Delegate Itinerary

Thursday, 23rd February 2023
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Delegate Registration @ ITC Royal
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Hi tea @ ITC Royal Bengal
6:00 PM
Inauguration of XXV FAFAI International Convention & Expo @ ITC Royal
7:30 pm onwards
Gala Dinner with enthralling performance by Salim Sulaiman @ ITC Royal
Friday, 24th February 2023
9:30 am
Inauguration Of Expo @ Biswa Bengal Mela Prangan (BBMP)
10.30 - 11.15 am
Technical Session 1

The World of Senses

Speaker - Ms. Priti Surekha (EMAMI)
Speaker - Mr.Ashok Kumar Tyagi (Haldiram)

Moderator - Mr Kedar Vaze
11.30 - 12.15 pm
Technical Session 2

The Future in Food and Flavour Safety

Speaker -Dr Debabatra Kanungo( FSSAI)
Speaker -Mr Sven Balschmiede (IOFI)
Speaker -Mr Apparao

Moderator - Mr Geemon Korah
12.30 - 2.30 pm
2.45 - 3.30 pm
Technical Session 3

The World of Aroma Ingredients

Speaker -Mr. Takaji Matsumoto (Takasago)
Speaker -Mr.Alain Frix
Speaker -Mr. Paul Wanrooij (Lanxess)

Moderator - Mr.Shakti Vinay Shukla
3.45 - 4.45pm
Technical Session 4

The Art of Managing Families & Business

Speaker -Dr. Parimal Merchant

Moderator - Mr.Kamlesh Shah
5:15 pm - 6:00 pm
Networking & Hi Tea @ BBMP
7:30 pm onwards
Felicitation Programe

Past Presidents and Special Guest

Dinner and high voltage performance by Gurdeep Mehendi @ ITC Royal
Saturday, 25th February 2023
10.30- 11.15am
Technical Session 5

Incenses and Fragrance - Today and Tomorrow

Speaker -Mr.Arjun Ranga
Speaker -Mr.Ankit Agarwal
Speaker -Mr.Pankaj Nagdev

Moderator -Mr.Ashish Jhunjhunwala
11.30 - 12.15 pm
Technical Session 6

Fragrances @Today and Tomorrow

Speaker -Mr.Mathew William
Speaker -Mr.Jocelyn Curirot (Biolandes)

Moderator -Mr.Ajit Vaze
2.45 - 3.30 pm
Technical Session 7

Technology @Work Today and Tomorrow

Speaker -Mr.Emerson Roberts - Vanwyk
Speaker -Mr.Hansdip Singh Bindra - processWare

Moderator -Mr.Krish Hirani
3.45 - 4.45pm
Valedictory Session
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM
Networking & Hi Tea @ BBMP
7:30 pm onwards
Felicitation Ceremony, closing dinner & captivating performance by Sachin Jigar @ ITC Royal

Spouse Itinerary

Friday, 24th February 2023
11:00 AM
Inaugration of Kolkata Haat* @ITC Sonar- Pala
01:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Special Lunch with local delicacies @ITC Sonar - Pala
03:00 PM
Departure @ITC Sonar - Lobby
03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Alipore Jail Museum** Expedition
05:00 PM
Departfor ITC Sonar
Saturday, 25th February 2023
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Engaging activities with local artists
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Special Lunch @ ITC Sonar- Pala
03:00 PM
Departure @ ITC Sonar - Lobby
03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Heritage Tram Ride***with exciting street food
05:00 PM
Depart for ITC Sonar

* KOLKATA HAAT - a mélange of the best of Bengal handicrafts 7 handlooms interspersed with exciting activities.

** Alipore Jail Museum - A historic 116-year-old heritage prison has been transformed into a well-stocked and well-documented museum has been turned into a paradise for history and heritage enthusiasts. It tell us about the prison life fraught with the difficulty of our freedom fighters and lawbreakers.

*** Heritage Tram Ride -The tram system in the city of Kolkata is the oldest existing tram network operating in India, and oldest operating tramway in Asia. Kolkata heritage tram ride is a unique way of discovering Kolkata (Calcutta) - Silhouettes, cityscapes, Kolkata's 'grey town' and 'quiet' tranquillity.