Jun. 7 Jun. 8

09:15 - 09:30   Opening Remarks

Travel companies in China are vying for overseas supplier resources as the nation’s outbound tourism sector grows rapidly. The travel industry is being revolutionized, driven by technological advancement and consolidation, with enhancement in the connections between online and offline, domestic and overseas travel companies, and companies and consumers. Travel firms are increasingly focused on user experience and efficiency improvement brought about by innovative technologies following major acquisitions and mergers in the business. Technology applications and development of VR, AI, robots and others are on the rise in the integration and innovation of global tourism.

Speaker:
Charlie Li Charlie Li, CEO, TravelDaily
Mr. Charlie Li is the founding investor of TravelDaily.cn, China′s leading online publisher and event organizer focusing on distribution, marketing and technology developments in the travel and tourism industry. Prior to his role leading TravelDaily.cn, Mr. Charlie Li was the General Manager of E-Commerce Co., Ltd., China Southern Airlines for more than three years.

Mr. Charlie Li has over 20 years of experience in China′s airline and online travel industry. Prior to joining China Southern Airlines, he worked for eLong as the Senior Director of the Air Partner Service Group where he led product development and maintained key supplier relationship with major Chinese and international airlines. Mr. Charlie Li holds a BA degree from Shandong University, China and an Aviation MBA from Concordia University, Montreal, Canada.
Charlie Li will attend:
Sep. 13   9:15-9:30 AM Opening Remarks Sep. 13   9:30-10:05 AM CEO Talk

09:30 - 10:05   CEO Talk

 As an acquisition veteran for the Priceline Group, Mr. Glenn Fogel led the strategic acquisition of Booking.com, which has been driving Priceline’s robust growth for more than a decade. Now as CEO and president of the Priceline Group, where will Glenn lead the colossal enterprise towards? 

Speaker:
Glenn D. Fogel Glenn D. Fogel, CEO & President, The Priceline Group
Mr. Glenn D. Fogel is Chief Executive Officer and President of The Priceline Group, a position he has held since January 2017.

He previously served as The Priceline Group's Head of Worldwide Strategy and Planning, an office he has held since November 2010. He was also Executive Vice President, Corporate Development, a position he held since March 1, 2009, and was responsible for worldwide mergers, acquisitions and strategic alliances. Mr. Fogel joined The Priceline Group in February 2000.

Prior to that, he was a trader at a global asset management firm and prior to that was an investment banker specializing in the air transportation industry. Mr. Fogel is a member of the New York State Bar (retired).
Glenn D. Fogel will attend:
Sep. 13   9:30-10:05 AM CEO Talk
Moderated by:
Charlie Li Charlie Li, CEO, TravelDaily
Mr. Charlie Li is the founding investor of TravelDaily.cn, China′s leading online publisher and event organizer focusing on distribution, marketing and technology developments in the travel and tourism industry. Prior to his role leading TravelDaily.cn, Mr. Charlie Li was the General Manager of E-Commerce Co., Ltd., China Southern Airlines for more than three years.

Mr. Charlie Li has over 20 years of experience in China′s airline and online travel industry. Prior to joining China Southern Airlines, he worked for eLong as the Senior Director of the Air Partner Service Group where he led product development and maintained key supplier relationship with major Chinese and international airlines. Mr. Charlie Li holds a BA degree from Shandong University, China and an Aviation MBA from Concordia University, Montreal, Canada.
Charlie Li will attend:
Sep. 13   9:15-9:30 AM Opening Remarks Sep. 13   9:30-10:05 AM CEO Talk

10:05 - 10:30   Keynote

Ctrip’s International Strategies

Having dominated the domestic market, Ctrip is now ushering in its core strategies for internationalization in the next few years. As the company’s first female CEO, Ms. Jane Sun has made her way to the stage from behind the scene. How will she build a team committed to the globalization mission? How will she leverage Skyscanner and MakeMyTrip to deliver an international platform of Ctrip and maintain the company’s innovative spirit? 

