The Hannover Messe is one of the world’s biggest Technology and Innovation fair. It is held on the Hannover fairground in Hannover, Germany. It is the most important technology event worldwide and a unique platform for showcasing innovations and leading edge technologies and services.
The Metropolitan forum organised one of the key events in the HANNOVER MESSE 2012 on Urban Infrastructure Technologies to discuss current and future challenges confronting cities and municipalities in a variety of different areas.
The worldwide trend towards urbanization represents a major challenge. In the context of globalization this trend poses significant problems to the political, scientific and business communities. Innovative solutions to secure vital resources such as drinking water, energy and raw materials are in demand worldwide. It is these topics that Metropolitan Solutions addressed at HANNOVER MESSE 2012.
Mr. Arun Lakhani was part of FICCI delegation which participated in the Metropolitan Solutions sub-event ‘Innovations for Urban Infrastructures’ under the leadership of Honorable Mr. Kamal Nath, Minister of Urban Development, Government of India. He delivered a lecture on “The way ahead for urban water sector reforms in India – A case study: Nagpur PPP”.