South Asian Travel Awards

South Asian Digital Travel Conversation On the Impact of Covid-19 On Aviation and The Future of Air Travel Will Be Live Today

South Asian Digital Travel Conversation On the Impact of Covid-19 On Aviation and The Future of Air Travel Will Be Live Today

The South Asian Digital Travel Conference is a digital conference organized by the South Asian Travel Awards to discuss in-depth, to create awareness and to voice the challenges that are being faced in the Travel Trade & Hospitality Industry of the South Asian region.


The conference has been purposefully designed as a series, spread across multiple episodes of 45 minutes each, with special guests from the South Asian region’s Travel Trade & Hospitality Industry. Each episode will highlight a specific topic, and industry professionals will be sharing their voice with regional factual data.


The conference will be guided by a moderator who will ask questions based on the topic of the day, and the guests will share their views, experiences, opinions and hindrances. The show will be viewed live on Facebook ( every Saturday at 1130 GMT and a rerun will be telecasted on Raajje Television at 1830 GMT. Different episodes will be presented with diverse industry stakeholders and moderators.


Episode four will be moderated by the VP of South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) Mr Suraj Khan. The topic of episode four is; THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON AVIATION AND THE FUTURE OF AIR TRAVEL


Guests for Episode 04 are:

1. Mr Ahmed Yoosuf Walid

President & CEO

Galaxy Group Bangladesh



2. Fawzan Fareid

Country Manager

Srilankan Airlines 


3. Hassan Areef

General Manager Corporate Communications

Maldives Airports Company Ltd the operator of Velana International Airport


4. Jyoti Mayal


Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI)


The South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) is the first ever regional Travel Award endorsed by Multi National Associations providing the Tourism sector of the South Asian Region with recognition towards their facilities and service excellence. The South Asian Travel Awards aims to encourage and raise service standards within the regions of the Tourism industry. The brand is one of its kind with affiliations from regional associations ensuring the process within a smooth and transparent procedure. The judging panel consists of high profile senior representatives selected from destinations with vast knowledge and background of the industry to assure an accurate and fair process. SATA is a Highrise concept. The SATA Team have proudly unveiled their platinum partner as Gulf Craft Maldives and Gold Partner as The Hawks Pvt Ltd and look forward to host the prestigious South Asian Travel Awards Grand Gala in the Maldives by the last quarter of 2020.