Speaker:
Jane Jie Sun Jane Jie Sun, CEO, Ctrip.com
Jane Jie Sun serves as CEO and a member of the board of directors of Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (NASDAQ: CTRP) from November 2016. Prior to that, she was the Chief Operating Officer since May 2012 and Co-President since March 2015, and Chief Financial Officer from 2005 to 2012. Ms. Jane Jie Sun is well respected for her extensive experiences in operating and managing online travel businesses, mergers and acquisitions, and financial reporting and operations. During her tenure as the Chief Financial Officer of Ctrip, she won the Best CFO Award by Institutional Investor and Best CFO Award by CFO World. Prior to joining Ctrip, Ms. Jane Jie Sun worked as the head of the SEC and External Reporting Division of Applied Materials, Inc. since 1997. Prior to that, she worked with KPMG LLP as an audit manager in Silicon Valley, California for five years.

Ms. Jane Jie Sun is a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and State of California Certified Public Accountant. She received her bachelor’s degree from the business school of the University of Florida with high honors. She also attended Beijing University Law School and obtained her LLM degree.
Jane Jie Sun will attend:
Sep. 13   10:05-10:30 AM Keynote: Ctrip’s International Strategies

10:30 - 11:00   Munch, Meet and Mingle

11:00 - 11:45   CEO Talk

The Next Challenger

Ctrip’s dominance in China’s travel market does not mean that the firm can rest on its laurels. Technological innovation and changes in customer needs have made the industry an ever-evolving sector. For industry newcomers, how will they break through to the next level in the market? Where do their opportunities lie? 

Panelists:
Any Wu Any Wu, CEO, Tongcheng Tourism
Mr. Any Wu is CEO of Tongcheng Tourism. He has more than 10 years of experience in tourism and e-commerce industry. Under his leadership, Tongcheng Tourism has become China's leading online leisure travel player, ranking fifth on the annual top 20 China Tourism Groups list in 2016.

Tongcheng Tourism raised 6-billion-yuan in a strategic round backed by Wanda, CITIC Capital in July 2015. The company takes a leading position in attraction ticket booking and cruise. Tongcheng Tourism is actively developing outbound travel, domestic tours and short excursions.
Any Wu will attend:
Sep. 13   11:00-11:45 AM CEO Talk: The Next Challenger
Rayman Chen Rayman Chen, CEO & Co-Founder, Mafengwo.com
Rayman Chen, CEO & Co-Founder of Mafengwo.com, is a pioneer and advocate for independent travel and lifestyle in China, as well as an expert in Big Data and related applications. Mafengwo.com officially rolled out its commercial operations in 2010. Within five years the company has enrolled more than 100 million registered users, among which 80 million are mobile users. Mafengwo’s strategic decision to position itself as a service platform for independent travel has fueled its extraordinary growth in revenue.

With his extensive experience in search engines, semantic analysis, and Big Data, Rayman has created a unique business model on top of the Mafengwo platform, incorporating UGC (user-generated content), tourism Big Data with an independent travel e-commerce platform.
Rayman Chen will attend:
Sep. 13   11:00-11:45 AM CEO Talk: The Next Challenger
Ethan Zhu Ethan Zhu, Chief Commercial Officer, China, TripAdvisor
Ethan Zhu joined TripAdvisor in 2011 and is Chief Commercial Officer, China, leading strategy, partnerships and performance Ads for China. He is based in the company’s Beijing office.

Prior to joining TripAdvisor, Ethan was Business Development Director at PixelMedia, where he accumulated rich experiences in the online industry. In this role, he led the web and design agency’s business in North China and built up its AdNetwork platform across the Mainland to the company’s profit. In the earlier part of his career, Ethan also spent time in project management at China’s largest web portals Sina and Sohu.

Ethan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design from the University of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
Ethan Zhu will attend:
Sep. 13   11:00-11:45 AM CEO Talk: The Next Challenger
Moderated by:
Joseph Xia Joseph Xia, Founder & CEO, Yearth Group
Mr. Joseph Xia is Founder & CEO of Yearth Group. Mr. Joseph Xia co-founded Yearth in 2017. Yearth is the next-generation hospitality alliance that empowers independent hotels and small chains through technology and shared resources. By leveraging its loyalty program and digital marketing platform, Yearth can help alliance partner hotels increase direct bookings through a centralized channel, meanwhile allowing each hotel to retain its distinctive characteristics.

