Themed ‘Vibrant South Asia – Innovative Diaspora’, the 4th South Asian Diaspora Convention (SADC) will bring together more than 1,000 distinguished guests and more than 30 of the region's leading policymakers and business leaders, academics and civil society leaders as speakers.
The South Asian diaspora attending SADC 2019 will benefit from the unique high impact networking and
business opportunities to foster greater investments in the region. SADC 2019 will feature the
of 'Infrastructure and Smart Cities', 'Women Empowerment in South
in Financial Services', 'Business in South Asia: Opportunities and Challenges' and more.
A welcome gala dinner will precede the convention on Friday, 15 November 2019. The evening will witness the honouring of a distinguished member of the South Asian Diaspora. Launched in 2013, the Outstanding Member of the South Asian Diaspora Award recognises the award recipient’s outstanding lifetime achievements, which have left a deep impact on his/her field as well as on society-at-large.
Held in conjunction with SADC, there will be a cricket tournament featuring international and corporate players on Sunday, 17 November 2019. This will be followed by an In-conversation session with Indian cricket legends - Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid - and moderated by Boria Majumdar on the evening of 17 November 2019.