Gandhinagar, Jan 2: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday, Jan 2 enlightened India about the upcoming summit in Gujarat - Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2013.
Addressing the very first press conference on the summit, the CM said that Vibrant Gujarat summit will focus on forging knowledge-based strategic partnerships and global collaborations.
The nine-day long summit will be inaugurated on Jan 5 and will continue till Jan 13. Senior diplomats from the governments of Japan, the UK, China, Canada, the USA, Denmark, African Region, Australia are expected to join the summit.
Business tycoons of the country and delegates from major companies such as Tata Group, Reliance Industries, ADA Group, Essar Group, Ford Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra also will participate in the summit.
One of the main focus areas of this event is the generation of quality employment. Hence appropriate importance for SME sector will be given in the summit as a thrust area.
One of the other major highlight of the summit is the Vibrant Gujarat Global Trade Show spread across an area of more than 100,000 square meters that has participation from more than 1000 companies from more than 25 sectors & 14 countries.
A first of its kind in the country and possibly in the world, a concept car designed and studded with thousands of Swarovski Gems, Gold and Silver will be on display at the venue. This car would be auctioned at the venue and the entire proceeds would be donated to Chief Minister's Relief Fund. Fore more details, click here.