India -The next travel powerhouse
Online, Wednesday, 25th January 2023, 09:00 BST / 10:00 CEST
India looks likely to take over from China as the largest global travel source market. Between 2009 and 2019 outbound tourism from India increased 143 percent from 11 million travelers to 27 million and with airlines increasing connectivity from more Indian cities, projections show a full recovery for the Indian outbound market in 2024 with outbound travelers reaching 28.5 million in 2025.
What type of programmes and destinations are they looking for?
What are the key segments of the Indian market?
What sort of Indian travellers are we likely to see as the market recovers?
How can destinations adapt to the Indian market?
Ankush Nijhawan - Founder and Director of TBO.com
Jude Dsouza - Flight Centre - CEO -
Paramjit Bara - Founder and Principal of Auxilia Networks/ Heads LVG Learning in India and former Visit Britain
Uma Somia - Owner - Europe Incoming DMC
Dylan Lall - Director- Europe Incoming DMC
Mahip Agarwal - Partner/Representative, Nordic Tourism Collective - India
Moderator Paul Wagner