India meets Europe Hannover Summit, 11. April, 2014
“A comprehensive agreement on free trade and investment would be a great opportunity
for India, as well as Europeans”
— Joachim Gauck, President of Germany
As part of the Global Business & Markets – International trade platform of Hannover messe the India meets Europe summit took place on the 11th April 2014 at the
Messegelände Hall 13 Business Forum 2 in Hannover. The summit was organised with the support of partners like State of Lower Saxony, Indian Embassy, FICCI,
OAV, EEPC India, Germany Trade & Invest and others partners from Industry. The summit brought together high ranking decision makers from German and Indian industry, administrations, institutions, think-tanks, academia and associations together to focus on evaluating the economic development and engage all stakeholders to strengthen and explore new initiatives in the area of bilateral trade and investments, infrastructure and energy, research and development, skill development and vocational training, and economic cooperation between the two partners.
The Summit provided an interactive, and thought-provoking platform that benefited participants in making key decisions with respect to doing business in Germany and India.
The summit aimed to:
• Evaluate and debate the existing challenges and enhance the profile of Indo-German relations.
• Strengthen dialogue and interaction
• Create and enhance economic policy and cooperation
• Develop trade and investment relationships.