TORONTO — Coming up on June 3, Travelweek is presenting a who’s who of travel industry executives speaking about the future of travel in a virtual conference open to all travel agents, suppliers and other industry partners.
‘The Future of Travel: Back to Business?’, taking place on Wed. June 3 from 1 – 3 p.m. EST, will feature two panel discussions as well as six keynote speakers.
The first panel will look at ‘The Future of Group Touring’ with panelists Wolf Paunic, President, Trafalgar Canada; Sheralyn Berry, President, Contiki Canada; David Green, VP Commercial, G Adventures; and Adam Hodge, VP Marketing, Goway.
The second panel will discuss ‘The Future of Destinations’ with Donavan White, Director of Tourism for the Jamaica Tourist Board; Lynda Falcone, Travel Trade Manager, VisitBritain; and Rodrigo Esponda, Managing Director, Los Cabos Tourism Board.
Six keynote speakers include:
- Joseph Adamo, Chief Distribution Officer, Transat and President, TDC
- Chuck Crowder, VP Sales & Distribution, WestJet
- Lisa Pierce, Managing Director of Canada & USA Sales, Air Canada
- Deana Murphy, VP Retail Sales, Sunwing
- Gary Sadler, Senior VP, Unique Vacations
- Michelle Palma, VP Field Sales, Uniworld
Devin Kinasz, Publisher, Travelweek is host and moderator for the event. “These are challenging times but the travel industry is incredibly resilient,” says Kinasz. “As borders begin to open in many of our favourite destinations abroad, and as travel and tourism in other countries starts to get back on track, we’re excited to look at how the Canadian travel industry is preparing to restart and thrive.”
Participants are eligible to win prizes, including the grand prize of a $500 VISA gift card.
To register click here.