Arabian Journey Market opens subsequent week with upsized content material
Tourism professionals will descend subsequent week onto Dubai for Arabian Journey Market 2022, with greater than 20,000 guests and over 1,500 exhibiting firms anticipated throughout the four-day showcase.
Kicking off on Could 9, the occasion will see 112 nations featured on the present flooring, from Japan to Italy.
Trade professionals may have the chance to fulfill and focus on the most recent developments from a cross-section of journey, together with expertise, transport, sustainability, occasions and enterprise.
Danielle Curtis, exhibition director ME – Arabian Journey Market, stated: “Arabian Journey Market 2022 will reiterate the significance of the journey business as we proceed to deal with the challenges of Covid-19 whereas additionally outlining how we drive the business ahead.
“The tourism business has rebounded extremely nicely. Consequently, now we have seen a transparent uptick in participation, with flooring house growing by over 85 per cent in comparison with the earlier 12 months, and Center East exhibitor house eclipsing 2019 ranges.”
Consistent with this 12 months’s theme of The way forward for worldwide journey and tourism, ATM 2022 will unveil new expertise that can get rid of the necessity for enterprise playing cards and permit exhibitors and guests to share particulars, brochures and advertising materials through progressive scanners and badges.
Additional underscoring the expertise focus is the revamped and rebranded ATM Journey Tech occasion, beforehand known as Journey Ahead. Informative classes embrace a presentation by NEOM on the corporate’s technique for creating memorable experiences, and Emaar Leisure’s forecast on the way forward for customer sights, traveller developments, distribution, attraction tech and visitor expertise.
The inaugural ATM Draper-Aladdin Begin-up Competitors, which was launched earlier this 12 months, will see 15 journey, tourism and hospitality start-ups pitch for US$500,000 of funding and doubtlessly an extra US$500,000 of funding as a part of the hit TV present, Meet the Drapers.
Making their debut on the stay present, [email protected] discussion board and the International Enterprise Journey Affiliation will concentrate on present and future developments for tour operators and sights.
ATM may also embrace in-depth purchaser boards devoted to India and Saudi Arabia, stay interviews with aviation and hospitality consultants, and can function the return of ILTM Arabia with its concentrate on the profitable luxurious journey market.
Capitalising on the expansion of regional tourism funding, the ITIC-ATM Center East Summit – hosted collectively by ATM and the Worldwide Tourism Funding Convention – will highlight entry to undertaking finance within the post-Covid period and embrace a high-profile ministerial session.
This 12 months’s in-person occasion will probably be adopted by the third instalment of ATM Digital, which can happen on Could 17 and 18.