NEW DELHI
31 JAN, 01 FEB 2020

Agenda 2020

31 Jan, 01 Feb 2020

Delhi, India

Agenda 2020

Day 1 | 31st Jan 2020
11:00 AM to 11:35 AM : Inauguration
12:00 PM to 12:40 PM : Conference Area
Events and Meetings Outlook: What Indian & APAC MICE Buyers Want
APAC is expected to witness the highest growth (8.6%) in the MICE industry, significantly driven by emerging countries such as India, China and Singapore. As the industry is growing, the buyers’ preferences are also evolving. Bespoke experiences, non-traditional event spaces, and more - the demands are many. This session aims to decode the psyche of the MICE buyer from the largest global MICE markets - India and APAC.
Hugo Slimbrouck
Director of Strategic Partnerships, Ovation Global DMC & Past President,
SITE Global
Manoj Duggal
Vice President,
Bajaj Allianz General Insurance
Gary Grover
Vice President Administration,
HDFC Standard Life Insurance
Vinati Tyagi
Global Travel Manager,
BYJU'S
Dr Abhijit Sarkar
Country Head-Corporate Real Estate, Administration & Infrastructure,
Sharekhan
Moderator
Sesh Seshadri
Director,
Lonely Planet India
02:00 PM to 03:30 PM : Conference Area
ICTF Connect: Onsite Meeting Session for Corporates
03:30 PM to 05:30 PM : Conference Area
@BLTM presents
Wedding Travel: The Opportunities for the Travel Industry
06:00 PM to 07:00 PM : Conference Area
I Have a Problem - Help Me Find a Solution
Solve your travel buying problems! Share your problems and solutions to common issues in buying group and corporate travel - and watch Grant solve them with a unique and fun approach!
J Grant Caplan
President,
Procurigence
Day 2 | 1st Feb 2020
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM : Conference Area
BLTM Connect: Onsite Meeting Session for Travel Trade
12:30 PM to 01:00 PM : Conference Area
presents
The Future of Incentives in Inbound & Outbound Travel
Naveen Rizvi
Executive Director,
ICE & Regional Director - India & Indian Ocean, Pacific World
Vishal Yadav
Director,
Incredible Destination Management Services
Amaresh Tiwari
Vice Chairman, India Convention Promotion Bureau & CEO,
Meetings and Incentives World
Vikas Suda
Managing Director,
VDOIT4U Event Management
01:00 PM to 01:30 PM : Conference Area
The Millennial Bleisure Traveller: Where does Business meet Leisure at your destinations?
Nisha
Founder and Principal Consultant,
Elevated Consultancy and Training & World Women Tourism
02:00 PM to 02:30 PM : Conference Area
Business Travel Outlook: Why Corporate Travelers Are So Reluctant to Use Company Booking Tools
According to Global Business Traveller’s Association (GBTA), the world’s business travel spend will reach US $ 1.7 trillion by 2022. One of the most concerning challenges plaguing business travel today is conceding employee-first travel policies with corporate compliance. Learn the root cause of employee unwillingness and find solutions to it.
Vinitee Mishra
Sr. Global Manager,
Utopia Global
Tarun Kumar
Senior Procurement Specialist,
SAP
Nitin Narula
Head – Administration & Infra Projects,
Elara Technologies
Rajesh Chaprala
Global Travel Manager,
Lupin
Moderator
Daksh Sharma
Managing Partner,
Iffort/TravHQ
03:30 PM to 04:30 PM : BLTM Awards Ceremony