ITHC-UET Conference underway in Palermo, Italy

1497911531_UETThe Indian Tourism and Hospitality Congress, along with The European University for Tourism (UET Italia) kick-started its 11th international tourism conference in Palermo today. With earlier editions of the conference being held in Thailand, UAE, Sri Lanka and the Philippines, the four-day event with its theme – Innovations and Opportunities in Global Tourism – aims to highlight the importance of the tourism and hospitality sector. The event will also talk about the need for a specialised workforce in these sectors and hence the requirement of a formal education to impart lessons on tourism and hospitality management. Sustainability in tourism is another pertinent topic that will be discussed at length in the conference.