About Bombay Exhibition Centre

This is the largest permanent exhibition centre, set up since 1991. Bombay Exhibition Centre (also known as NESCO Grounds) is ideally situated along the Western Express Highway in Goregaon, within 10 minutes from airport and a 20 minute drive from the heart of the city. For more information please visit the official website : http://www.nesco.in/bec.html

Official Travel Agent and Hotels

For enquiries and hotel reservations, please contact:
Thomas Cook (I) Ltd
Thomas Cook Building,
324, D N Road, Fort
Mumbai – 400001
Email: Vishal.Malhotra@in.thomascook.com
Direct Line: +91 22 66091548
Contact Person: Mr Vaishal Malhotra

Click here to view a list of hotels

About India

India is a country in South Asia, with a recorded population of 1.295 billion and a GDP per capita of USD1,582 and a GDP growth rate of 7.3% in 2014 according to World Bank. India has accelerated its efforts to improve the business climate during the past year. India ranks at 130 out of 189 economies in the world in this year’s report (an improvement from its 142 position in 2015). [Source: Doing Business 2016 by World Bank]

About Mumbai

Mumbai, formerly known as Bombay, is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra.  It is the one of the most populous city with an estimated city population of 18.4 million. It is India’s financial capital, with the two main stock exchanges and various banks based here.


Mumbai’s Chatrapati Shivaji International airport (airport code: BOM) is 30 kilometres north of the city. The journey to downtown can take anywhere between 45 minutes and two hours.


Quick facts

Temperature Summer: 33 – 22 degree Celsius
  Winter: 19 – 29 degree Celsius  
Time Zone 5 hours 30 minutes ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT+5.5)
Languages spoken Marathi, Hindi and English
Country Code 91
City Code 22
Currency India Rupees (INR)
Exchange Rate S$ 1
(as of 3 Feb)
S$ 1 = INR 47.60
USD 1 = INR 68.04


Visa application

All foreign nationals entering India are required to possess a valid international travel document in the form of a national passport with a valid visa obtained from an Indian Mission or Post abroad.

If for visa application purposes, you require an invitation letter to India Security Expo 2016, please get in touch with Ms Neha Raheja at neha.falcon@gmail.com and provide a scanned copy of your passport and your business card. A copy of your Letter of Invitation will be emailed to you and the original copy will be mailed upon request.