Jammu, Feb 14: Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam chaired 2nd Apex Committee meeting to review preparations for the upcoming J&K Global Investors Summit-2020 to be held in the capital cities of Srinagar and Jammu.
Financial Commissioner, Finance, Financial Commissioner H&ME, Principal Secretary, Home, Principal Secretary, HUDD, Principal Secretary, Hospitality & Protocol/Information, Commissioner Secretary, Industries & Commerce, Commissioner Secretary, School Education and representatives of partner agencies participated in the meeting.
As part of a pre-event activity, road shows have been scheduled from 17th February, 2020 onwards in major cities across the country.
Each road show shall focus on showcasing the specific sectors for seeking investment in J&K.
The road shows will be held at Bengaluru, Kolkata on February 17, Mumbai on February 21, Hyderabad on March 2, Chennai on March 5 and Ahmadabad on March 9, 2020.
Senior officers and dignitaries will preside over the pre-event functions slated during the road shows to set the stage for the main summit. International road shows are also being planned to attract foreign investment. Besides, Mini Conclaves will be held at Srinagar and Jammu in the month of March, 2020.
Signing of Memorandum of Understanding with interested investors will also form a part of the road shows and the main summit.
While reviewing the preparedness of various pre-event activities, Chief Secretary laid emphasis on ensuring participation of major industry players for enhanced awareness among investors to project J&K as investment friendly region.
It was decided that the Media & Publicity Committee will finalize the Media Plan and share it with Industries Department for its implementation.
Chief Secretary expressed optimism that the summit will prove to be a gala event and will be a determining factor in ushering J&K into an industrial hub.
He asked all concerned Administrative Secretaries to redouble their efforts for preparing investment-friendly sectoral polices within next one week.