The Annual Master General of Ordnance (MGO) Industry Cooperation Meet (AMICOM-2016) is being held for two days beginning today. The AMICOM Series is an initiative of the Indian Army to engage with indigenous defence industry. The meet is being held at Habitat Centre, New Delhi under the aegis of MGO Branch along with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) .

The main theme of the meet is ‘Indigenisation’ with special emphasis to ‘Optronics and Electronics’, it is being attended by a large number of officers from the Armed Forces, MoD, DGQA, DRDO, Academia, and participants from Indian industry.

It aims to create a platform and act as a catalyst to obviate the long dependence on foreign sources so as to accelerate the pace of our Nation’s self-reliance in defence production.