The third and final day of the South East Asia Golf Show 2021 had a lot in store as well to keep the viewers engaged all through. There were six top notch panel discussions and presentations structured in a way that viewers can leave the house after having a whale of a time. That's exactly what happened as we witnessed people from around the globe joining the summit in large numbers.
The final day kickstarted with a panel discussion featuring Mr. Vilas Gaikwad, CEO & MD of Ecoaqua; Mr. Yogesh Sharma, Head of Irrigation Projects at Surge Systems India Pvt Ltd., Mr. Bhupendra Singh, Golf Course Superintendent and Col Ravi Rana, Former Golf Course Superintendent as panelists and Wg Cdr Arun Singh, President of GCS&MAI as the moderator discussing on the topic of Irrigation and Water Management, An thoroughly engaging show to start the day with. Next up, Mr. Slava Gorovoy, Aftermarket and Service Manager at APAC presented a demonstration on Toro Turf Maintenance Solutions and showcased Toro's impeccable capability in making perfect Turf Grasses for golf courses. Then again an exciting panel discussion was on the cards featuring Mr. Jeff Lawrence, Golf Architect of LGD; Mr. Sameer Sinha, MD of Kensville Golf and Country Club; Mr. John Thomas, Ex Capt of Trivandrum Golf Club and Mr. Rohit Sabrewal, Ex Capt of DGC as panelists and Mr. Vijit Nandrajog, Principal Golf Architect of GDI as the moderator discussing on the topic of Renovation of Golf Courses.
As we reached the halfway stage of this mega golf show, the attendees count touched new high and rightly so, as for the final half of the show there were three power packed panel discussions lined up. The third panel of the day featured Mr. Romit Bose, President of PGA of India; Mr. Tarun Sardesai of TSG; Mr. Indrajit Bhalotia of Protouch Sports and Wg Cdr Arun Singh, President of GCS&MAI as panelists and Mr. Rishi Narain of RNGM as the moderator discussing on the topic of Development of Golf at Grass Root Level. The fourth one featured Brig M J S Bains of M&M Consultant; Mr. Vinod Goyal, CEO of Agricare Corporation; Mr. G. S. Mani of Kodaikanal Golf Club; DIG P. S. Rathore, President of Pebbles & Sand BSF Club Bikaner and Mr. Ranjit Kakkad of MGM Golf Course in Maharashtra as panelists and Wg Cdr Arun Singh, President of GCS&MAI as the moderator discussing on the topic of Overview of Indigenous Golf Products.
For the final session of the summit, It was the turn of Mr. Indrajit Bhalotia of Protouch Sports to take the centre stage and moderate another panel discussion featuring Mr. Rohit Damani of Five S Turf; Mr. Yadvendra Shah, Golf Course Superintendent of BPGC; Mr. Vinod Goyal, CEO of Agricare Corporation and Ms. Nuzhat Gul, Secretary of Sports Council UT J&K. This star-studded panel had an illuminating discussion on the topic of Turf Grasses for Golf.
In the closing address, Wg Cdr Arun Singh, President of GCS&MAI thanked everyone for their contributions to the accomplishments of this substantive first of its kind golf show. His speech reflected the spirit of cooperation and constructive sessions which has taken place during these three days. Mr. Vijit Nandrajog, Secretary General of GCS&MA made a thanking note as well to end what was a successful golf show.
The President of GCS&MAI has announced the next edition of the South East Asia Golf Show in the first half of 2022.