Press Release (ePRNews.com) - SINGAPORE - Oct 26, 2016 - The first agenda item at the upcoming Incentive, Conference & Event Society Asia Pacific (ICESAP) Conference to be held in Singapore November 30 to December 2 will be the highly anticipated Leaders Forums under Chatham House Rules to facilitate member engagement, sharing of experiences, opinions and robust discussion said President Nigel Gaunt.
Commenting further, Nigel Gaunt said the Leaders Forums will be moderated by outstanding industry professionals and thought leaders representing various facets of the incentive conference and event (ICE) sector. “Over 200 delegates are expected to attend this year’s conference of which more than 60 will be senior MICE corporate representatives from leading Asia Pacific headquartered ‘Fortune 500’ organisations”.
Restricted to ICESAP members only, the three Leaders Forums will comprise –
Leaders Forum 1 Corporate Delegates
Georgie Farmer, Group Manager, Strategic Sourcing, Travel & Events, Microsoft
Aileen London, APAC Senior Manager Meeting Services, Oracle Corporation
Leaders Forum 2 Agency Delegates
Ben Taylor, CEO Asia Pacific, Project: Worldwide
David Litteken, Vice President – Asia Pacific Region, BI Worldwide
Leaders’ Forum 3 Partner Delegates
Ramesh Daryanani, Vice President, Global Sales, Asia Pacific, Marriott International
Arun Madhok, Chief Executive Officer, Suntec Convention & Exhibition Centre
Robin LokermanPresident of MCI has attended both the previous ICESAP Conferences and said the annual event provides a unique opportunity to learn and network with clients, other agencies and key suppliers. “ICESAP is one of the few events in Asia, that attracts a significant number of corporate planners and the program has been put together to address all the key issues our industry faces today. I see this as a must attend event – not to be missed!”
This year’s Conference will also launch the ICESAP Agency Accreditation Program with Oracle’s Aileen Londonand Amway’s Bert Libig advocates and supporters of the much anticipated initiative.
In addition, Nigel Gaunt confirmed three of four ICESAP Regional Vice Presidents representing Australasia, North Asia and South Asia will be announced at the Singapore Conference. The new ICESAP Vice Presidents will be attending the event.
The process to appoint the fourth Regional Vice President for the ASEAN region is well advanced and Nigel Gaunt is confident this appointment will also be announced at the Conference.
“All is in readiness for the 3rd annual ICESAP Conference in Singapore with registrations being received daily for this leading industry event. The organising team is confident delegates will benefit immensely from a comprehensive program of speakers and experts providing keynote speeches and facilitating thought provoking workshops and forums.
“An exciting social program will provide an excellent platform to mix with fellow ICE practitioners, potential customers and leading industry representatives”, concluded Nigel Gaunt.
Notes to the editor: Conference information, registration, program details, and sponsorship opportunities are available from the website conference.icesap.org
Issued by: Incentive, Conference and Event Society Asia Pacific (ICESAP) www.icesap.org
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