World Tourism Forum Lucerne
The World Tourism Forum Lucerne is the only tourism platform where international top-level decision makers from industry, government, academia and finance collaborate on future challenges together with tomorrow’s generation.
Founded in 2008, the Forum has developed continuously and has built up a worldwide network of personal relationships. We cordially invite you to join this exceptional platform with a focus on an open-minded and future-oriented exchange across industries and generations.
Speakers at world tourism forum lucerne 2019
CEO, Tourism Development Authority of the Government of Ras Al Khaimah
Professor & Director of the Institute of Management & Strategy, University of St.Gallen
Group CMO and General Manager Digital, Radio Africa
Minister of Tourism, Arab Republic of Egypt
Presenter & Creator Outside Source, BBC News
Entrepreneur, Chairman Helvetica Capital AG
Board Member Radisson Hospitality, Chairman Zurich Airport
COO / Co-Founder, bidroom.com
Vice President Industry Affairs, Amadeus IT Group SA
Head of the Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research EAER
Dean & E.M. Statler Professor, Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
Undersecretary, Ministry of Tourism, Oman
Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL)
Chief Executive, The Travel Corporation
Steering Committee, World Tourism Forum Lucerne
CEO & Founder, Aptamind Partners
Dean - Hospitality & Sustainable Tourism, Boto University, Botswana
Co-Founder Bye Bye Plastic Bags
President & CEO, World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC)
Chairman Board of Directors Schwyz Tourismus AG
President & CEO, Global Fund for Women
Director, Global Inclusion & Diversity KPMG
Chief Digital Officer, AccorHotels
Non-executive Chairman of the LVMH watchmaking division, LVMH Group
Chairman of the board, Hublot
Chairman of the board, Zenith
Young Talent Programme
To raise the importance of talents within the industry, the Young Talent Programme has become an inherent part of our Forum. To foster talents within the industry, we bridge the generation gap by fostering the exchange between CEOs and Young Talents.
START-UP INNOVATION CAMP
New ideas, fresh minds and creative thinking - innovation is a key driver for success. With the launch of the Start-Up Innovation Camp, we are looking for new and innovative business models on a global scale.
Next Generation Leaders DAY
To discuss the future without including tomorrow's leaders is simply not possible. The Next Generation Leaders Day is a great way for current leaders to actively encourage and mentor the current rising stars in their companies.
Tourism Star Award
World Tourism Forum Lucerne is looking for the most committed and passionate person working in the travel, tourism and hospitality industry. The winner of the Tourism Star Award will be announced at World Tourism Forum Lucerne.