Tourism & Travel KITF 2019 opens new horizons
International Exhibition “Tourism & Travel” - KITF 2019 will take place in Almaty city on April 17-19, 2019 at the Atakent Exhibition Center. KITF 2019 presents new B2B platform, saturated with business and entertainment programs. Thus, the business part of the exhibition program will include the events of industrial significance:
1. Round table on the issues of international cooperation within the frame of development of Kazakhstan as a Travel destination
2. Round table on the strategy of cooperation in the travel industry between state agencies and commercial companies of Kazakhstan.
3. Almaty Travel Fest Forum of travelers
4. Discussion clubs on the subjects such as E-commerce and digitalization; Avia products, including low-costers; Medical tourism.
5. Sanatorium-resort sector and Medical tourism
One of the key events within the KITF 2019 program will be a Buyer program. The primary goal of this project is in the full use of B2B tools for the active development of the tourism market of Kazakhstan. Buyers from Russia, Germany, India, Japan, China, Israel, and the USA were invited for this purpose to the exhibition. The event of the kind will become a further impetus and serve as a useful tool to promote Kazakhstani travel product, having a high business potential.
In its turn, delegations from Kyrgyzstan and regional travel agencies of Kazakhstan (Astana, Shymkent, Karaganda, and Ust-Kamenogorsk will be again arranged for representatives of foreign destinations and participants.
The KITF Exhibition is the most famous and expected industrial event in the territory of the whole Central Asian region. The strategically crucial professional event reflects both the state of the tourist industry in general and its specific trends and destinations, as well as prospects and new opportunities.
Each year, over 5,000 specialists of the travel business from around the world meet each other at the KITF Exhibition, including: travel operators and travel agencies, air companies and air agencies, national and regional tourist organizations, representatives of properties - hotels, wellness and medical centers, developers and suppliers of it-technologies in tourism, real estate abroad and so on.
KITF Exhibition is a reliable platform for the enhancement of interregional and international industrial relationships. In this regard, the representatives of state companies and diplomatic missions accompanying their national stands pay particular attention to the event. National groups will be represented by countries and regions such as: Azerbaijan, Hungary, Greece, Georgia, the Dominican Republic, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, China (Sanya), Cuba, Kyrgyzstan, Malaysia, Morocco, the UAE (Sharjah), Russia (Altaiskii Krai, Novosibirsk, Saint-Petersburg, Chelyabinskaya region), Thailand, Turkey, South Korea.
In total, this year's exposition will be represented by about 350 travel companies from 25 countries offering their best proposals for tourism in Charming Asia, Tempting East, Dynamic Europe, and Mediterranian.
Annually KITF is held with the official support of specialized agencies: Akimat of Almaty city, UWNTO, Atameken National Chamber of Entrepreneurs, Visitalmaty, Kazakhstan Tourist Association.
The organizer of the event is Iteca Company together with its international partner ITE Group Plc (Great Britain).
Cornelia Hotels Golf & Spa is an Official Exhibition Partner.
Detailed information about the exhibition and its business program are on website kitf.kz.