Thursday, 17th November 2016
Bandaranaike Centre for International Studies (BCIS) will be organizing a seminar under the title; “Future of Economic Cooperation; Sri Lanka at a Crossroads,” on Thursday, 17th November 2016 from 8.30 am to 1.00 pm at the BCIS Auditorium, BMICH premises, Colombo 07.
Dr. W.A. Wijewardena, Former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka will be delivering the Keynote Speech.
The names of the panelists and topics are,
Session One- Current International Economic Cooperation
|Chaired by Mr. Arjuna Herath, Board Member, Bandaranaike National Memorial Foundation (BNMF)|
|Topic 01- Regionalism Vs. FTAs||Dr. Chandana Aluthge
Senior Lecturer, Department of Economics, University of Colombo
|Topic 02- Politics of International Economic Cooperation||Mr. Anushka Wijesinha, Chief Economist & Head of Economic Intelligence Unit, Ceylon Chamber of Commerce|
Session Two- Opportunities for Sri Lanka in International Economic Coeration
|Chaired by Mr. Kanishka Weerasinghe, Director General & CEO, Employers’ Federation of Ceylon|
|Topic 01- Repositioning Sri Lanka’s External Economic Agenda||Mr. Deshal De Mel, Senior Economist, Hayleys Group|
|Topic 02- The Role of FTAs in Driving Sri Lanka’s Trade Growth||Ms. Sonali Wijeratne, Director General, Department of Commerce.|
Please email your interest on or before 13th November 2016 by email to the following:
OR call (+94) 11 266 9056