This webinar will focus on providing practical workarounds and suggestions for building back better—including a stimulating fireside speech, as well as breakout sessions with actionable insights.


Keynote Chat:

  • Dr. Ratna Sahay − Deputy Director, Monetary and Capital Markets, IMF

Breakout Session 1: Access to Finance – Avenues to Raise Capital ​

  • Sidath Kalyanaratne, CFA − Director, Assetline,
  • Orzu Matyakubova − Palladium Group Representative
  • Jaikanth Sivasamy − Palladium Group Representative

Breakout Session 2: Access to Markets – Opportunities in Neighboring Markets​ 

  • Anushka Wijesinha − Economist and International Consultant

Breakout Session 3: Access to Technology – Increasing Use of ICT by SMEs 

  • Helani Galpaya – CEO, LIRNEasia


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

  • Where will the event be held?

This is an online event, which can be accessed from your computer, mobile or tablet device.

  • How do I log-in on the day of the virtual event?

Your login details will be emailed to you ahead of the event. You can use those details to access the online event.

  • Do I need to download or install any software to be able to attend this virtual event?

No, you do not need to download or install any software to attend. It’s web-based, so all you will need is a computer / mobile / tablet device and an internet connection.

  • Can I invite my colleagues and friends to attend the virtual event?

Absolutely. We are counting on you to invite others and spread the word! You can simply share the link to this page, and they can register at their convenience.

Event Details

  • Date:Tuesday, 2nd February 2021
  • Time:11 AM Sri Lanka Standard Time