Everything ready for the start of the Tianguis Turístico Digital
The Secretary of Tourism of Mexico will lead the inauguration ceremony that will include a message from the President addressed to the entire tourism community
The Secretary of Tourism of the Federal Government, Miguel Torruco Marqués, announced that everything is ready for the realization of the First Tianguis Turístico Digital which, with the presence of the 32 entities of the Republic and more than three thousand registered participants, will take place held this Wednesday, September 23 and Thursday, September 24.
He specified that in this event there will be 217 exhibitors with 684 professionals from the tourism industry, who will be meeting during these two days with 1,964 buyers from 45 countries, including Mexico, interested in knowing the vast and diverse tourist offer of our country.
In total, 1,185 companies registered and the meeting will begin with 20,838 registered business appointments.
The head of Sectur reiterated that this First Digital Tourism Tianguis is the result of an innovation strategy, which aims to contribute to the reactivation of the country's tourism industry, one of the activities most affected by the economic crisis generated by the appearance of the Covid-19 pandemic.
He also recalled that it will be held as a preamble to the 45th edition of the face-to-face Tourist Tianguis, which will be held in March 2021 in Mérida. The inauguration of the event will be chaired by the federal Secretary of Tourism himself, and will include a message from the President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, addressed to the entire tourist community of the country and to all those who, beyond our borders, will participate in this business meeting.
The inauguration can be seen tomorrow, September 23, starting at 9:00 a.m., at facebook.com/SECTUR.MX and at www.tianguisturistico.com/digital.
This digital edition of the Tianguis Turístico will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 5:45 p.m., both days, through the platform www.tianguisturistico.com/digital, which will have an "Exhibition Area", where the Registered visitors will be able to access the entire offer of products and services in an interactive way with group chats, one on one and video calls; an "Auditorium", where thirteen conferences and seminars will be held with the most relevant topics of the tourism industry in this world reorganization; and a "Buyer's Circle", a work forum (networking) where all the accredited may participate.
In addition, the TTD platform will feature more than 273 documents and 260 videos provided by exhibitors, available to all registered buyers.