Vibrant Goa Global Expo and Summit 2019 – April 10 Vancouver Roadshow

VIBRANT Goa Global Expo and Summit 2019 (VG GES 2019) (, a dream project of the late Shri Manohar Parrikar, who was chief minister of India’s Goa state, is focused on inclusive development of Goa in key areas such as innovation, sustainability, industries, MSME’s, technology, youth, skill development and knowledge sharing and networking. VG GES 2019 will be held from October 17 to 19 in Goa.

Vibrant Goa 2019 has been organized by Vibrant Goa Foundation in partnership with Global Network and BNI and in association with Goa Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Goa State Industries Association and Goa Technology Association. Make in India is the manufacturing partner of Vibrant Goa 2019. The initiative is supported by the Government of Goa.

VG GES 2019 will be one of a kind display expo, something that has never been witnessed by the people of Goa and its industry. This display shall be sharing all the developments, newer projects and vision of growth.

The knowledge summit at VG GES 2019 will be organized concurrently with the Expo with an aim to bridge the gap between Goan industries and other national as well as international players. Moreover, internationally acknowledged and successful Goans hailing from over 40 different countries will be making a memorable visit to their native soil.

Pursuing the idea of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to see India proliferate in corporate and commercial realms across the world by providing optimal combination of skilled human resources and state-of-the-art technology, Vibrant Goa Global Expo and Summit 2019 will be an ideal platform to meet, interact, network and discuss business possibilities for importers, exporters, investors, customers, experts and all those who matter in business and trade.

Vibrant Goa 2019 is based on the Vibrant Gujarat model which brings together global business leaders, investors, corporations, thought leaders, policy and opinion makers to understand and explore business opportunities.


Key sectors of focus:

– Agro and Food Processing

– Emerging Technologies

– Construction Equipments

– IT (Information Technology)

– Light Engineering

– Medical Tourism

– Pharma and Biotech

– Startups and Start-up Institutions

– Ship Building

– Education

– Building Materials, Construction and Real Estate

– Film and Entertainment

– Tourism and Wellness

– Services and other sectors


Key highlights of Vibrant Goa 2019:

– Goa Expo

– Business to Business B2B and Business to Government B2G Meetings

– Knowledge Sharing Seminars on Countries and Sectors

– Technology Transfer Proposals

– Opportunities of Investment and Joint Ventures

– MoU signing with International Chambers

– Company Site Visits

– Goa Shopping Festival

– Guinness Book World Record Attempt for Largest Feni Drink (Cashew Liquor)


Over 17 international roadshows across 17 key identified target countries globally and 20 national roadshows across 20 state capitals of India are being conducted which will make way for the participation of international and national delegations, which will help in strengthening trade relations with India and Goa.

For the first time in history of Goa, an international shopping festival – Goa Shopping Festival – is being organized concurrently with Vibrant Goa 2019 in Goa.

A roadshow is been organized in Vancouver on 10th April 10 startng at 3 p.m. at the Consulate General of India, #201 325 Howe Street, Vancouver, to invite the business houses in the US to Vibrant Goa 2019. A delegation from Vibrant Goa 2019 is being led by Dr. Jagat Shah, Chief Mentor of Vibrant Goa 2019, to the US.

The Roadshow is organized by Vivek A. Savkur, Convenor of Vibrant Goa Roadshow 2019 -Vancouver, and supported by the Consulate General of India in Vancouver, BC India Business Network, Indo Canada Chamber of Commerce – B.C., Vancouver Economic Commission and Forest Innovation Investment.