CeBIT to debut in India in November 2014

Sharath Kumar
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BANGALORE, INDIA: Hannover Milano Fairs India Pvt Ltd, the Indian subsidiary company of the global joint venture of Deutsche Messe (Germany) and Fiera Milano Group (Italy), will organsie CeBIT, the world's leading B2B Business IT and ICT exhibtion in Bengaluru from 12 to 14 November 2014.


In addition to the trade show, CeBIT India will also bring to India the CeBIT Global Conferences Program of world leading conferences, workshops and keynotes from Global Thought Leaders. The theme for CeBIT India 2014 is "New perspectives in IT Business". The show will generate vital content on a range of topics around key technology trends - four forces that are changing the way the world does business today - Enterprise Mobility, Social, Big Data & Cloud Computing.

The show will focus on New Perspectives in IT Business for the Indian market and will provide a platform for IT Software, hardware and services solutions, ICT and Business Communication catering to various sectors and new technology demands. The event will seek to meet the objectives of:

- Generating sustainable growth for the Business IT and ICT industry in India

- Lead generation of new national and international business opportunities

- Driving new technology trends through inspiring content delivered by national and global thought leaders

- Showcasing the future of IT Business to global and national audiences

Since 1999 the CeBIT organizers Deutsche Messe AG ("German Trade Show, Inc.") have organized international Business IT and ICT shows outside of Germany bearing the CeBIT brand in Australia, Turkey and Brazil. With the sustained success and growth worldwide, Deutsche Messe AG will now bring CeBIT to India, tailor-made to suit the Indian IT industry needs and demands. The India event would be the only CeBIT show to be held in the Asia - Pacific region.


Commenting on the decision to host the show in India, Dr. Andreas Gruchow, Member of the Board, Deutsche Messe AG, said "India has a competitive advantage in the global IT market. It has a talented workforce, established IT/ITeS capabilities, strong IT policies, vibrant Startup community and a growing domestic economy that is propelling a rise in domestic demand for IT products and services. Deutsche Messe is the benchmark for lead generation worldwide, and we believe that this is the right time for CeBIT to enter the Indian economy as a facilitator of IT trade."

Says Mehul Lanvers-Shah, managing director, Hannover Milano Fairs India Pvt Ltd:" CeBIT India will focus on 4 key trends impacting the IT industry- Cloud, Social Media, Enterprise Mobility and Big Data. The show will aim to be a source of new ideas, display of local talent, showcase of latest trends and projects, driver of new business, meeting place for all sectors of the industry and solution provider to increasing sector demands. CeBIT India will act as an enabler and catalyst for growth in our Business IT and ICT market."

CeBIT India 2014 is designed to help attendees navigate the fast-changing technology landscape by putting the spotlight on innovative trends and current developments in the ICT industries. It provides comprehensive coverage in the following topic/sector clusters: Enterprise Content Management, ERP & Data Analysis, Web and Mobile Solutions, Research & Innovations, IT infrastructure and Data Centers, Security, Communication & Networks, and IT Services.