These co-located International Exhibitions and Conferences on HEAT TREAT SHOW (HTS) and MATERIALS ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY (MET), were held during October 12-14, 2016 at CIDCO Exhibition Centre, Vashi, Navi Mumbai.
The events were inaugurated by Mr. Manohar Parrikar, Hon'ble Defence Minister, Govt. of India. Sharing the Dais with him were the Padma Vibhushan Awardee – Dr. R.A. Mashelkar; CFO JSW Group - Mr. MVS Seshagiri Rao; President, ASM International - Mr. Jon D. Tirpak; Chairman Organizing committee - Mr. Pradeep Goyal and Organizing Secretary - Mr. Prem Kumar Aurora.
Mr. Manohar Parrikar, while doing the round of the Exhibition was very impressed with the content and the display of the exhibitors, and encouraged the participants to interact and make the most of this opportunity.
The exhibitions registered a substantial growth, from the last edition held in 2016, having participation of 206 exhibitors from leading private enterprises, Government departments, PSU's and SME's. The event had been widely promoted and recorded a footfall of 7436 visitors over the 3 days.
This included high profile CEO's, MD's of participating companies, senior government officials and other key personnels from the core and allied sectors.