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Indian Business Delegation visit to Ottawa

June 4, 2018 at 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Location:Conference room Residence Commons

Canada-India: The Road Ahead

This event has been organized to welcome a delegation of over 50 Indian businesses to Ottawa and aims to increase awareness of investment opportunities in both Canada and India.

There will be four panel discussions, which will explore a range of topics and viable opportunities.

This event will also launch of the first annual competition under the Canada-India Acceleration Program (CIAP). The program will support 90 women-led Canadian technology companies to scale and enter the Indian market.


1. The Future of Canada-India Partnership

This event will feature His Excellency Nadir Patel (Canadian High Commissioner to India) and His Excellency Vikas Swarup (Indian High Commissioner to Canada). The panel will be moderated by Carleton’s President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Alastair Summerlee.

2. Effectively Investing in Canada and Canadian Businesses

This panel will feature leading Ottawa-based Canadian business leaders to share insights on how to successfully invest in Canada and ensure high return on investments.

3. Investing in Real-estate in Ottawa

This panel will feature experts from the real-estate industry to discuss the current trends and opportunities for Indian investors to invest in Ottawa.

4.  Educational tie-up opportunities

This panel will feature leaders from Ottawa-based academic institutions to discuss their approach to international recruitment and ways to increase collaborations.

Timing and Location

The event will be held at Carleton University in the Residence Commons building (2nd Floor conference rooms). Registration will begin at 8:30AM. The opening remarks will be at 9:30AM.

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