The essential global youth travel industry event


22-25 September 2020, Lisbon, Portugal

WYSTC 2020 Lisbon

The essential travel industry event

22-25 September 2020
Lisbon, Portugal

Business Appointments

Buyer delegates



Senior Management


Now in its 29th year, the World Youth and Student Travel Conference (WYSTC) is the leading trade event for the global youth, student and educational travel industry. Since its inception in 1992 as the annual event of WYSE Travel Confederation, youth and student travel professionals have been gathering annually to trade, network and take part in seminars and workshops. WYSTC 2020 will be held in Lisbon on 22-25 September.

A selection of 2019 participating buyers

“This is THE conference to attend from the youth travel industry.”

Joan Carlson

Joan Carlson


“No one does business appointments like WYSTC.”

Nikki Powers

Nikki Powers

“For those with a limited budget WYSTC should definitely be on the list.”

Barry Rawlings
Edutours Africa

Barry Rawlings

Edutours Africa

Global Youth Travel Awards

The Global Youth Travel Awards (GYTAs) formally recognise outstanding performers in 14 fields of international youth travel and reward WYSE Travel Confederation members and other stakeholders in the youth, student and educational travel industry who make an outstanding contribution to our industry.

2020 GYTAs sponsored by:

2020 sponsors

2019 sponsors

Conference partners

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