CII-Partnership Summit 2012 in Hyd from Jan 11

Hyderabad: President of Republic of Mali, Amadou Toumani Toure and former Prime Minister and Emeritus Senior Minister of Singapore, Goh Chok Tong are among the dignitaries to be present during the three-day CII-Partnership Summit 2012 to be held here, beginning January 11.

These statesmen are likely to stress on the need for a stronger bilateral and business ties with India, a fast growing economy in the world, a CII release said today.

Minister for Commerce and Industry Anand Sharma, National Security Advisor Govrnment of India, Shiv Shankar Menon are among the prominent speakers from India.

The Partnership Summit 2012, themed `New Age Innovation Partnerships`, would be the platform for exploring the various facets of innovation that can drive future global growth and the roles that India can play in fostering and strengthening the forces of such innovation.

The Partnership Summit would bring together economic and commercial policymakers, businesses, innovators, and the public at large for relevant discourse on the current status of innovation in all spheres of activity, and would help evolve a roadmap for leveraging innovation for global inclusive growth and development.

The 18th edition of The Partnership Summit will be co-hosted by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, India, the Government of Andhra Pradesh, and the CII.