International Tourism Forum

International Tourism Forum

Theme : Overcoming the COVID-19 Crisis: Building the foundations for future resilience and sustainable tourism growth

In collaboration with UNWTO, we will launch International Tourism Forum on the first day of the EXPO, inviting ministerial class tourism executives from overseas. The panelists of the Ministerial Round Table will present views under the theme of Overcoming the COVID-19 Crisis: Building the foundations for future resilience and sustainable tourism growth.

Program

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English only

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Simultaneous interpreting available

International Tourism Forum

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Theme Overcoming the COVID-19 Crisis: Building the foundations for future resilience and sustainable tourism growth
Date & Time October 29, Thursday 14:45 – 16:15
Venue Okinawa Convention Center, Theater
Video Message Dr. Mario Hardy,
CEO, Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA)
Moderator Ms. Marjorie Dewey,
President, Connect Worldwide Japan Co., Ltd.
Panelist
H.E. Mr. Ayman Aly Kamel,
Ambassador, Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt in Japan
H.E. Mr. Jorge Toledo Albinana,
Ambassador, Embassy of the Kingdom of Spain in Japan
H.E. Mr. Singtong Lapisatepun,
Ambassador, Royal Thai Embassy in Japan
(Country in alphabetical order)
Mr. Tomohiro Kaneko,
Vice Commissioner, Japan Tourism Agency
Mr. Eijiro Yamakita,
President and CEO, JTB Corp.
Ms. Akiko Yoshida,
Executive Senior Vice President, Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)
Registration By invitation only
Tourism EXPO Japan Promotion Office
(Open: Weekdays 9:30-17:30)