A two-day exhibition-cum-conference on Indian Shopping industry is scheduled to be held at The Renaissance Hotel in Mumbai from May 6.
The India Shopping Centre Forum (ICSF) 2015, organized by Images group, aims to bring together everyone in the business to talk fresh and discuss tangible ideas for positive development with the customer service in focus.
The theme of this year’s ICSF will be 'Beyond Shopping, Creating Experiences: Reinventing Shopping Centres for the Consumer of Today' which sums up the new reality of the retail real estate business in India.
“At ISCF 2015, we offer knowledge and networking platform where shopping centre businesses can profitably align with a new marketplace. We will be hosting an impactful and tightly edited business show customised for the consumer world of today... and tomorrow,” says S Raghunandan, Chairman, ISCF 2015 and CEO of Virtuous Retail Services.
He further adds: “ISCF 2015 is the business knowledge show of the year which involves a wide ranging exhibition on the future-ready tools to create stunning centre experiences, knowledge series conducted by consumer analyses and retail real estate leaders, a focused conference throwing up unprecedented ideas and solutions, and a magnificent IMAGES Shopping Centre Awards evening to honour India's most innovative shopping centre performances in 2014.
The two day expo will provide a good platform for Academicians, Accounting/Finance Services, Advertising/Marketing/PR Firms, Air conditioning & Refrigeration, Architectural/Engineering/Construction Firms, E-Commerce, Elevators/Escalators Sales & Services, Entertainment Zones, Environment/ Energy/Safety Management, Facilities Management Services, Financial Institutions & Services/Capital Lending, Food Plazas, HVAC/ Lighting/ Energy, Management & Utilities, International & Indian Property Consultants, Investors, Promoters & key Govt. Officials, Landscaping Services, and many more.
Exhibitors profile includes: Shopping Centre Owners/Developers, Architectural/ Engineering/ Construction Firms, Entertainment Zones, food plazas, Parking Management Companies, Facilities Management Services, Financial Institutions/Capital Lending, Advertising/ Marketing/ PR Firms, Elevators/ Escalators Sales & Services, Mall Décor and Landscaping Services and Air conditioning & Refrigeration.
Exhibitors can showcase their products, services, ideas and concepts for shopping centres, connect with the entire industry in two days and get to know the established and upcoming shopping centres in India. Visitors will also get the opportunities to meet and network with the decision makers from major shopping centre development companies and can interact with national and international experts and learn how to grow their business.
The event will culminate with a gala event “IMAGES SHOPPING CENTRE AWARDS”, where ISCA would recognize outstanding achievers in the Indian Shopping Centre Industry.
Shopping centres with minimum built up area of 1, 00,000 sq ft can participate in one or more award categories subject to meeting required eligibility criteria and the definition of the category nominated for.