“Tour Operators to consider for the summit in Swakopmund, Namibia”

All work and no fun? Absolutely not! As we draw closer to The African Youth In Tourism & Innovation Summit, there are highly recommended Tour Operators who will provide an awesome sightseeing experience around the city. 1.    Filip Milosavljevic www.jungletribe.com IG @celisvet Jungle Travel d.o.o Neobichna Putovanja   2.    Zoran Filipovic Belgrade, Serbia PD Azimut Phone: 064 35 […]

Accommodation booking at the MTC Dome

You may be asking yourself, how can one travel to the biggest tourism summit in Swartkopmund, Namibia? Well, you have a few options. 1. By air: Which is by far the quickest way to get to Swakopmund. 2. By road: If you have an appetite for a good road trip. So, as we prepare for […]

The impact of AI in the travel & tourism industry

Technology has gradually made way for itself in the tourism industry and reduced the processes that are carried out manually. As the tourism industry has always been an early technology adopter, it has welcomed AI with open arms (World AI Show, 2019). Initially, it was used to simplify the marketing processes, but in the present […]

Top 5 trends in African tourism and travel trends in 2023.


It is essential to be aware of all the latest and upcoming technological trends in the hospitality & tourism related industries. While some trends can affect multiple industries, some are very specific for the industry. With increased air access to Africa and traveler confidence building steadily, Africa is expected to be a hot ticket for […]

Importance of promotion of youth entrepreneurship and innovation in Africa.

“With a majority of African nations diversifying from traditional sources of income, entrepreneurship is increasingly seen as a key to economic growth. So far, entrepreneurship has yielded huge returns for entrepreneurs, and according to experts, there lies great untapped potential to drive the African continent into its next phase of development.” says Raphael Obonyo. Nigeria, […]

Top 5 emerging travel technologies in the world.

Top 5 emerging travel technologies in the world.

Technology is a crucial part of the tourism and travel industry, helping businesses with day-to-day operations while improving the customer experience. For this reason, hotels, airlines, restaurants, and other companies must keep up with the latest technology trends within the travel industry. In this article, you can find out more about some of these new […]

Who is the Africa Youth In Tourism Summit & Innovation Challenge for?

It is no secret that Africa holds the highest unemployment rate in the world, however entrepreneurship is the most efficient tool to combat youth unemployment in the continent and that’s who The Africa Youth in Tourism Innovation Summit (AYTIS) & Challenge is targeting . The Africa Youth in Tourism Innovation Summit (AYTIS) & Challenge is hosted […]

Types of masterclasses, speakers and workshops.

The Summit’s faculty is assembled of world-renowned practitioners, professionals, experts, educators, future leaders, change-makers and trail-blazing researchers. Through the delivery of meaningful and practical dialogue, insightful presentations, training and interactive discussions, the faculty provides dynamic solutions to business challenges and empowers participants to apply their new skills and frameworks to make an immediate impact. Among […]

Our Innovation Challenge Winners in 2020, 2021 & 2022.

Our Innovation Challenge Winners in 2020, 2021 & 2022. Here are some of the previous winners and runner-ups from the Africa Youth in Tourism Innovation Summit & Challenge Scott Blount (Winner 2022) Founder – TripClip, South Africa Scott Blount is the founder of TripClip, a world-first travel tech platform that was launched in South Africa […]

Why attend the Africa Youth In Tourism Innovation Summit & Challenge 2023?

The country of Namibia is home to diverse wildlife including a significant cheetah population, spectacular scenery, the sandwich harbour, diverse cultures and is distinguished by the Namibian desert along its Atlantic Ocean coast. While that might sound attractive, there has to be more of a reason to visit this amazing African country, right? Yes, indeed and that […]