Vibrant Gujarat is a biennial investors' summit held by the government of Gujarat in Gujarat, India. The event is aimed at bringing together business leaders, investors, corporations, thought leaders, policy and opinion makers; the summit is advertised as a platform to understand and explore business opportunities in the State of Gujarat. The sixth edition of the summit provided enormous prospects to the State to display its strengths, progressive stand, initiatives taken to improve governance, investor friendly climate and art and culture of Gujarat.
Inclusive development being the prime focus, the key areas for development identified included: Innovation, Sustainability, Youth and Skill Development, Knowledge Sharing and Networking. These major areas infused through more than 127 events organized under the aegis of Vibrant Gujarat 2013 Summit.
In the run up to the Vibrant Gujarat 2013 Summit, the government planned a number of events in the form of seminars, conventions, panel discussions, lecture series, exhibitions, and other innovative forums for discussions, brainstorming sessions and interactions. Vibrant Gujarat 2013 Statistics
Total MoUs signed: 17,790
Total events: 127
Thematic events: 38
Participation entities: 1915
Footfall: 16 lakh
Foreign delegates: 2100
Strategic partnership: 2670
Investment Intentions: 17719
SME intentions: 12886
Employment Generation: 3.73 lakh
Information Technology (IT)/Information Technology Enabled Services (ITES) Gujarat Scenario
* More than 1000 ICT & BPO companies are operational in Gujarat. * 127 new companies are registered with the Commissionerate of Information Technology. * More than 1250 companies are registered with Gujarat Electronic & Software Industries Association(GESIA) * IT units in Gujarat are spreading their markets from the US to other regions like Europe, Middle East and Africa. *...