Current sponsorship

German MICE Workshop 2011


29 September 2011
Ritz Carlton Hotel, Doha, Qatar

Qatar Tourism Authority is promoting Qatar as a leading MICE destination and to further improve the business relationship with Germany by being the biggest industrial export country, a leading business travel market, and the world’s leading tourism spender.

About 40 German delegates with expertise in tourism, business travel, MICE, and media will visit Qatar and explore the highlights, new products, hotels, and MICE facilities.

11th Qatar Classic Squash Championship


14-21 October 2011
Khalifa Tennis and Squash Complex, Doha, Qatar

The event is sanctioned by the Professional Squash Association (PSA) and the Women's International Squash Players Association (WISPA). The event will attract the top 128 professional squash players in PSA and the WISPA tour.

Qatar Airways has been the official Airline for the Qatar Classic Squash Championships for a number of years.

International Crime Prevention Conference 2011 (ICPC)


14-17 November 2011
Suntec Singapore International Convention & Exhibition Center, Singapore

The International Crime Prevention Conference 2011 (ICPC 2011) will share experience and knowledge on crime prevention from world experts. The ICPC 2011 aims to be a catalyst, enabling the global community to enhance its security practices and crime prevention strategies. The conference theme is "Building Resilient Societies Forging Global Partnerships."

Hay Festival Kerala


17-19 November 2011
Kanakakunnu Palace, Kerala, India

Over the past decade, Hay Festival has become a global not-for-profit institution that runs festivals and projects in the UK, Spain, Colombia; Kenya, Lebanon, Mexico, India, and the Maldives. The Hay Festival was awarded the Queen's Award for International Trade in 2009.

Hay Festival Kerala is being held at the Kanakakunnu Palace, the summer retreat of the erstwhile royal family of Travancore and will witness over 30 events over a 3-day programme of events which will include authors and speakers from India and across the world, gathering among the tranquil waterways and lush hill stations of this tropical southern state.

20th World Petroleum Congress (WPC)


4-8 December 2011
Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC) Doha, Qatar

The World Petroleum Congress (WPC), and its accompanying exhibition, is regarded as the largest event of its kind for the Oil and Gas industry.

Qatar was selected as a host country for the 20th World Petroleum Congress by the World Petroleum Council in 2007. Previously, Madrid, Johannesburg, Beijing, London, New York, Paris, and Rome have hosted the event.

The Congress covers all aspect of the industry from technological advances in upstream and downstream operations to the role of natural gas and renewables, management of the industry and its social, economic, and environmental impact. In addition, outside stakeholders such as governments, other industry sectors, NGO's and international institutions have also joined in dialogue.