PRAWAAS 2019, a conference on passenger mobility, flagged off to a rousing response in presence of host of dignitaries, industry captains, policy makers, academicians, thought leaders and key stakeholders representing the industry. The second edition of PRAWAAS is being held from 25th- 27th July at CIDCO exhibition centre, Vashi, Navi Mumbai, with the theme “safe, smart and sustainable passenger mobility”.
Commenting at the occasion, Thomas Fricke, Managing Director, Daimler Bus India, said, “Sharing the road is the next big thing and it will redefine the future of commute. The mobility sector will undergo a major overhaul in the years to come, significantly disrupting the industry and accelerating the shift from owning a vehicle as a product to consuming mobility as a service.”
Rohit Srivastava, Vice President and Product Line Head – Passenger Commercial Vehicle, Tata Motors said, “Rapidly growing cities have led to an upsurge in the demand for efficient public transportation in all parts of the country, urban as well as rural. The buses manufactured by Tata Motors have always adhered to this increasing demand while ensuring best-in-class products to suit the travel requirements of passengers and drivers alike. Our priority is to provide efficient, clean and affordable value propositions to our customers without compromising on safety and the comfort levels of the passengers. The vehicles displayed at PRAWAAS 2019 is a testimony of our in-depth understanding of the Indian market.”
This edition brings all the stakeholders from the bus and car operator associations onto a single platform. The event is expected to see the participation of over 10,000 bus operators, 150 exhibitors, 20,000 business visitors and more than 100 expert speakers. Spread over 1,50,000 sq. ft., the exhibition is showcasing leading bus & car manufacturers, bus body builders, component and accessories, maintenance equipment & services, IT & mobility solutions, training & skills, finance & insurance, STUs & tourism boards etc.