SATTE 2019 – India’s Largest B2B Trade Show
Wondering what’s the entire buzz with the SATTE, 2019? It is the biggest Travel and Tourism Trade Exhibition in South Asia that is a 3 days event thronged by everybody who wants to thrive in the travel and hospitality segment. One of India’s largest B2B trade shows, the 26th edition of the much awaited South Asia’s Leading Travel Trade Show, 2019 is going to be held on 16th January to 18th January at India Expo Mart, Greater Noida Area.
Previously the trade show was held at the Pragati Maidan, UBM India. But due to the redevelopment of that venue and the gross inconvenience reported by most of the attendants of the show, the organizers have decided to move the show to the sprawling business part at Greater Noida. The 2019 and 2020 editions of SATTE are also going to be held there. The Indian tourism industry has also gone all out to support this move, where the attendants can now enjoy all of 25,000 sq meter of the business park to get to their business collaborations.
The organizers have also arranged for frequent transportation that will be plying to and fro the capital city and other areas to the venue. This year is expected to be a grand event full of interesting surprises for the travel industry insiders with SATTE being the Silver Jubillee edition.
Why Attend And Exhibit At SATTE?
Trade shows are the oysters for any business entity to grow their network, find suitable collaborators and analyze the market and competitors. The South Asia’s Leading Travel Trade show is just what it is name claims to be. It is attended by more 31,000+ attendees. These are qualified and reputable industry stakeholders and buyers that are an integral part of Indian tourism sector. Additionally there are numerous trade show visitors.
Attendees get to showcase their products and services to the global travel trade community in order to foster off shore relationships and find new opportunities to expand their operations. SATTE offers several different branding and sponsorship opportunities for the various events within the tradeshow along that collectively creates a happening ripple in the travel sector. To get brand visibility and strong brand awareness that sticks to the minds of your prospects as well as your competitors, these are the ideal opportunities to get visibility.
SATTE supports the unparalleled networking opportunities available at trade shows with special networking dinners, networking lunches and other show stopper events that occur throughout the course of the 2 days event.
You can also leverage the global business environment to conduct quality business with pre-scheduled meetings to be held at the trade show with a business you’re interested to work with at a highly professional and competitive setting.
The tradeshow offers a strong line-up of industry veterans and travel experts at every SATTE conference, which in its own is a treat to be a part of. You get to know the current industry scenario, precise future projections from the experts and capture the latest trends in the market.
Who Should Exhibit At The SATTE?
There is a list of different categories of travel industry entities that can make their mark at this year’s event. The list captures the entirety of travel industry operators without placing any barriers on size or age of business. Thus, for those starting out this can be a game-changing platform in business.
Here’s a list of the type of travel companies SATTE welcomes are:
- Airport Authorities
- Air Charter Companies
- Airlines – Domestic and International
- Car Rental Companies
- Convention Centers
- Cruise Liners
- Educational Institutes
- Golf Courses & Resorts
- Hotels & Resorts
- IT Companies
- Medical Tourism
- Spas and Wellness Centers
- Sports Tourism Products
- State Tourism Departments
- National/ International Tourism Organizations
- Travel Agents
- Tour Operators
Winning an award is always a prestigious recognition. Especially more so, when it is from a leading global platform followed by national and international travel community of businesses. As a pre-cursor to the event UBM India hosted the SATTE Awards which was their second edition. The awards endeavor to recognize and adulate the key innovators in the tourism and travel sector. The winners of the awards can be found on the official SATTE website. There are 23 categories that the award function covers which encompasses the entirety of the travel industry. They are – hotels, online travel portals, tour operators, destinations, transportation etc.
How to Reach SATTE
The tradeshow will be held at Greater Noida, near the JP Golf Course. There are several ways to reach the venue. From the Indira Gandhi international airport it takes roughly 60-90min drive. There is metro rail connectivity available for those coming from Delhi and nearby areas. The 8 lane Greater Noida express highway also offers a smooth driving experience which is well connected to all nearby cities and towns. Last but not the least the amazing Yamuna expressway connects to the venue to help you reach the trade show in time.
A car ride from central Delhi will take around 45 mins depending on traffic and can be availed in one of three possible routes:
- Route 1: Via Ring Road New Delhi – from the Noida toll bridge
- Route 2: Via Mathura Road – Apollo Hospital – Kalindi Kunj – via the Amity flyover to take a loop on the Expressway
- Route 3: Via Ghaziabad – NH24 – Mayur Vihar – via the Akshardham Setu at Mayur Vihar.
So, get ready to get down to some business at the leading travel business fair in India.