The 16th Municipalika Exhibition and Conference on Smart and Sustainable city solutions, CAPEx (Construction, Architecture, Planning and Engineering Expo) for Innovative Building Materials and Technologies and Architecture in the Age of Millennials (the first-of-its-kind exhibition cum conference)  to be held from 28th-30th November 2019 is rescheduled from 12-14,February 2020  at the Palace Grounds, Bengaluru. Together, the three events engage holistically in the integrated development of the built environment, giving a 360-degree vision of Future Cities. The country is seeing a huge boost in infrastructure and building development and solutions for all issues related to sustainable urban development, including buildings are covered through the Exhibition and Conference segments.

The reschedulement has been done due to by-elections in 17 constituencies of the state, and related model code of conduct in operation.In view of this, the Host State Karnataka has decided that the event be rescheduled. The rescheduled dates are 12-14 February 2020, the venue remaining Palace Grounds, Bengaluru. This also gives  an additional time of over 2 months for participation.

16th Municipalika will have the participation of all States and UTs. The event also has the participation of over 1500 delegates in the conference segment from over 300 cities and towns and abroad, and professional visitors along with 100 exhibitors already lined up in the exhibition segment. This will also include ministers, mayors, municipal commissioners, urban local bodies, CEOs of Smart Cities and parastatals, builders, developers along with technology provider, professionals and all urban stakeholders. Faculty and students of architecture, engineering, technology and management institutions are also participating to get exposure on the latest trends.

16th Municipalika :

The 16th Municipalika provides a mega-networking forum for governments, experts, entrepreneurs and service providers to collectively find solutions to urban challenges. 16th Municipalika provides a platform to evolve, evaluate and share policies, strategies, cutting-edge technologies and innovations towards smart and sustainable living in cities.

With the ongoing Urban Transformation process for 100 Smart Cities, 500 AMRUT cities, PMAY-Housing for All, Swachh Bharat Mission, HRIDAY and Digital Cities, the event aims at discussing strategies, best practices and display of technologies, equipment and solutions for implementing these agendas across the country.

The three-day-long conference includes sessions on Smart Cities, Ease of doing business, Urban reforms and Resource mobilisation, Water and Waste Water, Sanitation, Solid Waste Management and Recycling, Urban Transportation and Traffic, Electric Mobility, Green Cities, Environment and Pollution Control, Urban Infrastructure Development, Urban Housing, Digital Cities, E-governance, safe secure and resilient cities.


CAPEx-Construction, Architecture, Planning and Engineering Expo is a platform for showcasing innovative building materials and technologies. Since the year 2019-2020 has been declared as the year of Construction Technology which also supports the Global Housing Technology Challenge Initiative-India, the event will provide opportunities to project technological options for  infrastructure and building construction and providers of mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire services (MEPF), green building products, building materials and technologies which are environment-friendly and energy-saving.

Architecture in the Age of Millennials:

The conference also includes a special segment called Architecture in the Age of Millennials which covers different sessions such as Millenials@Work, Millenials@PublicSpaces, Millenials@Home,   Millenials@Campuses and Millenial Architects: Opportunities and Challenges to deal with emerging built environment of cities. It is a specially curated programme for the thought leaders, including architects, interior designers, engineers, urban designers, planners, construction consultants and real estate players to witness this transformation, discuss and debate the emerging trends in millennial preferences. The event encompasses all aspects for the millennial generation through exhibition and conferences. 

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