Today’s the day! 100 prizes up for grabs at Travelweek’s ‘Future of Travel’ online event

Today’s the day! 100 prizes up for grabs at Travelweek’s ‘Future of Travel’ online event

TORONTO — We’re just minutes away from Travelweek’s latest ‘Future of Travel’ online event, which will be dedicated to travel agents in celebration of Travel Agent Month.

Taking place today, May 31, at 1 p.m. EDT, ‘Future of Travel: Agent Appreciation’ will feature a stellar lineup of keynote speakers and an incredible prize list that includes 10 flights, 30 hotel nights, 45 gift cards and 15 special gifts. 

To watch the event and for the chance to win a prize, click

“Although we’ve hosted several successful ‘Future of Travel’ events since the start of the pandemic, this one holds extra special meaning since it’s all about showing our appreciation for travel agents, who have worked tirelessly and valiantly throughout the pandemic,” says Devin Kinasz, publisher of Travelweek. 

“Now that travel has rebounded, we want them to know how much the travel industry truly values them by handing out some fabulous prizes, which they can win by answering fun trivia questions. We’ve also invited several top industry executives to share their latest updates and what the agent community means to them,” adds Kinasz.

Speaking at today’s online event will be:

  • Kristin Karst, Co-Owner and Executive Vice-President, AmaWaterways
  • Guy Young, Chief Engagement Officer, The Travel Corporation
  • Lorine Charles-St. Jules, CEO, Saint Lucia Tourism Authority
  • Armando Mendonca, President, AMpm Canada / Trade Liason, Canada for the Vienna Tourist Board
  • Elke Bachner, B2B Relations, Vienna Tourist Board
  • Amanda Morris, Director of Sales, Canada for Playa Resorts
  • Casey Canevari, Senior Manager, Global Trade, Brand USA
  • Jamie Milton, President, Uniglobe Carefree Travel, the founding travel agency of Travel Agent Day

Also taking part in ‘Future of Travel: Agent Appreciation’ are Hyatt Hotels, Canada Jetlines, G Adventures, Palladium Hotel Group, Sunwing, Antigua & Barbuda, Tourism Ireland, VISITFLANDERS and Visit Portugal, plus the Jamaica Tourist Board, the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism, Investments & Aviation, SATA Azores Airlines, VIA Rail and Wyoming Office of Tourism.

Travel agents can also catch the event on Travelweek’s and Profession Voyages’ Facebook pages, however, they will only be eligible to win prizes via

Watch the conference starting at 1 p.m. EDT by going to See you soon!

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