16th April 2015, 10.30 am
IFEMA, Feria de Madrid
The role of cities in driving Travel & Tourism within a nation’s economy has significantly changed in the past twenty years. The arrival of low cost airlines and the consumer shift towards more, shorter breaks has reinvented the city as destination. Euromonitor’s CEO Tim Kitchin will highlight the strategic importance of cities in his key note speech, Cities for Success.
Tim’s presentation highlights the fundamental factors driving the irreversible shift to urban living and showcases which cities will drive tourism demand of the future and where travel players should be investing.
Tim will present Euromonitor’s Cities unique Framework for Success, highlighting key priorities as local governments around the world aim to strike the right balance between the demands of tourists and residents to build smart yet sustainable cities.
The 15th annual WTTC Global Summit will once again unite Travel & Tourism leaders from across the whole world, bringing together top representatives from the public and private sectors, from travel associations and the media in a unique networking and discussion forum.Attendance at the WTTC Global Summit is complimentary and by invitation only for those holding the most senior positions in Travel & Tourism in the public and private sector, and for related media. All WTTC events are also broadcast live at www.wttc.org
Euromonitor International is pleased to be WTTC Knowledge Partner.
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