Following the huge success of the First International Smart Tourism Conference held in October 2015 in Hangzhou, China, Zhejiang University, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Zhejiang Provincial Tourism Administration and Zhejiang Tourism Groups in collaboration with the United Nations World Tourism Organization and Asia Pacific Travel Association, are jointly organizing the Second International Smart Tourism to be held on 23-24 October 2016 in Hangzhou, China.
The theme of the conference is “Charting a New Course of Smart Tourism”. Such important topics as information technologies and their applications to tourism, tourism product innovations, and the sharing economy will be discussed at the conference. Leading industry executives, academics and government officials in the areas of e-Tourism, Internet development and investment in smart tourism will be in
Director of Regional Programme for Asia and the Pacific
Special Advisor to the CEO, PATA
Director of the Palace Museum
Former Secretary of Hangzhou municipal party committee
Educators and researchers in the field of information technology and tourism;
Top executives from both domestic and international online travel agencies;
National and regional governmental officials from China and abroad;
Investment institutions and venture capitalists;
Managers and executives of tourism businesses;
International, national and local media representatives.
Hotel: International Conference Hall,Intercontinental Hangzhou
Address: No. 2 East Jiefang Road, Hangzhou, P.R. China