FSIE Virtual Online Expo and IFSY Hybrid Events Concluded Successfully
Hikvision India, the leading provider of innovative video security products and solutions, has participated in the recently held FSAI Maha Yatra, organised by the Fire and Security Association of India (FSAI). There were three events organised under the aegis of the FSAI Maha Yatra, including Fire & Security India Expo (FSIE) – (virtual on-line expo); India Fire & Security Yatra (IFSY) – (on-site and the virtual conference at 21 chapters in 21 cities); and FIST Awards 2021 (on-site and virtual – 21 chapters) were organized as a part of the FSAI Maha Yatra. Hikvision India has won the Product of the Year Access Control Systems (Hardware-Software) award at the Finest India Skill & Talent (FIST) Awards in the access control category.
The first day of FSIE event was inaugurated by Dr. Vikram Singh, Former DGP of UP. This was preceded by a welcome address by Suresh Menon. National President, FSAI highlighting various attributes of all the three events. This was followed by an introductory talk by Ms. Rakhi Deepak, national Secretary, FSAI. Dr. Singh also chaired the opening session and covered various nuances on how to handle the safety, health and security relevant concerns likely to crop up while educational institutions are getting geared for reopening.
Commenting on the Hikvision’s participation in the FSAI Maha Yatra, Ashish P. Dhakan, MD and CEO, Prama Hikvision India Pvt. Ltd., said, “Hikvision India had proactively participated in the FSAI’s Maha Yatra to present its latest technologies and product innovations in the Indian security market. It is one of the most unique onsite and virtual expo platforms for the fire and security segments. We were happy to showcase the latest products and innovative technologies, including artificial intelligence (AI), Big Data and IoT. We won the most coveted FIST Award in the access control systems (hardware/ software) as Product of the Year Award. This is an affirmation of our faith and conviction in the research and development to drive the excellence and innovation. FSAI Maha Yatra has added value through FSIE, IFSY and FIST Award events.”
India Fire & Security Yatra (IFSY 2021) events were also organised in the on-site & virtual format across 21 Chapters. IFSY had allowed one to one interaction with the visitors present physically at the venue. In every city the chapter/ subchapter had organised the technical seminars during the day. IFSY 2021 was successfully organised at 21 locations (Goa, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Pune, Surat, Vadodara, Amaravathi, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Indore, Jaipur, Lucknow, Nagpur, Nashik, Raipur and Vizag) across the country concurrently. Hikvision India representatives participated in the conference through presentations and panel discussion at these 21 locations. Pramod Pandurang Sawant, Hon. Chief Minister, Goa has kindly presided over the above function as chief guest and inaugurated the proceedings from Goa.
Finest India Skill & Talent (FIST) Awards distribution function were also held online. Awards in different categories were given away splitting across 21 chapter level venues across the country. Hikvision India won the Product of the year Award in the access control system (software/ hardware). The FIST Awards function witnessed a number of leading industries, other manufacturing units and other establishments like medicare establishments, hospitality sector, educational institutions, commercial as well as residential sectors etc. However, uniquely this year the programs could be executed across the country at its 21 chapter wise locations through both online and offline (physical) modes. In parallel, they had also been streamed parallel across the nation (virtually).