Travel industry prepares to do business at WTM Virtual


Highlights of this week’s agenda include:Global tourism forecasts from Euromonitor InternationalITIC - International Tourism & Investment ConferenceResponsible Tourism programmeAviation sessions with bosses of major low-cost carriers Ryanair and JetBlueUNWTO, WTTC & WTM Ministers’ SummitMinisters from Israel, UAE and BahrainWTM Senior Director Simon Press said:“The travel and tourism industry is facing its worst crisis in living memory, so WTM Virtual will provide a crucial platform for planning the bounce-back, reconnecting with business partners, forging new connections, and learning about the best way forward.”The Euromonitor International report, to be launched tomorrow at WTM Virtual, will explain why global tourism will take between three and five years to recover from Covid-19.Called ‘Accelerating Travel Innovations after Coronavirus’, the study will also reveal how the travel industry is innovating in order to survive the devastating more...