GATHERING GLOBAL TOURISM INNOVATORS
ONLINE EDITION - NEW DATE
30th September, 2020
WHAT IS THE LISBON TOURISM SUMMIT?
The Lisbon Tourism Summit is now more relevant than ever.
Covid-19 pandemic has been impacting the tourism sector in an unforeseen way, calling for urgent adaptation and innovation. So, Lisbon Tourism Summit has reinvented itself, in an online format, bringing together international experts and tourism professionals to debate on the biggest trends of the sector.
Welcome to the annual event dedicated to the tourism industry and its latest innovations.
What is impacting the tourism and travel industry nowadays?
The 2020 edition of the Lisbon Tourism Summit will focus on Sustainable Tourism and will cover the following topics:
Circular Economy Models and Energy Efficiency
Mobility & Seamless Travel Experience
Big Data & AI
transforming the Tourism Industry
Master your skills in the field of business innovation, circular economy models implementation and data science related to tourism, and find out initiatives for community engagement.
How to engage the local community and integrate inclusion practices
28Sep | 3pm
by Joana Paula Silva (CEO Founder of Varina Community-based Tourism Project)
VARINA is a community-based tourism initiative focused on the development of the fishing villages located in the south bay of the Tagus River – Trafaria and Costa da Caparica.
By walking or by bicycle, this social company is creating and implementing touristic experiences with a local social impact, based in a very strong collaboration with the community, involving them in every single activity. Empowering communities through tourism is its main purpose and topic of the workshop.
Adapting your business model to the new circular economy
28Sep | 6pm
by Meg Pagani (Founder at Impacton.org)
The journey towards sustainability and Circular Economy is about transition and adaptation. Join this workshop to explore how to transform your current business model to move towards a 100% circular and sustainable model
Data Science for Tourism Professionals
29Sep | 3pm
by Nuno Miguel da Conceicao Antonio (ITBASE/Wareguest CTO and Nova IMS Invited Assistant Professor)
Find out how some tourism organizations already use business analysis and data science to gain a competitive advantage and what resources tourism organizations need to extract insights from data and become data-driven organizations.
Business Innovation Tools
29Sep | 6pm
by Daniela Basilio (Senior Innovation Expert at Beta-i)
In today’s pandemic time, Tourism environment and tourists behavior and priorities are growingly changing. Travel experience might not be the same again, as new and old needs arise, being an opportunity for businesses to re-think while adapting, to the new normal. In this workshop we will share innovation tools that can be used to support our understanding of our shifting world.
WHO IS THE LISBON TOURISM SUMMIT FOR?
The Lisbon Tourism Summit is for tourism industry professionals, experts, entrepreneurs or students in the field of travel, hospitality, entertainment, leisure tourism activities, and travel tech startups seeking to meet and cooperate with leading organisations in the tourism sector .
Director of Innovation at ANA Aeroportos
Head of Product at Greenpact.eu
CEO Martinhal Resorts & United Lisbon International School
Innovation Expert Leader at Beta-i
Manager at YGroup Companies
Director for Sustainable Development of Tourism UNWTO
CEO/Executive Director at European Travel Commission
Felipe Ávila da Costa
Co-founder & CEO Infraspeak
Board Member at Turism of Portugal
CEO of Tranquil City
Communications and Digital Manager at Unicre
Joana Paula Silva
CEO Founder of Varina Community-based Tourism Project
Founder UnSchools.co, DisruptDesign.co & COproject.co. Professional Sustainability Provocateur. 2016 UN Environment Champion of the Earth for science and innovation
President of Turismo de Portugal
Director Tech Sales & AI Ambassador at Microsoft
Cofounder & Head of Innovation
CEO at Slavic Monsters
Executive Director. NOVA Hospitality & Tourism Platform
Founder at Impacton.org
ITBASE/Wareguest CTO and Nova IMS Invited Assistant Professor
CEO at Cloud Guide
Paulo Zacarias Gomes
Journalist Exame | Visão
President at Turismo Centro de Portugal
Pedro Rocha Vieira
Co-founder and CEO of Beta-i
Pedro São Simão
Member of the Board of the Association and Coordinator of the Portuguese Pact for Plastics
Quality, Environment and Safety Manager at Neya Hotels
B2B Analytics Team Lead at NOS
Rita Marques TBC
Secretary of State for Tourism
Executive Director at NEST
CEO & Co-founder at HiJiffy
Founder & CEO at CityCheck and KuizTime
More Coming Soon
Do you have an idea, a project or an established company? Come to our hands-on workshops to explore useful tools and discover new ways to make your business more sustainable and customer-centered.
As in every edition, the Summit will host the Journey Demo Day! You will meet the finalists startups that were selected to develop pilot projects with the corporate partners.
CloudGuide offers a sightseeing app to guide and engage the visitors at tourist attractions. It unites all the tourist attractions in a single app with official content, creating a long-lasting experience for the visitor and boosting engagement with the site. The visitor uses CloudGuide before the visit to make it easier to plan, during the visit to enjoy it and after the visit to make it more memorable.
With a swipe of a finger, holler.live allows millions of people to express their opinion simultaneously, in a fun, easy and universally understandable way. The tourism sector’s revenue is more and more directly tied to the “star ratings” and reviews of the various intermediary platforms. Holler can enable any company in the Tourism sector to have its own real-time customer sentiment solution, covering the entire customer journey.
QueueOne is a virtual queue management system that businesses can use to provide virtual queuing solution to customers. The solution provides a SaaS platform where you can define and manage your queues. End-Users can also join the queue and be virtually positioned in the queue while they engage in some other activities.
Dataflow is a data analysis suite that enables predictive analytics with external databases and have automation features. It includes a data integration layer, in which data is normalised and serves as the basis for interaction with the best data mining, advanced statistics, machine learning techniques, and intuitive graphical representation.
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