USISPF President and CEO, Dr. Mukesh Aghi moderated a conversation between Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu, Ambassador of India to the United States, and Ambassador Kenneth I. Juster, U.S. Ambassador to India, discussing the history, current relevance, and potential growth of the U.S.-India partnership in the current period. This conversation was conducted as part of India Incorporated’s ‘India Global Week’.
At this year’s Annual West Coast Summit, one of the key discussions was on growing US-India bilateral ties through startups. Listen to the stories of how five entrepreneurs started their journey from India, established presence in the US, raised funding, and created jobs despite a series of challenges.
What we Do
The US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) is a non-profit organization, with the primary objective of strengthening the U.S.-India bilateral and strategic partnership.
The Executive Board came together in 2017 to establish USISPF with the purpose of enabling business and governments to collaborate…and create meaningful opportunities that can positively change the lives of citizens. The formation of USISPF signals a new chapter in U.S.-India relations. Dedicated to strengthening economic and commercial ties, USISPF plays a significant role in fostering a robust and dynamic relationship between the two countries through policy advocacy that will lead to driving economic growth, entrepreneurship, employment-creation, and innovation to create a more inclusive society.
THE SIX PILLARS OF USISPF
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The board of directors of the US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) congratulates President-elect Biden and VP-elect Kamala Harris on their historic victory in the 2020 elections. Throughout his career, President-elect Biden has played a major role in strengthening US-India ties.
Vice President of United States Mike Pence to Address US-India Strategic Partnership Forum’s Third Annual Summit
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Vice President of United States Mike Pence will address US-India Strategic Partnership Forum’s third leadership summit to be held virtually from August 31- September 3, 2020. Titled “US-India Week: Navigating New Challenges”, the summit…
US-India Strategic Partnership Forum to Honor Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra & Adobe Chairman & CEO Shantanu Narayen with 2020 Leadership Award
The US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) announced their third Annual Leadership Summit, titled “US-India Week: Navigating New Challenges”, which will convene virtually this year from August 31- September 3. The week-long program will include…
USISPF IN NEWS
Taranjit Sandhu, Indian ambassador to the US, says it’s a win-win proposition & ‘our leadership has given direction’ …
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NEW DELHI: A key cross-national industry body has pitched for an economic partnership deal between India, the United States, Japan and Australia…
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India has offered an opening to US dairy imports through a quota-based system, the report says…
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Tariff Increases Impact
Direct U.S. Exports to India
The Government of India (GOI) increased import tariff rates on several products in its Budget for 2018-2019. The tariff hikes were effective February 2, 2018. According to the Budget speech by Finance Minister, these duty changes were made to provide adequate protection to domestic industry, encourage domestic value addition by promoting ‘Make in India’ and help create more jobs in the country.