Mr. Joseph Xia has extensive experience in the hospitality and airline industry. In 2000, Mr. Joseph Xia joined Air China and accumulated his experience in the areas of ground operation, sales, revenue management, etc. In 2006, Mr. Joseph Xia joined Jin Jiang Inns as Revenue Management Manager and Deputy Director of Sales & Marketing, taking charge of revenue management, call center, frequent flyer program and sales, etc. Mr. Joseph Xia joined Shanghai Jin Jiang International E-Commerce Co., Ltd. as Vice President in Nov., 2010. He was is in charge of Sales & Marketing, internet product, BI and Big Data.

Mr. Joseph Xia holds a Bachelor degree from Civil Aviation University of China and an MBA degree from Fudan University School of Management. Mr. Joseph Xia is also a Visiting Lecturer of Travel & Tourism Department at Fudan University.
Joseph Xia will attend:
Sep. 13   11:00-11:45 AM CEO Talk: The Next Challenger

11:45 - 12:30   CEO Talk

Game Changer for Tour Operators

Having gone through cut-throat competitions in China's online travel business, OTAs are now targeting offline travel market and building their brick-and-mortar presence. On the other hand, tour operators like Utour and Caissa are also investing in online platforms to improve their customer acquisition. Will OTAs' foray into offline business be a game changer for the sector? What kind of transformation will this online-offline integration bring about?

Speaker:
Bin Feng Bin Feng, Chairman, Utour Group
Mr. Bin Feng has over 30 years of experience in tourism since 1984. Under his strong leadership, Utour Group was successfully listed in Shenzhen Stock Exchange as the first privately-owned tour operator in A-share stock market. He also focuses on new direction of tourism industry, and is actively expanding the business into sports industry, Internet industry, currency exchange, capital markets and other areas.
Bin Feng will attend:
Sep. 13   11:45-12:30 PM CEO Talk: Game Changer for Tour Operators
Ivan Huang Ivan Huang, President, i++ Travel Group
Ivan Huang is President of i++ Travel Group, and Founder of woqu.com & 66hao.com. In the travel industry, he has 10 years of professional experience in CTS as president of Mangocity.com and chairman of Qmango.com. Among this, he obtained thorough understanding of development mode and driven force of Internet based innovative businesses, e-commerce of tourism industry, acquired deep insight and abundant practices in overall trend of outbound travel of China. He received Bachelor of Economics from Shanghai University of Finance Economics, Master of Engineering from Xi'an Jiaotong University and MBA from CEIBS.
Ivan Huang will attend:
Sep. 13   11:45-12:30 PM CEO Talk: Game Changer for Tour Operators
Hellen Luo Hellen Luo, CEO, CYTS
Ms. Hellen Haijing Luo is Chief Executive Officer of CYTS aoyou.com, the high quality travel service platform of CYTS. Ms. Luo was Deputy General Manager of CYTS strategic investment center. She had also served as Deputy General Manager of CYTS resources procurement center. Prior to that, she was the supervisor of Wuzhen Tourism company. Ms. Luo is well respected for her expertise in managing online travel business and operating traditional tourism business transformation and upgrading.

Ms. Luo received her master's degree in Management from Renmin University of China.
Hellen Luo will attend:
Sep. 13   11:45-12:30 PM CEO Talk: Game Changer for Tour Operators
Jin Shi Jin Shi, President, Tempus Tour Group
Mr. Jin Shi is CEO of Shenzhen Tempus Tour Group and Chairman of Shenzhen Joy Tour Group. He has been engaged in the tourism business for more than 23 years with rich experience and unique vision on the industry.

Mr. Jin Shi devotes himself to integrating the power of tourism industries and building a complete industry chain of travel service. At present, the company’s goal of building 10,000 offline stores is in steady progress.
Jin Shi will attend:
Sep. 13   11:45-12:30 PM CEO Talk: Game Changer for Tour Operators
Moderated by:
Dongjie Guo Dongjie Guo, Chairman & CEO, Huayuan International Travel
Mr. Dongjie Guo is Chairman & CEO of Huayuan International Travel.

Mr. Dongjie Guo joined Ctrip as Senior Vice President in 2008 and was the Chairman of the Board of Shanghai Ctrip International Travel Service Co., Ltd., since September 2012. In this role, Mr. Guo was responsible for managing and developing Ctrip’s package vacation business and he had achieved considerable success.

Mr. Guo was the Executive Director of both the China Association of Travel Services and the Cross-Straits Tourism Exchange Association and was also selected by the Beijing International Studies University as special researcher in its Tourism Research Institute.

