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· Stage
MEET & GREET - LEARN HOW TO USE THE PLATFORM
Yasir Alsaggaf
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WELCOME FROM AND TO SAUDI ARABIA
H.E. Ahmed Al Khateeb
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THE G20 TALKS - WHAT ARE THE NEXT STEPS
Gloria Guevara John Defterios
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FOSTERING CONNECTION AND COLLABORATION WITHIN THE INDUSTRY AND BUILDING TRUST
Stephen Sackur Alexandre deJuniac
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THE SHIFTING ECONOMIC LANDSCAPE
Jeremy Rifkin Stephen Sackur
· Networking
COFFEE BREAK & NETWORKING
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TOURISM, TRAVEL AND HOSPITALITY - FACTS & FIGURES AND THE ROAD TO THE FUTURE
Alex Dichter
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HOW INDUSTRY LEADERS HAVE ADAPTED THEIR BUSINESS FOR THE NEW WORLD
Geoffrey Kent Stephen Sackur
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OPTIMISM, COURAGE - WHAT IT TAKES TO LEAD IN A GLOBAL PANDEMIC
Arne Sorenson Stephen Sackur
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HARD TALK WITH BARRY STERNLICHT, CHAIRMAN AND CEO OF STARWOOD CAPITAL GROUP
Barry Sternlicht Stephen Sackur
· Sessions
NEW FUTURE OF CULINARY EXCELLENCE IN THE KINGDOM
Stefan Breg Mayada Badr
· Networking
COFFEE BREAK & NETWORKING
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JERRY INZERILLO, CEO OF DIRIYAH GATE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, TAKES YOU ON A TOUR OF UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE AT-TURAIF LOCATED IN DIRIYAH, HOME OF THE FIRST SAUDI STATE, AND SPEAKS ON THE IMPORTANCE OF CULTURE, HERITAGE AND AUTHENTICITY
Jerry  Inzerillo Jonathan Worsley
· Sessions
DATA TRENDS AND INSIGHTS ON THE HOTEL INDUSTRY
Robin Rossmann
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CUTTING EDGE TECHNOLOGY THAT COULD ALLOW THE WORLD TO TRAVEL AGAIN
Prof. Alexander Kekulé Hans-Christian "Chris" Boos Dangui Oduber David Tarsh
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AIR TRAVEL - HOW CAN WE INSPIRE TRAVELLER CONFIDENCE AND RECONNECT THE GLOBE?
John Grant Olivier Ponti Dirk Singer
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BIODIVERSITY & TOURISM: CONFLICT OR SYMBIOSIS?
John Scanlon Shannon Guihan Josef Settele SHAUN VORSTER
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INNOVATING TO BUILD TRUST AND TRAVELER CONFIDENCE
Arnold Donald Chris Nassetta Peter Greenberg
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DRIVING RESPONSIBLE RECOVERY
Keith Barr Lissa Engle
· Sessions
DESIGNING SPACES FOR TOMORROWS TRAVELERS
Andrew Fay Alessandro Tedesco Tim Peck David Keen Anthony Mallows
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HOW WILL WE ATTRACT AND TRAIN FUTURE LEADERS AND YOUNG TALENT DURING AND AFTER THIS CRISIS?
Inès Blal Kate Walsh Wolfgang Lindlbauer Christian Clerc Filip Boyen
· Sessions
RADICAL & DISRUPTIVE BRANDS AND HOW THEY ARE ADAPTING TO THE NEW NORMAL
Jennifer Fox Marloes Knippenberg Christopher Norton Arash Azarbarzin
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DAY 1 THANK YOU
Yasir Alsaggaf
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WELCOME BACK
Yasir Alsaggaf
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WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO ATTRACT NEW INVESTMENTS IN THE TOURISM INDUSTRY
