Guangzhou to host travel and tourism leaders and executives


GUANGZHOU, China – The China Travel Distribution Summit 2011 will bring together some of the world’s and China’s most influential travel industry leaders and executives to discuss core issues affecting travel.

TravelDaily ( ), China’s leading online publisher and event organizer with emphasis on distribution, marketing, and technology in the travel and tourism industries, announced today it will partner with PhoCusWright to host the 2011 China Travel Distribution Summit in Guangzhou from September 21 to 22, 2011.

“Despite the global travel and tourism industry is still in the slow recovery from recession, the Chinese market becomes the only bright spot: China’s air travel and outbound travel market increased by 15.8% and 20.4% respectively in 2010, measured by the number of travelers,” said Charlie Li, founder and CEO of TravelDaily, “China’s domestic travel also grew by more than 10.6% on a year-to-year basis.”

In two days of keynote speeches and panel discussions, industry leaders will explore how travel organizations can partner to improve market share and collaborate to revitalize the travel and tourism sectors.

“Participants in our summit seek solutions that can help transform, drive efficiency, and improve bottom-line performance for China’s travel industry,” said TravelDaily’s Li. “By working together with PhoCusWright, the world’s leading research authority for the travel industry, we are confident we can create a truly interactive and inspiring event for travel decision-makers.”

Innovation and Inspiration are the main themes of the 2011 China Travel Distribution Summit. TravelDaily conferences are regarded as the most prestigious industry events by Chinese travel professionals and global travel companies interested in investing in China.

The 2011 China Business Travel Distribution Summit will be held at the Guangzhou Crown Plaza Hotel Science City from September 21 to 22, 2011. The registration will start from June 15.


TravelDaily ( ) is China’s leading online publisher and event organizer focusing on distribution, marketing, and technology developments in the travel and tourism industries.

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PhoCusWright ( ) is the travel industry’s research authority on how travelers, suppliers, and intermediaries connect. Independent, rigorous, and unbiased, PhoCusWright fosters smart strategic planning and tactical decision-making.