Showcasing the food processing schemes of the central and various state governments, food processing technologies, processed foods and fresh fruits & vegetables etc., ‘NNS Media Group’ organized the ‘Food & Technology Expo’ on 1-2-3 August, 2019 in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The main objective of the 'Food & Technology Expo’ and concurrent shows is to bring the food processing sector, agro based industry, related technologies & service providers, consumers and government departments on one platform and provide them the opportunity to showcase their products/services and form fruitful market alliances.
The expo was inaugurated by Shri Rameswar Teli, Hon’ble Minister of State for Food Processing Industries, Govt. of India.
The Hon’ble Minister visited various stalls and also held discussions with the exhibitors. Addressing the expo he said events such as this spread awareness among the masses about various peoples’ welfare schemes of the government.
Shri Ramdas Athawale, Hon’ble Cabinet Minister, Govt. of India, Shri Kailash Chaudhary, Hon’ble Minister of State for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India, Shri Som Parkash, Hon’ble Minister of State for Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India, Shri Atul Borah, Hon’ble Minister of Agriculture, Govt. of Assam, Dr. K. Beichhua, Hon’ble Minister of State (IC), Govt. of Mizoram, Shri Vijay Bhaskar, APS to Hon’ble Minister of Commerce & Industries, GOI, Shri S. S. Gill, IAS, Director, DTTE, Govt. of NCT of Delhi, Shri A. K. Tripathi, IFS, DG, NISE, Govt. of India, Dr. B.N.S. Murthy, Horticulture Commissioner, Govt. of India
Dr. N. K. Patle, Director, CIH, Nagaland, Shri Sandeep Goel, IPS, DG, Delhi Prisons , Shri Raj Kumar, AIG, Delhi Prisons, Shri S. C. Nautiyal, Director, Industries, Govt. of UK, Shri Harish Chandra, GM, NSIC LTD., Shri Puneet Kumar Vats, Engineer-in-Chief, PWD, Govt. of NCT of Delhi, Ch. Yudhvir Singh, General Secretary (BKU), Dr. Promila Sharma, Mrs. India -2018, President, Mahila Wing, Bharat Vikas Parishad, Shri KPS Nehra, Asst. Manager (PR), SBI, Shri S. Vijay Kumar, General Manager, Syndicate Bank, Shri Vikas Kumar, Marketing Manager, Syndicate Bank.
General Insurance Company of India, BPCL, ONGC, IOCL, HPCL, OIL, EIL.
120+ exhibitors participated in the ‘Food & Technology Expo-2019’ and concurrent shows.
The expo received very enthusiastic response from the visitor’s point of view. Thousands of people from more than 25 states of India including far off states like Kerala, Gujarat, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Nagaland, Odisha, Himachal, UP, Punjab, Haryana, etc. came all the way to visit the expo. The visitors used the opportunity to update themselves about the various food products, technologies, schemes, activities and achievements of the government ministries and departments.
The majority of exhibitors were satisfied with the response they received at the expo and were happy to confirm that they would continue their participation next year.