Biswa Bangla Convention Centre (BBCC), one of the largest convention centres in South Asia, inaugurated in 2017 to make Kolkata a MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions) tourism destination in India. This convention Centre is just 10 km away from the Netaji Subhash Bose International Airport (Kolkata Airport) located in DG Block (New Town), Action Area I, Kolkata, West Bengal 700156.
This Convention Centre has a 3000 seater Main Convention Hall, two 400 seater Mini Auditorium, four Banquet Cum Exhibition Hall with seating capacity of 270, 160, 125 and 72 respectively. The total plot area and total built Up Area of the Biswa Bangla convention centre are 40,470 Sqm and 56,932.34 Sqm respectively.
West Bengal Housing Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited, A Govt. of West Bengal Undertaking owns and runs the Convention Centre.
Several five star and five star deluxe hotels eg. Novotel Kolkata Hotel And Residences, Swissotel Kolkata Neotia Vista, Hyatt Regency Kolkata, ITC Sonar & JW Marriott Kolkata etc. are located nearby.