A bouquet of unique experiences celebrating new ideas, best practices, and growth strategies for change agents in South Asia news media

About This Week

The South Asia market is unique in all the world of media. Print remains powerful even as digital emerges without a business model. During this week of study tour, workshops, and conference, INMA will guide attendees through a maze of questions and issues - the big issues during a conference and deep dives into companies and issues in a study tour and workshops.

Who Should Attend?

The programme is designed for CEOs, CMOs, CFOs, audience builders, brand heads, digital heads, revenue drivers, strategies, catalysts of change, and leadership teams in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Pakistan, and the United Arab Emirates (senior and middle management). Discounted group registrations are available.

Key Themes

Key Themes

Print innovations

Print circulation + distribution

Has English readership plateaued?

Opportunities in language press

New competencies and skills

Print + digital integrated selling

Subscriber data collection

Keeping print relevant

Real-time data analytics

Circulation best practices

Reader engagement

Integrated newsrooms

Revenue diversification

Transformative case studies

Speakers

Coming soon!

New Delhi Media Study Tour

Monday and Tuesday, August 6-7

Study Tour Preview

Starting point: Shangri-La - Eros Hotel
New Delhi

INMA is pleased to launch its world-famous study tours in South Asia with a two-day exploration of the New Delhi media market. The study tour will explore brands, news media organisations, and digital start-ups with an eye for disruption, innovation, and growth opportunities. The tour will spend a day at Noida, Uttar Pradesh, and the second at Gurugram, Haryana. At each stop, INMA study tour participants will get an in-depth overview and tour offices.

Workshops on Print Circulation and Digital Innovation

Wednesday, August 8

Workshops on Print Circulation and Digital Innovation

Shangri-La - Eros Hotel
New Delhi

For practitioners seeking deep dives into digital best practices and how to structure and apply Big Data principles to solve business problems, INMA offers two half-day workshops: one in the morning on digital innovation and one in the afternoon on print circulation. Both workshops will feature real-world detailed case studies and group discussions in a sharing environment.

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INMA South Asia News Media Conference

Thursday and Friday, August 9-10

INMA South Asia News Media Conference

Shangri-La - Eros Hotel
New Delhi

The 12th Annual INMA South Asia News Media Conference aims to provide executive-level insights into the unique strategies and best practices that enliven this region's publishing industry. Over two days, INMA will a conference that endeavours to offer new ideas and knowledge-sharing through dynamic keynotes, powerful presentations, transformative case studies, new-perspective interviews, and panel discussions. You will have a bird's eye view of what is happening in the South Asia media market.

Venue

Shangri-La - Eros Hotel

19 Ashoka Road, Connaught Place, New Delhi

The South Asia Media Festival's conference and seminars will be held at the Shangri-La - Eros Hotel in New Delhi. This will be the departure point for the study tour, too.

Special INMA sleeping room rates available:

Single occupancy: Rs. 7,500 plus taxes per night

Double occupancy: Rs. 8,500 plus taxes per night

About the hotel: Nestled in the heart of the capital, Shangri-La's - Eros Hotel, New Delhi, is one of the finest and most eminent five-star hotels in the city. Enjoy the hotel's sprawling lawns and timeless architecture, inspired by the work of Edwin Lutyen, one of the greatest British architects of the twentieth century.

Reserve your sleeping room by clicking here

Practicalities



Attire

Business casual

Language

English

How to get to venue

Shangri-La's - Eros Hotel, New Delhi, is a 30-minute drive from Indira Gandhi International Airport. You may arrive at the hotel via airport connections.

Airport connections: There are several options to reach Shangri-La's - Eros Hotel, New Delhi. Guests can choose between hotel limousine pick-up, taxi or shuttle bus.

Hotel limousine: You can book a limousine pick-up by providing your flight details and estimated time of arrival when booking online. Alternatively, you may also contact the hotel directly by calling (91 11) 4119 1919 or via email at reservations.slnd@shangri-la.com. Please make your booking at least two days in advance.

Taxis: Taxis are available directly outside the main terminal. A trip into the city is fixed at INR 500 from the Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal T3. From Terminals 1A, 1C and 1D, it will cost INR 450.

Shuttle bus: Shuttle buses run regularly between the airport and the nearby Connaught Place. These coaches are free of charge, but do not take you directly to the hotel.

Cancellation Policy

No refunds are negotiated for the media festival. Registrants always have the possibility to have someone else take their place. Written notice of the replacement together with the name of the new participant must be sent to INMA beforehand.

Registration

INMA MEMBER PRICES - SINGLE REGISTRATIONS
New Delhi Media Study Tour
Before May 15
Rs. 85,000
(US $1,325)
May 15 and After
Rs. 100,000
(US $1,555)
INMA MEMBER PRICES - SINGLE REGISTRATIONS
Digital Innovation Workshop
Before May 15
Rs. 10,000
(US $155)
May 15 and After
Rs. 12,500
(US $195)
INMA MEMBER PRICES - SINGLE REGISTRATIOS
Print Circulation Workshop
Before May 15
Rs. 10,000
(US $155)
May 15 and After
Rs. 12,500
(US $195)
INMA MEMBER PRICES - SINGLE REGISTRATIOS
South Asia News Media Conference *
Before May 15
Rs. 30,000
(US $470)
May 15 and After
Rs. 35,000
(US $545)

* Group discounts for the South Asia News Media Conference are available exclusively for Corporate Members of INMA.

Download Member Registration Form for Singles

GROUP PRICES - INMA CORPORATE MEMBER COMPANIES ONLY
South Asia News Media Conference
1-4 people (per person)

Before May 15
Rs. 30,000
(US $470)

May 15 and After
Rs. 35,000
(US $545)
GROUP PRICES - INMA CORPORATE MEMBER COMPANIES ONLY
South Asia News Media Conference
5-9 people (per person)
Before May 15
Rs. 27,500
(US $430)
May 15 and After
Rs. 32,500
(US $505)
GROUP PRICES - INMA CORPORATE MEMBER COMPANIES ONLY
South Asia News Media Conference
10-19 people (per person)
Before May 15
Rs. 25,000
(US $390)
May 15 and After
Rs. 30,000
(US $400)
GROUP PRICES - INMA CORPORATE MEMBER COMPANIES ONLY
South Asia News Media Conference
20+ people (per person)
Before May 15
Rs. 22,500
(US $350)
May 15 and After
Rs. 27,500
(US $430)

Download Corporate Member Group Conference Registration Form

INMA NON-MEMBER PRICES - SINGLE REGISTRATIONS
New Delhi Media Study Tour
Before May 15
Rs. 127,500
(US $1,985)
May 15 and After
Rs. 142,500
(US $2,215)
INMA NON-MEMBER PRICES - SINGLE REGISTRATIONS
Digital Innovation Workshop
Before May 15
Rs. 13,500
(US $210)
May 15 and After
Rs. 15,000
(US $235)
INMA NON-MEMBER PRICES - SINGLE REGISTRATIOS
Print Circulation Workshop
Before May 15
Rs. 13,500
(US $210)
May 15 and After
Rs. 15,000
(US $235)
INMA NON-MEMBER PRICES - SINGLE REGISTRATIOS
South Asia News Media Conference *
Before May 15
Rs. 45,000
(US $700)
May 15 and After
Rs. 60,000
(US $935)

Download Non-Member Registration Form for Singles

Questions? Contact us



Priya Marwah
South Asia Division Manager
New Delhi, India
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