Digital Travel Summit APAC 2020

08 - 09 December, 2020

Online 9AM - 4PM SGT (GMT +8)

Day 1: Tuesday, 8 December 2020

Welcome

9:00 am - 9:10 am Welcome Address: Danny Levy, Managing Director, Digital Travel Summit APAC & Gladys Caligagan, Conference Director, Digital Travel Summit APAC

Life After the Pandemic – What’s Next?

9:10 am - 9:30 am Opening Keynote: The road to recovery – Shining a spotlight on the lessons learnt and where we go from here

Mr Steve Saxon, Partner at McKinsey & Company

Mr Steve Saxon

Partner
McKinsey & Company

Gaurav Bansal, India Head at Google Maps Enterprise Sales

Gaurav Bansal

India Head
Google Maps Enterprise Sales

Ian McPherson, Enterprise Sales Manager at Google Maps Platform

Ian McPherson

Enterprise Sales Manager
Google Maps Platform

Nicola Dalmazzo, Field Sales Representative, ASEAN at Geo Enterprise

Nicola Dalmazzo

Field Sales Representative, ASEAN
Geo Enterprise

Samuel Jeanblanc, Regional Partner Sales Manager,  North Asia at Google Maps Platform

Samuel Jeanblanc

Regional Partner Sales Manager, North Asia
Google Maps Platform

Akira Mitsumasu, VP of Global Marketing at Japan Airlines

Akira Mitsumasu

VP of Global Marketing
Japan Airlines

Mr Aditya Tagarwal, Head of Corporate Strategy at Cleartrip

Mr Aditya Tagarwal

Head of Corporate Strategy
Cleartrip

Ms Cinn Tan, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer at Pan Pacific Hotels Group

Ms Cinn Tan

Chief Sales & Marketing Officer
Pan Pacific Hotels Group

Jeff Pan, CEO at Flymya

Jeff Pan

CEO
Flymya

Karen Yue, Group Editor at TTG Asia Media

Karen Yue

Group Editor
TTG Asia Media

10:35 am - 10:45 am 10 minute break

10:45 am - 11:25 am Super apps Panel: Meet the super apps – How the pandemic has changed the game and reinvented business models

Hai Ho, Co-Founder & CEO at Triip

Hai Ho

Co-Founder & CEO
Triip

Kei Shibata, Co-Founder & CEO at LINE TRAVEL jp & Trip101

Kei Shibata

Co-Founder & CEO
LINE TRAVEL jp & Trip101

Ravi Shankar, Chief Growth & Platform Officer at AirAsia

Ravi Shankar

Chief Growth & Platform Officer
AirAsia

Mr Frank Ravanelli, APAC Digital Media & Marketing Operations Manager at Foreo

Mr Frank Ravanelli

APAC Digital Media & Marketing Operations Manager
Foreo

Re-defining the Future of Asia Travel

11:25 am - 12:05 pm All-Star Panel: Tourism boards 2.0 – A country-by-country look at how Asia is reopening for travel

Zulkifly Md Said, Director General at Tourism Malaysia

Zulkifly Md Said

Director General
Tourism Malaysia

Andrew Hogg, Executive General Manager, APAC & Aviation at Tourism Australia

Andrew Hogg

Executive General Manager, APAC & Aviation
Tourism Australia

Emil Petrov, Head of Strategy at Tourism New Zealand

Emil Petrov

Head of Strategy
Tourism New Zealand

Mario Hardy, CEO at PATA

Mario Hardy

CEO
PATA

12:05 pm - 12:30 pm Interview: Rising from the rubble – What are the hottest investments now?

Wayne Chu, Partner at Mindworks Ventures

Wayne Chu

Partner
Mindworks Ventures

Mr Frank Ravanelli, APAC Digital Media & Marketing Operations Manager at Foreo

Mr Frank Ravanelli

APAC Digital Media & Marketing Operations Manager
Foreo

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch break

Path to Recovery

Sunil Suresh, Group Chief Marketing Officer at makemytrip

Sunil Suresh

Group Chief Marketing Officer
makemytrip

Shirley Lesmana, VP of Marketing, Accommodation at Traveloka

Shirley Lesmana

VP of Marketing, Accommodation
Traveloka

Nuno Guerreiro, Regional Director South East Asia at Booking.com

Nuno Guerreiro

Regional Director South East Asia
Booking.com

Yousaf Rizvi, CEO & Founder at Checkin.pk

Yousaf Rizvi

CEO & Founder
Checkin.pk

John Sinke, Director, eCommerce at Hong Kong Disneyland

John Sinke

Director, eCommerce
Hong Kong Disneyland

Ms Emilie Couton, VP Digital Marketing Asia Pacific at Accor

Ms Emilie Couton

VP Digital Marketing Asia Pacific
Accor

Liviu Nedef, Chief Marketing Officer at RedDoorz

Liviu Nedef

Chief Marketing Officer
RedDoorz

Tejveer Bedi, Group Revenue Director at Park Hotel Group

Tejveer Bedi

Group Revenue Director
Park Hotel Group

Mr Matthew Stephens, Managing Director at eHotelier

Mr Matthew Stephens

Managing Director
eHotelier

3:00 pm - 3:10 pm 10 minute break

3:10 pm - 3:35 pm Airline Interview: How can you use this crisis to better prepare for the future?

Jerome Thil, VP of Digital Innovation at Singapore Airlines

Jerome Thil

VP of Digital Innovation
Singapore Airlines

Volodymyr Bilotkach, Associate Professor at Singapore Institute of Technology

Volodymyr Bilotkach

Associate Professor
Singapore Institute of Technology

Optimizing Customer Loyalty

3:35 pm - 4:20 pm All Star Panel: Master customer journeys, not just transactions – How can you foster loyalty and the lifetime value of customers in 2021 and beyond?

Yousaf Rizvi, CEO & Founder at Checkin.pk

Yousaf Rizvi

CEO & Founder
Checkin.pk

Takashi Yokaichiya, Head of Marketing at Rakuten Travel

Takashi Yokaichiya

Head of Marketing
Rakuten Travel

Parthiven Shan, CEO at Tripcarte

Parthiven Shan

CEO
Tripcarte

Ronald Dalderup, Former VP of Special Projects at Shangri-La Group

Ronald Dalderup

Former VP of Special Projects
Shangri-La Group

Closing

4:20 pm - 4:20 pm End of Digital Travel APAC Premium Content Day