DIDAC INDIA 2023: Asia’s Premier Education Expo Begins in Bengaluru
Hosted and partnered by the Department of Education, Government of Karnataka, this prestigious 3-day B2B annual event is also supported by National and International Ministries
Bengaluru: DIDAC India 2023, the 13th edition of Asia’s premier Exhibition and Conference for Educational and Skilling Resources, opened today at the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC). This milestone event is organized by the India Didactics Association (IDA) and is generously supported and partnered with the Department of Education, Government of Karnataka.
Inaugural Moments and International Representation
The inauguration witnessed the esteemed presence of Shri Madhu Bangarappa, Hon’ble Minister for Primary & Secondary Education, Government of Karnataka, as well as distinguished ministers and bureaucrats representing various countries and Indian states.
Participating nations include Armenia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Brunei, Finland, Laos, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Nauru, Oman, Papua New Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Turkiye. Additionally, delegates from various Indian states, including Arunachal Pradesh, Gujarat, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Meghalaya, and Telangana, attended the event.
DIDAC India is a pivotal annual exhibition and conference covering all facets of the Education and Training Sector. Over the course of three days, it showcases cutting-edge educational and skilling solutions that empower educational institutions to deliver world-class education on par with global standards.
The 13th edition of this event signifies a dynamic convergence of education leaders, policymakers, and industry experts. Simultaneously, the event hosts The International Education and Skills Summit (TIESS) alongside Live Interactive IDA Connect Workshops. These three days bring together some of the brightest minds and thought leaders in educational discussions and interactive workshops.
“In a crucial gathering for the Education Sector, this Summit, DIDAC India 2023 stands as a fundamental milestone with the active participation of education ministers and bureaucrats from 15 countries and the Government of Karnataka is in talks with them on several educational initiatives. Facilitating a dynamic exchange of ideas, this Summit charts the course for the future of global education. However, the true measure of success lies in translating the insights gained into actionable initiatives within our schools and universities nationwide, and we plan to implement them in the coming days across the State.” He also added, “By fostering the exchange of teaching methodologies, this Summit is a key driver in ensuring global parity in education. At the same time, our government is working towards making education universally accessible. We wish to extend the mantle of equal education to students across government, private, and aided institutions, thereby shaping a future where education knows no bounds.”
Shri Madhu Bangarappa, Hon’ble Minister for Primary & Secondary Education, Government of Karnataka
Key Highlights of DIDAC India 2023
DIDAC India 2023 showcases more than 5,000 solutions, with participation from over 280 exhibitors representing 34+ countries. The event encompasses 40+ conference sessions and 30+ workshops. A diverse array of global solutions, including Educational Technology, AI, Educational Supplies, IoT, Robotics, AV Equipment, Lab Equipment, Infrastructure, AR and VR, and Vocational Training, among others, are on display. These offerings provide a unique platform to engage with thought leaders in the Education sector, fostering the exchange of the latest developments, current practices, and innovative ideas.
“DIDAC India 2023 brings together visionaries, educators, policymakers, and industry leaders to explore and discuss the latest trends, breakthroughs, and advancements in education and skill development. As the largest event in Asia and the only one in India, it underscores our commitment to advancing education and skilling globally.”
Shri Aditya Gupta, CEO of the India Didactics Association, emphasizing the significance of DIDAC India 2023
Global Industry Giants and Exciting Collaborations at DIDAC India 2023
This year, the event welcomes notable brands such as Amazon, Microsoft, HP, Samsung, LG, BenQ, Jantaics, Pearson, People Link, Up Grad, Teachmint, Viewsonic, Philips, and others. International pavilions from Germany, Australia, Finland, the UK, Japan, and Singapore contribute to the grandeur.
In a significant development, DIDAC India has forged a new partnership with Messe Stuttgart, a renowned global trade fair organizer. Roland Bleinroth, CEO of Landesmesse Stuttgart GmbH, commented on this collaboration, stating, “India’s strides in Edtech underscore its dedication to advancing education through digital innovation. Messe Stuttgart India is excited to announce its role in organizing DIDAC India from 2024, marking a new chapter in this journey.”
DIDAC India is a unique event for the education and skills sector and is a must-visit for anyone in the education industry. Entry to the exhibition is free.