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June 30, 2008
2008 Americas Competitiveness Forum will Feature Travel and Tourism
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
The 2008 Americas Competitiveness Forum (ACF), co-hosted by the United States Secretary of Commerce, Carlos Gutierrez and Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin will take place on August 17-19, 2008 in Atlanta, Georgia with the aim of promoting prosperity and economic opportunity in the Americas. The ACF is expected to attract more than 1,000 participants from the 34 nations in the Americas including government ministers, business executives, academics, and representatives from non-governmental and international organizations.
This year the ACF will feature four tracks including travel and tourism, trade logistics, market opportunities in renewable energy, and alliances in business and education. Leaders in these fields will discuss innovative methods for enhancing competitiveness and provide information on trade and investment opportunities in the Western Hemisphere.
TRAVEL AND TOURISM IN THE AMERICAS TRACK AT ACF 2008
Sustainable Tourism Development as a Driver of Competitiveness
Improving Market Access for Small and Medium Tourism Enterprises
Plenary Session - Strategies for Tourism Diversification
For additional information, including registration and fees, visit the 2008 Americas Competitiveness Forum event website at CompetitivenessForum.com.
If you plan to attend any of the travel and tourism panels please email Cynthia Warshaw at firstname.lastname@example.org.