Published on : Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Over 30 Indian travel and hospitality companies participated in VKonect MICE, India’s premium B2B meetings platform for MICE on 10th & 11th July, 2015. The two-day event, held at the Holiday Inn, Aerocity, New Delhi, included a networking session between corporate buyers and exhibitors on day one. At the event, speakers shared their thoughts and ideas pertaining to growing popularity of MICE destinations. On day two, travel trade met the exhibitors for exclusive business session in a tabletop and round ribbon format.
Vkonect is India’s first exclusive events platform, focused on business interaction for MICE. Leading B2B suppliers represent a diverse selection of segments; interact with premium, stringently selected corporate hosted buyers with a range of offerings relevant to the exhibitor’s niche. A closed door, sanitized, business meetings environment leads to focused engagement, which in turn has the quickest conversion potential.
In his address, Mr. Vineet Gopal, Director, Vkonect said that Vkonect MICE is an exclusive platform that offers interaction, highest business closures, a robust value for money experience and a sturdy ROI.
Ms. Punam Singh, Promoter and Director of Vkonect Events addressed the media, “Vkonect events is a thought process, honed over years after attending industry events globally, Leisure, MICE, Luxury, Weddings, Wellness and Spa Tourism came in all forms but MICE was the most inclusive, demanding and profitable. Vkonect MICE marries both corporate and trade requirements, keeping them separate, purely for ease and comfort of communication and meetings formats.”
The industry partners who participated in the event includes: Tourism boards of France, Germany, Canada, Munich, Philippines, Reunion Island, Singapore, and Oman. Other partners includes: Lavasa, Hello Tourism (Turkey), Shanti Maurice- A Nira Resort, C&C Alpha Group, GRT Hotels, Radisson Blu – Temple Bay Mamallapuram, Holiday Inn, Fanatic Sports, Zuri Hotels & Resorts, Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces, Sahara Star, Aamby Valley, Premier Hotels of Asia, Meritus Hotels & Resorts, Marriot International, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Anantara – Minor Hotels, ITC Hotels and Via Rail Canada.