Saturday, October 16, 2021 Georgia World Congress Center
Join like-minded travel professionals in your area for a valuable networking and educational event experience on day one of the Atlanta Travel & Adventure Show! This is your opportunity to interact with leading global destinations and suppliers through a dynamic itinerary of special interest sessions and show floor activities created to maximize your time at the event.
The FAM TAS Program Includes:
Access to Educational Sessions led by leading experts and top destination representatives
Exciting Passport Program with chance to win FAM Trip Giveaways and prizes
Access to the Exhibition Saturday and Sunday to meet with suppliers, attend sessions, see cultural performances and more!
(Please Note, Program details are subject to change. Please check back for updates)
Welcome Breakfast & Presentation with Aruba Tourism Authority, Aruba, Your Happy Place
Aruba has the most sunny days in the Caribbean, award-winning pristine beaches and warm, crystal-clear waters. Find Your Happy Place on the stunning, sunny beaches of Aruba. Join us to learn more!
Presenter: Kim Riddle,Business Development Manager, US, Aruba Tourism Authority
Presented by: Aruba Tourism Authority
9:30 am – 10:30 am
Visit Show Floor
10:30 am – 11:15 am
Travel Industry Trends & Insights: Africa
Hear the latest developments of travel in Africa, the latest COVID protocols and delve into destinations that should be on your radar!
Moderator: Naledi Khabo,CEO, Africa Tourism Association (ATA)
11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Visit Show Floor
12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Lunch & Presentation with Alaska Land & Sea Adventures: Visit Anchorage Alaska, Fantastic in Every Season
Local experts from Anchorage, Alaska share tips on what makes Anchorage a great year-round travel destination! Learn about Aurora viewing, winter adventure tours, and new summer adventure as well! Make this year… ALASKA!
Presenter: Tia Froehle,Tourism Sales Manager, Visit Anchorage
As a lifelong Alaskan, Tia Froehle knows her home like the back of her hand. Her love for the outdoors and adventure has allowed her to explore this amazing state of Alaska and wants you to experience it too! From fishing for the next big one, exploring our many hiking trails in the Chugach Mountains, playing golfing under the midnight sun, enjoying a cold local craft beer to downhill skiing and fat tire biking in the winter, Tia can help make your dream Alaska adventure a reality!
Presented by: Visit Anchorage Alaska
1:15 pm – 3:15 pm
Visit Show Floor
3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Afternoon Refreshments & Presentation with Israel Ministry of Tourism
Israel – Vacation Beyond Belief
Israel, one of the most historically and topographically unique destinations in the world. With its burgeoning culinary scene, world-class wineries and vibrant nightlife, Israel can satisfy even the most sophisticated traveler. In Israel, travelers can explore universe of attractions and activities from delving into faith, heritage and history to diving into the submerged city of Caesarea or hiking almost the entire country on the Israel trail. There is an Israel for every traveler. Join us to learn more!
• Why Israel? Why now?
• Explore the Land and Seas
• Latest updates
Yael Golan,Consul, Director, Southern Region USA
Enjoy access to an exciting passport program featuring a select group of leading destinations and suppliers who are eager to connect with you on the show floor!
Stop by all passport stations to get your FAM-TAS Program Passport stamped for your chance to win Giveaways and Prizes.
Visit Anchorage $200 Gift card for a shipment of King Crab.
Israel Ministry of Tourism Beautiful Wine Opener Set, plus a few original spices.
Florida Keys and Key West Plush Beach Towel.
St. Kitts Gift basket with 2 bottles of Brinley Shipwreck Rum from St. Kitts and 2 engraved drink glasses.
The Islands of the Bahamas Bahamas branded gift bag.
Black Panther Safaris Gift box with Black Panther merchandise and one voucher for a Hot Air Balloon Ride (value $600) with confirmed travel (voucher must be used by Dec 2023).*
Black Panther Safaris Terms & Conditions. No exchanges or returns for cash value. Contents of Gifts subject to availability. (value $100) and Voucher: Valid for One FREE Hot Air Balloon to be used on a booked Black Panther Safari and before Dec 1, 2023. Terms & Conditions* No exchanges or returns for cash value. Only valid on safaris booked with Black Panther Safaris. All travel must be completed by December 1, 2023 (value $600).