Recently the event management industry starts its journey for one and a half decade at the corridors of Bangladesh’s economy. It’s now engaging in contribution of employment opportunity especially for the fresh graduates both from the public and private varsities, and some specialized institutes.
Actually event management, the applied form of project management in creating and develop the large scale events such as festivals, conferences, ceremonies, formal parties, concerts, or conventions. It encompasses grinding the brand, categorizing its target audience, and formulating the program concept. Also event management works on synchronizing the technical features before launching the desired occasion as per the needs of customers’ target in order to capturing market by the launching product or services.
Dhaka, capital of Bangladesh, is a blend of old and new architectural trends of Mughal empire and British regime; it’s a rhythmic, a densely populated city, a center of festivals, conferences, industrial & commercial, socio-cultural, educational and political activities run throughout the year. City of mosques that was founded in the 17th century, the oldest section of the city runs along the South bank of the waterfront, the panorama of local life along the river comes alive. The hotels are most popular for international groups, Dhaka event venues run the scope from up-to-date convention centers to the most desirable event venues both public and private occasions.
Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC)
Chief among venues, Dhaka Bangladesh-China Friendship Conference Center, also called the Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC), is currently the country’s only convention center and was designed by the Beijing Institute of Architectural Designs and Research. BICC runs independently and now privatized. Sprawling across 50,000 square meters, the main structure is built on about 20,000 square meters of land, with 30,000 square meters of landscaped space. Its multiple venues are configured according to requirement of the event or program.
Hotel venues in Dhaka include the luxurious Pan Pacific Sonargaon hotel, an 8-story convention hotel with a Grand ballroom that can seat 400 in classroom-style and accommodate 1,000 for a reception. The main hall has a seating capacity for 1700.
Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden
The perfect event management at Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden meeting space in Dhaka.An intimate business function, important client meeting or a regal gala at this hotel is the nicest venue for impressive modern event facilities. Covering more than 3,000 square meters, this flexible venue can host up to 1,100 guests at a time, ensuring the success of events both big and small. We can avail this romantic venue by booking the 990-square-meter Grand Ballroom to host a lavish wedding reception or banquet. For an important product launch, we can use the Utshab Banquet Hall. Several boardrooms are also available for intimate Conferences, seminars, breakout sessions or other smaller functions as well.
This hotel is made eco-friendly; the professional staffs are efficient for help planning an extraordinary event as specified by her clients.
I addition, the clients choose from creative, expertly prepared catering options and experienced meeting staff help the clients in handling all the details from conception to execution.
- Catering available on request
- High-speed, wireless Internet
- LCD projector and other meeting equipment.
Situated on seven acres of luscious gardens in the heart of Dhaka’s primary commercial hub, the Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden provides a serene escape from the activity of the city. The Radisson Blu provides a 3,000-square-meter event facilities, the perfect balance of supreme comfort and business-minded functionality, with five-star resort amenities and incredible conveniences, such as the short ten-minute drive to Airport. The Radisson Blu has world-class amenities and services, including a glistening outdoor pool, a soothing spa, adjacent golf course, and a host of on-site dining options.
No monotony we need to feel since this location and her scenic beauties provide us the peace and tranquility as the Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden hosts her guests with dearly care and services on international standard since it’s a branded hotel.
The Westin Dhaka
The expansive Westin Grand Ballroom accommodates up to 360 guests and is divisible into three distinct spaces for smaller events. Its majestic pillars and rich wooden inlays create the ideal environment for both corporate meetings and social engagements. Each segment of the ballroom is outfitted with built-in audiovisual equipment including wide screen projectors, adjustable lighting, built-in sound systems, and Barco teleconferencing technologies for efficient events. An extended foyer is perfectly configured for cocktail receptions, event check-in, and buffet set-ups, so you can entertain your guests in distinguished settings.
The hotel has the Bronze, Silver, and Gold Rooms for more intimate meetings and corporate dining affairs. With floor-to-ceiling windows and recessed mood lighting, luminous spaces enhance the energy of the event of wedding ceremony, luxurious blending of international affairs and meetings. A warmly lit ceiling illuminates the Bronze Room. The Bronze Room furnishes to events for up to 50 guests at a time while the Gold and Silver rooms can accommodate up to 40 guests. A smaller boardroom, located in the Business Center, can accommodate.
