01.11.2017 11:21:00 Share

3rd Tourısm Councıl Started In Ankara

The opening of the meeting will be held by Mr. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan which will take place in Ankara on November 1-3, 2017 and the meeting will last for 3 days.

The Tourism Council first was held on 20-22 October 1998,  second was held on 12-14 April 2002, and it is of great importance within the framework of objectives evaluation of current situation of tourism sector and creating a national tourism policy for the future. So that, the 3rd Tourism Council, after 15 years in attendance, to be carried out between dates November 1-3, 2017 arranged with expectation of being pioneering historical steps for our country in terms of tourism. 13 Commission were formed within the scope of 3rd Tourism Council In order to evaluate sustainable tourism policies that are responsive to the environment, compatible with world realities and which can respond to the demands of the tourism sector and to anticipate and predict future trends in the tourism sector:

1. Tourism Policies

2. Organizing and Destination Management in Tourism

3. Product diversity and sustainability in tourism

4. Environment-Planning-Infrastructure

5. Investment-Incentive-Finance

6. Accommodation Sector

7. Travel Agency and Transportation

8. Promotion and Marketing

9. Digital Tourism and Innovation

10. Tourism Education, Employment and Tourist Guidance

11. Local Governments and Tourism

12. Internal Tourism

13. Gastronomy Tourism

Following the opening ceremony in the Presidential Complex, the Tourism Council will continue with the Commission Sessions at the Sheraton Hotel. The Council to be realized with the participation of the delegations from all the NGO's managements about tourism will be completed with the Final Report to be read by Tourism Minister Numan Kurtulmuş on Friday, November 3. On behalf of TUREB, our President A. Zeki Apalı, TUREB Board Member Esmeray Akar and TUREB Supervisory Board Member Abdulkadir Tanrıdağlı attended the opening ceremony of the 3rd Tourism Council.