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Sri L.Satyanarayana felicitating
Sri M.B.S.Purushottam
Sri Suresh Hebbar felicitating Sri B.R.Rao

Mr. Mrs A.Krishna Prasad felicitating
Mr .Mrs R.Venkatraman during 37th AGM
Sri A.Krishna Prasad felicitating
Sri R.Venkatraman

Sri G.Srinivasa Rao Hon'ble Secretary Presenting Secretaries Report for the year 2006 - 2007
Present Presidents and Past Presidents Present during the AGM

Members Present for the 37th AGM
Members Present for the 37th AGM

Members Present for the 37th AGM
Members Present for the 37th AGM

Conference on Telecom and Broad Band
Government of Andhra Pradesh , IT & C Department and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Hyderabad in association with ELIAP organized a Conference on Telecom and Broad Band on 10th January 2007 at CII Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre, Hyderabad.

This Conference was organized as a concurrent event to the GITEX India – 2007 and inaugurated by the Hon’ble Minister for Finance, Government of A.P. Shri.K.Rosaiah. Dr. G.Vivekanand, Chairman CII- AP,Shri.Shakti Sagar, Convener- CII AP ICT Pannel, Shri. Andrew Dinsley, First Secretary ( Trade & Investment), UK Trade & Investment, Shri. N.Siva Prasad, President, ELIAP,Shri.Ramesh Datla, Past Chairman CII and Past President ELIAP graced the occasion.

Mr. N.Siva Prasad, President ELIAP and session Chairman addressed the conference on Electronics Hardware Industry. He appraised the strengths and importance of Telecom, R&D and Hardware Sector.

Shri. A.Krishna Prasad, Past President, ELIAP and Managing Director M/s. Linkwell Telesystems (P) Ltd., presented the prospects Manufacturing, importance of R & D in Telecom, and the policy matters pertaining to ITA –1 and ITA-2. Shri. R.Venkatraman, Past President ELIAP and Chairman, IETE Hyderabad Centre apprised about the role of R & D and the facilities required for Manufacturing of Communication Equipment.

Hon’ble Minister for Finance K. Rosaiah addressing the conference  

Sri N. Siva Prasad, President ELIAP addressing the conference
Awards for Hardware Industries
Government of Andhra Pradesh, IT & C Department and Dubai World Trade Centre jointly organized GITEX India 2007 Exhibition. ELIAP, CII,NASSCOM,COWE and other reputed organizations supported this Exhibition.Various conference’s on IT, ITES and Telecom were held during 09th – 11th January 2007 at Hitex Exhibition Grounds and Convention Center, CII, NAC Auditorium etc., Hyderabad. On the Eve of this Exhibition IT & C Department has announced the awards for TOP Hardware Companies. Honb’le Chief Minister Shri. Y. S. Rajashakara Reddy. and Hon’ble Minister for IT & C Smt. Sabitha Indera Reddy Presented these awards. The following Companies have received the awards

Sri A. Krishna Prasad, M.D. Linkwell Telesystems
receiving the Awardfrom Hon’ble Cheif Minister
Sri P. Rama Rao, M.D. ICOMM Ltd. receiving the Award from Hon’ble Cheif Minister
Sri P. V. Anantharamaiah, VP Software & Sri Neeraj Karnwal, GM Business Development OSI Systems Pvt. Ltd. receiving the Award from
Hon’ble Cheif Minister

1. Top Indian Hardware Company Award

2. Top MNC Hardware Company Award
    1. M/s. Linkwell Telesystems (P) Ltd.
    2. M/s. ICOMM Ltd.
    1. M/s. OSI Systems Pvt. Ltd.
Release of ELIAP CD & Directory Cover
The ELIAP Profile Film was released on 07th October 2006 at Hotel Katriya by the Chief Guest Dr. C.S.Rao, IT & C Advisor to the Government of A.P & CEO , A.P. Invest. The ELIAP Directory 2006-07 was Inaugurated by the Gust of Honour Mr. C.P.Rao, Commissioner of Customs & Central Excise, Hyderabad. Later both the Chief Guest and the Guest of Honour spoke about the Electronic Hardware Industry and assured their support for the development of the Industry in the State. President Mr. L.Satyanarayana announced the launch of the ELIAP Profile Film he appreciated Admatrix Team for making it successes. Further the President thanked the members who extended their co-operation to make the film. The profile film was presented to the members of ELIAP.

