Press Release: ASTEC 2021 to hold on March 26

The Abia State Tourism and Entertainment Conference (ASTEC 2021) has been slated to hold on March 26, 2021 at Hotel Royal Damgrete, Umuahia.

ASTEC 2021 is a Public-Private-Partnership initiative aimed at strengthening the productive capacity of tourism and entertainment industries in Abia State, connecting practitioners with global development trends and partners in tandem with Governor Okezie Ikpeazu’s economic blueprint and that of the Federal Government, with emphasis on boosting the growth of non-oil economy and SMEs in general.

Organized by African Heritage Times in partnership with Abia State Ministry of Tourism, Arts & Culture, and Office of the SSA to the Governor on Strategic Development Communications, the theme of the Conference is: Beyond COVID-19: Pragmatic Strategies for Repositioning the Abia Tourism and Entertainment Industries.

The objectives of the Conference include: (1) To deepen the understanding of tourism and entertainment as organized sectors, review their performance status in Abia State and explore sustainable growth prospects. (2) To assist government in evolving evidence-based development policies for the tourism and entertainment sectors.

The Conference, being the first of its kind in Abia State, shall serve as a collective platform for Abia creative professionals as well as hospitality and tourism investors.

It is structured to hold physically and online, simultaneously, with respect to COVID-19 safety regulations.

Victor C. Nwokocha
Coordinator, ASTEC 2021
February 11, 2021

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