Invitation to join the Mission to Israel on Robotics and Automation

19-22 March 2012 - Tel Aviv, Israel

CII is organizing a 'Mission to Israel on Robotics and Automation' on 19-22, March 2012 at Tel Aviv, Israel to explore the possibilities of business and technology tie-ups.

As you are aware, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) works to create and sustain an environment conducive to the growth of industry in India, partnering industry and government alike through advisory and consultative processes. CII is a non-government, not-for-profit, industry led and industry managed organization, playing a proactive role in India's development process.

CII takes forward the initiative in the field of Robotics and Automation through National Committee on Robotics & Automation. The overall objective of the Committee is to create a sustainable environment for the growth of robotics and automation industry in India. The activities of the committee includes promotion and support the technology performance, developing standards and guidelines for robotics in India and aligning them with international standards, assess the market demand for industries and advocate the value importance and imperative of industrial need for robotics & Automation.

Israel is one of the leading robotics nations in the world based on a strong commitment and high investment in science and technology. Israeli scientists have contributed to the advancement of agriculture, computer sciences, electronics, genetics, medicine, optics, solar energy, defense and various fields of engineering in the Robotics areas. Israel ranks fourth in the world in scientific activity as measured by the number of scientific publications per million citizens. Israel's percentage of the total number of scientific articles published worldwide is almost 10 times higher than its percentage of the world's population. Israel has leading Universities for Robotics research, Robotics companies and Robotics associations.

India and Israel have increased cooperation in military and intelligence ventures since the establishment of diplomatic relations. India is building closer ties with Israel in the areas of nanotechnology, information technology, water technology and biotechnology.

This mission would help to identify the strengths of Israeli institutes and industry in the field of Robotics and Automation. It is also an opportunity to work with Israel on technology collaborations and business tie ups. The mission program offers visits to industry and institutes to learn and adopt system integration techniques.

  • Create awareness among the end-users and consumers on Robotics and Automation.
  • Facilitate the technology requirement and other related needs of the members through national and international networking.
  • Interact with Government to establish policy and standards on Robotics & Automation.
  • Facilitate the training needs of the members.
  • Facilitate knowledge flow by working with international organizations through bi-lateral/multilateral cooperation mechanism.
    Mission Benefits
  • CEO's, industry leaders and visionaries would participate.
  • The mission would be sharing new technologies, latest trends and latest advancements in the area of Robotics & Automation.
  • The mission would prove to be an excellent "Learning Platform & Business Networking opportunity" to the mission members.
  • Assistive Software Technology
Focus of the mission

Sharing best practices, Business and Technological collaborations & partnership opportunities in Manufacturing, Automotive, FMCG, Household, Space, Defense, and Education.

Participants for the mission

Technology Managers, Scientists and other business leaders from companies already using Robotics or interested to learn about opportunities, Renowned Scientists and Academicians from Universities and Research Institutions, Venture Capitalists and representatives from Technology Funding Agencies both public and private.

Kindly participate and also nominate senior officials from your organization to attend this important workshop. Please confirm your participation / nominations by filling up the registration form and send it to us by fax/email at the earliest.

For more details please contact:

G K Moinudeen

Tamil Nadu Technology Development & Promotion Center
Confederation of Indian Industry (SR)
98/1, Velacherry Main Road, Chennai - 600 032
Ph : 044 42 444 555 / 530 (D)
Fax : 044 42 444 510