8.3.08 Focus on Travel News (FTNnews)

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Travel Trade’s Largest and Longest Running Show has Added a New Feature, the “.travel Pavilion”

Travel Trade Magazine, with over 79 years of continuous publication, will be hosting the 25th Annual Leisure Travel Conference November 15th through the 18th in Miami at the Hyatt Regency.

leisure-travel-conf25.jpgAs this is a historical year for the Leisure Travel Conference, Travel Trade wanted to add a new feature, the “.travel Pavilion.” This pavilion will be held in the convention center, available for all .travel members exclusively. It will be the highlight of the event, which draws 180 exhibitors ranging from international and domestic tourism bureaus, tour and cruise operators, resorts and hotels, travel associations and other travel industry entities. With over 1,000 total travel agents attending from the U.S. and Canada, this is a must attend event.

In order to accommodate participation of all attendees in the seminars and networking opportunities, this year the exhibitor trade show will take place on one day only, Monday November 17th, will various other trade specific seminars and sessions over the remaining three days. This year Travel Trade is delighted to invite the President and CEO of .travel, Edward A. Cespedes, to address the attendees in a panel discussion regarding technology and travel industry resources on the Internet.

With the added support of .travel and industry experts such as Cespedes, Travel Trade expects the largest show yet. To take part in this year’s event in Sunny Miami, please register here. If you have additional questions about the “.travel pavilion” or the Leisure Conference, please contact, Scott Yuhanick call directly at (212) 730-6600 ext.137.

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