India CSR Summit and ESG Forum 2023

9th CSR Impact Awards

The CSR Impact Awards – a CSRBOX initiative, supported by Dalmia Bharat Foundation encourages companies, CSR Foundations and CSR implementing agencies to deliver high impact through CSR projects, and adopt a multi-stakeholder approach, leading to excellence in project outcomes. The Awards provide an opportunity to appreciate project-specific impact made by the organizations in particular thematic areas to set the benchmark in project planning to project implementation.

The 9th CSR Impact Awards received an overwhelming response, with over 280+ nominations received across 14 categories. The awards ceremony was graced by: Dr. Sanjeev Balyan Ji, Hon. Union Minister of State, Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Government of India. His participation further elevated the prestige of the event.


Sneak Peek into the Award ceremony

Panel Discussions

The India CSR Summit is a dynamic platform that brings together leaders from various sectors to explore and discuss the latest trends, best practices, and challenges related to corporate social responsibility (CSR). This two-day event is packed with insightful panel discussions, informative keynote speeches, interactive workshops, and engaging networking opportunities, making it a must-attend event for anyone interested in CSR and sustainability.

With its diverse range of speakers, participants, and topics, the India CSR Summit provides a unique opportunity to gain new insights, share experiences, and collaborate with like-minded individuals and organizations.


Delve into the key sessions from ICS 2023


Masterclasses at the 10th India CSR Summit and ESG Forum, provided important insights into the social sector. From excerpts into fundraising for social impact, to leveraging AI for education, these masterclasses covered diverse topics where instructors provided hands-on training and a platform for delegates to learn from each other.

Participants acquired hands-on skills and knowledge, covering areas such as ESG, social entrepreneurship, data-driven decision-making, and beyond. The interactive and engaging sessions received high praise and offered valuable networking opportunities.



The ICS organized a memorable exhibition event the previous year, bringing together more than 150 non-profits, social enterprises, and CSR Foundations nationwide. Emphasizing the display of their products, services, and ideas, delegates had the chance to gain insights into the impactful initiatives undertaken by these organizations.

The stalls were thoughtfully designed to foster a friendly atmosphere, facilitating easy engagement and interaction between delegates and exhibitors.This event served as a central hub for promoting social responsibility and community building, fostering networking and collaborations with the potential to create a meaningful impact.



The India CSR Summit is more than just a forum for discussing critical social and environmental issues—it's a unique opportunity for networking with like-minded individuals and organizations. Networking sessions at the summit were aimed at creating an ideal environment for building relationships, sharing ideas, and finding potential collaborators across diverse sectors. Participants, including those from NGOs, corporations, government bodies, and social enterprises, all share the common goal of making a positive impact on society.

The power of networking at the India CSR Summit extends beyond connections—it holds the potential to forge collaborative partnerships that drive real change. Whether you're a seasoned CSR practitioner or new to the field, the networking opportunities at the India CSR Summit are unmissable.


India CSR Outlook Report

The release of the India CSR Outlook Report (ICOR) 2023 was a momentous milestone for the 10th India CSR Summit and ESG Forum 2023 hosted by CSRBOX.

A joint effort of CSRBOX and NGOBOX, the report presents key insights into the CSR spent by large companies in India. This report sheds light on some critical insights in the 10th year of compliance with the Companies Act. With the legacy of being one of the first comprehensive resources for the industry, the 2023 ICOR has a revised approach, now including both primary and secondary data insights. On the occasion of the 10th India CSR Summit and ESG Forum 2023, Mr. Bhomik Shah (Founder and CEO, CSRBOX) officially released the report and revealed some of the distinct findings from the study.

The launch event was graced by several dignitaries, including Dr. Sanjeev Balyan Ji, Hon. Union Minister of State, Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Government of India, Prof. Ajay Kumar Sood, Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India, Ms. Isabelle Tschan, Deputy Resident Representative, UNDP India, Shri Atul Kumar Tiwari Ji (IAS), Secretary, Ministry of Education, Skills Development and Entrepreneurship, Government of India, and Ms. Swati Munjal, President, BML Munjal University.