Events At Dome - May 2018
Last Month’s Highlights at Dome
CREDAI – MCHI Golden Pillar Awards 2018
CREDAI and MCHI hosted the first of its kind awards show – Golden Pillar Awards at Dome@NSCI on 05 May, 2018. Considered the first grand real estate award event, it celebrates the highest levels of achievements in the real estate sector. Golden Pillar Awards are considered the industry’s most prestigious awards, and are aimed at recognising, encouraging and promoting excellence in real estate.
Some renowned names present at the event were Hon.Ajoy Mehta, MCGM Commissioner; Dr.Malini Shankar, Director General Shipping;Shri S.S. Sandhu, Additional Chief Secretary, Cooperation, Govt. of Maharashtra; Mr.Gautam Chatterjee, Chairman, MahaRERA, and Dr.Vijay Satbir Singh, I.A.S. (Retd.) Member, MahaRERA. The evening was hosted by celebrities Mandira Bedi, Aman Varma, and Rithvik Dhanjani.
OnePlus 6 Launch
The coveted OnePlus 6 phone was launched on 17 May, 2018 at Dome@NSCI, along with the OnePlus 6 Marvel Avengers Limited Edition. The event saw Bollywood Celebrities Amitabh Bachchan, the brand ambassador for OnePlus, and Aditi Rao Hydari among other high profile attendees. The OnePlus Community at the event was the first ones to try out the OnePlus 6 as the experience zone at the launch venue. The launch was live streamed across official OnePlus social channels, and the attendees went home with a gift hamper comprising of fabulous add-ons and exclusive Marvel Avengers merchandise.
Kyoorius Creative Awards 2018
In its 5 th edition, The Kyoorius Creative Awards has become a credible and leading platform for recognising the best creative and innovative work in the Advertising and Marketing sector. The awards were held at Dome@NSCI on 01 June, 2018, wherein 5 Black and 90 Blue Elephants were presented to the winning titles in categories across Advertising, Media and Digital.
BIG EVENTS ACROSS THE GLOBE
Cannes Film Festival (Cannes, Francce)
The 71 st Cannes Film Festival, one of the most prestigious film festivals in the world, was held between 08 May, 2018 and 19 May, 2018, and hosted the who’s who from across the film industries. This year, Australian Actor Cate Blanchett presided as the President of the Jury, which awarded the Palme d’Or to the Japanese drama film, Shoplifters.
The Royal Wedding (Windsor, UK)
The Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle was the event of the year, as the Royal family and most popular names in the UK, including Elton John and David Beckham, witnessed the happy union at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle on 19 May, 2018. Streamed live across the world, many tourists and Royal fans from UK and other countries also descended to Windsor to witness the grand occasion. It also witnessed a significant rise in sale of Royal merchandise.
Memorial Day 2018 (USA)
Memorial Day falls on the last Monday of May, being 28 May this year, and is a national holiday in The United States of America to honour the sacrifice of those died serving the US Armed Forces. Families often visit the graves of their fallen relatives, and a special The National Memorial Day Concert takes place at the United States Capitol. Being a federal holiday, and falling on a Monday, the long weekend is called the Memorial Day Weekend.
2018 Indianapolis 500 (Indiana, USA)
Indianapolis 500, the automobile race established in 1911, is famous for being held over the Memorial Day Weekend in the USA. The 102nd Indianapolis 500 was held on 27 May, 2018 at Speedway, Indiana. The event saw many celebrities on the red carpet, including Chris Hemsworth, and Nick Cannon among others.