WWI’s Event Education Festivalby Editorial Desk July 19 2022, 7:51 pm Estimated Reading Time: 2 mins, 42 secs
The event pioneered by WWI School of Event Management marked the presence of industry stalwarts such as Brian Tellis, Mohomed Morani and Vikas Menon among others, reports The Daily Eye Newsdesk
Whistling Woods International (WWI) has been a torchbearer in making a credible mark in the film, communication and creative arts industry. Taking this tradition ahead, the institute’s School of Event Management hosted the 3rd edition of the Event Education Festival, which witnessed the presence of some of the brilliant minds from the event management and experiential marketing domain.
The festival around the theme, ‘Into the Future’, unveiled the advancing prospects in the event management discipline. Aspirants were provided access to engage in thought provoking discussions regarding the future of the domain and career opportunities with industry leaders. The action-packed day included activities spreading across panel discussions, fireside chats, workshops, and open opportunities to interact with industry thought leaders and career counseling.
The daylong festival witnessed participation from aspiring learners and was addressed by 30+ industry stalwarts including Brian Tellis, Consultant, Aditya Birla Group, who highlighted 10 unique life lessons to excel in the domain in his keynote address and urged the students to, “live in the moment”.
Mohomed Morani, Managing Director, Cineyug Entertainment India, who was hosted for a fireside chat session at the event said, “I’m very happy to be here for the Event Education Festival at Whistling Woods International. There is a huge future in the field of entertainment. The WWI School of Event Management is taking entertainment along with event management forward and spreading knowledge, which is something amazing. WWI is a great initiative and I’m glad to be on its advisory board.”
In addition, other industry experts who graced the event were Meghaa Gosh, Marketing & Strategic Communications Specialist, Vikas Menon, Founder The Production Crew, Warren Dsouza, Founder & Owner Sound.com and Gear House, Vaibhav Kapoor, Founder & Director Third Wave, Hariom Seth, Founder & Director TaggLabs, Sangam Surve, CEO ThinkWhyNot Group, Vinod Janardhan, Founder & Director Team Rustic, Vikash Sharma, AVP Brand, Corporate Communications & CSR SBI Life Insurance, Rahul Karwa, Consultant, Tabassum Modi, Founder & Director Victor Tango, Hema Hariramani, Founder & Director ISKRA Events, Rahul Soni, Managing Director Hexagon Events, Akshay Basrur, Club Secretary NorthEast United FC, Toshan Patil, Co-founder & Director Meraki Sports & Entertainment, Ashutosh Goel, Owner One World Sports, Saurabh Khurana, Chief Experiences Officer Laqshya Live Experiences, Siddharth Mehta, Founder & Director The Event Studio, Ravi Mehta, Founder & Director Robust Events, Tanaz Basrur, CEO Trinity Entertainment, Gaurav Batra, AVP & COO MEW, Harshal Kothari, Founder & Director Rising Events, Shreya Mistry, Founder & Director 60Seconds.
As the event concluded on a high note, Deepak Choudhary, Chief Mentor WWI School of Event Management and Founder & Director XPRNC Dubai & EVENTFAQS, added, “This event was conducted for aspirants to get an overview of the various disciplines under the domain of event management, and for them to understand their ideal fit.” Thanking all, he said, “Kudos to the students and staff for successfully organizing the 3rd edition of the Event Education Festival.”