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Trade mission to India


November 13-17, 2017

The Government of Canada is organizing a technology and innovation focused trade mission to India, led by a delegation of Canadian ministers and senior government officials. Join the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of International Trade, Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport as part of the business delegation, and interact with senior Indian government officials and business leaders.

Gain a deep understanding of the opportunities in India and take advantage of multiple networking and partnership development opportunities. A key component of the mission will be participation in the Canada-India Technology Summit in New Delhi. The Technology Summit is one of the Government of India’s key events that showcases innovation partnerships and opportunities with a single country – in 2017, Canada is the featured partner for the Summit. Following the Technology Summit, sectoral business programs will be offered in cities across India.

Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of International Trade
Honourable François-Philippe Champagne
Minister of International Trade
Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and<br> Economic Development
Honourable Navdeep Bains
Minister of Innovation, Science and
Economic Development
Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport
Honourable Marc Garneau
Minister of Transport

Event details

Dates: November 13-17, 2017
Cities: See city and sector breakdown below

Focus sectors:

Advanced Manufacturing: New Delhi, Pune
Cleantech: New Delhi, Mumbai
Energy: New Delhi, Kolkata
Information and Communications Technologies (ICT): New Delhi, Hyderabad
Life Sciences: New Delhi, Mumbai
Transportation: New Delhi, Bangalore

Trade mission participation fee:  $500 per company representative

Fees include all elements outlined in the business program but do not cover the cost of exhibit space, flights, accommodation or other travel expenses.

Exhibitor Fee at the Canada-India Technology Summit: $750 (includes exhibit space + Trade mission participation fee for one company representative).

Exhibit spaces are limited. We will accommodate requests based on space availability and according to the priority themes of the Tech Summit. Exhibitors are encouraged to have one full-time staff at the booth during the Canada-India Technology Summit and must be prepared to provide marketing materials and display components in an agreed-upon format.

If you wish to be considered for an exhibit space, please indicate so in Section 1 of the Registration form.

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Registration deadline:  October 20, 2017 – Registration is now closed.

Join us in India

Who should participate?

Types of organizations that may benefit from this trade mission.

Market opportunities

Market and sector opportunities in India.


A snapshot of the business program.

Travel information

Considerations for planning your travel.

Get prepared

Additional market information and/or webinars related to the trade mission.


Programs which may support market expansion and participation in a trade mission.


Information about registering for the trade mission.

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