Special service for all international participants today: Four sessions of fvw|TravelTalk Kongress are in English – with travel trade top shots such as IATA boss Willie Walsh, Mandar Vaidya, head of Oyo Vacation Homes, and Arnold Donald, President & CEO of Carnival Corporation.
fvw|TravelTalk Kongress is again held as a virtual event. with a mix of strategic views from top speakers about the future of the travel industry as well as wide-ranging sales topics for travel agents. An absolute highlight for international travel trade experts is on stage today (Thursday, September 2): fvw|TravelTalk Kongress features four exciting talks. Klaus Hildebrandt, Editor-in-Chief of fvw|TravelTalk, is welcoming four big names and brands in the travel and tourism industry.
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Among them are top managers such as Arnold Donald, the CEO of the world's largest cruise company Carnival with brands like Aida, Costa and Cunard, and Mandar Vaidya, head of Indian group Oyo Vacation Homes, a holiday homes heavyweight with brands such as Belvilla, Traum-Ferienwohnungen, Dancenter and TUI Ferienhaus.
Four top managers, four thrilling topics
- At 12:30 p.m., Willie Walsh, former boss of British Airways and International Airline Group (IAG) and Secretary General of International Air Transport Association (IATA) is addressing "The global challenges for the aviation industry" such as safety, the climate debate and fluctuating demand.
- At 2:00 p.m., Nicolas Darveau-Garneau, Chief Evangelist of search machine giant Google, is presenting "The next steps of digitalization – how Google looks at the future trends".
- At 4:15 p.m., Arnold Donald, President & CEO of Carnival Corporation, is entering the stage and answering the question: "Still a growth industry? The challenges and the prospects of cruises."
- At 4:45 p.m., Mandar Vaidya, CEO of Oyo Vacation Homes Europe, is looking at a booming market in Covid-19 times: "Digitalization of a growing market: Holiday Homes and the plans of an Indian hotel disruptor".