The speaker for 14.-01.2015 meeting was a an icon of Success. Mr. Kishore jain, M.D. of Jain Heights. He is known for completing  many successful projects including the one in which our RBS is housed.
His speech clearly depicted the in depth knowledge about the building industry, its nuances, history and vision about the future of Bangalore city.
Some of the revealing inputs he gave are as follows:
a. The average speed of the vehicles in Central Bangalore District was 18 km. in 2007, 13 km in the year 2010 now it has come down to 6 km per hour in the year 2015. Every year 6 lakh new vehicles will be added.  he also said optimistically that the problem is not unsurmountable. 
b. The real estate prices will continue to surge. he cited an example that the plots which were available in an around HSR and Sarjapur Road, Hebbal etc for 2000 Rs. per sft  just four years back are being sold now or 6000 per sft.the flats are also on the rise. The prices which were 3000 to 4000  per sft just five years back now quoted 15,000 per sft in prime locations.
c. He gave geographical and social reasons for rhe same.
d. He estimated that the population of BBMP by 2022 will be 2 crores in view of the growth of IT sector, bio chemical and new sectors like online shopping. he informed that leading e business are from Bangalore.
e. On a query about the water resources and ecology , he replied that the problems like water, electricity, sewerage, pollution etc are not unsurmountable and the concerned agencies will address them effectively.
His punch line was " THE BEST INVESTMENT ON EARTH IS EARTH". he suggested the listeners to 'Stay Invested' for a phenomenal appreciation of their wealth.
Secretary,Rtn. Balaraj requested Mr.Jain, to help Rotary by contributing under CSR and also involve in Rotary activities for the Community Service, He responded positively.
President Rtn. Sridhar handed over the literature pertaining to RBS, its history, performance and futuristic projects.