The forum will take place in Yalta, some of the events will be online. The event will confirm the position of the leading exhibition, expert and discussion platform on domestic and inbound tourism in the country, the Ministry noted.
"We have agreed with the founders of the Intourmarket that we create a new format: "Intourmarket. Autumn", which will be held annually in Crimea, in October-November, on the eve of the New Year and the whole new season, identifying the trends of the coming period and providing an opportunity for early sales. A prerequisite for holding the forum is compliance with all the relevant requirements of Rospotrebnadzor (Russian Consumer Protection Authority)," the Minister of Resorts and Tourism of Crimea Vadim Volchenko said.
According to Olga Khotochkina, director of the Intourmarket International Tourism Exhibition, when deciding to hold the event in Crimea, the synergy of the experience of the Intourmarket team of professionals, the huge potential of the Crimean tourism industry market and the expertise of the staff of the Ministry of Resorts of the Republic of Crimea were considered the advantages. Olga Khotochkina is confident, that with these factors taken into account, the new project will be successful.
Intourmarket is a specialized tourist platform for expanding cross-sector dialogue and developing optimal solutions and ways of market development in the new conditions. The event has been held since 2006. In 2021, more than 890 participants from 12 countries of the world and 72 regions of Russia were represented. About 14 thousand specialists of the travel industry attended the exhibition during three days of its work. The business program included 190 speakers at more than 100 events. It was broadcast live to a professional audience of over 100 thousand people.