Kochi: Leading government organizations and globally renowned electrical and allied products companies will showcase their products and latest technology at ELEX 2017, the electrical engineering expo to be organised at Kochi’s CIAL Trade Fair and Exhibition Centre from December 13 to 15.
Some of the companies who will be showcasing their products and technologies at ELEX 2017 include Autokast, ISRO, KMRL, DRDO, KINFRA, Anert, Telk, Keltron, Cochin Shipyard, Kochi Metro, Kohler, Compaq, Transfix, V-Guard, Traco Cables, QWave, Navalt, Siemens, Hitachi, Crompton Greaves, and Finolex.
The theme for the expo, the flagship event of Kerala Government-owned Kerala Electrical and Allied Engineering Products (KEL) is ‘Powering Future Kerala’. The event will also include a three-day technical conference where top bureaucrats, eminent technologists, technical experts and top executives from leading organizations will deliberate discussions on the future and trends in the electrical engineering field in Indian and Kerala specifically.
The conference will discuss topics such as Global Experience on Energy Efficiency and Climate Change; Elevating Industrial Energy Efficiency in Kerala; Case Studies on Energy Management in Industries; Best Practices for Industrial Energy Efficiency; Equipment and Goods – Present Scenario and Export Opportunities; DRDO – Industry Interface and Transfer of Technology; and Powering God’s Own Country with Sun, and the like.
Col. Shaji M Varghese, Managing Director, KEL said, “The event is being held in Kerala since Kerala is one of the most advanced and developed states in the country which has also recently become one of the highly sought after investment hubs globally. Since many massive projects are also coming up in Kerala and other parts of India, an event like ELEX 2017 will bring a lot of focus to Kerala made electrical and allied products especially in the global market. Moreover this event will be a great opportunity for engineering students to understand the latest trends and technologies in the electrical and allied products field globally through the various sessions planned at the event.”
“ELEX 2017 is a one-stop shop for all forms of electrical and allied products and equipment for all the major projects that is happening in the State and across the country. We have got some eminent speakers for the conference to deliberate and work out the way forward for the electrical and allied products industry in India and the expo will showcase the latest technological advancements that will pave way for the growth of the sector in India,” Prasad K Chakrapani, Associate Director, SPB Associates, said. SPB Associates, a consortium formed by Meroform India Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi, Fair Act Exhibitions & Events LLP, Mumbai and Taurus Business Corporation, Thiruvananthapuram, is in charge of the Event Marketing and Co- ordination of ELEX 2017.