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BC-India Partnership Summit: Infrastructure and Clean Technology, Supporting India’s Smart Cities initiative
The Canada-India Business Council (C-IBC) in collaboration with B.C. Ministry of International Trade and Indian government is hosting BC-India Partnership Summit on September 15, 2016.
The focus of the Summit is Infrastructure needs and Clean Technology, supporting India’s Smart Cities mission. There is a perfect match between what India is looking for and what British Columbia has to offer. India is looking for funding, resources, clean technology, knowledge, innovation, experience and efficient delivery of health and education.
British Columbia has expertise and knowledge in structuring Public Private Partnership (P3) projects and services related to building infrastructure, resources in the form of lumber, metal and minerals; clean technology related to water and waste management, power consumption management, pollution solutions, green power technology; funding, as various investment funds looking for investment alternatives in emerging markets, education expertise, as universities and colleges in BC are looking at innovative ways to deliver the education and technical skills to youth of India.
The Partnership summit will include officials and private sector engagement both from British Columbia and India.