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Upcoming Events in India

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2nd Edition of PLEXCONNECT 2024 promises a grander showcase of India's vast plastic processing industries, innovation, quality and commitment to become a global leader in plastics.

7th - 9th June, 2024, Hall No. 2 & 3, NESCO, Goregaon, Mumbai


8th India International Footwear Fair (IIFF) 2024

The 8th edition of India International Footwear Fair (IIFF) Delhi - 2024 will have on display Footwear, Machinery & Equipment, Technology, Compounds, Raw- Material, Footwear Components, Synthetic Materials- PVC/PU, Chemicals, Soles, Fabrics, and Leather Products & Accessories.

The event provides an opportunity to the trade and Industry to showcase their products and finalize their business with national and International Buyers. More than 20,000 business visitors are expected to visit the fair this time

Last year's edition witnessed foreign participation from different countries, including Afghanistan, Australia , Bangladesh, China, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Germany, Hong Kong, Iran, Italy, Mexico, Nepal, South Korea, Sri Lanka, etc.

8th-9th August 2024 at Bharat Mandapam, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.




10TH international Pharmaceutical Exhibition



18th-20th August 2024, location: IEML Knowledge Park, Greater Noida Expressway, Delhi-NCR


Global Fintech Fest 2024


The Global Fintech Fest (GFF) stands as a beacon of innovation and collaboration in the ever-evolving landscape of financial technology. Organized annually by the Payments Council of India (PCI), the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI), and the Fintech Convergence Council (FCC), GFF has transcended its inception in 2020 to become the preeminent gathering of fintech visionaries and thought leaders worldwide. As we gear up for the fifth anniversary celebration of the Global Fintech Fest in 2024, it's imperative to reflect on the journey that has led us here and chart a course for the future of finance.

Over the past four years, GFF has established itself as not just a conference but a catalyst for change in the fintech ecosystem. With hundreds of sessions comprising keynotes, panel discussions, fireside chats, and a myriad of interactive events, GFF has fostered a culture of collaboration, innovation, and knowledge exchange. From showcasing cutting-edge fintech innovations to facilitating investment pitches, workshops, and hackathons, GFF has been at the forefront of driving meaningful dialogue and action in the fintech space.

Central to the ethos of GFF is the Global Fintech Awards (GFA), an esteemed recognition of exceptional initiatives and contributions in the fintech domain by individuals and enterprises from across the globe. The GFA serves as a testament to the transformative power of fintech and celebrates those who are pushing the boundaries of innovation and excellence.



August 28th-30th, 2024 at Jio World Convention Center, Mumbai, India



10th edition of International Pharmaceutical (iPHEX) 2024


iPHEX is an initiative of the Ministry of Commerce to position “India as Pharmacy of the World” and showcase the entire spectrum of the pharmaceuticals and healthcare sector to the world. The exhibition has now become an integral part of the annual business plan of exhibitors and business visitors globally.

Over 360 Indian companies from the Pharma and healthcare sector would be exhibiting their products and services. The exhibition attracts over 20000 domestic visitors as well.

The exhibition will be showcasing the products and services of the following segments:


Being positioned as a show to promote India’s pharma exports, focused B2B Sessions have been one of the major attractions and one of the most unique feature which sets this exhibition apart in an entirely different league among so many trade shows worldwide.

August 28th – 30th 2024, IEML Knowledge Park II, Greater Noida Expressway, Delhi-NCR, India

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Reverse Buyer – Seller Meet during KIDS INDIA 2024 Exhibition

The Sports Goods Export Promotion Council (SGEPC) is organizing an International B2B Meet during “KIDS INDIA” exhibition in September 2024.

KIDS INDIA exhibition is organized by Spielwarenmesse India Pvt. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Spielwarenmesse eG, Germany, that organizes the world's largest fair on toys, hobby and leisure products. The exhibition has gained its reputation as one of the most prominent toy sourcing shows worldwide since its launch in 2013, providing a platform to establish contact with the decision-makers from the wholesale/ retail trade chains and specialist trade.

Every business delegate (hosted buyer) is required to mandatorily register online via https://forms.gle/6JxD9Rb85kvkoUTv9.

12th -14th September, 2024 at the Jio World Convention Centre, Mumbai


World Food India 2024

The event focuses on the potential of food processing sector in transforming India as the food basket of the world, introducing the world to rich Indian food culture as well as measures adopted by the government for promoting and channelising investments in food processing subsegments, including backward linkages, food processing equipment, processing related R&D, cold chain storage solutions, start-ups, logistic & retail chains, encompassing the entire food processing value chain.  The first edition of World Food India was launched in 2017.  The second edition was organised in November 2023 coinciding with the International Year of Millets.  The third edition of the World Food India 2024 is scheduled in October, 2024 at New Delhi.

