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A file photo from MACH AUTO EXPO 2014

Date Book January 2015

Have a product to showcase? Want to learn what your rivals are up to? Here’s a list of trade fairs you shouldn’t miss in January and February 2015



Traffic infra tech expo

January 7-9, New Delhi

TrafficInfraTech is India’s premier integrated international show on traffic management/infrastructure, safety/security, ITS, parking, tolling, MRT and environment. The fourth edition of the show will be held at the NSIC exhibition complex in New Delhi and provide an opportunity to the traffic industry to showcase, see and understand the latest in traffic management technologies and systems for safe and rapid public mobility.


Vibrant Gujarat 2015

January 11-13, Gandhinagar, Gujarat

The seventh edition of the Vibrant Gujarat Summit will focus on innovation, sustainability, youth & skill development, knowledge sharing and networking. The summit is an ideal convergence for other states and other countries to showcase their strengths, highlight business opportunities, facilitate knowledge dissemination etc. It also provides an attractive opportunity to its participants to understand the potential of Gujarat in various sectors. Besides, it provides platform to interact with policymakers, industry leaders, and renowned academicians from all over the world.


Food & Grocery forum

January 14-16, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Food and Grocery Forum India is the only event in India where the entire community of food and grocery retailers and food service operators come together to be part of the process of defining the future of this industry. It’s the only opportunity for modern retail, progressive grocers, food service operators, from across India, to identify new trends, discuss new ideas, witness latest innovations, view a wide range of products, specific to the industry, to drive consumption and stay relevant for future.


Indian Ceramics 2015

January 21-23, Ahmedabad, Gujarat

In its 10th edition in 2015, India Ceramics is expected to attract 7,000 visitors and more than 175 exhibitors this year. Since last year, the event is being organised by MMI India, a subsidiary of Messe Muenchen GmbH, one of the leading trade fair organisers in the world. A one stop shop for all your ceramic industry needs, Indian Ceramics covers the whole spectrum of the ceramic industry, from materials to technology.


Food Pro Tec 2015

January 23-25, Erode, Tamil Nadu

Food Pro Tec 2015 is expected to provide a platform for interface between the food technology sector and the food industry and is a destination for both investors and exporters in the field of fruits, vegetables, spice processing, bakery, hotel, dairy and milk, packaging and canning, bottled water and drinks, cold storage and warehousing, logistics and food retail.



February 5-10, Ganndhinagar, Gujarat

In its 9th edition this year, PLASTINDIA 2015 is expected to be the biggest one till date and is expected to consolidate its position as one of the largest pure plastics exhibitions on the global plastics scene. Expected to bring together about 1,50,000 business visitors and 2,000 top class exhibitors from across 40 nations, at a showcase extending across 1,25,000, it will truly be a staggering platform and opportunity for Indian plastics.


Mach Auto Expo 2015

February 13-16, Ludhiana

This year, Mach auto expo is stepping into its fourth edition and is being organised in Ludhiana from the 13th to the 16th February. In a short span of time, this premier event has acclaimed credibility worldwide being unique and trustworthy. The event focuses on engineering industry, machine tools, automation technology, auto parts and allied products. Last year, the event had attracted over 200 participants, 30,000 visitors, with 1,500 products being displayed in six pavilions.



Atlanta Boat Show

January 15-18, Atlanta, USA

One of US’ premier boat shows, Atlanta Boat Show is celebrating its 52nd year this year and is one of the best places to see and buy boats, gears and accessories. Hundreds of new boats, including powerboats, center consoles, ski boats and personal watercraft, and booths showcasing the latest in engines, marine gear, electronics and accessories are expected to fill the Georgia World Congress Center between the 15th and the 18th of January. The four-day event is also a once-a-year opportunity to compare models, secure insurance and financing and gear up with the latest accessories all at one time and at one place.



January 19-22, Moscow, Russia

For 16 years, Mosshoes has established itself as the main exhibition platform for communication of the footwear industry, reflecting the trends in the world footwear industry. Among regular participants of the exhibitions are 500 leading companies manufacturing shoes, bags and accessories from more than 27 countries of the world, such as Italy, Germany, Turkey, Poland, France, Great Britain, Spain, Portugal China, Finland, Austria, Brazil, Vietnam, Slovenia and CIS countries. An extensive business programme is also being held within the exhibition.



January 26-28, Montpellier, France

Established 20 years back by a group of organic winemakers in Languedoc-Roussillon, belonging to the inter-professional association Sudvinbio, the trade show takes place every year in January and is devoted exclusively to organic wines in accordance with European regulations in force. Hence, only certified organic wines (AB - Agriculture Biologique) are admitted to the exhibition. The unique aspect of this exhibition is that each exhibitor has exactly the same equipment to present their wines – a table, two chairs, a white tablecloth, a spittoon, tasting glasses, ice and a display since the organisers believe it is a competition to judge and compare wines, not a competition on the exhibition techniques of wines.


World of Concrete 2015

February 3-6, Las Vegas, USA

Expected to be the largest show in over six years, with 6,30,000 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor space, this year’s event is expected to see the participation of 1,300 participants. The concrete industry’s only annual international event designed specifically for commercial concrete and masonry professionals, World of Concrete  features innovative tools, construction machinery, construction equipment and unlimited networking opportunities.


Pure London

February 8-10, London, UK

Pure London is a collective of buyers, influencers, retail and trend experts, dynamic brands and media curators from over 64 countries. Gathering twice a year in London, it is UK’s definitive fashion trade show for premium, fashion-forward, trendsetting brands and designers from around the world.


Africa Energy Indaba

February 17-18, Johannesburg, South Africa

An exhibitor answering the queries of visitors at the last edition of Africa Energy Indaba


The Africa Energy Indaba receives global recognition as the foremost African energy event for energy professionals from across the globe. Adopted by World Energy Council (WEC) as the African regional event of the WEC and presented by South African National Energy Association, Africa Energy Indaba is supported by African Union and NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency, giving it an incredible amount of support and endorsement. The conference is also the forum for delegates to debate and exchange solutions to Africa’s energy challenges, whilst the exhibition is a significant marketplace for African & international stakeholders looking for business in Africa.