Theme:  Indian Tourism-New Opportunities and Challenges Ahead.

President: Subhash Goyal, Stic Travel Pvt. Ltd.

Convention Chairman:  Pronab Sarkar, Swagatam Tours Pvt. Ltd.

Co-Chairman: Rajesh Mudgill, Planet India Travels Pvt. Ltd.

A brief detail:

  • Pratibha Patil, Governor of Rajasthan inaugurated the Convention.
  • Keynote Address:  Yashodhara Raje Sincida, Tourism Minister of Madhya Pradesh
  • Usha Punia, Tourism Minister of Rajasthan also attended and addressed the gathering
  • Hall of Fame award: Jagmohan, Union Minister for Tourism & Culture.

Business Sessions:

  • Infrastructure opportunities and challenges.
  • Branding and Marketing a Destination.
  • Emerging Tourism Opportunities: Rural, Health, heritage, adventure and sports.
  • Poor facilitation and over taxation deterrent to booming tourism
  • Prevention by States.