The German Engineering Federation (VDMA India) organized 12th #MechanicalEngineering Summit on October 13, 2023 in Bengaluru. The Summit, a one-day brought together participants from 24 states of India from German mechanical industries and invited SSRANA & Co., as its Legal Partner.
The session started with a Captivating Welcome address by Rajesh Nath, Managing Director, VDMA India followed by a Special Address on ‘Karnataka: The Industrial Hub of India” by Chief Guest Mr. MB Patil –#Industry and Commerce Minister #GovernmentofKarnataka.
The Guest of Honour – Achim Burkart, Consul General, Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany, Bangalore, also delivered an Address on “Indo-German Relations: Prospective Business Synergies & Government Support” and hear the perspective on #IndianEngineering Industry and the importance of #governmentsupport in fostering #innovation. His speech was a welcome about strong ties between India and Germany.
VDMA India along with the following members released the book “The Landscape in India – Risks, Regulations and Results” written by SSRANA & Co.
Ms. Sindhu Gangadharan, MD & SVP SAP Labs India
Mr. Sunil Mathur, CEO Siemens India
Mr. Satyakam Arya, CEO Daimler India Commercial Vehicles
Mr. Prashanth Doreswamy, CEO Continental India Limted
Mr. Karl Haeusgen, VDMA
During the book release, our Managing Partner, Vikrant Rana, elucidates that the Book is a compendium of IPR laws and protection strategies in India with a special focus on issues of counterfeiting and Brand enforcement. The Book provides insight to brand owners on the #IntellectualProperty Landscape in India, the impact of #Counterfeiting on different Stakeholders, anti-counterfeiting laws and remedies, laws applicable on #Counterfeiting, penalties and remedies along with cases and remedial measures in cases of #infringementofIPR.
The Summit was a forum for discussion and networking on a wide range of topics including the following:
Changing Ecosystem in Automotive Industry in India, by Rajesh Khatri, Vice President Operations, Passenger Vehicles, Tata Motors
“Geo-Political Impact on #MechanicalEngineering Industry, by Mr.Karl Haeusgen, President, VDMA, Germany
“Industry 4.0 Technologies Driving Future of #Manufacturing” By Banking Partner, AXIS
To sum it up, the entire Summit was a marvelous show, encompassing gripping sessions, and was impeccably managed by the team of VDMA India. Our special thanks to Rajesh Nath, Managing Director of VDMA India, and Mr. RIJOY SENGUPTA, Regional Manager (North), VDMA India.