Zee Madhya Pradesh Chhattisgarh, one of the largest news networks conducted a colloquium to reaffirm the importance of different growth stories, challenges, economic and societal scenarios.
The regional series of the event UDAAN – Dare to Dream was conducted in Indore to shine light on emerging businesses that are achieving excellence through innovation in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh.
The event celebrated and acknowledged the inspiring stories of achievers, champions, and entrepreneurs who have exemplified leadership, innovation, and perseverance by disruption. All the speakers delved deep sharing their life experiences and growth story of the state, and how the economy has rapidly opened and paved the way for new growth opportunities for the years to come.
The event shed light on the achiever’s excellence through their hardships and inspiring stories. By being a part of the extraordinary panel actor and performer, Annu Kapoor mentioned, “I am proud being a Bhopalite and these inspiring stories are testimony to the kind of culture we harbour. With support of the government in creating a conducive environment, lots of cities can become business hubs and revenue centers,”
The event brought together people from different walks of their life such as entrepreneurs, thought-leaders, policymakers, and achievers under this platform. The event was graced by the honorable Minister of Agriculture & Farmers' Welfare, Government of India, Shri Narendra Singh Tomar; Bollywood Actor, Annu Kapoor; Prahlad Singh Patel, Minister of State for Food Processing Industries of India; Shri Faggan Singh Kulaste, Union MoS in the Ministry of Steel and Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India; Shri Om Prakash Sakhlecha, Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises, Science And Technology Minister, Madhya Pradesh; Shri Rajvardhan Singh Dattigaon, Cabinet Minister - Industry Policy and Investment Promotion, Madhya Pradesh; Shri Bhupendra Singh, Minister of Urban Development and Housing, Madhya Pradesh; Shri Kamal Patel, Agriculture Minister, Madhya Pradesh; Shri Akash Vijayvargiya, MLA, Indore; Anshul Agarwal - Partner, Maysore Deep Perfumery House and Pankaj Gupta, AVP – Marketing, JK Cement.
The first chapter of the series commenced in Delhi where Zee Hindustan held Udaan on 18th September 2021, followed by Mumbai where Zee 24 Taas held the event on 26th November, 2021. Zee Rajasthan helmed the event on 28th November in Udaipur and Zee 24 Kalak in Ahmedabad on 30th November. The event has been scheduled for 13th January 2022 in Bhubaneswar by Zee Oriya, followed by Zee 24 Ghanta conducting the event on 31st January 2022, in Kolkatta.
Zee Media is also looking to promote this franchise across various states. On the closure of the event Manoj Jagyasi, CRO (Chief Revenue Officer), Zee Media said, “I appreciate all the people present today and thank them for the wonderful contribution and keeping the spirits of our country high. It is indeed an honour to hear these inspiring stories of success, and Zee media is proud to recognise these entrepreneurs for their efforts. The journey of Udaan has been very interesting considering we are able to reach entrepreneurs who often go unnoticed in the humdrum of conglomerates.”
Udaan was lauded by many and was sponsored by Sri Aurobindo University and JK Super Cement.