Automation Expo is India’s biggest and South East Asia’s 2nd biggest Exhibition & Conference Programme, held annually in Mumbai – the commercial capital of India with easy access to a highly concentrated region of prime industrial hubs of Pune, Nashik, Aurangabad, Belgaum, Vadodara, Vapi, Ahmedabad, among others.
Since inception in the year 2002, Automation Expo – held biennially until 2010 and annually from 2011 – has consistently evolved as a top-of-the-class platform to showcase the world’s best automation technologies under one roof. The exhibition brings together the Who’s Who of the industry – Entrepreneurs, CEOs, Decision Makers, Technocrats, Government Officials, Startups and Technology Enthusiasts. Here professionals like fund managers and venture capitalists mingle with technology providers in one-to-one meetings seeking investment opportunities and explore possibilities of mergers & acquisitions (M&A) to create sustainable business models for the future.
A brainchild of Dr M Arokiaswamy, Founder & Managing Director, IED Communications Ltd, what began in the year 2002 in a small hall with just around 100 companies has today grown to a mega event attracting over 1000 participating companies spread across two halls at the sprawling Bombay Conference & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) at NSE Complex, Goregaon, Mumbai – a central location.
Held over four days usually in the month of August or September, the exhibition showcases the best of innovations from the field of Industry 4.0/IIoT, Process Automation & Control Systems, Factory Automation, Industrial Automation, Field Instrumentation, Smart Sensors & Controllers, Robotics & Machine Automation, Motors & Drives, Software Solutions, Bus Technologies, Wireless Technologies, Building Automation, Automation in Hydraulics & Pneumatics, Automation in Renewable Energy and Safety & Security Systems, etc.
Among the exhibitors are leading automation companies from around the world, including Ametek Instruments, Autonics Automation, B&R Industrial Automation, Baumer India, BECKHOFF Automation, Chemtrols Industries, DEHN India, Dynalog India, EPLAN, Eppinger Tooling, FARO Technologies, Forbes Marshall, HMS Industrial Networks, Honeywell – Sensing & Productivity Solutions, igus, InnoVista Sensors, Jaibalaji Controlgears, JUMO India, Lenze Mechatronics, Maxon Precision Motor, PVR Controls, Parker Hannifin (I) Pvt Ltd, Pepperl & Fuchs, Phoenix Contact, Rotork Controls, Rockwin Flowmeter India Pvt Ltd, Sude Engineering Group, SDTork Controls Pvt Ltd, Shavo Norgren (I) Pvt Ltd, Smoothflow Meters, UL Group, VEGA India and many others.
Automation Expo is now poised to showcase more futuristic technologies and innovation like never before. The 14th edition of the show will be held at Halls 1 and 2 of BCEC from 25th to 28th September 2019, in Mumbai, India. The 14th edition of the show is expected to get more than 50,000 visitors from various industries such as Oil & Gas, Automobiles, Pharmaceutical, Food Processing, Fertilizers and Chemicals, Cement, Glass, OEMs, Electrical and Electronics and many other automation technology users and solutions providers.
The Vision of Dr M. Arokiaswamy, Managing Director, IED Communications Ltd, the brain behind this mega exhibition is, “Our journey since 2002 has been a highly successful one considering the global participation in the event every year. Today, there is a pressing need
for every Industry in India to acquire technology based on automation to participate in the global competition. Therefore, we endeavour that through our expo as a platform, we are able to transform India as the leader of global Automation technology."
As Dr M Arokiaswamy says, “Automation is no longer an emerging trend or a cutting edge technology for the future. It is the reality we need to live with, here and now. Today there is a pressing need for every industry in India to embrace automation to take on global competition.”
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