DAIC to Host Business Sustainability Symposium at Kempinski

by: - November 18, 2019
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The Dominica Association of Industry and Commerce (DAIC) will host its 2019 Business Sustainability Symposium: Grow. Sustain. Impact on Tuesday, November 19th, 2019 from 9:00 AM at the Cabrits Resort and Spa Kempinski, Dominica.

This Business Sustainability Symposium & Exhibition, hosted in partnership with the United Nations Office of Disaster Risk Reduction and through DAIC’s ARISE Network, caters to over 100 professionals from our local business and stakeholder community.

This one-day conference will be opened with an address by UNDP’s Head of Office Mr. Luis Thais and a Panel Discussion on Business Beyond Recovery: Practical Implications for Growth, Sustainability and Scaling Impact with perspectives from the Climate Resilience Execution Agency of Dominica, as well as from businesses in a variety of sectors with lessons to be learned by all attendees. Additionally, the technical and practical sessions on Crisis Management, Financial Risk Management, and Optimizing Technology for Business Sustainability will be presented by local experts. The opening ceremony and panel discussion will be streamed LIVE via DAIC’s Facebook Page (@DominicaChamberDAIC).


The key objectives of this Symposium are to strengthen the knowledge of the Private Sector in key areas related to business growth, sustainability and the mitigation of disaster risk, as well as to enable dialogue, cooperation and sharing of business solutions among attendees. It is expected that from this Symposium, businesses in Dominica will receive tangible benefits that can greatly impact their businesses for enhanced success.


This event is supported by Platinum Sponsors SOL EC Ltd and Tropical Shipping, Gold Sponsor U.N.I.T.E, and Silver Sponsors DCP Successors Ltd, Dominica Export import Agency, and the Invest Dominica Authority. Exhibitors who provide business solutions will also be featured at this symposium.


“The sustainability of Dominica depends on the resilience and health of our business community. As such, concerted effort toward increasing the resilience and health of our Membership and by extension the business community is a priority of our Chamber”, remarked Lizra Fabien, Executive Director of DAIC.


DAIC continues to support its members and the business community to enhance knowledge for improved decision making enabling greater competitiveness locally, regionally and internationally.