A new activity this year is the inauguration of a global tourism innovation hub, highlighting the UNWTOs role in and commitment to innovation. Furthermore, the awards ceremony of the 1st UNWTO Tourism Startup Competition will be held in partnership with Globalia, the leading tourism group in Spain and Latin America.
The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) announced the launch of registration for GBTA Convention 2019. Next years Convention will be held in Chicago, August 3-7, 2019.
Attendance Approaches 1,100 with Record-Breaking Turnout
Airports Council International (ACI) World today kicked off the sixth Airport Chief Executives Symposium (ACES) by calling for governments and industry worldwide to work together to accommodate soaring air traffic demand and allow airports to grow sustainably.
Focus is on high level of security, more efficiency and quality of passenger experience
WINiT to Debut Education Sessions and Booth Presence in Berlin
Growth best facilitated through flexible and consistent regulatory frameworks
Airports must play key role in development of future air services
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) and the Peoples Government of Guilin, China held the 12th UNWTO/PATA Forum on Tourism Trends and Outlook on 25-27 October 2018. This years edition – The Future of Tourism: Road to 2030´, aligns with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Hosting the first-ever Airline Leaders' Forum in Mumbai, Sabre created a unique forum for airlines, travel agents and travel management companies from across the country to delve into industry best practices regarding merchandising, distribution and fulfilment that will enable a successful evolution towards the future of travel.