ISSAM KAZIM, CEO Dubai Tourism speaks forward of the 24th ATM 2017
DUBAI: The 24th Arabian Traval Marketplace (ATM 2017) serves as a system to spotlight Dubai’s appeal as a international vacationer destination as the emirate proceeds to drive tourism development in line with our Tourism Vision for 2020, says Issam Kazim, CEO, Dubai’s Company for Tourism and Commerce Internet marketing (Dubai Tourism).
“It’s also a vital celebration in Dubai Tourism’s once-a-year calendar as it is a focal position for the vacation trade community to hook up and community. We are searching forward to showcasing Dubai’s dynamic tourism offerings, which include a full host of innovations introduced around the past calendar year, this kind of as Dubai Parks & Resorts, Dubai Opera, Etihad Museum and the Dubai Drinking water Canal,” extra Kazim, although speaking for the duration of a press convention forward of the ATM 2017 that opens in Dubai on Monday 24th April at the Dubai Globe Trade Centre.
The Dubai stand has been made to spotlight the breadth of the emirate’s destination giving as a result of many articles-loaded principles and interactive activations. Covering an area of 1,200 sq. metres and climbing a few storeys substantial, the enhanced Dubai stand will give a special, immersive customer encounter that brings collectively the various elements that make Dubai an exciting vacationer destination.
In addition, Dubai Tourism has partnered with TAG Heuer, who will be on the stand for the duration of this year’s ATM. The legendary watch brand name will completely be unveiling their newest line for the duration of the demonstrate.
Readers can love speciality beverages from the on-stand Gahwa Café, which this calendar year will be operate by household developed Cocoville, as very well as receiving a glimpse into how Virtual Fact (VR) engineering is reworking the vacation and tourism business as the demand from travellers searching for new ordeals, proceeds to expand. The stand will aspect MyJetSki, a locally owned corporation which delivers water tours of the town on jet skis.
The Dubai University of Tourism will be demonstrating a new interactive schooling device, made to support intercontinental agents and customer-going through tourism representatives in Dubai to endorse the emirate as an best getaway destination. These impressive applications use gamification to support teach users about the town and aspect engaging interfaces that consist of facts on tourism points of interest in easily-digestible formats.
ATM will also supply the intercontinental vacation trade current market with the possibility to learn the various sustainability initiatives that are being set in location to make certain the emirate’s tourism business contributes to the thoroughly clean energy and sustainable advancement targets that have been set in location. Dubai Sustainable Tourism will be highlighting jobs, schooling applications and new criteria presently being implemented across the business that assist Dubai’s objective of turning out to be just one of the world’s major sustainable tourism locations.
Signing up for forces with Dubai Tourism at ATM will be its company, the Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), who will showcase an exciting calendar of occasions planned for the 2nd 50 percent of 2017 and various other entities – the Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) who will spotlight vital initiatives being led in the cultural tourism sector and will also give complimentary portraits by a reside artist and EXPO 2020, whose presence will underscore the great importance of the international celebration in assisting raise Dubai’s know-how economy and position the emirate as a hub for small business.
The Dubai stand will also see participation from vital governing administration bodies this kind of as Dubai Police, whose presence will underline the emirate’s robust safety and safety credentials the Department of Naturalisation and Residency Dubai (DNRD), who will use ATM to spotlight improvements in visa guidelines and processes that will make it simpler for visitors from all nationalities to enter Dubai and Dubai Wellbeing Authority (DHA) who will emphasis on the evolving clinical tourism proposition. These will be joined by extra than ninety co-members, produced up of lodges and hotel apartment establishments, tour operators and destination administration corporations, celebration and convention area providers.