Programs of MITF 2019 includes
Travel Exchange (Table Top Meeting)
Table Top is a closed business meeting between buyers and sellers. The sellers are local travel agents, hotels, tourist destinations, and exhibition centers, while the buyers are domestic and overseas inbound tour operators who buy East Java tour packages and bring in tourists to visit East Java. There is a slight difference in the outcomes of Table Top Meeting of tourism sector and trade industrial sector. In trade industrial sector, buyers are importers of Indonesian products whose transaction results can be seen directly on the order contract at the time of the meeting. While in tourism sector, buyers are tour operators that bring in tourists to Indonesia, which results can be seen in three forms:
a. Increasing of awareness and recognition of East Java tourism products and potentials.
b. Establishment of business partnership between East Java tour operators with tour operators from other provinces and overseas.
c. Direct selling of tour packages between buyers and sellers.
Fam Trip is specially designed for buyers and exhibitors to explore and visit some Tourism Village in
MITF is held by the Government of East Java c.q. East Java Government Culture and Tourism Service in cooperation with PT. Debindo Mitra Tama and PT. Sagem Panca Pratama and supported by Association of the Indonesian Tour Agencies East Java Chapter, GIPI, PT. Garuda Indonesia, Indonesia Hotel & Restaurant Association – East Java Chapter, Casa Grande, East Java Tourism Promotion Board and East Java Tourism Professional Association.