H.E. Khalid al-Falih John Defterios
· Sessions
UNDERSTANDING THE ANXIETY PEAK IN CUSTOMERS MEANS KNOWING HOW TO AVOID IT
Margaux Constantin
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THE PALAU PLEDGE - THE RESPONSIBILITY IS OURS
Debbie Remengesau
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AMR ALMADANI, CEO, SHEDS LIGHT ON THE ROYAL COMMISSION FOR ALULA’S DEVELOPMENT OF A GLOBAL CULTURAL DESTINATION THROUGH PARTNERSHIPS, INNOVATION, AND THE UNION OF LOCAL COMMUNITIES WITH RICH HERITAGE
Jonathan Worsley Amr AlMadani
· Sessions
WOMEN LEADERSHIP
Hala Choufany Bashayer Almajed Lynn Chouman Lissa Engle
· Sessions
FUTURE OF EVENTS - HOW ARE LEADERS TRANSFORMING AND SURVIVING?
Sandra  Howard Wolfgang Marzin Martin Barth Paul Samuels
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BEYOND GREENWASHING – from the Red Sea Deep Blue Expedition
Paul Marshall
· Networking
COFFEE BREAK & NETWORKING
· Sessions
NEXT GENERATION OF CHEFS AND THEIR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
Heleri Rande Vivek Singh
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HOW WILL TOURIST DESTINATIONS RE-INVENT THEMSELVES?
Keith  Tan Fahd Hamidaddin Paul Charles Todd Davidson
· Sessions
ADVENTURE TRAVEL - FROM EXTREME TO MICRO
James Thornton Shannon Stowell Norie Quintos Monica Price Alistair Gosling
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DOES PLANNING FOR THE NEXT 5 YEARS MAKE SENSE IN TIME OF CRISIS?
Federico Gonzalez Cyril Ranque John Defterios
· Sessions
THE FUTURE OF GASTRONOMY AS A LEADING DRIVER FOR TRAVEL - HOW WILL THIS CHANGE
Arva Ahmed Trevor Benson Michelangelo  Cestari Didier Souillat James Hacon
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JOHN PAGANO, CEO OF THE RED SEA DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, GIVES YOU THE LATEST PROGRESS UPDATES ON SAUDI ARABIA’S FLAGHSIP TOURISM PROJECT, AND SPEAKS ON THE IMPORTANCE OF REGENERATING THE DESTINATION
Jonathan Worsley John Pagano
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WELL-BEING IN THE POST COVID ERA
ANITA MENDIRATTA Mia Kyricos Susie Ellis Thierry Malleret
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GROW BIG OR GO HOME
Ritesh Agarwal Nick van Marken
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WHAT CAN WE EXPECT FROM THE POST-COVID CONSUMER?
Caroline Bremner
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PERSPECTIVE AND TRENDS FROM TRAVEL COMPANIES ON THEIR CLIENTS APPETITE FOR TRAVELING
Vipul Prakash Ross Veitch Muzzammil Ahussain Matthieu DE CLERCQ
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EXPERIENCE AS A DRIVER FOR TRAVEL
Annastasia Seebohm MARY GOSTELOW Jose Silva
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HOW CAN DATA SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY RE-IMAGINE YOUR BUSINESS
Aadel Benyoussef Oussama Berqi Jalil Mekouar
· Networking
COFFEE BREAK & NETWORKING
· Stage
SYSTEMIC APPROACH TO REWIRING YOUR BUSINESS TO A SUSTAINABLE MODEL - HOW DO YOU RE THINK YOUR ENTIRE BUSINESS
Ufi Ibrahim William McDonough Sébastien Bazin
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THE ROLE OF INNOVATION AND DISRUPTION FOR THE FUTURE OF TOURISM
Terry Jones Jonathan Worsley
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2021 G20 PRESIDENCY - ITALY
Lorenza Bonaccorsi
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THANK YOU FROM SAUDI ARABIA
Sarah Al-Husseini

