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Applications open for Travel Turkey 2017 Hosted Buyer Programme

travel turkey2017logoTurkey's Aegean city of Izmir will host will Travel Turkey 2017 at ‘fuarizmir' between 7 and 10 December 2017. The travel exhibition organized by TÜRSAB - Association of Turkish Travel Agencies and İZFAŞ, under the patronage of Republic of Turkey, Ministry of Culture & Tourism announced its hosted buyer programme.

Travel Turkey İzmir runs a Hosted Buyer Programme in partnership with Republic of Turkey Ministry of Economy and Turkish Airlines to invite and host senior-level travel industry buyers to develop new business with the exhibitors, build network and discover the Turkish tourism market. The programme includes buyers setting pre-appointments with exhibitors to lead to successful business deals while their travel expenses are compensated by the organizers.

In 2016, 179 international buyers from 52 countries were hosted along with 518 national buyers resulting in a total of 7.160 B2B meetings held in a 1.200sqm VIP Lounge. The hosted buyers also attended a post-show tour where they visited Denizli, Pamukkale, Ephesus and House of Virgin Mary in order to discover the region’s tourism destinations.

To apply for the Hosted Buyer Programme, you need to submit your registration online. All registrations will be reviewed by the Hosted Buyer Selection Committee and successful applicants will be notified latest by October 20, 2017.

Only one buyer will be hosted per company.

Please submit your registration not later than September 30, 2017.

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