Booking Information


Virtual program

Includes market visit to New Delhi and Mumbai, India


9 Dec 2019 - 21 Feb 2020



Reference No


India Infrastructure Market Access Program (I2MAP)

About the event:

According to “An India Economic Strategy to 2035” report submitted to the Australian Government, India offers opportunities for niche services in smart city development, including urban planning, transport management, road safety, water and sanitation. The report also makes reference to some of the challenges of doing business in India, noting for example that ‘India marches to its own tune’.

In this context, Austrade in collaboration with key partners, have curated a three month I2MAP program for innovative Australian infrastructure scale-ups & SMEs.

The Program will offer:

  • Insights on doing business in India & specific to your industry or product;
  • Access to potential partners & customers for your business (digital communication platforms)
  • The opportunity to validate your business model or product through one-n-one discussions with industry leaders and mentors.
  • Referrals to service providers, accelerators in India
  • One on one mentoring by industry experts, business leaders and partner champions
  • Accelerate your learnings with five day India visit coinciding with Australia India Business Exchange (AIBX) in February 2020.
  • Meet your mentors in person, pitch to investors/ industry partners.
Who should participate:

Innovative Australian Infrastructure Scale-up/SME’s, operating in following areas:

  • Smart cities
  • Water resource management
  • Smart grids
  • Telecom Infrastructure
  • Intelligent Transport Systems
  • Road, Rail, Airport, Port
  • Logistics
  • Future transport
Austrade package:

For detailed information about this event and the participation package, please refer to the event brochure.

Download the Handbook for application.

How to apply:

Apply to participate in this event using the register button below.

Acceptance of your application is not confirmed until you have received formal notification from Austrade. Austrade is not bound to accept any application and shall only do so at its sole discretion so as to best facilitate export and foreign direct investment.

Application deadline:

5 December 2019

Travel details:

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Please note:

Austrade will only work with clients that maintain appropriate business ethics, and demonstrate a commitment to legal obligations including anti-bribery laws, both in Australia and overseas markets. For further information, please visit

For more information please contact:

Ashwini Shah
T: +91 22 61167124
M: +91 9821205000

Vinod Kumar N
T: +91 44 4391 3215
M: +91 89399 66160

Tim Simpson
Senior Adviser
T: +61 2 6201 7552