Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur, the most elegant hotel in the city, is an oasis of sophisticated luxury and discreet service. Superbly located in the heart of the city and nestling amidst lush gardens, this newly renovated award-winning Hotel is just 45 minutes from the international airport and 5 minutes from the business and shopping districts. Elegance, meticulous attention to detail and the ultimate in comfort and convenience are the hallmarks of the Shangri-La's 701 guestrooms and suites. The Shangri-La also boasts of an impressive choice of cosmopolitan cuisines from its award winning restaurants.


11 Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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The World's Most Prestigious Tourism Networking Event


Tourism Ministers, Tourism Planners & Policy Makers, Academicians, Established Hoteliers, Tour & Travel Operators, Destination Management Companies, Theme Park Operators, Airlines, Cruises, National, State & Regional Tourism Offices, Tourism Promotion Centres and all Tourism Celebrities and Personalities from all over the world.


Excellent Networking and Learning Opportunities

The Conference, will provide an exciting and engaging forum for discussion and learning of success stories, current issues, solutions and best practice case studies. There is excellent networking opportunities engaged in vibrant atmosphere. Get to know the Speakers and "who's who" in the world's tourism fraternity.


Definitely not to be missed!

The Conference will present you with a program relevant to any established tourism player who wish to network and learn from the leaders of tourism in the last century.

  • Opening Ceremony graced by H.E. Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia and H.E. Secretary General of UNWTO

  • Grand Welcome Dinner hosted by the Government of Malaysia

  • 4 exciting sessions over 2 1/2 conference days

  • 3 networking lunches and 5 tea breaks

  • Selection of well appointed accommodation

  • Airport transfers, hotel transfers and dinner transfer

  • Technical tour of Kuala Lumpur city

We look forward to welcoming you to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia for this important and inspirational world tourism event attended by SPECIAL INVITEES of UNWTO and Government of Malaysia.

World Tourism Conference - Session 1


Sustainable Growth: sharing the expertise of leaders in advocating sustainability in tourism, environmental protection, rural tourism, community involvement and poverty reduction through tourism



World Tourism Conference - Session 2


Product Development: featuring leaders in resort development, special interest product, quality improvement and regeneration through tourism




World Tourism Conference - Session 3


Marketing: learning from the leaders in destination positioning, e-marketing and the evaluation of marketing efficacy, exploring the successful branding of countries and of commercial companies; and analyzing how to protect the brand when crisis strikes.


World Tourism Conference - Session 4



Partnerships: successful recipes for collaborating with other destinations and working with the industry, plus an exploration of how commercial companies (for example budget airlines) can work productively with local and national Governments




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