Strategic insights from globally renowned destination marketers as Sri Lanka revives as the best place for travel.

Join the discussion with the who’s who in travel and media with Richard Quest – CNN Correspondent and Host of Quest Means Business, Anita Mendiratta, Special Advisor to the Secretary General – UNWTO, Puneet Chhatwal, CEO and Managing Director, Taj Hotels, TATA Group, any many more distinguished speakers and panelists.

This September, the Cinnamon Future of Tourism Summit explores the topic Challenges and Growth in the Face of Crisis discussing insights and strategies that can be integral in overcoming challenges to the hospitality and tourism industries of a travel destination.

The highlight of this year’s summit is the exclusive discussion with Richard Quest, CNN’s foremost international business correspondent and presenter of Quest Means Business, followed by a host of globally renowned destination marketers who will address the conference under a myriad of topics that will shed light under the above theme.

As hospitality brands around the world deal with the threat of natural disasters, terror attacks, political instability, outbreaks of diseases and other factors that can have a detrimental effect on tourism growth and stability, it has become vital to pioneer an effort to equip brands and destination marketers with the know-how, strategies and protocols that they need to manage different crises and overcome them. This year’s forum will draw on the insights of top global experts who have first-hand experience in driving sustainable growth, in the most challenging times.

Event details

  • Date: 23rd September 2019

  • Time: 8.30 am – 5.30 pm

  • Venue: Oak Room, Cinnamon Grand Colombo

  • Dress Code: Business Casual

  • Tickets: 1 to 2 ticket: LKR 20,000 | 3 to 4 tickets: LKR 18,500 | 5 or more tickets: LKR 17,000