Partnerships for Change and Development

Partnerships for Change and Development

5 Nov 2018, 15:15 - 16:15

UKI & International Inspiration Zone - TA190
Language:
English

Tourism takes place in destinations with multiple stakeholders, attractions, accommodation providers, transport, food and beverage providers, tour operators and guides, local people and local authorities. Rarely can much be achieved by one stakeholder working alone. Achieving change in destinations where tourism takes place generally requires that different interests work together. Five practitioners from a range of backgrounds will discuss what works and what doesn’t to shed light on how to do it better.

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Contributors

  • Harold Goodwin

    Moderator

    WTM Responsible Tourism Advisor

    Harold is WTM’s Responsible Tourism Advisor, he puts together the flagship Responsible Tourism programme at WTM London which attracts 2000...

  • James Thornton

    Speaker

    CEO

    Intrepid Group

    Hailing from the UK, James began his career in the lucrative field of investment management before making a career change to join Intrepid Travel’s...

  • Glynn O'Leary

    Speaker

    Co-founder & CEO

    Transfrontier Park Destinations

    Glynn is co-founder and Chief Executive of Transfrontier Parks Destinations, a company that specialises in rural tourism development through the...

  • Ólöf Ýrr Atladóttir

    Speaker

    Chief Destination Management & Marketing Officer

    Royal Commission for Al-Ula, Saudi Arabia

    Ólöf Ýrr Atladóttir was Director General of the Icelandic Tourist Board 2008 - 2017, or for ten tumultous years for Icelands tourism industry. During...

  • Paula Vlamings

    Speaker

    CEO

    Tourism Cares

    For more than a decade, Paula Vlamings has worked at the intersection of tourism and sustainability. Her 10 years in politics prior to moving into...

  • Elise Allart

    Speaker

    Executive Director Programmes & Operations

    TUI Care Foundation

    Since 2016 Elise has been appointed the Executive Director Programmes & Operations of TUI Care Foundation. She has been heading the Dutch foundation...

  • Caroline Warburton

    Speaker

    Regional Leadership Director (East)

    VisitScotland

    Caroline joined Scotland’s national tourism agency, VisitScotland (www.visitscotland.com), in April 2018 and is responsible for the organisation’s...

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