“Build Fair Alliance” in India
Messe Frankfurt and NürnbergMesse join forces with leading Indian organisations: The new trade fair "ISH India powered by IPA" will be launched in India by 2017.
Two of the world’s most renowned exhibition organisers, Messe Frankfurt and NürnbergMesse have joined forces with leading Indian organisations such as Indian Plumbing Association (IPA), Indian Society of Heating and Refrigeration Engineers (ISHRAE) and Fire & Security Association of India (FSAI). From 2017 onwards ‘ISH India powered by IPA’ will be a part of the new established “Build Fair Alliance” in India, alongside with existing leading fairs, organized by NürnbergMesse India, targeting building technologies such as ACREX India (23 to 25 February 2017), FENSTERBAU FRONTALE INDIA (FFI) and – 2017 for the first time – FIRE & SECURITY INDIA EXPO (FSIE). “ISH India powered by IPA is another important step in our internationalization strategy and will strengthen our presence in one of the world´s most important growth regions. With our ISH Brand we have been active in Asia for many years now. This proves for example, the twenty year consist of ISH China & CIHE or even the somewhat younger success story of ISH Shanghai & CIHE. The biennial ISH event in Frankfurt, Germany, is held from 14 till 18 March 2017, with around 2.400 exhibitors and almost 200.000 visitors it is the world’s leading trade fair in its sector”, says Wolfgang Marzin, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Messe Frankfurt.
Messe Frankfurt’s portfolio in India already includes leading brands in the lighting, energy conservation and automation sectors such as Light India, LED Expo, Watertech India, Wastetech India, Cleantech India, SPS Automation India, Control India & Motek India. Early this year, the company announced its plans of launching the Electrical Building Technology India targeting the home automation and building technology sector as well as the acquisition of the International Elevator and Escalator Expo, thus expanding the presence of its technology platforms within pivotal segments of city planning. NürnbergMesse stands among one of the largest trade fair companies in the world covering around 120 national and international trade fairs and congresses at the Nuremberg location and worldwide. Its portfolio of fairs in India includes leading and very niche show with leading Indian Industry Associations. ACREX India, FFI and FSIE in the sector of Construction and allied industries. BIOFACH INDIA covering Organic Food, Textiles & Wellness, ALUCAST covering the sector of Aluminium Pressure Die Casting. PAINTINDIA and HPCI/CCC India in sectors like Coatings and Speciality Care Chemicals, POWDER & BULK SOLIDS INDIA covering Bulk Material Handling, Powder Process & Automation.
Making its debut in 2017, ‘ISH India powered by IPA’ will place strong emphasis on integrated room automation, advanced kitchen and bathroom solutions, water metering and plumbing installation technologies. While ACREX India will return with its focus on HVAC&R and building engineering services, FENSTERBAU FRONTALE INDIA will showcase the latest developments from the world of doors, windows and facades and FIRE & SECURITY INDIA EXPO, on the other hand, will cover solutions in building fire protection and safety technologies. Together with NürnbergMesse India “Build Fair Alliance” envisions to meet the Indian government’s development vision for smart cities by enabling collaborations and knowledge sharing with building technology players.