The upcoming Sri Lanka Investment and Business Conclave 2017 has seen interest from investors and business partners from over 20 countries, who are looking for opportunities in diverse sectors of the local economy.
Accordingly, investors/business partners from countries such as Australia, Belgium, Botswana, China, Germany, India, Japan, New Zealand, Netherlands, Nigeria, Mongolia, Pakistan, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Switzerland, Spain, South Korea, Thailand and Qatar have already registered to take part in the event. The biggest interest has come from China, India, Japan, Singapore, Switzerland and Nigeria. The investors and business partners that have shown keenness to meet the local partners engage in the areas of agriculture, apparel, education, export manufacturing, export services, infrastructure, knowledge services, tourism and leisure, power and energy, telecommunications and related services, ports development and distribution.
The conclave organised by the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce will take place from May 30 to June 1, 2017, at Cinnamon Grand, Colombo and is conducted in association with the Development Strategies and International Trade, Foreign Affairs, Finance and Trade and Commerce Ministries, Board of Investment of Sri Lanka, Commerce Department, Sri Lanka Export Development Board and Sri Lanka Convention Bureau (SLCB).
Sri Lanka’s Diplomatic Missions located overseas, 127 chambers of commerce, which the Ceylon Chamber has partnerships, International Trade Centre in Geneva, JETRO Colombo, World Chambers Network Paris, Confederation of Asia Pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry (CACCI) and Beijing Lansing Overlook International Exhibition Co. Ltd of China are also supporting the promotion of the conclave across the globe.
The event is supported by IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, as knowledge partner, Zam Gems as Gold sponsor, CHEC Port City Colombo (Pvt.) Ltd as Silver sponsor, Cinnamon Life as Bronze sponsor whilst London Stock Exchange is coming forward as innovation partner.
The conclave website www.invest-srilanka.lk designed by the Lanka Communication Services (Pvt.) Ltd, who is the communication partner of the event, facilitates participants to register and schedule business-to-business (B2B) meetings online. In order to facilitate participants to access their user accounts during the event, E-W Information Systems (Pvt.) Ltd will provide all IT-related equipment required at the Conclave 2017 venue as official IT partner.
Hertz Car Rental has been appointed as the official travel partner, while SriLankan Airline is the official airline partner and will provide discounted airfares for foreign delegates.
You can register to take part in the event via www.invest-srilanka.lk and schedule B2B meetings via online or contact the event secretariat via +94115588818 or email to [email protected]