Wang Ping, Chairman of the Chamber of Tourism All-China Federation of Industry Commerce discusses their role in controlling Chinese tourism with majority being privately controlled, their involvement with the tourism authority, and the challenges of handling Chinese travellers.
Charles Lapointe, Preisdent and CEO of Tourisme Montreal discusses the organization of tourism in Canada as a strong model for others, the upcoming 400th anniversary for Quebec, and the importance of synergy.
Predrag Nenezic, Minister of Tourism and Environmental Protection for the Government of Montenegro discusses the growth of Montenegro by controlling the number of visitors, increasing revenue, and protecting the environment.
The Honorable Minister Onkokame Kitso Mokalla, Minister of Environment, Wildlife, and Tourism in the Republic of Botswana discusses sustainable development in his country including community involvement with outside investors.
Jeff Clarke, President and CEO of Travelport and Costas Christ, Head of Judges for the Tourism for Tomorrow Awards, discuss the importance of the awards, how Travelport is the lead sponsor, and the process for being nominated and ultimately judged.