The Mekong Tourism Forum is back

Vietnam will host the face-to-face gathering of the famous forum in Quang Nam province from October 9 to 14, 2022.

Quang Nam, Viet Nam –The 2022 Mekong Tourism Forum will return as a face-to-face event from October 9 to 14 at Hoiana Resort & Golf (Hoiana), Quang Nam Province, adjacent to Hoi An City, Central Vietnam.
This will be the first in-person gathering of six Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) destination since 2019.

With the theme “Rebuilding tourism, bouncing back with resilience”, The Quang Nam forum will be the first interactive event bringing together public and private sector tourism leaders and experts from the Mekong region since COVID-19 disrupted the travel industry.

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With a lot of rebuilding and catching up to do, the 2022 Mekong Tourism Forum aims to drive real action and create a more resilient, inclusive, sustainable and prosperous tourism industry. said Mr. Nguyen Trung KhanhChairman of the Vietnam National Tourism Administration.

The main public debates and speeches of the Forum will take place on October 12. Speakers will focus on tourism recovery, digital transformation, supply chain localization, social enterprise business models and best practices for a resilient travel sector rebound, particularly using the latest technologies .

Topics will include megatrends affecting the tourism recovery. Panelists and experts will suggest policies, regulations and investments needed to bring travel and tourism back. Particular emphasis will be placed on nature-based solutions and technology adoption.

Specific panels will address social enterprises, connect sustainable tourism suppliers and buyers, and unlock green tourism opportunities.

Speakers will include leaders from Vietnam National Tourism Administration (VNAT), representatives from other national tourism organizations from GMS, Asian Development Bank, Destination Mekong, Agoda, Pacific Asia Travel Association, OAG, YAANA Ventures, EXO Travel, Travelife and from the ASEAN Tourism Association, among others.

The Mekong Forum will take place at Hoiana Resort & Golf (Hoiana), on a beach just south of Hoi An, a UNESCO World Heritage town. Da Nang International Airport is 40 minutes from the conference venue.

There will be free airport transfers for Forum guests on October 11 and 14. There will be visits from delegates after the event in the Quang Nam area on October 13.

The Mekong Tourism Forum is free for genuine travel and tourism players in the Greater Mekong Sub-region.

Quang Nam and green tourism is the focus of Visit Vietnam Year 2022.

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