To Organise International Conference On Tourism Development
ET&T Staff /Mumbai
The Institute of Tourism and Hotel Management (ITHM),
B U Jhansi, is organising a three-day international
conference on tourism development, community and conservation
themed shaping eco-tourism for the third millennium.
The event is scheduled to be inaugurated on February
28, 2002, on the Bundelkhand University Campus, Jhansi.
Alongside commemorating the international year of eco-tourism
and international year of mountains, the conference
is aimed at providing an effective platform for interaction
between academia, tourism practitioners, policy makers,
environmentalists and opinion leaders from the society,
on various issues related to sustainable development
More than hundred delegates from the country and abroad
are expected to deliberate during the seven technical
and two special sessions of the conference. Confirmed
participations have already been received from about
43 foreign delegates. However presently, prospective
Indian delegates are in the process of being short-listed.