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Who Will Attend

Who Will Attend WHTS17

The World Halal Tourism Summit (WHTS17) is a world first in this format.

What makes WHTS17 so unique is that it is the first event to deliver a global OIC tourism trade audience - it is the only event that will deliver:

The world's largest gathering of OIC tourism ministers
The world's largest gathering of OIC tourism trade professionals – our delegates are the travel agents responsible for the largest % of outbound travel from their respective OIC country
The largest gathering of private sector investors, financiers and entrepreneurs interested in developing tourism partnerships and projects in the Halal travel space
The world's most encompassing education programme focusing exclusively on the Halal travel sector

The Halal tourism industry has been identified as a primary focus for the GCC and along with the Hosted Buyer Programme WHTS17 will attract key buyers and sellers from the top international source markets including:

  • Europe
  • China
  • GCC
  • India
  • CIS
  • Africa
  • Turkey
  • Far East

Visitors at WHTS17 will be:

  • Managers
  • Directors
  • C-Level Executives
  • Business Owners
  • Executives

From the following industries:

  • Hotels / Resorts
  • Tour Operators
  • DMCs
  • Tourism Boards
  • Airlines
  • Media
  • Technology

Who will exhibit?

  • Tourism Boards
  • International destinations
  • Airlines
  • Hospitality groups
  • Technology companies