"The Business of Connecting"

“The Ideas Exchange” (www.ideas-exchange.in ), proudly known as “IDEX” in India is a part of the global Trade Events Media Group which has been operating in the global exhibition and events industry across Europe, GCC, South Africa and Asia for over three decades. With a team of young professionals, IDEX has been providing outstanding value and service to clients for over a decade delivering a comprehensive range of exhibitions, conferences and meeting management services. Our business services help entrepreneurs and businesses expand their client base by opening new avenues of growing their business. IDEX, has built communities of professionals covering business sectors from technology to beauty; healthcare to cosmetics ingredients, infrastructure to law with brands like: Aesthetic Medicine Live (www.aestheticmed.in); Cosmetics Ingredients & Packaging (www.cipiexpo.com); IDEX Legal Awards (www.idexlegalawards.in) LawServe (www.lawserv.co.in); Legal Counsel Congress (www.idexlegal.com) Make Up Week (www.makeupweek.in); Professional Beauty India (www.professionalbeauty.in); with new exciting business segments opening up in 2019 across hardware & materials and sports.


Cosmetics Ingredients & Packaging India

The CIPI Expo is a focused trade show catering to the beauty, cosmetics and personal care ingredients industry, primarily manufacturers and suppliers of raw materials and personal care ingredients including packaging products, labelling companies and other related service providers. CIPI expo 2019 will be held on 16-17 September 2019 in Mumbai


IDEX Legal Awards

The IDEX Legal Awards are a part of our flagship event - Legal Counsel Congress and were created in 2011 to acknowledge and celebrate excellence amongst In-House Counsel and Law Firms.


Professional Beauty India

Professional Beauty India is one of the top 5 beauty events in the world running across UK, South Africa and India. Professional Beauty has 4 shows in India – Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore & Kolkata in 2015


Legal Counsel Congress

The Legal Counsel Congress is India’s most eminent conference. It is an an exclusive platform aiming to address the operational challenges faced by General Counsels. It’s purpose is to support the General Counsels and Corporate Legal Heads in attaining greater operational excellence and in enhancing the legal departments in becoming intrinsic business partners for Corporate India.

Who we work with

Experts Speak

"Great panels and speakers with interesting topics and good discussions."


"A great place to exchange, share ideas and learn from each other and helps implementing newly learnt leadership building systems based on industry best practices."

British High Commission.

"Excellently organised event with excellent selection of expert speakers and topics that were discussed in detail"

Bajaj Hindustan Ltd

"Fabulous effort by the IDEX team, this is a forum where we got to discuss pertinent issues."

ANZ Bank

"The event gave me a chance to have an inside look at the latest trends in cosmetics and brands. I personally felt that the event had garnered an overwhelming response as experts from the Salon and Spa industry rated it as ‘The best show of its kind "

Affinity Salons

"Professional Beauty was our first ever show and it was an exhilarating experience. Within a few hours we witnessed that Professional Beauty is a great platform to meet thousands of serious trade professionals from all over the country. Thank you "

Tangy Rose

"It was great to attend the conference; a great learning experience also and a lot to be taken back."

Mahindra & Mahindra

"Our business would benefit from the Congress which was practical, useful and insightful along with the networking opportunity; and topics discussed which give a better understanding of dispute management"


"The conference aptly focused the spotlight on the issues from multiple angles in a limited time frame, and helped the understanding of practical aspects of many of the risk and compliance issues of today"


"We will definitely implement the learning’s from the various sessions."


"Facilitation was good. Involved lots of “informal learning’s”, besides gaining formal insight"

Cadbury India Ltd.

"The program was designed and implemented with a lot of passion. The ease and transparency with which general business issues and quasi legal topics were discussed by senior legal professional is testimony enough for the success of the whole event"

Metro Cash & Carry India Private Limited

"I think it is great to finally have this kind of a forum for the in-house legal community. The caliber of speakers and the sessions was very high. Good job all around."

G4S plc

"The organization of the awards, I found was fair and unbiased. It had a good conglomeration of in-house counsels where views could be exchanged without any reservations."

Wockhardt Group

"Sharing and tapping into the collective wisdom at such a forum enriches us all"


"It was an enlightening experience interacting with industry leaders and hearing their experience talk. The networking session was facilitated well by The Ideas Exchange."

Ernst & Young

"It was a fabulous show – one of a kind in India and probably the biggest beauty show ever "

Toni & Guy (India)

"In short period of time, Professional Beauty has come a long way. Our experience has been very satisfying and we are happy with the response at the show."

OPI & Keratin Complex

"The event was well organized, and it was a pleasure to meet so many interesting people from diverse organizations. Such events also help to generate new ideas and inspire one to do better as we get back into our daily routine"

Financial Technologies India Limited

"Very enriching event. What really stood out was the choice of participants; very warm and insightful, without being judgmental. I enjoyed the interactions, immensely!"

Dalmia Bharat Enterprises Cement Business

"A great learning experience with an opportunity to gain insights on what other organisations are doing better to make progress in your own organisation."

Tupperware India Pvt Ltd.

"I liked the program design and areas covered"

Acme Tele Power Ltd

"Professions beauty leads its way in comparison to other shows in India! Looking at the experience of the show in these 2 days, I must say that Professional Beauty is here to stay for long!"

Rayed Merchant, Beauty Palace

"We’ve seen their show grow rapidly over the last year with more brands, visitors and international partners joining the show largely on the back that the PB team work diligently and with integrity ensuring India finally has its own international quality trade show. "

Ekta Cosmetics (Skeyndor & Make Up Studio)


The Ideas Exchange (IX Events Pvt Ltd.) 318, Khar Satyam Premises Co-op Soc. Ltd, 31, 3rd Floor, Khar Linking Road, Khar (W), Mumbai 52. | 0222-6171-3200 – info@ideas-exchange.in

Vikas Vij

Managing Director


Sharmila Pandey

Project Director


Khyati Mishra

Head of Marketing