In conjunction with the World Tourism Day 2019 National Celebraion and sed on the theme ‘Tourism and Jobs : A Better Future for All’, Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (MOTAC) Malaysia in collaboration with PATA Malaysia Chapter (PMC) held a Tourism Symposium on 27 September 2019 at EQ, Kuala Lumpur.
The event was officially launched by YB Tuan Muhammad Bakhtiar bin Wan Chik, -Deputy Minister of Tourism, Arts And Culture Malaysia.
The target audience comprised tourism stakeholders from educational institutions, tourism industry players and officials from the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (MOTAC) Malaysia, Tourism Malaysia and PATA Malaysia Chapter.
The Symposium included a Panel forum and prominent speakers from the tourism and hospitality sector – airline, hotel, travel industry as well as from the academics/educational establishment, were invited to share their insights, views and recommendations on the subject topic from the perspective of their related fields.
The Symposium was a great success and attracted close to 200 students including lecturers from recognised universities/colleges and around 30 tourism industry partners.