ITIF-2018 FORUM
24/7 NETWORKING PROGRAM!
Forewarned is forearmed!
The program includes a large conference of three blocks, with a competition of startups and innovative projects, discussing the risks and challenges of the time, obvious and fake trends in the development of the tourism industry.
Networking is everything!
Participants of the conference - practice of tourism and hotel industry, specialists of the regional tourism infrastructure, experts in marketing, branding, online technologies, investors and lobbyists. To help online networking platform INTO-displays the business interests of participants and introduces in one click!
We go, we go to the next village to the disco!
After an eventful day you move in "Partizan village" (located on the territory of the Park "Patriot") on PARTIZAN LUXURY PARTY. In the program: buffet, concert, disco and again networking-all as expected! As a bonus – semi-final of the contest "Miss tourism-2018"!
Discussion of questions from the category "not for superfluous ears" – about what really excites the travel business and what decisions will be strategically correct
The most exciting, dramatic and at the same time incredibly informative part of the forum is the startup competition. This year it will be supplemented by a blitz review of innovations in the global tourism industry, examples of advanced solutions that mark new trends.
Round tables are an opportunity to form the opinion of the community on key topics of the industry development. The program of round tables is being formed, while there is still an opportunity to introduce issues requiring discussion. Offer your ideas!
THE ACCOMODATION OPTIONS
For higher command staff –
LES Art Resort club-hotel
One of the most popular hotels of the Greater Moscow Area. Comfortable rooms that meet European standards. Developed infrastructure and convenient location. All inclusive system. This means that your stay be not only filled and versatile, but also cost-efficient and comfortable.
Business program –
Park «Patriot»
The Central exhibition complex in the Park "Patriot" is a popular platform for exhibitions, congresses, forums, concerts and shows of any size and format.
Terms of participation for startup and innovation projects in the tourism industry.
STAGES OF PARTICIPATION IN THE COMPETITION OF PROJECTS ITIF THE 2018
1
PROJECT REGISTRATION
To submit a project for the competition, the forum participant must complete a questionnaire, prepare a presentation in accordance with the stated requirements and send these materials to the ITIF-2018 organizing Committee. The organizing Committee distributes the received applications between the mentors for consideration. If the project seems interesting to the mentor, he becomes his curator, as the organizing Committee informs the leader of the project. Each mentor accepts from one to three projects. Therefore, the benefits have applications submitted as soon as possible (the official date of receipt of applications 07.06–17.08).
2
EXAMINATION
On August 23, the organizing Committee of ITIF-2018 together with the mentors considers all the received materials from the contest participants. As a result, mentors can replenish the pool of projects that are supervised. In addition, at the stage of examination, candidates whose presentations did not convince the experts are eliminated. And also funders will get useful advice-feedback from mentors on the completion of their presentations.
3
1/2 FINAL
30 projects recognized at the stage of EXPERTISE as the most promising, of interest for the implementation in the field of tourism and hotel service are eligible for semi-finals. On September 6, the semi-final is evaluated by the itif Commission – at least 15 specialists from different spheres of tourism and hospitality industry. Experts review the presentations of applicants and have the opportunity to ask them questions via Skype. The FINAL of the competition is 21 projects.
4
YAY, THE FINALE!
In the FINAL of the ITIF contest, on September 19, the funders will present their works in person at the ITIF conference. Presentations are held in the format of 4-minute pitch sessions. As a result of expert discussions and voting of the audience, three winners will be selected in the categories: "Online services and applications for the travel industry"; "Infrastructure in tourism and hospitality"; "Innovative solutions for the travel industry".
In 2018 ITIF forum was held in Moscow. The forum gathered 350 participants from 9 countries and 25 regions of Russia. Three full days of networking, experience exchange and discussion for most of the guests if it is a revelation. See for yourself. Read the reviews!
OUR HISTORY
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE FORUM
How to get startups into shape? The mentors know the answer!
For the first time in the ITIF history the startups will be able to interact with mentors during the preparation for the main qualifying stages. This will help them to improve the quality of the presentations and pitches, and will tune up content of the projects!
INTO- the networking social media platform
In order for the ITIF-2018 participants could easily make friends and appoint the meetings, the organizing Committee has developed the INTO - an exclusive networking technical database. This is a social media platform of business contacts. Using it, you can communicate with the participants of the current event, and with the guests of other events in the field of hospitality.
Party in the LUXURY PARTIZAN VILLAGE
On September 19, after a busy business day, the ITIF participants will be able to relax and communicate informally during the Partisan party. The event will especially appeal to those who love gatherings around the campfire with a guitar. But at the end of the program you will still have to dance.
To the strategy
The night session of strategic planning will become an alternative to the Partisan party on September 19. Those who are more interested in discussing the future of the tourism industry in a quiet atmosphere, will be able to find a decent company in one of the halls of the LesArt hotel.
Get up! Zarnitsa (obstacle course game)!
We will cheerfully begin the morning of September 20 with the Zarnitsa obstacle course game. The Participants will have to cover the heroes' course, and the winners will get a well-deserved RTWR medals - "Ready to work and relax".
Foresight at the round tables
On September 20 we will focus on the expert discussions of the most pressing issues. Round tables will be organized in two streams. The first will deal with issues of concern of the tourism industry. The second one will consider successful regional cases on the development of the tourism industry. It is noteworthy that both streams will open the foresight sessions. Their participants will analyze the current challenges of the travel industry from the perspective its future needs.
ITIF forum - the center of attraction of thoughts and money in the tourism industry
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Business program ticket without accommodation
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All ITIF program with accommodation 2 nights/3 days
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The International Tourist Investment Forum ITIF-2018 will be held on September 19-20, 2018 in The PATRIOT EXPO Congress and Exhibition Center
Moscow region, Odintsovo district, 55th km of the Minsk highway (Park)
Business program ticket without accommodation
BUSINESS
September 19, 2018
- Conference of the tourism industry leaders (three pitch sessions, star speakers' presentations);
- Solemn signing of the agreements of the ITIF-2018 participants;
- Coffee break, lunch;
- Networking;
- Shuttle bus from/to Golitsyno station

