Thursday, May 30, 2019

Economic Times & License India presents - India Licensing Expo 2019 on 8-9 of July’2019

Economic Times License India presents the only expo, conference and awards in Brand Licensing in the country-  India Licensing Expo 2019 (ILE-2019) scheduled for the 8-9 of July’2019 at Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre – India’s exclusive brand licensing show.
Licensing exhibitions have proven to be an essential business event for thousands of licensing professionals around the world, with the Exhibitors and attendees representing all facets of this growing industry. Taking the growing licensing industry and the emerging Indian market in consideration, we came up with the event which is one of its kind and the first brand licensing expo to be organized in India on the lines of other international brand licensing exhibitions around the globe. We are backed by India’s largest business opportunity group ‘Franchise India’, and this show would be organized by their absolute licensing subsidiary, License India.

Our format for the event would be Exhibition | Conference Awards Night

LABELS Conference 2019( Licensing in Animation, Brand, Entertainment, Lifestyle & Sports) presented by Economic Times, LIMA and License India scheduled on 8th July’2019 will bring one full day of insights and opportunity, learning new strategies, innovative ideas and practical solutions to Brand Licensinggathering a presence of 150+ delegates addressed by a panel of noteworthy speakers from the world of licensing across the globe.

Past speakers:

Dan Frugtniet, VP – Licensing & Business Development, Nickelodeon Viacom Consumer Products | Maura Regan, Executive Vice President, LIMA | John Erlandson, Chief Business Officer, Authentic Brands Group | Jiggy George, Founder & CEO, Dream Theatre and Head of LIMA India | Samir Jain, Executive Director and COO, Green Gold Animation Anurag Sachdeva, Director (India & South East Asia), Rovio Saugato Bhowmik, Business Head - Integrated Network Solutions & Consumer Products, Viacom18 Media Ishmeet Singh, Country Manager, Mattel Toys (India) Pvt. Ltd Roberto Bré, Director and Board Member, Private Collection & Co LLC | Chris Evans, MD, University of Oxford | Anuj Sawhney, Managing Director, Swiss Military Worldwide | Archana Keskar, Senior Director-Consumer Products, Licensing & Retail, WWE | Juan de Lascurain, Chief Dreamer, Dream Big | Shivram Saran, AVP & Head - Consumer products, JCB Siddharth Chury, Senior Director - Global Merchandising - NBA India Vishal Sinha, Business Head, Sanjeev Kapoor Brands | Jason Sutton, Director – Licensing, Polaroid |Yannick Colaco, Managing Director, NBA India | Sandeep Dahiya, Director & Business Head – Brand Extension, BCCL | Bhavik Vora, Founder & CEO, Black White Orange Brands | Deepak Chhabra, MD & CEO,  Crocs Animesh Maheshwari, Vice President – Retail, Suditi Industries Limited | Joy Bhattacharjya, Project Director, FIFA U-17 World Cup | Kamal Punwani, Director and CFO, Exceed Entertainment (HRX) | Pete Canalichio, Managing Partner, Licensing Brands, Inc. | Nitin Kalra, Director, AI Licensing | Pankaj Sikka, Chief Visionary and Brand Strategist, Invision Brand Consulting


Brand Owners | Potential Licensors | Retailers from all industries Manufacturers from all industries Wholesalers/ Distributors Product Sourcing Professional Buyers Product Development Teams | Promotional Strategists Marketing Professionals | Creative Professionals |Management Students

360 degree analysis of the concept 'Brand Licensing | Insights on global & domestic licensing practices | Network with retailers and manufacturers | Understanding of Indian licensing marke|Insightful case-studies | Know how on IP protection and other licensing legal aspects in India and globally | Interactive sessions and debates to ask your questions
We extend an invitation to be a part of this magnificent event, whether you’re new to licensing or an industry veteran, you take back expertise and targeted know-how to upscale your business avenues. The event agenda has been attached. For conference participation and registration, the nominal fee wouldbe: INR 12,000 +Taxes per Delegate (which includes Lunch, High Tea & Attendee kits) 

Discounted Price- INR 10,000 +Taxes per Delegate (till 7th June, 2019)


LABELS Awards remain one of its kind recognition platform where the entire brand licensing fraternity comes together to celebrate; right from the brand owners to brand custodians and the entrepreneurial retailers to the latest licensees on the block.

Nomination and Evaluation:
v  Each applicant would be required to fill in a Self- Nomination form and send it to us
v  Only companies, firms or businesses registered and based in India can apply
v  Any organization/individual from education/allied sector can apply. Each applicant can apply for one or multiple categories, except the ones which states 'Jury nomination'
v  Self- nomination forms should be sent along with the prescribed fee to Franchise India. The nominees in each category will be presented to the final jury for determination of winners
v  Information received will be treated confidential and not used for any purpose except for determining the winner of the awards
v  Nomination Fee Rs.15,000/- + GST PER CATEGORY

To see award categories click here-