ICPB’s annual conclave to familiarise delegates with MICE facilities in Kochi this year
The India Convention Promotion Bureau (ICPB) flagship event – Conventions India Conclave (CIC’s) 12th edition will be held from August 29-31, 2019 at Grand Hyatt Kochi.
The theme of the conclave is “Mapping the Sustainable MICE Future of India” which goes with the significance of MICE travel and its economic and social impact, informed Chander Mansharamani, Vice Chairman, ICPB.
Kochi has been chosen as the forthcoming convention destination keeping in view the upcoming MICE infrastructure in the city which is fast emerging as a preferred MICE tourism destination.
The association is expecting good number of foreign buyers including two groups of international buyers from USA apart from the domestic buyers and corporates.
The Ministry of Tourism and Kerala State Government are the Platinum Sponsors of the event and Grand Hyatt Kochi which is one of the largest Convention Centres in Kochi is the Venue Partner for CIC this year.
The luxury waterfront urban resort on Bolgatty Island in Kochi, Grand Hyatt is perched on 26 acres of plush green land overlooking the backwaters of Vembanad Lake.
Offering lake and city views, there are 264 luxurious guestrooms including 38 suites and 4 villas with plunge pools and private access.
The restaurants and bars at Grand Hyatt Kochi Bolgatty offer an exceptional experience at varied dining spots across the hotel.
Spanning over 3,000 sq.m, the property also features spectacular meeting and event spaces including a Grand Ballroom, and smaller residential-style meeting rooms.
Set up under the patronage of the Ministry of Tourism to promote India as a venue for international conferences and exhibitions, ICPB is a non-profit organisation.