23rd October 2019, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: The red carpet has been rolled for the crème de-la-crème of the multimillion dollar luxury special events industry as Georgia is all geared up to host the 3rd edition of the Planners Xtraordinaire (PX) Show in the exceptional Radisson Collection Hotel Tsinandali Estate, the official hotel partner for the 3-day extravaganza taking place from October 22nd-24th 2019.
Luxury special event planners and suppliers catering to celebrity birthday bashes, luxury milestone celebrations, extravagant proposals, exotic honeymoons, star-studded award ceremonies and concerts, gala dinners and lots more will be a part of the PX Show to share their experiences and knowledge, collaborate and grow their business beyond borders, experience the rich Georgian culture & heritage, and also explore the opportunities the destination has to offer.
On winning the bid to host the show 3rd Annual PX Show, Stephan Meyvisch, General Manager of the Radisson Collection Hotel Tsinandali Estate said “It is a chance for us to showcase Tsinandali Estate and the hotel with its amazing facilities to the world. We are honored to welcome extraordinaire planners from around the globe to host memorable milestone events.”
With the unique opportunities Georgia has to offer, the PX Show will introduce the global industry leaders to a different facet of luxury which is inspired and driven by rich culture and heritage combined with the famous wine-making traditions which is among the oldest and most prominent ones in Europe. Commenting on the upcoming event, Sidh NC, Director, QNA International states “The Planner’s Xtraordinaire Show is a uniquely designed event that aims to bring together A-list luxury special event specialists for an exclusive opportunity for extensive learning, sharing ideas, concepts and networking with leaders of the industry. All this amidst the serenity of captivating Georgian landscapes!”
The 2019 conference agenda does not only boast of riveting sessions that are packed with inspiration and information, but will also be an immersive Georgian Luxperience as the Xperience Xtraordinaire will witness the attendees deep diving into the Georgian culture and trying their hands at activities such as wine & cheese tasting, visit to the museum, and making local bread and candy from scratch!
The 3rd Annual PX Show kick-starts today with the anticipated Welcome Cocktail Reception that will be taking place at the beautiful Lopota Lake Resort & Spa which has been described as “Kakheti’s own Paradise”. A venue with picturesque views of the lake, a beautiful chateau with a history that speaks for itself, industry connoisseurs networking & socializing, and entertainment to keep the evening alive will be the prelude to the extravagant PX Show.
Day One of the conference has some of the industry experts sharing their insights on subjects that are of relevance today. To start with day with a dash of motivation, the inspirational keynote will be delivered by Jon Holder, one of UK’s top motivational speakers. One of the world’s top digital influencers in the event industry, Kristin Banta will be discussing her journey and giving an update on the latest trends in the business. Other stimulating sessions include a multi-cultural panel discussion that discusses business intelligence across some of the key global markets which will have insights from leading global names such as Natalia Bonavita, Bhavnesh Sawhney, Johnny Roxburgh, Costanza Giaconi, Lisa Shiner and Lindsay Landman. The attendees will also benefit from focused master classes that will be led by Eddie Zaratsian, Walid Baz and Muriel Saldalamacchia. To add the finishing touch to the day, the highly awaited Gala Dinner will be taking place at the grand Amphitheatre within the stunning host hotel property.
Continuing with the stimulating conference sessions for Day 2, Wedding PR expert Meghan Ely will be opening the day with a session on one of the most important aspects of the business – collaboration. Engaging panel discussions on the topic of standing tall in the luxury market and the pressure and fear of working with elite clients will be discussed by leading names such as Evgeniya Besplaya, Heather Jerue, Kainaz Sethna, Kathy Wang, Rhiannon Downie, Alejandra Poupel, Dhaval Chandarana, Koby Bar Yehuda, Michele Fox Gott, and Eleni Balkouli respectively. There are also regional roundtables as part of the agenda which will give the attendees an opportunity to divulge and brain storm about the way different markets across Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, Russia & CIS, Middle East and The Americas.
Finally, through the Xperience Xtraordinaire, the 200 luxury special event connoisseurs will bid goodbye to the 3rd edition of the world of luxury special events with a bunch of Georgian memories to take back and cherish until the next edition!
Organiser: About QNA International
QNA International creates and delivers business learning and development exchange platforms through B2B conferences, bespoke events and trainings. The company also has an expertise in outsourced sponsorship sales and key account management. www.qnainternational.com