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India Golf Expo 2014
Much more than just a business event People tend to do more business when they are happy, and India Golf Expo gives participants plenty to be happy about. A Golf tournament for delegates and exhibitors at the fabulous Oxford Golf Course, concurrent two day extravaganza for golfers from across the region, lavish networking lunches and dinners and a sensational gala evening with live entertainment are just some of the highlights of this unique show.
India Golf Expo (IGE) is the country’s premier Golf Show engaged in partnering leading Golf brands in profitably growing their businesses through networking, knowledge sharing, training, best practices, consulting and other solutions using Exhibition, Master classes and Conference as strategic communication platforms. In a short span, IGE has today established itself as a top quality golf marketing & management event in India attended and promoted by the whose who of the Golf business in India.With 50 million golfers around the globe and Asia being the fastest growth area, golf is a multi billion dollar industry and India, despite being a late entrant, could become a significant niche player in this market. Additionally, some of the recent initiatives by the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India are indicative that there is a growing government awareness of the untapped potential of golf tourism into India. Golf based residential real estate already commands a huge premium in the Indian market.Keeping this outstanding opportunity in context, the mission of IGE is to promote the growth of the Golf business in India by connecting all stakeholders, International brands, concepts and people, under one roof. The India Golf Expo, 2014 is the third edition of the first-of-its-kind Golf industry trade show. The expo focuses on the rapidly growing potential of the Indian Golf industry and brings forth the opportunities. The 2 day event includes a conference and an exhibition featuring products and services, master classes, demonstrations and even a tournament for participants. Networking and celebrations over buffet lunches, an Industry dinner and entertainment evening. Set in the pristine greens of Oxford Golf & Country Club, Pune;IGE makes golfing and business a pleasure. The India Golf Expo is being hosted at and by The Oxford Golf and Country Club – one of the country’s leading developments. This premier Golf course boasts of a five star resort on the venue and state-of-the-art facilities. It owns the distinction of India's 2nd Best club and 3rd Best maintained golf course in Asia. Just the perfect setting for successful business.
IGE Conference This unique knowledge platform will highlight the key factors that can trigger the dynamic growth of Golf, and show the way for the successful development of the Golf industry. Leading international experts will partner with those with deep understanding of the Indian environment, to share exclusive presentations and insightful debates that will influence the expansion of the industry. Who Should Attend? • Golf Course Developers and Owners • Real Estate Property Developers/Owners • Golf Managers and Committee • Travel Agents and Tour Operators • Manufacturers, Distributors and Suppliers • Government Tourism Officials • Golf Architects • Architects and Master Planners • On/Off Course Golf Pro Shop Owners • Suppliers of Golf Equipment and Clothing • Golf Course Superintendents & Directors • Retail Chain Store / Sports Department • Media • Corporate Buyers • Tournament Directors • All Other Stake-Holders in Golf
Exhibition This is where stakeholders of the Indian Golf industry get to meet everybody and see everything related to development, maintenance and management of Golf courses. The communication about this event has already gone to all the existing Golf courses and all prospective developers of Golf courses and Golf related facilities. This makes it an un-missable opportunity for everyone offering products and services to the industry to make a significant impact on their potential customers. The unique setting and premium positioning of the show makes this an outstanding platform for showcasing and positioning your brands. Who Should Exhibit? • Residential, Resort & Membership Golf Courses • Travel Agents & Tour Operators • Manufacturers, Distributors & Suppliers of Golf Materials and Equipment • Government Tourism Boards • Golf Architects • Golf Management Groups • Golf Management Software Suppliers • Architects & Planners • Suppliers of Golf Equipment & Clothing • Irrigation Companies • Drainage Systems & Suppliers • Environmental Auditing & Compliance Services • Engineering Consultants • Pesticides, Fertilizers • Land Management • Wildlife Management/Control Products •Weather Monitoring Equipments