India Energy Week 2023

It was a historic occasion for Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC) as Shri Narendra Modi, the Hon�ble Prime Minister of India inaugurated the India Energy Week on 6th February 2023. Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, Union Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas also graced the event with his presence. India Energy Week 2023 was the first significant exhibition following India occupying the presidency of G 20 in December 2022.

The exhibition was organized by dmg events under the patronage of the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Government of India, and supported by the FIPI, (Federation of Indian Petroleum Industry). PM Modi launched uniforms under the Unbottled initiative of Indian Oil, the twin solar cooktop that would revolutionize Indian households in the next few years, the E20 fuel, and flagged off the Green Mobility rally.

India Energy Week 2023 attracted 33,000 energy professionals, 650+ companies, representatives from 127 countries, and 500+ global speakers. Access more information on the India Energy Week website.

Events in Pipeline

IIJS Tritiya, the third exhibition under the India International Jewellery Show by the Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) will make its debut at BIEC from 17th to 20th March 2023, a month prior to Akshaya Tritiya, the auspicious gold jewellery buying festival. South India has been a largely under-explored market for B2B jewellery manufacturers and the forthcoming show will enable exhibitors to tap the full potential of the South Indian market. This is the second exhibition which would be hosted by BIEC following the highly successful IIJS Premiere in 2021.

D-arc BUILD, a distinctive showcase of Design, Architecture, Building, and Construction related technologies would happen at BIEC for the first time. Organized by Zion Exhibitions India, the show would run from 12th to 14th May 2023 at BIEC, Bengaluru. The exhibition would further innovation in the construction and infrastructure sector.

Recent Events

AeroDef India Manufacturing 2022

AeroDef India Manufacturing, organized by Infinity Expo, was held in BIEC from 9th to 11th November 2022. This was the third edition of the event. It attracted 65 exhibitors and visitors from the private sector, manufacturing sector, public sector units, international OEMs, ordnance factories, naval dockyards, research labs, and aerospace centres. More Information


Description automatically generated with medium confidencePIA Award Function

PIA MSME Excellence Awards organized by Peenya Industries Association (PIA) on 9th December 2022 at BIEC witnessed a record turnout of 1000+ visitors. Shri C.N. Ashwathnarayan, Hon�ble Minister of Skill Development, Entrepreneurship and Livelihood, Government of Karnataka and Shri S.T. Somashekar, Hon�ble Minister of State for Co-operation of Karnataka, and other prominent personalities including Sri Sri Dr. Nirmalananda Swamiji Adi Chunchanagiri Mutt and Madhusudan Sai Sadguru Swamiji, Muddenahalli Ashram graced the event with their presence.

PackPlus South 2022

PackPlus, India�s biggest event for packaging, converting and supply chain, organized by Reed Exhibitions, was held at BIEC from 16th to 18th December 2022. The event which featured 400+ exhibitors provided a business and networking platform for the packaging, converting automation, processing, material handling, and supply chain industry. More Information

A person standing at a podium

Description automatically generated with medium confidenceInternational Seminar on Manufacturing Technologies

International Seminar on Manufacturing Technologies took place at BIEC on 18 January 2023, a day before IMTEX 2023. Dr. Nandini Chakraborty, Associate Director, Manufacturing Technology Centre, UK delivered the keynote address. More Information

IMTEX, Tooltech & Digital Manufacturing 2023

IMTEX 2023, Tooltech 2023 & Digital Manufacturing 2023 held at BIEC from 19th to 25th January 2023 attracted 991 exhibitors from 23, and 96,000+ visitors from 84 countries. Orders worth ₹ 2,200 - 2,800 crores and Enquiries to the tune of ₹ 31,000 crores were reported. Business orders showed an increase of around 13% as compared to IMTEX 2019. Enquiries showed an increase of 29 % as compared to IMTEX 2019. More Information

STONA 2023

The 15th international granites and stone fair STONA 2023 was organized by the Federation of Indian Granite and Stone Industry (FIGSI) from 15th to 18th February 2023 at BIEC, Bengaluru. The exhibition was inaugurated by Shri Halappa Basappa Achar, the Minister of Mines and Geology on 15th February 2023. Ishwinder Singh, president, FIGSI and other dignitaries shared the dais with the minister. More Information


HBLF Show, the leading B2B exhibition for hardware, ceramic and sanitary ware, building materials, lighting, modular kitchen, furniture, art and more was held from 3rd to 5th March 2023. The HBLF Show was an extremely effective platform to connect to the B2B target audience of many industries. More Information

In and Around BIEC

BIEC Metro Progress

Bangalore Metro is constructing a new metro station just outside BIEC gates. Reach 3C connecting Manjunath Nagar to BIEC is over 80% complete as per media reports. Once completed commuters to the BIEC venue can avail of cost-effective, traffic-free and high-quality train services. Read More

Published by

Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers� Association (IMTMA)

Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC)

10th Mile, Tumkur Road, Dasanapura Hobli, Bengaluru - 562123

Tel: +91 80 66246600 | Email: | Website:

Copyright � 2021 BIEC. All Rights Reserved.

Disclaimer: The figures shown in the Newsletter have been taken from various websites and IMTMA does not take responsibility for the accuracy of the numbers.