Building Economic Sustainability through Tourism Project

Jordan to host ATTA conference on adventure tourism in May

20 Dec 2017

The Jordan Tourism Board on Monday organised a workshop in preparation for the AdventureNEXT Near East (ANNE) conference by the Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA) in Jordan to be held in May 2018.

The workshop titled “Adventure Connect” aimed to enhance cooperation among stakeholders in adventure tourism sector, and raise awareness about the importance of hosting the event.

The conference will see the participation of dozens of tourism professionals from North Africa, the Middle East, the Mediterranean and southern Europe to look into ATTA’s multi-year plan and its vision on the region, in cooperation with USAID’s Jordan Local Enterprise Support Project (LENS), and the JTB.

ATTA CEO Shannon Stowell said that “the success of the conference depends on the participants’ positive presence and their eagerness to work with new partners”. 

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