19th -22th September 2024 at Bharat Mandapan, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi

World Food India - Key Details


State of Uttar Pradesh is the most populous state making it the single largest market in India. With policies fostering inclusive, sustainable and balance development, the state is aiming to achieve 1 trillion economy by 2027.

And encouraged by the success of the first edition last year, the Government of Uttar Pradesh is organising the Second Edition of “UP INTERNATIONAL TRADE SHOW (UPITS)”. The 5 day event seeks to provide a B2B and B2C platform for companies for showcasing and sourcing their products and services, network with potential partners and explore business opportunities in the region. Exhibitors will have the chance to connect with foreign and Indian buyers, buying agents and visitors.

25th- 29th September 2024 at India Expo Centre & Mart, Greater Noida


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58th Edition of IHGF Delhi Fair (Autumn) 2024

The IHGF Delhi Fair (Autumn) 2024 is amongst world's largest fairs on home, lifestyle, fashion, furnishing and furniture.  It presents a very comprehensive selection with a choice of over 2000 product lines and more than 300 trends across 12 distinct product categories for the international buyers covering importers, wholesalers, retail chains and design professionals.

57th edition organised in February 2024 saw participation of global audience with over 3000 exhibitors from across India and overseas buyers from 112 countries like USA,  United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium, Spain, Italy, South Africa, Japan, China, Korea, Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Russia, Middle East and many more. Visitors lauded the unmatched winning combination of incredible choices and credible quality of products on display at the fair.

The IHGF Delhi Fair (Autumn) 2024 will present a very comprehensive selection comprising 14 meticulously curated segments and a choice of over 2000 products and more than 300 trend specific design developments define this show for the international buyers covering importers, wholesalers, retail chains and design professionals.

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16th – 20th October 2024 at India Expo Centre & Mart, Greater Noida, Delhi NCR

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WOFX - World Furniture Expo 2024

WOFX is India’s premier international B2B trade show dedicated to the furniture + design marketplace. Conceived & implemented as an industry platform wherein the entire furniture + design marketplace from India and across the globe, can converge, connect, collaborate, generate business, exchange market knowledge and information, network for fresh ideas and demonstrate innovations. WOFX enables global and local companies to expand into India’s vast market and showcase their products to a global audience of brands, as well as leading importers, distributors, real estate developers, retail chains (offline and online), industry professionals, buyers and decision-makers from India, South Asia, and beyond.

12th -14th December, 2024 at Bombay Exhibition Center, Mumbai, India

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16th edition of PRINTPACK INDIA


Indian Printing Packaging & Allied Machinery Manufacturers’ Association is organising India's premier Printing & Packaging Machinery Exhibition PRINTPACK INDIA. The exhibition promises to be a pinnacle moment for all industry decision-makers and enthusiasts. It stands as one of Asia's largest expositions in the printing Industry, featuring a convergence of domestic and international industry luminaries.



1st to 5th February, 2025 at India Expo Centre in Greater Noida, National Capital Region.


3rd Global Textile Technology and Engineering Show (GTTES 2025)


A remarkable exhibition showcasing the needs of the Textile Industry, an exclusive forum to explore the fascinating world of textiles through stunning displays, interactive installations, and thought-provoking artwork. It is an opportunity to immerse yourself in creativity and inspiration.

The exhibition promises to be an unforgettable journey and it is dedicated to magnifying the business and trade for Textile Machinery Manufacturers, through interaction with agents/dealers not only from India but also from across the Globe. It serves as a platform for companies to demonstrate their products, network with potential clients and partners, and stay updated on industry trends of Textile Business.The textile industry also accounts for 13% of industrial production, 2.3% of GDP, and 12% of foreign exchange inflows into the nation. India has a 4% share of the global trade in textile and apparel.

GTTES Event typically showcase the latest innovations, technologies and advancements for Textile Machinery Manufacturers and contribute a major stake to the Indian Economy and provides direct employment to over 45 million people.



21st - 23rd February 2025 at Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre, Mumbai, India


16th Edition of ELECRAMA-2025


7th Reverse Buyer-Seller Meet concurrently with ELECRAMA-2025

Indian Electrical & Electronics Manufacturers’ Association (IEEMA) is the apex association of manufacturers of electrical, industrial electronics and allied equipment in India. Founded in 1948, IEEMA is the first ISO certified industry association with 950+ member organisatios encompassing the complete value chain in power generation, transmission and distribution equipment.

IEEMA is organising the 16th Edition of ELECRAMA, the flagship showcase of the Global Electrical Industry and the largest gathering of the power sector ecosystem in the world. From source to socket and all points in between, ELECRAMA unites the whole range of solutions that power the earth, offering unparalleled thought leadership forums for everything electric, including technical conclaves, in addition to equipment and technology industrial gatherings.

7th Reverse Buyer-Sellers Meet is the biggest meeting place to source electrical products and components, build partnerships, explore technological tie-ups in India.

22nd - 26th February 2025, at the India Expo Mart, Greater Noida, India