India Convention Promotion Bureau (ICPB) has recently announced that the 13th Convention India Conclave (CIC) to be held on virtual platform from October 29 – 31, 2020.
Keeping the challenging scenario in mind, where the norms of social distancing make it tough to hold a large meeting / conference physically, the MICE body, adjusting to the new normal, will host the virtual conclave based on the theme – ‘Physical and Digital Meetings – A Harmonious Blend.’
“Through this virtual convention, we will try and assure our members that digital and physical meetings – together, is what the future of MICE is. Nothing can replace the importance of personal interactions but in a scenario where individual interface is not possible, we can opt for the digital platform, which is also a great medium to stay connected and conduct business. I am looking at a participation of more than 2000 people as this time we will also invite students from various Universities, who have interest in MICE, to be a part of this great virtual event,” Amaresh Tiwari, Vice Chairman, ICPB said.
He opined that since it is an online forum, ICPB can reach out to a wider audience and help them know more about the scope and functioning of MICE in India.