The nonprofit to assemble 200 diaspora leaders from 25 countries to explore ways it can contribute to India’s journey toward 100 years of independence.
In the run-up to the 18th summit of the G20 nations, US-based Indiaspora will host a G20 Forum in New Delhi from August 22 to 24.
The gathering, scheduled to take place at the Taj Mahal Hotel, will bring together influential voices from around the world to discuss critical issues spanning foreign policy, financial inclusion, climate change, gender equality, healthcare, philanthropy, entrepreneurship, sports, trade and investments, and more, according to a press release by the nonprofit.
The G20 summit will be held at the Pragati Maidan Convention Center in New Delhi on September 9-10.
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“The Indiaspora G20 Forum presents an unparalleled opportunity to create a lasting impact on a global scale,” said Sreekumar Nair, CEO of Indiaspora-India. “By convening this event we aim to drive tangible solutions that transcend boundaries and foster collaboration. This forum is a testament to the Indian diaspora’s collective commitment to creating positive change and leaving a meaningful legacy for generations to come.”
According to Indiaspora, the event will feature a diverse range of plenary and breakout sessions, providing an opportunity for engaging discussions led by renowned speakers from various fields. The lineup will include government officials, policymakers, businesspersons, entrepreneurs, accomplished sportspersons, inspiring artists, and dedicated philanthropists, all sharing a common vision for a better world.
“As India assumes the G20 presidency, the Indiaspora G20 Forum couldn’t have been planned at a more opportune moment,” said Sanjeev Joshipura, Executive Director of Indiaspora. “Indiaspora is assembling 200 diaspora leaders from 25 countries to see how we can contribute to India’s journey towards 100 years of independence. The Indian diaspora, working alongside prominent leaders in India, are committed to harnessing our collective strength to foster inclusive growth, sustainable development, and social progress, as India continues to assume its global leadership position.”