Leisure Week - Industry news and jobs in sport, health & fitness, spa & beauty, attractions & museums, commercial leisure and hospitality
 News | Jobs | Sign up for our free e-zine 22 January 2019 
07 Nov 2018
UNWTO focuses on tech investment at World Travel Market
By Luke Cloherty
UNWTO focuses on tech investment at World Travel Market
Both panels were moderated by CNN’s business correspondent Richard Quest

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) hosted this year’s Minister’s Summit at the World Travel Market (WTM) in London yesterday (6 November 2018) on the topic of Investment in Tourism Technology.

Continuing the conversation on innovation and digital transformation in tourism, which began at the celebrations for World Tourism Day 2018 – on 27 September – in Budapest, the organisation invited a panel of private investors to talk about investment in tourism technology.

It then followed this up with the ministerial segment that linked both the public and private sectors to ensure that digital transformation enhances inclusion, sustainability and competitiveness.

Both panels were moderated by CNN’s business correspondent Richard Quest, anchor of Quest Means Business and focussed on innovative ideas and partnerships that can boost investment.

Also at WTM, UNWTO launched a whitepaper on the role of music in tourism development, marketing and experiences and the economic benefits of music and tourism sector partnerships, which it has produced in collaboration with Procolombia and Sound Diplomacy.

The paper, called Music is the New Gastronomy, accompanied a panel exploring the value of music tourism in depth.

The WTM has been a three-day event in London culminating today.

back
Jobs in this issue
Marketing Assistant
Cardiff, Wales
The Gym Group
Senior Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Ruislip, West London
GLL
Personal Trainer
London, England, UK
The Gym Group
Personal Trainer
Cardiff, Wales, UK
The Gym Group
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Chelsea, West London
GLL
Holiday Activity/Sports Centre Assistant Manager
Dorset, UK
Clayesmore School
Operations Manager
San Francisco, CA, USA
Madame Tussauds
Social Media Producer
Goshen, New York, USA
Legoland
Fitness Instructor
Godalming, UK
Charterhouse Club
Group Sales Coordinator
Chicago, IL, USA
Legoland Discovery Centre
Fitness Apprentice
énergie Fitness Cheadle
énergie group
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Woolwich, London, UK
GLL




Post your jobs online .... click here
The Leisure Media Company, Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ.
Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 Fax: +44 (0)1462 433909 |
About us | © Cybertrek Ltd