The 5th International Health Congress of Islamic Countries

Page Title: Specialized Panel on Sport Tourism


Seniors and activists in the field of sports, sports federations, medical sport specialists, sport nutrition specialists, physiotherapists, psychologists, university professors in the related field , tourism agencies and companies, sport clubs, sport equipment manufacturers and shops, organizations and associations

The Event time: 07 November, 2021, 11- 13

Venue: IRIB International Conference Center, Tehran, Iran

The tourism industry is one of the most important industries in the world along with the sport industry are united to create one of the most wonderful industries called “the Sport Tourism” industry. Accordingly, many countries are always trying to get the most benefit out of this great and valuable industry by developing different strategies. Currently, the sport tourism industry is considered as one of the greatest and the most diverse tourism industries in the world, and the experts considered this industry as one of the main sources of developing nations’ culture, employment, economic growth, and development of substructures. Sport tourism has received special attention due to the climatic and natural conditions in Islamic countries, which resulted in a favorable and attractive condition for foreign tourists.

In the previous events, international actors in the field of sports tourism, such as representatives of Atletico Madrid Sport Club, Formula One, and other professional players in this industry had been invited to share their international experiences in this field. We are hopeful to continue this process by holding this specialized panel to provide an opportunity for international interactions to develop this industry in Islamic countries.

Leading activists in this panel will discuss the following topics:

  • The role of tourism agencies in the development of sports tourism in Islamic countries
  • Discussing about the experiences of countries in the development of sports tourism industry
  • Strategies to attract investments in the development of sports facilities
  • Introducing the capacities of the countries in the field of sports tourism
  • The role of startups and new businesses in the future of sports tourism