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Posted on: August 10, 2017 | Back | Print


Two commercial events - INDIA PHARMA 2018 & INDIA MEDICAL DEVICE 2018 exhibition are being held at Bangalore International Exhibition Center, Bengaluru, State of Karnataka, India on 15-17 February 2018. The events are being organized by Department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Government of India in association with the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI).

          India is an attractive investment destination in the Pharma and Medical devices sectors. Both events will afford opportunities to bring FDI inflow to new areas such as R&D and clinical trials through JVs with Indian manufacturers as also bring in best practices from around the world. These events will have participation from Pharma Formulation and Bulk Drugs, Machinery and Technology segments of the Pharmaceutical industry and will provide ample opportunities for the participating companies to explore new business avenues during the event. These events will provide a platform to the global investment community to connect with stakeholders in the Pharma sector in India, Central and State Governments, leading business leaders and top executives from the Industry, academia and experts from around the world.

          The 2nd edition of the event held in February 2017 witnessed over 275 exhibitors from the Pharmaceuticals and Medical Device sectors and hosted Buyers from over 24 countries. International Drug Regulators from 8 countries and 29 Embassy/High Commission officials apart from 10,000 Business visitors visited the event during the 3 days.

          The 3rd edition will have the following components:

-         Exhibition

-         Conference

-         Reverse Buyer Seller Meet

-         International Regulators Meet

-         Investors Meet

-         CEOs Forum with the Hon’ble Minister

-         India Pharma & India Medical Device Awards

The Embassy of India is glad to inform that the hosted Foreign Delegates will be provided with hotel accommodation (including breakfast, lunch & dinner) with two way transfer between airport and hotel in India as per their flight itinerary. Form of registration for the participants is attached.

More details about the two events are available at: India Pharma 2018:www.indiapharmaexpo.in; - India Medical Device 2018: www.indiamediexpo.in. Further queries on the above two events can also be obtained from the Nodal Officers whose contact details are given below:


Mr.Kamal Bharadwaj

Deputy Director, Trade Fairs, FICCI

Tel.No. +91 11 2348 7494

Mobile No.: 91 98 9939 2930

Email: kamal.bhardwaj@ficci.com


          Mr. Digvijay Nath

          Commercial Representative

          Embassy of India


          E-mail: hoc.antananarivo@mea.gov.in

          Mobile: 00 261 331512248

          Mr. Rakotoson Andriamanana Haitingatsiry

          Commercial Assistant

Embassy of India


          E-mail : com1.aanarivo@mea.gov.in

          Mobile: 033 12 148 83

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