The run up to Vibrant Goa Summit, scheduled for October 17-19 is picking up pace. Eminent scientist, Dr Raghunath Mashelkar is now on board as the key advisor to the summit. Dr Mashelkar recently signed on as chairman, board of advisors, Vibrant Goa. Other advisors include local industrialists, Anil Counto, Manoj Caculo, Sidharth Zantye, Sandip Bhandare, Lalit Saraswat, Damodar Kotchkar, Harshvardhan Bhatkuly, among others.
“The Summit preparations are full-swing,” said Raj Kumar Kamat, president, Vibrant Goa Foundation. He revealed that, 14 foreign embassies have given their word to be a part of the summit and promised to publicize the event in their websites. Further the organizers have already reached out to Goan associations in 12 countries. The summit will have 160 stalls and local unit owners who have booked a stall are being provided with guidance to get the maximum return on their investment.