A fascinating day awaits as we present some of the best boutique properties from around India for tour operators to have B2B meetings with, discuss new routes and itineraries around India and be enthralled by a panel debate on conservation and tourism from prominent experts in the field.
Location: The Worx, 10 Heathman's Road, London, SW6 4TJ
Date: 27 June
1100 - 1300 - B2B Meetings
1300 - 1400 - Working Light Lunch
1400 - 1800 - B2B Meetings
1815 - 1900 - Panel debate on the UN report - climate change and species extinction
1900 - 2030 - Networking drinks reception with Indian canapés
Climate Change and Species Extinction - what role can tourism play in conservation?
The UN have highlighted that conservation tourism benefits only accrue at low numbers. The industry needs to take this on board and develop strategies to ‘carbon proof’ travel. The simple panacea of planting a few trees to off-set travel just won’t cut it anymore.
What of the effects of tourism on habitats and local flora and fauna?