Under the support of Greek National Tourism Organization will be held 5th ATHENS INTERNATIONAL TOURISM EXPO 2018
The Greek Tourism Expo, after four consecutive years of successful organization and rising course, broadens its professional goals and enhances its range of activities. It will address to more tourism markets, thematic and geographic, providing them the chance to showcase their products to the international tourism professionals. The exhibition is re-named as Athens International Tourism Expo to provide a more accurate understanding of these enhanced targets. The 5th Athens International Tourism Expo 2018 will be held on December 7-9, 2018 and aims to gradually evolve into a major International Tourism Exhibition that will gather exhibitors and visitors from many countries.
The success of previous exhibitions
The Greek Tourism Expo is now established in the Greek tourism market, however it has also become a worth mentioning event from the international travel trade as several international tourism companies have visited the exhibition and over 5.000 travel agents, from all over the world, have applied for to participate in its successful B2B meeting programs (as Hosted Buyers / Special Exhibitors etc).The above indicate that the exhibition has become well known in many markets and has the potential to become a base for international business.
ATHENS: the new Tourism Hub
The exhibition will gradually evolve into a major International Tourism Fair in Greece that will bring together exhibitors and visitors from many countries, giving annually in Athens the place it deserves as a Tourism Hub in the Mediterranean and Southern Europe area.
Mediterranean / South Europe is one of the biggest receptive tourism destination in the world. Long haul outgoing tourism markets, especially Asian ones, will give many millions of tourists in the coming years – these travelers usually want to visit more than one country per trip.
Therefore, professionals from all Mediterranean / South Europe countries should work close together to offer combined packages to these travelers. The Athens International Tourism Expo 2018 provides the ground for such co-operations among these tourism professionals in order to network and create these combined packages.
150 Leading Hosted Buyers from more than 45 countries
The 5th Athens International Tourism Expo (A.I.T.E.) will host more than 150 leading international Hosted Buyers from Europe, USA, Canada, Australia, the Middle East, India and Asia and will have thousands of B2B meetings with exhibitors. The success of B2B meetings in the earlier exhibitions will be even greater at the 5th Athens International Tourism Expo 2018, as the exhibition now has a good know-how and extensive databases of tourism professionals from all over the world!
Yury Mishchenko, graduated from Moscow Institute of Foreign Languages, has more than 15 years experience in tourism and travel. Working both in tour operator company as destination manager, and in travel agency as sales manager, he is focused on analysis of Russian tour operators’ daily routine. Recently, Yury works in Baginet Marketing and Sales Agency.