4-day hospitality exposition begins
The second edition of India International Hospitality Expo (IHE) will be the biggest hospitality expo event in South Asia till date with its astounding line up of trade discussions, conferences, gastronomic demonstrations, awards night and more.
The 4-day exposition will be held from August 7 – 10, 2019 at India Expo Centre & Mart, Greater Noida Expressway. Rakesh Kumar, Chairman, India Expo Centre & Mart made an official announcement in the press conference about the event in Delhi NCR.
The event will witness biggest exposition spread over 28,000 sqm of exhibition space, and over 20,000 business visitors are expected at the expo.
IHE 2019 promises to be bigger, better and grander by having speakers from across the world and MSME company owners from North East showcasing their work as part of Make in India initiative.
Also a robust conference programme with top hospitality professionals as speakers, a series of Master classes by world-renowned chefs from India and abroad, wine sommelier training by a renowned Italian sommelier, a hospitality-inspired fashion show and an FSSAI conclave on Food Safety makes IHE' 19 the most expansive hospitality platform with stimulating knowledge sessions and a great networking opportunity for its participants.
Himachal Pradesh is the 'Focus State' at the expo with a number of events being organised by the Tourism Department of the Government of Himachal Pradesh and Himachal Tourism Development Corporation. Celebrity chef Manjit Gill will be presenting Himachali cuisine along with Chef Nand Lal Sharma of Himachal Tourism at three special occasions during the Expo.
The event will also witness Celebrity Indonesian chef Gupta Sitorus, Kevindra Soemantri, Yuda Bustara and Primo Rizky.
It will be a gala celebration of hospitality sector and the organisers will be giving away first IHE hospitality awards to more than 70 hospitality professionals from across India.
IHE 2019 will act as an impactful platform for all the hospitality stakeholders to come, network and rub shoulders with the very best in the industry.
Speaking about IHE 2019 Rakesh Kumar, Chairman, India Expo Centre & Mart says, "There was a need for this sort of an event in India's burgeoning hospitality sector. We have tried to bring together every aspect which serves hospitality players under one roof, for a show which would meet every demand that the industry may have, from material goods to intellectual enlightenment."
Kumar further elaborated that large number of members of EPCH from Moradabad, Jaipur and Jodhpur are talking part in the IHE displaying products from handicrafts sector related to hospitality industry.