India Convention Promotion Bureau’s annual flagship event, 13th Conventions India Conclave will be held as a Hybrid event on 30-31 October 2020. The theme of the Conclave is ‘Physical & Digital Meetings: A Harmonious Blend’. The venue of the event is JW Marriott, Aerocity New Delhi for hosting the physical component of the Conclave within the permissible limit. In addition, it is expected that about 500 participants including hosted buyers, exhibitors, visitors, students, industry associates, media will join virtually.
Shri Prahlad Singh Patel, Hon’ble Minister of State (IC) for Tourism & Culture will be the Chief Guest at the Inaugural session. Hon’ble Minister will also launch ICPB’s MICE film for global markets and the digital MICE planner.
Mr. Ori Lahav, President – IAPCO will deliver the Keynote Address on the Conclave theme. Conference sessions on contemporary topics with speakers and panellists are designed to engage participants on interesting topics relevant to the industry facing the current pandemic crisis.
A unique component of the Conclave are Hybrid hub sessions which will be held physically and transmitted live from Crowne Plaza, Gr. Noida and BIEC, Bangalore to promote these cities as MICE hubs through advanced technology to provide a quality digital experience. The B2B meetings have been arranged on virtual platform for exhibitors and buyers to interact and forging new alliances. The 13th CIC is an effort to kickstart the MICE activities complying with all safety protocols like masks, sanitization, social distancing etc. for a safe and enjoyable experience of the participants. This event will be a testimony to the industry’s ability to adapt and successfully handle hybrid events complying with all safety protocols.