Leveraging technology to drive economic revival | Sunday Observer
Economic Summit 2020:

Leveraging technology to drive economic revival

22 November, 2020

The influence of technology on traditional working methods and its wide scope of opportunities receives a key focus at the Sri Lanka Economic Summit (SLES). It is titled ‘Leveraging Technology to Drive Economic Revival’.

The session which will be the last session on Day one, will aim to discuss on how we can use digital solutions to drive Sri Lanka’s recovery in cross cutting markets and industries, how policy will enable Citizen Centric Digital Government for the convenience of citizen, role of digitisation in achieving inclusive development and the role of digitisation in digital trade.

SLES 2020 will have a lineup of contemporary dialogues under this year’s theme ‘Roadmap for Take-Off: Driving a People-Centric Economic Revival’. The presenters at this plenary will include international speaker, Head and Co-Founder, Digital India Foundation, Arvind Gupta, Chairman, ICTA, Jayantha de Silva, Secretary, Ministry of Public Services, Provincial Councils and Local Government, J.J. Rathnasiri, CEO, Standard Chartered Bank Sri Lanka, Bingumal Thewarathanthri, CEO, Mitra Innovation Digital Solutions, Ms. Chinthi Weerasinghe and Founder and CEO, PickMe, Jiffry Zulfer. The session will be moderated by Managing Partner, KPMG Sri Lanka, Reyaz Mihular.