Global WiLAT Chairperson had the second virtual discussion with Morton Bo Christiansen, VP/Head of Strategy and Kirstine Ingstrup Anderson, VP Finance AP Moller Maersk based in Copanhagen on 20th January on a collaborative partnership with WiLAT.
Global WiLAT Chairperson Gayani De Alwis was invited to moderate a series of webinars on the theme “Life with new normal” for Miloda Academy of Financial Studies of Ministry Finance. Webinar 1 - Mistakes, Missteps and lessons learned from Covid-19 Webinar 2 - Coping & evolving with the new normal Webinar 3 - Repositioning with confidence for the new normal
A meeting was held in December with CILT Indonesia President and Secretary General to explore the possibility of setting up WiLAT in Indonesia. Global WiLAT Chairperson Gayani de Alwis and Global WiLAT VC for South Asia Zavia Abdul Majid attended the meeting. The WiLAT is scheduled to be launched in Indonesia on 8th March
Global WiLAT Chairperson co-authored 2 papers for the NSF National Conference on Covid -19: impact, Mitigation, opportunities and building resilience in Sri Lanka which is held from 27th - 28th January. The detailed paper will be published in August 2021. Dr Renuka Herath who is WiLAT SL’s Hon Secretary.
CILT South Asia Meeting was held on 21st January with CILT IVP SA Romesh David chairing the meeting. CILT International President Dato Radzak Malek, CILT International SG, Keith Newton, CILT Global WiLAT Chairperson Gayani De Alwis, WiLAT and Next Generation leads from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka and GVC SA Gayathri Karunanayake, Next Generation SA lead Biman Hettiarachchi, CILT IBF lead, CILT IVP Europe/ME Finbarr Cleary, CILT international Marketing Communicat
Global WiLAT Chairperson Gayani De Alwis was invited as a speaker at the 41st National Conference of Institute of Chartered Accountants on 19th January. The Conference was attended by over 2000 participants around the world at the session on Perfect Link - developing SC Resilience. The theme of the conference was Abnormal - Navigating through shattered norms.