EMITT shaping the tourism industry, welcomes its visitors again!


East Mediterranean International Tourism and Travel Exhibition – EMITT will be hosting around 70 countries including Turkey between 28 – 31 January 2016. To be opened by senior local and international government representatives and representatives of the tourism industry, EMITT will be celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. The exhibition will be bringing together 4.500 companies in 11 halls equaling to total exhibition space of 70 thousand meter squares.

The discussion panels to be held alongside the exhibition with topics like “Brandization in Tourism”, “New Trends in Tourism” and “Health Tourism” will allow visitors to listen to speeches by key names of the industry gain insight about the industry. As part of EMITT participants from Turkey and all over the world will be organizing stage performances and stand activities. With early booking discounts, vacation drawings, and with vacation destinations of 70 countries being showcased, EMITT is the meeting point for over 100.000 vacation enthusiasts and will be open until 18 pm on Sunday, January 31st 2016.

Organized by Ekin Fuarcılık and EUF – E Uluslararası Fuarcılık, the affiliates of ITE Turkey, which is the organizer of leading exhibitions for leading industries of Turkey, East Mediterranean International Tourism and Travel Exhibition – EMITT continues to be the meeting point of vacation enthusiasts in its 20th year as well. The exhibition which will take place in 11 halls equaling to a total exhibition space of 70 thousand meter squares at Tuyap Exhibition and Convention Center between 28 – 31 January 2016, will feature national pavilions, Turkey’s vacation destinations, winter and outdoor tourism destinations, hotels and tourism centers, tour operators, agencies and hotels as participants and a wide range of vibrant vacation destinations will be introduced to visitors.

A total of 4.500 companies, organizations and resorts from around 70 countries will join EMITT Tourism Exhibition, which is recognized as one of the top five tourism exhibitions in the world. The exhibition gives the visitors the opportunities to make their vacation plans for 2016 by choosing from among thousands of alternatives and discover new vacation destinations. As part of its 20th year celebrations, EMITT Exhibition offers vacation alternatives for every budget at attractive prices and with “Early Booking” discounts.

ITE Turkey Tourism & Travel & Fashion Group Director Hacer Aydın: “ EMITT Tourism Exhibition is one of the biggest meeting points for not only the Turkish tourism industry but also for the global tourism industry. In our 20th year we’ll be hosting our visitors with a participant profile representing 70 countries. In addition to being a commercial platform bringing together the professionals of the tourism industry, EMITT is also the ideal address for vacation enthusiasts. Our visitors will discover closely the vacation destinations from USA, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, United Kingdom, Bulgaria, Philippines, South Africa, India, Iran, Italy, Korea, Cuba, Maldives, Egypt, Panama, Sarajevo, Thailand, Vietnam, Greece as well as over 200 tourism destinations from 81 cities in our country. Vacation consumers will be able to get detailed information about destinations of interest to them and plan their vacations at attractive prices thanks to ‘early booking’ campaigns offered at the exhibition”.

Panels for the Tourism and Health Industry…

Bringing together every year; tourism professionals, tourism companies and resorts from Turkey and all over the world, EMITT will be hosting panels whereby tourism industry and health tourism will be discussed in its 20th year. At the panels and sessions to be held as part of the exhibition, experts will be discussing the future of Turkish tourism. At the panels featuring discussion topics like “Brandization in Tourism”, “Health Tourism” and “New Trends in Tourism”, representatives of the sector will be making presentations and delivering speeches. In addition to panels, numerous activities and performances will be held at stands and stages as part of the exhibition.

East Mediterranean International Tourism and Travel Exhibition – EMITT which is held at Tuyap Exhibition and Convention Center between 28 – 31 January 2016 will be sponsored by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Turkish Republic, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality and Turkish Airlines, supported by KOSGEB and organized in association with Turkish Hoteliers Federation (TÜROFED) and Turkish Tourism Investors Association (TYD).

Thanks to the eight exhibitions organized by ITE Group in the area of ‘tourism and travel’ in five countries all of which are the leading events in their fields in their specific regions, ITE Group has profound experience and expertise in the sector. And ITE Turkey has the gained profound experience and expertise in the tourism and travel sector thanks to the EMITT Tourism Exhibition, which it has been organizing for 20 years. Combining the powerful global network offered by ITE Group Plc. and ITE Turkey’s experience and portfolio, EMITT will continue to create a more powerful synergy for the tourism industry.

eTurboNews is a proud partner of EMITT. eTN Publisher Juergen Thomas Steinmentz will be available to meet readers on Thursday at the event. Reach out to jts@etn.travel to schedule a meeting.