B20 India Initiatives in North East States of India

The BCCI would like to inform that the Northeast States of India, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), the B20 India Secretariat is organizing B20 Programmes in the cities of Imphal, Aizawl, Gangtok and Kohima in partnership with the Ministry of External Affairs and the State Governments as per the schedule given below:

City & State Schedule Conference Focus


Imphal, Manipur 17 – 19 February 2023 Opportunities for Multilateral Business Partnerships in ICT, Medical Tourism, Healthcare & Handlooms


Aizawl, Mizoram 1 – 3 March 2023 Opportunities for Multilateral Business Partnerships in Urban planning, Infrastructure, Bamboo, Startups, Skill Development, Nursing and Paramedics.


Gangtok, Sikkim 15 – 17 March 2023 Opportunities for Multilateral Business Partnerships in Tourism, Hospitality, Pharmaceutical and Organic Farming


Kohima, Nagaland 4 – 6 April 2023 Opportunities for Multilateral Business Partnerships in Agriculture and Food Processing


The intent of these initiatives is to highlight the economic potential of the region as a Gateway to Southeast Asia and pave the way for partnerships with business communities from G20 countries.

North East State Governments are making elaborate arrangements not only to showcase Investment and partnership opportunities in the respective states but also to provide a unique experience for visiting delegates with an exposure to each state’s culture, cuisine, art, festivities and scenic beauty.

The complimentary facilities offered to the participating delegates include:

  • Gratis visa for overseas delegates.
  • Chartered flight to-and-fro from Delhi to the respective cities.
  • Local transportation & hospitality including accommodation
  • B2B and B2G Meetings.

India’s Act East Policy focuses on developing the Northeast as an economic corridor and a strategic global gateway to Southeast Asia. Thanks to the impetus provided by this policy, the region is fast emerging as a strategic investment destination in agriculture, pharmaceuticals, trade, and tourism.

The B20 India Initiatives in Northeast States provide an excellent opportunity for the global business community to get an exposure to the Northeast Region of India.

Opportunities for collaboration / investment could be highlighted in the areas of Agri & Food Processing, ICT, Education & Skilling, Healthcare, Nursing and Paramedics, Pharmaceuticals, Travel and Tourism, Inland Security etc.

As there are only limited number of seats, we would urge you to confirm your participation at the earliest. Kindly note that the registration will be on first come first served basis.

For participation and further enquiries please contact Business Support Department, BCCI at 322742 during office hours.

Last date of registration 16th February, 2023