Program 2018
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24th October

Symposium & Semi-Final Competition

Official Opening

Opening notes
Saba Kiknadze   & Gela Suli    Founders
Welcome Speech George Kobulia
Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia
Welcome Speech Giorgi Chogovadze 
Head of Georgian National Tourism Administration
Welcome Speech Beka Jakeli
UNWTO
Welcome Speech Nancy Smith
CBC Foundation
Disruptors Welcome Richard McAniff
President of Steller, Former Executive VP of Microsoft and Samsung
                                                                                                                                                      

Panel 1 – Industry Challenges & Opportunities

Industry Giants and Innovations Richard McAniff
President of Steller, Former Executive VP of Microsoft and Samsung
Innovations, as a Key to Success
TMiitch Walley
Founder & President of Time and Place, Senior Counselor for APCO
Responsible Tourism and the Role
of Industry Start-Ups
Kelley Louise  Founder Moste Inc.
Welcome Speech Dawn Drew   
UNWTO
  Q&A -  
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Program 2018
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25th October

Symposium & Semi-Final Competition

Panel 2 – Industry Trends and Solutions

DB Corporate Accelerator; How Industry Innovates Within
Darren Cooper 
Head of Skydeck, DB Systel
Technologies of Remote and Distributive Learning in Industry Mike Hampton
Dean, FIU School of Hospitality Industry
Startups Intellectual Property Issues
Scott Popma
Partner of Ballast IP Law, Founder of Ballast IP Capital
Role of Disruptors in Industry Growth Scott Wayne
President of SW Assosciates
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Panel 3 – Industry Trends and Solutions

Opening notes
Jan Rosenbom
Founders
Welcome Speech Kei Hareyama 
Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia
Welcome Speech Yrjo Ojasaar
Head of Georgian National Tourism Administration
Welcome Speech Nick Easen UNWTO
  Q&A -  
  Daily Video