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VTM2020 opens tomorrow, announces strong collaborations and partnerships

India’s first B2B Virtual Travel Mart VTM2020 is scheduled to open and make an impact on 15th and 16th September 2020. It is an India focused Expo with participation from across the globe and the organisers promise it to be an engaging and interactive experience. 

VTM2020 will witness 1000+ buyers from India over 2 days and will witness the participation of 30+ Sellers from Tourism Boards, DMC’s, Hotels, Attractions, Rail and other Tourism Products. Registration is FREE for Travel Professionals. One can register at events.travelgyaan.com

The Virtual Platform by VTM2020 will allow a surreal experience that has been carefully designed to match the needs of both the Exhibitor and the Travel Professional attending the event. The Expo is formatted to keep the engagement alive throughout the 2-day event with Live video meetings between buyers and sellers, interactive group meetings, engaging knowledge sessions. The highlight of the Expo will be an exciting Awards Evening on September 16, to wrap up the 2-day event. 

Nikita Rawtani, Founder, Travelgyaan shares, “I wish to thank all our exhibitors and attendees who have adapted to the new normal by actively participating in VTM2020. We are looking forward to 2-days of action-packed Networking, Micro-sessions, lots of fun and excitement through Quizzes, tons of prizes and an exciting Awards Evening.”

VTM2020 has announced Switzerland Tourism as its Signature Sponsor and Experience Hub, Abu Dhabi as its Destination Partner.

Misha Gambetta, Director India, Switzerland Tourism stated, “Given the present situation, the Virtual Travel Mart gives Switzerland Tourism a great platform to remain connected with the Travel Trade and keep them updated about Switzerland’s various tourism products and services for Indian travellers.”

Experience Hub is the one-stop destination partner promoting one of the world’s fastest-growing leisure and entertainment destination – Yas Island, connecting destination stakeholders and international travel partners, and designing world-class holiday packages that appeal to travellers from around the world.

Yas Island Abu Dhabi is one of the world’s fastest-growing leisure and entertainment destinations. Located only 20 minutes’ from downtown Abu Dhabi and 50 minutes’ from Dubai, it is home to many award-winning and world-class attractions. These include three of the world’s one-of-a-kind theme parks, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld, Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, and the record-breaking CLYMB™ Abu Dhabi. A destination like nowhere else, the 25 square km island offers holidaymakers and guests experiences of a lifetime. From adrenaline-filled roller coasters, one-of-a-kind golf courses and scenic white sandy beaches, to superb restaurants and hotels offering impeccable service, guests have much to look forward to when visiting Yas Island.

Riu Hotels and Resorts is the Supporting Sponsor in the Hotels and Resorts category.

VTM2020 Domestic Partners: Incredible India, and Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation (KSTDC).

International Partners are: Yas Island with its co-partners Experience Hub, Yas Marina Circuit, Yas Theme Parks, Yas Plaza Hotels, W Abu Dhabi, Hilton, Department of Commerce and Tourism and Dhabi, Louvre Museum. Other International Partners include Los Angeles Tourism, Germany Tourism, Brussels Tourism, South Korea Tourism, Azerbaijan Tourism, Auric Air – Tanzania, Sun International Hotels and Resorts, IHG Hotels – Oman, Glacier Express, Bernina Express, Mt. Titlis, Happy Tours DMC, TravelDek DMC – USA, PASHA Travel – Azerbaijan, Genting Cruise Lines, ISCRAA DMC, Global Destinations and BrandIt India. 

Travel Trade Journal is the Media, Marketing and Knowledge Partner and UTEN Group is their Marketing partner while WAAM-it Software is their Digital Marketing Partner. 

WAAM-it creates and distributes a range of WhatsApp marketing software that allows users to send unlimited automatic WhatsApp message, apply advanced WhatsApp chatbots with API integration and many more automated features. Using WAAM-it Software, TravelGyaan has managed effective communication with its Buyers and Sellers before and during the event.

VTM2020 is organised by TravelGyaan. TravelGyaan, an Online Travel Training Company has been serving the Travel Trade virtually for more than five years through Webinars and creating E-Learning Courses for various destinations and Tourism products. This has allowed them to gather rich and filtered data of buyers from all over India.