Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC)
Hyderabad International Convention Centre (HICC) is managed by Accor Hotels, one of the world’s leading hotel operators, and is jointly owned by Emaar Properties PJSC Dubai and Telangana State Industrial Infrastructure Corporation Ltd. HICC is a purpose-built, state-of-the-art convention facility, the first of its kind in South Asia. It features an internal hall measuring 6,480 square meters that can be partitioned into six smaller halls.
The facility has quite a few feathers in its cap. It has been the winner of the excellence award for “Best Standalone Convention Centre” for a record four times nationally and now regionally awarded by Ministry of Tourism, Government of India and Andhra Pradesh. HICC has also received the award for ‘Best Meeting & Conference Venue” at the South India Travel Awards 2015. HICC also holds ISO 14001:2014 certification. In every aspect, be it infrastructure, services or technology, it compares with the best in the world.
Some of the world-class features that HICC offers are:
- State-of-the art IT infrastructure, design, technology, telecommunications and AV equipment
- Pillar less internal hall of net 6480 sq. metres that can hold an 6000-delegate plenary and can be portioned into 6 smaller halls
- A spacious pre-function foyer area
- 37 breakout rooms, including specialized meeting rooms, speaker preparatory room, boardrooms, VIP lounge
- 12.5-metre-high ceiling, roof cat walkers and truss to withhold heavy suspension
- Service pits every 6 metres, with power, water, internet etc.
- In-house 5-star banqueting service
- HICC is connected to Novotel Hyderabad Convention Centre an international business hotel. It has 287 rooms and is equipped with meeting rooms, restaurants, business centre, spa and a health club.