E2 Forum New Delhi brings government bodies, OEMs and real estate leaders together to analyse lucrative avenues for elevators and escalators
One of India’s top conferences on elevator and escalators, E2 Forum New Delhi concluded after a day of insightful business discussions on 1st October 2021. Chief dignitaries from IRSDC, DMRC, CPWD, Delhi International Airport Ltd and Nagpur Metro Rail Project along with some of India’s top real estate developers deliberated on emerging projects and business opportunities before the delegates.
MedicalTech Innovation Forum to address integral challenges faced by the Indian medical devices industry
Jointly organised by Messe Frankfurt India and Andhra Pradesh MedTech Zone (AMTZ), the first-ever physical edition of MedicalTech Innovation Forum at Visakhapatnam will bring leaders from medical technology industry to discuss opportunities, encourage indigenous manufacturing and innovation of medical devices through its lucrative knowledge-packed discussions.
LED Expo brings focus on women in lighting industry through virtual LED Summit
Supported by the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) and event partner K-LITE Industries, LED Summit knowledge forum organised by Messe Frankfurt India, united successful women entrepreneurs from the lighting industry to address the challenges that female employees continue to face in the arena of lighting.
Busworld India to reunite bus and coach industry players in August 2022
To catalyse business reconnection and offer new sourcing opportunities to the bus and coach fraternity, Busworld International CVBA and Messe Frankfurt India have announced that the ninth edition of Busworld India will be held from 25 – 27 August 2022 in Bengaluru.
Messe Frankfurt India set to launch E-Mobility India Forum to address challenges concerning EV adoption and expansion in India
Messe Frankfurt India is all set to launch E-Mobility India Forum powered by NGV India Summit on 7th October 2021 at Le Meridien, New Delhi. The forum will invite illustrious EV brand leaders and government dignitaries to address major opportunities and challenges that the country is facing on the path to achieve a complete EV ecosystem.
Messe Frankfurt India announces new dates for Screen Print India New Delhi and Mumbai hybrid editions
India’s leading show for screen, textile, sublimation and digital printing industry, Screen Print India New Delhi has been moved to December 2021 and will take place alongside Gartex Texprocess India,while the Mumbai edition will be held in April 2022. The hybrid trade fairs aim to bring the industry together for crucial sourcing and learning opportunities, as well as create synergies between sector players of garment manufacturing and textile printing segments.
Organisers of Gartex Texprocess India announce strategic tie-up with Confederation of Indian Textile Industry for the hybrid edition
Messe Frankfurt India and MEX Exhibitions Pvt Ltd have joined hands with the Confederation of Indian Textile Industry (CITI) for the maiden hybrid edition of Gartex Texprocess India, which has now been rescheduled to December 2021. Ahead of the hybrid exhibition, the organisers will keep the garment and textile manufacturing segment players engaged through a series of digital symposiums.
9th edition of Secutech India to be held in April 2022
India’s leading security business event - Secutech India, originally scheduled in September 2021, has been moved to April 2022. Organisers focus on business learning and highlighting industry developments at Global Digital Security Forum this year.
LED Expo all set to go Hybrid!
India’s renowned trade fair and the most influential international platform to source and trade lighting technologies in the country is set to combine the physical and digital sourcing experience. The new hybrid edition will take place from 18 – 20 November 2021 at India Expo Mart in Greater Noida, with all safety protocols.
Messe Frankfurt India announces new dates for the launch edition of Light + LED Expo India
The mega trade event that aims to unify the entire Indian lighting industry under one roof will be held in November 2022. The launch edition of Light + LED Expo India organised by Messe Frankfurt India and ELCOMA will provide exhibitors and visitors with planning flexibility and make way for stronger trade opportunities.
New Dates for Media Expo New Delhi and Mumbai editions
On account of the developments around the current Covid-19 situation and its relative impact on the safety, well-being and continuance of business, Messe Frankfurt India has announced new dates for the New Delhi and Mumbai editions of Media Expo.
Techtextil India: First hybrid edition moves to November 2021
India’s leading trade fair in technical textiles, nonwovens and composites, originally scheduled in September 2021, has now been postponed to 25 – 27 November 2021. On account of the developments around the current Covid-19 situation and its relative impact on the safety, well-being and continuance of business, Messe Frankfurt India has taken this decision in consultation with industry stakeholders.
