Ceylon Chamber Academy organizes webinars on the Topic: The importance of Tourism to the Economy


The Chamber Academy, the knowledge arm of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce together with Facebook and SLAITO will be hosting a webinar on the topic of ‘The importance of Tourism to the Economy’.

The discussion will focus on the Tourism industry which is one of the larger employment generators to Sri Lanka, employing 3 million direct and indirect individuals.

The industry has an ambitious target of welcoming 7 million tourists by 2025, while growing earnings to USD 10 billion per year in the process.

The expert panel will be represented by Anand Tilak, Partner – Emerging Markets, Facebook; Anura Lokuhetty, Vice President, Galle Face Hotel; Devindre Seneratne, Managing Director, Journeyscapes (Pvt) Ltd,; Dr. Rohantha Athukorala, President/ Country Head Clootrack – Sri Lanka, Maldives & Pakistan.

The discussion will be followed by an interactive Question and Answer session.

The webinar will take place on Thursday 28 October from 10.30 am to 12 noon via Microsoft Teams.

For registrations please visit web link – event.chamber.lk.