The 37th IATO Annual Convention begins today in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
The 37th Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO) Annual Convention is going to be held from 16 to 19 December 2022 in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. The theme of the convention is: INBOUND TOURISM- What Lies Ahead! IATO is the National body of the tourism industry. It has over 1600 members covering all segments of Tourism Industry.
Ravi Gosain – Vice President is the Chairman of the convention along with Sunil Mishra – Hony. Treasurer and Prateek Hira – Chairman, IATO Uttar Pradesh Chapter as the Co-Chairmen.
The inaugural function will be held at Indira Gandhi Pratishthan, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow and Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath is likely to inaugurate the convention. The Centrum Lucknow will be the venue hotel and all other activities including registration for the convention, business sessions and evening programmes will be held at The Centrum, Lucknow.
About 900-1000 delegates from all over the country are expected to participate which will include senior officials from the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India and States, industry leaders, tourism and hospitality professionals, travel trade media. Added attraction for this year’s convention would be Post Convention Tours to Ayodhya and Varanasi. There are 5 post convention tours being organised on various sectors. This year there is the expectation of larger participation from the state Government as every state is keen to re-instate inbound tourism to their respective states.
During the 3 days convention there will be deliberations on burning issues.