International Conference of suppliers to Construction Chemicals Industry of India, branded SCC, was held at The Lalit in Mumbai on 25th and 26th September, 2015. It was well attended by over 250 Delegates. SCC an unique seminar – covering Right usage of inputs in the field of Construction Chemicals was inaugurated by CCMA Managing committee. Dr.Rajan Venkatesh, VP, South Asia of BASF and Anand Gopaladesikan, MD of Wacker Chemie India were key note speakers.
At the inaugural session Samir Surlaker, President CCMA Construction Chemicals Manufacturers Association, welcomed all. Inaugural session exposed the audience as well as CCMA members to tremendous growth of Construction Chemicals Industry in India over past three decades. Nilotpol Kar, BASF set the tone for SCC by presenting Technology and growth figures. SCC was addressed by over ten international speakers from BASF, Sika, Wacker, Borregaard, Dow Corning, Apple Chemie, Kerneos, Denka, Calmetrix, Wagner, 20 Microns, Yasham, Domsjoe, etc. as well as experts from India. Sessions were chaired by eminent Chairman with vast experience in Construction Chemicals Industry. The program was excellent and fully technical and participants appreciated the dissimination of knowledge.
Most important feature of SCC was sessions of Two Panel discussion viz, Role of Construction Chemicals in smart city concept and ‘Does Construction Chemicals contribute to sustainability’. Charles of Perma played key role in organizing this event and leading to success.
Construction Chemicals Manufacturers Association, with over 60 members, aims at standardizing and marking Construction Chemicals products to give confidence to end users and Construction Industry. They are already a part of few BIS committees and many codes are in officing.