Knowledge Partner: Consultivo

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The quiz was designed to energise corporate members with exciting ideas to spread awareness for the environment. This quiz is also a pro-bono initiative of Consultivo as a part of their commitment to society and environment.

Keynote address by Saikat Basu, Chief Mentor, Consultivo at the concluding session of Green Biz Quiz 2016

Go Wild For Life is the slogan for this year’s World Environment Day (WED). WED has been celebrated among the corporates through eastern India’s only corporate environmental quiz. Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) organised it’s 12th consecutive Green Biz Quiz, in association with Consultivo as its knowledge partner.

This quiz is also a pro-bono initiative of Consultivo as a part of their commitment to society and the environment.

Like every year, it welcomed different enthusiastic participants from eminent corporate houses like Berger Paints, Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd, SAIL, TCS, ITC Ltd.


Here’s the list of the winning teams!

Winner: Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd

1st Runner-up: Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd

2nd Runner-up: SAIL- Durgapur Steel Plant

The event was graced by Mr Jonathan Ward, Principal Commercial Officer, U.S. Consulate General, Kolkata as the chief guest and Mr Andrew Ryan, General Services Officer. Mr Ward highlighted the Indo-US initiatives to combat illegal wildlife trade and appreciated the programme. Mr Souvik Banerjee, Adl. Director and Head, Economic Affairs and Policy, ICC expressed his deep gratitude to the participating industries and reiterated ICC’s commitment towards environment and society.

The quiz was designed to energise corporate members with exciting ideas to spread awareness for the environment. Consultivo team feels, 


“While designing the quiz, our main objective was to align industry and environment to generate more interest among the corporate professionals.”


The main objective of the quiz is to spread awareness on corporate sustainability & environment protection. Eight teams qualified in the preliminaries and gave an encouraging competition in finals of 4 rounds.

In the concluding session, Saikat Basu, Chief Mentor, Consultivo congratulated all the participants for their brilliant performance and enthusiasm to support this noble initiative to spread environmental awareness&  responsibility in the society. While citing different examples of global environmental initiatives & positive impacts, he urged to look beyond the industry boundaries and take further initiatives to save our one common home – mother earth.

About Consultivo:

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As an independent Environmental Consulting firm, we offer risk assessment


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Our environmental consultancy team has rich experience in environmental protection and sustainable development, especially IFC & World Bank EHS Guidelines, GRI Standards and ISO 14001.

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About ICC

The Indian Chamber of Commerce, or ICC as it is popularly known, is the premier body of business and industry in Eastern and North-Eastern India. The membership of the Chamber comprises several of the largest corporate groups in the country, with business operations all over the country and abroad. Set up by a group of pioneering industrialists led by Mr G D Birla, the Indian Chamber was closely associated with the Indian Freedom Movement, as the first organised voice of indigenous Indian Industry. Several of the distinguished industry leaders in India, such as Mr B M Birla, Sir Ardeshir Dalal, Sir Badridas Goenka, Mr S P Jain, Lala Karamchand Thapar, Mr Russi Mody, Mr Ashok Jain, have led the ICC as its President.

One of the most pro-active Chambers in India, the ICC has been privileged to interact and host several of the esteemed Indian Presidents and Prime Ministers in the past. With over eighty years of service to the nation, the ICC retains the character of being the premier Chamber with senior Indian industry leaders forming the core of its Executive Committee or the Governing Board of the Chamber. Its enlightened leadership and membership has enabled the ICC to move ahead and respond pro-actively to the dynamic changes that have taken place in the world order and with a vision for the future.

The ICC constituents are mainly large manufacturing units with operations all over the country and abroad.

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