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 Kazakhstan Education Fairs October 19/20, 2013 Detailed Event Information For Kazakhstan Education Fairs October 19/20, 2013
Kazakhstan Education Fairs October 19/20, 2013 -- Education/Training Services, Travel and Tourism Industries
Pre-Register for this event
Location/Date: Almaty & Shymkent, Kazakhstan 10/19/2013 - 10/20/2013
Event Summary:
U.S. education fairs for U.S. colleges and universities to recruit Kazakh students on Saturday, October 19, 2013 in Almaty; and Sunday, October 20, 2013 in Shymkent (one-hours flight away). Organized by the U.S. Commercial Service and the Public Affiars Office at the U.S. Consulate General in Almaty, Kazakhstan. $500 registration fee covers a booth at both the Almaty and the Shymkent fairs, and includes marketing and advertising of the fairs; limited local printing of recruitment materials; & facilitation of domestic air travel and discounted lodging arrangements.

Contacts:
Debra Rogers, Chicago
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 312-353-6988
Debra.Rogers@trade.gov
Greg Thompson, North Texas
Senior International Trade Specialist
Phone: 214-712-1932
Greg.Thompson@trade.gov
Tristam Perry, U.S. Consulate General, Almaty

Phone: 7-777-747-8066
PerryTD@state.gov
Robyn Kessler, New Delhi
Principal Commercial Officer
Phone: +91 11 2347 2301
Robyn.Kessler@trade.gov
Aliya Shaikhina, Almaty
Commercial Specialist
Phone: 7-727-250-7612 (ext. 6491)
Aliya.Shaikhina@trade.gov