ACMA Automechanika New Delhi makes a successful virtual debut with more than 1,200 auto component products on display
With 81 exhibitors on board showcasing 1,233 products, including a range of product demonstrations and knowledge sessions the launch edition of ACMA Automechanika virtual ends on a high note attracting 2,407 active attendees through its B2B matchmaking platform.
Automotive Engineering Show Chennai: 13th edition postponed
India’s leading trade fair focused on technologies for automotive manufacturing - Automotive Engineering Show (AES) Chennai, has been postponed on account of the intensifying second wave. The decision has been taken in line with the advisories issued by the Indian government.
Leading exhibitions postponed due to new lockdown guidelines
In line with the recent announcements and new measures in place to tackle resurging cases in Mumbai, Industry leading shows such as Gartex Texprocess India, Screen Print India, ISH India powered by IPA, Media Expo and LED Expo have been rescheduled.
ACMA Automechanika ready to reunite aftermarket players through its first-ever virtual edition
Opening doors to lucrative sourcing opportunities, the virtual edition of ACMA Automechanika is all set to unite the auto component and aftermarket players through its integrated digital platform. The online trade fair will provide wider connectivity, garnering the presence of channel players PAN India and globally.
Indian Refining Summit successfully concludes affirming the demand for petrochemicals will remain robust
The platform dedicated to one of the significant sectors influencing India’s economic growth, Indian Refining Summit, witnessed distinguished members from the industry and Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas. Focussing on burning topics that will lead to the overall development of the sectors, the two–day conference recognised India’s potential to become a global hub for the refining and petrochemicals industry.
ACMA Automechanika New Delhi moves to a virtual b2b matchmaking concept in 2021
Messe Frankfurt India together with Auto Component Manufacturers of India (ACMA) have announced that the fifth edition of ACMA Automechanika New Delhi has been moved to an all-virtual concept. Focused on product showcases and sourcing interests, the organisers will host the industry at its virtual B2B matchmaking platform from 22 – 23 April 2021.
Messe Frankfurt India reunites industry players with back-to-back physical conferences this March
Prioritising safety and success in equal measure, Messe Frankfurt India hosted its first series of live events – in the form of NGV India Summit and Rail India in New Delhi, this March. With its next major conference ‘India Refining Summit’ scheduled from 25 - 26 March 2021, the Indian subsidiary is taking affirmative steps towards resuming B2B physical platforms.
Rail India Conference highlights transformational plans for Indian railways
To spur rail industry’s advancement in the new normal, the fifth edition of Rail India Conference reunited the railway industry from 11 - 12 March 2021 at Le Meridien, New Delhi. The two-day conference emerged as a crucial meeting place for industry delegates to discuss transformational plans and share their outlook on the future of Indian railways.
NGV India Summit highlights emerging opportunities for natural gas vehicle industry in India
As the event industry takes affirmative steps towards resuming B2B physical platforms, Messe Frankfurt India Trade Fairs Pvt Ltd hosted Natural Gas Vehicle (NGV) India Summit from 4 – 5 March at Le Meridien, New Delhi. Focussing on the enormous potential, speakers and delegates indulged in serious networking sessions leading to positive solutions for the development of natural gas vehicle industry in India.
Rail India conference to discuss industry’s vision for the “new normal” and new strategies to modernise Indian railways
As a crucial meeting place for the stakeholders of Indian railway industry, the fifth edition of Rail India Conference is all set to spark discussions on plans for expansion and modernisation of Indian railways in the “new normal”.
Paperworld India, Corporate Gifts Show and Interior Lifestyle India presented by Ambiente India rescheduled to March 2022
Messe Frankfurt India Trade Fairs India Pvt Ltd and Gifts & Accessories, the Exhibition Division of Netlink Solutions (India) Ltd together announced new dates for their leading consumer goods exhibitions due to inaccessibility of venues in March 2021. The new dates will unite key segments during the buying season of 2022 and create more favourable conditions for trade.
