Travel and Tourism

Travel and Tourism: Attracting More International Visitors to the USA

The Commercial Service helps U.S. tourism companies including promotion bureaus, CVBs, hotels, tour operators, and more to capture international business. We support you through the activities of our Travel & Tourism (T&T) Team comprised of tourism specialists throughout the U.S.

Team members can help you understand global markets, develop international marketing plans, meet buyers at international trade shows, and much more.

Learn more about what we can do for you:

Highlights and Upcoming Events:

Travel & Tourism Show | Chile | August 10-11, 2015

Join the U.S. Commercial Service and BrandUSA to explore opportunities to promote U.S. tourism in Chile – the only Visa Waiver country in Latin America. Be a part of this Business Development Program. Each participating company will receive:

  • One-on-one meetings with tour operators
  • Round table presentations for travel agents
  • Participation in all related events
  • A conference call with trade experts stationed in Chile and, optionally, Argentina and Uruguay, to review your specific goals and objectives.
  • U.S. Embassy rates with local hotel (must book through U.S. Commercial Service, e-mail us for details)

Dates: August 10-11, 2015
Cost:
$1.000.00 per company
Learn more
about the event by clicking here.
Register for the event
: isabel.valenzuela@trade.gov


Detailed Event Information For G2E Asia (Global Gaming Expo Asia) Detailed Event Information For G2E Asia (Global Gaming Expo Asia)
G2E Asia (Global Gaming Expo Asia) -- Electronic Components, Travel and Tourism Industries
Location/Date: Macau, Macau 05/22/2013 - 05/23/2013
Event Summary:
The sixth annual Global Gaming Expo Asia (G2E Asia) is the premier Asian gaming event and the largest regional platform for global suppliers to showcase their products and to meet buyers. G2E welcomed more than 6,100 gaming industry professionals from across the globe, surpassing attendance at last year's event by nearly 8 percent. G2E event attendees represented 67 different countries and regions, including mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Vietnam, Cambodia, Japan, the Philippines, Australia, the United States, Singapore, South Korea and Malaysia. In past years, G2E Asia showcased the latest cutting-edge gaming technologies and business solutions, featuring over 130 exhibitors from 24 countries. The exhibition also welcomed international buying groups and VIP buyers from new markets like the Philippines, Singapore, Vietnam, Cambodia and Malaysia. Also the conference programs at G2E Asia 2012 welcomed over 600 attendees. Held in Macau, the heart of Asian gaming and one of the fastest growing gaming markets in the world – it's the most important business opportunity for suppliers wanting to tap this market. So Don't Be Left Behind!

Contacts:
Helen Simpson-Davis, Trade Event Programs
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-1882
Helen.Simpson-Davis@trade.gov
Swee-keng Cheong, Hong Kong
Commercial Specialist
Phone: 852) 2521-5233
Sweekeng.Cheong@trade.gov
Michael Johnson, Reed Exhibitions

Phone: 203-840-5860
mJohnson@reedexpo.com
Eric Crowley, Shanghai
Commercial Officer
Phone: +(86-21) 6279-7689
Eric.Crowley@trade.gov