TTRA Takes Over U.S. Travel's Marketing Outlook Forum

The U.S. Travel Association is transitioning its Marketing Outlook Forum (MOF) conference to the Travel and Tourism Research Association (TTRA), it announced yesterday.

Now celebrating its 37th year, MOF caters to travel-industry research professionals who are interested in learning more about travel trends and forecasts. Under TTRA's direction, the conference will be renamed the Global Travel Outlook Conference.

"The Marketing Outlook Forum has long been a signature event for our industry, and we are pleased to entrust it to TTRA," said U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow. "TTRA's strong partnership with research and destination leaders assures that the latest travel insights will continue to be provided through this valuable conference."

This year's Global Travel Outlook Conference is scheduled for Oct. 25-26 in Chicago. For more information, visit