World HR Congress 2020

Fri, 21 Feb 2020 Uncategorized

BMICH Celebrates Star Employees of 2019

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 Press Releases

Victor Pushpasiri receiving Employee of the Year 2019 Award from BMICH Director/CEO Mr. Sunil Dissanayake.

BMICH, Sri Lanka’s iconic landmark recently celebrated the outstanding contributions by their associates on a day to day basis in order to deliver a memorable experience to  their clients as well as on the millions of visitors to the facility throughout the year. The BMICH Employee of the Year 2019 Award was won by M. Victor Pushpasiri of the Engineering Division. Pushpasiri was selected from amongst sixteen (16) Employees of the Quarter 2019 winners corresponding to four (4) winners per quarter in 2019. The recipients of the 25 years tenure awards were M.A.R. Munasinghe from Engineering Division and A.K. Thilak from House Keeping Division.

“We are delighted to recognize and honor our exemplary associates without whose contribution we would not have been able to achieve the recognition that we enjoy as a premier iconic venue of choice for so many of our clients as well as for the daily visitors” said Sunil Dissanayake – Chief Executive of BMICH.

“Our associates play a key role at each touch point with our clients and visitors so as to create a positive impact. These awards are presented to the most outstanding of our associates in order to recognize, honor and motivate them to continue to deliver service at a high level.

BMICH is Sri Lanka’s largest and Asia’s very first purpose-built convention center with ultra modern facilities. Recently redesigned, renovated and refurbished, BMICH is South Asia’s Premier Integrated MICE Complex with all the facilities required to host any type of convention, seminar, exhibition, conference or wedding including multi-day international conventions and conferences.

BMICH Nominated for Global Best Employer Brand Award in India

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 Press Releases

BMICH – Sri Lanka’s iconic landmark and South Asia’s Leading Convention & Exhibition Centre has been selected to be conferred with the title of a “Global Best Employer Brand” award in the MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences & Exhibitions) category in the Asian Sector.

BMICH is among one of 100 companies in Asia who has been selected for this prestigious award by the Employer Branding Institute of Mumbai, India. The selection has been done on merit by an independent research cell comprising of Indian academics & industry leaders.

The awards ceremony will be held on 16th February 2020 at Taj Lands End Hotel, Mumbai, India.

BMICH has won many international awards in the recent past and is the venue of choice for large scale exhibitions and conventions and is also considered as an ideal venue for entertainment and celebratory events.

BMICH is Sri Lanka’s largest and Asia’s very first purpose-built convention center with ultra modern facilities. Recently renovated and refurbished, BMICH is South Asia’s Premier Integrated MICE Complex with all the facilities required to host any type of convention, seminar, exhibition, conference and multi-day international conventions and conferences.

Zero Emission Transport for visitors at BMICH

Tue, 14 Jan 2020 Uncategorized

A fleet of four electric three wheelers powered by solar energy was deployed for use for the visitors of the BMICH recently. These electric three wheelers, named as E- trikes are a part of a Korean Energy Agency’s assistance to Sri Lanka through the Sri Lanka Sustainable Energy Authority of the Ministry of Power & Energy.

The project was designed to utilize the existing solar PV installation at BMICH to operate an electric vehicle charging station. The four E- trikes will be initially used to provide in- compound transport to visitors, as BMICH is a facility which spans a large extent of land.

Hon. Mahinda Amaraweera, Minister of Transportation, Power and Energy and Hon. Mahindananda Aluthgamage, State Minister of Power along with Dr. Asanka Rodrigo Director General, Sustainable Energy Authority and Mr. Minjae Kang representing Korea Energy Agency participated at the handing over ceremony. Mr. Sunil Dissanayake, Director / Chief Executive, BMICH accepted the E- trikes on behalf of the BMICH.

BMICH Hosts Foreign MICE Agents on Familiarization Tours

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 Press Releases

Australian MICE Agents

Chinese MICE Agents

Indian MICE Agents

BMICH – Sri Lanka’s iconic landmark hosted MICE (Meetings, Incentive, Conventions & Exhibitions) agents from Australia, India China & Singapore on a familiarization tour of the extensive facilities available at South Asia’s largest, purpose-built convention center recently. These MICE agents represent travel and event management companies based in Australia, China, Singapore and India. The agents were received and hosted by the leadership team of BMICH.

“With convenient flight connections to Colombo from Australia, China, Singapore and India these are important markets for our conventions, conferences, exhibitions & events business. The advantage for booking the BMICH is that we handle events on a “Turn Key” basis which includes airline reservations, Ground Transport, Hotel Reservations & introduction to local event management companies based on the request of the event organizer”, said Sunil Dissanayake, Director / Chief Executive of the BMICH.

The MICE agents were given a comprehensive tour of the 21 indoor and 12 outdoor venues available at BMICH.  At the end of the guided tours of the venues, each MICE agent was presented with a Sri Lankan memento as a souvenir of the visit.

“We are impressed by the comprehensive facilities, services and the landscaping at BMICH which position the BMICH at the same level of any international convention center in the region. The friendly and helpful staff would no doubt help to make any event a success too” said one visiting agent representing the MICE market in Australia.

After the tour, Director/Chief Executive of BMICH expressed confidence that the MICE agents would upon returning to their countries will be in a position to promote to host meetings, seminars, conferences and weddings for their valuable clients at the BMICH in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

BMICH is Sri Lanka’s largest and Asia’s very first purpose-built convention center with ultra modern facilities. Recently redesigned, renovated and refurbished, BMICH is South Asia’s Premier Integrated MICE Complex with all the facilities required to host any type of convention, seminar, exhibition, conference or wedding including multi-day international conventions and conferences.