Dr. C.S. Rao, IT & C Advisor to the
Govt. of AP releasing ELIAP Profile Film CD
Sri C. P. Rao, Commissioner of
Customs & Central Excise releasing
ELIAP Directory Cover
Sri. A Madhavan, Vice President ELIAP,
Sri G. Srinivasa Rao Hon. Secretary,
Sri L Satyanarayana President,
ELIAP conducting 36th Annual General Body Meeting.

Minutes of the 36th Annual General Body Meeting of the Association held on 07th October 2006 at The Hotel Katriya, Hyderabad. President Mr. L. Satyanarayana presided the meeting.

The AGM observed 2 Minutes of mourning for the demise of the Past Presidents Shri. M. Madan Mohan & Shri. D.V.S.Raju during this year. The president apprised the members about the status of the Hardware Park / SEZ that 275 Acres of land at Maheswaram was recommended for Hardware SEZ. He also appraised about the visits of the CCITI Sub- committee to the SEZ applied Industries.

The president explained that the IT Policy 2005-10 has announced offering certain incentives to the Hardware Industry.Industries department has also announced the latest Industrial Policy offering more Industrial Incentives members may follow the policies.

Mr. G.Srinivasa Rao, Hon. Secretary read out the activities of the Association in detail in his Secretaries report for the period 2005- 06. He highlighted that various recommendations made by ELIAP to the IT & C Department, Commercial Tax Department, Government of Andhra Pradesh have come In the shape of the New G.O’s., ELIAP is successful in getting allotment of land in Hard Ware Park to its members. Response from the members is increased in participating in the International Exhibitions, like GITEX –06, Componex-06, ELCOMP-06, IT-for SME’s and ELIAP organized vendor development programme for NFC & ECIL. The Hon. Secretary further apprised the ELIAP members in news and 42 companies have newly joined to the association, and 3 Engineering Colleges have joined and many are showing interest to join as new members.

The Audited accounts of the association for the year 2005-06 were presented, and proposed for approval by Mr. K.Vijayakumar Gupta and seconded by Mr. A.Krishna Prasad. And the same were accepted. The Election results for ELIAP Office Bearers for the period 2006-2008 were announced.


Sri L. Satyanaraya felicitating
Sri. SSRL Swamy Past President ELIAP
Sri P. Subba Rao felicitating
Sri. K. Vijayakumar Gupta
Past President ELIAP
The Past Presidents of ELIAP Shri. S.S.R.L.Swamy, Shri. K.Vijayakumar Gupta, hri.A.Krishna Prasad, were felicitated by the association as a token of recognition for their support and services to the Association. In response the past presidents gave valuable suggestions for the improvement of the Association. ELIAP felicitated Shri. L.Satyanarayana, present president for his out standing support to the electronic industry and for his out standing services over a period of 26yrs at ECIL. He is receipt of Import substitution Award from NRDC for Metal Film Resistors in the Year 1974 and he was also part of the team responsible for obtaining Gold Shield from NRDC. Mr. N.Shiva Prasad has proposed Vote of thanks.

