Hospitality Industry Forum was held in Kyiv on February 21. Event became a successful business platform for the discussion of the following items:
- * Cooperation of the representatives of the government and hotel business;
- * The examples of the successful attracting of tourists through special events;
- * Tourist Crimea – opportunities and potential for the development;
- * Potential of Kyiv, Odesa, Lviv for the development of tourism in;
- * Opportunities for the hoteliers in Ukraine from Crimea to the Carpathians;
- * Tourist tax 2013 in a new way.
The most successful presentation of tourism potential for the development of hotel business was the presentation of Odessa. As a result the city became interesting for the representatives of international hotel operators such as Hilton, Fairmont, Radisson, Holiday Inn. On the one hand, it is important to attract these giants of hotel industry to the city. On the other hand, the question is what prevents Odessa hotels follows European and world standards of high quality management.