India in Lyon in January 2014

from 27 to 28 January 2014

drapeau de l'Inde

Visit confirmed.

Venue for the visit:

Lyon (France)

Topic of the meeting:
  • Economic development.

india's ambassador Singh Sem was welcomed in France from 27th to 28th January 2014.


In the context of promoting India in France and the business opportunities this will create, the Indian ambassador, Mr. Singh Sem, was a guest this week of the Lyon Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

He was received by the President of the Chamber of Commerce, as well as by the Vice President of Greater Lyon in charge of a innovation and new technologies, elected representatives from the Rhône-Alpes region and representatives of the CGPM, an organism representing small and mid-sized companies.

The goal of this encounter is to stimulate business relations between India and territorial economic players, in particular as concerns infrastructure needs (civil engineering, urban innovation, etc.).

The GDP growth rate in Inda was 5.5% in 2013.


Guillaume Arnould

Métropole de Lyon - Economic development, employment and knowledge delegation

chargé de mission internationalité territoire et logistique organisation