Speakers

Zurab Pololikashvili

Secretary-General, UNWTO

Paul Marshall

Chief Environment Officer, Neom

Barry Sternlicht

Chairman & CEO, Starwood Capital Group

Annastasia Seebohm

Global Chief Executive Officer, Quintessentially Group

John Pagano

CEO, The Red Sea Development

Debbie Remengesau

First Lady, Palau

Prof. Alexander Kekulé

Director, Institute for Biosecurity Research

Gloria Guevara

President & Chief Executive Officer, World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC)

Jeremy Rifkin

Economic and social theorist, writer, public speaker, political advisor, and activist

Federico Gonzalez

Chief Executive Officer, Radisson Hotel Group

H.E. Khalid al-Falih

Minister, Ministry of Investment, Saudi Arabia

Olivier Ponti

Vice President, Insights, ForwardKeys

John Grant

Partner, Midas Aviation

Arne Sorenson

President & Chief Executive Officer, Marriott International

William McDonough

Founding Principal, William McDonough + Partners

Ufi Ibrahim

Founder and Chief Executive, Energy and Environment Alliance

Amr AlMadani

CEO, AlUla

Vipul Prakash

COO, MakeMyTrip and Goibibo

Dirk Singer

Research Director, Simpliflying

Sarah Al-Husseini

General Director of International Cooperation, Ministry of Tourism, Saudi Arabia

Paul Charles

Founder & CEO, The PC Agency

Fahd Hamidaddin

Chief Executive Officer, Saudi Tourism Authority

Keith Tan

Chief Executive, Singapore Tourism Board

Sandra Howard

Executive Director, Greater Medellin Convention & Visitors Bureau

Cyril Ranque

President, Travel Partners Expedia Group

Yasir Alsaggaf

MC

Wolfgang Marzin

President & Chief Executive Officer, Messe Frankfurt

Stephen Sackur

Presenter, HARDTalk

Lorenza Bonaccorsi

Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism

H.E. Ahmed Al Khateeb

Minister of Tourism, Saudi Arabia

Keith Barr

Chief Executive Officer, IHG

MARY GOSTELOW

Girlahead - Gostelow Report - Mary Gostelow Girlahead Podcast - World Travel Essential Podcast

Bashayer Almajed

Professor of Law at Kuwait University and Advisor to the Kuwait National Assembly

Hala Choufany

President, HVS Middle East, Africa & South Asia

Lissa Engle

Founder and Managing Director, Berkeley Capital Group

Jerry Inzerillo

CEO, Diriyah Gate Development Authority

John Defterios

Business' Emerging Markets Editor and Anchor, CNN

Jonathan Worsley

Chairman, Bench Events

Thierry Malleret

Managing Partner, Monthly Barometer

Susie Ellis

Chairman & CEO, Global Wellness Institute

Mia Kyricos

President, Kyricos & Associates

Sébastien Bazin

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Accor

Geoffrey Kent

Founder and Co-Chairman, Abercrombie&Kent

Alistair Gosling

Founder & CEO, Extreme International

Paul Samuels

Executive Vice President Global Partnerships, AEG International

SHAUN VORSTER

Advisory Board of World Tourism Forum Lucerne & Professor Extraordinaire, University of Stellenbosch Business School

