MICE AFFAIRS MEDIA GROUP, INDIA, 11 July 2020
MICE CLUB International, an initiative of Mice Affairs Media Group organized the first conversation of its Contributors and Advisors on 11 July 2020 virtually. Contributors from various industry domains joined the conversation.
For the first conversation, Mr. Paul Colston – Managing Editor at Mash Media Group, Sh. O P Sahgal –Director In Orbit Tours, Mr. Ajay Seth – CEO, Delmos World and Sh. Karun Kumar – MSME DI Official were invited. MICE Club Contributors include Shirin Agarwal Gupta, Dhiirendra Siirohi, Sapna Gujral, Ravinder Singh, Meenal Barapatre, Shiv Charan, Amit Chaudhary, Harit Bhutani, Bindeshwari Prasad, Sunil Singh, Shyam Saini, Siddharth Gautam, Nagendra Dubey, Gurpreet Johar, Satish Saini, & Humesh Sharma. The first meeting was moderated by Saachin Maanocha, Founder Mice Club International.
The session started with the journey of Sh. Om Prakash Ji, when he started the concept of Trade fair Visitors from India market. It was an eye-opener session for others as Mr. Sahgal aged 82 years and still actively involved in Business, is a true motivation for young entrepreneurs. Mr. Sahgal also stressed on the point of keeping in touch with your clients amid pandemic and start thinking like a start-up. Mr. Sahgal also highlighted various factors involving the MICE Industry.
Mr. Ajay Seth put forward the practical solutions out of the current situation of Pandemic. As per Mr. Seth, they are considering market to start not before than March 2021, and if they could get some business before the said period, shall be treated as a bonus. Moreover, he stressed on the point of being open to master the skill of selling other travel products, be it Domestic, FIT, Weddings or any other vertical. Another strong pint which everyone appreciated was “Come out of the Competition World and Pave the Way for Collaboration Model”
Sh. Karun Kumar briefed about various schemes of MSME specific to Exhibitions, MICE and revised MSME guidelines.
First conversation went off well with quality discussion and apropos of the current situation.