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Opening Event

Sunday | May 26, 2019

Time: 7:00 – 9:00pm

Join us for a fun night of networking, hors d’oeuvres and drinks!

Registered attendees will receive an RSVP link.

Welcome To Skift Forum Asia

Location: Equarius Hotel at Resorts World Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa Island

The Future of Travel Will Be Tested in Asia

Opening Event
Main Forum

Sunday, May 26

7:00 PM

Opening Event

S.E.A. Aquarium 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa Island Located in Resort World

Monday, May 27

7:30 AM

Doors Open & Breakfast

8:45 AM

Welcome & Introductions


Rafat Ali
9:10 AM

United’s Next Step: Turning Skeptics into Believers

9:35 AM

Taking Luxury to the Next Level: Rosewood Readies Itself to Take on the World

10:00 AM

The New Global Landscape of OTAs


Dennis Schaal
10:30 AM

Networking Break

10:55 AM

Sustainability and Growth in South East Asia

11:20 AM

Doubling Down in China with New Integrated Resorts

11:55 AM

Transforming Luxury Hospitality

12:50 PM

Skift Research’s View on The Future of Travel in Asia

1:00 PM


2:00 PM

Creating the Next Generation of Engaged Travelers

2:15 PM

Deep Dive: Genting Cruise Lines; Strategies and Opportunities

2:40 PM

Quantum Leadership as the Catalyst and Enabler for Transformational Wellness

2:50 PM

Developing a Portfolio Strategy to Address Rapidly Changing Market Dynamics

3:15 PM

Airbnb Gets Focused on China and India in its Asia Expansion

3:40 PM

Networking Break

4:10 PM

Flying High: AirAsia Looks to New Frontiers

4:35 PM

Build Lasting Relationships Using Customer Feedback

4:45 PM

With Deep Pockets and Mighty Goals, OYO Goes Global