The Hotelier Maldives GM Forum 2019, the largest gathering of hotel managers in the Maldives, has welcomed CypreaAir & Holidays as the Airline Partner. GM Forum 2019 is scheduled to be held April 3, at Bandos Maldives. CypreaAir & Holidays is the new brand name for Go Maldives Pvt Ltd, Cyprea Hotels & Travel Pvt Ltd (founded in 1979) and Cyprea Hajj & Umrah services.

An IATA-accredited travel management company, CypreaAir & Holidays handles all airline ticketing and reservations, inbound and outbound holiday packages, travel insurance and visa services plus air cargo. CypreaAir & Holidays is also an appointed agent in Malé handling Umrah visas to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia also plan and arrange MICE with a very professional and, experienced team.

The upcoming GM Forum will feature keynote speeches and panel discussion on the themes of hotel safety and security, sustainable tourism, skills gap in the hospitality industry, shortage of women working in the tourism industry and airport connectivity and the impact of regional airports.

While sponsorship for the annual event is still open, other notable brands have also partnered with the event; Euro Marketing, Hospitality Depot, Allied Insurance, and SNS Group as Platinum Sponsors, F1 Recreation, Uniforms Unlimited, AEL Distributors, Astrabon, and Dhivehi Insurance as Silver Sponsors, Tree Top Hospital as the Wellbeing Partner, The Hawks Pvt Ltd as the Transfer Partner, and Keiretsu as the Technology Partner.

Confirmed speakers include Hervirender Pal Singh, Area Director for Global Safety and Security, South Asia, Marriott International; Abdul Azeez Abdul Hakeem, hotelier and marine conservationist; Michael Friedel, renowned German photographer; and, Shaaheena Ali, Executive Director representing the Maldives, Parley for the Oceans.

The event will also feature presentations by STR—which provides premium data benchmarking, analytics and marketplace insights for global hospitality sectors, and dnata—which provides ground and cargo handling to inflight catering and travel services, on the topic “Safety First” from a tour operator’s perspective.

General Managers can register for the GM Forum via the Hotelier Maldives website. Related inquiries can also be made by contacting Aminath Ali, Assistant Manager, Client Relations on mobile (960) 791 0878 or emailing sales@hoteliermaldives.com. Call GM Forum hotline: (960) 791 0858.