Staff Reporter

VIJAYAWADA: The Confederation of Indian Industry, Andhra Pradesh chapter, is organising a series of events in the city on Friday focussing on the theme `Collaborate, innovate, inspire for sustainable inclusive growth and competitiveness' for the year 2006-2007.

The events include a roadshow on the CII's initiatives and a seminar on business excellence, both at Hotel D.V. Manor from 3.30 p.m.

The road show will focus on the role of CII in the growth of industry in Andhra Pradesh, services provided by the organisation and benefits to member organisations.

The seminar will focus on various aspects of business excellence to enhance competitiveness of the industry in and around the city.

Local Member of Parliament Lagadapati Rajagopal, District Collector Navin Mittal, CII-AP chapter chairman G. Vivekanand and various others will participate in the seminar.