Goa Tourism bags ‘MICE Destination of the Year’ award at IITM Delhi


Goa Tourism bags ‘MICE Destination of the Year’ award at IITM Delhi
·         Goa gets ‘MICE Destination of the Year’ Award at IITM Delhi
·         Goa bags ‘Best Decorated Stall- National’
Panjim, September 22:  Goa is now evolving and taking steps towards new avenues and one such important aspect is (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, and Exhibitions)MICE Tourism. Goa is now being recognized as a destination for MICE as the state offers the best services in terms of high-end hotels and convention centers. Many corporate houses and companies prefer Goa for both major and small events as the State offers the perfect platform for business cum relaxation set against pristine, tranquil and picturesque landscapes. And the IITM 2017 held in Delhi has endorsed this by awarding Goa Tourism as the ‘MICE Destination of the Year’.
During the same event, Goa Tourism also bagged an award for ‘Best Decorated Stall- National’ which was a unique theme based set up that attracted thousands of participants and delegates.
Mr. Manohar Ajgaonkar, Minister for Tourism, Govt. of Goa, said “Goa along with its eternal beauty offers many facets which are unique and fascinating. We see a lot of business travelers coming from world over and from within the country for MICE. I am happy that Goa Tourism was endorsed with such a prestigious award. Goa Tourism is very serious about promoting the state as a destination for MICE, and infrastructure and facilities for MICE activities are being developed.  I am confident that in the next couple of years Goa will be  a leading Brand  for MICE Tourism.”
During the three day event, a Goa evening was also organised to showcase Goan traditions and culture. Goa Tourism’s stall at the IITM 2017 held in the national capital received an overwhelming response during the three day event. Several interactions and B2Bs between travel and tour operators and Goa Tourism officials were held and have boosted the prospects of a good tourism season for Goa this year.