Prior to joining Ctrip, Mr. Guo spent 20 years working in the travel industry. In 1988, he began working at Beijing Youth Travel Service Co., Ltd., where he spent ten years developing his knowledge and management skills. He then became President of China Comfort Travel Group Co. in 1998 and was responsible for managing all aspects of the business. In 2007, Mr. Guo was appointed General Manager of Marketing by the Beijing Tourism Group.

With his ample experience and profound insight into the industry, Mr. Guo has made remarkable contributions to the development of the Chinese travel industry.
Dongjie Guo will attend:
Sep. 13   11:45-12:30 PM CEO Talk: Game Changer for Tour Operators

12:30 - 14:00   Lunch and Midday Break

14:00 - 14:30   CEO Talk

Huazhu Hotels Group is not just a leading mid-scale and budget hotel company in China, but also the only major Chinese hotel group listed on Nasdaq. The company has been upgrading its accommodation products in recent years and investing in new segments such as apartment leasing, shared workspace, and bicycle rentals. How is Huazhu leading this technology-driven industry transformation? 

Speaker:
Jenny Zhang Jenny Zhang, CEO, HUAZHU Hotels Group
Since May 2015, Ms. Jenny Zhang has served as Chief Executive Officer of HUAZHU Hotels Group Ltd. She has joined HUAZHU as Chief Financial Officer since March 2008, ever held the position of Chairman in January 2015. With the perspective on globalization, she leads HUAZHU’s rapid development and implementation of multi-brand strategy to maintain a leading position in the hotel industry.

Jenny received her master degree of Business and Administration from Harvard Business School. She has more than 10 years of working experiences of financial management in multinational enterprises.

HUAZHU Hotels Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: HTHT) is a leading and fast-growing multi-brand hotel group in China, owning more than 3,000 hotels across over 360 cities with 60,000 employees. The upgraded Loyalty Program, HUAZHU Rewards, with over 80 million members, promises a fun and quality trip by comprehensive services covering accommodation, transportation, shopping, etc.
Jenny Zhang will attend:
Sep. 13   2:00-2:30 PM CEO Talk
Moderated by:
Joseph Wang Joseph Wang, Chief Commercial Officer, TravelDaily
Mr. Joseph Wang joined TravelDaily.cn as the Chief Commercial Officer in Sept, 2014. Prior to that, he was the Senior Director of Hotel Business Unit Qunar.com from 2009, focusing on Hotel Direct Sales. He used to work for China Mobile 12580 as the Director of Hotel Business, focusing on hotel supplier partnership management and customer service. From 1999 to 2007, Mr. Joseph Wang worked at eLong.com, in charge of hotel market management. Mr. Joseph Wang was invited by several universities as visiting professor and tutor, also invited by Chinese Tourism Hotel Association, China Meetings Industry Alliance and several other industry organizations as VIP speaker.
Joseph Wang will attend:
Sep. 13   2:00-2:30 PM CEO Talk

14:30 - 14:55   Keynote

How to Build a China-Style Unique Homestay Product?

Tujia has further strengthened its foothold in China’s homestay and short-term rental market after its acquisition of Mayi.com and the homestay business of Ctrip and Qunar. But it still faces competition from domestic and international rivals like Airbnb. As Chinese consumers have yet to cultivate their purchase habits for homestay and short-term rental, how will Tujia foster China-style homestay service?

Speaker:
Justin Luo Justin Luo, Co-founder & CEO, Tujia
Mr. Justin Luo is Co-founder & CEO of Tujia.com. He had served as CRIC’s co-president since October 2009. Mr. Luo had served as the general manager of Shanghai SINA Leju since December 2007. Before joining SINA, Mr. Luo was a director of Unified Communications Business for Greater China Region at Cisco Systems (China) Networking Technology Co., Ltd.
Justin Luo will attend:
Sep. 13   2:30-2:55 PM Keynote: How to Build a China-Style Unique Homestay Product?

14:55 - 15:20   Keynote

Digital Trends Transforming Travel in China

Nowhere is digital reshaping the travel industry more than China.  In this talk we'll discuss how digital innovations are changing travel and especially the hotel industry.

Speaker:
Billy Turchin Billy Turchin, Vice President, Digital & Voice, Greater China, IHG
Dedicated to championing the customer experience, Billy Turchin leads IHG’s Greater China Digital Ecosystem. This includes programmatic marketing, performance marketing, social, branded websites, in-hotel digital enablement and the award winning IHG mobile app. Placing the customer at the heart of his business has enabled Billy to lead global and regional teams in developing and enhancing the digital and on-property customer experience, all while increasing demand and direct revenue for IHG brand hotel owners and operators.

