The much anticipated Silent Heroes Awards are all set to start off at the Le Meridian in Kochi and amidst all the buzz going around in media, you might be wondering what this larger than life event has in store for you.
Here is what you can learn from the prestigious show and get motivated to be the next hero of the event industry!
First up is the key note inaugural address by event giant, Sabbas Joseph , Founder-Director Of Wizcraft and Wizcraft MIME; Mr. Neelabh Kapoor, Creative Director & Founder,Studio Neelabh Luxury Weddings & Entertainments and Mr. Tejus Jose, General Manager,Le Meridien, Kochi.
Followed by these golden addresses, there are going to be three very insightful panel discussions.
The first panel discussion being ‘Latest Trends in Event Management’ will be graced by speaker, Mr. Sabbas Joseph, Founder Director, Wizcraft International & Wizcraft MIME and panelists- Ms. Rakhi Kankaria, Director Rachnotsav – The Wedding Planner; Ms. Haseenakutty Soans, Founder Director, Training Point and Mr. Martin Emmanuel, MD Razzmatazz Ventures Pvt Ltd, itwill be moderated by Mr. G. Rajesh, MD Ergo Consulting Services India Pvt Ltd.
The next discussion will be ‘The WOW factor of Weddings’ with Mr. Neelabh Kapoor, Founder Director, Studio Neelabh and panellists- Mr. Dakshna N Naidu, Founder & CEO, Wedding Vows; Mr. Parthip Thyagarajn CEO, Wedding Sutra; Ms. Ankita Asthana, Fonder- Director WeddingNama; Ms. Sofia Mathew, Director, Watermark Weddings and Mr. Shaji Thomas Philip, Director, Big Weddings. This session will be moderated by Mr. Joel John CEO, Rainmaker Events & Entertainments. The topic of discussion will be – The Destiny of Destination Weddings.
The final panel discussion is’ Expectations from Events Industry’ in conversation with Mr. Tejus Jose GM, Le Meridien, Cochin and panelists Mr. Shuvendu Banerjee, GM, Crowne Plaza, Cochin; Mr. Jose Pradeep, Hon. Secretary, Kerala Travel Mart; Mr. Jibu Paul, President, Kerala Management Association and Mr. Arabind Chandrashekhar, MD, Tamarind Event Management Solutions Pvt Ltd. The Panel discussion will be moderated by Ms. Gincy Thomas, MD, Giaan Medias.
After all these resourceful insights from event profs next in line will be the expo which will further be followed by the much awaited glamorous awards ceremony spread across 5 Main Categories and 44 Awards that focus on celebrating and recognizing excellence from the Events and Wedding Industry of the State of Kerala.
The 5 Main Categories are
Event Decor and Production
Technical Support and Solutions
Venue and Catering Solutions
EMAK members nominated the best of the best in the industry for the year 2019 across the 44 Awards and 350+ Nominations, Silent Heroes received a staggering response of 246 Entries being finalised.
An experienced and diverse 12 expert Jury Panel along with Capitaire - Process Advisors and Evaluators audited the process and scores. The winners will be felicitated and honoured at the same evening at the event venue, Le Meridian , Kochi.