Travel Agents Federation of India (TAFI) will hold its 2009 annual convention in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Confirming the same to TravelBiz Monitor, Capt. Pramod Kohli, Chairman – Convention committee, TAFI, said, “The annual convention for 2009 will be held in Chiang Mai. We are in the final stages of deciding the venue in the destination (Chiang Mai). Plans are also afoot to offer post convention tours to Thailand and Philippines.”
Furthermore, TAFI also plans to announce the destination for the convention 2010. “So far, we have been announcing the destination for the current year’s convention in the same year. However, this year we plan to change the format and announce the next convention destination a year in advance which will benefit TAFI members. We plan to hold the 2010 convention in Philippines,” informed Pradip Lulla, President, TAFI. TAFI will also conduct a curtain raiser event promoting Philippines as the next destination for the convention.