GES Ribbon Cutting & Special Plenary Session
1200 hrs: 17 April 2017, India Expo Centre & Mart, Greater NOIDA
Guests of Honour :
Smt Nirmala Sitharaman, Hon’ble Minister of State (IC), Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India
Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State (IC), Ministry of Tourism, Government of India
We are pleased to inform you that Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, Services Export Promotion Council (SEPC) and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) are organizing the 3rd Edition of the Global Exhibition on Servicesscheduled to be held between 17th April to 20th April 2017 at India Expo Centre & Mart, Greater Noida, India. This endeavour will build on the resounding success of the 2nd edition of the GES held in April 2016. GES has emerged as an apt platform to showcase Indian capabilities in the service space.
This year, GES 2017 will focus on sectors like Information Technology and Telecom, Tourism & Hospitality, Media & Entertainment, Healthcare, Logistics, Environmental Services, Facility Management, Exhibition & Event Services, Professional Services, Education, Banking & Financial Services, Skills, Next Gen Cities, Energy Services, Space, Start Ups / SME in Services & Wellness and in addition new areas like Retail & E-Commerce, Railways and Sports Services.
The Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and the Special Plenary Session on GES 2017 will be joined and addressed by Smt Nirmala Sitharaman, Hon’ble Minister of State (Independent Charge), Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India, Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State (Independent Charge), Ministry of Tourism, Government of India and Hon’ble Chief Ministers of few select States anddignitaries and senior government officials representing both Central and State Governments. The programme for the day would be:
1130 hrs : Registration / Arrival of Guests
1200 hrs : Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of GES 2017
1230 – 1400 hrs : Special Plenary Session with Hon’ble Minister of Commerce & Industry, GoI, Minister of Tourism, GoI and CMs of Select States
I am writing to extend our cordial invitation to you and that of your colleagues to join us at the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Special Plenary Session of GES scheduled for 17th April 2017 at India Expo Centre & Mart, Greater Noida. Since there is a limited capacity to accommodate delegates and invitees, we would request you to kindly confirm your presence and participation at this important plenary session per return mail, using the attached reply form.
We look forward to your confirmation and welcoming you at the GES 2017.
Chairman – CII Western UP Zonal Council