Chimelong International Forum on Tourism Development

Date

16 October 2019 - 17 October 2019

Chimelong Ocean Kingdom, Hengqin
Zhuhai
China

Chimelong International Forum on Tourism Development

Zhuhai, China, 16-17 October 2019

 


More details to be announced.

  • Preliminary Programme
  • General Information Note

PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME

16 October

08:00 - 09:00              Registration

09:00 – 09:20             Opening Ceremony

09:20 - 09:30              Highlights of UNWTO/Chimelong collaboration (Video Clip produced by UNWTO)

Launch of the promotional video of the UNWTO/Chimelong initiative featuring the project activities conducted in Africa and Asia-Pacific.

Signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding between Chimelong and UNWTO

09:30 – 10:00              Group photo and Coffee break

10:00 - 10:30          Session I: Greater Bay Area Tourism Development This session will explore on-going tourism trends of the Greater Bay Area, with a particular reference on the tourism development of Hengqin.

10:30 – 12:00              Session II: Wildlife Conservation through Sustainable Tourism Development This session will address the topics for wildlife conservation with panel contribution by Member States and stakeholders from Africa and Asia-Pacific regions

12:00 – 14:30              Lunch (venue to be confirmed)

14:30 – 15:30              Session III: Destination practices - Africa

15:30 - 16:00              Coffee break

16:00 – 17:00              Session IV: Destination practices – Asia and the Pacific

 

17 October 

09:00 – 12:00         Session V: Media Relations and Communication on Wildlife Conservation

12:00 – 12:30              Closing session

 

Technical visit