Josef Settele

Co-Chair of IPBES Global Assessment

Shannon Guihan

Chief TreadRight & Sustainability Officer, The Travel Corporation

John Scanlon

Special Envoy, African Parks

Anthony Mallows

President and CEO, WATG

Deep Kalra

Founder and Group Executive Chairman, MakeMyTrip Group

Filip Boyen

Chief Executive Officer, Forbes Travel Guide

Matthieu DE CLERCQ

Partner, Oliver Wyman

Muzzammil Ahussain

Chief Executive Officer of Consumer Travel, Seera Group

Ross Veitch

CEO & Co-Founder, Wego

Vivek Singh

Executive Chef, Founder and CEO, The Cinnamon Collection

Heleri Rande

Partner, THINK Hospitality

Lynn Chouman

Editor, LinkedIn News

David Keen

Chief Executive Officer, QUO

Tim Peck

Chairman, OBMI

James Hacon

Hospitality Commentator

Didier Souillat

Chief Executive Officer, Time Out Market

Michelangelo Cestari

Professor, Basque Culinary Centre

Trevor Benson

VP Destination Development, Culinary Tourism Alliance

Arva Ahmed

Co-Founder, Frying Pan Adventures

ANITA MENDIRATTA

Special Advisory to the Secretary General, UNWTO

Caroline Bremner

Head of Travel and Tourism Research, Euromonitor International

Margaux Constantin

Associate Partner, McKinsey & Company

Terry Jones

Founder, Travelocity.com and Founding Chairman, Kayak.com

Alex Dichter

Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company

Mayada Badr

CEO, Culinary Arts Commission

Stefan Breg

KSA & Group Strategy Director, Keane

Peter Greenberg

Travel Editor, CBS News

Chris Nassetta

President & CEO, Hilton

Robin Rossmann

Managing Director, STR

Monica Price

Co-Owner, ExperiencePlus! Bicycle Tours (USA) and BikesPlus (Italy)

Norie Quintos

President, Norie Quintos Media and Consulting

Shannon Stowell

CEO, Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA)

Alexandre deJuniac

Director General & CEO, International Air Transport Association (IATA)

Jose Silva

CEO, Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts

Christian Clerc

President - Global Operations, Four Seasons

Wolfgang Lindlbauer

CEO, Lobster Ink

Kate Walsh

Dean and E.M. Statler Professor, School of Hotel Administration, Cornell University

James Thornton

CEO, Intrepid Group

Alessandro Tedesco

CEO, FEBC

Christopher Norton

CEO, Equinox Hotels

David Tarsh

Managing Director, Tarsh Consulting

Dangui Oduber

Minister of Tourism, Public Health and Sport of Aruba

Jalil Mekouar

Founder & CEO, inHovate Solutions

Oussama Berqi

Data & AI Advisor and Consultant

Aadel Benyoussef

VP Europe, Excelerate Systems

Inès Blal

Executive Dean and Managing Director, École hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL)

Arnold Donald

President & CEO, Carnival Corporation & PLC

Marloes Knippenberg

CEO, Kerten Hospitality

Nick van Marken

Managing Director, van Marken Limited

Ritesh Agarwal

Founder & CEO (Group), OYO Hotels & Homes

Hans-Christian "Chris" Boos

Founder, Arago

Jennifer Fox

Industry Executive

Todd Davidson

Executive Director, Travel Oregon

Arash Azarbarzin

President, SH Hotels & Resorts

Andrew Fay

President and Co-Founder, The Gettys Group

Martin Barth

President & CEO, World Tourism Forum Lucerne

The event is over

Hosted by

Bench Digital

Insights Hub

G20 Tourism Track 2020

Outcomes of the Tourism Ministers Meeting on 7 October 2020 and the Diriyah Communique

Alula Framework

Inclusive community development through tourism

Forward Keys - Latin America & Caribbean

Olivier Ponti, VP Insights

OECD report to G20 Tourism Working Group

Safe and seamless travel and improved traveller experience

WTTC - Gloria Guevara

Global Performance 2019 & Economic Impact from COVID19 end of 2020

McKinsey & Company - Alex Dichter

The travel industry in numbers

STR - Robin Rossman

Data trends and insights on the hotel industry

OK2Roam - Hans-Christian Boos

Cutting edge technology that could allow the world to travel again

Forward Keys - Olivier Ponti

Global Aviation Outlook

McKinsey & Company - Margaux Constantin

Traveler anxiety and what we can do about it

Global Wellness Institute - Susie Ellis

$4.5 Trillion Global Wellness Economy

Euromonitor International - Caroline Bremner

Global Consumer Shifts after Coronavirus

Future Hospitality Summit

Interview: Vivek Singh, CEO, The Cinnamon Collection

Oliver Wyman - Matthieu De Clerq

Recovery and Beyond Report Conclusions