Durban, KwaZulu-Natal – Following its recent recognition as “Africa’s Leading Meetings and Conference Centre,” the Durban International Convention Centre (Durban ICC) is proud to announce its nomination as a World nominee in the prestigious World Travel Awards. The Durban ICC joins a select group of international winners from various global regions who now vie for the title of “World’s Leading Meetings and Conference Centre”.

The World Travel Awards, established in 1993 to celebrate excellence and innovation in the global travel and tourism sector, has grown to become one of the most revered accolades in the industry. Widely regarded as the “Oscars” of the travel industry, this recognition reflects the Durban ICC’s unwavering commitment to providing world-class services and facilities for meetings and conferences, further solidifying its reputation on the global stage.

Ms Lindiwe Rakharebe, Chief Executive Officer of the Durban ICC, expressed her gratitude and stated, “We are thrilled to be nominated as one of the only World nominee from Africa in the World Travel Awards. This nomination is a testament to our dedicated team’s tireless efforts and our unwavering commitment to delivering world-class events and experiences. We encourage our clients and partners to cast their votes and help us celebrate this remarkable journey.”

Travel professionals, industry experts, and the general public are encouraged to participate in the voting process and cast their votes in support of their favourite nominees. The voting window is now open and will remain so until midnight on November 17, 2023. This is a unique opportunity for individuals to have their voices heard and to acknowledge the institutions which have set the standard for excellence in the travel and tourism industry.

For information on casting your vote and more details about the World Travel Awards, please visit https://www.worldtravelawards.com/vote


Issued by: The Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre (Durban ICC)

For more information contact: Durban ICC Acting Marketing & Communications Executive – Sandile Makhanya, 031 360 1192 or sandilema@icc.co.za