SDr. MV Ramana Rao felicitating
Sri.A. Krishna Prasad
Past President ELIAP
Dr. CS Rao felicitating
Sri.L. Satyanarayana
President ELIAP
ELIAP 1st MCM of 2006-2008
Sri L. Satynarayana, Past President ELIAP, greeting the incoming president
Sri N. Siva Prasad
First MCM for 2006 – 2008 period was held on 30th October 2006 at Sailing Annex Club, Secunderabad. ELIAP President Shri. L.Satyanarayana formally announced the Office Bearers of the Association for the year 2006 – 2008. Shri. N.Siva Prasad was elected as President, Shri. S.P.Chaganty, Vice- President, Shri. G.Srinivasa Rao, Hon. Secretary, Shri. Suresh K. Hebbar, Jt. Secretary, Shri. K.K.Raju as Treasurer. The New President and the office bearers have taken the charge. Members present have greeted the New Committee. The Newly elected President Shri. Siva Prasad conveyed his thanks to the members for electing him as president, he praised the previous committees for their contribution further he assured his best services to the Association.
Members presented in 1st MCM
ELIAP meets US Deligation
On 6th December 2006 a high level US delegation consisting of various MNC’s with their requirements visited to Hyderabad. US Commercial Services has arranged one to one meetings with ELIAP Members. Mr. G.Srinivasa Rao, Hon. Secretary, ELIAP has interacted with Mr. Thomas Baughman, President, New Concept Manufacturing and with the other members of the delegation and exchanged the ELIAP members data with the delegation.
ELIAP Delegation meets the Principle Secretary Industries
A Five member delegation Headed by President Mr.N.Siva Prasad consisting of Mr. G.Srinivasa Rao, Hon. Secretary, Mr. Suresh K. Hebbar, Jt. Secretary, Mr. K.K.Raju, Treasurer, Mr. S.Ravi, Member met Smt. D.Laxmi Parthasarathy,I.A.S, Principle Secretary Industries , government of A.P. on on 19th December 2006 and discussed about the various categories of incentives available to Industries, new Industrial Policy 2005 – 2010 and also the package for revival of sick industries. Smt. Laxmi Parthasarathy assured the industry that the department will try to provide more benefits to the Electronic Hardware Industry , and pursue about the Hardware Park and SEZ’s to start up quickly.
ELIAP Delegation meets the Principle Secretary IT & C
A Five member delegation Headed by The President Mr.N.Siva Prasad consisting of Mr. G.Srinivasa Rao, Hon. Secretary, Mr. Suresh K. Hebbar, Jt. Secretary, Mr. K.K.Raju, Treasurer, Mr. S.Ravi, Member met Smt. K.Ratna Prabha,I.A.S, Principle Secretary IT & C Department, government of A.P. on 19th December 2006 and discussed about the status of the process and allotment of lands in the SEZ and Hardware Park Phase - II. Smt. Ratna Prabha assured the industry that the department will pursue the Hardware Park and SEZ allotments and will address all issues in the next CCITI meeting.
ELIAP Delegation meets IT & C Advisor
A Five member delegation Headed by The President Mr.N.Siva Prasad consisting of Mr. G.Srinivasa Rao, Hon. Secretary, Mr. Suresh K. Hebbar, Jt. Secretary, Mr. K.K.Raju, Treasurer, Mr. S.Ravi, Member met Dr.C.S.Rao, Advisor IT & C Department and CEO, APINVEST, Government of A.P. On 19th December 2006 and apprised about the Strengths of the Electronic Hardware Industry and requested the Government support to bring MNC’s to the State and allotment of lands in the SEZ and Hardware Park Phase - II.. Dr. C.S.Rao assured the delegation that he will initiate the action on the issues proposed by ELIAP further he assured his continuous support for the Electronic Industry.
ELIAP Delegation meets the MD, APIIC
On 26th December there member delegation consisting of Shri. N. Siva Prasad , President, Shri. G.Srinivasa Rao, Hon.Secretary, Shri. S.Ravi, Member meet Shri. .B.P.Acharaya, I.A.S, V.C& Managing Director, APIIC. Requested the M.D to allocate 250 Acres of land for Hardware SEZ at Maheswaram and 150 Acres for Domestic Electronic Industry. In response Shri. Acharya assured the delegation that the allotment of land in SEZ will be completed soon. Further the M.D assured the delegation that the II Phase of Hardware Park will be taken up besides the proposed SEZ.
ELCINA and Exhibitions India have organized ELCOMP India 2006 International Exhibition and Conference on 5th – 7th September 2006 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. ELIA P has participated in this exhibition three member companies M/s Vasavi Electronics, M/s Analogic Controls India Ltd., M/s Team Engineers have participated and derived the benefit.
Interactive Meeting with SEMI - USA
ELIAP, IETE and Instrument Society of India, Hyderabad Chapter Jointly Organized an Interactive Session with SEMI – USA On 24th August 2006 at IETE Conference Hall. Mr Paul Davis, Executive Vice-President, Dr Dennis Uchida, Advisor to SEMI President have apprised about the activities of SEMI. SEMI, an industry oriented global association of Micro - Electronics, Display Industries, Supply Chain, Semiconductor Equipment & Materials Industries etc., is dedicated to cater its member’s need – to Information, Markets, customers, Decision Makers, and Global Business opportunities to equipment and service providers to semiconductor, solar cell and digital displays industries. Mr. L.Satyanarayana, President ELIAP Presided over the function and apprised the strengths of the Electronic Industry to the members during his address.
Technology Development Centre
Technology Development Centre (TDC) was officially launched on 21st April, 2006 at Hyderabad with a motto to develop new technologies and knowledge pool as a resource center. The resources from the industry, institutions and knowledge corridors will be pooled for this purpose.

