Panaji: Goa Industrial Development Corporation (Goa-IDC) in collaboration with Confederation of India and Industry (CII) as a National Partner is organising “Invest Goa 2024” on 29th January 2024 with an objective of promoting new investments in the state of Goa.
The announcement was held in the presence of Shri. Mauvin Godinho, Honourable Minister for Industries, Trade & Commerce, Govt of Goa,vShri. Aleixo Reginaldo Lourenco, Chairman-Goa-IDC, Mr. Pravimal Abhishek, IAS, Managing Director, Goa-IDC and Ms. Swati Salgaocar, Deputy Chairperson, CII Western Region.
The summit aims at providing a platform for key stakeholders to interact, brainstorm & deliberate on the leading best practices on way forward to tap opportunities of growth for the state of Goa. The Summit will witness participation of industry experts, key government officials, thought leaders, distinguished political personalities along with other eminent stakeholders.
The summit would showcase launch of various initiatives taken by Goa IDC to enhance the Ease of Doing Business in state and various platforms being provided to industries interested in investing in Goa.
The Summit will also showcase sectoral session on ‘Logistics & Warehousing’ sector on the theme “Unleashing strategic investments in Logistics & Warehousing for Sustainable Growth”, another sectoral session on the ‘IT/ITeS’ sector on the theme “Tech Transformation: Navigating the Digital Future” and a country session on the theme “Global Synergy for Sustainable Prosperity: Collaborative Growth at Invest Goa 2024.
Organizing an event like Invest Goa 2024 brings numerous benefits to the state of Goa, like other large-scale investment summits. These include:
Attracting Investments: Invest Goa 2024 is a platform to showcase the state’s economic strengths and potential, attracting national and international investors. This leads to increased investment in various sectors, fuelling economic growth.
Recognition: Such events enhance Goa’s visibility on the national and global stage, positioning it as a prime destination for business and investment. It helps in building a positive image and reputation internationally.
Economic Diversification: While Goa is already known for its robust tourism sector, events like Invest Goa 2024 help in diversifying the state’s economy by attracting investments in new and varied sectors like renewable energy, logistics and warehousing, IT and ITeS.
Job Creation: Increased investment leads to the creation of employment opportunities across various sectors, benefiting the local population.
Policy Formulation: Interaction with investors and business leaders provides valuable insights for policymaking, helping the state government to create a more business-friendly environment.
Networking Opportunities: It provides a platform for local businesses to interact with national and international companies, fostering partnerships, collaborations, and trade opportunities.
Overall, Invest Goa 2024 contributes significantly to the state’s economic development, global standing, and the prosperity of its people by creating a conducive environment for business, investment, and cultural exchange.