The organiser has appointed five leading hotels in the National Capital Region of Delhi as official hospitality partners for the MICE and luxury travel event’s inaugural year. The hotels will provide more than 400 rooms as accommodation for international hosted buyers and media attending the event. These hotels are Hilton Hotel New Delhi, Doubletree by Hilton New Delhi, Fraser Suites New Delhi, Jaypee Greens Golf & Spa Resort Greater Noida and Radisson Blu Hotel Greater Noida.
IT&CM India is an international MICE business, education and networking event that advance the opportunities of “Promoting India to the World and the World to India”. It is the first in the IT&CM series of events that also offers international and leading India exhibitors and buyers in the industry a dedicated avenue to showcase and procure luxury travel. In addition to the proven IT&CM programme formula comprising of structured business appointments, exhibition showcase, seminar sessions, official networking functions and tours, delegates to the three-day event will also receive access to India Convention Promotion Bureau (ICPB)’s Conventions India Conclave (CIC) and other partnering events that promise to enhance their investment at IT&CM India.
To date the event, has already attracted registration from some 330 international and Indian buyers, and close to 90 international and Indian media. The interest in the event is attributed to the growing focus on India as a MICE destination, as well as the line-up of exhibitors that has signed on to be part of the event’s maiden showcase. The exhibitors include Abercrombie and Kent, Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority, Creative Travel, Egypt Tourism Office, Grand Mirage Resort, Hotel Properties Limited, Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau, Meetings and Exhibitions Hong Kong, Singapore Association of Convention and Exhibition Organisers and Suppliers (SACEOS) and Tourism of Cambodia.
At the same time, IT&CM India plans to deliver high on the education front. It will be held in conjunction with India Convention Promotion Bureau’s (ICPB) 7th Conventions India Conclave. Reputed international certification courses to will be offered to participants, such as the Fundamentals of Business Travel Management CourseTM by Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) and the Professional Association Executive (PAE) Course, a competency course for association of professionals which features course contents by the Australasian Society of Association Executives (AuSAE) and the Canadian Society of Association Executives (CSAE).