A thought leadership summit by the Harvard Clubs of Asia-Pacific Region

Big Opportunities | Bold Moves | Brave Individuals

Today, you are called upon to join the fellowship of brave individuals, working on big opportunities, making bold moves to address the pressing needs of our humankind, in particular, as the Asia Pacific region grows beyond 4.5 billion in population—getting richer and living longer.

The Harvard Club of Sri Lanka invites you to join a summit, open to all Harvard alumni and their guests, to be a part of this unprecedented growth in the region, in the steadfast faith that knowledge and fellowship will pave the way for a better tomorrow. Join us.


At the Galle Face Hotel


Wednesday April 3rd - 5th

The Summit Invites Leaders

We invite key leaders in business, government, academia, NGOs, and Harvard Alumni to address core challenges and opportunities from a multitude of perspectives, enabling you to stitch together a new vision for the region extending to 2050. An exciting line up of keynotes, panels, case studies and workshops will help you get hands-on with the following topic areas.

Explore Opportunities In 5 Topic Areas

This summit is not all work and no play. We built-in a number of cultural and entertainment acts to give you opportunities to learn, meet, build or renew relationships. Some of these include

Please note that special accommodations will be provided for our friends observing Ramadan rituals.

Speakers of BIG BOLD BRAVE 2024

Deepak Bagla

Former Managing Director & CEO Invest India


Mahesh Amalean

Co-Founder & Chairman MAS Holdings

Sri Lanka

Hon Udaya Indrarathna

Ambassador of Sri Lanka to the United Arab Emirates

Sri Lanka | UAE

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Scheduled Sessions

Wednesday April 3rd

Welcome Reception

5.00p.m - 7.00p.m

Welcome, Registration, Meet and Greet

7.00p.m - 10.00p.m

Cocktails, Reception Dinner @ Galle Face Hotel

Thursday April 4th

Day - 01

9.00a.m - 5.00p.m

At the Galle Face Hotel

5.00p.m – 10.00p.m

At the Colombo Port City
Cocktails, Dinner & Sailing Excursion

Friday April 5th

Day - 02

9.00a.m - 5.00p.m

At the Galle Face Hotel

5.00p.m – 10.00p.m

At the Lotus Tower Cocktails & Dinner

Weekend April 6th & 7th

Optional Weekend Excursions

Join any of our weekend excursions for anyone who are interested to explore Sri Lanka with fellow alumni group/ friends and families.

Frequently Asked

The Galle Face Hotel
Colombo, Sri Lanka

Harvard Alumni Members
Regional clubs
USD 1,250 /- per person.

• Full access to all the events of the summit
• Includes two days of hotel accommodations (double occupancy) with breakfast, lunch and dinner with selected soft drinks, wine and liquors.
• Travel between event venues
• Add an additional family guest (shared occupancy) USD 500
• Add an additional day of stay for USD 150
• This does not include air tickets and ground transportation to and from airports.

You can now complete your online registration and pay for your tickets through credit card on our shop page. We are setting a cap at 200 attendees to enable solid planning.

We have an awesome team from Colombo handling logistics, event flow,
accommodations, event support, and welcome reception.
Please contact Mr. Kandee Balendran (+9477 235 6355)
Harvard Club of Sri Lanka

Business casual is the dress code for the conference. The weather in Sri Lanka is quite warm so If staying on and travelling suggestion would be to opt for cotton / linen combinations. View PDF

Days are usually hot with balmy evenings, so visitors should pack light and cool clothing. The average daily maximum is 33 C and the average daily minimum is 25 C.

Please apply for your visa ONLY on the official ETA Website

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