The United Nations World Tourism Organisation(UNWTO) celebrates World Tourism Day internationally on the 27th of September. The day was introduced to raise awareness of the importance of the tourism industry in the community. Each year, the day follows a set theme; the theme for this year was – “Tourism and the Digital Transformation”.
For the World Tourism Day celebrations in Mysuru, FlippAR had the honour of being invited by the Deputy Director of KSTDC (Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation). The event was held in front of the Mysore Palace on 27th September, 2018.
The audience included a large gathering of tourists, students and residents of the city. The panel for the event comprised of Karnataka’s esteemed dignitaries, including the Maharaja of Mysore, to whom FlippAR had the privilege to showcase the AR and VR wonders of FlippAR Go.
The event was a huge success with the audience more than charmed by the technological capabilities of FlippAR Go, and was covered by Deccan Herald and Prajavani.