Arabian Travel Market 2021 is largest in-person travel and tourism event in 18 months

SourceArabian Business
CountryMiddle east

This year’s Arabian Travel Market (ATM) will be the travel and tourism industry’s first and largest in-person event since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic 18 months ago.

To be held from May 16-19 in Dubai World Trade Centre, the in-person trade show is marking its 28th edition and will be followed by a virtual event a week later to complement the physical event and widen its reach. It follows on the heels of ATM Virtual which made its successful debut last year and attracted 12,000 online attendees from 140 countries.

Danielle Curtis, exhibition director Middle East, Arabian Travel Market

“It is imperative that we include a virtual element, many industry professionals from around the world, may not be able to attend in-person every year, particularly this year with travel restrictions changing rapidly around the globe,” said Danielle Curtis, exhibition director Middle East, Arabian Travel Market.

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