Hon’ble Minister for IT and Industries Shri P K Kunhalikutty will inaugurate the valedictory function of Infopark’s 10th anniversary celebrations here on Monday.
Hon’ble Minister for Public Works Shri V K Ibrahim Kunju, Shri Benny Behanan MLA and Shri P H Kurian IAS, Principal Secretary, IT and Industries, will be among the host of dignitaries attending the event, which will mark the conclusion of the 10-day-long celebrations. Infopark CEO Shri Hrishikesh Nair will deliver the welcome address.
Apart from felicitating companies that have completed 10 years at the facility, Infopark will also honour office staff who have been in service for the last 10 years.
A 10-minute video on the decadal journey of Infopark, including major achievements and milestones since its inception in 2004, will be shown at the function. The park currently has a total built up area of 34 lakh sqft and houses around 200 companies.
IT employs close to 24,000 professionals and is targeting the creation of 1.5 lakh job opportunities with the completion of the Phase II project in 2020.
This year, Infopark attracted major investments from leading business groups, including the Lulu Group which acquired the L&T Tech Park for Rs 150 crore. This was followed by the entry of the Mumbai-based Carnival Group into the IT sector with the acquisition of Leela Infopark for Rs 250 crore.