Prior to Billy’s several roles at IHG, he worked at Oracle and other companies where he gained a broad spectrum of experience across digital, pricing, CRM and marketing.
Billy Turchin will attend:
Sep. 13   2:55-3:20 PM Keynote: Digital Trends Transforming Travel in China

15:20 - 15:45   Keynote

Internet Innovation Facilitating Travel Industry and Redefining Travel Experience

Through the Internet Big Data generated from its more than 200 million Fliggy users and over 500 million Alibaba users, Fliggy is able to apprehend the needs of its users and present the online travel industry a series of innovations, such as allowing customers with high
credit rating to reserve hotel rooms without paying a deposit and to enjoy express check-out
service, building online visa application with graph text recognition technology and Internet process. Fliggy as a platform wants to leverage more advanced technologies and facilitate the travel industry with high-efficiency connection between consumers and enterprises.

Speaker:
Shaohua Li Shaohua Li, President, Fliggy
Mr. Shaohua Li joined Alibaba Group in 2011 as General Manager of Travel BU in Alipay. Prior to that, Mr. Shaohua Li had been working in airline companies for years and accumulated abundant experiences in E-commerce area of the travel industry. Mr. Shaohua Li comes from a technical background and has profound understanding on how to bring new technology and new ideas to market.
During his service at Alipay, Mr. Shaohua Li and his team built a revamped overall payment solution system specialized in travel business, expanded Alipay's business scope in travel industry to include offline payment, and championed several innovative mobile internet projects. The team's work successively helped Alipay transform its business into a B2C-based model in travel industry.
In April 2013, Mr. Shaohua Li was nominated as General Manager of Travel BU in Alibaba Group. The Travel BU has been upgraded into Travel Business Group and Alitrip was its new brand. On October 28, 2016, Alitrip was officially renamed Fliggy.
Shaohua Li will attend:
Sep. 13   3:20-3:45 PM Keynote: Internet Innovation Facilitating Travel Industry and Redefining Travel Experience

15:45 - 16:15   Munch, Meet and Mingle

16:15 - 16:40   Keynote

Take Your Travel Business to Next Level in the Mobile World

In this ever changing mobile world with loads of information and where consumers have full control of what content to consume, companies that can find a profitable niche and take a step up on pursuing people first marketing strategy will be able to thrive. Despite the competition, there is always room for innovation, especially in such a varied and large market as travel.  Join us and listen to Jayne Leung, VP of Facebook Greater China,  who will unveil the power of people-based marketing for global travel businesses,  how to adopt the latest technology and solutions to reach the right target around the world, build brand, drive sales and embrace long-term true value.

Speaker:
Jayne Leung Jayne Leung, President, Greater China, Facebook
Jayne Leung is President of Greater China at Facebook, responsible for the advertising business in the region. She joined Facebook from the Rubicon Project, where she served the California-based company to build out their first Asia operation. Prior to that Jayne was with DoubleClick/Google as the APAC Head of New Media Sales.
Jayne Leung will attend:
Sep. 13   4:15-4:40 PM Keynote: Take Your Travel Business to Next Level in the Mobile World

16:40 - 17:25   Executive Roundtable

Airline Distribution——From GDS to OTA, Metasearch and Platform Model, What’s Next?

The year 2016 was an eventful one for airline distribution: Lufthansa had introduced a Distribution Cost Charge (DCC) for bookings made via a GDS and launched direct connection between airline distributors and corporate clients. The Chinese airline companies have rolled out direct booking initiatives to boost their direct sales. What will be the changes this year in airline distribution? What distribution model will be dominant in the future?

Panelists:
Guoxiang Wu Guoxiang Wu, SVP, Marketing Division, China Southern Airlines
Mr. Guoxiang Wu became SVP of the Marketing Division of China Southern Airlines in September last year. Since joining the company in 1997, Mr. Guoxiang Wu has taken various management roles with China Southern Airlines, including President of the Japan Branch and Vice President in Hubei. Prior to these postings, Mr. Guoxiang Wu held a number of marketing roles and flight scheduling positions with China Southern Airlines.

