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The “Make in India” slogan might be making roars now, but a few visionaries were pioneers of this concept and much ahead of their times. Not only did they believe in the true potential of the motherland but also contributed hugely through uncanny foresight and sheer hard work, to put India on the global map as a market leader.

M Arokiaswamy, Founder & Managing Director, IED Communications Ltd., and the brain behind one of the most coveted industrial trade fairs in India – the Automation Expo – is one of the forerunners of this vision & has been successfully spearheading this popular expo for over 16 years now.

The Automation Expo™ exhibition was rolled-out on a biennial frequency beginning in the year 2002, but since 2011, this has become an annual event. At present, it is an ideal platform for the Indian and global automation industry to converge and showcase the cutting-edge technologies, advancements, systems, and services in the field of Automation.


The Vision of Dr M. Arokiaswamy, Managing Director, IED Communications Ltd, the brain behind this mega exhibition is, “Our journey since 2002 has been a highly successful one considering the global participation in the event every year. Today, there is a pressing need for every Industry in India to acquire technology based on automation to participate in the global competition. Therefore, we endeavour that through our expo as a platform, we are able to transform India as the leader of global Automation technology."


Invest your 4 days to showcase your product suites and technologies to the world, and make it to the Next Big league!



Buyer-seller marketplace, knowledge hub,

place to network

South East Asia’s

largest automation

and instrumentation


since 14 years

 Excellent visitor profiles with a large number of visitors (users) from the manufacturing sector

An international platform to showcase the advancements achieved in the field of technology

50,000+ visitors, 20,000+ products and 1100 exhibitors converge at

1 place

50,000+ visitors, 20,000+ products and 1100 exhibitors converge at

1 place

  • Automation Expo enjoys close contacts with the local markets, an excellent know-how of the industry, and good relations with the trade media. 

  • It co-operates with ministries and official organizations, and is supported by all important industry associations from India and abroad.    

  • It provides extensive pre and after sales exhibitor services and contacts 

  • It enjoys a strong support from the Maharashtra government.


Founder and Visionary

Managing Director


Business Development



Industrial Automation Magazine



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64, Empire Building D N Road,  Fort, Mumbai 400001 
Email: arokiaswamy@iedcommunications.com | jyothi@iedcommunications.com

Phone: 9820093667 / 9920489667 

IED Communications Ltd


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