Witness best practices in manufacturing

National Productivity
Summit 2018

"Showcasing Competitiveness in Manufacturing"
24 - 25 August 2018, ITC Grand Chola, Chennai
To champion the cause of Productivity and enhancing competitiveness in the Indian manufacturing industry, IMTMA is organizing the 12th edition of National Productivity Summit on 24 - 25 August 2018 at Chennai. The event showcases best practices in manufacturing through Inspiring Keynotes, Live Case Study Presentations, Plant Visits and so on.
Enriching Keynote Sessions
Pre-Summit Plant Visits (Thursday, 23 August 2018)
Learn from industry leaders who will share their knowledge and expertise on various facets of manufacturing competitiveness.

Tour A - Royal Enfield & Rane Madras

Tour B - Brakes India & UCAL Fuel Systems

Tour C - Super Auto Forge & Bonfiglioli Transmission

Live case study presentations on best productivity practices from renowned companies
Bajaj Auto
Cylinder head Productivity improvement with minimal capital investment
Hero Motocorp
SMED to ZERO minute change-over in Press shop
L&T MHPS Boilers
Custom designed machine, combining Turning and Milling operations to reduce throughput time
L&T MHPS Turbine Generators

Capacity enhancement and Process optimisation of Blade manufacturing

Mahindra & Mahindra, Foundry Division

Frugal automation in Vent Poking process for high pressure moulding line

Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts
Productivity improvement in Transmission lines
TVS Motor Company
Innovative Approach to Chassis Engineering and Manufacturing in two wheeler segment
Key Take Aways
Who Should Participate?
Insightful plant visits to renowned manufacturing companies
Cross learning from best manufacturing practices
Listen to keynote presentations from industry leaders
Learn innovative approaches to address productivity challenges
Exchange new ideas & concepts -Knowledge networking
Insightful plant visits to renowned manufacturing companies
Ideal platform to interact and network with several manufacturing professionals
CEOs, Top Management Executives, Senior Executives, Practicing engineers, R&D Specialists and Industry consultants from manufacturing industries Viz. Automotive, Auto components, Consumer durables, Machine tool, Tool rooms, Aerospace, Defence and Railway units, PSUs, General Engg. and otherdiscrete manufacturing industries.

Registration for participation must be made online only. To register online, log on to to
For event details or any queries / clarifications during 'Online Registration' process, please contact
Abhishek, tel: 080-66246829 / 9886611007; (
Prashant, tel: 080-66246805; (

  • "It feels great winning the Productivity Championship Award specially because it is a place where only the best get an opportunity to showcase their achievements in the field of operational excellence and winning at such a platform certainly triggers a spark to constantly perform well and participate again.”

    Maruti Suzuki India Ltd Gurgaon
  • "Presentation by various companies from diversified fields and their breakthrough activity has showcased opportunities to improve wherever required. A new technology already implemented and with proven results shown at the Summit was an eye-opener and has given us a clear understanding of tech availability in and out of India. The National Productivity Summit is one of the best platforms that enable companies to determine where we stand in the competitive market."

    SKF India Pune
  • "Being one among the 12 chosen case studies is a massive achievement; in fact the Summit offered a wonderful platform through which we are able to cross-learn the industrial best practices of India. There were lot of takeaways including the introduction to many more tools, methodologies and philosophies from leading companies to improve productivity. Having witnessed various case studies from numerous industrial ecosystem, it has provided with us an opportunity to calibrate our position among the best companies of India."

    Wabco India Chennai
  • "It was a great experience to participate in the National Productivity Summit 2015. It was a good forum that was made available by IMTMA to share ideas, improvements and practices followed in various organisations. We participated for the first time and our project was appreciated. Our top management was happy to receive the award and have decided to continue participating in the coming years.”

    Keihin Fie Pvt. Ltd Pune