Coming up in Moscow March 19-22, the 11th International Travel Fair "Intourmarket 2016" takes place at the Crocus Expo. The main tourism event supported by the Federal Agency for Tourism, ITM is a B2B oriented industry summit.
Organized by Expotour LTD, this year's event will be one of the most anticipated travel oriented events in Russia and the CIS. Stakeholders across the industry landscape will have networking, workshop, and sales opportunites in a familiar format. With a focus on the special situation for Russian tourism now, organizers have put together a stellar list of participants and discussions. In an interview for Interfax, event Director, Olga Khotochkin spoke about the crucial hurdles Russian tourism businesses face. With regard to the difficult times Russia faces, the ITM executive pointed out how regional stakeholders exhibiting this year have tended to cooperate and share more. She discussed also, the fact that many regions in Russia have no marketing budget whatsoever to publicize their region's value.
Owing to this relative "tourism crisis" the event organizers have done their best to provide budget space for smaller businesses and for individual hotels. The cost for registration is €400 euro, and equipped exhibition spaces are going for €270 per square meter equipped. The event is also supported by; the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, the Federal Agency for Tourism, the Moscow City Committee for Tourism and Hotel Industry, the Administrative Department of the President of the Russian Federation, the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the Association of Tour Operators of Russia (ATOR), and the Russian Union of Travel Industry (RST).
The business program will feature; press conferences, country presentations, Russian regional presentations, workshops, natonal dance and music performances, and national cuisine. Meanwhile, the main attractions of the fair will focus on key sectors and topical discussion Including; Summer leisure, Business tourism and MICE, Adventure holidays, SPA, wellness and health tourism, and much more.
Readers interested in exhibiting or taking part should visit the event website, or contact the event organizers directly at: +7 495 762-87-65 or via Email at: +7 495 762-87-65