Messe Muenchen India opened the 18th edition of electronica India and productronica India that is scheduled for September 14 – 16, 2017 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. At the inaugural ceremony, the opening keynote was carried out by Payal Kaul, Vice President, Invest India, in the presence of Dr. Ajay Kumar, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, who is the chief guest of the event. Attending key dignitaries at the occasion included Vikram Desai, President ELCINA, Guruprasad Mudlapur, Managing Director, Bosche Automotive Electronics India and Falk Senger, Managing Director of Messe Muenchen, GmbH.
The trade fairs gather global and domestic exhibitors, consultants, business experts and key government officials on one platform to explore latest technologies and new products. In the next two days, visitors will also deliberate on key opportunities and challenges pertaining to electronic components, systems, applications and production technologies.
Bhupinder Singh, CEO of Messe Muenchen India, emphasised that the trade fairs received good response on day one and he is confident that the same trend will follow in the next two days. “The trade fairs are closely knitted with the industry and this year have grown multifold since our last Delhi edition. We work closely with industry stakeholders to deliver quality events. This year, we commissioned EAC International Consulting to publish a market research report for the benefit of automotive electronics industry,” he further added.
The three-day fairs also included e-Automotive conference, CEO Forum and ‘India PCB Tech’ that followed the second day. Also, it featured a networking programme – Buyer Seller Forum wherein, more than 1,500 meetings are expected to take place.