Indian Housing Technology Mela (IHTM) provided a platform indigenous and innovative building materials, components, tools & equipment construction processes and technologies that are sustainable and suitable for construction of low and medium rise (G + 3 storey) houses. IHTM invited technology providers to showcase their innovations through live demonstrations, audio visual tools. It creates a unique platform for networking with the Government and other stakeholders, knowledge sharing, co-creating and peer to peer learning.
Various stakeholders of construction industry like Construction technology providers, architects, builders & developers, Structural Engineers, Corporates, Designers, Facility Managers, Government, Institutions, Contractors, Dealers, Distributors, Nodal agencies, Product manufacturers & suppliers, Machinery and Equipment dealers, Service Consultants associated with housing construction got the opportunity to exchange their knowledge and business. IHTM also provided an interface for traditional technologies, new innovators & start-ups in the sector, technologists, to interact with end consumers and exchange their knowledge along with generating business opportunities under one roof.
The Technical Evaluation Committee (TEC) constituted at MoHUA screened and assessed the participating innovative indigenous construction technologies for suitability and adaptability of these technologies and materials in different geographical and climatic regions of the country.
IHTM was planned as a Conference-cum-Expo, lasting for three days, from 5th October 2021 to 7th October 2021. During these three days, various intense events such as technical sessions, panel discussions and display of affordable housing projects under PMAY(U) in the exhibition were planned. Apart from these, Networking sessions; Convergence with the Start-up India scheme, Skill India Mission and other related Missions; Advocacy and Confidence Building programmes on innovative technologies/ housing components and its use; outreach events to build mass awareness and Training and Capacity Building sessions were also a part of IHTM.
Participation in the Exhibition was done through a simple online registration process. CLICK HERE for more details.