Day 1 : Travel Insider Summit：Future of Chinese Travel
For Industry Professionals & Trade
March 10th, 2017, 2PM - 8PM
By tickets only, The North America Travel Show is excited to host a half-day summit for travel industry professionals. The Travel Insider Summit will explore current trends and the future outlook for Chinese travelers.
At the Travel Insider Summit, industry professionals will learn from top speakers presenting about the following topics:
How to partner with organizations to grow inbound Chinese tourism
Marketing strategies to attract Chinese travelers
WeChat 101 for travel companies, attractions, and destinations
Working with Chinese media
2:00 pm - Opening Remark
Jack Lok, Principle of China Nihao
2:10 pm - Engaging Chinese Travelers through Retail, Tourism, and Hospitality
2:45 pm - The U.S. Perspective: News Stories About Chinese Travel
Rafat Ali, CEO of Skift
3:05 pm - Connecting with the Chinese Media, Journalists, and Influencers.
Fan Bu, Journalist
David Zhou, IM2CHINA
4:00 pm - Using Chinese Social Media Demo with #1 China/NYC Blogger
Vera Wang, Creator of VERAWANGXNYC
4:20 pm - The Next 5 Years: Outlook on Chinese Travel
5:20 pm Closing Remarks
Rick Sun, CEO of L&L Travel
6:00 pm - Cocktails & Hor d'Oeuvres
8:00 pm - Program Ends
Day 2 : North America Travel Show
On day 2 of the North America Travel Show, we will open our doors to travelers who will have the opportunity to peruse through dozens of travel vendors, tour operators, and services to plan their next trip.
This is an excellent opportunity for our vendors to bridge the gap and make their product known to the ever-expanding Asian market.