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Keynote Panel: Experiencing Sustainability: Tourism As An Opportunity For Destinations - The Wise Dodo In Mauritius

Category
Deep Dive Sessions

Date
March 5, 2020

Time
11:00 - 11:45

Location
CityCube Berlin, Cube Club

  • The Wise Dodo Mauritius pilot project: Innovative sustainable product development that inspires tourists and addresses local social and environmental challenges
  • Paradigm shift in tourism: positive influence of travel vs. reduction of negative impacts - from the ecological footprint to the handprint
  • Sustainability thought positively: experience and enthusiasm instead of renunciation and avoidance.
  • With united forces to the goal: unprecedented cooperation of tour operators, hotel industry, destination agencies and politics
Keynote Speakers:

Sören Hartmann, CEO, DER Touristik Group, Member of the Management Board, REWE Group

Hon. G.P. Lesjongard, Minister of Tourism, Mauritius

Moderated by:

Andreas Koch, Managing Director, blueContec

Panel guests:

Arvind Bundhun, Director, Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA)

Jörn Krausser, Director Product Management, Indian Ocean & Asia, DER Touristik Germany

Deyna Marianen, Commercial and Project Manager, Mautourco Ltd

Daren Moodely, Project Coordinator, Sus-Island Mauritius project, Mauritius Tourism Authority (MTA)