Mumbai edition of Media Expo moves to May 2021
In preparation for the vaccination drives at Mumbai’s jumbo care centres, trade fairs scheduled at the Bombay Exhibition Centre in March have been pushed ahead. With a comprehensive safety concept under the ‘MFISafeConnect’ standards, Media Expo Mumbai will now open its doors to the industry from 20 – 22 May in 2021. Drawing attention to innovations prompted by the pandemic in OOH, ambient and transit media, the 47th edition will define the road ahead for indoor and outdoor advertising in India.
Mumbai editions of Gartex Texprocess India and Screen Print India pushed ahead due to venue inaccessibility in March
On account of the developments around the COVID-19 vaccine roll out plan which has seen jumbo covid care centres doubling up as vaccination centres, trade fairs scheduled at the Bombay Exhibition Centre in March have been pushed ahead. Currently in discussion with venue authorities, the organisers intend to announce new dates for the Mumbai editions of Gartex Texprocess India and Screen Print India in the coming weeks. The Delhi edition continues to be on schedule for the two fairs
Secutech India to open its doors in September 2021
A significant platform that brings together safety and security industry players under one roof, Secutech India 2021 is set to be held in September at the Bombay Exhibition Center, Mumbai. The edition will be a hotbed of strong business opportunities and knowledge-exchange among channel players.
Messe Frankfurt India joins hand with Andhra Pradesh MedTech Zone (AMTZ) to launch MedTech Innovation Forum in India
With an objective to draw attention to the growth opportunities and latest developments in the Indian Medical device industry, Messe Frankfurt Trade Fairs India has joined hands with India’s first integrated medical devices manufacturing ecosystem – AMTZ. The joint cooperation aims to provide further impetus to indigenous manufacturing of medical devices and bring forward innovations and specialised medical tools and technologies that can attract domestic and global investors.
Messe Frankfurt India set to host the first hybrid edition of Techtextil India in 2021
The new hybrid edition of Techtextil India poised to be held from 1 – 3 September 2021 at Hall 4, Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai, will connect technical textile players from across the globe through its multimodal platform. The combination of physical and digital platforms will enable exhibitors to connect with wider audiences, increase their market presence and expand their business alliances significantly.
ACMA & Messe Frankfurt India announce first hybrid edition of ACMA Automechanika New Delhi in 2021
A significant business event in the international automotive industry trade calendar, ACMA Automechanika New Delhi is all set to go hybrid from 2021. Messe Frankfurt India together with Auto Component Manufacturers of India (ACMA) have announced that the 5th edition through its new dynamic digital model will allow automotive aftermarket players to take advantage of both physical interactions and virtual networking opportunities.
ISH India powered by IPA to fortify business ties for the building technology segment through its physical B2B exhibition in 2021
Messe Frankfurt Trade Fairs India along with Indian Plumbing Association (IPA) announced the dates for the upcoming edition of ISH India powered by IPA bringing back face-to-face business interactions for the building technology sector from 20 – 22 May 2021.
Media Expo (New Delhi) edition to be held from 3 – 5 September 2021
Indisputably the industry’s top choice to network and source innovative advertising and signage solutions, the 2021 editions of Media Expo will continue to bring the entire value chain of the Indian advertising industry under one roof. While the Mumbai edition continues to be on schedule, the New Delhi edition has been re-scheduled to take place from 3 – 5 September 2021 at India Expo Mart Ltd, Greater Noida.
Messe Frankfurt India & MEX Exhibitions announce first hybrid event for Gartex Texprocess India & Screen Print India
India’s most comprehensive exhibition on garment and textile manufacturing – Gartex Texprocess India is all set to be launched as a ‘hybrid’ event in 2021. A significant event in the textile trade calendars, the 2021 edition will be held alongside yet another premier fair for screen, textile, sublimation and digital printing technologies – Screen Print India thus bringing the entire textile value chain together for business through their new hybrid format.
Indian automotive aftermarket set to come face-to-face at ACMA Automechanika New Delhi in April 2021
As the automotive sector gears up to get back on track with shifting consumer trends, the 2021 edition of ACMA Automechanika New Delhi will be the first meeting point for “face-to-face networking” to revive trade discussions. With a view to create a stronger business impact, Messe Frankfurt India together with Auto Component Manufacturers of India (ACMA) have announced that the 5th edition will take place from 22 – 25 April 2021.