TDC is trying to enter into MoU’s with reputed organizations and institutions like ELIAP, IETE, Institute of Engineers, Osmania University, JNTU and Andhra University. TDC has submitted its proposal to ELIAP which was accepted in principle on 14.04.06.

TDC has already entered into an agreement with University of Western Sydney (UWS). There are more than 4000 students in UWS School of Engineering/ School of Computing & Mathematics. The link with TDC, a coalition of Engineering Colleges and industry in India will give students an opportunity to access overseas facilities and participate in exchange
visits along with international projects.

Mrs. Daggubati Purandareswari Devi,
Minister of State for HRD officially
launching TDC by lightening the lamp
Mr. L. Satyanarayana,
President ELIAP addressing at
Launching Ceremony
35th CCITI Meeting
The 37th CCITI Meeting was held on 29th March 2006 at IT & C Conference Hall, A.P. Secretariat. Smt. K. Ratna Prabha, I.A.S. Secretary IT & C presided over the meeting. Mr. L. Satyanarayana, President, Mr. G.Srinivasa Rao, Hon. Secretary, ELIAP attended the meeting. The CCITI discussed about the allotment of land to the Electronic Hardware Units in the existing Hardware Park and in the SEZ and suggested to speed up the action in respect to SEZ.
Meeting with VC & MD of APIIC
On 18th February 2006 a two member delegation headed by Mr. L.Satyanarayana, President and Mr. G.Srinivasa Rao, Hon. Secretary , ELIAP meet Shri. B.P.Acharya, I.A.S., Vice Chairman & Managing Director for APIIC. The delegation apprised the Managing Director about the current status of the Industry and need for identifying and developing the land of SEZ near the International Airport. In response Sri. Acharya assured the delegation that the land will be identified soon and the same will be recommended for the development of the SEZ
IT for SME’s

Smt. K. Ratna Prabha, IAS Secretary IT & C,
Sri L. Satyanarayana President ELIAP and other dignitories visiting ELIAP stall during IT for SME’s
Smt.K.Ratna Prabha, IAS, Secretary for IT&C Department, Government of Andhra Pradesh has inaugurated “IT for SME’s” a 3-day Conclave, Exhibition & Product presentation on 21st April, 2006 at Hotel Taj Krishna. Shri L.Satyanarayana, President ELIAP attended this function as a Guest and in the Exhibition Smt.Ratna Prabha about the products displayed in ELIAP stall as well as in the Exhibition. Smt.Ratna Prabha praised the IT Software products displayed by M/s.Futuretech in ELIAP Stall and th other products exhibited in the exhibition. This 3 day conclave orgnised by Vin media in association with Times of India and ELIAP etc. was held from 21st – 23rd April 2006 at Hotel Taj Krishna Hyderabad.