Pan Pacific Hotel Sonargaon
Hotel venues in Dhaka include the luxurious Pan Pacific Sonargaon hotel, an 8-story convention hotel with a Grand ballroom that can seat 400 in classroom-style and accommodate 1,000 for a reception. The main hall has a seating capacity for 1700. Inspiring conference or meeting, better we can term a huge gathering on US, UK, Thailand’s trade shows or functions as UstadsFateh Ali Khan gazal-evening or the celebration of 31st Happy Year, Pan Pacific is the most perfect venue of above credential ceremonies.
An intimate dinner party or an important conference chooses for the exclusive
meeting venues would be an added benefit. Since Pan Pacific Hotel Sonargaon is situated at the core of the Dhaka city, this hotel dominates a large number of customers due to its’ heritage background as well as hospitality management has achieved the pick position by international standard services from long time with Japanese management at the launching time. This the ideal place of event venue for events for wedding ceremony, conferences, seminars, trade shows, and many more.
With a lush garden setting, this refined hotel is just 2 km from the Bangladesh National Museum and 3 km from the Bangladesh National Parliament house.
There are 7 restaurants and bars, including formal dining, an Italian bistro and a cafe. Other amenities include an outdoor pool and a fitness center with hot tubs, as well as a beauty salon and a business center. So it is one of the nice venues for international conferences and other events. We have introducing the feature of Hotel Sonargaon for an instance to understand the cost of event venue.
Inspiring Meetings included in this package up to valid from May 2016 to December 31, 2017.
- Usage of main meeting room with set up required for up to eight hours (four hours for half day package).
- Meeting amenities: writing pads and pens, mineral water bottle and candies.
- Audio and visual multimedia equipment including one projector, one flip chart or white board with markers, sound system, microphones, reception desk, podium, signage stand and floral decoration for head table and centerpiece.
- Morning or afternoon coffee/tea breaks with ready-to-eat snacks.
- Luncheon featuring international, continental or traditional Bangladeshi cuisine (based on menu selection).
- Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access in meeting rooms.
- Dedicated convention services team to attend to all meeting arrangements.
Terms and conditions
- Applicable venue rental charges for main meeting room; extra charges apply for breakout rooms.
- Rates are subject to 12.5% service charge and 15% VAT.
- This package is valid until 31 December 2017.
- Minimum of 25 delegates required to qualify for this offer.
- Any accommodation will be at additional charge subjected to requirement basis.
- Offer is subject to availability of meeting rooms and facilities at the time of booking.
- Blackout dates and other terms and conditions apply.
- Not valid with any room blocks or meetings currently booked, under negotiation or have already occurred.
- Will not be combined with any other offers, incentives, discounts, or promotions.
- Offer valid only at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka.
- Hotel cancellation policy applies.
There are a good number of hotels and convention centers like Hotel Le Meridian, Dhaka Sheraton [under renovation], Meridian La Vinci, Lakeshore Hotel & Apartments Banani, Amari Dhaka, The Peninsula Chittagong, Lake Castle, Long Beach Cox’s Bazaar, Long beach Dhaka, Best Western plus Maple Leaf, Radisson Blu Cox’s Bazar, Six Seasons Dhaka, and Royal Tulip & Sea Pearl Hotel have the most convenient location for event venue of sophisticated parties and conferences. The range of cost varies from each amenities and facilities they offer to the customers. Needless to say, all the relative services have extra cost except premium customers and special offers on the different occasion or in dull season the hotels usually declare at the beginning of the year.
We’ve seen a large number of convention centers at Dhaka city and her adjacent areas such as Emanuells’, Marriot, Coolest, Spectra, Goldwater, and near about 450 convention centers are scattered at the different important locations such as Eskaton, Dhanmondi,Satmosjid Road, Kawran Bazar, Nikaton, Banani, Gulshan 1 & 2, DOHS of Mohakhali, Baridhara, Dhaka Cantonment, Mirpur-Pallabi, Uttara, Ashulia, Tongi, Gazipur, and Narayangonj. Interesting some of them are public properties or government subsidized organization owned, especially of defense societies. Snakunja, Malancha, Naval Convention, Air force falcon, BDR Shimanto, Dhaka Shaheen, ROWA Clubs at New Mohakhali, Banani, Banani, Mirpur DOHS,and etc. A few are of named as Govt. Officers’ Club, Ladies Club, Dhaka Club, Uttara, Lions International Club, Narayangonj Club, and Iqbal Road Club [for Sports and Art competition purpose] etc. These are restricted convention centers, and usually AGM and wedding parties are allowed to perform. In addition, the public universities have Clubs, and institutions have their own categorized auditoriums too.