Edex exhibition to empower youth
Chairman, `EDEX' Exhibition committee, Kamal Abeysinghe said it is
important to provide vocational training and develop skills of students,
school leavers and undergraduates. He said the `EDEX' Exhibition will
help them to seek guidance on education and employment.
The three-day annual `EDEX' Exhibition, organised by the Royal
College Union, Colombo for the sixth consecutive year will be held
at the BMICH from January 23, 25. `Empowering Youth to be Globally
Competitive' is the theme of the three-day exhibition. An exhibition to
develop skills and provide vocational training will be held at the
Queens Hotel, Kandy on January 27 and 28.
Sunday Observer, Daily News and the MTV are the media partners, while
Sri Lanka Telecom, Singer Sri Lanka and Brandix are the official
sponsors of the exhibitions. Abeysinghe said that over 100,000
participants are expected this year and the program is represented by
officials of higher education institutes, foreign universities.