December 2nd, 2016 (Amritsar, India)
Delegations from the Heart of Asia participating countries, supporting countries, and supporting regional and international organizations reached Amristar, India on December 2nd, 2016. The city will be the site of the Senior Officials Meeting, on December 3rd, Ministerial Conference, on December 4th, as well as many side events.
On the evening of December 2nd, 2016, India's Foreign Secretary H.E. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar hosted a barbeque reception for all of the delegations. This year's declaration will be finalized at the Senior Officials meeting on December 3rd.