Mumbai: From the house of Hannover Messe, the world’s largest exhibition for hi-tech engineering and manufacturing technologies, India’s WIN INDIA edition will bring together a combination of 3 industrial trade fairs – IA India(Industrial Automation INDIA), presenting a comprehensive range of products and technologies for factory, process and industrial building automation; MDA INDIA(Motion Drive & Automation), comprising products in Hydraulics & Pneumatics and Mechanical power transmission and CeMAT INDIA, showcasing technologies in material handling, logistics and warehousing solutions. The current shows, scheduled to be held from 1-3 December, 2016 at the centrally located MMRDA Grounds, Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai, will showcase more than 350+ exhibitors, presenting various new products and innovations in the manufacturing domain.
Few of the companies that will participate in this year’s IA India & MDA India are Siemens, Robert Bosch Engineering, Festo, Camozzi, Larsen & Turbo, Rittal, Nord Systems, Pilz India, Intouch, Concord Hydraulics Pvt Ltd, ABM Drivers India, Eppinger, Ningbo Degson etc. CeMAT India will see participation from Jungheinrich Lift Trucks India, Godrej & Boyce Mfg. Co. Ltd, Mahindra Logistics, Curtis Instruments India Pvt Ltd, Exide Industries Ltd, NASH Robotics & Automation Pvt Ltd, Speed-O-Controls Pvt Ltd etc.
Mehul Lanvers-Shah, MD of Hannover Milano Fairs India, said, “With India’s strength of human resources, strong base of entrepreneurship, and a robust and growing domestic demand, the manufacturing industry in India is about to see transformation. CeMAT India, IA India and MDA India will provide cross sector engineering platforms for enterprise and user industries to interact, creating a complete solution marketplace. These three concurrent shows of WIN INDIA 2016 will pave the way towards India’s ‘Make In India’ vision, bringing together world-class technologies and machinery from India and across the globe.”
With the objective of bringing industrial associations together and to work jointly towards the development of various manufacturing fields, CeMAT India will bring in SIMHEM (Society of Indian Materials Handling Equipments Manufacturers), an association of India’s top Material Handling manufacturers and Institute of Supply Chain Management to bring about innovation and new technology in the manufacturing of Material Handling equipment and Supply Chain Management in India. IA and MDA will partner with FPSI (Fluid Power Society of India), VDMA (German Engineering Association), AIA (Automation India Association) and Indian Vacuum Society. Apart from these, WIN INDIA will also witness partnerships with associations such as SME Chambers of Commerce, Bombay Industries Associations, Bombay Small Scale Industries Association and Bombay Goods Transport Association.
Further, Industrial Automation India will be organizing its successful skill development programme ‘Automation Training Zone’ along with AIA (Automation India Association), supporting the Govt. of India’s vision of ‘Skills India’. As a part of MDA India, a special pavilion on Compressed Air &Vacuum Technology(CAVT) will present an opportunity for exhibitors to showcase their strengths & specialties to qualified sets of buyers from the mechanical and plant engineering industries as well as the automobile industry.
WIN INDIA 2016 will also hold various workshops and conference programmes parallel to the exhibition showcase such as:
a) India Intralogistics’ & Supply Chain Conference, organized by Institute of Supply Chain Management (ISCM), a 2 day conference program to discuss the strategic impact of Intralogistics 4.0, the future of supply chain.
b) Masterclass for Supply Chain Professionals, organized by ISCM, which will be a one day training program for Supply Chain Professionals on the future of warehousing industry.
b) MDA FORUM, organized by VDMA, will focus on innovations and trends in the Hydraulics and Pneumatics sector.
c) Vacuum Technology Workshop, organized by Indian Vacuum Society. A workshop aimed at helping professionals in the vacuum technology sector to upgrade their knowledge and skills.
Apart from this, various networking programmes have been built for exhibitors and visitors to connect such as Meet the Manufacturers and FPSI CEO Conclave,along with an award felicitation programme, ‘IPF Industry Excellence Awards’,for categories such as ‘Product Excellence’ and ‘Fastest Growing Manufacturing Company’.
At the WIN INDIA 2015 edition, the Department of Heavy Industry, Government of India co-partnered with the show to promote India’s high tech engineering and capital goods manufacturing industry as a part of the ‘Make In India’ campaign and brought together various PSUs, stakeholders, private enterprises etc. More than 300+ exhibitors from 21 countries had participated last year, and was attended by 9,400+ decision makers and buyers.WIN INDIA is organized by Hannover Milano Fairs India Pvt Ltd, Deutsche Messe’s subsidiary in India, and belongs to Deutsche Messe’s HANNOVER MESSE Worldwide portfolio, which includes events in Brazil, China, Italy, Turkey, and the United States.