Indian Sports is going through an upsurge amid many happenings in the sports sector including youth influx in several sports as well as more athletes performed remarkably at recently concluded global sports tournaments.
Subsequently, the momentum attained by the Indian sports is also going to revolutionize the indigenous manufacturers and service providers for several sports goods, equipment and allied services.
In order to tap the burgeoning need of the qualitative sports goods and services, the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports (MYAS), with its sports department is going to hold two days, first of its kind Sports show viz. Make in India Sports Conclave and Expo 2019 which is most probably scheduled in the last week of February at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium New Delhi according to a tender document issued by the ministry.
With a key motto, to bring aboard all prime entities related to the sports business including sports goods, apparel and sports technology providers under a single roof of the expo, the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports has come up with such a brilliant idea.
Marking as the first of its kind, the expo show will try to focus on the holistic development and assistance to the contemporary sports eco-system keeping abreast in line with the vision of New India excelling great success in sports sectors.
Bolstering the Incumbent government’s vision for a sustainable sports eco-system in India, Make in India Sports Conclave & Expo, 2019 will deliver the same platform for investors as well as prime vendors of the sports sectors to practice their business deals.
Aligning with the expo, Government endorsed ”Make in India” initiative, also ropes in the cause of such a tremendous sports expo. Indian sports goods manufacturers will be invited to use this great platform to develop the Indian Sports eco-system.
Key Areas to be covered in Expo:-
- Wearable innovative materials, Apparel and shoes • Innovation in Sports goods manufacturing • Technology for coaching/training, competition, rehabilitation • Sports marketing and sponsorship • Innovations in sports manufacturing, science and medicine • Coach and Player Development • Stadia and surfaces • Future trends of Sports Industry
The Indian government, in a bid to make “Make in India Sports Conclave & Expo, 2019” magnificent, will arrange focused conferences, strategically aligned business meets, workshops, and an award ceremony to acknowledge the top contributors to the Sports ecosystem in India, which focuses not on the sports celebrities but the entire ecosystem.
Key Areas to be covered in Conference:-
Session I: Leveraging Government of India‟s Key Initiative “Make in India” Implementation in Sports.
Session II : The economics of Sports Tapping the Billion $ Industry • Gaming – Opportunities for India to be the hub of R&D in the sector • Leagues – Extension of National Basketball Association, English Premier League for India • Equipment manufacturers
Session III : Innovations & Technology in manufacturing Sports Apparels & Footwear Industry
Session IV: Foreign Direct Investment in Sports • Role of foreign capital in building infrastructure in sports • Foreign investment possibilities in Sports leagues and events • Foreign investment to boost sports manufacturing
Session V: Marketing and branding of sports goods • Contribution of the Sports Industry to the economics of a Country
Session VI: Relevance of technology in Sports Manufacturing • Date Science & Technology, analytics in sports • Innovation and new technology in sports science and medicine • Fit-line, fitness world, fitness apparels
The show will bring together top corporates, leading stakeholders, wholesalers and retailers, policy makers, sports leagues, Sports media companies, sports management companies and all those who are a part of the sports business value chain under a single roof.