Bangalore, India, May 14, 2014: 14 Indian companies are participating in BITS– a CeBIT Event (Business IT South America) from May 13 – 15, 2014. BITS will be home to the ICT-sector with CIOs and other decision makers from across the globe converging in Brazil for this mega event. CeBIT is the world’s leading B2B exhibtion which also takes place in Hannover, Australia, Turkey and will debut in India this year.
Over 14 Indian companies are present at the Brazil event this year, including Atlanta Systems Private Limited, Compucare, Deki Electronics Ltd, Securinex Inc, Flexi Templates Pvt. Ltd, 01 Synergy, Gateway 7 production & technologies Llp, M/S Allied Info Services, M/S Nichi-In Software Solutions Pvt. Ltd, M/S Sierra Odc Pvt. Ltd, M/S Telematics 4u, M/S Yusata Infotech Pvt. Ltd, Securinex Inc, Theindiainc.Com and Zansys.
In 2014, the 4th edition of BITS will gather companies and highly skilled professionals from different countries and segments, ready to expand their business base and broaden their technological knowledge. BITS’ international platform presents a multitude of possibilities for participants by including concurrent activities.
In 2013, BITS Brazil attracted a record 12.905 visitors and 209 exhibitors from 20 countries across the globe. This year, ICT companies from 20 countries including Germany, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, China, Colombia, South Korea, Costa Rica, Egypt, United States of America, Italy and Mexico are present to showcase their innovative potential at BITS Brazil.
India recently also participated at CeBIT Hannover in March 2014, which was attended by Shri J. Satyanarayana, Secretary, DeitY, Department of Electronics and Information Technology, Shri P.K Kunhalikutty, IT Minister, Govt. of Kerala, K.R Gururaja Roa, Chairman &Managing Director, Gujrat Informatics Limited and Shri Abhishek Mishra, Minister of State, Minister of Science and Technology Uttar Pradesh. An Indian company named Crayon Data, founded by two graduates from IIM-Calcutta in 2012, was selected as one of the top 50 finalists shortlisted for the Code_n Awards in Europe’s largest technology showcase CeBIT Hannover 2014.
“For India, CeBIT worldwide events like BITS represent a landmark in the IT sector as it gives Indian companies an opportunity to take part in an international event. This year, India will be hosting its own version of CeBIT which itself indicates succesful participation of Indian companies in CeBIT worldwide events.” said Mehul Lanvers-Shah, Managing Director, Hannover Milano Fairs India Pvt Ltd.
Vinod Sharma, Chairman, ESC says, “India has been on the forefront of the global technology landscape and has moved from a services destination to an innovation hub. BITS Brazil presents an opportunity for India to showcase its innovation in new emerging economics like Brazil, South America. BITS will help us gain inroads into these markets while facilitating global interests in establishing business linkages in India. Here ideas and opportunities come together for Indian companies to showcase their innovation. We are glad to collaborate with BITS Brazil to promote India’s electronics, software and IT trade and provide Indian companies opportunities to showcase their innovation on a global platform.”
Deutsche Messe AG announced the debut of CeBIT to India early this year, a tailor-made show to suit the Indian IT industry needs and demands. The India event would be the only CeBIT show to be held in Asia this year. CeBIT India will be held in Bengaluru from November 12 -14, 2014. In addition to the trade show, CeBIT India will also bring to India the CeBIT Global Conferences Program of world leading conferences, workshops and keynotes from Global Thought Leaders. The theme for CeBIT India 2014 is “New perspectives in IT Business”. The show will generate vital content on a range of topics around key technology trends – four forces that are changing the way the world does business today – Enterprise Mobility, Social, Big Data & Cloud Computing.