Back to Business: Co-located Paperworld India, Corporate Gifts Show and Interior Lifestyle India presented by Ambiente India slated in March 2021
Set to be held after a hiatus of one year due to the course taken by the pandemic that caused business and travel disruptions globally, the co-located fairs are now set to bring the industry back for business on the most awaited platform to connect with suppliers of the consumer goods segment.
Exhibitions crucial to find right sourcing partners for business as India begins Unlock 5
Over 90% respondents affirmed that trade fairs enable them to touch-and-feel the product as well as to build a relationship with the seller which are key factors for making an effective purchase decision: Study
Medical Device Innovation Summit: India is poised to be a manufacturing hub for medical equipments and devices
The first digital session of Medical Device Innovation Summit concludes on a positive note with industry leaders addressing burning topics to promote innovation in the medical equipment industry. From challenges like lack of regulatory systems to its new found potential of manufacturing indigenous products on a large scale, the summit successfully addressed discussions on new growth opportunities for the overall development of the sector.
Messe Frankfurt India announces Medical Device Innovation Summit to address growing demand for specialised medical equipment
As the nation continues its battle against Covid-19, together with the healthcare workers on the frontline, the pharma and medical device industries have been actively playing a crucial role and strengthening efforts to ensure best healthcare services and medical equipments. With India standing as the most prominent destination for medical tourism as well as a leading player in the global pharmaceuticals industry, demand for specialized, high-tech medical equipment is expected to surge.
Media Expo announces new dates for its New Delhi edition
India's leading exhibition for indoor and outdoor advertising & signage solutions – Media Expo has announced new dates for its New Delhi edition with an aim to help businesses reconnect and stay in sync with the rapidly changing business landscape in the advertising segment. While the organiser will continue to keep the industry connected through a series of interactive digital engagements, the trade fair will draw attention to new innovations in physical advertising.
LED Expo Mumbai announces new dates: Now to be held in May 2021
Occurring twice a year, LED Expo is the biggest and most trusted platform showcasing the entire value chain of lighting products and components in India. The show that was previously planned to take place from September 2020 has been cancelled in adherence to the advisory measures that are still in place by the Indian government. The show will now open its doors from 6 – 8 May 2021 in hall 4 at Bombay Exhibition Center Mumbai.
Messe Frankfurt India announces entry into virtual space through its first digital business platform for ‘ISH India powered by IPA’
Messe Frankfurt India together with the Indian Plumbing Association have mutually agreed to postpone the 2020 edition of ISH India powered by IPA and will be introducing ISH India Virtual powered by IPA - a new digital sourcing model for the industry. The digital business platform marks Messe Frankfurt India’s entry into the virtual space and will be a stepping stone for future planned hybrid events for the company in India.
Busworld India to open its doors in 2022
Taking into consideration the current state of affairs and caution advisories still in place by the Indian government, the organisers of Busworld India - Busworld International CVBA and Messe Frankfurt Trade Fairs India Pvt Ltd in consultation with stakeholders have decided to cancel the 2020 edition of the fair. In order to keep the industry updated with the changing business landscape in the bus & coach sector, the organisers will continue to host a series of virtual webinars and interactive events to keep the industry connected until its next edition in 2022.
Mumbai edition of Screen Print India to re-open doors alongside Gartex Texprocess India in March 2021
India’s leading exhibition for screen, textile, sublimation and digital printing technologies – Screen Print India has announced new dates for its Mumbai edition with a promise to keep the industry abreast with the rapidly changing business landscape in the screen-printing sector. The exhibition will be held in parallel with Gartex Texprocess India, from 19 – 21 March 2021 at the Bombay Exhibition Centre in Mumbai.
New dates announced for the maiden New Delhi edition of Screen Print India
With an aim to help businesses re-connect and strengthen their supply chains as they gradually re-open, Messe Frankfurt India has announced new dates for the 2020 edition of Screen Print India. The exhibition, which will mark its launch in New Delhi this year, will join the premier trade fair for the textile industry, Gartex Texprocess India, from 17 – 19 December 2020 at India Expo Mart, Delhi-NCR. Given the current global situation, the platform will play a key role in analysing market demand and where sectors like screen printing, textile printing, digital and sublimation are heading.
