The Department of Hospitality & Tourism Management , Assam down town University,Guwahati, had participated in the 4th Northeast Green Summit, 2019 on 2nd Nov at IIT, Guwahati organized by Vibgyor media solutions & Vibgyor NE foundation in collaboration with IIT, Guwahati, NEHU Shillong and Handique Girls’ College, Guwahati.
All the Faculty Members of the Department along with the 14 selected students of BTM (Bachelor of Arts in Tourism Management) had participated in the high profile Summit.The 3-day Summit brought together participants and key stakeholders from state governments, the Indian and foreign private sector and Indian PSUs, besides international development organizations for multiple bespoke sessions focusing on the goals of the Summit. The summit focused basically on the concept of Responsible Tourism with special reference to the Northeastern Region. The participants, especially the students were highly enriched and enlightened regarding the scope of Sustainable Tourism in the Northeast and the responsibility that lies on the shoulders of each and every tourist. They were inculcated the values of responsible tourism and how to contribute in the preservation and conservation of Nature through tourism and its responsible utilization. Overall the 4th Northeast Green Summit, 2019,turned out to be an excellent initiative on the part of the organizers and an eventful and rich experience for the participants from The Department of Hospitality & Tourism Management , Assam down town University,Guwahati