The GOPIO International Excellence Award 2015 which was held on the 18th December 2015 in Sime Darby Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur was a great success. The event was attended by about 700 invitees inclusive of Diplomats, Academics, Captains of Industries, Professionals, Foreign Guests, PIO Sister organization leaderships, and GOPIO/MAIUG members. The Chief Guest, His Excellence Shri T.S. Tirumurti,, High Commisioner of India to Malaysia gave a captive keynote address outlining some of GOPIO's pioneering contributions.
His Excellency's speech was well received with applause from the guests. GOPIO International awarded 7 Corporate Leaders and 5 representatives of the Tamil School education stakeholders.
The Award banquet provided an excellent ambiance for the Awardees and the guests to network and build fellowship. The guests were entertained by musical and fusion dance performances.
The GOPIO International Excellence Awards ceremony is organized by GOPIO bi-annually to highlight Role Models for the young generations to encourage larger growth in the number of entrepreneurs.
The press clipping below is published by Tamil Malar daily on the 20th December 2015.