Curtain Raiser @ New Delhi


After the tremendous success of IHE18, India Expo Centre & Mart (IEML) hosted a magnificent curtain raiser to the second edition of India International Hospitality Expo (IHE19) at Le Meridien, Delhi on March 14, 2019.

India International Hospitality Expo (to be held between 7-10 August’ 2019 at India Expo Centre and Mart, Greater Noida) has been curated in tandem with the vision of becoming the greatest, grandest and biggest hospitality show in Asia. And in the first leg of effort to accomplish this, the dextrous team of India Expo Centre & Mart (IEML) hosted the curtain raiser to this grand show at Le Meridien, Delhi on March 14, 2019.

The grandeur of the show witnessed semblance with the success of the first edition of India International Hospitality Expo (held between 8-11 August’ 2018) which witnessed over 200+ Exhibitors and 6000+ top decision makers from the hospitality industry.

Continuing the tradition, the curtain raiser of IHE19 was dynamic, high-powered and immensely successful wherein top hospitality changemakers and stalwarts graced the dais and shared their vision for the future of hospitality in the country.

Mr. Rakesh Kumar (Chairman, India Exposition Mart Limited) said, “We’re working with a vision to make IHE not just the largest show in India, but the whole of Asia. Our team is working hard to bring this vision to reality and we’re getting a very positive response from the industry.”

Iterating similar sentiments, Mr. Hari Dadoo (Fair President, India International Hospitality Expo) commented, “IHE 18 was a success with over 200 exhibitors getting to network with select B2B decision makers. Going forth we’re planning to take IHE 19 to an even bigger level with 650 exhibitors and increasing the scale of the show to 20,000 sqm.”

Mr. Anil Malhotra (Board Member, India International Hospitality Expo) added, “IHE was curated as a dedicated show for the hospitality industry which was a need of the hour. Hospitality in India has been growing at a very rapid scale and with platforms like these, we’re sure that the interests of both hotel suppliers and the hoteliers will be well catered to.”

Henceforth, this curtain raiser was literally a trailer for the mammoth success that IHE 2019 is set to achieve in August and this reverberated in the sentiments of each of the notable personalities present – from top hoteliers, CEOs, GMs, Executive Chefs, known architects and designers to one of the best hospitality suppliers.

About IHE 19 (August 7-10’ 2019), India Expo Centre and Mart, Greater Noida, Delhi NCR

With a robust strength of 650 Exhibitors and 15,000 Decision Makers – the show promises to be the largest and the most comprehensive sourcing hub for hospitality, retail, f&b, baking, housekeeping, architects as well as design enthusiasts. Hence, this platform will act as a powerful catalyst for all your professional goals given its out-an-out strong networking model that will feature the very best industry leaders. Additionally, with support from top industry bodies and dedicated brand building activities, extensive national & international media coverage – the world-class infrastructure at India Expo Centre & Mart will act as the stage for this grand show.

About the Organiser, India Exposition Mart Limited

We are India’s largest integrated venue and have successfully hosted international shows such as the world-famous Auto Expo, India Handicraft and Gift Fair, India International Mega Trade Fair (IIMTF), ELECRAMA and many more. The exhibition halls themselves are spread over 58 acres (235k sqm area) and can cater to 1,50,000+ visitors with the best-in-class 5,000+ car parking, lounges, 3 presidential helipads, well-catered restaurants, hygienic washrooms and plenty more facilities. Right from the catering to security and branding – everything is managed by a team of well-experienced professionals.

For more information:

Mr. Bikramjit Ray

Editorial Head, SBU

India Exposition Mart Limited, Greater Noida