BIA EXPO 2018

With the vision to make the State a industrially developed State, the Bihar Industries Association taken an initiative to organize a Five days Industrial Exhibition known as "DESTINATION BIHAR – EXPO 2018", in joint collaboration with Department of Industries, Government of Bihar, from 9th March to 13th March 2018, at the Historic Gandhi Maidan, Patna. It will be worth to mention here that Destination Bihar – Expo 2011, an Industrial Showcasing event was launched by Bihar Industries Association in the year 2011 to compliment and commemorate the centenary year of formation of Bihar as sovereign and independent State and now it has become a biennial event.

We are proud that it will be 5th Edition of Destination Bihar – Expo after the four most successful & purposeful Expo events.  Major industries of the country including PSUs have been invited and their participation is also expected. The local industries under large / medium / small / micro and cottage units will get a unique platform to exhibit their products and services and will get an opportunity to interact with policy maker, top officials and participating industries of other States. It will be a wonderful opportunity to the participating industries to make outreach to other States and have a tie-up / collaboration with other entity to grow further. Daily footfall in the exhibition was more than 12000 approx.

Hon'ble Industry Minister, Government of Bihar had inaugurated the Expo – 2016. Seminar on different topics was organized on daily basis. Hon'ble Minister of concerned Departments, Principal Secretaries and top officials of related department and experts of the topic addressed the participants and visitors at Seminars. Educational and entertainment programmes like Safety from Disaster, Cultural / Musical Programme, Nukkad Natak, Orchestra, Quiz, etc were organized to make the event vibrant.

 

EXHIBITION AS A MARKETING TOOL

Throughout the ages, exhibitions have been organized and considered as one of the most efficient and powerful tools of doing business and making outreach to different locations & also making tie-ups/ collaboration.

 

EXHIBITION AS A BRAND BUILDING TOOL  

An Industrial Exhibition is a cost effective tool and provides environment for brand building via product demonstration, seminars, conferences and sponsorship opportunities. It also provides opportunities to promote brand loyalty via technology displays, hospitality and networking event.

 

EXHIBITION AS AN EDUCATIONAL & EXPERIENCE SHARING TOOL

Face to face meeting and personal contract provides good opportunity to gather knowledge. Interaction with varied cross section of the society gives ample opportunity to share business experience.

 

KEY ADVANTAGE

A high return/expense ratio: Survey shows that expenditure of 9% of companies marketing budget in exhibition resulted in a return of 23% of business.

 

OBJECTIVE

Our motto is to give you an excellent and exclusive platform to showcase your valuable products and services for

  • Network /channel Expansion of your business
  • Media interaction and press conferences.
  • Quality market research opportunities.
  • Opportunities to learn more about future industry trends through conferences, seminars.
  • Opportunity of tie-ups /outreach to other locations.

 

INDUSTRY-FRIENDLY POLICY

  • Industrial Investment Promotion Policy-2016
  • Bihar Start-up Policy 2016
  • Policy for promotion of New and renewable Energy Sources 2017, Govt. of Bihar
  • Bihar Industrial Investment Promotion Act-2017
  • Optimizing development of sustainable thrust areas
  • Remove procedural bottlenecks, expediting where necessary through revised law and simplified regulations

 

MAJOR PARTICIPATION'S PROFILE

  • Agriculture and Agro based Industry
  • Healthcare and related amenities Industry
  • Education Industry
  • Tourism and Hospitality Industry
  • Automobile Industry
  • Real Estate Industry
  • Telecom and IT Industries
  • FMCG Industries
  • Retail Sector
  • Cold Chain
  • Banking & Insurance sector

SEMINARS & CULTURAL PROGRAMME

  • Everyday seminars on different topics will be organized to disseminate Government Policies & Procedures
  • Cultural programme to showcase rich cultural heritage or Bihar.

MEDIA AND PUBLICITY

  • Print Media
  • Radio FM
  • Outdoor Media
  • Invitation Cards to Renowned Entrepreneurs / Businessman
  • Flyers
  • Display Van
  • Flex Banner
  • SMS / Emails
  • TV Advertisement in All Local channels of Bihar

 

MAJOR VISITORS PROFILE

  • Key Businessman
  • Govt. sectors like Minister, Employees, Officers
  • Technocrats / Economists
  • Institutional Investors / Entrepreneur
  • Finance and Banking Professionals

 

PROGRAMME

09-03-2018                  Inaugural Function

10-03-2018                  Industry Day

11-03-2018                  Energy / Renewable Energy Day/ Tourism Day

12-03-2018                  Agro & Food Processing Day

13-03-2018                  Closing Ceremony



INVITATION

Industrialists and Entrepreneurs are invited to be  partners in progress & prosperity of the State by availing the opportunity and hire stalls to display their products/ services.

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE - DESTINATION EXPO 2018

 

CHIEF PATRON

Shri Nitish Kumar, Hon'ble Chief Minister, Bihar

 

PATRON

Shri Sushil Kumar Modi, Hon'ble Dy. Chief Minister, Bihar

 

CHIEF MENTOR

Shri Jai Kumar Singh, Hon'ble Minister, Dept. of Industries, Bihar

 

PATRON

Dr. S. Siddharth, IAS, Principal Secretary, Dept. of Industries, Bihar



Chairman, Organizing Committee

Shri Nisheeth Jaiswal

Co-Chairman, Organizing Committee

      1. Shri Sanjiv Kanodia

      2. Shri Ranjeet Kumar Choudhary

 

MENTORS

Shri K. P. Jhunjhunwala

Shri Shailendra P. Sinha

Shri Arun Agarwal

Shri Ram Lall Khetan

 

MEMBERS

Shri A.K.P. Sinha

Shri Kishan Mehrotra

Shri Subhash Kr. Patwari

Shri Ashwani Gupta

Smt.Kiran Ranjan

Shri Sunil Kumar Singh

Shri Arun Kr. Rungta

Shri Mahesh Jalan

Shri Sanjay Goenka

Shri Amit Mankani

Shri Manish Mittal

Shri Subodh Kumar

Shri Basudeo Lal Tahalani

Shri Mahabir  Pd. Bidasaria

Shri Sanjeev Kr. Sinha

Shri Bharat Lal Gupta

Shri Manish Kr. Tiwari

Shri Sujay Saurabh

Shri Bharat Agrawal

Shri Mrinal Singh

Smt. Usha Jha

Shri Bipin Kumar Chachan

Shri Narsingh Pd. Jaiswal

Shri Vijay Goenka

Shri G. P. Singh

Shri Naresh Nandan

 

Shri K. P. Bhawsinka

Shri Parimal

 

 

OFFICE BEARERS

 

1

Shri K.P.S. Keshri, President

2

Shri Sanjay Kr. Bhartiya, Vice-President

3

Shri Sheo Kumar Maskara, Vice President

4

Shri Ramesh Chandra Gupta, Vice President

5

Shri Arvind Kr. Singh, Secretary General

6

CA Subodh Kumar Goel, Treasurer