About E2 Forum New Delhi 2021

Vital Dialogues. Real Insights.


As the biggest live and in-person elevator and escalator industry gathering - The 3rd edition of E2 Forum India at New Delhi - witnessed some of the brightest minds in attendance; indulging in active exchange of knowledge and exploring the new normal with a focus on Railways, Real Estate and Infrastructure.

The one-day conference provided exclusive insights into new technological innovation trends, emerging infrastructure and real estate developments, speedy growth in mass rapid transit projects, challenges and opportunities arising from pandemic and much more while facilitating fruitful interactions on way forward for the vertical transportation industry.

Conference themes

  • Impact of Covid 19 and Recovery Analysis - Escalator and Elevator Market in India
  • New Technological Innovation Trends – Escalator and Elevator Market
  • Opportunities, Challenges and Solutions for the Real Estate and Infrastructure Industry
  • Lift Safety – Global Safety Standards; New Design Innovations in Escalators-Elevators for the Post COVID World
  • Operation, Maintenance and Modernisation (Elevator & Escalator Industry) – Global Best Practices
  • Innovations in Architectural / Structural Design - Escalator and Elevator Industry
  • Way forward for Escalator and Elevator Industry Post Covid-19

Speakers 2021


Hon'ble Chief Guest - Shri Surendra Singh

Additional Director General (Works), Central Public Works Department, Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs, Govt. of India


Guest of Honor - Shri S. K. Lohia

Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Indian Railway Stations Development Corporation Ltd. (IRSDC)


Mr. V. Jagadish Kumar

Director, L'Avenir Consultancy Pvt. Ltd.


Mr. Shakir Ahmed

Managing Director, Fujitec India Pvt. Ltd.


Mr. Manish Sikka

President Elevator Division, ECE Industries Ltd


Mr. Anurag Gupta

Managing Director, Arkel Electronic India Pvt Ltd

Sharad Nigam - Hitachi

Mr. Sharad Nigam

Group Vice President – Corporate Strategy & Digital Operations, Hitachi India Limited


Shri R Ramanathan

Project Director, General Consultant - Nagpur Metro Rail Project, Systra MVA Consulting India Pvt. Ltd.


Shri Om Hari Pandey

Director (Electrical), DMRC


Shri Vimal Kumar

Chief Engineer (Electrical), CPWD

Vivek Kulbhe - GMR

Mr. Vivek Khulbe

Head Airport Systems - Delhi International Airport Limited GMR Group


Mr. Aditya Mehra

Vice President Purchase Head, Omaxe

Sanjay Varshaney (2)

Mr. Sanjay Kumar Varshney

Executive Director, Signature Global


Mr. Prashant Mewada

Executive Director, Runwal Group


Mr. Hari Easwaran Iyer

President - Contracts & Procurement, Smart World Developers


Mr. Vincent Pinto

Sr. Vice President - NI Sales, Schindler India


Mr. Neerav Parmar

Senior Vice President – Contracts & Procurement, Shapoorji Pallonji & Company Private Ltd.


Mr. Srikanth Srinivasan

Group Head-Procurement , DLF Limited


Mr. Rajnish Ramu

National Head – Sales, Marketing and Communication, ECE Industries Limited (Elevator Division)

Pallav Natraj - Usha Martin

Mr. Pallav Natraj

Deputy Manager – R&D, Usha Martin Limited


Dr. Peter Hug

Managing Director, VDMA Elevators and Escalators Division