Geoffrey Lipman, the President of the ICTP (International Coalition of Tourism Partners) and Chairman of the greenearth.travel was Chairman and Moderator of the two-day session of the 2013 Tourism Think Tank that preceded the World Tourism Forum Lucerne. … April 18, 2013
Minister Alain St.Ange from the Seychelles has confirmed that he will be joining the World Tourism Forum “Think Tank” in Lucerne, Switzerland, this coming April. The dimension of the tourism meeting in Lucerne has grown even further since the ICTP … March 15, 2013
Social media could destroy the mystery of Africa, but specialists will thrive as a result, according to a panel of senior African tourism businesses at the latest World Travel Market Meridian Club Think Tank, which took place Tuesday, July 10.
Senior … July 16, 2012
At the Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL)-UNWTO Silk Road Think Tank, 170 future hospitality leaders presented innovative strategies for how 10 UNWTO Member States can maximize their positioning as Silk Road destinations (Lausanne, Switzerland, June … June 8, 2012
On June 4, 2012, at the Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne, Le Chalet-à-Gobet located at 1000 Lausanne 25, Switzerland, 170 final year students from the Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne (EHL) are being challenged to build strong strategic plans for 10 Silk Road … May 29, 2012
Seychelles founding President, Sir James R. Mancham, is on his way to the USA, where he is to participate in a high-profile Think Tank hosted by the Hoover's Institute of War, Revolution and Peace of Stanford University in Palo Alto, California, USA, … April 23, 2012
BERLIN, Germany – As of now, all the expert knowledge at the ITB Berlin Convention 2012 is available at a glance, with visitors merely having to click on www.itb-kongress.com/program for a first look at the program of the three-day convention. As the … January 5, 2012
BERLIN, Germany – Ground-breaking topics will be on the agenda of tourism’s leading think tank. Next year, from March 7-9, the ITB Berlin Convention will once again be taking a look at the most important trends in the international travel industry. … November 17, 2011
As the world celebrates World Tourism Day on September 27, experts in the field of tourism and culture have underscored the need for local community engagement in tourism development at the official celebrations in Egypt (September 27, Aswan, Egypt).
“The … September 27, 2011
The UK government’s continued refusal to accept the damage its aviation policies are doing to UK plc was one of the major themes to emerge from the latest World Travel Market Meridian Club Think Tank.
Senior buyers with responsibility for air purchasing … September 12, 2011
Leisure guests will become increasingly important for hotels in the post-recession years, according to a high-level think tank in London this week.
World Travel Market, the premier global event for the travel industry, invited a dozen hotel suppliers … September 6, 2010
World Travel Market (WTM), the premier global event for the travel industry, last week launched its first executive Think Tank program for senior buyers in its Meridian Club.
National and regional tourism boards should pay more attention to sports … June 8, 2010
World Travel Market, the premier global event for the travel industry, is launching a year-round executive Think Tank program for senior buyers in its Meridian Club.
The program is designed to give Meridian Club buyers the opportunity for year-round … May 20, 2010
President James Michel has welcomed the launch of the Equator Institute, the Seychelles’ first think tank, which has a mandate to create an independent platform for policy research, driven by Seychellois professionals and academics.
The Equator … April 25, 2010
As the world’s leading travel industry platform, ITB Berlin 2010 takes a first look at a future, which in the long term will be marked by the financial and economic crisis, as well as by structural changes and changing travel behavior. One of the highlights … November 16, 2009
Tourism’s role in preserving diversity and fostering international understanding were at the center of this year’s World Tourism Day Think Tank debates around the 2009 theme “Tourism – Celebrating Diversity.” The Think Tank was the climax of … September 28, 2009
World Tourism Day, celebrated annually on September 27, will be taking place this year in Accra, Ghana. As part of the official celebrations, UNWTO will collaborate with the host country to organize a Think Tank around the 2009 theme "Tourism: Celebrating … September 24, 2009
MADRID/LIMA, Peru – Tourism growth must be pursued with increasing emphasis on ethics and local community involvement, as well as reducing carbon emissions systematically. This is the main conclusion of this year’s World Tourism Day (WTD) Think Tank … October 3, 2008