The 2 nd Arab International E-Tourism & E-marketing Conference (IOETI)

Venue: El Gouna - Red Sea – EGYPT

Location: El Gouna - Red Sea – EGYPT, El Gouna - Red Sea – EGYPT, Egypt

Event Date/Time: Dec 14, 2009 End Date/Time: Dec 18, 2009
Registration Date: Nov 30, 2009
Early Registration Date: Oct 30, 2009
Abstract Submission Date: Oct 30, 2009
Paper Submission Date: Oct 30, 2009
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I am pleased to announce and invite you to The 2nd Arab International E-Tourism & E-Marketing conference in the Sunny City of the Red Sea, Egypt, from the 14th to the 18th of December, 2009.

Over 200 delegates from different walks of the world participated in last year’s inaugural conference. Based on that success and the positive and encouraging feedback from the participants, the 2009 conference will be more promising and interesting.

Organized by the International Organization of the E-Tourism Industry (IOETI), the conference is under the patronage of the Arab Tourism Organization/League of Arab States, in collaboration with The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and the Journal of Information Technology and Tourism (JITT), and sponsored by the Egyptian Ministry of Communications.

The objectives of the conference are to create awareness, educate, and update the travel and tourism industry with sound online strategies to improve sales and profits with minimum costs and efforts. The 2nd Arab International E-Tourism & E-Marketing Conference will cover important tourism topics such as online marketing, search marketing, social media, and online brand reputation. You will also have the chance to explore:

Website optimization.
Maximizing your website visibility.
Increasing your website traffic and converting lookers into bookers.
Building your online reputation through online public relations.
Online branding
Analyzing sources of online business and maximizing each channel.
Case studies of successful online tourism marketing locally and globally;
Networking with industry professionals and technology experts in an interactive and engaging environment.
IOETI invites travel businesses, concerned individuals, corporations and governmental authorities to attend The 2nd Arab International e Tourism & e Marketing Conference and discover new e Tourism technology. All participants will receive a certificate of attendance, endorsed by JITT and the Arab Tourism Organization.

We are looking forward to welcome you in the peaceful and charming city of the Red Sea, Egypt.


Additional Information

Full package: Registration is open to all specialists and interested people from all disciplines and scientific backgrounds. The 1350 USD registration fee includes attending all sessions, workshops, social events, coffee breaks, visiting the exhibition and tourism stands, a certificate of attendance and the Conference Proceedings. Early Bird Registration is (1350 USD) for registration before 30. 10.2009 Conference registration will be confirmed after the completed form and the correct payment is received and processed by the Conference Registration Office. Upon receiving your registration form, the Conference Registration Desk will provide you with full details of travel and accommodation facilities. In addition, other participation facilities are provided by the organizers, such as: Entry Visa Facilities Airport meets and assists Car rental Special booth design & construction One-to-One meeting arrangements. Multiple registrations from the same company: First additional attendee. 10% Discount (off applicable rate) Second or more additional attendees 15% Discount (off applicable rate) Registration fee before 30.10.2009 will Be $1350 USD 01.11.2009 (full amount). Cancellation Policy: All cancellations must be in writing. Cancellations received before 01/11/09 is refundable cancellation fee of $100 for payment by check and $175 for credit card payments. Cancellations after 01/11/09 are non-refundable. Recommended Attire: Business casual for all E-Tourism sessions and receptions. Conference Forms: All Registration and hotel reservation forms are on the website in .PDF, .Doc and .Docx as well on Attendance at The Second Arab International E-tourism & E- marketing conference is limited to 350. Please note that The Second Arab International E-tourism & E- marketing Conference retains the right to refuse admissions. Conference Fee; $1750 USD Per Person in DBL Room $1850 USD Per person in SGL Room Prices for Academics and Students who have presented academic or scientific paper Please click here Special Rates For Spouses, Children and Family Members Children Policy: 50% of adult sharing parent’s room (Maximum 2 Children) Children accommodated in separate room are charged as Single room (Maximum 2 Children) Children over 12 charged as adult Above Package rate includes: Three full day conference sessions Workshops Official certificate for attending the conference educational sessions Four nights in 5- star accommodation on half board basis at the Mövenpick Resort & Spa El Gouna, Sheraton Miramar Resort El Gouna and Steigenberger Golf Resort & Spa El Gouna Opening Ceremony and Gala Dinner Farewell Party Lecture and presentation translations “as needed” Daily coffee breaks and lunch Greeting and assistance at Cairo Airport. Transfers (Cairo/El Gouna/ Cairo by air conditioned bus for free ) The trip is about 5 hours from Cairo to Elgouna by bus, and an one hour by plane and 30 minutes from the Hurghada airport to Elgouna –available transportation from the Hurghada airport to El Gouna . Does not include: Any service not mentioned in the conference program. Extra nights’ accommodation. Domestic or international flights. Any extras such as laundry, drinks, telephone calls or internet access in room. Optional tours are available upon request for an additional fee, for more information please visit or our travel agent at Payments methods: