July 05, Colombo: This year's Sri Lanka Economic Summit, an annual event organized by the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce, to be held in Colombo next month will focus on economy in 2020.
Sri Lanka Economic Summit 2014, will be held on the 5th and 6th August, 2014 at the Cinnamon Grand Hotel, Colombo, under the title of "Sri Lanka 2020: Towards the $7000 Per Capita".
According to the organizers, the summit, which is conducted for the 14th consecutive year since its inauguration in the year 2000, will hold six important sessions, covering a multiple of economic sectors of the country.
The topics that would be during the two day summit are: National Vision: Policy Implementation Perspective, Rise of Asia as a Trading Block: An Opportunity For Sri Lanka, Lanka’s Future Brands- Need For a Positive Shift in Mind Set, Our vision for Sri Lanka 2020, Banking in the New world, Integrating development: Adding value from the regions, Education - Critical driver of competitive advantage, and CEOs Forum - Is Lankan Biz environment conducive to Innovation and Growth?
Over the two days of the summit, several international experts from overseas too will join with local private sector leaders and key government decision makers to share their expertise and identify strategies for Sri Lanka 2020.
The Chamber expects nearly 350 participants for the event, representing the local public and private sector, donor agencies, NGO’s, academies and various other social groups to take part in this two day event.