Corporate MICE Decision-Makers Elaborate on the Benefits of Participating in EPEX at WOW Asia
by Shantanu Jain Business Events | September 28, 2018 | News
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Started in the year 2015, the Experiential Planner Expo (EPEX) is India’s only trade-show format MICE and Destination Wedding Exposition which has become an integral part of the global business networking platform that is The WOW Awards and Conventions Asia.
Drawing the advantage of tmf dialogue marketing’s expertise of servicing more than 85 Global clients ranging from Tourism Boards, Convention Bureaus, Destination Management Companies, Hotels Venues and Service Providers, EPEX returned in its grandest avatar at WOW Awards Asia 2018 with 55 exhibitors, 250 hosted buyers and over 1812 pre-scheduled meetings with top brand custodians and outbound MICE & event planners from across the country.
In exclusive conversations with EVENTFAQS, top brand custodians from the Indian market reflected on their experience at the Experiential Planner Expo 2018 and its vitality as a business platform.
Vilas GV - Manager – Events, Promotions & Communication, Herbalife International India comments, “I’d like to begin by thanking the entire WOW team for inviting me for the EPEX and WOW Asia 2018. It was a most successful event because the right partners and business associates were brought on-board, to run a flawless event of this magnitude. EPEX 2018 was a great platform as it helped me to gather information and plan my future MICE events after meeting multiple country's tourism boards, consulate’s and hospitality partners. EPEX and WOW Asia is surely on its way to become a must visit for all event professionals across the globe.”
Bhushan Chandorkar - DGM Marketing Services, Market Activation, Incentive Trips, Conferences & Events (MICE), Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd – Automotive Sector explained, “EPEX was an eye opener experience for us as it connected us with many tourism companies / agencies and venues. It was a good eclectic mix of various hotels / convention centers and international destinations. The exhibitor stalls had great designs and it was a delight to have attended such a show. The best part was the management over all the three days, in such a fantastic manner. This was truly an extraordinary experience.”
Dr. Abhijit Sarkar- Senior Vice President, Sharekhan India Ltd, revealed, “EPEX and WOW Asia 2018 was a well-organized event. Such events help in keeping oneself updated on the fast-growing industry of Travel and Hospitality. It was a unique platform for integrating the buyers and sellers under one umbrella. The meetings were well planned and organized and further helped us to develop a strategic engagement amongst both the parties. You get a variety of options under one roof and can have a detailed discussion on various travel aspects of MICE and business travel.”
In its next edition, the Experiential Planner Expo promises to be bigger and better, bringing togehter over 80 partners from amongst global destination bureuas, DMCs. Hostels and Hospitality chains. EPEX 2019 is scheduled for 27-29 June in New Delhi Aerocity. for more details visit: www.experientialplanner.com
Top brand custodians from Indian Corporations investing in MICE programmes, reflect on their experience at the Experiential Planner Expo 2018 and its vitality as a business platform.