Mobitel powers ICASL National Conference with Gold sponsorship

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The National Mobile Telecommunications Service Provider, Sri Lanka Telecom Mobitel pledged its support towards the 32nd National Conference of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (ICASL) by taking on the role of Gold sponsor.

A highly anticipated event on the corporate calendar, the National Conference is annually attended by over 1000 participants from the business fraternity of Sri Lanka and brings together the expertise and knowledge of a panel of eminent speakers.

This year’s conference, scheduled to be held from 20 - 22 October 2011 at Waters Edge, Battaramulla, will be held under the stimulating theme of ‘Quest for Balance’, and will feature an exciting line up of technical sessions conducted by a panel of local and foreign experts.

As a national minded entity, Sri Lanka Telecom Mobitel is proud to be associated as the Gold sponsor for the National Conference of Chartered Accountants, a business summit that debates complex issues affecting a sustainable economic and business growth in Sri Lanka, thereby proving to be of critical value to the business sector.

Sri Lanka Telecom Mobitel additionally believes that through a convergence of this calibre, the business sector of the country will be able to benefit tremendously and gain a perfect understanding of the business in their respective industries.

Speaking on behalf of Sri Lanka Telecom Mobitel, Senior General Manager Finance and Procurement, Nishantha Weerakoon commented, “It is indeed a great pleasure to be associated as the Gold Sponsor of the 32nd ICASL conference organised by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka. ICASL’s continuous commitment towards developing human capital in Sri Lanka should be highly applauded and I am confident that the renowned panel of speakers will broaden the knowledge and provide inspiration to participants. Mobitel, as the National Mobile Service Provider envisions an info-com and knowledge rich society where human capital is a key enabler in propelling the economy towards greater heights. I wish the ICASL conference all the success.”

Since its inception in 1979, the conference has built a reputation as one of the most looked forward to and most attended conferences in the country.

The three-day conference will be a platform to explore various means of achieving sustainable, long term economic growth and building profitable and robust business models while balancing these objectives with humanitarian and environmental needs, in an increasingly challenging environment. The conference will also delve on the complex and diverse role of chartered accountants and demands made on professionals in a world of changing dynamics.