2021 General Program Information
The program information below is preliminary and subject to change.
Thursday, 24 June
Kick-Off and Interactive Session - 14:00 to 16:00 CET
The Young Leaders Summit convenes for the first time. Get to know your fellow stars during an interactive session.
Welcome Words - Aurélie Krau and Walter Buschta
Travel leaders stories - Creating opportunities out of chaos
Personal Development - Special Guest – Keynote: "How to be a badass at work and life!"
Activity - #WritingTheSequel - The Big Brainstorming Session, moderated by industry experts
Moderators and Speakers
Aurélie Krau, Consultant, FESTIVE ROAD
Carrie D. Fabris, Chief ReFramer, CareerFrame
Prof. Dr. C. Claudia Broezel, Professor of tourism economy and marketing, Focus: eMarketing, eTourism and ethics, HNEE
Julie White, VP Commercial, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
Mark Lenahan, Propositions Director, Airlines, Travelport
Jeff Pan, Former CEO, Flymya
Jeroen van Velzen, CEO & Co-founder, Roadmap
Pete Comeau, Managing Director, Phocuswright
Walter Buschta, Vice President, Marketing, Phocuswright
Network with the rest of the class and meet with alumni. Discover their tips and secrets for a successful Young Leaders Summit. Interact with Phocuswright staff and start your conference planning.
Roundtable Discussions - 16:30 to 17:15 CET
Rub shoulders with industry leaders who will join the group and share their experiences as they climbed the so-called corporate ladder.
Industry Leaders / Mentors
Happy Hour - 17:15 to 18:00 CET
(Virtual) cocktails are served! Take a break from business (or not) and mingle with your newfound friends from across the industry.