At FITUR: The International Spanish Tourism Trade Fair (Madrid, 19-23 May 2021), UNWTO will ensure sustainability, innovation and responsibility are a central part of the conversation. FITUR was the last global in-person trade fair to take place before the COVID-19 pandemic, and is the first one to return, sending a clear message of the resolve of the tourism sector for a safe and responsible restart.
Mark you calendar for our upcoming Hot Topics session, Breaking the Barriers: Creating an Industry for All, scheduled for Wednesday, May 19, from 3-4 pm (EST), which will focus on the issue of diversity and inclusion in our industry.
WTTC announce the Philippines as the next Global Summit host – Carnival Cruise CEO Arnold Donald named as WTTCs new Chair
The Summit delivers a vital opportunity for high-level club professionals and industry experts to directly address the topics that are most compelling and important to this specialized segment of hospitality. Coming up this May 24-25 at the Bahia Mar Fort Lauderdale Beach a Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, Florida; HFTP is seeing great interest in the event as attendance is nearing capacity.
World Travel & Tourism Council President & CEO Gloria Guevara praised the Travel & Tourism private sector for its steadfast and united approach during the Covid-19 pandemic and said together they would lead the way for the sector's recovery.
Taking place on July 12th and 13th in Philadelphia's Bok Building and PHS Pop-Up Garden-Manayunk respectively, INDIE Confab: Philadelphia will connect creative provocateurs and disruptors from the worlds of hotels, food & beverage, design, and finance.
Association is planning THE essential 'Back to Business' travel industry event of the year
The 2021 Global Scientific Summit on COVID-19 will bring together top global scientists and health experts discussing the latest discoveries, evidence-based insights and best practices for living in a world with COVID-19, and will build on a well-received similar forum hosted last year by WTTC and Carnival Corporation.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) partnered with the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) to lead a conversation on what the COVID-19 pandemics impact on global tourism means for development across the Asia-Pacific region. Held as part of the World Trade Organizations Aid-for-Trade Stocktaking Event, the special session brought key sector representatives together to assess how the sector can be transformed to drive recovery and build sustainability.
Hotel Plus Mockup Room Show Press Conference, the pre-event road show organized by Sinoexpo Informa Markets, was successfully held on March 9, 2021 at Mandarin Oriental Pudong Shanghai attended by over 200 hoteliers, developers, architects, interior designers, journalists, and industry insiders. Speakers from local and international hotel groups have shared their insights into the latest hospitality investment trends and design concepts as well as the hotel brands that will be brought to the upcoming Hotel Plus show scheduled from March 30 April 2, 2021 at SNIEC.