The meeting gave an opportunity for the members to interact, give their suggestions to strengthen ICPB and for sharing their views regarding the proposed activities during the year like organising road shows, branding at internationals MICE events and production of promotional collaterals.
Mr. Suman Billa Joint Secretary, Tourism and Chairman ICPB apprised the members of the various Government initiatives to boost the MICE sector like E-visa, GST, and appointment of consultant for ICPB.
Mr. Chander Mansharamani, Vice Chairman ICPB updated the members regarding the activities of ICPB and the membership status including One Time membership of State Governments.
Mr. Robin Lokerman Group President, MCI made a presentation on ‘Imagine our MICE Future’ giving a global perspective to the subject covering –
- Future trends
- Talent issues
- Role of Destination Marketing / CVB
The meeting ended with informal discussions over tea.