Mr. Guoxiang Wu holds a bachelor degree in computer science from Civil Aviation University of China and a master degree in business administration from Beihang University.
Guoxiang Wu will attend:
Sep. 13   4:40-5:25 PM Executive Roundtable: Airline Distribution——From GDS to OTA, Metasearch and Platform Model, What’s Next?
Wuan Zhang Wuan Zhang, Vice President, Spring Airlines
Mr. Wuan Zhang is the Vice President and Spokesman of Spring Airlines. Previously he was the General Manager of online business with Spring Travel and Head of CEO Office, General Manager of Marketing and Assistant President with Spring Airlines. Mr. Zhang holds a Master degree and is now pursuing his Doctor degree in business administration. He also studied at Shanghai Jiaotong University, Donghua University, and Fudan University.
Wuan Zhang will attend:
Sep. 13   4:40-5:25 PM Executive Roundtable: Airline Distribution——From GDS to OTA, Metasearch and Platform Model, What’s Next?
Morton Huang Morton Huang, Founder & CEO, Yiqifei.com
Mr. Morton Huang is the founder and chief executive officer of Yiqifei Travel (Yiqifei.com), who dedicates himself to promoting the development of online travel service. As one of the leading companies in international travel service industry, Yiqifei Travel has focused on international air-ticket booking service for more than thirteen years.

Mr. Morton Huang graduated from Civil Aviation University of China. He once worked for China Southern Airlines Company Ltd., and China Travel Service (HK ) Group Cooperation. In 2003, Mr. Morton Huang set up Guangzhou CAS Air Service Ltd., and also in this year, he built up the brand “Yiqifei”. In 2005, Yiqifei issued the first BSP international e-ticket in China. So far, Yiqifei Travel dedicates to serve the customers with the goal of “Being the most trusted international travel platform by Chinese around the world”.
Morton Huang will attend:
Sep. 13   4:40-5:25 PM Executive Roundtable: Airline Distribution——From GDS to OTA, Metasearch and Platform Model, What’s Next?
Ming Foong Ming Foong, Managing Director, Greater China & Online Business Group Asia Pacific, Travelport
Mr. Ming Foong leads the Greater China business as well as Online Business Group across APAC for Travelport, driving strategic focus for Travelport’s key markets and online customer channels. Mr. Ming Foong joined Travelport in 2012 and had extensive digital marketing and e-commerce background with roles in eBay, MSN and Bing.
Ming Foong will attend:
Sep. 13   4:40-5:25 PM Executive Roundtable: Airline Distribution——From GDS to OTA, Metasearch and Platform Model, What’s Next?
George Zhang George Zhang, Founder & CEO, iGola
George Zhang founded iGola.com in Guangzhou, 2014. iGola is an innovative and smart one with facilitated bookings, which helps travelers solve problems in language, currency, etc. when they are booking international flights. After graduating from South China University of Technology and working many years for companies such as Unisys, Cisco Systems, HDS, Google and Dimension Data, which required him to travel around the world for business, George fully understanding the pains of the international travelers, and decided to start iGola. Through iGola, George wishes to empower the travelers all around the world to spend less time in front of a computer and more time exploring the world.
George Zhang will attend:
Sep. 13   4:40-5:25 PM Executive Roundtable: Airline Distribution——From GDS to OTA, Metasearch and Platform Model, What’s Next?
Moderated by:
Phil Zhou Phil Zhou, Travel Industry Lead, China, Accenture
Phil Zhou is Travel Industry Lead, China at Accenture, with over 20 years of experience in Chinese airline and 8 Years' in consulting experience. He focuses on Airline commercial, especially sales and marketing strategy setting and operation model design, sales and distribution, pricing and revenue, loyalty management, E-commerce, market planning and product development etc. Prior to his role at Accenture, Phil worked at China Eastern from 1995 to 2009 and at IBM GBS from 2010 to 2014.
Phil Zhou will attend:
Sep. 13   4:40-5:25 PM Executive Roundtable: Airline Distribution——From GDS to OTA, Metasearch and Platform Model, What’s Next?

