Hundreds of the foremost enterprise leaders, federal government ministers and key conclusion-makers in the world tourism sector will meet up with confront-to-deal with this weekend for the Planet Journey & Tourism Council’s World wide Summit 2021.
Less than the concept ‘Uniting the World for Recovery,’ the celebration is positioning alone as the to start with-time world tourism function where leaders will have gathered together because the Covid-19 pandemic ravaged the sector from March previous 12 months.
WTTC has ensured rigid world-course well being and hygiene protocols are in position to guard members, with tests available for delegates for the duration of the Summit.
Critical private and general public sector leaders will satisfy at the Moon Palace Resort in Cancun, Mexico, with countless numbers envisioned to join pretty much.
They will discuss their encounters and share ideal observe on topics from kickstarting restoration in the tourism sector to how to improve sustainability and inclusivity.
The summit will act as the system for restoration and will be the location wherever a roadmap will be outlined to choose the sector in direction of restarting worldwide vacation and present in the new ordinary.
WTTC will also launch a key ‘Women’s Initiative’ to operate in the direction of taking away present barriers for females within just the sector and to apply initiatives for increased good results for gals.
Delegates will also focus on electronic and touchless technologies that will turn out to be a big force write-up Covid-19 and be essential to making sure a protected and seamless traveller journey.
Gloria Guevara, WTTC main government, said: “The WTTC Worldwide Summit is the most essential event in the calendar as we provide collectively, for the initial time considering the fact that the pandemic outbreak, the cream of the tourism sector.
“The most influential leaders from both equally the non-public and community sectors will meet confront-to-face for the 1st time in approximately a calendar year as we begin a new chapter in the sector’s submit-pandemic restoration.
“More than at any time, as governments start off to re-open their economies, it is crucial we share understanding and greatest observe amid journey leaders and political leaders to navigate our way to a dependable restoration.”
Keynote speakers consist of the president of Colombia from 2010-2018, Juan Manuel Santos tennis legend and advocate for women’s issues and the setting, Martina Navratilova tourism minister of Greece, Harry Theocharis tourism minister of Saudi Arabia, Ahmed Al Khateeb Chris Nassetta, main government of Hilton and WTTC and Arnold Donald, main govt of Carnival Corporation.
Also amongst all those attending are leaders from Marriott Global IHG Resorts & Resorts Iberostar Expedia Google American Specific Airbnb Japan Airways and TUI.
In addition, leaders from the Journey Company Abercrombie & Kent Royal Caribbean Cruises Silversea Cruises are talking in superior-profile debates as very well as around 20 authorities delegations led by tourism ministers, this kind of as Mexico Colombia Spain Greece Portugal Saudi Arabia Panama the United Kingdom France the Philippines and the United States.