Agenda 2023

29 & 30 September 2023

Leela Ambience Convention Hotel, Delhi

Day 1 | 29th September 2023
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Inauguration of Exhibition, VIP walk-around and meet-and-greet with Exhibitors
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Inauguration Program & Addresses by VIPs
National and International Tourism Industry officials, CEO's, thought leaders and diplomats
02:00 PM - 02:45 PM
Panel discussion by SITE - India: A Powerhouse of Incentive Travel: Growth, challenges and perspective in 2023-24
Barun Gupta
Manian SGS
Associate Director - Facilities & Administration,
Mindsprint Digital (India) Private Limited
Jasminder S Brishan
Senior Manager,
Global Travel Ocwen Financials
Annabel Christine
Asst. General Manager- Lead Travel,
Ashok Leyland Limited
Jit Bose
Vice President,
GRT Hotels
Naveen Rizvi
Vice President,
03:00 PM - 03:45 PM
Presentation by Discover Moscow
Moscow: Level up your incentive!
Maya Anurova
Head of Business Tourism Development Department,
Moscow Project Office for Tourism and Hospitality Development
04:00 PM - 04:45 PM
MICE and Business Travel - strategies and tactics in a changing market dynamic
Evgeny Kozlov
First Deputy Head of the Office of the Mayor and the Government of Moscow,
Chairman of Moscow City Tourism Committee
Kean Bon Lim
Area Director, India, South Asia, and Africa,
Singapore Tourism Board
Krishantha Fernando
General Manager,
Sri Lanka Convention Bureau
Sanjiv Agarwal
Fairfest Media
07:00 PM - 11:00 PM
MICE Awards Ceremony by Discover Moscow (By Invite Only)
Day 2 | 30th September 2023
09:30 AM - 11:30 AM
B2B Speed Networking Session (for Exhibitors and Hosted Buyers only)
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
MICE Workshop by Network of Indian MICE Agents
1. Outlook on Future Trends in MICE
Dr. Nitin Mittal
Hotel n Apartment
NIMA Executive Committee member
2. Global Consolidation in MICE Business
Dr. Anup Tarafdar
Managing Director,
EVENTEX - A brand of Metaverse Expo Pvt. Ltd
NIMA Executive Committee member
3. Technology integration in MICE
Mufaddal Dahodwala
Managing Partner,
ICE India
NIMA Executive Committee member
4. Vision 2025 India as a MICE destination
Tanuja Pandey
Founder Director,
NIMA Executive Committee member
02:00 PM - 02:45 PM
Delivering exceptional Destination Weddings through Partnerships: Panel discussion and Q/A
Kean Bon Lim
Area Director, India, South Asia, and Africa,
Singapore Tourism Board
Alan James Christie
Area General Manager,
Radisson Hotels Sri Lanka
Bhavnesh Sawhney
FB Celebrations
Aagman Baury
General Manager,
Leela Ambience Convention Hotel
Ruchika Arora
Plush Weddings
03:00 PM - 03:45 PM
Valedictory and Awards Function
04:00 PM - 04:45 PM
Responsible Tourism Awards by ICRT