PATA Travel Mart (PTM) World Tourism Fair of the Asia-Pacific Region
On September 18-20, 2019, the international travel exhibition PATA Travel Mart will take place in the capital of Kazakhstan Astana.
PATA Travel Mart (PTM) is Asia Pacific's international travel trade exhibition featuring unparalleled networking and contracting opportunities to help travel and tourism organisations access decision makers, meet new clients, expend their networks, establish new relationships and consolidate existing business partnerships.
Why join PTM?
A new host destination every year
Meet a new set of buyers and sellers at every Mart and experience the diversity of destinations that influence the Asia Pacific travel industry
Access high-growth travel markets
Asia Pacific is the most dynamic and rapidly growing travel market places in the world
Maximise business opportunities
Two full days of over 10 000 pre-matched appointments across the event, facilitated through PATA's unique business matching software
Meet the industry's A-list buyers
Exclusive access to the 300+ community of qualified hosted international buyers
We bring the world to you
Engage with more than 1000 delegates from over 60 destinations acrosss the globe
Exciting side events for networking
Socialise throughout the event at the Network Lounge, social functions and complimentary tours.
Learn somthing new
Keep abreast of the latest trends and insights at the PTM Forums and PTM Talks
The PATA Gold Awards Ceremony, held during the Mart, recognises and rewards outstanding achievements in the travel industry in the Asia Pacific region across a broad range of categories
More information about PTM and the tentative programme is available at http://www.pata.org/ptm/
PATA Travel Mart has been held annually under the patronage of PATA since 1978 in 44 cities with a total coverage of over 40 thousand delegates. Over the past ten years, the exhibition was organised in such cities as Macau (2010, 2017), Delhi (2011), Manila (2012), Chendu (2013), Phnom Penh (2014), Bangalore (2015), Jakarta (2016), Langkawi (2018). Last year, the exhibition was held on September 12-14 in Langkawi, Malaysia and 389 exhibitors from 33 countries of the world; 252 tour operators from 241 organizations attended the event.
Founded in 1951, PATA is a not-for-profit membership association that acts as a catalyst for the responsible development of travel and tourism to, from and within the Asia Pacific region. The Association provides aligned advocacy, insightful research and innovative events to its more than 800 member organisations, including 95 government, state and city tourism bodies, 20 international airlines and airports, 102 hospitality organisations and 70 educational institutions, as well as over a hundred young tourism professional (YTP) members across the world.