Tentative Schedule

Morning Single-Track Sessions

  • Conversation with Richard Solomons, CEO, InterContinental Hotels Group
  • Conversations with Oliver Heckmann, Vice President, Travel Google
  • Conversations with Bjørn Kjos, CEO, Norwegian Air
  • Minister’s Round Table with Gerald Lawless, Chairman of Dubai Holdings, David Scowsill, CEO of World Travel & Tourism Council and others on state of travel & global unrest.

More to Come

Afternoon Two-Track Program

Track One: Technology, three panels

  • Panel 1: Distribution Wars Have Moved Beyond Black and White
  • Panel 2: Artificial Intelligence/Voice in Travel is Finally Becoming a Reality
  • Panel 3: Platform Disruption Is Here to Stay


Track Two: Marketing & Creative, three panels

  • Panel 1: The Future of Content Marketing in Travel
  • Panel 2: Bourdain Effect: Food is the new rock and roll in travel
  • Panel 3: The Rise of Alternative Accommodation and What it Says About the New Traveler Mindset

Closing Single-Track Keynote Sessions to end the day.

More to Come