The ASEAN Tourism Research Association Board of Directors (BOD) 01/2021 was successfully held on Monday, 15th March 2021, virtually at Taylor's University Lakeside Campus, Subang Jaya, Selangor Malaysia via Zoom online platform.
The President thanked all the Board Members for being active through the pandemic era by organizing various webinars and activities. He added that the initiative of ATRA in organizing a workshop as a sign of solidarity for the Malaysian industry players in December 2020 to be extended in other countries as well. The members thanked the Faculty of Social Sciences & Leisure Management for hosting ATRA Meetings and the 8th ASEAN Tourism Forum entitled "Future Tourism in ASEAN: Challenges and Opportunities".
The President thanked all the Board members who were elected two years ago for supporting the agenda and the priorities during their tenure and was pleased with the engagement among the board of directors that kept ATRA dynamic. The President and the members expressed their special thanks to the ATRA Secretariat led by Ms. Amar Preet Kaur for being instrumental in the association's progress.