World Tourism Conference 2013

When: Mon, October 21, 8:00am – Tue, October 22, 10:30pm, 2013
Where: Hotel Equatorial, Melaka, Malaysia
Admission: MYR 100
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In support of Malaysia's long term and successful tourism marketing efforts, the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has partnered with the Government of Malaysia to co-organise the 3rd Edition of the World Tourism Conference in the vibrant and historical State of Melaka. Topics include:
  • Prospering with Higher Yield Markets  - Hermes Navarro del Valle, Costa Rica 
  • Beyond Profits - Yoshiaki Hompo, Former Japan Tourism Agency Commissioner
  • Targeting for Less to Get More  - Thuji Dorji, Acting DG, Tourism Council of Bhutan
  • Surfing On The Hallyu Wave - Charm Lee, CEO, Korean Tourism Organization
  • New Approaches In Technology - Rob Torres, Head of Travel, Google
  • Tourism and Mega Events - Christopher Rodrigues; Chairman, VisitBritain
  • Scaling up the Benefits of Homestay and its Variants - Prof Dr. Amran Hamzah, UTM
  • Malaysia Attracting Youths and Gen-Y Travellers  - David Chapman, DG, WYSETC 
  • Low Cost Carriers - Azran Osman Rani, CEO, Air Asia X