The first meeting of the Advisory Board of the University Business Linkage Cell (UBLC) was held on 24th January 2019 at the Board Room of the Vice-chancellor’s Office. The Vice-chancellor Professor Sunil Shantha chaired the meeting which was attended by the, Director/UBLC, industry partners of Mr. D.A. De. S. Wickramanayaka, Chairman, Pelawatte Dairy Industries Pvt. Ltd, Mr. Chamly Gunaseela, Director/Past President of Chamber of Commerce, Sabaragamuwa Province, Deans of the Faculties, Director/OTS and appointed Council members and internal members. The Director of UBLC, Professor D.A.I. Dayaratne made a presentation on the main functions of the UBLC and future plans.