The Federation of Information Technology Sri Lanka (FITIS) is gearing up to host the eagerly anticipated API Asia Conference 2023 for the second time. This year’s event is scheduled to occur on November 16th at the Shangri-La Hotel in Colombo. The official launch of the event took place on September 6th at the Presidential Media Centre (PMC) with the presence of State Minister of Technology, Mr. Kanaka Herath, and several prominent government and industry figures.

During his address at the launch ceremony, State Minister of Technology Mr. Kanaka Herath underscored the significant role that this year’s conference would play in advancing Sri Lanka’s digital economy. The conference will focus on three key pillars: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Smart Cities, and Financial Technology (FinTech), all of which are integral components of the digital ecosystem.