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ATF Programme

ATF Programme

Programme Schedule

ATF 2017 - DAY0 (Sunday 15 January 2017)

0800 - 2200
TRAVEX Build Up  (Official Contractor)
Marina Bay Sands, Halls A, B & C

ATF 2017 - DAY1 (Monday 16 January 2017)

0800 - 2200
TRAVEX Booth Set-Up  (Official Contractor & Special Design Contractors only)
Marina Bay Sands, Halls A, B & C
0830 - 1800
45th Meeting of ASEAN National Tourism Organisation (NTOs)
Pan Pacific Singapore, Pacific Ballrooms 2 & 3 (Level 1)
0900 - 1200
ASEAN Hotel and Restaurant Association (AHRA) Board Meeting and Annual General Meeting
Peninsula.Excelsior Hotel
0900 - 1200
ASEANTA Airlines Members Meeting
Peninsula.Excelsior Hotel
0900 - 1700
Federation of ASEAN Travel Association (FATA) Board Meeting and Annual General Meeting
Peninsula.Excelsior Hotel

ATF 2017 - DAY2 (Tuesday 17 January 2017)

0800 - 2200 TRAVEX Booth Set-Up  (Official Contractor & Special Design Contractors only)
Marina Bay Sands, Halls A, B & C
0830 - 1230 45th Meeting of ASEAN NTOs
Pan Pacific Singapore, Pacific Ballrooms 2 & 3 (Level 1)
1000 - 1210
ASEANTA Members Familiarization - Google Singapore
Singapore Google Office
1400 - 1700 ASEAN Tourism Conference (All ATF Official Meeting and TRAVEX Delegates - pre-registration required)
Marina Bay Sands, Cassia, Level 3
1400 - 1500 17th ASEAN - India Tourism Working Group
Pan Pacific Singapore, Pacific Ballrooms 2 & 3 (Level 1)
1530 - 1630 7th ASEAN-Russian Federation Tourism Consultation
Pan Pacific Singapore, Pacific Ballrooms 2 & 3 (Level 1)

  ATF 2017 - DAY3, TRAVEX 2017 - DAY1 (Wednesday 18 January 2017)

0800 - 2100 TRAVEX Booth Set-Up
Marina Bay Sands, Halls A, B & C
0900 - 1200 Familiarization - Google Singapore (For Buyers only - pre-registration required)
Singapore Google Office
0830 - 1230
30th Meeting of the ASEAN, China, Japan and KOREA (ROK) NTOs
Pan Pacific Singapore, Pacific Ballrooms 2 & 3 (Level 1)
0900 – 2100 ASEAN Tourism Research Association (ATRA) Conference + Post Conference Cocktail
James Cook University
0900 - 1700 ASEAN Tourism Association (ASEANTA) Board Meeting and Annual General Meeting
Peninsula.Excelsior Hotel
0900 - 1800 TRAVEX Registration
Marina Bay Sands, Halls A, B & C
1300 - 1330 TRAVEX Briefing - Buyers
Marina Bay Sands, Begonia 3001A - 3104, Level 3
1330 - 1400 TRAVEX Briefing - Sellers
Marina Bay Sands, Begonia 3001A - 3104, Level 3
1400 - 1445 NTO Media Briefing 1 by Singapore
Marina Bay Sands, Begonia, Level 3
1400 - 1500 Buyers Meet Sellers Onsite Appointment Session
Marina Bay Sands, Begonia 3001A - 3104, Level 3
1500 - 1545 NTO Media Briefing 2 by Thailand
Marina Bay Sands, Begonia, Level 3
1530 - 1630 Sellers Meet Buyers Onsite Appointment Session
Marina Bay Sands, Begonia 3001A - 3104, Level 3
1715 - 2130 ATF 2017 Opening Gala - Launch of Visit ASEAN@50: Golden Celebration (strictly by invitation only - pre-registration required)
Shangri-La Hotel, Island Ballroom

ATF 2017 - DAY4, TRAVEX 2017 - Day 2 (Thursday 19 January 2017)

