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The Southern India Mills’ Association

Committed to Foster the Growth of the Textile Industry




The CEO conference provides necessary recipe/prescription for the captains of the industry to mitigate the challenges, grab the opportunities, update their knowledge in textile business and successfully manage their business. The Association conducts this conference titled “SIMA TEXPIN”, SIMA textile pinnacle or textile summit coinciding its annual general meeting every year normally during the month of September.

Details of previous conferences organized by SIMA

Title of the Conference Date Venue Place
Horizon beyond Spinning Sep 8, 1997 Hotel The Residency Coimbatore
Redefining Textile Business Sep 13-14, 2005 Hotel The Residency Coimbatore
Recipe for enhancing competitiveness of the textile industry Sep 28 2007 Hotel The Residency Coimbatore
Textile Industry – Set in Order Sep 15 2009 Hotel The Residency Coimbatore
Strategies for Sustaining Growth in Textile Industry Sep 2-3, 2011 Hotel Park Plaza Coimbatore
Doing Business in the Post Crisis Scenario – Fast, Flat and Free Sep 17 2012 Hotel Le Meridien Coimbatore
Turning the challenges into Opportunities (TC2O) Sep 11 2013 Hotel Le Meridien Coimbatore
A Road Map to Sustainability Sep 18 2014 Hotel The Residency Towers Coimbatore
Make in India – Challenges in textiles Sep 25 2015 Hotel The Residency Towers Coimbatore
Navigating Future Textile Business Sep 22 2016 Hotel The Residency Towers Coimbatore
Textile Industry – Towards 2020 Sep 09 2017 Hotel Le Meridien Coimbatore
Breakthrough to Excellence Sep 07 2018 The Residency Coimbatore
(13th CEO Conference)

“Facing the Future”
September 09, 2019
The Residency Towers, Coimbatore

About the Conference
The Southern India Mills’ Association (SIMA) established in the year 1933 by Sir R K Shanmugam Chetty represents the entire textile value chain in South India and plays a lead role in all the policy making bodies of Central and State Governments in South India.  The Association has been enlightening the entrepreneurs and Captains of the Textile Industry by organizing annual CEO conference  wherein, a lot of inputs where provided to understand not only the current textile scenario in whole, but to prepare themselves for future endeavour.

The CEO conference in the previous occasion deliberated on various theme spreading over in the vide spectrum of Raw materials, Finance, Power and Human Resources.  Inspite of enormous efforts of the entrepreneurs,  the prevailing business situation is alarming and the industries find hard to withstand the present 360 degrees competitive environment.

The Main theme “FACING THE FUTURE” and the Sub themes “LEADING THE WAY”  and “DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGY & HR CHALLENGES” have been chosen keeping in mind the significant distortion currently prevailing in the domestic and International market, technology development, adoption of Industry 4.0 and emerging HR Challenges and give necessary inputs to the Captains of the industry, to achieve a sustainable growth rate.

This 13th CEO conference is being organized, coinciding with the SIMA’s 60th Annual General Meeting (AGM) scheduled on Monday, 9th September 2019 between 09:30 Am and 04:45 Pm at Hotel “The Residency Towers”, Avinashi Road, Coimbatore. The conference will bring in the eminent speakers across the country, who will throw more light on the prevailing Industry scenario, so as to overcome the challenges faced by the Industres and to cope up with the new industrial revolution.

Profile of the participants
Chief Executive Officers comprising of Chairman, Managing Directors, Executive Directors, Directors and top management Executives.

Event Profile
Date : September 09, 2019
Time : 9.45 am to 4.45 pm
Venue : Ball Room, The Residency Towers, Coimbatore
Delegate fee : Nil