Alternate Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura in the International Exhibition IMEX America 2016 in Las Vegas

Alternate Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura met with representatives of the largest US and international companies in the International Exhibition IMEX America 2016 in Las Vegas, where the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) participated with a stand for the promotion of Greece as an attractive congress tourism destination.

Kountoura discussed the prospects of attracting significant meetings and conferences in Greece. She met with the founder and president of the group IMEX Ray Bloom, the chief executive of the International Association of Congresses (ICCA) Martin Sirk, the president and CEO of MPI Group Paul Van Deventer, and the president and CEO of MCI Group Roger Tondeur.

Officials discussed the advantages of Greece as an ideal destination that can host conferences and events, corporate meetings and incentive travels all year round.