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The expo this year will have a two- day power packed conference with a theme on 'India's Modern Infrastructure set in Concrete'. Partnered with the Tunnelling Association of India (TAI), the technical conference will focus on all aspects of building & infrastructure technologies, best practices and implementation. Helmed by industry thought leaders, the conference will cover topics of discussion pertaining to 'Experience and Lessons Learned from the Past with regards to Road, Rail, Metro, Tunnel and Bridge Projects in India'; 'Ensuring Quality, Durability and Lifetime Expectations of Modern Infrastructure'; 'The Use of Concrete in Modern Infrastructure Projects - The Aesthetic point of view'; 'Sustainable Concrete Technology for Tunnels and Bridges'; 'Concrete Technology and Durability Design'; 'Concrete for Tunnelling and Bridges'. Leading speakers include Shri A K Singh, Principal Secretary, Public Works Department, Government of Maharashtra, Mr S K Gupta, Director Projects, Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Ltd, Mr Thiruman Archunan, Director Projects, Kochi Metro Rail Ltd, Mr Santosh Rai, Head Transport Sales, Hindustan Construction Company, Mr Avinash Mahendrakar, Head Design, Transport Infrastructure, Larsen & Toubro Ltd, Mr Giridhar Rajagopalan, Executive Director (Technical) Afcons Infrastructure Ltd, Mr S K Dharamadhikari, Adviser to Minister of Road Transport, Government of India, Prof S L Dhingra among others.

In addition to this, a variety of engagement platforms including the Innovation Zone, Student Incubation Cell, Demonstration Areas, Start-up Zones, Business to Business & Business to Government and Experience Zones will enable a strong interaction and participation from all stakeholders in the industry.

About UBM India:

UBM India is India's leading exhibition organizer that provides the industry with platforms that bring together buyers and sellers from around the world, through a portfolio of exhibitions, content led conferences & seminars. UBM India hosts over 25 large scale exhibitions and 40 conferences across the country every year; thereby enabling trade across multiple industry verticals. A UBM Asia Company, UBM India has offices across Mumbai, New Delhi, Bangalore and Chennai. UBM Asia is owned by UBM plc which is listed on the London Stock Exchange. UBM Asia is the leading exhibition organizer in Asia and the biggest commercial organizer in mainland China, India and Malaysia. For further details, please visit

About UBM plc:

UBM plc is the largest pure-play B2B Events organiser in the world. In an increasingly digital world, the value of connecting on a meaningful, human level has never been more important. At UBM, our deep knowledge and passion for the industry sectors we serve allow us to create valuable experiences where people can succeed. At our events people build relationships, close deals and grow their businesses. Our 3,750+ people, based in more than 20 countries, serve more than 50 different sectors - from fashion to pharmaceutical ingredients. These global networks, skilled, passionate people and market-leading events provide exciting opportunities for business people to achieve their ambitions.

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