In order to promote tourism recovery and development, ITE HCMC 2022 - the leading international tourism event in the Mekong region - has officially returned in September 2022. The Expo is not only an opportunity to look for international cooperation and create a highlight to attract tourists for businesses, but also the occasion to visit the "vibrant" Ho Chi Minh City and the beautiful country - Vietnam.
Ho Chi Minh City - Rendezvous for tourism cooperation at ITE HCMC 2022
Visiting Vietnam and Ho Chi Minh City
Vietnam has just been honored as Asia’s Leading Destination 2021, attracting more and more international tourists to visit, explore and experience. Whether going to the forest or to the sea, tourists are free to explore the “timeless charm” of the paradise lands in Vietnam.
In particular, Ho Chi Minh City will be one of the places not to be missed when coming to the S-shaped strip of land. Ho Chi Minh City is a young city with a history of just over 300 years of formation and development. This city is referred to as “the Pearl of the Far East” with its captivating heritage architecture, dynamic and bustling atmosphere and friendly people. These characteristics make Ho Chi Minh City become an attractive destination for domestic and international tourists.
Ho Chi Minh City - An attractive destination for domestic and international tourists
Ho Chi Minh remains to be the country’s main entry and exit of majority of millions of foreign tourists and local travelers going in and out for business and leisure. Majority of Vietnam’s local and foreign travel related companies and their head offices are found in this city of busy travel traffic. Coming to Ho Chi Minh City and attending ITE HCMC 2022 will be both a memorable trip and an opportunity to meet and exchange with many quality tourism businesses in Vietnam.
ITE HCMC 2022 will officially take place from September 8 to September 10, 2022 at Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center (SECC).
Located in the heart of Phu My Hung New City, Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center (SECC) is the largest and the most modern Exhibition & Convention Center of the South of Vietnam, and only 15 minutes from the center of Ho Chi Minh City, 30 minutes from Tan Son Nhat International Airport. SECC comprises of two exhibitions halls totaling 9,000 sqm and an additional out-door exhibition space of up to 15,000 sqm.
Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center (SECC)
It is an international standard facility capable of satisfying the requirements of national and international conventions, large scale public and trade exhibitions, corporate meetings and specialized events. It also provides an array of professional and value added services ranging from floor space consultations, event management, operations, F&B catering, travel & logistic.
Multifunction Area - Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center (SECC)
The Organizing Committee has carefully prepared for ITE HCMC 2022 to provide the best exhibition conditions and valuable appointments between exhibitors and international buyers.
International cooperation opportunities at ITE HCMC 2022
Understanding the importance of international cooperation in the tourism industry, ITE HCMC 2022 includes a series of events and activities organized to connect exhibitors and buyers as well as to open up more collaborations for long-term development.
ITE HCMC not only has the presence of domestic exhibitors but also attracts many international tourism businesses to promote their products and services. Therefore, international buyers participating the Expo had given many positive reviews when having the opportunity to connect and expand the cooperation network.
After coming to ITE HCMC 2019, Thomas Cook (a buyer from China) said: “The event was very organized and we met many sales people, owners as well as high level leaders from hotels or travel agencies.”. Meanwhile, King Holidays (a buyer from Italy) commented: “It was a great experience a chance to meet many hotel resorts tour operators. Thanks for the hospitality and great opportunity to make new contacts.”.
A meeting between an exhibitor and an international buyer at ITE HCMC
At ITE HCMC 2022, Business Matching activity is the opportunity for exhibitors and buyers to open up B2B cooperation opportunities, enhancing trade promotion. The Organizing Board will invite buyers interested in the businesses and their exhibit products to meet the sellers directly at the exhibition. For successful business negotiations, a contract signing ceremony will be held directly at the event.