Connecting Travel & Tourism professionals of Kolkata
For the last couple of years, Skål International Kolkata 127 team is giving its best efforts towards making a voice that cannot be unheard of. Due to some sincere efforts by the team members, the presence is being felt in the national and international arena. Now the national and international tourism players want to come to Kolkata and work with the city players as the true potentials of Kolkata and Bengal at large as a travel market hotspot have been discovered by them. Skål International Kolkata 127 intends to intensify its efforts with more inclusive partner activities in the coming days to restore its overall business growth.
Skål International Kolkata was founded on April 21, 1954
Skål International Kolkata currently has 309 active members
Skål International Kolkata
currently has 132 senior members
Skål International Kolkata currently has 177 Young Skål members
Our Membership Growth Statistics
The Skål International World Congress 2022 will take place from 13-18 October 2022 in Rijeka - Opatija, Kvarner Region, Croatia.
The 81st Skål International World Congress will be held in person after two years of pandemic.
Skål International Kvarner is the host club for this 2022 edition, which will welcome all Skål International world delegates in mid-October.
Tamara Černeka, Skål International Kvarner President, states: “It is our honour to host you at the 81st Skål International World Congress in Kvarner Region; in Opatija and Rijeka. After two years of a pandemic where our industry has taken the brunt of the damage it is time for all of us to see each other – finally”.
Discover a country full of history, culture, natural spaces, delicious gastronomy and wonderful people. In Tamara Černeka’s words: “Kvarner region is the cradle of Croatian tourism where the story of Croatian tourism begun. Let us bring you closer to our motto of the region ‘Diversity is beautiful’; experience the beauty of Opatija our ‘Pearl of the Adriatic’, discover why Rijeka was ‘European city of culture 2020’, see our spectacular rocky coast surrounded with mountains, enjoy our excellent Mediterranean cuisine, excellent wine”.
Skål International (www.skal.org) which is the largest global association of tourism professionals aiming to connect the travel, hospitality, aviation, and other verticals across the world, has 15 clubs at the moment in India. Skal International Kolkata 127 is one of the oldest clubs in India and hosts members who are travel industry leaders and stalwarts working at the local, national, regional and international levels discussing and pursuing topics of common interests with a common goal of doing business among friends.
Skål International Kolkata 127
Today Skål International Kolkata 127 has 208 members who are the crème of Kolkata travel industry including top travel agents, tour operators, senior management of hotels, the representatives of domestic and international airlines, tourism and hospitality institutions, corporate travel management companies, representatives of international online travel companies and the travel media. The Skål International Kolkata 127 is one of the most active Skål clubs in India continuously engaging and networking with the international and national tourism boards, hotels, airlines and many other tourism-related service providers towards improving the business of the fraternity.
Current Executive Committee
In an attempt to revive tourism and reboot the travel business in the eastern part of India, the Skål International Kolkata elected its new executive committee for the next season 2021 – 2023. At its annual general meeting held in Taj Bengal Hotel, Kolkata on September 23, 2021 the new Skål International Kolkata committee elected Sk Sanjeev Mehra as the President, Sk Amin Asghar as the First Vice President & acting Secretary, Sk Punam Arora as the Second Vice President, Sk Nilesh Mukhi as the Treasurer, Sk Jay Saraogi as Director of Membership Development, Sk Pramod Lunawat and Sk Avanti Chattoraj as Auditors, Sk Sreemoyee Mitra as Director of PR & Communications, Sk Avijit Sarkar as Director of CSR and Sk Ritu Jolly as Director of Young Skål Kolkata. The past president Sk Manav Soni is elected IPP.