COTTM Online Forum | Conference Programme, 13th Aug 2020


Innovation and Reconstruction:

The Online Forum on China Outbound Travel and Tourism Recovery

Date & Time

14:00-17:10, Thursday, 13th August, 2020 

Conference Programme

Moderator:  Susan Li, Director of Content, Travel Marketing Watch

14:00 - 14:10 

Welcome Address from the Organiser

Speaker: Qing Qinghui, COTTM China Representative

14:10 - 14:25 

Keynote Speech: "What to Give up and What to Pursue" Under the New Normal of Outbound Travel

Speaker: Dai Bin, the President of China Tourism Academy (CTA) and Director of National Culture and Tourism Ministry Data Centre   

14:25 - 14:40 

Presentation: Regaining Confidence and Forging Ahead Like a Gigantic Ship Breaking Through Winds and Waves

Speaker: Liu Zinan, Chairman of Royal Caribbean Cruises - Asia 

14:40 - 14:55 

Presentation: Changes of the Outbound Tourism in the Post-COVID-19 Era

Speaker: Guo Ming, President of HHtravel

14:55 - 15:10 

Presentation: Keeping Cultivation and Waiting for the Market to Return

Speaker: Jiang Hao, Deputy General Manager of Hainan Regional Headquarter of China Tourism Group 

15:10 - 15:25 

Presentation: New Trends of Tourism and Countermeasures Under the Epidemic Situation

Speaker: Chen Yao, China Marketing Manager of Robinson Club Maldives    

15:25 - 16:10 

Panel Discussion: The Outbound Travel Indsutry is Recovering in the Process of Innovation and Reconstruction 

Moderator: Susan Li, Director of Content, Travel Marketing Watch


Pan Bo, Vice President of HUACHENG International Travel and General Manager of Beijing Branch

Liu Tingting, Sales General Manager of Tourism of

Juliana Kua, Chief Representative and Director of Greater China, Singapore Tourism Board

Maggie Li, General Manager of CAISSA SUNHO International Travel Service Co., Ltd

George Cao, CEO of Dragon Trail

16:10 - 16:25


Prof Kaye Chon, Dean and Chair Professor of School of Hotel and Tourism Management, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Georg Arlt FRGS FRAS, Founder of COTRI

16:25 - 16:50 

Presentation: Keeping the Initial Ambition---Welcome to Czech Republic in the Post COVID-19 Era 

Speaker: Lukáš Pokorný, Director of China Office of Czech Tourism

16:50 - 17:05 

Presentation: The COVID-19 Never Changes the Paradise of Seychelles

Speaker: Li Huanhuan, Senior Marketing Executive, Seychelles Tourism Board

17:05 - 17:10 

"Travel Marketing Watch” Announcing the Launch of Longyao Award – Special Presenting for Epidemic Marketing of the Tourism Industry