Highlights of EMF Global Convention & Awards 2018
by Madiha Khan Weddings | October 8, 2018 | News
The 5th Annual EMF Global Convention and Awards was held from September 21st to 24th 2018 at Amari Hotel, Galle, Sri Lanka. The four-day event was graced by 200 plus participants, four tourism boards, and twenty plus foreign delegates and Indian delegates from Gujarat, Punjab, Delhi, Rajasthan, Mumbai, Telangana, Karnataka, and Tamil Nadu.
The Chief Guest at the event was the Tourism Minister of Sri Lanka, Mr. John AE Amaratunga. Other speakers at the convention were renowned florist Mr. Sakul Intakul, Thailand, who spoke on the topic Floral Extravaganza and Dr. Walid Baz, Lebanon, who spoke on the topic Behind the Scenes - Creating Exceptional Wedding Design & Décor.
There were classroom sessions demographically based on Sri Lanka, Bahrain, Ras al Khaimah, and Paris Disneyland. The participants of this session were Ms. Inoshini Perera, GM Sri Lanka Bureau, Dr. Ali Follad Consultant and CEO of BTEA, Bahrain, Mr. Shaji Thomas, Executive Director, Tourism Development Ras Al Khaimah, Mr. Raien Naraghi exclusive events representative, Disneyland Paris. The session was curated and hosted by Vishal Nagdev, Director, EVENTFAQS Media.
The convention had 30 Award categories for corporate, social and MICE event, and the jury chair was Parthip Thyagarajan, CEO, WeddingSutra. Entertainment was provided by Bhavin Dhanak, Neeraj Shridhar, and DJ Vishal. And the hosts for the evenings were Gunjan Utreja and Jyoti Kalwani.
Event Sponsors -
Title sponsor - AAvkar Group
Co-sponsor - Maan & Salva, The Forum
Special Partner - Le Chaat Factory
Hospitality partner - Catpultt
Logistic partner - Island Group
Event Sported by - Bloom Decor , Dream House Production , Dynamo entertainment , Tirupati & Tirupati
Entertainment Partner - TM Talent management, Zee Entertainment, Octave Entertainment
Digital Media Partner – WeddingSutra
Magazine partner - Wedding affair
The event was hosted between September 21st and 24th at Amari Hotel, Galle ,Sri Lanka.