Confederation of Horticulture Associations of India (CHAI), committed to the furtherance of agriculture/horticulture, through networking of organizations and individuals, is moving forward in achieving the goal of technology-led development. Since, its inception in 2010, the Confederation has partnered, supported and synergised the holding of national and international conferences and has organized knowledge sharing workshops on topical issues. A policy paper and the Bangaluru Declaration on UPH have catalyzed the activities for urban and peri-urban horticulture. During the year, CHAI supported a National Conference on Dynamics of Smart Horticulture for Livelihood and Rural Development, organised by ASM Foundation, New Delhi and MGCGV, Chitrakoot, Satna, Madhya Pradesh, from 28-31, May, 2015. An International Conference on Floriculture and Landscape Gardening –challenges and Opportunities was organised at Pune on 27 February, 2016 in collaboration with Media Today. CHAI was a Knowledge Partner in Smart Agriculture-Geo Agri with the theme: “Technologies empowering Indian Agriculture”organised at NOIDA on 2nd-3rd March 2016.