The Federation of Hotel & Restaurant Associations of India (FHRAI) is committed to advancing the tourism and hospitality industry through various initiatives, including education, training, research, publishing, and its Annual Convention. This event facilitates crucial interactions with government officials, political figures, and industry stakeholders.


FHRAI Governance

The FHRAI is governed by an Executive Committee led by a President elected annually. This committee comprises representatives from four regional associations and operates under the guidance of the Secretary General, who oversees daily operations.


54th Annual FHRAI Convention in Goa

FHRAI is thrilled to announce its 54th Annual Convention, the premier business and networking event for the tourism and hospitality sector, set to take place in Goa. The theme for this year, “Tourism @2047: Incredible to Inevitable India,” focuses on sustainable growth and innovation in the tourism industry.

The convention will be inaugurated by the Honorable Minister for Tourism, Government of India, on October 16th, 2024, at the Taj Cidade de Goa, Horizon. This luxurious venue offers panoramic views of the Arabian Sea and top-notch facilities, enhancing the convention experience with its extensive amenities and elegant accommodations.


Goals and Highlights

The 54th FHRAI Annual Convention aims to be a milestone event, celebrating and shaping the future of India’s vibrant tourism industry. It will catalyze strategic discussions, innovative initiatives, and collaborative efforts toward achieving a sustainable growth trajectory. With esteemed guests, including top government officials and around 1000 delegates, the event will spotlight the FHRAI Hospitality Awards, recognizing excellence in the industry.


Industry Impact

The FHRAI Annual Convention is set to inspire a dynamic gathering of industry stakeholders, envisioning a robust future for Indian tourism. This year's theme, “Tourism @2047: Incredible to Inevitable India,” reflects a vision for sustainable and innovative growth in the tourism sector.


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The FHRAI’s 54th Annual Convention in Goa is poised to be a landmark event for India’s tourism industry, fostering growth, innovation, and collaboration. By bringing together key stakeholders and highlighting sustainable practices, the convention aims to propel the industry toward its ambitious $3 trillion growth target by 2047.