0830 - 1030 20th Meeting of ASEAN Tourism Ministers
Pan Pacific Singapore, Pacific Ballrooms 2 & 3 (Level 1)
0830 - 0900 TRAVEX Opening
Marina Bay Sands, Halls A, B & C
0900 - 1200 TRAVEX Appointment Session 1
Marina Bay Sands, Halls A, B & C
0930 - 1015 NTO Media Briefing by Malaysia
Marina Bay Sands, Begonia, Level 3
1030 - 1115 NTO Media Briefing by Brunei
Marina Bay Sands, Begonia, Level 3
1100 - 1300 20th Meeting of ASEAN Tourism Ministers and International Organisations/Associations
Pan Pacific Singapore, Pacific Ballrooms 2 & 3 (Level 1)
1130 - 1215 NTO Media Briefing by Myanmar
Marina Bay Sands, Begonia, Level 3
1200 - 1430
NTO Delegates Lunch (For ATF Official Meeting Delegates only)
Pan Pacific Singapore, Edge Restaurant
1300 - 1500 Cruise Lunch Dialogue for Ministers and Heads of NTOs hosted by Minister
Pan Pacific Singapore, Ballroom 1 (Level 1)
1300 - 1500 Lunch for Meeting Delegates (For ATF Official Meeting Delegates only)
Pan Pacific Singapore, Edge Restaurant
1400 - 1445 NTO Media Briefing by Indonesia
Marina Bay Sands, Begonia, Level 3
1400 - 1800 TRAVEX Appointment Session 2
Marina Bay Sands, Halls A, B & C
1500 - 1600 20th Meeting of ASEAN Tourism Ministers and International Organisations/Associations
Pan Pacific Singapore, Pacific Ballrooms 2 & 3 (Level 1)
1500 - 1545 NTO Media Briefing by Vietnam
Marina Bay Sands, Begonia, Level 3
1600 - 1645 NTO Media Briefing by Philippines
Marina Bay Sands, Begonia, Level 3
1830 - 2000 Thailand Night (By Invitation Only)
The Clifford Pier
2130 - 0000 Philippines Night - Hosted by the Philippine Department of Tourism and the Tourism Promotion Board Philippines in partnership with Shangri-La Hotel and TTG (All ATF Official Meeting and TRAVEX Delegates)
Shangri-La Hotel, Island Ballroom

ATF 2017 - DAY5, TRAVEX 2017 - Day 3 (Friday 20 January 2017)

0900 - 1100 16th Meeting of ASEAN, China, Japan, and Korea (ROK) Tourism Ministers
Pan Pacific Singapore, Pacific Ballrooms 2 & 3 (Level 1)
0900 - 1200 TRAVEX Appointment Session 3
Marina Bay Sands, Halls A, B & C
0930 - 1015 NTO Media Briefing by Laos
Marina Bay Sands, Begonia, Level 3
1030 - 1115 NTO Media Briefing by Cambodia
Marina Bay Sands, Begonia, Level 3
1130 - 1230 6th Meeting of ASEAN-India Tourism Ministers
Pan Pacific Singapore, Pacific Ballrooms 2 & 3 (Level 1)
1215 -1345 Hosted Lunch by Ministry of Land Infrastructure Transport and Tourism of Japan (MLIT) (For Invited Buyers only - pre-registration required)
Marina Bay Sands, Begonia 3001A - 3103 , Level 3
1400 - 1800 TRAVEX Appointment Session 4
Marina Bay Sands, Halls A, B & C
1630 - 1700 ASEAN Tourism Ministers Press Conference for ASEAN and Dialogue Partners Ministers (For ATF Official Meeting Delegates and Invited Media only)
Pan Pacific Singapore, Ocean Ballroom 2 - 4 (Level 2)
1700 - 1725 Tea for Ministers (Hosted by CNN)
Pan Pacific Singapore, Ocean Ballroom 5
1730 - 1830 ASEAN Tourism Awards & Closing Ceremony (For ATF Official Meeting Delegates and Invited Media only)
Pan Pacific Singapore, Pacific Ballroom
1900 - 2230 Closing Celebrations (By Invitation Only)
Gardens By The Bay, Flower Field Hall
 
*Updated as of 11 January 2017

TRAVEX 2017

ATF also provides a platform for the selling and buying of regional and individual tourism products of ASEAN member countries, through the 3-day TRAVEX event.

The unique and specialized TRAVEX makes it easy and convenient for suppliers of ASEAN tourism products and services and international buyers to conduct business and meet quality participants.

Both parties can maximize their participation through flexible one-to-one pre-scheduled meetings to explore, negotiate and ink deals with one another.

TECH HUB @ TRAVEX 2017

Tech Hub @TRAVEX 2017 is a dedicated showcase on the latest innovations in hospitality products and services. Serving as a bridge between suppliers and delegates, Tech Hub @TRAVEX 2017 provides visitors with valuable opportunities to explore collaborations and learn more about the technology solutions currently available.

ASEAN Tourism Conference (ATC)

Held alongside TRAVEX @ ATF 2017, the ATC will offer attendees invaluable insights into changing travel patterns and their impact on businesses.

A specially curated programme, the ATC is a not-to-be-missed conference for all delegates.

This conference is open to all delegates of ATF 2017. Further information will be released once details are confirmed.

OFFICIAL MEETINGS

ASEAN National Tourism Organisations (NTOs) Meetings

Officials of ASEAN NTOs, led by their respective Executive Heads, and representatives from China, Japan, Korea, India and Russia will hold their meetings from 16 to 20 January 2017.

ASEAN Tourism Ministers’ Meeting

The ASEAN Ministers of Tourism are scheduled to hold formal meetings on 19 and 20 January 2017. The attendance of the ASEAN ministers, as well as their counterparts from China, Japan, Korea and India is an affirmation of each country’s commitment to continued regional cooperation in the tourism sphere.

*Official meetings are subject to changes.

ASEAN Travel Trade Association Meetings

The three ASEAN travel trade associations namely the ASEAN Tourism Association (ASEANTA), Federation of ASEAN Travel Association (FATA), and the ASEAN Hotel and Restaurant Association (AHRA) will hold separate meetings on 16 January 2017.