Gartex Texprocess India announces new dates for Delhi & Mumbai editions
With an objective to support the swift revival of the garment and textile industry, India’s most comprehensive exhibition on garment and textile manufacturing supply chain – Gartex Texprocess India is back with new dates for its Delhi and Mumbai editions. While the Delhi edition will take place from 17 – 19 December 2020 in Greater Noida, the Mumbai edition has been scheduled in March 2021.
Busworld India rescheduled to October 2020
With global trade and travel restrictions in the current situation, Busworld International CVBA and Messe Frankfurt India have jointly announced the postponement of Busworld India. Originally scheduled to be held in August 2020 at the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC) in Bengaluru, the trade fair will now take place from 6 – 8 October 2020 at the same venue.
ISH India powered by IPA 2020 postponed until September over coronavirus concerns
On account of the escalating global pandemic, Messe Frankfurt India together with the Indian Plumbing Association have mutually agreed to postpone ISH India powered by IPA 2020. Originally scheduled to be held from 7 – 9 May, 2020 at Bombay Exhibition Centre in Mumbai, the fair will now take place from 18 – 20 September 2020 at the same venue.
LED Expo’s Mumbai edition postponed in light of public health concerns due to Coronavirus
Messe Frankfurt India, organiser of India’s biggest exhibition on LED lighting and technologies today announced that amid the uncertainty caused by the evolving Covid-19 situation, the Mumbai edition of LED Expo, will not go ahead as scheduled in May 2020. The decision, which is strongly supported by all stakeholders, comes in the wake of Indian government closing inter-state and international borders and announcing a nation-wide lockdown to reduce the risk of further spread of coronavirus. The Mumbai edition will now take place from 18 – 20 September 2020 at the Bombay Exhibition Centre.
Gartex Texprocess India’s Mumbai launch postponed due to escalating Covid-19 concerns
The magnitude of public health and safety issues posed by the rapidly escalating COVID-19 outbreaks have led to the postponement of Gartex Texprocess India, which was slated to make its debut in Mumbai next week. The cooperation partner of Gartex Texprocess India, Denim Manufacturers Association, and its exhibitors strongly support this move. The Delhi edition continues to be on schedule from 21 – 23 August 2020.
Co-located Paperworld India, Corporate Gifts Show, Interior Lifestyle India and Interior Lifestyle India presented by Ambiente India postponed to 21 – 23 January 2021
In view of the intensifying spread of Covid-19 across the globe and the precautionary travel restrictions put in place by the Indian Government, Messe Frankfurt India together with Gifts & Accessories, the Exhibition Division of Netlink Solutions (India) Ltd have decided to postpone the four co-located fairs – Paperworld India, Corporate Gifts Show, Interior Lifestyle India and Interior Lifestyle India presented by Ambiente India, slated for March 2020. Having received a definitive industry feedback in support of this decision, the co-located fairs will now take place from 21 – 23 January 2021 at the Bombay Exhibition Centre in Mumbai.
Messe Frankfurt India announces launch of Screen Print India 2020 - New Delhi edition
Messe Frankfurt India, the leading trade fair organiser has announced the Screen Print India 2020 - New Delhi debut edition. The trade fair will be held from 21 – 23 August 2020 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi concurrently with yet another premier trade fair Gartex Texprocess India.
Messe Frankfurt India employees set to run TATA Mumbai Marathon in support of ‘Habitat for Humanity India’
Starting the year on a positive note, the employees of Messe Frankfurt India are gearing up for the Tata Mumbai Marathon 2020 to support the cause of Habitat for Humanity India – which will support the construction and rehabilitation of new homes to low income, marginalised families across India. Out of 100 employees in the Mumbai office of the Indian subsidiary, 41 employees will take part in the TATA Mumbai Marathon which is slated to take place on 19th January 2020.
Messe Frankfurt India and ELCOMA announce strategic merger of India’s biggest lighting shows – LED Expo and Light India
Messe Frankfurt India, the organisers of LED Expo and Light India (which is organised in association with ELCOMA, the apex body of the lighting industry) have mutually decided to merge the Delhi editions of the two biggest lighting trade shows. The strategic move will create the biggest platform for the business of lighting in the country, titled “Light + LED Expo India 2020”.
