First ever International Tech summit in Jaffna
Consulate General of India, Jaffna organized a first ever International Tech Summit-NE(X)TWORK-2020 with funding at Tilko City Hotel, Jaffna from 14th to 16th February, 2020 in collaboration with the Rotary Club of Jaffna and the Northern Chamber of Information Technology (NCIT). Several others including the Department of Industries Northern Province supported the event. Consul General S.Balachandran, Hon’ble Members of Parliament Mr.E.Saravanapavan, Mr.Angajan Ramanathan and the Jaffna Mayor jointly inaugurated the summit. Over 500 people attended the inaugural function. There were 08 Indian companies viz. Bloque Labs Pvt. Ltd, Agnito Insights, Compunet Connections, Humanware Technology Pvt. Ltd, Otomatiks Robotics Academy, Tejus, Venba Venture Pvt. Ltd & Excel Engineering and 10 Indian delegates who had participated in the summit. 25 local companies including 07 from outside Jaffna also took part in the summit. During the 03 days summit, over 1500 people including members of the CCIY (Chamber of Commerce and Industries of Yarlpanam), IT professionals and students all over the Northern Province interacted with the companies.