This year, 30 senior speakers will take place in Balkan Summit.
After the Istanbul summit, Turkey's largest travel event Uzakrota, which was held on December 12, 2019 with 4500 people in 5 halls, the events of 2020 are scheduled. Uzakrota events in Athens and London after the summit in Belgrade in October 2017. The speakers and the program of the event, which will take place in Belgrade after 2.5 years.
"Present and Future of Online Platforms", "The Power of Emerging Markets and Online Platforms", "Traveling Groups of the Future and Marketing Strategies" at the event that will take place on March 10 at Mona Plaza, one of the newest and most pleasant hotels of Belgrade, with the participation of 600 people. “Effect of Payment Platforms on the End User” and “From past to today; The organization, which will cover many issues such as “Customer Preferences”, will be held with the support of the Tourist Organization of Belgrade.
Miodrad Popovic, Director of the Belgrade Tourism Office, said, “Uzakrota, this year will be the most important tourism event in our city. We aim to establish new collaborations by knowing more about the constantly changing markets and tools in our industry.”
CEO of Uzakrota Travel Summit, Gokhan Erdogan also said that "The Balkans and Belgrade have been on our radar for a very long time and we had our first overseas event in Belgrade again in 2017. Since then, we have been working very closely with Serbian authorities and we have been hosting the upper levels in the region at our Istanbul event to improve tourism in the Balkans. Being in Belgrade again makes us very happy.”
This year, 30 senior speakers will take place in Balkan Summit. Turkey's Tourism and Health Former Minister Bulent Akarcal the event, Turkey's Ambassador to Serbia Tanju Bilgic Tourist Organization of Belgrade Director Miodrag Popovic, the Serbian Executive Vice President Jiri Marek, Meetings.co CEO Bas Lemmens, stglob CEO Mary Papathanasiou, Cleartrip Senior Business Development Manager Amit Taneja, Wego Senior Manager Katerina Wolters, Escalabeds European Sales Manager Sofia Matas, wbe.travel CEO George Dumitru, Travelabs Founder Valentin Dombrovsky, Escalabeds European Sales Manager Sofia Matas, Balkan Vibe Founder Edin Saracevic, Wirecard Turkey Senior Business Development Manager Candas Ilkan, Travelzone CEO Bars Ozturk, SkyHub Turkey Product Manager Orhan Durmus, PCS Tour CEO Cemal Benli, DMC Balkans Founder Filip Stefanoski, Rent'n Connect CEO Ozgur Gen, Princess Cruise and AmaWaterways Regional Director Tolgar Biyikli, 12Go.Asia Europe and Pacific Director, Elena Kozmenko, Road.Travel Founder Nikita Dedik, Ferryhopper CEO Christos Spatharakis and Progo CEO Kerem Coban will speak at the Mona Plaza Belgrade Hotel.
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