Students from Apeejay Stya University showcases their designs in the fashion at the third USA-India Business summit

 In an exemplary achievement, two students, namely Sakshi Narang and Sapna Chaudhary from Apeejay Stya University, Gurgaon represented India and showcased their creative design collections at a fashion show titled “Indian Fashion through the Ages”. The fashion show was held at Atlanta, USA and was a part of Third USA- India Business Summit (UIBS). UIBS organized the fashion show in partnership with Apeejay Stya University and Georgia College and State University, USA.

These two students showcased the three eras’ of fashion trends in India, ancient, medieval and contemporary’ with a wide range of 54 garments astonishing Americans with their talent and startle the crowd with the Indian supremacy in fashion and style. The fashion show provided a platform to showcase various fashion genres of India where garments were designed by these students of Apeejay Stya University (ASU). ASU entered into a Bilateral Academic Exchange Programme with the Georgia College and State University, in Milledgeville, USA to undertake the collaborative effort.

“It is a matter of great pride and honor for not only Apeejay Stya University but the educationists all over the world to represent Indian Culture and style at the largest business conference in South-East USA”, said Mrs. Sushma Beria, Co-founder and Chancellor, Apeejay Stya University.

“To match the standards of global market and establishment it is important to liaison the gap among the global counterparts which is important for any market and so is for education. Apeejay understands the role of global participation and encourages its students to upgrade themselves as per the international norms while providing them platforms and motivation to stand ahead in the competitive world.” She further added.

Third USA- India Business Summit (UIBS), the largest conference in the South-East USA that promotes business relations between USA and India took place at June 21, 2012 at Atlanta, USA in the gracious presence of Governor of the State of Georgia, Honorable Nathan Deal and Her Excellency Ms. Nirupama Rao, Ambassador of India to the United States, Honorable Ajit Kumar, Consul General of India, Atlanta, Ms. Alice Albright, EVP and COO at Export-Import Bank of the United States, Arthur Stern, India Desk Officer, International Trade Administration, US Department of Commerce were among the many dignitaries who attended UIBS 2012.

UIBS has distinguished history of being largest conference in the South-East USA that promotes business relations between USA and India. The goal of UIBS is to bring investment, partnerships and businesses between the United States and India on a common platform and accelerate growth in key areas business.

About 1000 Company CEO’s and hundreds of companies participated in UIBS with the aim to promote business and investment between USA and India in key areas of technology, energy, healthcare, infrastructure, real estate and investment etc. The special emphasis was laid to connect small to medium size enterprises and entrepreneurs from USA and India.