About OBOROT 2018


The Background

The One Belt, One Road, One Tourism was previously known as a strategy which aims to create the world’s largest platform for economic cooperation, including policy coordination, trade and financing collaboration, and social and cultural cooperation. Nowadays, the term OBOROT affects many sectors arround the globe. OBOROT hopefully will gain a remarkable strategy to improve all sectors of tourism industry in Indonesia. Comprehensive actions are taking now to support the economy, one of them is to let people know that we can develop a country with a fine tourism ecosystem by creating a national seminar entittled OBOROT in the Perspective of Tourism.

The Themes

The First Conference on Hospitality and Tourism Industry in Asia will be held in Palembang, South Sumatera, Indonesia. The theme of this forum will be "A New Age of Wonderful Tourism" and the aim of the conference is to provide an opportunity for presentation and discussion of the research outcomes among academic scholars and those who are interested in hospitality and tourism industry development in the Asia Pacific Region so that they can exchange information on their research and also network among themselves for future collaboration in research and academic exchange. | INNOVATION . RESEARCH . EDUCATION |

Description of Logo OBOROT 2018

The Eye Silhouette represents the Vision of OBOROT 2018's event that faces the future of tourism world considerately and confidently. Ampera Bridge logo is an icon and a pride of the people of Palembang, that unites across Ulu and Ilir of Palembang City, and inspires the theme of the Event “Unity” As One Belt, One Road, One Tourism. Songket motive of tanjung flower symbolizes hospitality and welcome greetings from the host to guests. This is a symbol of Palembang Polytechnic of Tourism as a host to welcome the participants with full of hospitality as the main need in the tourism industry.