The Gujarat Government has appointed FICCI as the national partner for the upcoming Vibrant Gujarat Global Industries Summit 2017 organised by the state's Industrial Extension Bureau (iNDEXTb), an official statement said on Friday.
According to an official communication by iNDEXTb, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry has been appointed as the national partner and it would work closely with another premier industries body Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) for the biennial summit.
The 8th edition of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit, with the core theme of "Connecting India to the World" will be held from January 10 to January 13, 2017, at the Mahatma Mandir Convention Centre in state capital Gandhinagar.
"It is a matter of pride for us that FICCI has been appointed as the national partner for Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2017.
This summit started by our Honourable Prime Minister when he was the Chief Minister of Gujarat has come a long way since its inception, " said FICCI's Gujarat State Council Chairman Rajiv Vastupal.
"The focus of the summit this time is to go beyond Gujarat with its central theme being 'Connecting India to the World'.
FICCI, along with all other stakeholders, will ensure that this summit is a big success globally, " Vastupal added.