590 Exhibitors Attend SATTE 2013
The 20th edition of the India-based B2B travel and tourism trade exhibition, SATTE, reported the participation of 7,419 buyers and sellers along with 590 exhibitors from 35 countries and regions. Organised by UBM Asia’s subsidiary, UBM India, the event was held in New Delhi from 16th to 18th January 2013 at the Pragati Maidan, and from 21st to 22nd January at the World Trade Centre in Mumbai.
International tourism Boards participating this year included those from Abu Dhabi, Argentina, Bhutan, Dubai, Egypt, Ethiopia, Fiji Islands, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Jordan, Kenya, Korea, Macau, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Nepal, New Zealand, Oman, Spain, Thailand and Turkey. This year’s events also saw the launch of an online meeting scheduler, where 9,764 appointment requests were made by the visitors and exhibitors.
Sajid Desai, group director of UBM India, said, “The 20th edition of South Asia’s leading B2B travel and tourism trade exhibition SATTE achieved immense success. Captains of the industry present at SATTE 2013 were unanimous in their opinion that SATTE has been a great networking and business transaction platform for the sector.”
The SATTE event was acquired by UBM from Cross Section Publications Pvt Ltd in March 2011.