September 20, 2018
- Tour to the Patriot park;
- Round table discussions on the most relevant issues of the hospitality industry;
- Lunch;
- Networking;
- Shuttle bus from/to Golitsyno station

Extra
- The working materials package
- Access to the photo archive of the event

All ITIF program with accommodation 2 nights/3 days
MAXIMUM
September 18, 2018
- transfer from Moscow to a selected hotel
- Night Strategy Session in the LES Art hotel (for the participants staying at the Golitsyn Club a roundtrip transfer from their hotel the LES Art hotel will be arranged)

September 19, 2018
- Roundtrip transfer from the hotel to the Patriot Park hotel
- Conference of leaders of tourism industry (three pitch sessions, the star speakers' presentations);
- Solemn signing of the agreements of the ITIF-2018 participants;
- Coffee break, lunch;
- Networking;
- Party at the Partisan village

September 20, 2018
- Zarnitsa, a warming-up challenge
- Transfer from the hotel to the Patriot Park and back to Moscow
- Tour to the Patriot Park;
- Round table discussions on the most relevant issues of the hospitality industry
- Lunch;
- Networking;

Extra
- The working materials package
- Access to the photo archive of the event
Participation in the competition + 1 day of the business program September 19
STARTUP
Participation in the competition of innovative projects IT IF-2018

19 September 2018
- Conference of leaders of the tourism industry (three pitch sessions, speeches of speakers-stars);
- Solemn signing of the agreements of the itif-2018 forum participants;
- Coffee break, lunch;
- Networking;
- Shuttle bus to / from Golitsyno station»

20 September 2018
- Tour of the Park "Patriot»;
- Round tables on current topics of the hospitality industry;
- Lunch;
- Networking;
- Shuttle bus to / from Golitsyno station»

Extra
- Package of working materials of the participant
- Access to the photo archive of the event
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