The American Chamber of Commerce (Amcham) in Sri Lanka in partnership with Sri Lanka Association for Software Services Companies (SLASSCOM) organized a program to enable the Sri Lankan Tourism Industry to leap frog in becoming the destination of choice. This program entails utilizing innovative IT solutions to achieve following business objectives:
• Enable Hotels & Destination Management Companies (DMCs) to explore best in class IT products and solutions available in Sri Lanka to Attract, Service and retain guests.
• Facilitate meaningful engagement between the leaders of the IT companies and Hotels & DMCs to help accelerate innovation and adoption
• Recognize best in class IT products and solutions servicing Hotels & DMCs
This unique program includes a competition to select winning IT solutions for the Sri Lanka Tourism Industry. The short listed companies will be allowed to participate at a conference and a trade exhibition attended by senior executives within the leisure industry and make presentations to the audience highlighting the business value of their solutions. The business interactions that will occur during the event will lead to higher level of entrepreneurship within IT Tourism sector and increased funding for companies engaged in such ventures.