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3rd EDITION: GENDER EQUALITY IN TOURISM: Female Leadership in Travel Technology – why not?

Category
Convention Awards

Date
March 5, 2020

Time
13:00 - 13:30

Location
Palais am Funkturm, ITB Convention Awards

  • Which obstacles prevent women from becoming leaders in travel technology?
  • What is necessary to make women confident that they are capable of tackling tech jobs in the tourism industry?
  • What kind of support is really necessary to overcome the gender gap?
  • Which tips can successful female industry leaders give to their peers?
  • Which best business practices can be named and how to handle regional differences?

Moderated by:

Prof. Dr. Claudia Brözel, Lecturer, University of Sustainable Development Eberswalde/University of Sustainable Development / Department of Sustainable Economy/Faculty of Sustainable Business Administration

Panel guests:

Cara Frank, Vice President of Marketing

Roxane Kaempf, Innovation, Agile & Design Thinking Coach, Belgium

Anna Kofoed, Senior Vice President, Retail for Northern, Eastern, Central and Southern Europe, Amadeus

Nicole Scott, Founder, Mobile Geeks

Speaker:

Traci Mercer, Senior Vice President, Global Lodging Ground & Sea, Sabre Travel Network

Chiara Quaia, Vice President Business Developments Travel, Master Card

Welcome note & Introduction:

Rika Jean-Francois, CSR Commissioner, ITB Berlin