Maldives Marketing & PR Corporation (MMPRC/ Visit Maldives) announced the successful conclusion of the highly anticipated Visit Maldives Storytellers’ Conference 2023. The event took place on 30th May 2023, in the picturesque Crossroads Maldives, bringing together esteemed speakers and participants from around the world to celebrate the beauty and allure of storytelling in the Sunny Side of Life.
The Visit Maldives Storytellers’ Conference 2023 was a one-of-a-kind gathering that united over 70 content creators, journalists, bloggers, and industry professionals in an immersive experience to discover and share the wonders of Maldives. Over the course of the conference, participants had the opportunity to connect with the local culture, explore breathtaking landscapes, and understand how to create compelling narratives that showcase the true essence of a destination.
Throughout the event, attendees were engaged in a series of insightful panel discussions, interactive workshops, and networking sessions led by renowned experts in the field. These sessions delved into various topics such as sustainable tourism, responsible travel, cultural preservation, and the power of storytelling to inspire and promote destinations.
As the conference day came to a close, participants bid farewell to the vibrant atmosphere of the event and embarked on their journeys to 8 uniquely enchanting regions of Maldives. The hidden gems that are being explored during these sideline trips are Raa Atoll, Laamu Atoll, Ari Atoll, Vaavu Atoll, Haa Alifu and Haa Dhaalu Atolls, Kaafu Atoll, Addu Atoll, and Fuvahmulah. As part of this exclusive conference, participants will have the opportunity to explore the natural wonders and engage in exciting activities for 3 days to create unforgettable stories to share with the world.
“We are thrilled to have successfully concluded the Visit Maldives Storytellers’ Conference 2023,” said Mr Thoyyib Mohamed, Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director of MMPRC. “This event has been a remarkable platform for travel enthusiasts and industry professionals to come together and immerse themselves in the extraordinary beauty of the Maldives. We are excited to see the captivating stories, photos, and videos that will be shared by our participants with the world as they ‘weave their Maldivian stories’.”
The Visit Maldives Storytellers’ Conference 2023 marks a significant milestone in promoting Maldives as a top-tier tourist destination, showcasing its pristine beaches, crystal-clear waters, abundant marine life, and rich cultural heritage. By leveraging the power of storytelling, the conference aims to inspire travellers worldwide and invite them to experience the unmatched beauty and hospitality of the Maldives. One of the major aims of the conference is to position the country beyond the traditional sun, sand, and sea while increasing awareness of our MICE and sustainable tourism segments among influencers, bloggers, and travel writers.
Supporting companies for the conference include Crossroads Maldives as the host property, Trans Maldivian Airways (TMA) as the seaplane partner, Maldivian as the domestic airline partner, Jalboot Maldives as the sea transport travel partner, Dhivehi Raajjeyge Gulhun Public Limited (Dhiraagu) as the technology and communication partner, Maldives Industrial Fisheries Company Limited (MIFCO) as the sustainable fisheries partner, and Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL) as the supporting partner.