Messe Frankfurt acquires license to organise Busworld in India, further strengthening its mobility segment
Messe Frankfurt Trade Fairs India Pvt Ltd, the Indian subsidiary of the Group, has acquired the license to organise Busworld - the world’s leading B2B exhibition for the bus and coach sector from Busworld International CVBA. The agreement strengthens Messe Frankfurt’s position as the leading exhibition organiser for the mobility segment. Busworld India 2020, the 9th edition in the series, will be organised in Bengaluru.
Messe Frankfurt India hosts the Fitness extravaganza of the year in New Delhi
Fitness Excellence Awards (FEA) 2019 brought together the biggest personalities from the fitness community for a night to celebrate outstanding contribution to the industry. While fitness gurus enjoyed the evening, awards and felicitations were flowing their way. The event also saw the launch of the world’s first non-alcoholic Protein Beer by German brand – JoyBräu and a book-launch by Rajat Behl.
Messe Frankfurt India announces E-waste Collection Drive on World Environment Day
With Global Exhibition Day and World Environment Day being celebrated internationally on 5th June 2019, Messe Frankfurt Trade Fairs India has announced an E-Waste Collection Drive at their headquarters in Mumbai with an aim to spread major awareness about the lesser known hazards of electronic waste generated in the city.
Messe Frankfurt India announces strategic re-organization of its consumer goods portfolio in India
In a strategic re-organization of its trade fair assets in India, Messe Frankfurt Trade Fairs India has announced the consolidation and relocation of its consumer goods portfolio – with leading brands coming together under one roof. The first combined edition of Interior Lifestyle India, Paperworld India and Corporate Gifts Show will take place from 19 – 22 March 2020 in Mumbai.
Messe Frankfurt India and MEX Exhibitions enter into a strategic alliance to create an integrated business platform for textile sector
With portfolio expansion and future development of the industry in sight, the organisers of Texprocess India and Gartex India have entered into a strategic alliance to form a unified industry platform ‘Gartex Texprocess India’. The event will be part of Messe Frankfurt’s Texpertise Network leveraging on the group’s strong global network and expertise in the sector.
Messe Frankfurt India enter into strategic partnership with CREDAI-MCHI for the International Elevator & Escalator Expo 2020
Stepping into 2019, Messe Frankfurt India has amped up its building technology portfolio and entered into a strategic partnership with MCHI-CREDAI for one of its flagship fairs - IEE Expo. The alliance aims to play a key role in providing real estate developers and builders access to intelligent transportation technologies, serving as a competitive sourcing hub.
Messe Frankfurt expands in India with new strategic alliances
In a further bid to expand its footprint, Messe Frankfurt Trade Fairs India Pvt Ltd, the German group’s Indian subsidiary, announced that it has entered into a strategic alliance with Gifts & Accessories, the Exhibition Division of Netlink Solutions (India) Ltd, a public limited corporation listed with Bombay Stock Exchange for the Stationery & Write Show, Corporate Gifts Show and Houseware & Kitchenware Show. Messe Frankfurt Trade Fairs India Pvt Ltd marking its 20th anniversary in India this year, now holds 22 trade fairs and 35 conferences in its portfolio.
Globally renowned textile care forum, Texcare marks its launch in India
Texcare – the world’s leading brand for modern textile care marked its entry in India through a dedicated forum on laundry, cleaning and textile rentals organised by Messe Frankfurt India and Virtual Info Systems. The conference that was scheduled on 20 January 2018 at Bombay Exhibition Centre alongside the Laundrex exhibition in Mumbai, successfully brought important decision makers, potential investors and enthusiastic trade professionals together under one roof from leading countries around the world.
Messe Frankfurt announces acquisition of India’s largest Fitness event
Messe Frankfurt Trade Fairs India Pvt Ltd, the Indian subsidiary of the Group, has announced the acquisition of Fitex India, the largest fitness and health event on the subcontinent. The acquisition which was announced today gives Messe Frankfurt ownership of Fitex India trade fair, previously owned and organised by Haryana-based trade fair company Smart Events. The two companies join forces to create a power-packed platform for the fitness, health, nutrition and wellness solutions for the Indian market.