On 15of October in Stavropol State Agrarian University was held an inter-regional conference "Modern trends of development of tourism in the south of Russia." The main theme of the dialogue - a condition, problems and prospects of tourism industry today.
This was discussed at the plenary session and panel discussion. During the meeting, representatives of the tourism and hospitality industry in the region shared their experiences and discussed the development of business and recreational tourism, the formation of conditions for the development of sports and event tourism, training, the tourist potential of the region's municipalities.
A separate topic for discussion was staffing tourist activity. About changes in the training with a focus on the requirements of the modern development of the tourism industry, experience, practice-training students and employers' participation in the learning process in one of the expert sites.
Also at the conference was a round table: "Agencies and the crisis: life goes on", where heads of tourism companies discussed current issues in the new economic conditions.
The highlight of the conference was an actual fashion show of clothes for tourism and recreation, as well as an exhibition and tasting of gastronomic souvenirs.