Noida: The second edition of the highly anticipated Global Destinations Expo and Conference (GDEC) is set to take place from 21st to 23rd July 2023 at the India Expo Centre & Mart, Greater Noida. GDEC, organized by iCONEX, will once again bring together esteemed industry professionals, influential film production houses, and renowned wedding planners from across the globe, with a focus on cinema and film locations informed Subhash Goyal Chairperson of the Expo.
Building on the tremendous success of the inaugural event held at Hotel JW Marriott in July 2022, GDEC aims to create a unique platform for buyers and sellers in the cinema and film industry. The conference will feature the participation of more than 100 prominent wedding planners and significant film production houses from countries such as the USA, Italy, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Turkey. Joining them will be 350 Indian delegates, including top wedding planners, film production houses, and destination management companies, collectively highlighting the potential of wedding destinations and film locations.
India, known for its prolific film industry, produces more movies than any other country and has witnessed a substantial increase in international film shoots over the past five years, with 40% of Indian films being shot outside the country. With a multitude of breathtaking venues offering value for money and luxurious facilities, GDEC presents an excellent opportunity for venues to showcase their offerings added Coordinator of the program Kum Kum.
Prominent personalities from the film fraternity, such as Sandeep Marwah, founder of Noida Film City, and renowned feature film directors Rahul Rawail, Pankaj Parashar, Vivek Agnihotri, Ashok Tyagi, and esteemed film producer and Past President of Film Federation of India, T.P. Agarwal, are set to grace the event with their presence. In addition, actor Mukesh Tyagi and former Secretary General of Film Federation of India, Supran Sen, will also be part of the engaging seminars and workshops said Abhimanyu Singh Director of the Expo.
The Global Destinations Expo and Conference 2023 promises to be a groundbreaking event, fostering collaborations, and propelling the cinema and film industry to new heights. We cordially invite you to join us at the India Expo Centre & Mart, Greater Noida, from 21st to 23rd July 2023, to witness this exceptional gathering of global cinema and film professionals.