TO DISCUSS YOUR PROJECT OR LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR SERVICES:

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Special Thailand Tourism Forum 2020 – Web Event

Category: , Posted:04 Jun 2020 | 06:00 am

Thailand’s Mega Travel and Tourism Gateway Marketplace – ‘Temperature Check’

Bangkok is one of the world’s leading travel gateways. Its value to ‘Brand Thailand’ is the face of a nation.

During the current global pandemic, travel, tourism and hotels have been dramatically impacted. This special web event  edition of TTF is a much needed temperature check for the industry. Join us of as part of a developing storyline of how Bangkok will reopen travel and what hotels can do in these times of crisis.

Time & Date: 3 pm (Bangkok time), Wednesday, 17 June 2020

Venue: Zoom Webinar Broadcast from The Rosewood Bangkok

Organizers: The American Chamber of Commerce – Thailand (AMCHAM)

C9 Hotelworks Hospitality Consulting Group

Registration: Attendance is complimentary. Sign up

 

Program & Speakers

 

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm: A Special Thailand Tourism Forum 2020 – Bangkok Edition

‘Bend Don’t Break. Bangkok here and now.’

Bill Barnett, Managing Director, C9 Hotelworks

‘The Conversation. Thailand hotels talk back.’

David Johnson, Managing Director, Delivering Asia Communications
Thirayuth Chirathivat, CEO, Centara Hotels & Resorts

‘By the Numbers. Deep into the early trends of market reopening.’

Jesper Palmqvist, Area Director – Asia Pacific, STR

‘Return of International Flights – Certifications, Quarantines, Reciprocity.’

Charles Blocker, CEO, IC Partners Limited

‘Love Amongst the Ruins. Operator and OTA relations and the future of distribution.’

Robert Hecker, Managing Director-Pacific Asia, Horwath HTL
Two Special Guests

‘Buy. Sell. Hold. Investment trends, cap rates and shifting values from ground zero.’

Nihat Can Ercan, MD, Head of Investment Sales Asia – JLL’s Hotels & Hospitality Group

‘Bang the Drum. 2020’s domesticated hospitality consumer.’

David Keen, CEO, QUO

‘Doors Wide Open. A Bangkok hotel sales and marketing re-starter’

Leanne Reddie, Director of Sales and Marketing, Rosewood Bangkok

‘Operators and lenders… got the Fever or Chilled?’

Eric Levy, Managing Director, Tourism Solutions International (TSI)

‘Analyze This. A financial primer for Bangkok hotel owners.’

Nikhom Jensiriratanakorn, Director-Thailand, Horwath HTL

‘My Bangkok. Thainess rules.’

Wimintra Jangnin, Editor in Chief, Hotel Intel

Questions & Answers

David Johnson, CEO, Delivering Asia Communications

Sign up

Other News

Read more

Phuket International Reopening Next Week

Category: Tourism, Posted:30 Sep 2020 | 09:33 am The resort island of Phuket is preparing to welcome 120 Mainland Chinese overseas travelers from Guangzhou next week on October 8th. As per government guidelines, the visitors will stay in Alternative Local State Quarantine (ALSQ) hotels for 14 days. According to news sources and the Phuket public health office, there are presently nine hotels approved […]
Read more

The Future of Virtual Versus In-Person Hotel Events

Category: Hotels, Posted:25 Sep 2020 | 13:48 pm C9 Hotelworks and QUO have put together a short survey we hope you will take. As we look to the future of events for the hospitality and tourism sectors, we’re curious to understand more about your expectations and appetite. How far will you be willing to travel (if at all)? What subjects will you be […]
Read more

Project Rattan Focused On Restoring Thai Craft

Category: Tourism, Posted:20 Sep 2020 | 08:52 am If you find yourself in Bangkok from now until the end of December, you should take some time and visit Australian designer Patrick Keane’s Project Rattan exhibition at River City. Project Rattan is an exhibition of furniture design featuring Thai craftsmanship and aimed at restoring local artisans to create international level products. The exhibit is […]