The inaugural meeting of the Industry Advisory Board of the Faculty of Computing and Technology of the University of Kelaniya was held on 29th September 2016 at the Taj Samudra hotel. It was graced by eminent personnel such as industry leaders including the Chairpersons of the Ceylon National Chamber of Industry and the Sri Lanka Chamber of Small and Medium Industries, top government officials including the Director Generals of the National Planning Department and the Industrial Development Board and senior academics including the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, University of Moratuwa.

Dr. Gamini Wijayarathna, Dean, Faculty of Computing and Technology chaired the meeting and Mr. Anuradha Tennakoon, Engineering Director/ Country Head at Zebra Technologies Lanka (Pvt) Ltd was elected as the Chairman of the Industry Advisory Board of the Faculty of Computing and Technology.