Last Year's ICS

8th CSR Impact Awards

The CSR Impact Awards, a collaboration between CSRBOX and Dalmia Bharat Foundation, aims to promote corporate social responsibility and encourage companies, CSR foundations, and implementing agencies to deliver high-impact CSR projects using a multi-stakeholder approach. By recognizing exceptional organizations, the awards aim to promote excellence in project outcomes and acknowledge those who have made a significant impact on society.

The response to the 8th CSR Impact Awards was overwhelming, with 220 nominations received across 16 categories. After careful consideration, the recipients of 31 awards were announced, celebrating their remarkable contributions to society. The awards ceremony was graced by Dr. Bhagwat Karad Ji, Honourable State Minister of Finance, Government of India, who added to the prestige of the event.


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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


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ICS 2022- Panel discussion on ‘Focusing on STEM to Transform Classrooms to Learning Rooms’

Panel discussion on 'Prioritizing Nutrition Interventions through CSR: catalyzing Better Impact'

Panel Discussion on 'Reimagining Healthcare Delivery in India: The Rise of Drones'

Panel discussion on ‘Enabling Local Livelihoods: Leveraging SHGs and FPOs to empower communities’

ICS Panel Discussion: New age Non profit model session

CEOs Forum: Leadership Perspective on Driving Profit with Purpose

Strengthening Public Health Delivery in Rural and Urban Areas: Experiences and Evidences

Improving Education Delivery and Outcomes in Government Schools: New Models and Approaches

Scripting India’s Rural Development Stories through ‘AtmaNirbhar Bharat’

Creating Micro-Enterprises through CSR and Philanthropy: Creating a Cult of Job-creators

How Corporate & Philanthropies can make space for opportunities for India's Youth

Working with Government through CSR: Focusing on Aspirational Districts and Beyond for Impact

Role of ‘Phygital’ in Making Youth Job Ready: Digital Skills Continuum with Physical Support System

India Skills Forum: Enabling Nation Building through Employability and Empowerment

Cluster-based Collaborative Approach in CSR: Partnerships for Impacts

NSDC Break-out Session with CXOs on Skills Development Ecosystem

Investing in Agri-Value Chains through CSR, Creating Multiplier Effect

Leveraging CSR Projects for Creating Better Roadmap for the New Education Policy and Innovations

CSR and Philanthropic Programs as Catalysts for Better Healthcare Delivery in India

Leveraging Mandatory Impact Assessment for Better Social Programs Delivery

Social Impact through Gender Lens Women at the Centre of Development Design

Sustainable innovation for Social Impact - A challenge or an opportunity?

Transforming India’s Climate Future

Newer Models of NonProfit Fundraising: Decoding Social Stock Exchange

Thematic Session on Mental Health in the Workplace: Stress on the Table (Powered by ETI Services)

Enabling Circular Economy by Better Waste Management

Nature-based Solutions for Decarbonization

The Boardroom Perspective on 'Net Zero' and Pathways to Achieve this


ICS 2022's 10 masterclasses were essential to the event, offering attendees valuable insights into the social sector. From campaigning and human-centered design to healthcare project management, the classes covered diverse topics. Instructors provided hands-on training and a platform for delegates to learn from each other.

Attendees gained practical skills and knowledge, including ESG, social entrepreneurship, data-driven decision-making, and more. The highly interactive and engaging classes were highly rated and provided networking opportunities.


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Non-Profit Masterclass: The Power of Campaigning in the Social Sector

Non-Profit Masterclass:Project Management in Healthcare

Non-Profit Masterclass: Using Human-Centered Design for Social and Behaviour Change

Masterclass: Basics of ESG

Corporate Masterclass by The Bridgespan Group on Creating Lasting Impact through CSR Programs

Non-Profit Masterclass on the Intersectionality of Arts with Social Impact

Masterclass: Decoding Social Stock Exchange

Non Profit Masterclass: Safeguarding Communities


The ICS played host to an unforgettable exhibition event last year that united over 100 non-profits, social enterprises, and CSR Foundations from all over the country. With a focus on showcasing their products, services, and ideas, delegates were given an opportunity to learn more about the important work these organizations are doing.

The stalls were designed to create a welcoming atmosphere, making it simple for delegates to engage and interact with the exhibitors.

The event was a hub for social responsibility and community building, encouraging networking and collaborations that have the potential to make a real difference



The India CSR Summit is not only a platform for discussing the most pressing social and environmental issues, but also a unique opportunity for individuals and organizations to network with like-minded individuals and entities. The networking sessions at the summit provide a conducive environment for building strong relationships, sharing ideas, and finding potential collaborators. Participants can expect to meet a diverse range of individuals from various sectors, including NGOs, corporations, government bodies, and social enterprises, all of whom share a common goal of making a positive impact on society.

The power of networking at the India CSR Summit lies not only in the connections made but also in the potential to create collaborative partnerships that can drive real change. Whether you're a seasoned CSR practitioner or new to the field, the networking opportunities at the India CSR Summit are not to be missed.


India CSR Outlook Report

Every year at ICS, CSRBOX, a leading research organization, launches its flagship publication, the 'India CSR Outlook Report.' The 2022’s report was the 8th edition of annual report series and provided valuable insights into the state of CSR in India.

The report showcases the CSR spent of 301 large companies in the fiscal year 2021-22 and features insightful visualizations that highlight crucial curves of the CSR landscape in India.

The launch event was graced by several dignitaries, including Ms. Veena Reddy from USAID India, Mr. Pankaj Rastogi from Dalmia Bharat Sugar and Industries Limited, and Ms. Debashree Mukherjee from the Department of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Ministry of Jal Shakti, Government of India, among others. The event also featured a brief overview of the report by Mr. Bhomik Shah, Founder & CEO of CSRBOX, and a special guest speech by Dr. Bhagwat Karad Ji, Honourable State Minister of Finance, Government of India.