14 June 2019

Special Invitation: Tourism 4.0: Destination Telangana at Hotel Taj Krishna Hyderabad

Special Invitation: Tourism 4.0: Destination Telangana at Hotel Taj Krishna Hyderabad

Greetings from CII Telangana !!

I am happy to share that CII Telangana is organizing a Conference on Telangana Tourism -TOURISM 4.0: DESTINATION TELANGANA with the theme  “Linking Heritage, Tradition and Technology for a Sustainable Tourism” on 14 June 2019 at Hotel Taj KrishnaHyderabad.

As you are aware, Telangana, the youngest State in India is a treasure trove of tourist destinations. The State is      famous for rich hospitality, specialized cuisine and is a land entwined with great history, culture and many unexplored natural destinations. Tourism sector in Telangana presents an immense potential in terms of revenue and employment generation.

In the recent years, with the advent of technology & more disposable income among the  youngsters the domestic travel sector is witnessing a magnificent growth.

The major objectives of this conference are:

To focus on promoting Telangana as a world – class tourism destination.

  • To come out with a Tourism policy for the state of Telangana.
  • To create platform developing new business models in tourism sector.
  • To promote Hyderabad as MICE Tourism capital.

Key Sessions of the conference are:

  • Business Opportunities in Tourism  sector in Telangana and Need for state specific Tourism Policy
  • Exploring weekend gateways to develop rural tourism and business models
  • Strengthening the Telangana handicrafts and Textiles to cater to Global Markets


  • Mr V Srinivas Goud, Hon’ble Minister for Prohibition & Excise, Sports & Youth Services, Tourism & Culture and Archaeology, Government of Telangana
  • Mr B Venkatesham, IAS, Principal Secretary,Youth Advancement, Tourism & Culture, Government of Telangana
  • Ms Shailaja Ramaiyer, IAS, Director, Telangana State Handicrafts Development Corporation
  • Mr D Raju, Chairman CII Telangana & Managing Director & CEO, Kirby Building Systems & Structures Pvt Ltd
  • Ms Vanitha Datla, Past Chairperson CII Telangana & Vice Chairperson & CFO – Elico Limited
  • Mr Gaurav Goel, Senior President & Country Head, Commercial Business Banking, YES Bank Limited
  • Mr GBK Rao, MD ,Pragathi Resorts
  • Dr K Hari Prasad, President – Hospitals Division, Apollo Hospitals
  • Mr N Vijay Kumar, Director, Lead Winner
  • Ms Taskeen, Founder, The Urban Fight
  • Ms Rajita Singh, Head – HR, Broadridge Financial Solutions Limited.
  • Mr Diyanat Ali, Founder – Greater Hyderabad Adventure Club
  • Ms Jai Bharathi, Traveller &  Adventure Motorcyclist, Founder – MOWO Social Initiatives
  • Mr Murali, President, Hyderabad Runners
  • Ms Mayura Balasubramaniam, Founder - Craftizen
  • Mr Ajay Kundalia, Founder, Yellow Verandah

The conference is expected to have participants from Department of Tourism, bloggers,  Ambassadors and Diplomats, Various Tourism Boards; Travel writers; Indian Travel & Tour operators, Representatives from the Tourism & Hospitality Industry, Airlines industry, Representatives from Rural tourism, Culture & Heritage tourism, and Adventure tourism amongst many other Stake Holders.

In this context, I take pleasure in inviting you to attend this Conference as a Special Invitee and also nominate your colleagues to attend on 14 June 2019 at Hotel Taj Krishna, Hyderabad.  Please use the Reply form to confirm your participation.

We look forward to your kind confirmation & nominations.

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