25 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017 | Vienna, Austria

 2nd BRI Event 


26 to 28 September 2017
Vienna International Centre
Vienna, Austri

The 2nd BRI Event, organized by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Finance Center for South-South Cooperation (FCSSC), is a large-scale intervention aimed at advancing the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). 

UNIDO and FCSSC WELCOME participants from the public and private sectors, including municipal representatives, development finance institutions, domestic and international enterprises, international organizations, industry association, and experts from academia. 

Event Achievements

Matchmaking Milestones

How to Conduct a Successful Matchmaking Session


Online Registration 

Step 2

Profile Promotion

  • Log in and complete your personal and organizational profiles.
  • If you are an organization, fill out the portfolio profile shared with you via e-mail.

Step 3

Scheduling Meetings

  • Log in and send meeting requests by visiting other participants’ profiles through the website/application.
  • Select an available time slot and meeting room.

Opportunities for Participants

High-Level Policy Dialogue

Opportunity to learn from the recommendations from urban experts and distinguished panelists

Urban-Industrial Solutions and Business Opportunities

Opportunities to explore potential solutions in the area of urban-industrial development and to harness the potential of partnerships


Opportunity to improve visibility and international recognition through the exhibition


Opportunity to overcome the urban financing gap through access to private sectors, financial institutions, as well as international development agencies

Study Tours

Opportunities to experience and learn from innovative solutions for sustainable urban-industrial development

Inquiries and Correspondence

Mr. GONG Weixi
Senior Coordinator for South-South and Triangular Industrial Cooperation

United Nations Industrial Development Organization

Ms. ZHAO Susan
Director, International Cooperation

Finance Center for South-South Cooperation



Activity-Level Partners




Venue & Location

UNIDO Headquarters‎:

Vienna International Centre

Wagramer Str. 5

1400 Wien Austria