EAST TRAVELERS facilitates a tailor-made platform for specialized interest groups to meet and share knowledge with local educational institutions. EAST TRAVELERS can cater to groups with a variety of interests and specializations and who are seeking to engage in education or training or to debate world issues on religion, politics or sector-specific topics. Forums, roundtables, conferences and expanded meetings are catered to suit the needs of the group (e.g. doctors wishing to tour hospitals and clinics, alumnus and other professional organizations conducting networking functions).