Seminar: Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code – Challenges, Learnings and Future Outlook

Seminar: Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code – Challenges, Learnings and Future Outlook


“Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code – Challenges,
Learnings and Future Outlook”

on 2nd March, 2019



* Program is subject to change without Notice at the discretion of the organizers

9.30 AM – 10.15 AM

Registration & Tea Coffee

10.15 AM – 11.15 AM
  • Opening Remarks by CS Manoj Sonawala, Principal Consultant, Manoyog GRC Advisors Pvt. Ltd.
  • Welcome Address by Mr. Raj Nair, President, IMC Chamber of Commerce & Industry
  • Theme Address by Mr. Ashish Kumar Chauhan, MD & CEO, BSE Ltd.
  • Special address by CS Ranjeet Pandey, President, The ICSI
  • Keynote Address by Mr. G. N. Bajpai, Ex-Chairman SEBI & LIC
  • Guest of Honour Address by Dr. Mukulita Vijayawargiya, Whole Time Member, IBBI
  • Chief Guest Address by Hon’ble Member Mr. Ravikumar Duraisamy, NCLT, Mumbai Bench.
  • Vote of Thanks by CS Ashish Karodia, Chairman, WIRC of ICSI
11.15 AM – 11.45 AM

Interactive session with Hon’ble Member Mr. Ravikumar Duraisamy and Dr. Mukulita Vijayawargiya
Practical Difficulties to Insolvency Professional
Reasons of Rejection / Delay in taking up Matters on Board
Expectations of Judiciaries from IPs/ RPs/ Advocates while filing applications

11.45 AM – 12.45 PM

IBBI interface with Banks
Better Lending Standards and allocation of Capital
Adjudicating Mechanism & Challenges
ARCs, Insolvency Professionals, Lenders – perspective

Moderator: Mr. Sunil Mehta, Chairman, PNB
Panel Speakers:
Mr. M. Narendra, Former CMD, IOB
Mr. Vinayak Bahuguna, CEO & MD, ARCIL
CA Vikrant Jain, Director, Pranjal International Resolutions Pvt. Ltd.

12.45 PM – 1.45 PM Lunch
1.45 PM – 2.45 PM Acquisition under IBC process: pros and cons Regulatory considerations for acquisition under IBC – A Road Map
Timelines and distribution of assets
Categorization of creditors and ability to initiate insolvency proceedings
Incentives for Creditors and Debtors under IBC
Position of Bondholders and Debenture Holders
Moderator: Mr. Sunil Pant, CEO, IIIP-ICAI
Mr. Nehal Vora, Chief Regulatory Officer, BSE Ltd.
Mr. Kiran Chonkar, Partner, BDO
Mr. Siddharth Suri, Partner, KPMG
Mr. Dhananjay Kumar, Partner, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
Ms. Dipti Mehta, Founder Partner, Mehta & Mehta
2.45 PM – 3.30 PM Di-section of Landmark Judgements under IBC
Section 29A

Judicial and Regulatory Interpretation under the IBC
Emerging Jurisprudence under IBC
Moderator: Mr. Pradeep Ramnath, Ex-CMD, Corporation Bank
Mr. Krishan Singhania, Managing Partner, Singhania & Company
Mr. Devang Sampat, Insolvency Professional
Mr. Mahesh R Sureka, Resolution Professional
3.30 PM – 4.00 PM Networking & Tea
4.00 PM – 4.45 PM IBC – Tax issues and acquisition structures
The Taxman as an operational creditor
Tax issues and concessions
Acquisition structures in a resolution plan
Moderator: Mr. Ketan Dalal, Managing Partner, Katalyst Advisors LLP
Mr. Dinesh Kanabar, CEO, Dhruva Advisors LLP
Mr. Milind Kothari, Partner, BDO, India
Mr. Amrish Shah, Partner, Deloitte Haskins & Sells LLP
4.45 PM – 5.45 PM Factors Driving Cross Border Investments and Economic Impact through IBC, Roadmap to align it with the Global Best Practices
Moderator: Mr. Anand Desai, Managing Partner, DSK Legal
Panel Speakers:
Mr. Sanjay Asher, Sr. Partner, Crawford Bayley
Mr. Dhanraj Bhagat, Partner, Grant Thornton
Mr. Bhavesh Parekh, Founder & MD, Whitewater Corporate Advisory
Ms. Dipali Talwar, Group General Counsel, Tata Steel Ltd.
Mr. Nilang Desai, Partner, AZB Partners
5.45 PM – 6.00 PM Valedictory Session – Vote of Thanks by Ms. Dhriti Sonawala, Consultant, Manoyog GRC Advisors Pvt. Ltd.