Baku to host workshop for tourism professionals

Fri 08 Apr 2016 06:37 GMT | 10:37 Local Time

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This year's event will be a jubilee-related.

On April 14, Fairmont hotel will host a workshop for professionals of tourist business B2B Luxury & MICE Workshop.

According to Oxu.Az, this year's event will be a jubilee-related, as it is held in Azerbaijan for the fifth time.

The event is organized by the British consulting company TMI Consultancy jointly with Azerbaijani partners. The participants of the workshop are the leading tourism companies of Azerbaijan segment of the luxury tourism on the one hand, and representatives of international 5* hotels, tour operators in the luxury segment and tourism offices from the different countries and regions - on the other.

The workshop in Kazakhstan, which will be held April 12 in Almaty, is also the part of the project B2B Luxury & MICE Workshop.

The workshop will begin with a presentation of the Tourism Office of Singapore, which is the official sponsor of the event. Another participant of B2B Luxury & MICE Workshop from Singapore is a well-known host agency SingExpress.

Slovenia is widely represented at the event this year. Together with the Tourism Office of Singapore, the workshop also involved the host agencies Aritours / Apiroutes and Renee Tours, thermal spas Grand Hotel Sava, Terme Krka, Terme Maribor and Terme Olimia.

Traditionally, there a lot of participants from Spain - National Tourism Office TURESPAÑA, Barcelona's Tourism Office Department of Barcelona Premium, engaged in the promotion of the region as the direction of luxury tourism, hosting tour operators VIP Service Spain and Viajes Ancodes, best hotel of Madird Villa Magna and hotel group Barceló Hotels & Resorts, which is the third largest hotel group in Spain.

There are many participants this time from Greece: Tourism Office (GNTO), the largest Greek tour operator Mouzenidis Travel, host companies Sports Tourism Greece and Travel Exchange, the hotel and casino Hyatt Regency Hotel & Casino Thessaloniki.

For the first time this year the B2B Luxury & MICE Workshop involved VISITFLANDERS - Tourism Office of Flanders, northern Belgium region, famous for alls its "Cities of Arts" - Brussels, Antwerp, Bruges.

The Benelux direction is presented by tour operator Waitt, hotel group Relais & Chateaux and Warwick International Hotels, with hotels in Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg, and the Designer Outlet McArthurGlen, represented in more than 20 European cities, including in Roermond (Netherlands) and Luxembourg.

The workshop will end with surprise from Gassan Diamonds - the so-called "diamond" or "adamant" cocktail, which will be prepared for all guests of the event by rthe epresentatives of the famous jewelry factory in Amsterdam, Holland, for the first time participating in the B2B Luxury & MICE Workshop.

A complete list of foreign participants and other event details can be found on the website or on Facebook page.




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