News & Events

The Future of Tourism Development in Konya

SMIIC Secretary General Mr. İhsan ÖVÜT and accompanying delegation attended the workshop on “The Future of Tourism Development in Konya” which was jointly organized by the SESRIC, ICDT and Konya Metropolitan Municipality in Konya, Republic of Turkey on 15-16 November 2016.

Mr. ÖVÜT delivered a speech in the opening ceremony of the workshop underlining the importance of guidelines/standards in assisting proper implementation of tourism policies/projects especially for capacity building and sustainable planning and development of tourism in Konya.

With respect to the rich cultural and touristic resources of Konya, this event would be a good opportunity for the participants from different national and international organisations to discuss and debate on different aspects and dimensions concerning the tourism development and its future ahead in this city.