Over 50 Marketing Gurus Set to Speak at the First-ever India Sponsorship Summit by EntCo Media
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Business Events | September 4, 2018 | News
The Entertainment Co.
The Entertainment Company (EntCo Media), a global brand strategy and experience development agency, today announced the launch of India’s first ever sponsorship summit - India Sponsorship Summit 2018. Conceptualized, designed and curated by the founders of The Entertainment Company (EntCo Media), the ground-breaking summit will take place in Mumbai on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at Novotel Juhu Beach Hotel.
A first of its kind in India, the summit will bring together marketing professionals and agency experts to discuss sponsorship trends across Music, Sports, Fashion, Arts & CSR. The summit will feature a packed agenda filled with keynote sessions from industry leaders, panel discussions, round table and breakaway sessions tailored specifically for brands and agencies to gain exclusive knowledge and build valuable partnerships.
The India Sponsorship Summit will have over 50 + speakers sharing the stage to discuss their views on sponsorship in India from leading brands such as Suzuki Motorcycles, Standard Chartered Bank, Pepsico, Facebook, YES Bank, Knight Frank, FCA India Automobiles, Bajaj Electricals, Reliance Jio, VFS Global, Godrej Properties, FastTrack, AB In Bev, Red Bull, Mondelez International, JSW Sports Pvt Ltd, CRY and many more.
The summit will be presented by Viacom 18 Live - a platform by Viacom 18 Media that engages with consumers through impactful large format live properties. The summit is also supported by Product of the Year (POY) & outdoor media service provider - Global Advertisers and the multi-channel media platform EVENTFAQS who have come on board as a Community Partner.
Subramanian Iyer - Managing Director, The Entertainment Company said “I have personally been involved in large sponsorships for the last 15 years and although sponsorships across various mediums have evolved over the past many years there are no knowledge sharing platforms where the agencies can understand the brands perspective and learn. So we decided to take the lead and do an event from which the industry can benefit, network and importantly learn. The response has been phenomenal not only from the brands' side but also from the Industry.”
On Associating with the first edition of India Sponsorship Summit, as a Presenting Sponsor, Saugato Bhowmik, EVP & Business Head, Consumer Products & Integrated Network Solutions, Viacom 18, The house of multiple IP’s and also hosts one of the most premium Multi-Genre International Music Festival in India called Vh1 Supersonic said "We are very excited to be a part of this initiative. Since we are in the business of live experiences, brand integration is a very important part of what we do as a business. I personally feel that the Summit will not only establish itself as a fantastic knowledge sharing platform but will also create great networking opportunities between the rights holders & brands "
A first of its kind in India, the summit will bring together marketing professionals and agency experts to discuss sponsorship trends across Music, Sports, Fashion, Arts & CSR.