National Tourism Forum taking place in Killarney

The National Tourism Forum is taking place in Killarney today.

2/11/16***NO REPRO FEE*** Pictured at the launch of the National Tourism Forum “Let’s Talk Tourism” are Conor Hennigan – Killarney Chamber of Tourism & Commerce, Margaret O’Connor of AIB Business Banking, Sean Healy of AIB, Forum MC Miriam O’Callaghan, SKAL Republic of Ireland President Sean O’Driscoll, Diarmuid Leen of AIB Business Banking & Kerry Hotel Federation Chairman Terence Mulcahy. The National Tourism Forum takes place in Killarney on 25th & 26th November sponsored by AIB, Kerry County Council & Failte Ireland. Pic: Marc O'Sullivan
Tourism businesses nationwide are meeting in the Muckross Park Hotel for a two day ‘Let’s Talk Tourism’ conference.
Organised by the Kerry Branch of the Irish Hotels Federation, SKAL and Killarney Chamber of Tourism and Commerce; the Forum which is being chaired by Broadcaster Miriam O’Callaghan.
Among the topics being explored is Brexit and its effect on tourism, international tourism trends and tourism policy in Ireland.
Speakers at the event include, Finance professor Brian Lucey, Irish Hotels Federation President Joe Dolan and Chief Executive of the Irish Tourist Industry Confederation, Eoghan O’Mara Walsh.
Tomorrow will see delegates visit Dingle where they will be shown how the town has developed food and rural tourism on the Dingle Peninsula over the last ten years.