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Trade and Manufacturing Opportunities with India in Aerospace & Defense

Featuring a 13-person aerospace delegation

Time: Aug 24, 2017 @ 9:00AM - Aug 24, 2017 @ 10:30AM
Categories: Trade Alliance Programs & Events, Community Events, Co-Promoted Events
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Trade and Manufacturing Opportunities with India

Aerospace & Defense Sectors


An executive aerospace and defense delegation from India, including

Mr. N. Ramachandran, Chairman, Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (IACC) - India

Mr. Indranil Das Gupta, Chief Executive Officer, Attivo Economic Zone

Thursday, August 24, 2017
Registration 8:30 am - 9:00 am
Program 9:00 am - 10:30 am

K&L Gates
925 Fourth Ave, Suite 2900
Seattle, WA


Join TDA and the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce Chennai for an opportunity to connect with leadership in India's aerospace and manufacturing sectors. Topics addressed:

  • Update on India's economy with a focus on India's aerospace and defense sectors
  • Best prospects for US companies 
  • The role of Special Economic Zones and Industrial Parks for partneship oppportunities

According to International Air Transport Association (IATA), India is the fastest growing domestic market globally, handling over 190 million passengers.  Over the next decade, the market is expected to reach 337 million domestic and 84 million international passengers.  This growth will create demand for new aircrafts, air navigation service technologies, airport security equipment, and increased infrastructure. (US Commercial Service)


  • Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (IACC), India
  • Mel Systems and Services Limited, Chennai
  • SREI Infrastructure Finance, Kolkata
  • J.K. Fenner (India) Limited, Chennai
  • Roots Industries India Limited, Coimbatore
  • SUNFAB, Chennai
  • Veer-O-Metals (Pvt) Ltd., Bengaluru
  • Captronic Systems Private Ltd., Bengaluru
  • SFO Technologies, Kochi
  • Avalon Technologies Pvt. Ltd., Chennai

Biographies of our speakers
Mr. N. Ramachandran


Mr. N. Ramachandran is the Chairman of the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (IACC) - India.  IACC is the apex bilateral Chamber synergizing Indo-US economic engagement.  Established in 1968, IACC promotes bilateral trade, investment and technology transfer, facilitates business collaborations, joint ventures, marketing tie-ups and strategic alliances through a set of proactive business-oriented activities.  He is also the Managing Director of Mel Systems & Services Ltd.(MELSS), Chennai.  Over the last two decades, MELSS has acquired expertise and specialized knowledge in many areas in the electronics field.  In addition to electronics and automation, it offers cutting edge IT solutions to its customers. He is a B. Tech. MIT (Madras), DIT, IIFT School of International Business, DMM, FMS from Delhi University. He has attended Short Term Management Development Program at ITC, Geneva. He is the Past Member, Board of Governors of MIT, Madras. 

Mr. Indranil Das Gupta


Mr. Indranil Das Gupta is the Chief Executive Officer at Attivo Economic Zones, which is financed and supported by the SREI group, one of India’s largest Non Banking Financial Companies (NBFC) in the infrastructure space.  With over 25 years of work experience, Indranil is responsible for top-line and bottom-line commitments of the company, including land acquisition, project structuring and identification of investors, top level liaison with State and Central Government, achievement of financial closure, and implementation of construction and park management.  He is widely travelled and exposed to projects in the Gulf, Europe, Latin America, Egypt, USA, ASEAN often involving international investors and/or supply linkages.



Registration: The cost of this program is $25 for TDA members, $35 for non-members and $10 for students.

Questions? Contact Shelly Hutcheson at 389-7319 /

With thanks to co-promoting organizations:


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Event Registration

Type Sales End Price Quantity
Members Aug 24, 2017 $25.00
Non-Members Aug 24, 2017 $35.00
Students Aug 24, 2017 $10.00