VITUR Summit 2019 will held in Malaga next October 17th and 18th. This vacation rental event is organized by the Andalusian Association of Tourist Accommodation (AVVA) and will be celebrated in the popular Malaga Trade Fair and Congress Center (FYCMA). In only three editions has got be consolidated as key event of holiday rental sector in Spain, has gather over 700 attendees and 40 speakers.

From the point of view of Carlos Pérez-Lanzac, AVVA President, VITUR Summit 2019 has the goal to show the potential of holiday rental touristic accommodation, also, hope to be consolidated as one of the main holiday rentals event in Europe.

The event was created with the aim of:

  • Improve the sector professionalization.
  • Becoming an open networking space for all professionals.
  • Being a forum of innovation and vision of the market.
  • Offer accurate and specialized information about the industry as well as trends and perspectives of the future.
  • Showcase solutions to take business to the next level.

The forum will be divided in several parts, speakers from around world will talk about topics such as the sector situation nowadays, the new business models and will analyze the vision of the future. All presentations will be complementary with networking spaces in order to generate synergies with the main agents and institutions involved around the industry of holiday rentals. In this way, the organization has created a networking app with commercial purposes where, sponsors as Airbnb or booking.com have the possibility to contact with investors or other attendees.

Malaga strategic position

Andalusia represents over 43% of the demand for holiday rentals in Spain. Malaga gathers more than 60% of the total Andalusian offer. The city of Malaga has good communications and infrastructure: international airport, high-speed railway, many places to celebrate events and congress, as well as very popular touristic attractions as the historic center, museums and a privilege weather, among others. All these characteristics make Malaga one of the best destinations from the point of view of travelers, but also for people investing in tourism industry.