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Editorial – July 2019
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[su_dropcap style=”simple” size=”5″]D[/su_dropcap]ear Readers,
We are back with a refreshing look especially for you! I am delighted with the overwhelming response to the June 2019 Special Edition.
Gratitude to the Advertisers who made it possible for us to create the massive June edition.
We bring you in this edition some well-written articles and exclusive interviews of well-known personalities from the Industry. I would like to thank each and everyone for giving their precious time and opinions on the issues that still persist in our industry. We have a new addition for you, Mr. Larry Kulchawik – Past President of Various Associations from the USA will be sharing his experience in the new section – Wisdom. We at TFT wish Larry good luck on the second edition of his book “Trade Shows from One Country to the Next”. To book your copy, contact us or go to
Members of Our Industry drops some knowledge bombs by sharing their perspectives on Domestic Issues surrounding the Indian Exhibition Industry and Importance of Recognition of Indian Exhibition Industry.
FICCI’s tourism report says Indian Tourism will reach INR 35 Trillion by 2029. The MICE Industry is witnessing a robust growth and I am anticipating the claims in the report to turn out true. Good for Our Economy, eh?
As per UFI, the global economic impact of exhibitions totals a massive US$ 325 Billion. “As per UFI” – I hope our readers remember why it bothers us to accept UFI’s claims.
Congratulations to Mr. Ravinder Sethi on being appointed the Chairman of IELA Commiittee.
A variety of impactful articles have been published under Exhibition Talk, TechTalk and DigiTalk. Event Technology is the future and I hope these informative pieces enables you to expand your knowledge to stay relevant with the times.
In our Guest Columns, we have Mr. Kishu Grover, Chairman of Srilanka Trade Promotion Bureau on “Srilanka Tourism in Recovery Mode”. Mr. Shekhaar Grover, Editor of MICE Indiaa on “Growth Drivers for MICE Industry – Asia Pacific and Chapter 10 from Stephan Murtagh’s “Before You Hit The Venue”.
I request everyone to take action on the issues that our industry faces, your opinions matter and we want you to be vocal about it so that we can reach out to those concerned. I say this, as many heavy voices of our industry have stopped voicing their opinions!
A Special shout-out to my TEAM TFT for tirelessly working on this edition. The efforts of many months can be seen by all including the good work on the website. The July Edition is in your hand so go ahead have a good read and don’t forget to review our work. We will be anticipating your responses. Wish you all Good Health, Stay Cool and
Keep reading TFT!
M Q Syed