17:25 - 18:10   Tripshow Video Marketing Competition

Video is the most vivid and powerful platform to share the experience of travel, and its ability to inspire and reach people on an emotional level makes it a valuable tool for tourism marketing. That’s why TravelDaily and Dragon Trail Interactive are launching the 2017 Tripshow Video Marketing Competition to find the best, most innovative travel video of the year. Click here to view more information  >>

Panel of Judges:
Tony Ma Tony Ma, Chairman & President, SUNMEI GROUP
Tony Ma is Chairman and President of SUNMEI GROUP, an innovator and practitioner in China's lodging industry. Ma has created a service chain encompassing accommodation, tourism and lifestyle industries. Ma also initiated many advanced product concepts and continues to lead the franchised service industry’s upgrade and development.
Tony Ma will attend:
Sep. 13   5:25-6:10 PM Tripshow Video Marketing Competition
Tony Liu Tony Liu, Chairman & Chief Creative Officer, M&C Saatchi aeiou
Tony Liu studied Design in UK as well as Architecture and Advertising in the USA. He has 30-year experience in advertising and had assumed the posts of Executive Creative Director in several international networks such as Grey China、BBDO Greater China & Ogilvy Shanghai. In 2003, Tony founded aeiou.

Tony is one of the 25 creative people to receive the Creative Achievement Award for Asia Pacific Region from the New York Festival.

In 2013, M&C Saatchi acquired aeiou, changing its company name to M&C Saatchi aeiou, to be responsible for all its business in the Greater China area. M&C Saatchi is the largest independent advertising network in the world, listed in London Stocks Exchange.

Tony’s design works are collected by the Museum of Modern Art in The United States, and his advertising works have won almost all the international advertising awards. Tony's work is published by Thames&Hudson London and New York in "CREATIVE ADVERTISING- IDEAS AND TECHNIQUES FROM THE WORLD'S BEST CAMPAIGNS".

Tony has also served as judge in many international & domestic advertising awards, He is also Visiting Professor at Nanjing University, Master Tutor at Zhejiang University.
Tony Liu will attend:
Sep. 13   5:25-6:10 PM Tripshow Video Marketing Competition
Jennifer Lee Jennifer Lee, CBO, Tujia
Jennifer Lee is CBO of Tujia. She has 16 years of experience in the internet industry with strong insights and expertise. She joined Ctrip in 2001 and had worked in various departments including customer service, operation management and business cooperation. She was promoted as CEO of the Homestay BU in 2016. The BU achieved double-digit growth in one year. Jennifer was promoted as CBO of Tujia in 2017.
Jennifer Lee will attend:
Sep. 13   5:25-6:10 PM Tripshow Video Marketing Competition
Roy Graff Roy Graff, Managing Director Europe Africa and Middle East (EMEA), Dragon Trail Interactive
Roy Graff is Managing Director Europe Africa and Middle East (EMEA) of Dragon Trail Interactive. Roy Graff brings over 20 years of experience working in and with China in the tourism, hospitality, luxury retail and digital marketing sectors, where he held a series of executive roles in business development, marketing, distribution, sales and e-commerce. Roy is the author of the book “China, the Future of Travel” published in 2015 and frequently serves as a media commentator and public speaker at leading travel and tourism conferences.

Prior to joining Dragon Trail, Roy has provided strategic advice and market entry support, as MD of ChinaContact which he founded in 2005, to some of the most trusted travel organisations including Skyscanner, VisitBritain, PromPeru, Eurostar, Tourism Ireland, Peninsula Hotels and Resorts among many others. In the early 2000s he spearheaded Gullivers Travel Associate’s development of the independent travel business in China in the early days of Chinese outbound tourism.
Roy Graff will attend:
Sep. 13   5:25-6:10 PM Tripshow Video Marketing Competition
Ryan Tsui Ryan Tsui, Co-Founder, SHOTS AROUND
Ryan Tsui is Co-Founder of SHOTS AROUND, a premium visual content provider focusing on hotel industry.

Ryan Tsui has over 10 years of experience in advertising as an art-base creative director before SHOTS AROUND, he worked for M&C Saatchi, Saatchi & Saatchi, Ogilvy, Publicis and Dentsu. His clients include Peninsula, InterContinental, Mercedes, China Eastern Business Jet.
Ryan Tsui will attend:
Sep. 13   5:25-6:10 PM Tripshow Video Marketing Competition

18:40 - 20:30   Dinner Reception

Jun. 7 Jun. 8

Note:

1) Chinese - English simultaneous interpretation would be available on site.

2) All conference information (including program, speakers, etc.) is subject to change without notice.

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