We inform you that  the Ministry of Primary Industries, jointly with the World Bank project of the ministry on Agriculture Sector  modernization in Collaboration with University of Central Lancashire plans to conduct workshop on University- Industry  Engagement for entrepreneurship and Buisness promotion to meet the challenges incurred on Agric. Sector modernization”  on 2nd Oct. 2019 at the auditorium of the Ministry of Defense,  Shurupaya, Battramulla. ,  
The main objective of the workshop  is to meet  with  business leaders of the country    with academic leaders, graduates  and  entrepreneurial students  to share their experiences  to   formulate  joint programs for new technology  inventions and innovations to uplift the Agric. Sector. .
A brief description of the workshop and Tentative agenda is attached here to . Appreciate if You could please disseminate this to  Interested academics and students ( Due to non academic Strike action in the Universities )  and send  the names of the participants by  26th Thursday.  We expect about 10-15 participants from each University ;  your corporation  in this regard is much appreciated.
The outcome of this program will also used to formulate a  joint proposal for EU  funding on University- Industry collaboration in collaboration with UCLAN and few European Universities.