PIOCCI set up a booth at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2015 held in Gandhinagar. A MoU was signed between the PIOCCI and Middlesex Asian Business Association, now UK Asian Business Council. The signing was done in the presence of Ms Priti Patel, then Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury, United Kingdom, now the Minister for International Development of the U.K.
PIOCCI held a meeting with the Prime Minister of Bhutan Mr Tshering Tobgay during his India visit. PIOCCI team also met Prime Minister of Mauritius Mr Anerood Jugnauth.
India hosted the 8th BRICS Summit in Goa. The Summit was attended by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Chinese President Xi Jinping, South Africa President Jacob Zuma and Brazil President Michel Temer. Alongside the summit, PIOCCI organised a BRICS conference on the oil & gas sector on 13 October 2016. The conference was addressed by top names in the oil & gas sector including Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, India's Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas.
PIOCCI organised a conference on Engaging Indian Diaspora on BRICS countries on 14 October 2016. The conference was organised at the brand new building named Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra which was inaugurated two weeks earlier on 14 October by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. PIOCCI held the first event at the building dedicated to Indian diaspora. The conference was addressed by Minister of State for Finance Shri Santosh Gangwar.
PIOCCI organized a very successful event on January 6, 2017 at Bengaluru ahead of Pravasi Bharatiya Divas. The event was a huge success. It was attended by diaspora delegated from more than 40 countries. It began on a high note and ended on a high note. Delegates from all over the world got a chance to meet and network each other. They got a chance to learn about the business opportunities in India and many other parts of the world.