After the fantastic response to the Global Yaadhum Oorae launch in 2019. The Southern India Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI) in association with Guidance is organising India’s first-ever “Global Yaadhum Oorae Conclave” in Chennai (India) on the 29th, 30th & 31st of October 2020 (Thursday to Saturday). The three-day conclave (virtual) will be attended by more than 10,000 members from over 38 countries including USA, UK, SA, Singapore, UAE, Australia, Malaysia, Mauritius and Germany. The three-day conclave will be inaugurated by the Hon’ble Chief Minister, Th. Edappadi K Palaniswami. It will also be attended by the Hon’ble Minister for Industries, Government of Tamil Nadu, Th. M.C. Sampath, the Chief Secretary, Government of Tamil Nadu Th. K. Shanmugham and the Principal Secretary, Industries Th. N. Muruganandam.

It aims to create a unique experience for all global Tamil fraternity to come on one platform to have online interactive sessions on a regular basis to discuss the challenges and opportunities in Tamil Nadu.

The main events of the three-day conclave comprise of panel discussions, interactive sessions aimed furthering and developing new ties and alliances, Writer’s Launchpad, 3D Expo, conferences, cultural events to promote Tamil culture and traditions, Hackathon, Startup awards, business, technology and other avenues.

Commenting on the three day conclave, Mr. Ar Rm Arun, President, SICCI, said, “Our common goal is to create a dedicated online platform for the Tamil fraternity from across nations, facilitate a detailed virtual discussions on how industry leaders from across sector could collaborate with TN to further develop new business models and take it to greater heights.”

Dr. Neeraj Mittal, IAS., MD & CEO Guidance said, “The Global Yaadhum Oorae Conclave, is a platform for global Tamil fraternity and it fulfils a long-felt need. It will enable successful and budding Tamil entrepreneurs to share, contribute to Tamil Nadu and network them with industry leaders to generate business opportunities. It will also promote Tamil culture and traditions that are so integral to our lives.”

The conclave will also host the talks of the thought leaders and top bureaucrats including:

  • Mr. Ashok Amritraj, Chairman, Hyde Park Entertainment
  • Mr. Andy Nallappan, CIO, Broadcom
  • Mr. Velchamy Sankarlingam, President, Zoom
  • Mr. Ganesh Iyer, Managing Director, NIO USA
  • Mr. Muthu Nedumaran, Chairman, Murasu Group, Malaysia
  • Mr. M. R Rangaswami, Founder, Indiaspora
  • Tan Sri Dato’ Dr. R. Palan, Pro Chancellor, University of Cyberjaya and Chairman, SMRT Holdings Berhad
  • Dr. Janakiraman, Chairman, Harvard Tamil Chair, USA and many others

SICCI invites you to be a part of “Global Yaadhum Oorae Conclave”, which will be a perfect forum for the Tamil fraternity across nations, investors, business leaders and policy makers to understand the potentiality and explore various business opportunities. For more information on Global Yaadhum Oorae Conclave and connecting with global Tamil diaspora please visit:

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