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Agenda 2022

13, 14 & 15 September 2022

Mumbai, India

Agenda 2022

Day 1 | 13 September 2022
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Registration
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Inauguration of Exhibition, VIP walk-around and meet-and-greet with Exhibitors
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Inaugural Program
Addresses by Tourism Ministers from India / Abroad, Travel Industry CEOs
12:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Media Event - St Petersburg Convention Bureau (By invite only)
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Lunch Break
02:00 PM - 02:45 PM
Destination Presentation - Saudi Tourism Authority
04:00 PM - 04:45 PM
Keynote Panel: The Emerging New World Order of International Travel
Alina Arutyunova
Deputy Chairperson,
Moscow City Tourism Committee
Hazim Al Hazmi
Chief Strategy Officer,
Saudi Tourism Authority
Arvind Bundhun
Director,
Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority
Robert Obolgogiani
Executive Vice President, CIS & South Asia,
Aviareps
Renjie Wong
Area Director, India & South Asia (Mumbai),
Singapore Tourism Board
Moderator
Sanjiv Agarwal
Founder,
Fairfest Media
04:50 PM - 05:30 PM
Panel Discussion: Trends Shaping The Indian Travel Market in 2022 and beyond
Brett Thorstad
Vice President, APAC, Travel Solutions
Sabre
Daniel D’Souza
President & Country Head - Holidays,
SOTC Travel
Praveen Iyer
Co-founder and Chief Commercial Officer,
Akasa Air
Sudhir Patil
Founder,
Veena World
Moderator
Daksh Sharma
Managing Partner,
TravHQ and Iffort
05:30 PM - 06:00 PM
WeddingSutra Engage
Darshan Shroff
Director,
Momente Weddings
Kartik Bhagat
Founder,
Dream Diaries
Nikhil Murarka
Director,
Centre Point Events
Nemish Sanghvi
Founder,
WE Hospitality (Weddings and Entertainment)
Neha Seth Arora
Co-Founder and Partner,
Saffron String
Monil Shah
Founder,
Kkings Events & Jackks Entertainment
Moderator
Parthip Thyagarajan
Co-founder,
Wedding Sutra
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
CineLocales: Bringing Global Destinations & Locations to Indian Cinema
Day 2 | 14 September 2022
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Destination Presentation
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Panel Discussion: The Challenges & Opportunities for the Indian Hospitality Industry
Abinash Manghani
CEO,
WelcomHeritage Hotels
Parveen Chander
Executive Vice President - Sales & Marketing,
IHCL
Vikramjit Singh
President,
Lemon Tree Hotels
Moderator
Sesh Seshadri
Former Director,
Lonely Planet
01:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Fireside Chat: How travel companies can evolve to succeed in post pandemic world
Abraham Alapatt
President,
Thomas Cook India
Sanjiv Agarwal
Founder,
Fairfest Media
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Networking Programme followed by Cocktails & Lunch by Moscow Tourism (By invite only)
02:00 PM - 02:45 PM
Why Responsible Tourism makes business sense by Dr. Harold Goodwin
Dr. Harold Goodwin
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Destination Presentation
03:45 PM - 04:15 PM
Destination Presentation - Rajasthan Tourism
04:30 PM - 05:15 PM
Panel Discussion: How to win the Next Billion Indian Travellers
Aditya Loomba
Jt Managing Director,
EcoRentaCar
Ankush Nijhawan
Co-founder,
TBO.com
Nitin Sethi
Chief Digital Officer - Consumer Business,
Adani Group
Moderator
Daksh Sharma
Managing Partner,
TravHQ and Iffort
05:40 PM - 06:10 PM
Hello New World: Digital Marketing for Travel Brands in an era of Change
Devendra Parulekar
Founder,
SaffronStays
Neha Sharma
Business Head,
Twitter
Neeraj Singh Dev
Senior Vice President & Head - eCommerce,
Thomas Cook India
Moderator
Daksh Sharma
Managing Partner,
TravHQ and Iffort
Day 3 | 15 September 2022
02:00 PM - 02:45 PM
Destination Presentation
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Valedictory and Awards Function