Visit ASEAN@50: Golden Celebration”
Towards a new ASEAN Tourism
The ASEAN-Japan Centre organized a lunch session on “Visit ASEAN@50: Golden Celebration” on September 23, 2016 at the Tourism Expo Japan 2016 at Tokyo Big Sight.
ASEAN was established on August 8, 1967 and will celebrate its 50th anniversary next year. In celebration of this remarkable milestone, the ten ASEAN national tourism organizations have jointly developed a tourism campaign titled “Visit ASEAN@50: Golden Celebration”.
The ASEAN-Japan Centre invited audiences of “Asian Tourism Leaders’ Forum” from travel trade and media to a campaign session, where a representative of the ASEAN Secretariat shared the latest updates of “Visit ASEAN@50” campaign.
Visit ASEAN@50: Golden Celebration” Towards a new ASEAN Tourism
※Lunch session during “Asian Tourism Leaders Forum”
【Date】 September 23, 2016
【Venue】Tokyo Big Sight
・Opening Remarks Mr. Masataka Fujita, Secretary General, ASEAN-Japan Centre
・Guest Remarks Mr. Markus Tan, Regional Director North Asia,
Singapore Tourism Board (Singapore is currently the chair-country of ASEAN tourism)
・Presentation Latest Updates on “Visit ASEAN@50” Campaign
Speaker：Mr. Eddy Krismeidi Soemawilaga
ICT & Tourism Division
Sectoral Development Directorate
ASEAN Economic Community Department
The ASEAN Secretariat
【Number of participants】 200 persons