2019 Agenda: Wednesday, 16 October 2019 | Thursday, 17 October 2019 | Friday, 18 October 2019

Day 3 : Friday, 18 October 2019

 

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

KEYNOTE PANEL: The new Chinese travellers

The spending power of Chinese travellers is no secret, and many global travel brands have been targeting this group for a number of years. However, the next 5 years are going to see a rapid shift not only in the number of travellers, but also in the range of destinations they visit and the products they buy, opening up opportunities for wider variety of businesses, brands and retailers.

PANELLISTS

  • Anuj Tejpal, China – Partner, OYO Hotels & Homes
  • Steven Paalman, Director Outbound & Growth China, Booking.com
  • Additional panelists to be announced

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Mistakes made and lessons learnt: Marketing independent hotels in the complex China online world

Anita Chan, CEO, Compass Edge

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Beyond shopping: How cultural and adventure tourism is a new mantra for Chinese tourists

Claudia Verbost, Managing Director, AgencyChina

12:00 PM - 12:20 PM

Happiness Lunch Talk You are not a machine: Find your natural self and authentic happiness

Kim Forrester, Holistic Wellbeing Advocate, Educator, Award-Winning Author & Kindness Enthusiast

12:20 PM - 12:40 PM

Happiness Lunch Talk How to overcome negative feelings and master your emotions

Jit Puru, Keynote Speaker & Author on Emotional Centred Leadership, and founder of Ideas & Inspiration

12:40 PM - 13:00 PM

Happiness Lunch Talk Happiness hacks & travel tips: The surprising link that unlocks your long-term happiness

Eileen Seah, an Organisational Psychologist, Executive Coach and HR Consultant. Founder & Director of The Art Of Career

13:00 PM - 13:30 PM

Conference Session on India’s travel market

Alternative payment: A world beyond cash

13:30 PM - 14:00 PM

Conference Session on India’s travel market

The new virtual world: Buyers everywhere, buying anywhere

14:00 PM - 14:30 PM

Conference Session on India’s travel market

Mobile travel bookings jump and what’s next

14:30 PM - 15:00 PM

Conference Session on India’s travel market

The future of travel payment: What to invest to make 4X the return?

15:00 PM - 15:30 PM

Conference Session on India’s travel market

How much profit do you really make on each booking?

15:30 PM - 16:00 PM

Conference Session on India’s travel market

How travel brands can take control of customers’ travel booking experience

16:00 PM - 16:30 PM

Conference Session on India’s travel market

Travel upselling, cross-selling and everything in between

16:30 PM - 17:00 PM

Conference Session on India’s travel market

The business of loyalty: From incentivizing transaction to creating values

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

The rise of Millennial at work

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Swipe right for the perfect match: How to find the right TMC for you and your company

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Breaking up is hard to do: How to switch suppliers with less headaches

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Integrating alternative accommodations into your sleep programme

How can you make sure there is choice of other forms of accommodation such as sharing economy rooms for travellers, and make it all worthwhile?

12:30 PM - 12:45 PM

How to optimise your accommodation spend

13:00 PM - 13:15 PM

Discovering best practices from leading travel buyers

13:30 PM - 13:45 PM

Rethinking sharing economy in corporate travel

13:45 PM - 14:00 PM

Achieving greater savings: How dynamic pricing and spend analytics can help

14:00 PM - 14:30 PM

What’s next in Bleisure?

14:30 PM - 17:00 PM

Corporate Travel Innovators | Who is pushing business travel forward?

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Conference Session on new & unthinkable technologies, start-ups and investments

Victor Chua, Founding & Managing Partner, Vynn Capital

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Conference Session on new & unthinkable technologies, start-ups and investments

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

TravelMole Awards

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

12:30 PM - 13:30 PM

Conference Sessions on super travel tech, apps, blockchain, gamification, personalisation and mobile engagement

13:30 PM - 14:00 PM

Conference Sessions on digital payment and alternative currencies

14:00 PM - 15:00 PM

Conference Sessions on technologies used in metasearch

15:00 PM - 16:00 PM

Conference Sessions on technologies used in booking

16:00 PM - 17:00 PM

Conference Sessions on technologies used in tours & activities

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

How to design win-win influencer marketing campaigns

Mar Pages, Founder & Partner Consultant, Once In A Lifetime Journey

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Marketing to Millennials

Samuel Vetrak, CEO, BONARD (formerly StudentMarketing)

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Conference Session by Cruise Lines International Association

12:30 PM - 13:00 PM
13:00 PM - 13:30 PM

13:30 PM - 14:00 PM

Why sustainable tourism is good for business

Dr. Marc van Loo, CEO & Founder, Loola Adventure Group

14:00 PM - 14:30 PM

Fireside chat with Earth Changers: Transforming travel: Can you have a successful business and create a positive impact?

Vicky Smith, Founder, Earth Changers

14:30 PM - 15:00 PM

Impact tourism: The future of travel

Paras Loomba, Founder & CEO, Global Himalayan Expedition

15:00 PM - 15:30 PM

Conference Session on responsible tourism

Senior representative, Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts

15:30 PM - 16:00 PM

How to accelerate your digital growth: Effective influencer partnerships and growth hacking tools for beginners

Matt Gibson, CEO, UpThink

16:00 PM - 16:30 PM

16:30 PM - 17:00 PM

Session on medical tourism / wellness tourism / eSport / music festival & concerts

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Conference Sessions on food tourism for Muslim travelers

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Conference Session by HalalTrip

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
12:30 PM - 13:00 PM

Muslim Destination Spotlight

13:00 PM - 13:30 PM

Muslim Destination Spotlight

13:30 PM - 14:00 PM

Muslim Destination Spotlight

14:00 PM - 14:30 PM

Sessions on catering to the Muslim travellers’ faith-based needs

14:30 PM - 15:00 PM
15:00 PM - 15:30 PM

Session on travel package for the wealthy

15:30 PM - 16:00 PM

Session on travel packages for the budget

16:00 PM - 16:30 PM

Sessions on marketing to Muslim Millennials

16:30 PM - 17:00 PM

10:30 AM - 12:30 AM

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