Oct 11, Colombo: The inaugural ceremony of the 34th consecutive 'techno Sri Lanka 2019', the National Engineering and Technology Exhibition was held at the Sirimavo Bandaranaike Memorial Exhibition Centre under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena today (11).
'techno Sri Lanka 2019', the national engineering and technology exhibition is the annual flagship exhibition of the Institution of Engineers, Sri Lanka (IESL), the leading professional body representing engineers of the nation that plays a major role in uplifting engineering and technology excellence in Sri Lanka.
Started as an Electrical- mechanical exhibition in 1985, techno Sri Lanka has grown into a fully-fledged engineering and technology exhibition over the years, providing an opportunity for the visitors and stall holders to experience the essence of engineering and technological innovations and inventions around the globe.
The exhibition will bring together national and international professionals and academia members from Engineering and other related fields and offers an outstanding platform to display the achievements of Sri Lanka's Engineers, Academics, Entrepreneurs and Industries to national and international audience and their stakeholders.
The exhibition will continue till October 13th under the theme of "Innovative Engineering Towards a Sustainable Sri Lanka".
The Chairman of Sri Lanka Telecom Kumarasinghe Sirisena, President of the Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka Prof. T. M. Pallewatta and Chairman of techno Sri Lanka 2019 Committee Prof. S. B. S. Abayakoon were present on the occasion.