Sunday, 19th December, 2021
16:00 - 17:30 hrs IEIA EC Meeting at Hotel Taj, Yeshwantpur, Bangalore
17:30 - 18:30 hrs IEIA EOSC (Exhibition Organisers Sub Committee) Meeting at Hotel Taj, Yeshwantpur, Bangalore
19:00 - 21:00 hrs Welcome Reception IEIA Open Seminar at
Hotel Taj, Yeshwantpur, Bangalore
Hosted by India Expo Centre & Mart
Monday, 20th December, 2021
10:00 - 10:30 hrs Registration and Networking Tea/Coffee
10:30 hrs Inauguration of the 10th IEIA Open Seminar
10:30 - 10:35 hrs Welcome Address by Bhupinder Singh, Hon. Secretary, IEIA
10:35 - 10:45 hrs Welcome Address by V. Anbu, CEO BIEC, Director General, IMTMA, Immediate Past President, UFI
On behalf of Host Venue IEIA Open Seminar 2021
10:45 - 10:55 hrs Celebrating 15 years of IEIA
Special address by Sudeep Sarcar, Vice President, IEIA
15 years IEIA Movie
10:55 - 11:00 hrs Address by Sonia Prashar, President, IEIA
- Release of the White Paper on the Indian Exhibition Industry and the impact on the Indian Economy (E&Y)
- Launch of Coffee Table Book
'Indian Exhibitions Industry - Legacy and Landscape'
- Launch of Indian Exhibition Industry -Who’s Who Directory 2022-23
11:15 - 12:00 hrs Plenary Session: Exhibitions - Building Global Business Platforms with invited dignitaries and business leaders
12:00 - 13:00 hrs Focus Session: India as the preferred Exhibition and Conference Destination
13:00 - 14:30 hrs Venue Tour followed by Lunch
14:30 - 15:30 hrs CEOs Conclave:
Need Customer Devotion – Build Employee Empathy
15:30- 16:15 hrs Motivational Session by Vandana Kohli, Prominent Author & Speaker -
Keeping a tryst with your inner self
12:00 - 13:00 hrs Focus Session: India as the preferred Exhibition and Conference Destination
16:15 - 16:30 hrs Acknowledging the Hidden Champions and Warriors of Indian Exhibition Industry
16:30 - 17:15 hrs Empowering the Future - Fantastic under 40s
Special Session by Mukul Sinha- Empowerment Evangelist, Executive Coach & Corporate Trainer
Moderated by Raghav Khosla, Group Editor, Exhibition Showcase
18:30 - 21:00 hrs Networking – Gala Dinner
- Entertainment / Cocktails and Dinner
Tuesday, 21st December, 2021
07:00 - 8:30 hrs Remembering Bala Indian Exhibition Industry - Friendly Football Match Transfers arranged by IEIA
10:30 – 11:00 hrs Networking Tea/Coffee
11:00 - 11:45 hrs Skilling and Upskilling : Addressing the demands of the Industry and building an integrated Indian Exhibition ecosystem
12:15 - 13:00 hrs Tech Session: Let’s make things better - New Technologies & Innovation in the exhibitions ecosystem Vote of thanks - EC IEIA
13:00 - 14:00 hrs Lunch
12:15 - 13:00 hrs AGM and Elections (IEIA Members only)
Tea / Coffee: End of the programme and individual departures