Published on : Monday, March 23, 2015
IITM Bangalore-10, 11, 12 July 2015
IITM Chennai-17, 18, 19 July 2015
IITMMumbai-28, 29, 30 August 2015
IITM Gurgaon-3, 4, 5 September 2015
IITM Pune-27, 28, 29 November 2015
IITM Hyderabad-4, 5, 6 December 2015
IITM Kochi- 14, 15, 16 January 2016
IITM Kolkata – 4, 5, 6 March 2016
With this year’s edition of ‘IITM’, Sphere Travelmedia & Exhibitions completes sixteen years of providing the travel industry and discerning buyers from the travel – trade an opportunity to do and transact business. With organizations and tourism boards from over 50 Countries, ‘India International Travel Mart’ will showcase a variety of destinations from different spheres such as adventures, culture & heritage, beaches, hills, pilgrimagesand many more.
The events for 2015-16 shall have over 750+ participants from over 50 countries. The participants include Travel agents & Tour Operators, DMCs, Hotels & Resorts, International Tourist Offices, Online Travel Portals, Adventure Tour Operators, Eco – Tourism activities, etc.
Mr. Sanjay Hakhu, Director, Sphere Travelmedia said, “We are not the only one who is looking forward to the event. Indian and International visitors from the travel trade have every reason to be equally pleased.The UNWTO predicts that India will account for 50 million outbound tourists by 2020. Hence, this is a very good sign for the India Outbound market!”
• This year ‘India International Travel Mart’ will see several new products in the Hospitality and Travel sphere being unveiled.
• The ‘India International Travel Mart’ provides an ideal ‘marketing opportunity’ and ‘excellent backdrop’ to enhance the participant’s ‘brand-equity’ in the eyes of the discerning end consumer and the travel-trade.
• Boost for Outbound Tourism: Outbound Travel being another of India’s biggest travel segment, this year shall see participants from over 50 different countries.
• The events are supported by major associations such as ‘Outbound Tour Operators Association of India’, ‘Indian Association of Tour Operators’, Travel Agents Association of India etc.
“IITM, is the biggest ever travel trade show in India, has recorded a 20% growth over last year. With participation of over 750+ exhibitors from 50 countries, IITM is spread over totally 25,000 sq m, housing various domestic and international destinations, state and country pavilions, hotels and resorts, travel agents, tour Operators and other travel service providers. Around 1,50,000 travel trade visitors from all over India and various international locations are expected to visit the show. The rising popularity of the IITM not only reinforces leadership and popularity of the show, but is increasing public policy support from the governments at the central and state levels, to the tourism industry “enumerated Rohit Hangal, Director, Sphere Travelmedia.
About ‘Sphere Travelmedia & Exhibitions’:
Sphere Travelmedia & Exhibitions Pvt. Ltd.,’ is India’s leading Travel media companies with established brands for the Indian travel and tourism industry such as ‘India International Travel Mart’ – India’s premier Travel and Tourism Exhibition and ‘Outbound Travel Roadshow’ – India’s only Multi – Destination Buyer – Seller Meet &‘Business Travel & Meetings Expo’ – The Corporate Travel, Incentive and Conference Exhibition’ and ‘Gujarat Travel Mart’ – The Gujarat Incoming Trade Exhibition.
About ‘India International Travel Mart’:
IITM – India’s premier Exhibition that showcases of travel, tourism, hospitality, leisure and other related industries. It is aimed at bringing the Industry, face-to-face with the travel trade, Corporate Buyer and the end-customer with the requisite purchasing power.
‘India International Travel Mart’, India’s premier travel and tourism Exhibition brand established in 1998 by ‘Sphere Travelmedia & Exhibitions Pvt. Ltd., is held at the country’s major markets of Cochin, Kolkata, Bangalore, Chennai, Gurgaon (Delhi NCR), Mumbai, Hyderabad and Pune.