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Ted Turner, Virgin Atlantic Airways’ CEO Steve Ridgway, Expedia’s CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, Carlson Wagonlit Travel's CEO Douglas Anderson, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide's CEO Frits van Paasschen, TUI AG's Chairman Michael Frenzel, Transaero Airlines’ Chairman Alexander Pleshakov, TripAdvisor’s CEO Steve Kaufer and more were among influential business leaders and opinion-formers sharing their insights into the potential of Travel & Tourism for Powering Global Growth. Together with a specially-invited audience of more than 1,000 senior delegates, they will helped shape the global agenda for the future health of the industry.

The most influential Travel & Tourism event of the year, the Global Travel & Tourism Summit brings the most influential minds to bear on the most pressing issues facing Travel & Tourism today. It remains a crucial platform for those who truly wish to address opportunities to maximise the sustainable growth of Travel & Tourism.
Registration is now closed for this event. Once again speakers and the seniority of delegates combined provided fascinating and informative insights into the power and potential of Travel & Tourism. These insights will drive practical measures to inspire real change in the years to come and help convey our message to business and government leaders around the world.

WTTC’s Membership gives us a significant pool of senior industry champions to draw on making the Summit an outstanding opportunity to network with these individuals and many of their peers from around the world.