China Tourism Forum at WTM Virtual

The fast recovery of travel and tourism in China started with May Day holiday and further enhanced during the 2nd Golden Week holiday in the beginning of October when domestic flights and hotels experienced the level of traffic surpassing that of 2019. Such fast and strong recovery confirmed Covid 19 can be overcome with the right measures and, people do regain confidence in traveling and holidaying pretty fast.

The China Tourism Forum during WTM Virtual will shed some lights on what right measures China has taken in the recovery of travel and tourism industry not only in China but also to destinations that formed air bridge and/or safe corridors. Senior travel professionals from China and various destinations around the world will share their experience in sending and receiving Chinese visitors. The Forum will also demonstrate the most cost effective way of reaching the outbound travel trade and millions of Chinese travelers during and post COVID 19.

Therefore, China Tourism Forum during WTM Virtual will benefit any destination and travel related business that are keen on recovering from COVID 19 from DMOs to DMCs; from airports to attractions and many more.

World Travel Online (WTO) was the 1st and still the leading outbound travel portal on the China Wide Web providing destination information in Chinese to the entire outbound travel trade and also via its popular social media platforms reaching millions of Chinese travelers throughout China 24/7 throughout the year.
Mr. Bowen Sun is the Director of Globalization Research Center of Group (formerly International) provides travel services including accommodation reservation, transportation ticketing, packaged tours and corporate travel management. Founded in 1999, the company owns and operates, Skyscanner, Qunar, and Ctrip, all of which are online travel agencies.
Paul Pennicook was appointed the CEO of the Curaçao Tourist Board in 2018 with endorsements by the nation's highest-ranking government officials who were confident in his abilities and proven track record to inspire forward momentum. With a mandate to implement Curaçao's five-year master plan – which includes increasing airlift and shifting demand to emphasize the American market – Paul's recent work to develop relationships with key partners, secure additional routes, and oversee the implementation of a new global branding campaign, has proved integral in driving double-digit growth for the past six months.
Dawn is a marketing professional whose experiences cover digital marketing, brand and content marketing, social media, and public relations for startups, agencies, media conglomerates and brands.
Amjad Nashashibi is the director of sales and marketing at Swiss Quality Hotels International (SQHI). His passion for tourism as well as hospitality, and his broad experience in different markets in Europe, USA & Asia, combined with his background/training in science (analytical mind capability) bring an in-depth and unique approach in promoting the 60 Swiss quality member hotels worldwide.
Davide Machado is founder and Managing Director of City Transfers UK transport platform and provider that focusses on the travel trade and tourism industry.