Over the years , IES has grown not only in size in terms of the strength of members , but has surfaced as an important and eloquent spokesman of industry , trade and commerce. It has, indeed emerged as one of the most effective organizations in promoting industrialization, particularly of the small- scale sector.

It has successfully organized several conferences it participation from eminent person from various walk of life. These conferences have been organized at various centers including Delhi, Bombay, Hyderabad, Bangalore and have evoked warm response from the participants as well as general public.

Besides providing appropriate and timely information to its members, the IES has prepared and Social Interest such as :

  Industrial Sickness
  Workers?Participation in Management
  Power in Eastern & North- Eastern Regions
  Tourism- Its importance to the Economy
  National Integration & Economic Development
  Economy of Punjab
  Philosophy of Public Sector Management
  Social Responsibility to trade and Industry
  Mandal Commision Report Some Thoughts, etc.

IES has had the priviledge of being blessed by eminent personalities and stalwarts who graced various occasions including inaugurations. Addresses at conferences and meetings organized by Institute from time to time at various places in the country . We have been constantly inspired by the patronage and presence amidst us persons such as :
Sarvashri Pranab Kumar Mukerjee, Khursheed Alam Khan, N.D. Tiwari, A.K. Panja, V.N.Gadgil, Madhav Singh Solanki , Giani Zail Singh , Shankar, Ram Vilas Paswan , Ram Rao Adik, M. Hidayatullah, Rabi Ray.

Eminent personalities from social and industrial field who have graced these occasions include Sarvashri Baba Amte, Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw, Ms. Kiran Bedi, Lt. Gen. Depinder Singh, B. D. Garware, H.R. Patankar, M.P. ShulKa, Dr. Raja J. Chelliah, M. Arunachalam, P. Shiv Shankar, Ms. Ela Bhatt, Ms. Justice M. Fathima Beev, R. K. Karanjia, Naushad Ali, Dr. (Miss) M.D. Bengale and others.